Pearl Sydenstricker Buck (June 1892 – March also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu. In she was awarded the NobelPrize in Literature, "for her rich and truly epic descriptions of peasant life in China and for her biographical masterpieces.
Octavia Butler (June 1947 - February was an American science fiction writer. A recipient of both the Hugo and Nebula awards, Butler was one of the best-known African-American women in the field of science fiction writers.
One of the major figures in American literary history, Edith Wharton presented intriguing insights into the American experience. Author of more than 40 volumes--novels, short stories, poetry, non-fiction--Wharton had a long and remarkable life.
The Brother's Grimm: Jacob Grimm worked as a librarian in Kasel. Whilst there he and his brother Wilhelm gathered old German folk tales from ordinary people hoping to unite different areas under their shared culture.
WELLS (Herbert George Wells, English writer, largely known for his works of science fiction. Fiction: The Time Machine The Invisible Man The Island of Doctor Moreau The War of the Worlds The First Men in the Moon The Shape of Things to Com
Eudora Welty Pulitzer Prize for The Optimist's Daughter. Her short stories novels about the American South ~ with her mastery of imagery, sharp dialogue barbed wit ~ transcend their locale hold universal appeal.
20 Essential Joan Didion Quotes That Will Make You Wish You Were A Writer
Erich Maria Remarque – German novelist who created many works about the terror of war. His best known novel All Quiet on the Western Front, about German soldiers in the First World War, was made into an Oscar-winning film.