Who is your favorite author and why?

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  1. Communicake profile image62
    Communicakeposted 3 years ago

    I think my favorite author at the moment is George R.R. Martin, while I'm reading through the A Song of Ice and Fire series right now. He just knows how to create a world and make it his own. The lore he creates and builds off of makes me jealous of his skills as a writer, but not of the speed in which he gets it all done in. The world building alone though makes up for his infamous amount of time that it takes him to get a book published and released to the world.

    1. MPG Narratives profile image61
      MPG Narrativesposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Too many to mention them all. I read a lot of indie authors and the latest book I read was by Tabitha Bird who wrote - A Lifetime of Impossible Days. Such a beautifully written story. Authors who are prolific that I read are -
      Liane Moriarty, Jojo Moyes, Paulo Coelho.

      1. Miebakagh57 profile image68
        Miebakagh57posted 3 years agoin reply to this

        Too many to mention depending on the genre. So George Orwell and his "Animal Farm" readily comes to mind.                        If you have read or study the book, you will notice the events as common in every society.

  2. Literarycreature profile image95
    Literarycreatureposted 3 years ago

    Impossible question!
    The first names that come to my mind are Jane Austen, Charlotte Bronte, Jean Webster and George Orwell, but I could name many more!
    All these people have a special way of communicating their thoughts about the world they live in. The topics their books touch are forever relevant.

  3. Isivwe Muobo profile image75
    Isivwe Muoboposted 3 years ago

    I just stumbled on a few of Clive Cussler's books and I'm hooked. I'll say he's my favourite right now. I absolutely love his style of writing.

  4. profile image60
    laugherposted 3 years ago

    I'll talk about the recent ones. I just happened to finish Dune and loved Frank Herbert's distinct imagination, setting, and narration. And reading Khalil Ghibran there's no way turning your back on him. Ghibran is someone who can see poetry in everything. Such a soul touching writer. Also, after finishing Homer's Odyssey, I happened to read Circe by Madeline Miller. Circe is a kind of bottom-up writing borrowing the character from Homer's Odyssey and putting forth the narration through Circe's perspective. It's a very interesting read. The ones who have read Odyssey can relate and look at the Circe summary at least.

  5. schoolgirlforreal profile image77
    schoolgirlforrealposted 3 years ago

    I also love
    L M Montgomery
    Joyce Meyers
    Joel osteen

  6. lovetherain profile image80
    lovetherainposted 3 years ago

    Probably Robin Heath for non fiction. Not sure about fiction.


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