Juliet Johnson told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Adams died on Christmas Eve. The website for Watership Down Enterprises, the entity that manages the rights to Adams's works, also issued a statement announcing his death.
Richard Adams wrote the world-famous story of a group of young rabbits escaping from their doomed warren, set in the Hampshire countryside. The book won the Carnegie Medal for children's fiction in 1972 - the first year it was publiched, despite having first been rejected by four publishers and three writer's agencies.
Eventually, his daughters encouraged him to put the tale down on paper, and the literary debut became a best-seller.
Born on 9 May 1920, Adams did not begin writing until he was in his 50s and working for the civil service.
"You needn't worry about them", said his companion. The author said the storyline had its roots in tales he related during long auto trips to his two young daughters, who urged him to write them down.
He wrote many other novels about his childhood and youth, as well as about a period serving in the army in wartime. During World War II he served in Palestine, multiple countries in Europe as well as the Far East but saw no direct action against either the Germans or the Japanese.
"I am very happy here - it is a big club with lots of supporters and it is a fantastic club to achieve big things with". But when Moussa Sissoko came on for Mousa Dembélé after 62 minutes he made an instant impact with powerful runs forward.
Luis Felipe Puente, head of national emergency services, said the number of injuries could rise in the approaching hours. The city's San Pablito Market saw another series of explosions in 2005, when fireworks exploded in the market's stalls.
Its growth came from births, as well as immigrants who moved to Iowa from other countries, the Census Bureau data shows. Approximately 19,000 people moved to Idaho from states within the USA and overseas between mid-2015 and mid-2016.
US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power said that "continued settlement building undermines Israel's security". The Obama administration abstained from a Friday vote on the resolution instead of vetoing it.
Rookie RB Kenneth Dixon has been gaining a larger role, carrying 45 times for 220 yards (4.9-yard average) in the past five games. Nothing more out there for us than to have a chance at the division against the rival team. "But we feel like we're up to it".
A blast struck the Tultepec fireworks market in September 2005 just before independence day celebrations, injuring many people. Officials have not yet announced a cause for the explosion, which destroyed most of the market's 300 stalls.
Dirty Chimney: Most chimney fires are caused by the buildup of creosote, a highly combustible by-product of burning wood. Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day are the top four days for home candle fires.
He's completed 71.4 percent of his passes during Green Bay's five-game winning streak, for 11 touchdowns and no interceptions. Both meetings in the regular season came down to the last play and rested on the foot of Green Bay kicker Ryan Longwell.
Zaha, 24, reacted furiously to the jibe and had to be restrained by Palace staff and shepherded down the tunnel. Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce is reportedly keen on Sunderland duo Jermain Defoe and Lamine Kone.
The passengers were impressed, saying the crew flew into action, and doctors and nurses helped, fellow passengers. After her flight landed, Fisher was rushed to an area hospital and put on a ventilator.
Should rates continue to rise through 2017, it is expected to put a damper on home sales, especially for first-time home buyers. The U.S. central bank last week raised its benchmark federal-funds rate for just the second time since the 2007-09 recession.
Unexploded bombs commonly have been found in many cities around Germany but people have been killed by these type of bombs. More than 20,000 people were evacuated from their homes in Dortmund in 2014 after the discovery of a 4,000-pound bomb.
Soon after, the referees inexplicably un-ejected him, and summoned him back from the locker room. "That was a weird sequence". Angry Boogie and National Basketball Association officiating are good for the blowhard business.
The basic version of the flagship may sport a 5.1-inch curved display and the Galaxy S8 Plus will have a 6-inch curved display . The Galaxy S8 is shaping up to be a handset that will make a number of technological leaps forward for Samsung .
Earlier this week, we reported that former reality star Lisa Marie Naegle was murdered in horrifically brutal fashion. Lisa appeared on E!'s Bridalplasty in 2010, in which she underwent plastic surgery to prepare for her dream wedding.
Mechanicsville Baptist Church will hold a precepts Bible study of the Sermon on the Mount beginning Tuesday, Jan. 17. Nazareth Baptist Church will hold a Christmas morning service at 10 a.m. with a skit for church members and friends.
Pedro completed the tally in the last minute. "In the end we had to be patient against a well-organised West Brom side". We proved that past year by defeating Chelsea and Manchester United in a short period of time.
After a Matt Barkley interception early in the second quarter, the Redskins kicked a field goal to extend their lead to 17-0. A few throws to Deonte Thompson could have gone for serious yards after the catch, but the ball wasn't delivered in stride.
She reprised her role as Leia for 2015's The Force Awakens and is expected to be back in the next instalment, slated for 2017. Fisher was hospitalized on December 23 after suffering a massive heart attack on a returning flight from London to LAX.
The 46-year-old beauty risked a major wardrobe malfunction when she danced with Santa while belting out Here Comes Santa Claus. Perhaps she could have been picking something up for her new backing dancer beau, Bryan Tanaka on the shopping trip.
The Tunisian prosecutor's office has ordered all three men held in pre-trial detention pending further investigation. Amri convinced his nephew to swear allegiance to the Islamic State terrorist organization, the statement said .
Unfortunately, that would not happen as Chris Ivory would fumble the ball, giving the Titans the ball at the Jaguars 26-yard line. That leaves veteran Matt Cassel as Tennessee's quarterback after a 38-17 loss that severely damaged Tennessee's playoff hopes.
According to Zacks Investment Research , based on 2 analysts' forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $0.41. The Stock now has Analyst' mean Recommendation of 2.3 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.
Ghana having dropped eight places last month maintained their position in the world ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. Traditional powerhouses such as England (13), Italy (16) and the Netherlands (22) finished the year outside the top 10.
Joey Barton is to re-sign for Premier League side Burnley on a short-term deal from January, subject to global clearance. The deal, which is subject to global clearance, will go through in January when the winter transfer window opens.