Literature

Nelson Rodrigues

Nelson Rodrigues

August 23, 1912 - December 21, 1980

Novelist, journalist, playwright

P. C. Wren

P. C. Wren

1 November 1875 - 22 November 1941

British writer

Donald James

Donald James

22 August 1931 - 28 April 2008

British writer

Shams Tabrizi

Shams Tabrizi

1185 - 1248

Persian poet and philosopher

Wilhelm Jensen

Wilhelm Jensen

15 February 1837 - 24 November 1911

German writer

G. Ledyard Stebbins

G. Ledyard Stebbins

6 January 1906 - 19 January 2000

American botanist and geneticist

Cynthia Kadohata

Cynthia Kadohata

1956 -

American children's writer

Adam C. Engst

Adam C. Engst

November 18, 1967 -

technology writer and publisher

Frank Hardy

Frank Hardy

21 March 1917 - 28 January 1994

Australian novelist and political activist

John Sinclair (poet)

John Sinclair (poet)

October 2, 1941 -

American poet

Paula Deen

Paula Deen

January 19, 1947 -

American cook, cooking show host, restaurateur, and author

David Levithan

David Levithan

September 7, 1972 -

American author

Duncan Hines

Duncan Hines

March 26, 1880 - March 15, 1959

writer, food critic

Hedwig Gorski

Hedwig Gorski

July 18, 1949 -

American poet, American performance artist

Jerry Spinelli

Jerry Spinelli

1941 -

American children's writer

François-Xavier de Feller

François-Xavier de Feller

18 August 1735 - 23 May 1802

Jesuit author

David Pogue

David Pogue

9 March 1963 -

Technology writer, journalist and commentator

Mikhail Zhvanetsky

Mikhail Zhvanetsky

6 March 1934 -

Russian writer

Ana Castillo

Ana Castillo

June 15, 1953 -

Novelist, poet, essayist, short story writer

Stewart O'Nan

Stewart O'Nan

February 4, 1961 -

Novelist

András Fáy

András Fáy

30 May 1786 - 26 July 1864

Hungarian author, lawyer, politician and businessman

Elsa Triolet

Elsa Triolet

September 24, 1896 - June 16, 1970

French writer

Tim Hill

Tim Hill

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TV writer, film director

Jahanara Imam

Jahanara Imam

1929 - 1994

Bangladeshi writer

Richard Greenberg

Richard Greenberg

22 February 1958 -

American Playwright

Avi (author)

Avi (author)

1937 -

American writer

Eugenio Espejo

Eugenio Espejo

February 21, 1747 - December 28, 1795

Writer, lawyer, physician

Bertus Aafjes

Bertus Aafjes

May 12, 1914 - April 23, 1993

Poet

Ethan Canin

Ethan Canin

July 19, 1960 -

Author, educator, physician

Chairman Butt

Chairman Butt

1961 -

Writer

Stevie Cameron

Stevie Cameron

1943 -

Canadian writer and journalist

Murray Lachlan Young

Murray Lachlan Young

-

British poet

Juana de Ibarbourou

Juana de Ibarbourou

March 8, 1892 - July 15, 1979

Uruguayan writer

Jeffery Deaver

Jeffery Deaver

May 6, 1950 -

Novelist, journalist, lawyer

Leon de Winter

Leon de Winter

26 February 1954 -

Dutch writer

Shelley Jackson

Shelley Jackson

1963 -

American author and artist

Ariel Schrag

Ariel Schrag

December 29, 1979 -

Writer

Carol Emshwiller

Carol Emshwiller

April 12, 1921 -

Novelist, short story writer

James Emanuel

James Emanuel

June 15, 1921 -

poet and scholar

Iris Johansen

Iris Johansen

April 7, 1938 -

Novelist

Eugenius Warming

Eugenius Warming

1841 - 1924

Danish botanist

Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi

Ahmad Nadeem Qasmi

1916 - 2006

Pakistani writer

Tom Reiss

Tom Reiss

1964 -

writer, journalist

Mario Luzi

Mario Luzi

20 October 1914 - 28 February 2005

Italian poet

Jacques d'Adelswärd-Fersen

Jacques d'Adelswärd-Fersen

February 20, 1880 - November 5, 1923

Novelist, poet

Nino Dadeshkeliani

Nino Dadeshkeliani

June 17, 1890 - 1931

Georgian Author

Nicolae Tonitza

Nicolae Tonitza

April 13, 1886 - February 27, 1940

Romanian writer

Allen Adler

Allen Adler

December 25, 1916 - January 30, 1964

American writer

Aleksandr Tvardovsky

Aleksandr Tvardovsky

21 June 1910 - 18 December 1971

Soviet poet

Mark Carwardine

Mark Carwardine

1959 -

Conservationist, presenter, and writer

Paul Hervieu

Paul Hervieu

2 November 1857 - 25 October 1915

Novelist and Playwright

Nancy Garden

Nancy Garden

May 15, 1938 -

American children's writer

Majeed Amjad

Majeed Amjad

June 29, 1914 - May 11, 1974

Punjabi writer, Urdu poet

Oz Clarke

Oz Clarke

-

British television presenter and wine writer

James St. James

James St. James

August 1, 1966 -

American writer

Alphonsus Maria de Liguori

Alphonsus Maria de Liguori

27 September 1696 - 1 August 1787

Roman Catholic bishop, spiritual writer

Faik Konica

Faik Konica

1875 - 1942

Albanian writer

Adrian Hardy Haworth

Adrian Hardy Haworth

19 April 1767 - 24 August 1833

English naturalist

Jesús Blasco

Jesús Blasco

November 3, 1919 - October 21, 1995

Writer

Olena Teliha

Olena Teliha

July 21, 1906 - February 21, 1942

Ukrainian poet

Parvin E'tesami

Parvin E'tesami

16 March 1907 - 5 April 1941

Iranian poet

Han Suyin

Han Suyin

September 12, 1917 - November 2, 2012

Hong Kong novelist

Bill Oakley

Bill Oakley

February 27, 1966 -

American writer and producer

Doug Wead

Doug Wead

1946 -

American writer

Ruth Padel

Ruth Padel

1946 -

British poet and author

George Saunders

George Saunders

1958 -

American writer

Conn Iggulden

Conn Iggulden

1971 -

British writer

Forrest Mims

Forrest Mims

1944 -

American author and amateur scientist

Jim Cramer

Jim Cramer

February 10, 1955 -

stockbroker, television personality, author

Frederick Exley

Frederick Exley

March 28, 1929 - June 17, 1992

Novelist

Henrik Hertz

Henrik Hertz

August 25, 1797 - February 25, 1870

Danish poet

William A. Rusher

William A. Rusher

July 19, 1923 - April 16, 2011 (aged 87)

American political writer and columnist

Vladimir Korolenko

Vladimir Korolenko

July 27, 1853 - December 25, 1921

Russian writer

Millosh Gjergj Nikolla

Millosh Gjergj Nikolla

13 October 1911 - 26 August 1938

Albanian writer, poet

Petar Kočić

Petar Kočić

29 June 1877 - 27 August 1916

Bosnian Serb writer

Martin Wickramasinghe

Martin Wickramasinghe

May , 1890 - July 23, 1976

Sri Lankan writer

Dorianne Laux

Dorianne Laux

January 10, 1952 -

American poet

Sugathapala de Silva

Sugathapala de Silva

1928 - 2002

Sri Lankan writer

Alexandru Macedonski

Alexandru Macedonski

March 14, 1854 - November 24, 1920

Romanian writer

Robert Crais

Robert Crais

June 20, 1953 -

Novelist, screenwriter

Yuanwu Keqin

Yuanwu Keqin

1063 - 1135

Chinese writer

Neale Donald Walsch

Neale Donald Walsch

September 10, 1943 -

American writer

Else Lasker-Schüler

Else Lasker-Schüler

February 11, 1869 - January 22, 1945

Jewish German poet and playwright

Henry William Wilberforce

Henry William Wilberforce

22 September 1807 - 23 April 1873

English writer

Meir Shalev

Meir Shalev

1948 -

Israeli writer

Theophilus Gould Steward

Theophilus Gould Steward

April 17, 1843 - January 11, 1924

American author, educator, clergyman

Prannoy Roy

Prannoy Roy

October 15, 1949 -

Media, Psephologist, Author, Economist, Accountancy

Paul Almond

Paul Almond

April 26, 1931 -

Writer

Harriette Simpson Arnow

Harriette Simpson Arnow

July 7, 1908 - March 22, 1986

American novelist

Vir Sanghvi

Vir Sanghvi

5 July 1956 -

Indian writer

Lawrence Sanders

Lawrence Sanders

March 15, 1920 - February 7, 1998

American writer

Lynne Ewing

Lynne Ewing

-

American novelist

Kaifi Azmi

Kaifi Azmi

January 19, 1919 - May 10, 2002

Lyricist, poet and songwriter

Ettie Annie Rout

Ettie Annie Rout

24 February 1877 - 17 September 1936

New Zealand writer

Robin McKinley

Robin McKinley

16 November 1952 -

American fantasy writer

Ken Keeler

Ken Keeler

1961 -

Television writer and producer

Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay

Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay

15 September 1876 - 16 January 1938

Indian writer


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine