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America really has dominated modern English literature — not just in the pulp fiction arena but in serious literature as well. From the moment that America found its voice in the world of writing, it has had an incredibly significant presence. This list looks at ten of the masters of the short story genre from the USA.
Many of his stories have ended up in his novels without the reader realizing they were originally independent tales. His historical works include biographies of George Washington, Oliver Goldsmith and Muhammad, and several histories of 15th-century Spain dealing with subjects such as Christopher Columbus, the Moors, and the Alhambra.
He is primarily known as a science fiction writer, however he is one of the few people to have their writing span every major category of the Dewy Decimal System except Philosophy. He wrote an estimated books in his lifetime.
As far as writing short stories goes, he has 3 well known stories. He wrote 19 Short Story collections, spanning a total of He is famous for writing a short story every day, a ritual that many other writers have attempted to follow.
He has written 11 novels, 3 of which are made up of loosely connected stories, and over 40 short story collections, for a grand total of over short stories and novellas. He is a huge fan of the short story. He has written 8 story collections and a total of short stories and 17 Novellas in his career.
Henry Award in A very eccentric writer, he has written a great deal of material in his life, but much of it has never been seen by any one but him. He has 3 other books available to the public. All 3 of these books are short story collections.
He also has about 2 dozen other uncollected short stories. Salinger is considered by many to be the greatest American writer of the 20th century. Henry Real name William Sydney Porter. Henry is known for writing flash fiction with wit and a strange twist ending. This story has been retold in many different forms over the years.
Henry Award was established in his honor, it is a very prestigious award given to outstanding short story writers. Two writers on this list have won this award. He has also won over 30 different awards in his lifetime including: Henry Award to name a few.
Scott Fitzgerald was an American writer of novels and short stories, whose works are evocative of the Jazz Age, a term he coined himself.
He finished four novels, including The Great Gatsby, with another published posthumously, and wrote dozens of short stories that treat themes of youth and promise along with despair and age. Poe only wrote one complete novel in his lifetime, and it is not very well known, however his short stories are.
Poe has over 65 short stories to his name. Poe is also considered to have invented the detective genre.The many writers, both novelists and poets, who have emerged from Jamaica over the years chart the history of the island, from the iconoclastic anti-colonial scribes, the post-colonial avant-garde to the contemporary generation of writers who depict modern Jamaica.
Nov 18, · Authors: masters of language, but often not the web. Even some writers with massive Twitter followings and social media campaigns don't have useful websites.
We have this book in the North Carolina Collection, with a copy to read on site and a copy to loan out. We acquired it before we started this blog in As we mentioned a few comments back, we are staffed to keep up with newly published novels and only occasionally have the time to write about novels published before The Los Angeles Times Festival of Books is the largest book festival in the country.
The festival will be held April 21 , at USC and feature celebrities, famous authors, music, film, comic books, cooking demos and more. An appreciation and biography by Maura Fox. Author Frank Kane originally created Big Apple private eye Johnny Liddell in for a pulp story, and went on to write over thirty books and countless short stories about him.
He was a prolific writer with a sensational wit and sense of humor that came through in his work. Jun 29, · Each week in Bookends, two writers take on questions about the world of books. This week, Thomas Mallon and Adam Kirsch discuss whether knowing about an author’s life deepens or .