This is a list of notable books by young authors and of books written by notable writers in their early years. These books were written, or substantially completed, before the author's twentieth birthday. The list is arranged alphabetically by author.
It was a long journey to reach this point. At first, homosexuality had to be hinted at and could never be explicit. It was disguised in everything from vampire tales to philosophical fiction.
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But the literary canon tends to be dominated by white men. There are novels, plays, poetry, and nonfiction from around the world—something for everyone. Books on this list are arranged in chronological order, and descriptions are from Goodreads.
When writing any list detailing the best pre-Tolkien fantasy it is difficult, to say the least. I started creating this list quite easily How far back in time is appropriate?
Swann's Way, the first part of A la recherche de temps perdu, Marcel Proust's seven-part cycle, was published in In it, Proust introduces the themes that run through the entire work. The narr
Young is the key word. The first-person narrator writes her experiences during or after a crisis, and the act of writing itself functions as a kind of therapy. It has a combination of intimacy and distance in its narrative code with roots back to J.
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Until the middle of the 20th cent. Although a distinction was drawn surprisingly early— The Guardian of Education back at the very start of the 19th cent. The present-day teenage novel has its origins in America between the two World Wars, when authors such as Stephen W.
A regular exploration of public domain genre works available through Project GutenbergInternet Archiveand Librivox. By Colleen McMahon: We have passed the January 1 date and works have safely entered the public domain! I look forward to mentioning the SFF-related ones here as they are completed and released over the next few months. Speaking of works, in the previous installment of this column, I had said that I had not found a copy of The Barge of Haunted Lives online as yet, but that recently changed.