OBITUARIES : BRIAN GARFIELD, 1939 - 2018
Novelist Brian Garfield, whose murderous vigilante classic "Death Wish" launched a film franchise starring Charles Bronson, has died at age 79.
Garfield died Dec. 29 at his home in Pasadena, literary agent Judy Coppage said Monday.
A New York City native who grew up in Arizona, Garfield wrote dozens of books in a variety of genres, from thrillers to war stories, and his worldwide sales topped 20 million copies.
Many of his works were adapted into feature films and television mo...