American Novels

Top Ten American novels

Top Ten American novels

A new poll released today reveals that—shocker!—the Bible remains Americans favorite book. It’s always a bit presumptuous to outline any kind…

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Black novels

Black novels

Back in Black is the fifth novel in the series by Zoey Dean. It was released in 2005 through Megan Tingley Publishers. Plot summary [edit] The…

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African American Novel

African American Novel

Combining scholarship covering one hundred fifty years of novel writing in the U.S., newly commissioned essays examine eighty African American…

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Famous African American novels

Famous African American novels

By Johanna Dickson, Digital Publicist February is Black History Month, the annual celebration of the contributions of people in the African diaspora…

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Contemporary American novels

Contemporary American novels

PRAY THAT YOUR FLIGHT BE NOT IN THE WINTER NOR ON A SABBATH DAY

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Black History novels

Black History novels

What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours by Helen Oyeyemi It’s hard to believe, but What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours is Helen Oyeyemi’s sixth book and she…

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List of Popular Authors

List of Popular Authors

Goodreads is a social network specifically for authors and readers. It has over 20 million members and is one of the most visited websites in…

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Depression ERA novels

Depression ERA novels

In Saturday’s Wall Street Journal, Cambridge author Peter Conn gives us a taste of his recent work, The American 1930s. The Opinion Journal’s…

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Top five novels of all Time

Top five novels of all Time

Books What a daunting task it would be to write a list like this, but fortunately for us, Norton (of the Norton Anthologies) asked 125 of the…

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100 American novels

100 American novels

On the town … Laurence Olivier and Jennifer Jones in Carrie, the 1952 film adaptation of Sister Carrie. Photograph: Allstar Sister Carrie is…

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Women Authors

Women Authors

I applaud anyone thinking of doing #readwomen2014, even as I’m not sure I’ll be doing it myself in any formal way. Making it a point to read…

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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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