American Classic Literature

Best Books for Writers

Best Books for Writers

In this blend of prose poem and lyric essay, the late poet C. D. Wright engages with a range of subjects including Jean Valentine, Robert Creeley…

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This Best Day of my Life

This Best Day of my Life

Well, it s official: Jacob Tremblay just delivered the cutest acceptance speech for any award, ever. The 9-year-old Room star took home the Critics…

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Novels authors list

Novels authors list

We are in the midst of a glorious Golden Age of paranormal fantasy—the last ten years, specifically, in genre fiction have been nothing short…

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Washington State authors

Washington State authors

Our state has produced some great and serious authors (most notably Sherman Alexie and Richard Brautigan), and some very popular, mass-market…

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Top 100 Fiction authors

Top 100 Fiction authors

The Fantasy Book Review top 100 fantasy books. Let us begin with the top 10 fantasy books (in our opinion). Are they the best fantasy books?…

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American Lit Reading list

American Lit Reading list

There’s something about the frenzied vigor of snowflakes, shopping outings, and journeys back home, that make us want to take a break and curl…

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Good book authors

Good book authors

Goodreads is a place for all kinds of booklovers, and that includes authors. There are many ways you, as a Goodreads Author, can participate…

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Important Black Americans

Important Black Americans

After a year that saw national attention on long-simmering tensions between communities of color and police officers, 2014 closed with more Americans…

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American classic Literature Reading list

American classic Literature Reading list

Harper Lee s Pulitzer Prize winning novel To Kill A Mockingbird didn t make the cut in the U.K. Tim Boyle/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption…

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List of famous Dead authors

List of famous Dead authors

There s no rule for how to properly commemorate a literary great—so some authors grave sites are more modest than mausoleum. Wikimedia Driving…

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Good author names

Good author names

Alison Potter (or, if you prefer, Ali Knight) Photograph: Rankin Photography/Hodder & Stoughton One of the fun things about being a novelist…

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History of African novel

History of African novel

Keith Booker. The African Novel in English: An Introduction. New York: Heinemann, 1998. xi + 227 pp. Reviewed by Carine M. Mardorossian (University…

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