List of book titles and authors
18 Best Book Titles to Read Right NowShakespeare and the Bible are, unsurprisingly, the greatest works of titular inspiration, but here are 50 famous book titles whose authors drew on a wide range of predecessors to name them. Absalom, the third son of David, rebelled against his father and was killed in battle. This one is from in the Ecclesiastes, again part of the Old Testament. The anonymous author is a King of Jerusalem who relates and analyses events in his own life. Another Ecclesiastes quotation, this time from line
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In Bliss Bertha Young, a whey-faced poet and titlrs new friend for whom she feels a strange burning affinity, has been brought to the party to entertain the assembled guests, but the party is not all that she expected it to be. Dressed in her mother's finest la. A chiromanti. Blue Remembered Earth.Nick Flynn. All goes well until he examines Lord Arthur Savile's hand: "Podgers grew curiously pale, and said nothing. Time To Murder And Create. He wrote over volumes, Lord Emsworth and his fa.
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Famous Book Titles Taken From William Shakespeare
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.
List of Titles A - Z. The Grass is Always Greener. This ingenious tale examines the ambitions and petty jealousies of the staff at Critchley's Bank. From the doorman to the personnel manager, to Sir William, the bank's sorrowful chairman. Archer knits a panoply of characters with deft narrative skill in a story which is as revealing as it is observant. Arnold Bennett Two men meet in a seaside resort.
Let us know what you think. The Painted Veil. Dave Eggers. I shall rise and pass.
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