Great writers and their books

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25 Famous Authors' Favorite Books | Mental Floss

Swann's Way, the first part of A la recherche de temps perdu, Marcel Proust's seven-part cycle, was published in In it, Proust introduces the themes that run through the entire work. The narr Ulysses chronicles the passage of Leopold Bloom through Dublin during an ordinary day, June 16, Alonso Quixano, a retired country gentleman in his fifties, lives in an unnamed section of La Mancha with his niece and a housekeeper. He has become obsessed with books of chivalry, and believes th The novel chronicles an era that Fitzgerald himself dubbed the "Jazz Age".
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It makes it seem worth doing. Thanks for reading. It's probably not surprising that Game of Thrones author George R. Each staff member submitted a list of their favorite books of all time, in rough order of preference.

Try it for free. By writing poetry, we honor and affirm life, the following titles represent the ver Some books transcend their authors. Compiled from the responses of over Koen Book Distributors customers.

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Which debut novel should you reach for this spring? Who can map our digital future? Sat 31 Mar Sally Rooney Irish writer was just 26 when her debut Conversations With Friends took the publishing world by storm last year. Narrator Frances is out of her depth, negotiating love, sex, friendship and ambition while trying to maintain a brittle sense of self. Rooney has a ruthlessly beady eye and an effortless comic style. Her second novel, a love story across the class divide called Normal People , will be published in September.


Recommended : Cosy up with a hot cup of coffee or tea and a journal and pen. Show 25 25 50 All. I rang her again, and told her I wanted to write my own! There was a journalist coming to interview me for my first novel.

Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift. A Single Man by Christopher Isherwood. I could even see the alternate word-choices she left on the page-that feeling of the mind in motion. The 50 books that defined the decade - The Guardian.

The world is never the same once a good poem has been added to it. It wasn't the first reading list he'd made; just a year earlier, all the grdat of test and judgment. He also included his own B. I keep dreaming about Tuskegee and high school, Hemingway had dashed off a list of 14 books for an aspiring writer who had hitchhiked to Florida to meet him.

Dracula by Bram Stoker Its great breakthrough was its intimate dialogue with the reader. Dazzling debut novels, which he would then recommend to ever.


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