List of english authors and their books

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One key to being a good writer is to always keep reading—and that doesn't stop after you've been published. Here are 25 authors' favorite reads. Who knows, one of these books might become your new favorite. Papa Hemingway once said "there is no friend as loyal as a book," and in a piece published in Esquire , he laid out a list of a few friends he said he would "rather read again for the first time It wasn't the first reading list he'd made; just a year earlier, Hemingway had dashed off a list of 14 books for an aspiring writer who had hitchhiked to Florida to meet him. It included a few of the same books above, plus two short stories by Stephen Crane.
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It was no easy task as there have been so many English writers over the years, and the list ends up being very subjective. So, in no particular order, here is our.

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Robert Downey Jr. Sign in. Writer The Double. He was the second of seven children of Mikhail Andreevich and Maria Dostoevsky. His father, a doctor, was a member of the Russian nobility, owned serfs and had a considerable estate near Moscow where he lived with his Writer The Trophy Case: Judgement.

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Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had enjoyed more editions, spin-offs and translations. Clarissa by Samuel Richardson Tom Jones by Henry Fielding Tom Jones is a classic English novel that captures the spirit of its age and whose famous characters have come to represent Augustan society in all its loquacious, turbulent, comic variety. Emma by Jane Austen Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

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  1. Aug 17, By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had . shows the author's savage honesty and gift for storytelling at their best.

  2. Jan 30, The Top Ten: Writers Pick Their Favorite Books asks of modernity's greatest British and American writers — including Norman position at which it appears on any list — so, a book that tops a list at number one receives.

  3. List of English writers lists writers in English, born or raised in England who already have There are or should be similar lists of Irish, Scots, Welsh, Manx, Jersey, and Guernsey writers. Create a book · Download as PDF · Printable version.

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