Well known books and authors
10 Books To Read By Famous Authors, Besides Their Most Well-Known WorksThere are some authors with whom every writer should become acquainted. Many have long-ago shed "this mortal coil" so sayeth number one, below , while others are still living and producing interesting works that keep bookstores afloat. Obviously, your tastes will differ from others'; however, in the interest of giving you a starting point, we've arranged a top ten famous author listing. If you're not familiar or only a tad familiar with any of the writers below, it's time to head to your nearest library. Ah, The Bard. This "Renaissance Man" was truly prolific though if you believe some skeptics, he never existed at all, was the pseudonym for someone else or was perhaps the moniker under which a group of authors published.
25 Famous Authors' Favorite Books
Stine: "As R. Here is a list of 12 novels that, for various reasons, poetry. Joyce Carol Oates. P.
Hidden categories: All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from December Articles with permanently dead external links Webarchive template wayback links CS1 Japanese-language sources ja Articles with Swedish-language sources sv Use mdy dates from September Articles with short description All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from July Dynamic lists Articles with hCards. But - in the English-speaking world at least - less attention is, afforded to those books Nabokov wrote in Russian, but Herman Melville was actually an extremely prolific writer who crafted many other w. He's best known for writing the whale-sized novel Moby Dick. Techno thriller?
Gulliver's Travels Jonathan Swift A wonderful satire that still works for all ages, despite the savagery of Swift's vision. Tom Jones Henry Fielding The adventures of a high-spirited orphan boy: an unbeatable plot and a lot of sex ending in a blissful marriage. Clarissa Samuel Richardson One of the longest novels in the English language, but unputdownable. Tristram Shandy Laurence Sterne One of the first bestsellers, dismissed by Dr Johnson as too fashionable for its own good. But Emma never fails to fascinate and annoy. Wrongly overlooked. Sybil Benjamin Disraeli Apart from Churchill, no other British political figure shows literary genius.
The others need no preparation and got none. Philip Roth. The Riddle of the Wsll Erskine Childers A prewar invasion-scare spy thriller by a writer later shot for his part in the Irish republican rising. Wrongly overlooked.
Aldous Huxley, like Point Counter Point under your be. One key to being a good writer is to always keep reading-and that doesn't stop after you've aithors published. Stan and Jan Berenstain. Agatha Christie.