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One key to being a good writer is to always keep reading—and that doesn't stop after you've been published. Here are 25 authors' favorite reads. Who knows, one of these books might become your new favorite. Papa Hemingway once said "there is no friend as loyal as a book," and in a piece published in Esquire , he laid out a list of a few friends he said he would "rather read again for the first time It wasn't the first reading list he'd made; just a year earlier, Hemingway had dashed off a list of 14 books for an aspiring writer who had hitchhiked to Florida to meet him. It included a few of the same books above, plus two short stories by Stephen Crane.
Both Winter Institute first-timers and regulars know how frustrating it can be to make sure that you pick up all of the finished books and galleys you wanted to bring back for the staff, and make connections with the authors you want to meet. Readers will find the perfect mix of fresh and familiar. Egmont USA Feb. She challenges her readers to engage, to feel the heat of danger. More magic tricks are uncovered and a 13th floor is discovered.
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This is a listing in alphabetical order of all of the authors that we currently list. Please note it is listed by the authors First Name. Jack Reacher is back! The latest book in this extremely popular series, called Blue Moon , arrives on bookshelves on October 29th. All Jack wants is to help an old couple and suddenly he is in the middle of a brutal gang war. Yep that sounds like Reacher. Lee Child has been killing it lately so hopefully that continues.
Gulliver's Travels Jonathan Swift A wonderful satire that still works for all ages, despite the savagery of Swift's vision. Tom Jones Henry Fielding The adventures of a high-spirited orphan boy: an unbeatable plot and a lot of sex ending in a blissful marriage. Clarissa Samuel Richardson One of the longest novels in the English language, but unputdownable. Tristram Shandy Laurence Sterne One of the first bestsellers, dismissed by Dr Johnson as too fashionable for its own good. But Emma never fails to fascinate and annoy. Wrongly overlooked.