American Authors 20th Century

Best Books 20th century

Best Books 20th century

On the eve of the new millennium, the Intercollegiate Review The turn of the century is a time to take stock of the path we have followed, the…

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Greatest novels of the 20th century

Greatest novels of the 20th century

The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald - 1925 The Catcher In The Rye - J.D. Salinger - 1951 The Grapes Of Wrath - John Steinbeck - 1939 Lolita…

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Days of my Life

Days of my Life

Today I am days old. A few years back I began counting my age not in years, but days. The day is the natural cycle of our lives. The cycle of…

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Great authors

Great authors

UPDATE: These daily routines have now been adapted into a labor-of-love visualization of writers’ sleep habits vs. literary productivity. Kurt…

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Top 100 novels of 20th century

Top 100 novels of 20th century

See also the Radcliffe Publishing Course Top 100 Novels of the 20th century list. Source: by Robert P. Doyle, ALA 2010. The Great Gatsby , by…

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20th century Novelists

20th century Novelists

When I ask people about their favorite classic novels, I usually get a similar response from everybody: Jane Austen, A couple Brontës’, A few…

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Best modern writers

Best modern writers

Are the writers receiving the major awards and official recognition really the best writers today? Or are they overrated mediocrities with little…

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Famous authors names list

Famous authors names list

Literary baby names can be inspired the characters in books or, in the case of the baby names on this list, by the first and last names of authors…

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World famous novels list

World famous novels list

Books are deeply personal things. Each of us form unique bonds with the characters we read about, relate to storylines and personalities in different…

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Greatest modern Books

Greatest modern Books

First Sentence: ”It is after midnight on one of those Friday nights when the guests have all gone home and the host and hostess are left in their…

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20th century American Fiction

20th century American Fiction

The essays in this collection analyse major film adaptations of twentieth-century American fiction, from F. Scott Fitzgerald s The Last Tycoon…

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Top novels of 20th century

Top novels of 20th century

This list reflects the rankings of all 152 lists published as of March 12, 2013. Compared with the original list (see below), Gatsby and Lolita…

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Great Contemporary authors

Great Contemporary authors

When new books hit shelves, their dust jackets are wrapped carefully in context: reminiscent of Salinger s early work,or in the spirit of Melville,a…

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100 Best novels of the 20th century

100 Best novels of the 20th century

“Best of” lists are strange and silly things, particularly in the realm of books: as prize shortlists prove time and time again, fiction is a…

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Greatest 20th century novels

Greatest 20th century novels

Will they, won’t they? Michelle Pfeiffer and Daniel Day-Lewis in the 1993 film of The Age of Innocence. Photograph: Allstar/Cinetext/Columbia…

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