American Novels

Great African-American novels

Great African-American novels

Great books have their lives as surely as do their authors. Sometimes they correspond; sometimes not. Which one has the stranger life is often…

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American novels list

American novels list

BOSTON — The Reading List Council has announced the 2016 selections of the Reading List, an annual best-of list comprised of eight different…

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Black History Authors

Black History Authors

In 1996, Black History Month was celebrated by the government of Canada for the first time. Cabinet member Jean Augustine, the first black woman…

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Best Modern American novels

Best Modern American novels

Some of the most wonderful fiction in English is by American writers. In this course we shall study five key novels of the twentieth century…

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Great Modern Authors

Great Modern Authors

Sir Malcolm Stanley Bradbury CBE was an English author and academic. He is best known to a wider public as a novelist. Although he is often compared…

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Greatest American novels of all Time

Greatest American novels of all Time

In case you missed all the cookouts and night-time explosions, yesterday was the fourth of July, and we hope you all spent it wearing red, white…

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Authors Famous

Authors Famous

“Never miss a good chance to shut up.” –Will Rogers If you’re a writer who pays any amount of attention to the Internet (and how can you not…

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Most Famous American novels

Most Famous American novels

Lawrence Buell THE DREAM OF THE GREAT AMERICAN NOVEL 584pp. Belknap Press. £29.95 (US $39.95). 978 0 674 05115 7 Photograph: (c) Images Etc Ltd/Getty…

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Postmodernist novels

Postmodernist novels

Defining the parameters of postmodern literature is a daunting task, due not only to disagreements about what texts can or can’t be approached…

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My Life Chart

My Life Chart

In order to get your Birth Chart you need to know your date, hour and place of birth and take into account the fact that the hour given must…

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Current novels

Current novels

When I first started this blog, I thought that I ought to write entries at every opportunity. As time went on, I scaled back that wishful thinking…

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Best Guns

Best Guns

Once in a while, a pistol stands out as a perfect option for those of us who carry concealed. It’s a personal decision as to which you choose…

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Great Modern novels

Great Modern novels

The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle) Told in Kvothe s own voice, this is the tale of the magically gifted young man who grows to be…

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Best American novels of all Time

Best American novels of all Time

List Criteria: Top fiction books written by American authors List of some of the best American novels from classic writers, like Nathaniel Hawthorne…

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Best African American Fiction

Best African American Fiction

E. Lynn Harris is a nine-time New York Times bestselling author. His work includes the memoir What Becomes of the Brokenhearted and the novels…

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