KIRALY, Sherwood. American, b. 1949. Genres: Novels. Career: Writer. Worked 16 years at a national newspaper syndicate, through 4 name changes: Publishers-Hall, Field, News America, and North America Syndicate; positions included comics editor and managing editor. Served as syndicate editor for Ann Landers, Erma Bombeck, and Roger Ebert. Coauthor of episode of E/R, 1984. Publications: NOVELS: California Rush, 1990; Diminished Capacity, 1995; Big Babies, 1996; Who's Hot/Who's Not, 1998. Author of humorous articles for newspapers. Address: 2954 Alta Laguna Blvd, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2066, U.S.A.