Top Ten Greatest Authors

celynwelshy

The Contenders: Page 14

261 Amish Tripathi

Chetan Bhagat was ruling the Indian industry with his decent novels for 8 long years. Then came he. the greatest of the writers with his awe inspiring novels, THE SHIV TRILOGY. All his books are noe the most sold English books in the history of India. Second part 'THE SECRET OF NAGAS' is my personal favr8. therest are als great 'THE IMMORTALS OF MELUHA' and 'THE OATH OF VAYUPUTRAS'. He is called the 'Indian Rowling'. He also broke the record of J.K. rowling of most rejections.

262 Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Three things:

1. ) His epic poem titled "Rime of the Ancient Mariner" was written in 1798 while he was on opium. That in itself is impressive.

2. ) Despite its trippy origins, "Rime of the Ancient Mariner" is probably his best work.

3. ) In 1984 The hard rock/metal group "Iron Maiden" released a metal a ballad by the same title that summarizes "Rime of the Ancient Mariner." So "Rime of the Ancient Mariner" It was a musical hit 282 years after Coleridge wrote it.

Just please don't list Iron Maiden as a great author. The people on this site would probably put them in the top ten.

263 Reşat Nuri Güntekin
264 Yaşar Kemal
265 Tarık Buğra
266 Halide Edip Adıvar
267 Sait Faik Abasıyanık
268 Peyami Safa
269 E.B. White V 1 Comment
270 Pattie Mallette
271 Marsha Canham
272 Bill Watterson

He wrote wrote what's probably the best comic strip of all time.

273 Premchand

Premchand is one of greatest writer who lived at planet earth, He is unknown to western world because, most of his work in in Hindi. He is great storyteller too. He is one of the most known,analysed and popular author in India. Character which he created in is work are timeless too..

274 Mary Norton

Best known for The Borrowers

275 Ion Luca Caragiale
276 Mihail Sadoveanu
277 Tudor Arghezi
278 George Bacovia
279 Bogdan Petriceicu Haşdeu
280 Eugen Lovinescu
PSearch List

Recommended Lists

Related Lists

Greatest Fantasy Authors of All Time Top Ten Most Famous Authors Top Ten American Authors of All Time Best American Authors Songs Top Ten Favorite Authors

List Stats

6,000 votes
417 listings
9 years, 300 days old

Top Remixes (57)

1. Vladimir Nabokov
2. Fyodor Dostoevsky
3. Leo Tolstoy
Danvo22
1. Mark Twain
2. Charles Dickens
3. Robert Louis Stevenson
Conor12
1. J.R.R. Tolkien
2. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
3. J.K Rowling
ChrisZimson

WRemix
View All 57

Posts

Add Post

Error Reporting

See a factual error in these listings? Report it here.
P