- Name: Peter Straub
- Born: 03/02/1943 (77 years old)
- Occupation: Novelist, poet
- Website: http://www.peterstraub.net
Peter Francis Straub (//; born March 2, 1943) is an American novelist and poet. He has written numerous horror and supernatural fiction novels, including Julia and Ghost Story, as well as The Talisman, which he co-wrote with Stephen King. Straub has received such literary honors as the Bram Stoker Award, World Fantasy Award, and International Horror Guild Award.
Birth Name: Peter Francis Straub
Awards: Bram Stoker Award, World Fantasy Award, and International Horror Guild Award
School: (B.A., 1965), (M.A., 1966)
Birth Place: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.