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Contemporary novelists.

by James Vinson

  • 257 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by St. James Press, St. Martin"s Press in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- Dictionaries,
  • English fiction -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography,
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- Dictionaries,
  • American fiction -- 20th century -- Bio-bibliography,
  • Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
  • Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEditor: James Vinson, with a pref. by Walter Allen.
    SeriesContemporary writers of the English language
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 1442 p.
    Number of Pages1442
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14448650M
    ISBN 100900997125
    LC Control Number73178272
    OCLC/WorldCa791116

      19 Contemporary British Novels You Need to Read Now because so much of the American book marketing machine is steadily trained on the homegrown. Here is my list of the . Contemporary British Novelists Nick Rennison Featuring a broad range of contemporary British novelists from Iain Banks to Jeanette Winterson, Louis de Bernieres to Irvine Welsh and Salman Rushdie, this book .

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    The first selection on this list, British writer Alexander McCall Smith’s 44 Scotland Street ()—the first book in a series of the same name—takes readers to a bustling bohemian street in Edinburgh’s New .   Reading classic literature written decades or centuries ago can be rewarding, but old books tend to be less relatable than those written by authors in the modern age. Luckily, there are .


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