Cao Xueqin was the Chinese author of Dream of the Red Chamber, believed by many to be the greatest work of Chinese literature.
Charles Dickens was the most popular British author of the Victorian period. His well-known works include A Tale of Two Cities and Oliver Twist. Read more about Charles
Dan Brown is an American author of thriller fiction. His well-known works include The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons. Read more about Dan
Dean Koontz is an American author of suspense thrillers. His well-known works include Intensity and Watchers. Read more about Dean
Ernest Hemingway was an American writer and journalist awarded the Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Prize in Literature. His well-known works include The Old Man and the Sea. Read more about Ernest
Ian is the Scottish form of John. Ian Fleming was the English creator of the character James Bond and the author of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Read more about Ian
J.D. (Jerome David) Salinger was an American author known for his stream-of-consciousness novel The Catcher in the Rye. Read more about Jerome
John Grisham is an American writer of legal thriller novels. His well-known works include The Runaway Jury and The Rainmaker. J.R.R. (John Ronald Reuel) Tolkien was an English writer whose best-selling works include The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Read more about John