The British literary scene has always been vast and fruitful. In this week’s article, we decided to put together some sort of a list where you can read a short intro about famous writers and their most popular works. Oh my, where do we start?
It’s hard to know where to begin when talking about what is possibly the most famous writer of all time, William Shakespeare. His works are numerous, universally admired, and memorable. Some of his most popular works include Romeo and Juliet
An English novelist that lived in the 18th century. Her novels defined the era’s novel of manners, but they also became timeless classics. Her most memorable piece is Pride & Prejudice.
The Brontë sisters
There were three of them: Charlotte, born in 1816; Emily, born in 1818; and Anne, born in 1820. These remarkable sisters wrote some of the most famous novels in English literature, including Jane Eyre by Charlotte, Wuthering Heights by Emily, and The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne.
Charles Dickens was a British novelist, journalist, editor, illustrator, and social commentator who wrote such beloved classic novels as Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, Nicholas Nickleby, David Copperfield, A Tale of Two Cities, and Great Expectations.
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was an English writer, poet, philologist, and academic. He was the author of the high fantasy works The Hobbit, and The Lord of the Rings.
According to the Guinness Book of Records, Christie is the best-selling novelist of all time. She’s often referred to as “the Queen of Crime”. Does the name Hercule Poirot
ring any bells?