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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 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 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...

  • Crash

    Created by: J G Ballard

    Crash is a novel by the British writer J G Ballard, published in 1973. Three years earlier, Ballard had staged a highly ...

  • Down and Out in Paris and London

    Created by: George Orwell

    Down and Out in Paris in London (1933) was the first book published by Eric Arthur Blair under the pseudonym George Orwe...

  • Dubliners

    Created by: James Joyce

    Dubliners is a collection of 15 short stories by the modernist Irish writer James Joyce, concerning everyday events in t...

  • Emma

    Created by: Jane Austen

    Jane Austen began writing Emma in 1814 and the novel was published in 1816. The book can be classed as a bildungsroman:...

  • Empire of the Sun

    Created by: J G Ballard

    ‘How do you convey the casual surrealism of war, the deep silence of abandoned villages and paddy fields, the strange no...

  • Evelina

    Created by: Frances Burney

    Evelina overview Unused to the situations in which I find myself, and embarrassed by the slightest difficulties, I seld...

  • Far from the Madding Crowd

    Created by: Thomas Hardy

    Thomas Hardy’s (1840-1928) fourth novel, published in 1874, proved popular and successful. Its title was derived from Th...

  • Frankenstein

    Created by: Mary Shelley

    Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin (1797-1851), later Mary Shelley, devised this Gothic novel in 1816 while staying at Lake Gene...