Legal thriller from the author of the Harry Bosch series
1966; 2 weeks as UK #1; 2 weeks as US #1 on the Billboard Hot 100
From the Blue Stocking Society, formed in the 1750s and who wore blue stockings.
1924-2004. Famous for both her prose and her life story.
1888-1923. Was a prominent NZ modernist writer of short fiction.
1903-1982, was the pen name of Norris Frank Davey, one of NZ's foremost short story writers, he and Katherine Mansfield helped to put NZ literature on the world map
1897-1987, was a New Zealand-born writer, educator, social reformer and member of the Communist Party of China
Born 1944, regarded as the most prominent Maori writer alive today. Wrote 'Whale Rider'.
American novelist and short-story writer
Published in 1687 -- Born 1643 CE, died 1727 CE In this work, Newton described universal gravitation and the three laws of motion which dominated the scientific view of the physical universe for the next three centuries.
(1937 - ) DCNZM, QSO. A notable Māori writer of novels, short stories, and children's books. She is the 2008 recipient of the Neustadt International Prize for Literature.
French writer, politician and diplomat
2008 - Best First Novel. From deep in the heart of his eighteenth century English manor, millionaire Sir Adrian Beauclerk-Fisk writes mystery novels and torments his four spoiled children with threats of disinheritance.
5th Feb 1941 - 30th Sept 2010, American, also a producer, novelist & actor, he created "The Rockford Files", "The A-Team" and "21 Jump Street" among others
Advisor to John F. Kennedy
Hundreds of political, traditional and children's songs and ballads
Composer of many standards; 1891-1964
British-born American songwriter (1905-1994)
Pain experienced in the hand after prolonged use of a writing instrument