Famous Novelists - page 3

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
Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison is a multiple award winning author whose best known works include the novels ‘Beloved’ and ‘The Bluest Eye’

AmericanFebruary 18, 1931133 views

Robert Graves

Robert Graves was an English poet and novelist best known for his war memoir ‘Good-Bye to All That’

BritishJuly 24, 1895132 views

William Makepeace Thackeray

William Thackeray was an English novelist and satirist

BritishJuly 18, 1811215 views

Raymond Chandler

Raymond Chandler was a renowned American crime and pulp fiction novelist and screenwriter

AmericanJuly 23, 188895 views

William Maugham

William Maugham was an English playwright, writer and novelist

BritishJanuary 25, 1874176 views

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Nathaniel Hawthorne was a famous nineteenth century American novelist

AmericanJuly 4, 1804115 views

Marcel Proust

Marcel Proust was a French novelist, essayist, and literary critic, admired for influencing the modernist style of writing

FrenchJuly 10, 1871187 views

George Santayana

George Santayana was a noted Spanish American philosopher, essayist, poet, and novelist

ItalianDecember 16, 1863110 views

Gertrude Stein

Gertrude Stein was a modern American writer

Rainer Maria Rilke

Rainer Maria Rilke was a famous poet known for his modernist German poems