King has several major achievements for his literary masterpieces. King is most known for writing novels, short stories and screenplays; not many people know about the children’s book he published. Stephen King, American author, writes about every nightmare producing topic imaginable, and Stephen King is one of the best horror fiction novelists, who has written the greatest horror fiction novels of the twentieth and twenty first century. Stephen King has been living in Maine for the majority of his life. Maine is the setting most often
Seuss can be considered a successful poet. For one he wrote over fifty books and sold millions of copies of each of his books. His books were extremely famous amongst both children and adults. His most famous works include The Cat in the Hat, Horton Hears a Who, and The Lorax. Although these books are amongst some of his most famous and popular works, his most famous book was Green Eggs and Ham.
Stephen King is one of the world’s best selling authors. Selling 350 million copies since his first book “Carrie”, his gripping story lines bring the reader in and have them wanting more. By adding realistic aspects to his stories like town names, historical events for the time period, and going in on a character’s past amplifies the realness aspect of the story. The hidden inner meanings through his plots questions what the narrative is truly about. Stephen King with his artistic use of symbolism in his novels, separates him from other novelist in the horror/supernatural genre.
Americans and the Nobel Prize For more than a century the Nobel Prize of Literature has been given to authors or poets who have contributed greatly and impacted the way the world views literature. Over this time numerous Americans have won the prize before. Authors such as William Faulkner, Ernest Hemingway, and Toni Morrison have all won the award due to their many literary contributions. These three are very prolific authors who are not only well known throughout the United States but the entire world. However, there have been many deserving Americans who have not won the award.
Alo Nudger is the lead character of the Alo Nudger series of novels by John Lutz the New York Times bestselling author. Lutz has made a name for himself writing in practically every genre imaginable including mystery, thriller, amateur detective, futuristic, historical, espionage, police procedural, crime caper, occult, humor, urban suspense, private eye, and political suspense novels. With more than 40 novels and over two hundred short stories to his name, he has been a very successful author with his works translated into tens of languages and adapted for a variety of media. His debut novel in the Alo Badger series was Buyer Beware that was first published in 1992 to much popularity. With his novel attaining much popularity among detective
Tom Franklin is a well-liked author by many people. Tom Franklin has received many awards for his novels. His most recent novel, crooked letter, crooked letter, became a New York Times best-selling and received many other awards as well. He also praises for Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter. According to Dennis Lehane, author of Live by Night, “A new Tom Franklin novel is always a reason to get excited, but Crooked Letter, Crooked is more – a cause for celebration.
“Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.” (Stephen King). Stephen King is arguably the best author in the world, and considered one of the best authors of our time. He has many hits such as The Shining, Carrie, Misery, The Shawshank Redemption and many more. One of his most famous novels is the serial novel The Green Mile.
The James Bond franchise is often considered to be one of the most successful franchises in the entire world. Ian Fleming’s spy continues to dominate the world, even after the death of its creator in 1964, through books, strips, and films. Especially the latter seems to be the driving force behind the world wide fascination with the British spy, to the point where over half of the world’s population has seen at least one Bond film in their lives (Chapman, 1999; 14). With fourteen books written by Ian Fleming in the 007 series, 23 ‘official’ James Bond films (produced by Eon Productions) and many more unofficial productions such as Casino Royale (1967) starring David Niven and parodies including the Austin Powers series, the James Bond franchise
Shakespeare is a name that has survived centuries. A key writer in English Literature, Shakespeare is known by most and still taught regularly. However, he is known better for some works than others, works such as Romeo and Juliet, Macbeth, Much Ado About Nothing are well known and show his skills as a writer. They may in some ways display his emotions, but nothing tells more about Shakespeare’s love life than his sonnets. Having written one hundred and fifty-four sonnets in his lifetime, Shakespeare gives a fairly descriptive look into his head and emotions.
He was nominated for lead performances in The Hustler (1961), Hud (1963), and Cool Hand Luke (1967) (Ebert). In addition, Newman directed the 1968 film Rachel, Rachel starring his wife, which was nominated for Best Picture (Harmetz). His superstardom was set in stone with the release of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid in 1969, which starred Newman and his friend Robert Redford in the title roles. The film stands as one of the most successful Westerns in history (“Paul Newman.” Newsmakers). During this period, Newman was best known for playing rebellious characters, but his undeniable charm made
The Giver has some great giving news! Phillip Noyce is “movie crazy” which is a good thing because he’s unique compared to other directors! Since a early age Noyce, has experience with using cameras in his teenage years. Noyce has continued to make short documentaries on the more offbeat aspects of Australian life. The author Lois Lowry is a successful woman because she has written more than 20 books and with some novels, she has received award-winning awards.