Inventory: A

Chris Abani — 21st Century Nigerian Author

  • Graceland,  Novel, 2008

Edwin A. Abbott

  • Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions, Short Novel, 2007

Kobo Abé — 20th Century Japanese Novelist

  • The Woman In the Dunes, Novel, 1996
  • Kangaroo Notebook, Novel, 1997
  • The Ark Sakura, Novel, 1997
  • The Box Man, Novel, 1999
  • Beyond the Curve, Short Story Collection, 2000
  • The Face of Another, Novel, 2001
  • The Ruined Map, Novel, 2003
  • Secret Rendezvous, Novel, 2004
  • Inter Ice Age 4, Novel, 2017

Pearl Abraham — 20th Century American Novelist

  • The Romance Reader, Novel, 1999
  • American Taliban, Novel, 2015

Chinua Achebe — 20th Century African Author

  • Things Fall Apart, Novel, 1998
  • No Longer At Ease, Novel, 2014
  • Arrow of God, Novel, 2015
  • Anthills of the Savannah, Novel, 2017

Kathy Acker — 20th Century American Author & Activist

  • Rip-off Red, Girl Detective, Novel Collection, 2003
  • Hannibal Lecter, My Father, Collection of Works, 2004
  • Pussycat Fever, Short Novel, 2004
  • The Childlike Life of the Black Tarantula by The Black Tarantula, Short Novel, 2004
  • I Dreamt I Was a Nymphomaniac: Imagining, Short Novel, 2004
  • Blood and Guts in High School, Novel, 2004
  • The Portrait of Toulouse Lautrec by Henri Toulouse Lautrec, Short Novel, 2004
  • Great Expectations, Novel, 2004
  • Don Quixote, Novel, 2004
  • Florida, Short Novel, 2006
  • Kathy Goes to Haiti, Novel, 2006
  • My Death My Life by Pier Paolo Pasolini, Novel, 2006
  • In Memorium to Identity, Novel, 2009
  • Pussy, King of Pirates, Novel, 2011

Peter Ackroyd

  • The Plato Papers: A Prophecy, Novel, 2001
  • Hawksmoor, Novel, 2017

Douglas Adams — 20th Century English Author, Screenwriter, Humorist

  • Restaurant at the End of the Universe, Novel (Fantasy), 1978/2006
  • Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Novel (Fantasy), 1979/2005
  • Life, the Universe and Everything, Novel (Fantasy), 2006
  • So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish, Novel (Fantasy), 2006
  • Young Zaphod Plays It Safe, Short Story (Fantasy), 2006
  • Mostly Harmless, Novel (Fantasy), 2006

Richard Adams

  • The Girl in a Swing, Novel, 1971

Joseph Addison — English Essayist & Playwright

  • Cato, Drama, 1967

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

  • Purple Hibiscus, Novel, 2003

Aravind Adiga – 21st Century Indian Author

  • The White Tiger, Novel 2011

Peter Adolphsen

  • Machine, Novel, 2009

Aeschylus — Greek Dramatist

  • Agamemnon, Drama, 1967
  • Eumenides, Drama, 1967
  • The Libation Bearers, Drama, 1967
  • Prometheus Bound, Drama, 1967

Arthur Agatston, M. D.

  • The South Beach Diet, Non-Fiction, 2003
  • The South Beach Diet Good Fats Good Carbs Guide, Non-Fiction, 2003

James Agee — 20th century American Author

  • A Death in the Family, Novel, 2006

S. Y. Agnon — 20th Century Hebrew Writer [Nobel Prize in Literature]

  • A Simple Story, Novel, 2016

Forrest Aguirre —21st Century American Bizarro writer

  • Fossiloctopus, Story Collection, 2015ri

César Aira — 21st century Argentinian Author

  • An Episode in the Life of a Landscape Painter, Short Novel, 2009
  • How I Became a Nun, Novel, 2009
  • Ghosts, Novel, 2009
  • The Literary Conference, Short Novel, 2010
  • The Seamstress and the Wind, Novel, 2011
  • Dinner, Short Novel, 2015/2016
  • Ema the Captive, Novel, 2017
  • The Proof, Short Novel, 2017

Takagi Akimitsu

  • The Tattoo Murder Case, Novel, 2004

Boris Akunin – 21st Century Russian Author

  • The Winter Queen, Novel (Mystery), 2011

Ryunosuke Akutagawa — 20th Century Japanese Author

  • Rashomon and Other Stories, Short Story Collection, 1998

Pedro Antonio de Alarcon — Spanish Author

  • The Three Cornered Hat, Novel (Picaresque), 1997

Yuz Aleshkovsky – 20th Century Russian Author

  • Kangaroo, Novel, 2010

David Albahari —  20th Century Serbian Author

  • Tsing, Novel, 2006
  • Götz and Meyer, Novel, 2006

Edward Albee — 20th Century American Dramatist

  • Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Drama, 1967
  • Zoo Story, Drama, 1967
  • Tiny Alice, Drama, 1968

Albert

  • The Second Story Man, Novel, 1968

Louisa May Alcott — 19th Century American Novelist

  • Little Women, Novel, 1999

Raja Alem — 20th Century Arabian Author

  • Fatma: A Novel of Arabia, Novel, 2007

Sherman Alexie – 21st Century Native American Author

  • The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven, Story Collection 2004
  • The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Novel, 2010
  • Flight, Novel, 2010
  • The Toughest Indian In the World, Story Collection, 2014

Felipe Alfau — 20th Century Spanish/American Author

  • Chromos, Novel, 2016

Dante Alighieri — Italian Poet

  • Inferno, Poem, 1969
  • Paradiso, Poem, 1969
  • Purgatorio, Poem, 1969
  • Vita Nuova, Short Novel, 1969

Nelson Algren — 20th Century American Author

  • Never Come Morning, Novel, 2008

Amani Al-Khatahtbeh -— 21St Century Arab-American Author and Activist

  • Muslim Girl: A Coming of Age, Memoir, 2017

Ibrahim al-Koni

  • The Bleeding Stone, Novel, 2003
  • Gold Dust, Novel, 2017

John Marco Allegro

  • The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross, Non-Fiction (Popular Religion), 1972

Isabel Allende

  • The Japanese Lover, Novel, 2017

Margery Allingham — 20th Century British Author

  • Hide My Eyes, Novel, Novel (Mystery), 2017

Dorothy Allison — 20th Century American Novelist

  • Bastard Out of Carolina, Novel, 1998
  • Cavedweller, Novel, 1998

Ali al-Muqri — 21st Century Moslem Author

  • Hurma, Novel, 2017

Lisa Alther

  • Kinfllicks, Novel (Popular Fiction)

Julia Alvarez

  • How the Garciá Girls Lost Their Accents, Novel, 1998

Jorge Amado — 20th Century Brazilian Author

  • Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamon, Novel, 2010

Kingsley Amis

  • The Green Man, Novel, 2014
  • Lucky Jim, Novel, 2015

Martin Amis

  • Night Train, Novel, 2003
  • The Rachel Papers, Novel, 2003
  • Yellow Dog, Novel, 2004
  • The War Against Cliché: Essays and Reviews 1971-2000, Essay Collection, 2007
  • Time’s Arrow, Novel, 2007
  • Money, Novel, 2013
  • House of Meetings, Novel, 2015

Kevin J. Anderson

  • The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Novel (Fantasy), 2006

Poul Anderson

  • Tau Zero, Novel (Science Fiction), 1977

Sherwood Anderson

  • Winesburg, Ohio, Shortstory Collection, 1999

Loren Ankarlo

  • Implementing Self Directed Work Teams, Non-Fiction (Business), 1998

Anonymous — Ancient

  • Everyman, Drama, 1967
  • Beowulf, Poem (Epic), 1968
  • The Bible: King James, Sacred, 1962
  • The Bible: New American, Sacred, 1976

Anonymous — Erotica

  • Him, Non-Fiction (Erotica), 1972
  • The Sensuous Couple, Non-Fiction (Erotica), 1972

David Antin — 20th Century American Writer

  • I Never Knew What Time It Was, Novel, 2012

António Lobo Antunes — 21st Century Portuguese Author

  • The Natural Order of Things, Novel, 2009
  • The Return of the Caravels, Novel, 2009
  • An Explanation of the Birds, Novel, 2010
  • Knowledge of Hell, Novel, 2012

Aziz Ansari — 21st Century Stand-up Commedian

  • Modern Romance, Essay, 2015 [with Eric Klinenberg]

Guillaume Apollinaire — 19th Century French Author

  • Les Onze mille verges, Novel (Erotica), 2008

Robert Ardrey

  • The Territorial Imperative, Non-Fiction (Science), 1971
  • African Genesis, Non-Fiction (Science), 1972

Alain Arias-Misson

  • Theatre of Incest, Novel, 2011

Aristophanes — Greek Playwright

  • Birds, Drama, 1967
  • Frogs, Drama, 1967
  • Clouds, Drama, 1967
  • Lysistrata, Drama, 1967

Desi Arnaz — 20th Century Cuban-American Bandleader & Television Pioneer

  • A Book, Autobiography, 1972

Emmanuelle Arsan

  • Emmanuelle, novel (Erotica), 1970

Penelope Ashe — A collection of newspaper people under the nom-de-smut

  • Naked Came the Stranger, Novel (Erotica), 1975

Issac Asimov — 20th Century American Author

  • The Fantastic Voyage, Novel (Science Fiction), 1977
  • Foundation, Novel (Science Fiction), 1977
  • The Gods Themselves, Novel (Science Fiction), 1977
  • Nebula Award Stories Eight, Story Collection (Science Fiction), 1977

Nadeem Aslam — 21st Century Pakistani Author

  • The Blind Man’s Garden, Novel, 2014

Reza Aslan — 21st Century American Author & Teacher of Religion

  • Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, Non-Fiction (Religion), 2013

Alaa Al Aswany – 21st Century Egyptian Author

  • The Yacoubian Building, Novel, 2010

Ace Atkins — 21st Century American Author

  • Robert B. Parker’s Lullaby, Novel, 2017

Kate Atkinson

  • Not the End of the World, Shortstory Collection, 2004
  • Behind the Scenes at the Museum, Novel, 2005

Margaret Atwood — 20th Century Canadian Novelist

  • The Handmaid’s Tale, Novel, 1995
  • The Blind Assassin, Novel, 2001
  • Oryx and Crake, Novel, 2003
  • The Penelopiad, Novel, 2017

Louis Auchincloss

  • The Scarlet Letters, Novel, 2004

William H. Auden

  • Selected Poems, Poetry Collection
  • The Ascent of F6, Drama, 1967

Jean Auel

  • The Clan of the Cave Bear, Novel, 1988
  • The Mammoth Hunters, Novel, 1988
  • The Valley of the Horses, Novel, 1988

Jane Austen

  • Persuasion, Novel, 1996
  • Pride and Prejudice, Novel, 1997
  • Emma, Novel, 2000
  • Sense and Sensibility, Novel, 2001
  • Northanger Abbey, Novel, 2006

Paul Auster

  • The Book of Illusions, Novel, 2004
  • Timbuktu, Novel, 2006
  • Travels in the Scriptorium, Novel, 2007
  • City of Glass, Novel, 2008 [collected in The New York Trilogy]
  • Ghosts, Short Novel, 2008 [collected in The New York Trilogy]
  • The Locked Room, Novel, 2008 [collected in The New York Trilogy]
  • Mr. Vertigo, Novel, 2008
  • Man in the Dark, Novel, 2008/2014
  • Sunset Park, Novel, 2015
  • Oracle Night, Novel, 2017

Mona Awad — 21st Century American Author

  • 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl, Story Collection, 2016

Steve Aylett — 21st Century British Author

  • Slaughtermatic, Novel, 2009

 

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