Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Works

Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Works

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Encyclopedia of Contemporary Writers and Their Work is an invaluable guide to English-language fiction writers born after 1959 and their best work. Coverage includes some of the most vital and appealing writers working today, such as Chang-rae Lee, Michael Chabon, Zadie Smith, and Dave Eggers. Containing more than 200 entries written by literary scholars, this resource provides a comprehensive overview of the best writers and works of the current English-speaking literary world.

Coverage includes:

Sherman Alexie Monica Ali The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Edwidge Danticat Junot Díaz Jeffrey Eugenides Everything Is Illuminated Mark Haddon A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius The Kite Runner Jhumpa Lahiri Middlesex Native Speaker Chuck Palahniuk Suzan-Lori Parks The Secret History David Foster Wallace Colson Whitehead and more.
Publisher: New York, NY : Facts On File, Inc., c2010
ISBN: 9780816075782
Branch Call Number: 823.914 HAM 2010 22
Characteristics: vi, 426 p
Additional Contributors: Jones, Brian


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