GEORGE SAND (1804-1876), the pseudonym of Madame Amandine Lucile Aurore Dudevant, née Dupin, the most prolific authoress in the history of literature, and unapproached among the women novelists of France.
After some time spent in travel and a successful lecturing tour in Norway and Sweden, he settled in Copenhagen, and produced a series of novels and collections of short stories, which placed him in the front rank of Scandinavian novelists.
Low, Jellinek, Kaufmann, as scholars in the Jewish field; as poets and novelists, Kompert, Franzos, L.
Among the dramatists and novelists may be mentioned Joaquim Manoel de Macedo, Jose Martiniano de Alencar, Bernardo Guimaraes, A.
de Alencar is usually described as the greatest of Brazilian novelists.
The second class of Hungarian modern novelists is led by the well-known Koloman Mikszath, a poet endowed with originality, a charming naiveté, and a freshness of observation from life.
The third class of Magyar novelists comprises those cosmopolitan writers who take their method of work, their inspiration and even many of their subjects from foreign authors, chiefly French, German, Russian and also Norwegian.
A people with an intense national sentiment, such as the Hungarians, do not as a rule incline towards permanent admiration of foreign-born or imported literary styles; and accordingly the work of this class of novelists has frequently met with very severe criticism on the part of various Magyar critics.
Yet it can scarcely be denied that several of the " foreign " novelists have contributed a wholesome, if not quite Magyar, element of form or thought to literary narrative style in Hungary.
Other novelists belonging to this school are: Desiderius Malonyai (Az utolso, " The Last "; Judith konyve, " The Book of Judith "; Tanulmdnyfejek, "Typical Heads "); Julius Pekar (Dodo fohadnagy problemai, " Lieutenant Dodo's Problems "; Az aranykesztyus kisasszony, " The Maid with the Golden Gloves "; A szoborszep asszony, " The Lady as Beautiful as a Statue "; Az esztendo legenddja, " The Legend of the Year "); Thomas Kobor (Aszfalt, " Asphalt "; 0 akarta, " He Wanted It "; A csillagok fele, " Towards the Stars "); Stephen Szomahazy (Huszonnegy Ora, " Twenty-four Hours "; A Clairette Keringd, " The Clairette Valse "; Pdratlan szerddk, " Incomparable Wednesdays "; Nydri felhok, " Clouds of Summer "); Zoltan Thury (Ullrich fdhadnagy es egyeb tortenetek, " Lieutenant Ullrich and other Tales "; Urak es parasztok, " Gentlemen and Peasants "); also Desiderius Szomory, Odon Gero, Arpad Abonyi, Koloman Szanto, Edward Sas, Julius Vertesi, Tibor Denes, Akos Pinter, the Misses Janka and Stephanie Wohl, Mrs Sigismund Gyarmathy and others.
In the fourth class may be grouped such of the latest Hungarian novelists as have tried, and on the whole succeeded, in clothing their ideas and characters in a style peculiar to themselves.
Jose Antonio Lavalle and Narciso Arestegui are chiefly known as novelists.
Persons of recognized "imaginativeness," such as novelists and artists, do not seem more or less capable of the hallucinatory experiences than their sober neighbours; while persons not otherwise recognizably "imaginative" (we could quote a singularly accurate historian) are capable of the experiences.
In the first part of his vocation the novelists of his own youth, such as Marivaux, Richardson and Prevost, may be said to have shown him the way, though he improved greatly upon them; in the second he was almost a creator.
Eminent among the novelists of this generation were Nemcova, a good observer of social conditions who reproduced in her works the charm of Bohemian peasant life; her kinswoman Svetla, Arbes and Zeyer.
1862) Stands First Among Contemporary Canadian Novelists.
Of Later Canadian Novelists Mention May Be Made Of Sara Jeannette Duncan (Mrs Everard Cotes, B.
The best of the novelists of this period, excluding Charles de Coster, was perhaps Estelle Ruelens (née Crevecoeur; 1821-1878); she wrote under the pseudonym of " Caroline Graviere."
Aubusson was also the native place of the novelists Leonard Sylvain, Julien Sandeau and Alfred Assollant (1827-1886).
Among novelists who were not also poets was Andreas Nikolai de Saint-Aubain (1798-1865), who, under the pseudonym of Carl Bernhard, wrote a series of charming romances.
Kaalund (1818-1885), Carl Ploug (1813-1894) and Christian Richardt (1831-1892), of very great talent, were not yet silent, and among the veteran novelists were still active H.
It is too subtle and individual to be conveyed in general terms. For comments upon him from points of view more or less diverse the reader may be referred to Thackeray's Humourists, Professor Masson's British Novelists (1859), and H.
Aho then went to reside in France, where he made a close study of the methods of the leading French novelists of the newer school.
She employs the Swedish language with an extraordinary richness and variety, and stands in the front rank of Swedish novelists.
Among other novelists are Oliveira Marreca, Pinheiro Chagas, Arnaldo Gama, Luis de Magalhaes and Teixeira de Queiroz, the last of whom is almost as distinctly national a writer as Castello Branco himself.
Bohemian novelists have become very numerous.
This school is very dissimilar from the half-romantic school of Jonas Hallgrimsson; it is nearer the national Icelandic school represented by Pall Olafsson and porsteinn Erlingsson, but differs from those writers by introducing foreign elements hitherto unknown in Icelandic literature, and - especially in the case of the prose-writers - by imitating closely the style and manner of some of the great Norwegian novelists.
The attendees ranged from general readers, members of reading groups, students or even aspiring novelists themselves.
In addition to academic teaching in literature and criticism, you will be taught by creative writing practitioners including dramatists, poets and novelists.
Unlike any other literary festival in the UK, Fresh Fiction is focused entirely on new books by first-time novelists.
novelists of the twentieth century.
A generous new literary prize is being launched next month for the cream of Britain's aspiring young novelists.
In winning the prize, Meg Rosoff had faced stiff competition from fellow debut novelists.
outsell most of the novelists on your shelf.
In keeping with most writers - both novelists and journalists - I am ' broadly shallow ' .
GEORGE SAND (1804-1876), the pseudonym of Madame Amandine Lucile Aurore Dudevant, nÃ©e Dupin, the most prolific authoress in the history of literature, and unapproached among the women novelists of France.
The second class of Hungarian modern novelists is led by the well-known Koloman Mikszath, a poet endowed with originality, a charming naivetÃ©, and a freshness of observation from life.
From the modest and simple art of the patriotic poets and novelists of the first half of the 19th century, whose work nevertheless was an influential factor in the awakening of a national sentiment among the common people, Czech literature, after a period characterized by the romanticism of Macha and the critical realism of Havlicek, arrived at a school which, while it took its inspiration from the sources of the national spirit, did not shut itself out from foreign influences.
The best of the novelists of this period, excluding Charles de Coster, was perhaps Estelle Ruelens (nÃ©e Crevecoeur; 1821-1878); she wrote under the pseudonym of " Caroline Graviere."
Most of the novelists and poets already mentioned also essayed the stage, and to those names should be added these of Einar Christiansen (b.
The most remarkable of the novelists of the latest group is Selma LagerlOf (b.
They can introduce such incidents as the change of a man into a horse, or of a woman into a dog, or the intervention of an afreet, without any more scruple than our own novelists feel in describing a duel or the concealment of a will.
In keeping with most writers - both novelists and journalists - I am ' broadly shallow '.
Plus, many novelists can set their own prices for their electronic books which means you can regularly purchase eBooks online for less than five dollars, with some titles selling for under a dollar.
The PUSH teen imprint, not only highlights teen books but also has an annual writing contest where today's kids can become tomorrow's novelists.
For example, a beginning reader might study Dr. Seuss and his voice, while a teen might study Shakespeare, Hemingway and modern novelists.
The ensuing visitors over the next 2-3 centuries have included notable privateers (Sir Francis Drake), sardonic novelists (Mark Twain), U.S. Presidents (Warren G.
Poets, songwriters, and novelists spent centuries attempting to capture, in words, this depth of feeling and powerful emotion.
Some novelists like develop their work in a different way and dispense with the outline stage altogether.
Literary agents represent novelists, major nonfiction writers, and screenwriters.
Freelance business writers may not get as much attention as novelists or newspaper journalists, but this can be a very lucrative way to make a living as a professional writer.
LTK: As a successful novelist, do you have some tips for new novelists?
Urban fantasy continues to thrive under the competent hands of novelists like Jim Butcher, Patricia Briggs, Kim Harrison, Jaye Wells and Kelley Armstrong.
While the format is still new enough that no one really knows the best way to do it, there are suggestions from other Twitter novelists like Brandon Mendelson.
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