One of the most prominent female writers of all time, Virginia Woolf authored essays and novels including A Room of One’s Own, To the Lighthouse, and Mrs Dalloway. Her stream-of-consciousness style is recognized for its influence on modernist literature.
Most famous for her published diaries, Anaïs Nin’s sensual style and Bohemian life enthrall all who read her work. Nin’s most critically acclaimed works include Delta of Venus, Little Birds, Under a Glass Bell, and of course The Diary of Anaïs Nin.
Pulitzer Prize-winner, Nobel Laureate, and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom Toni Morrison is the author of such American masterpieces as Beloved, The Bluest Eye, and Song of Solomon.
The adventurous and iconic Nobel laureate Ernest Hemingway is considered to be one of the United States’ most significant authors. His books A Farewell to Arms, The Old Man and The Sea, and The Sun Also Rises made waves due to their minimalistic yet gripping prose.
Ralph Ellison is regarded as one of the most read and studied African American authors of all time, and his works have become a staple of the literary canon and influenced American culture and politics. Ellison is best known for his books Invisible Man and Juneteenth.
Jorge Luis Borges
A pioneer of surrealist literature, the Argentinian poet, translator, and author Jorge Luis Borges wrote such culturally influential stories as “The Aleph”, “Library of Babel”, and “The Secret Miracle”.
Science fiction legend Isaac Asimov was first a biochemistry professor at Boston University. His stories, including “I, Robot,” “The Bicentennial Man,” and “Nightfall”, have greatly influenced both American literature and robotics.
Nobel laureate William Faulkner compelled readers with his novels including The Sound and the Fury and As I Lay Dying. Faulkner is known for his accurate portrayal of life in the American south.
The Author Series pays homage to some of the finest authors of the last hundred years, bringing the designs for their books into the present. Each template design draws on the works of a famous author, and provides a container for your own works. While we've kept these designs faithful to the spirit of each author's work, we've also brought them up to date to enable today's authors to create truly classic print and ebooks.
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