List of Authors

Here’s a list of all the great companions of my bookish adventures… as well as the books where I found them.


Abbott, Edwin A. -> Flatland

Adams, Douglas -> The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

Allende, Isabel -> The Infinite Plan

Angelou, Maya -> Singin’ and Swingin’ and Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas

Atwood, Margaret -> Bodily Harm

Austen, Jane -> Pride and Prejudice

Auster, Paul -> The New York Trilogy


Bach, Richard -> Jonathan Livingston Seagull

Baum, Frank L. -> The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Bradbury, Ray -> Fahrenheit 451

Brontë, Charlotte -> Jane Eyre

Brontë, Emily -> Wuthering Heights

Brooks, Terry -> The Tangle Box

Bryson, Bill -> A Short History of Nearly Everything

Burgess, Anthony -> A Clockwork Orange


Cain, Susan -> Quiet

Cameron, Julia -> The Artist’s Way

Čapec, Karel -> Rossum’s Universal Robot

Capote, Truman -> Breakfast at Tiffany’s

Chabon, Michael -> Wonder Boys

Chbosky, Stephen -> The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Chopin, Kate -> The Awakening

Christie, Agatha -> The Mystery of the Blue Train

Clarke, Susanna -> Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Coelho, Paulo -> The Alchemist

Colfer, Eoin -> Artemis Fowl

Collins, Suzanne -> The Hunger Games, Catching Fire

Cooper, Catherine -> The Golden Acorn

Crichton, Michael -> Micro

Cronin, Justin -> The Passage


Dahl, Roald -> The Witches

Darbyshire, Bobbie -> Love, Revenge and Buttered Scones

Deaver, Jeffery -> The Bone Collector

Dickens, Charles -> A Christmas Carol

Doyle, Arthur Conan -> A Study in Scarlet


Extence, Gavin -> The Universe Versus Alex Woods


Filer, Nathan -> The Shock of the Fall

Fitzgerald, Francis Scott -> The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Franzen, Jonathan -> Freedom, The Corrections

Funke, Cornelia -> Inkheart


Gaiman, Neil -> Stardust, Neverwhere, Smoke and Mirrors

Gilbert, Elizabeth -> Eat, Pray, Love

Goldman, William -> The Princess Bride

Green, John -> The Fault in Our Stars, Looking for Alaska


Haddon, Mark -> The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time

Harris, Joanne -> Chocolat

Hawking, Lucy -> George’s Cosmic Treasure Hunt

Highsmith, Patricia -> The Talented Mr. Ripley

hooks, bell -> All About Love

Huxley, Aldous -> Brave New World



Jackson, Shirley -> The Haunting of Hill House

Jacobsen, Mette -> The Vanishing Act

James, Henry -> The Beast in the Jungle

Johnson, Adam -> The Orphan Master’s Son

Joyce, James -> Dubliners


Kaysen, Susanna -> Girl, Interrupted

King, Stephen -> Misery, The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, 1408, The Green Mile, It

Kingsolver, Barbara -> The Poisonwood Bible

Kipling, Rudyard -> The Jungle Book

Kureishi, Hanif -> The Body


Lawson, Jenny -> Furiously Happy

LeGuin, Ursula K. -> The Birthday of the World


Martel, Yann -> Life of Pi

Martin, George R.R. -> A Game of Thrones

McEwan, Ian -> Atonement, The Daydreamer, On Chesil Beach

Meyer, Stephanie -> Twilight

Mitchell, David -> Cloud Atlas

Moran, Caitlin -> How to Be a Woman, Moranifesto

Morgenstern, Erin -> The Night Circus

Mortimer, Charlie & Roger-> Dear Lupin

Murakami, Haruki -> Norwegian Wood


Nafisi, Azar -> Reading Lolita in Teheran

Newby, Eric -> Love and War in the Apennines

Nicholls, David -> One Day, Starter for Ten


Oates, Joyce Carol -> Zombie

O’Farrell, John -> The Man Who Forgot His Wife

Orwell, George -> Animal Farm


Pamuk, Orhan -> My Name is Red

Poe, Edgar Allan -> The Tell-Tale Heart

Pratchett, Terry -> The Colour of Magic, The Light Fantastic

Pullman, Philip -> Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife, The Broken Bridge


Quick, Matthew -> The Silver Linings Playbook


Roberts, Gregory David -> Shantaram

Rowling, J.K. -> Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of SecretsHarry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanHarry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Cursed ChildThe Casual Vacancy


Sachar, Louis -> Holes

Sebold, Alice -> The Lovely Bones, Lucky

Selasi, Taiye -> Ghana Must Go

Sellars, Nicola -> Colour Me In

Shakespeare, William -> Much Ado About Nothing

Shelley, Mary -> Frankenstein

Smith, Ali -> Hotel World

Smith, Patti -> Just Kids

Snicket, Lemony -> A Bad Beginning

Steinem, Gloria -> My Life on the Road

Stevenson, Robert Louis -> The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, The Black Arrow, Treasure Island

Stoker, Bram -> Dracula

Szalowski, Pierre -> Fish Change Direction in Cold Weather


Tan, Amy -> The Bonesetter’s Daughter

Thackeray, William M. -> Vanity Fair

Thomas, Scarlett -> The End of Mr. Y

Thompson, Emma -> Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang

Tolkien J.R.R. -> The Lord of the Rings

Tolstoj, Lev -> Anna Karenina

Townsend, Sue -> The Woman Who Went to Bed for a Year



Verne, Jules -> The Mysterious Island

Vonnegut, Kurt -> 2BR02B


Walker, Alice -> The Color Purple

Watrous, Malena -> If You Follow Me

Wells, H.G. -> The Time Machine

White, E.B. -> Charlotte’s Web

Wilde, Oscar -> The Canterville Ghost

Wilks, Haydn -> Americosis

Winman, Sarah -> When God was a Rabbit




Zusak, Markus -> The Book Thief