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  • A Christmas Carol

    Created by: Charles Dickens

    A Christmas book by Charles Dickens (1812-1870), published in 1843. Dickens was prompted to write this morality tale hav...

  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream

    Created by: William Shakespeare

    A Midsummer Night’s Dream opens with Theseus, Duke of Athens, eagerly anticipating his marriage to Hippolyta, Queen of t...

  • A Passage to India

    Created by: E M Forster

    E M Forster began writing A Passage to India after his first visit to India in October 1912. The impetus to write the no...

  • A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

    Created by: James Joyce

    A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man is a novel by the Irish modernist writer James Joyce. It follows the intellectua...

  • 'A Red, Red Rose'

    Created by: Robert Burns

    A poem by Robert Burns (1759-1796). Towards the end of his short life, Burns contributed many songs to James Johnson’s T...

  • A Room of One's Own

    Created by: Virginia Woolf

    Virginia Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own began as two lectures, written to be delivered at the women-only Cambridge colleges...

  • A Room with a View

    Created by: E M Forster

    The title of E M Forster’s third novel, A Room with a View (1908) refers to the booking that his characters, Lucy Honeyc...

  • Adam Bede

    Created by: George Eliot

    Adam Bede is George Eliot’s first full-length novel, and embodies the realist aims she would continue to develop over th...

  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Created by: Lewis Carroll

    This fantasy novel of 1865 was originally entitled Alice’s Adventures Under Ground. It was written by the Reverend Charl...

  • Animal Farm

    Created by: George Orwell

    Animal Farm (1945) is a novella by George Orwell. Originally sub-titled A Fairy Story, it is a commentary on the develop...

  • 'Anthem for Doomed Youth'

    Created by: Wilfred Owen

    ‘Anthem for Doomed Youth’ is a poem by the British poet Wilfred Owen, drafted at Craiglockhart War Hospital near Edinbur...

  • Ariel

    Created by: Sylvia Plath

    Ariel is a posthumously published collection of poetry by the American poet Sylvia Plath: her second, after The Colossus...

  • Aurora Leigh

    Created by: Elizabeth Barrett Browning

    Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) completed this controversial nine-book novel in blank verse form in 1856. It was...

  • Birthday Letters

    Created by: Ted Hughes

    Birthday Letters, a collection of 88 poems by the British poet Ted Hughes, was published to public and critical acclaim ...

  • Childe Harold's Pilgrimage

    Created by: Lord Byron

    A poem in Spenserian stanzas by Lord Byron (1788-1824), Cantos I and II appeared in 1812, Canto III in 1816 and Canto IV...