Robert Louis Stevenson (13 November, 1850 – 3 December, 1894) has been one of my favorite authors since I could read. He is know for such works as Treasure Island and The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde.
James Jones (6 November, 1921 – 9 May, 1977)was an American author, mostly known for his award winning novel From Here to Eternity.
The Raven, a narrative poem by Edgar Allan Poe, published in 1845, has made its author famous, and a pop-culture phoneme to this day.
Michael Crichton (23 October, 1942 – 4 November, 2008) was an American author of medical fiction and techno-thrillers, as well as a successful filmmaker. Mr. Crichton is known for many projects, including Westworld, ER, Jurassic Park, and The Andromeda Strain.
Ciarán Gerard Carson (9 October 1948 – 6 October 2019) was an award winning writer and poet from Northern Ireland. Books by Ciarán Carson* Mr. Carson was born in Belfast to a middle class family. His father was a postman and his mother worked in linen mills. After high-school, the author attended Queen’s University, Belfast and got a degree in English. At the university one of his tutors was Seamus Heaney, and two other poets, Medbh McGuckian and Paul Muldoon, were fellow students. After graduating, Mr. Carson worked as the Traditional Arts Officer of the Arts Council of Northern Ireland. Part of his responsibility for traditional music. He traveled all over Ireland, playing the flute and the tin whistle in pubs and back rooms. During his performances, Mr. Carson was accompanied many times by a gifted fiddle player named Deirdre Shannon. They married in 1982. In his writing, Mr. Carson was able to combine mock-pedantic scholarship with the traditional storytelling Irish dialect, infused with postmodernist devices. The poet’s work took a look at recent history, including the violence in the region. His work was both personal and political. He wrote several books, both prose and history, involving music and the…
Wallace Stevens (2 October, 1879 – 2 August, 1955) was an American poet and an insurance executive.
Dr. Samuel Johnson (18 September, 1709 – 12 December, 1784) was an English write, poet and essayist who has made large contributions to English literature.
O. Henry (11 September, 1862 – 5 June, 1910) was an American writer, known for his short stories.
François-Auguste-René, vicomte de Chateaubriand (4 September, 1768 – 4 July, 1848) was a French author and diplomat, known as one of the first Romantic writes of his country.
Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck (29, August 1862 – 6, May 1949) was a poet, writer and playwright from Belgium.