James Patterson is a prolific author of thrillers, mysteries, young adult novels and more. His first successful series featured psychologist Alex Cross.
James Baldwin was an essayist, playwright, novelist and voice of the American civil rights movement known for works including 'Notes of a Native Son,' 'The Fire Next Time' and 'Go Tell It on the.
Klay Thompson is one of the leading figures of the American basketball world. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and other facts about his life.James Patterson is a popular American author. Check out this biography to know about his birthday, childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about him.Another Country James Baldwin. Another Country is a novel by noted American author James Baldwin written in 1962. It is set in 1950's Greenwich Village, and discusses many risky themes at the time including bisexuality, interracial couples, and infidelity.
A biography is a piece of writing that tells the true story of another person's life. In this lesson, we will learn how to write a biography using facts about a famous person.Read More
James Patterson (born March 22, 1947), perhaps best known as the writer of the Alex Cross detective series, ranks among the most prolific of contemporary American authors.He even holds the Guinness World Record for the number of New York Times number one best-selling novels sold and he was the first author to sell more than one million ebooks.Read More
Alice Thompson grew up in Edinburgh and read English at Oxford University. She played keyboard with the band, The Woodentops, and is the author of several novels, including Justine (1996), winner of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize (for fiction); Pandora's Box (1998); Pharos (2002): and The Falconer (2008). She was formerly Writer in Residence for Shetland and in 2000, won a Creative.Read More
James Thompson has lectured in Psychology at the University of London all his working life. His first publication and conference presentation was a critique of Jensen’s 1969 paper, with Arthur Jensen in the audience. He also taught Arthur how to use an English public telephone.Read More
A distinguished English feminist, author, essayist, critic and publisher, Virginia Woolf is regarded to be one of the significant figures of twentieth century modern literature. Woolf is the author of well known books including Mrs Dalloway(1925), To the Lighthouse (1927) and Orlando (1928) but her most famous work is the book-length essay A Room of One’s Own (1929).Read More
James Bulger's killers are once again being branded monsters. Audrey Gillan, who has reported the story from the start, examines the case against their mothers.Read More
Essay, an analytic, interpretive, or critical literary composition usually much shorter and less systematic and formal than a dissertation or thesis and usually dealing with its subjects from a limited and often personal point of view. Learn more about essays in this article.Read More
Francis Thompson's biography and life story.Francis Thompson was an English poet and ascetic. After attending college, he moved to London to become a writer, but in menial work, became addicted to opium, and was a.Read More
This essay is an attempt to analyse the mechanisms of the biographical novel in David Lodge’s Author, Author (2004) which focuses on Henry James’s middle years as well as on the few months before his death. By paying special attention to the paratexts and the subtle intertwining of fiction and reality within the text, the paper demonstrates how Lodge manages to strike a delicate balance.Read More
James Weldon Johnson, poet, diplomat, and anthologist of black culture. Trained in music and other subjects by his mother, a schoolteacher, Johnson graduated from Atlanta University with A.B. (1894) and M.A. (1904) degrees and later studied at Columbia University. For several years he was principal.Read More