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Contemporary American Novelists

by Carl Van Doren

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by BiblioBazaar .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Encyclopaedias & Reference Works,
  • General,
  • Reference / General,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11974541M
    ISBN 101434600173
    ISBN 109781434600172
    OCLC/WorldCa299779763

    Mexican American author and attorney Michael Nava is best known for his Henry Rios mystery books following a an openly gay lawyer who leaves no stone unturned in his work for justice in the underbelly of San Francisco. Born in , Nava is also a contemporary example of Chicano literature Author: Laura De Silva. Cornwell is known for her series of crime novels about medical examiner Dr. Kay Scarpetta. Robert B. Parker. Parker wrote dozens of novels featuring private detective Spenser. John D. MacDonald. In , the prolific thriller writer was named the Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America. He won a National Book .

    Steinbeck's contemporary, Nathanael West's two most famous short novels, Miss Lonelyhearts, which plumbs the life of its eponymous antihero, a reluctant (and, to comic effect, male) advice . item 3 Contemporary American Novelists by Carl Van Doren Hardcover Book Free Shipping! - Contemporary American Novelists by Carl Van Doren Hardcover Book Free Shipping! .

      Feminists and books go together. Whether feminists are writing books or reading them or both, the literary world has long been a place for women to tell their stories, in both Author: Emma Cueto. Maya Angelou. Acclaimed American poet, author and activist Maya Angelou was born in St. Louis, Missouri in Often referred to as a spokesman for African Americans and women .


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