Tom Wolfe, journalist and author of Bonfire of the Vanities, dies aged 88

posted on 16 May 2018


Tom Wolfe, the essayist, journalist and author of bestselling books including The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test and Bonfire of the Vanities, has died in New York at the age of 88.

Wolfe died in a Manhattan hospital on Monday, his agent confirmed on Tuesday. He had been hospitalised with an infection.

Read the full article on this link to The Guardian