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White Noise/Underworld/Mao II/The Angel Esmeralda/Zero K/Point Omega/Cosmopolis/The Body Artist/Pafko at the Wall/Human Moments in World War IIIUS Novelist concerned with 'living in dangerous times'
King Solomon's Mines (considered beginning of 'lost world' literary genre)/Allan Quatermain series/She: A History of AdventureEnglish Victorian adventure writer
called 'the autocrat of the stage'/Under the Gaslight/A Flash of Lightning/Horizon (adapted Bret Harte story)/Divorce/Pique1st recognized stage directer in US
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time/Boom!/The Red House/A Spot of Bother/Polar Bears/The Talking Horse and the Sad Girl and the Village Under the Seacurrent Brit Author
Elephant/Cathedral/Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?/What We Talk About When We Talk About Love/Where I'm Calling From/Short Cuts/A New Path to the Waterfall/Near Klamath20th Century US Short Story Writer & Poet
Eletelephony/Maine to the Rescue/The Shed Chamber/won Pulitzer for Bio w/sister for bio of her mother Julia Ward HoweUS Female Author from Gardiner, Maine
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri/The Beauty Queen of Leenane/The Lonesome West/The Pillowman/The Lieutenant of Inishmore/Seven Psychopaths/In Bruges/HangmenIrish-Brit Playwright & Screenwriter
The Book of Daniel/Ragtime/World's Fair/Billy Bathgate/The March/Homer & LangleyUS Novelist (works of historical fiction)
Tristan (contemporary w/the Nibelungenlied & Eschenbach's Parzival/inspiration for Wagner's Tristan und Isolde)German High Middle Age Poet
Brit Poet Laureate (1972-84)/Slough/Crematorium/Death in Leamington/The Arrest of Oscar Wilde at the Cadogan Hotel/A Subaltern's Love Song/Diary of a Church Mouse/The Last LaughBrit Poet who loved Victorian architecture
The Anomalies/Torture the Artist (published in Germany as Vincent)/Commonwealth/I Against Osborne (only in German)/played guitar & sang for The Mullets and NovembristsUS Author & High School English Teacher
The Life of Samuel Johnson (commonly called greatest biography in English language)Best Friend & Biographer of Samuel Johnson
A Dictionary of the English Language/The Life of Richard Savage/The Vanity of Human Wishes/Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland/Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets/RasselasBrit Literary Critic, Author, & Lexicographer
Fake WorksFake AnswerWho they is
Tender Buttons/Autobiography of Alice B Toklas/Three Lives/The Making of Americans/Q.E.D./FernhurstUS Female Poet, Novelist, Playwright/hosted Paris salon w/Picasso, Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Sinclair Lewis, Ezra Pound, Sherwood Anderson & Matisse
The Sense of an Ending/Flaubert's Parrot/England, England, Arthur & George/Duffy/Fiddle City/The Only Story/Metroland/The Lemon Table/Pulse/Cross Channel/The PorcupineBrit Author/wrote crime fiction under pseud Dan Kavanaugh
Voyage to the Moon (one of first US sci-fi works)/The Valley of Shenandoah/History of the United States/served in US House for VirginiaUS Politician & Author
The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz/Barney's Version/St Urbain's Horseman/Solomon Gursky Was Here/Jacob Two-Two/Oh Canada! Oh Quebec!Jewish Canadian Author
The Battle Hymn of the RepublicUS Female abolitionist & women's suffragette
History of the Rise, Progress, & Termination of the American RevolutionUS Female Propagandist during American Revolution
The Corrections/Freedom/Perchance to Dream (essay)Current US Novelist & Essayist
An American Sunrise/Crazy Brave/Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings/How We Became HumanUS Native American (Muscogee) Female/US Poet Laureate (2019-present)
China Men/The Woman Warrior/The Fifth Book of Peace/Tripmaster Monkey/Chinese American Female Author/Berkeley Professor
The Country Girls Trilogy/Girls with Green Eyes/Girls in Their Married Bliss/The Little Red Chairs/Girl (about Nigerian girls & Boko Haram)/Saints & Sinners short story collection)Female Irish Novelist (some novels banned in Ireland b/c of sex)
Prolific novelist & creator of famous characters/gentleman of leisure Bertie Wooster, clever valet Jeeves, Rupert Psmith, Mr Mulliner, & Lord Emsworth & the Blandings Castle Set20th century Brit American humorist (71 novels, 42 plays)
Hobomok/Over the River and Through the Woods/An Appeal in Favor of that Class of Americans Called Africans/A Tale of Early Times1800's US abolitionist, women's rights & Native American's rights activi
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