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Re: My favourite author...?

Post by gran1990 » 26 Sep 2015, 16:09

My favorite author is James Patterson. He has so many different series with different characters which are all different. He also has a passion for promoting young readers to read. He has several series written for junior high school students. I suppose being an English teachers for special needs students helps to make him special to me.

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Post by kathylapan » 27 Sep 2015, 08:41

Thomas Harris.. Not only because he created Hannibal Lecter, but I love how he uses words. He uses words that mean something else entirely to give you a sense of how things are, like describing a cluster of (fake) framed diplomas on lecter's nemisis' wall with a term that describes a group of geese. Or describing lecter as having a bone saw voice.
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Post by FoxyReader1988 » 05 Oct 2015, 23:22

Exaltseo wrote:my favourite author is Rabindranath tagore. what about u...?
Stephen King is my favorite author. The detail used in his books is remarkable.

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Post by zulito » 03 Nov 2015, 01:57

I very like Harlan Coben.He is my favourite writer.Also I like Mary Higgins Clark, but no all bokks.Sometimes she writes simple story.
Now I read JO NESBO, I liked his books.

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Post by MarkMueller » 09 Nov 2015, 15:23

My favorite author is Kinky Friedman. He is the funniest of the satirical novelists of the 20th and 21st centuries. For example one of my favorite Kinky Friedman quotes is from his novel, Elvis, Jesus, and Coca-Cola: “He looked like an accountant or a serial-killer type. Definitely one of the service industries.” I love his way with words!

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Post by Vogwenxtwin » 21 Jun 2016, 20:54

Stephen King. I love the Dark Tower and have loved or liked to varying degrees everything else he has written. Sometimes it's hard to truly pick a favorite author though!

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Post by rose623 » 09 Nov 2016, 06:15

Mary Higgins Clark :D

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Post by Your _A1_bookreader » 04 Dec 2016, 17:11

I'm a fan of Danielle Steel. After reading several of her books over the years, it's interesting to note that each read has a fresh voice. It is easy to fall in love with her characters and think about them after the last chapter has closed. I just began reading Pegasus, the historical accuracy and integrity is thrilling. I must go now so I can cuddle up with my latest Steel find.

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Post by Tea Time » 04 Dec 2016, 20:52

G. K. Chesterton... but that might be because I'm reading one of his books right now. If I picked up A.A. Milne's Winnie-The-Pooh, instead, I might have to change my mind.

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Post by Fubbyy » 09 Dec 2016, 14:22

This can be a hard question to answer. It all depends on the genre I am reading. I love Arthur C. Clarke! The way he tells an epic tale of suspense and action but incorporates the human despair and love we all feel everyday is what keeps me coming back. If I am looking for some witty comedy and some butt kicking I go with Lee Child and the Jack Reacher series. He never fails to impress.

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Post by Shannon_Davies » 09 Dec 2016, 14:28

Jacqueline Wilson, Meg Cabot and Sophie mckenzie will always remain in my list from childhood.. current favourite.. I would have to say rainbow Rowell and Michael Grant - can't decide between them.

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Post by Timbets » 31 Dec 2016, 09:42

I have so many authors it is hard to chose from. I like to mix it up a bit. So therefore, I have a hard time saying who my favorite author is.
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Post by Ali hamza » 10 Sep 2018, 22:43

Tobias Woolf. ...
George Saunders. ...
Jennifer Egan. ...
Lorrie Moore. ...
Joe Meno. ...
Junot Diaz. ...
Jhumpa Lahiri.

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Post by Zimall » 16 Oct 2018, 04:51

J.k rowling and lincoln cole.

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