Famous Novelists - page 2

The Most Famous Novelists

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
J. B. PriestleySeptember 13, 1894BritishJ.B
Guy de MaupassantAugust 5, 1850FrenchGuy de Maupassant was an acclaimed French short story writer and novelist
Chuck PalahniukFebruary 21, 1962AmericanCharles Michael ‘Chuck’ Palahniuk is a low key American author and freelance journalist, renowned for his award winning novel ‘Fight Club’
William Makepeace ThackerayJuly 18, 1811BritishWilliam Thackeray was an English novelist and satirist
Munshi PremchandJuly 31, 1880IndianMunshi Premchand was one of the greatest writers of modern Hindi and Urdu literature
Marcel ProustJuly 10, 1871FrenchMarcel Proust was a French novelist, essayist, and literary critic, admired for influencing the modernist style of writing
John CheeverMay 27, 1912AmericanJohn Cheever was a novelist and writer counted amongst the most important fiction writers of the 20th century
Carson McCullersFebruary 19, 1917AmericanCarson McCullers was a writer and novelist best known for her work ‘The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter’
William MaughamJanuary 25, 1874BritishWilliam Maugham was an English playwright, writer and novelist
Thomas HardyJune 2, 1840BritishThomas Hardy was an English poet and novelist, who is mainly known for his contribution in the naturalist movement

Guy de Maupassant

Guy de Maupassant was an acclaimed French short story writer and novelist

FrenchAugust 5, 1850288 views

Bernard Malamud

Bernard Malamud was a prolific American writer and winner of Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

AmericanApril 26, 1914105 views

Robert Stone

Robert Stone is an award winning novelist best known for his novel ‘Dog Soldiers’

AmericanAugust 21, 1937135 views

John Cheever

John Cheever was a novelist and writer counted amongst the most important fiction writers of the 20th century

AmericanMay 27, 1912184 views

Emile Zola

Known for his theories of naturalism, Emile Zola was the most prominent novelist of the 19th century France

FrenchApril 2, 1840118 views

Carson McCullers

Carson McCullers was a writer and novelist best known for her work ‘The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter’

AmericanFebruary 19, 1917181 views

Timothy Findley

Timothy Findley was a notable Canadian writer and playwright

CanadianOctober 30, 1930133 views

Alberto Moravia

Alberto Moravia was a novelist and journalist of Italian origin

ItalianNovember 28, 1907123 views

Thomas Hardy

Thomas Hardy was an English poet and novelist, who is mainly known for his contribution in the naturalist movement

BritishJune 2, 1840161 views