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Writers The Best Writers of All Time – Ranker

Fyodor Dostoevsky. Crime and Punishment, Demons, The Idiot.

Best 100 Authors | Greatest Authors of All Time

Best 100 Authors Top 100 authors of all time voted by regular people Best 100 Authors is an ongoing online poll where the list is made up entirely of votes from our readers.

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List of best-selling fiction authors – Wikipedia

98 rows · List of best-selling fiction authors. Authors such as Miguel de Cervantes, Alexandre Dumas, …

AUTHOR MIN. ESTIMATED SALES MAX. ESTIMATED SALES ORIGINAL LANGUAGE
William Shakespeare 2 billion 4 billion English
Agatha Christie 2 billion 4 billion English
Barbara Cartland 500 million 1 billion English
Danielle Steel 500 million 800 million English

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Top Ten Greatest Authors – TheTopTens®

Stephen King. Stephen Edwin King is an American author of contemporary horror, supernatural …

The 100 greatest novels of all time: The list | Books

The 100 greatest novels of all time: The list. A Passage to India EM Forster Forster’s great love song to India. Robert McCrum’s 100 best novels: A Passage to India Damon Galgut on the unrequited love at the heart of A Passage to India 48. The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald The quintessential Jazz …

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time – TIME

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time. You went to all the big-name authors in the world—Franzen, Mailer, Wallace, Wolfe, Chabon, Lethem, King, 125 of them— and got each one to cough up a top-10 list of the greatest books of all time. We’re talking ultimate-fighting …

The 10 Best Mystery Authors of All Time | Book Riot

Tana French. If I were being completely biased (which I kind of am because this is my list, but let’s …

The Greatest Books of All Time, As Voted by 125 Famous

The Top Ten: Writers Pick Their Favorite Books asks 125 of modernity’s greatest British and American writers — including Norman Mailer, Ann Patchett, Jonathan Franzen, Claire Messud, and Joyce Carol Oates — “to provide a list, ranked, in order, of what [they] consider the ten greatest works of fiction of all time– novels, story

The 50 coolest authors of all time | ShortList

Chuck Palahniuk. Palahniuk’s just plain greedy. Cool first name, cool surname, three major literary …

The Greatest Books – Official Site

The Best Southern Nonfiction of All Time. The best southern United States nonfiction books of all time judged by 130 literary experts and authors. Oxford American; The Greatest Novel of All Time. Author William Faulkner named Tolstoy’s “Anna Karenina” as the single greatest novel of all time…

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list. Skip to main content. The Guardian – Back to home.

The 30 Greatest Writers of All Time: Read Overviews

Homer ~850 BCE. Scholars have debated whether Homer was one single author rather than a …

100 Best American Authors (667 books) – Goodreads

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee.

The Best Female Authors of All Time – AbeBooks

The Best Female Authors of All Time. by Jessica Doyle. The prolific American author best known for The Poisonwood Bible and The Lacuna founded the Bellwhether Prize to support literature of social change. Agatha Christie. The Queen of Crime wrote more than 60 detective novels.