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Mickey Spillane
   was an   
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His most popular creation was the hard-boiled detective Mike Hammer
Author
   the female equivalent is   
Authoress
One that writes or composes a literary work.
A Story Without an Author is
      
Not Worth Listening to
Jane Austen
   is famous for being an   
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The four novels ,Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Mansfield Park and Emma, published in her lifetime did not carry Jane Austen's name. The other two novels, Persuasion and Northanger Abbey were published after her death with a biographical note on Jane Austen written by her brother, Henry.
Barbara Cartland
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Barbara Cartland published her first novel, Jigsaw when she was 21. It was the first of many books - well over 600. She wrote mainly romantic love stories aimed at female readers, but also produced lifestyle books
Agatha Christie
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Agatha Christie started writing fiction and her first published book was The Mysterious Affair at Styles. Numerous other books followed, many featuring the detectives Hercule Poirot and Miss Jane Marple
Jackie Collins
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She made a name for herself in the early 1980s with The Stud and The Bitch. She is the younger sister of actress Joan Collins. Each of Collins' twenty-six novels have been on the New York Times bestsellers list.
Charles Dickens
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Charles Dickens, sometimes with humour, sometimes with pathos, vividly illustrated the plight of the urban poor and the injustice prevalent at the time
Daphne Du Maurier
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One of the most successful Cornish novelists of all time. Her best-known work, Rebecca (1938), is a literary classic and was the inspiration for an Oscar-winning film.
Anne Frank
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Anne Frank's diary was published in 1947 in the Netherlands under the title Het Achterhuis (in English: 'The Annex'). The diary has been translated into more than 50 languages and sold millions of copies
Edgar Allan Poe
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Edgar Allan Poe's notable works include: the Gothic Romance 'The Fall of the House of Usher'(1840), which he wrote for Burton's Gentleman's Magazine; 'The Raven' (1845); and The Murders in The Rue Morgue'(1841) regarded by many as the first English language detective story.
J. K. Rowling
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The Harry Potter books have sold in their hundreds of millions and have been translated into over 60 languages.
House of Seven Gables
   is/was   
The Home of Author Nathaniel Hawthorne
In Salem, Massachusetts
Hans Christian Andersen is the Author of "The Ugly Duckling"
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True
Norman Mailer
   was an   
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Harriet Beecher Stowe
      
Is the Author of “Uncle Tom’s Cabin”
Sir Arthur C. Clarke
   was an   
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Futurist and science fiction writer. His most famous novel: 2001: A Space Odissey. 16 Dec 1917, Minehead, Somerset - 19 Mar 2008, Sri Lanka
John Steinbeck
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In 1962 he received the Nobel Prize for Literature. He wrote the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath, published in 1939 and the novella Of Mice and Men, published in 1937. In all, he wrote twenty-five books, including sixteen novels, six non-fiction books and several collections of short stories.
Sidney Sheldon
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American writer who won awards in three careers—a Broadway playwright, a Hollywood TV and movie screenwriter, and a best-selling novelist.
Tennessee Williams
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1979
Arthur Miller
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D. February 10th 2005
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
   was an   
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Also historian and Nobel Laureate. This literary giant's writings exposed the oppressive regime of Soviet Communism. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1970. b. 11 Dec 1918, d. 3 August 2008
Author
   in Welsh is   
Awdur
Michael Crichton
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His books (e.g. Jurassic Park) have sold over 150 million copies worldwide. His works were usually based on the action genre and heavily feature technology. Many of his future history novels have medical or scientific underpinnings, reflecting his medical training and science background. b. 23 October 1942 (Chicago, Illinois, USA) d. 4 November 2008 (Los Angeles, California)
John Kenneth Galbraith
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Economist served the administrations of Roosevelt, Truman, Kennedy and Johnson; 1908-2006
J. D. Salinger
   was an   
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1st Jan 1919 - 27th Jan 2010, American, the initials stand for Jerome David, known for his 1951 novel 'The Catcher in the Rye'
Ayn Rand
   was a/an   
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Russian born, 1905, novelist, philosopher, playwright and screenwriter
Jack Kerouac
   was a/an   
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Author of "On the Road", generally considered the father of the Beat movement; 1922-1969
William F. Buckley, Jr
   was a/an   
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Conservative philosophy and spy novels; 1925-2008
James Fenimore Cooper
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Prolific writer, 1789-1851
Ralph Waldo Emerson
   was a/an   
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Poet and essayist, 1803-1882
Samuel Langhorne Clemens
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Well known by his pen name, Mark Twain; d. 1910
Dashiell Hammett
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Hard-boiled detective novels, creator of Sam Spade; 1894-1961
Hunter S. Thompson
   was an   
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B. 1937; author of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Ray Bradbury
   was an   
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D. 2012. Sci-Fi. The Martian Chronicles and Farenheit 451 & wrote the script for movies such as Moby Dick.
Margaret Mitchell
   was an   
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Gone With the Wind (1900-1949)
John Steinbeck
   was an   
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Nobel Prize laureate (1902-1968)
Anaïs Nin
   was an   
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Journals, essays, short stories and erotica (1903-1977)
George Orwell
   was an   
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English author of Animal Farm and 1984 (1903-1950)
Evelyn Waugh
   was an   
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English novelist, biographer and travel writer (1903-1966)
Ayn Rand
   was an   
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Best known for her novels The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged (1905-1982)
Jean-Paul Sartre
   was an   
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Existentialist philosopher, playwright, novelist (1905-1980)
Samuel Beckett
   was an   
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Most known as playwright but also authored novels and poems
Robert Heinlein
   was an   
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Popular sci-fi writer (1907-1988)
Ian Fleming
   was an   
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English creator of James Bond (1908-1964)
Margaret Mead
   was an   
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Alistair Cooke
   was an   
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E.R. Braithwaite
   was an   
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D. 2016 To Sir With Love
William Peter Blatty
   was an   
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Writer of "The Exorcist" and "A Shot in the Dark"; Oscar winner
Tom Clancy
   was an   
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American novelist best known for his technically detailed espionage and military science stories of the Cold War; his most famous book became the hit movie "Hunt for the Red October"






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