Literature

Sajjad Zaheer

Sajjad Zaheer

5 November 1905 - 11 September 1973

Marxist writer and organiser

Dinko Šimunović

Dinko Šimunović

1 September 1873 - 3 August 1933

Croatian writer

Eugen Kumičić

Eugen Kumičić

January 11, 1850 - May 13, 1904

Croatian writer and politician

Petar Preradović

Petar Preradović

March 19, 1818 - August 18, 1872

Croatian poet

Elizabeth Ann Scarborough

Elizabeth Ann Scarborough

17 March 1947 -

American novelist

Ivan Barkov

Ivan Barkov

1732 - 1768

Russian poet

Cecil Street

Cecil Street

1884 - January 1965

British writer

Ben Fogle

Ben Fogle

3 November 1973 -

English adventurer, broadcaster and writer

Henry Duff Traill

Henry Duff Traill

14 August 1842 - 21 February 1900

British writer

Alice Randall

Alice Randall

May 4, 1959 -

American writer

Joe Ranft

Joe Ranft

March 13, 1960 - August 16, 2005

American writer, animator and voice actor

Gérard de Sède

Gérard de Sède

5 June 1921 - 29 May 2004

French writer

William Charles Anderson

William Charles Anderson

May 7, 1920 - May 16, 2003

United States Air Force officer and author

Dan Slott

Dan Slott

1967 -

Writer

Korney Chukovsky

Korney Chukovsky

1882 - 28 October 1969

writer

Colin Cowie

Colin Cowie

3 January 1962 -

American lifestyle guru and party planner to the stars, television personality and writer

B. G. L. Swamy

B. G. L. Swamy

1918 - 1980

Indian writer

Kate White

Kate White

3 September 1951 -

American writer

Alisa Valdes

Alisa Valdes

1969 -

American writer

James Tate (writer)

James Tate (writer)

December 8, 1943 -

Poet

Albert Lamorisse

Albert Lamorisse

1922 - 1970

Writer, Screenwriter

Oliver La Farge

Oliver La Farge

December 19, 1901 - August 2, 1963

Novelist, anthropologist

Marilyn French

Marilyn French

November 21, 1929 - May 2, 2009

Novelist, critic

Maxine Kumin

Maxine Kumin

June 6, 1925 -

Poet, novelist, children's writer

Mike Scully

Mike Scully

October 2, 1956 -

American writer and producer

Josephine Humphreys

Josephine Humphreys

February 2, 1945 -

Novelist

Laird Barron

Laird Barron

1970 -

writer, dogsledder

Carl Steadman

Carl Steadman

1969 -

Author

Ibn-e-Insha

Ibn-e-Insha

1927 - 1978

Pakistani writer

Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult

May 19, 1966 -

Writer

H. L. Davis

H. L. Davis

October 18, 1894 - October 31, 1960

Novelist, poet

Camilo Castelo Branco

Camilo Castelo Branco

March 16, 1825 - July 1, 1890

19th-century Portuguese writer

Jacques Sternberg

Jacques Sternberg

April 17, 1923 - October 11, 2006

French writer

Marc Acito

Marc Acito

January 11, 1966 -

Novelist, humorist, screenwriter

George Turner (writer)

George Turner (writer)

15 October 1916 - 8 June 1997

Australian writer

Richard Fariña

Richard Fariña

March 8, 1937 - April 30, 1966

Novelist, short story writer, singer

Mo Willems

Mo Willems

1968 -

American writer

Bel Kaufman

Bel Kaufman

May 10, 1911 -

American novelist, teacher

Roger Manvell

Roger Manvell

10 October 1909 - 30 November 1987

British author & civil servant

George Johnson (writer)

George Johnson (writer)

January 20, 1952 -

American writer

Malachy Coney

Malachy Coney

-

Irish comics writer

Shahidullah Kaiser

Shahidullah Kaiser

16 February 1927 - 14 December 1971

bengali novelist and journalist

Jonathan Strahan

Jonathan Strahan

1964 -

Australian writer

Eduard Uspensky

Eduard Uspensky

December 22, 1937 -

writer

Arthur Tappan Pierson

Arthur Tappan Pierson

March 6, 1837 - June 3, 1911

Evangelical pastor and author

Phyllis Chesler

Phyllis Chesler

1940 -

Psychotherapist, college professor, and author

William Irvine (Scottish evangelist)

William Irvine (Scottish evangelist)

7 January 1863 - 9 March 1947

Evangelist and apocalyptic writer

Charles R. Jackson

Charles R. Jackson

April 6, 1903 - September 21, 1968

Novelist, radio and television writer

Peter Hedges

Peter Hedges

July 6, 1962 -

American novelist, screenwriter, film director

Moses Isegawa

Moses Isegawa

August 10, 1963 -

Ugandan writer

Robert Abernathy

Robert Abernathy

1924 - 1990

Author

Johannes Mario Simmel

Johannes Mario Simmel

7 April 1924 - 1 January 2009

Writer

Michael Rosen

Michael Rosen

7 May 1946 -

British children's novelist and poet

Anna Funder

Anna Funder

1966 -

Australian writer

Renée Taylor

Renée Taylor

March 19, 1933 -

American writer

Harold L. Humes

Harold L. Humes

April 11, 1926 - September 10, 1992

American novelist and counterculture figure

Shawn Ryan

Shawn Ryan

October 11, 1966 -

American television writer and producer

Leopoldo Alas

Leopoldo Alas

25 April 1852 - 13 June 1901

Novelist

Bill Pearson (American writer)

Bill Pearson (American writer)

July 27, 1938 -

Writer

Sam Harris (author)

Sam Harris (author)

1967 -

American neuroscientist, author

Mark Cocker

Mark Cocker

1959 -

British author and naturalist

Daniil Andreyev

Daniil Andreyev

November 2, 1906 - March 30, 1959

Russian writer, poet, mystic

Wendy Shalit

Wendy Shalit

1975 -

American writer

Ben Willmore

Ben Willmore

6/17/1967 -

American writer

Pavlo Zahrebelnyi

Pavlo Zahrebelnyi

August 28, 1924 - February 2, 2009

writer

Lawrence Weschler

Lawrence Weschler

1952 -

Writer

Benjamin Yeoh

Benjamin Yeoh

1978 -

British playwright

Tony Holland

Tony Holland

18 January 1940 - 28 November 2007

Writer

Jay E. Adams

Jay E. Adams

January 30, 1929 -

American religious author and preacher

Larry Levis

Larry Levis

September 30, 1946 - May 8, 1996

American poet, short story writer, literary critic, college professor

Sol Yurick

Sol Yurick

January 18, 1925 - January 5, 2013

American novelist

Axel Jensen

Axel Jensen

12 February 1932 - 13 February 2003

Author

Fred Bodsworth

Fred Bodsworth

October 11, 1918 - September 15, 2012

Canadian writer

Patricia Zentilli

Patricia Zentilli

November 27, 1970 -

Canadian writer

Stephen Flowers

Stephen Flowers

1953 -

American Author

Jakob Wassermann

Jakob Wassermann

March 10, 1873 - January 1, 1934

German writer

Alexander Grin

Alexander Grin

August 23, 1880 - July 8, 1932

Russian-Soviet writer

Henry Shaw (philanthropist)

Henry Shaw (philanthropist)

July 24, 1800 - August 25, 1889

American philanthropist

Jess Row

Jess Row

1974 -

American writer

Mary Louisa Molesworth

Mary Louisa Molesworth

29 May 1839 - 22 December 1921

English women novelist

John Berryman

John Berryman

October 25, 1914 - January 7, 1972

poet

M. Ageyev

M. Ageyev

August 8, 1898 - August 5, 1973

Russian writer

Francis Sheehy-Skeffington

Francis Sheehy-Skeffington

23 December 1878 - 26 April 1916

Irish suffragist, pacifist and writer

Butch Harmon

Butch Harmon

August 28, 1943 -

Professional golfer, golf instructor, author

Charles G. D. Roberts

Charles G. D. Roberts

January 10, 1860 - November 26, 1943

Canadian poet

Christopher McCulloch

Christopher McCulloch

September 14, 1971 -

Writer

Donny Deutsch

Donny Deutsch

November 22, 1957 -

advertising executive; television personality, motivational writer

Fran Striker

Fran Striker

August 19, 1903 - September 4, 1962

American writer

Kirkpatrick Sale

Kirkpatrick Sale

June 27, 1937 -

author

Joan Slonczewski

Joan Slonczewski

1956 -

American writer

Eric Burns

Eric Burns

-

Author, playwright, media critic, former journalist

Nilima Ibrahim

Nilima Ibrahim

1921 - 2002

Bangladeshi writer

Raymond Federman

Raymond Federman

May 15, 1928 - October 6, 2009

Novelist, poet, critic, translator, academic

Holly Black

Holly Black

November 10, 1971 -

Writer

Ryan North

Ryan North

October 20, 1980 -

Canadian webcomic writer and programmer

Ahmed Khaled Tawfik

Ahmed Khaled Tawfik

1962 -

Egyptian writer

Birger Sjöberg

Birger Sjöberg

6 December 1885 - 30 April 1929

Swedish poet and songwriter

Cecelia Ahern

Cecelia Ahern

30 September 1981 -

Irish novelist

Jim Krueger

Jim Krueger

living -

Writer


Living octopus

Living octopus

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