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Boris Pasternak Old

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Hans Christian Andersen

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 Jean-Paul Sartre

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Phillipa Gregory

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Truman Capote

Truman Garcia Capote was an American novelist, short story writer, screenwriter, playwright, and actor. Several of his short stories, novels, and plays have been praised as literary classics, including the novella Breakfast at Tiffany's and the true crime novel In Cold Blood, which he labeled a "nonfiction novel".

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A. A. Milne

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A. E. Housman

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Aesop

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Agatha Christie

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Albert Camus

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Aldous Huxley

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Aleksandr Pushkin

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Alexander Pope

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Alfred Lord Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson

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Alice Walker

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Alistair McLean

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Anne Rice

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Anthony Burgess

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Anton Chekhov

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Arthur C Clarke

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Arthur Conan Doyle

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Arthur Hailey

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Arundhati Roy

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Astrid Lindgren

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Barbara Cartland

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Baroness Emma Orczy

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Beatrix Potter

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Boris Pasternak

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Bram Stoker

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Brothers Grimm

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C. S. Lewis

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Catherine Cookson

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Charles Dickens

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Christina Rossetti

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Christopher Marlowe

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Cormac McCarthy

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D. H. Lawrence

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Dan Brown

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Daniel Defoe

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Danielle Steel

Danielle Steel

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Dante Alighieri

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Daphne du Maurier

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Doris Lessing

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Douglas Adams

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Dr. Seuss

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Dylan Thomas

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e e cummings

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E. Annie Proulx

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Ecclesiastes

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Edgar Allan Poe

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Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Edgar Wallace

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Edith Wharton

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Edna O'Brien

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EL James

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Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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Elizabeth Gaskell

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EM FORSTER

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Emily Brontë

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Emily Dickinson

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Enid Blyton

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Ernest Hemingway

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Euripides

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Evelyn Waugh

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Ezra Pound

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F Scott Fitzgerald

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Frank McCourt

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Franz Kafka

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Friedrich Nietzsche

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Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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Gabriel García Márquez

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Geoffrey Chaucer

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George Bernard Shaw

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George Eliot

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George Orwell

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Germaine Greer

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Gilbert Patten

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Graham Greene

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Gustave Flaubert

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H. G. Wells

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Harold Robbins

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Harper Lee

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Henrik Ibsen

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Henry David Thoreau

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Henry Miller

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Herman Melville

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Hermann Hesse

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Honoré de Balzac

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Horace

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Ian Fleming

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Iris Murdoch

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Isaac Asimov

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J. K. Rowling

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J.D. Salinger

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J.M. Coetzee

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J.R.R. Tolkien

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Jack Kerouac

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Jack London

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James Joyce 

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James Patterson

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Jane Austen

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Jean Rhys

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Johann David Wyss

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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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John Donne

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John Fowles

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John Grisham

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John Irving

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John Keats

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John Milton

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John Steinbeck

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Jonathan Swift

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Joseph Conrad

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Joseph Heller

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Jules Verne

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Katherine Mansfield

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Ken Follett

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Kurt Vonnegut

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Langston Hughes

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Leo Tolstoy

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Lewis Carroll

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Louisa May Alcott

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Maeve Binchy

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Marcel Proust

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Margaret Atwood

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Margaret Mitchell

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Mark Twain

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Mary Higgins Clark

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Mary Shelley

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Mary Wollstonecraft

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Maya Angelou

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Michael Crichton

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Mickey Spillane

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Miguel de Cervantes

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Nevil Shute

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Norman Bridwell

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Oscar Wilde

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Ovid

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P. D. James

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P. L. Travers

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Patricia Cornwell

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Patricia Highsmith

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Paulo Coelho 
 

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Percy Bysshe Shelley

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Philip K. Dick

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Philip Larkin

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Plato

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Ray Bradbury

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Roald Dahl

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Robert Burns

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Robert Frost

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Robert Louis Stevenson

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Robert Ludlum

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Roddy Doyle

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Roger Hargreaves

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Rudyard Kipling

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Samuel Beckett

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Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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Sappho

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Seamus Heaney

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Seán O'Casey

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Sidney Sheldon

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Sir Walter Scott

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Sophocles

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Stephen King

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Stephenie Meyer

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Susan Sontag

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Sylvia Plath

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T. S. Eliot

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Thomas Mann

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Toni Morrison

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Victor Hugo

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Virgil

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Virgil

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Virginia Woolf

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Vladimir Nabokov

Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov was a Russian-born novelist, poet, translator and entomologist. His first nine novels were in Russian, but he achieved international prominence after he began writing English prose.

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Voltaire

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W. H. Auden

Wystan Hugh Auden was an English-American poet. Auden's poetry was noted for its stylistic and technical achievement, its engagement with politics, morals, love, and religion, and its variety in tone, form and content.

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W. Somerset Maugham

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Walt Whitman

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Wilbur Moorehead Smith

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Wilkie Collins

William Wilkie Collins was an English novelist, playwright, and short story writer. His best-known works are The Woman in White, No Name, Armadale and The Moonstone. The last is considered the first modern English detective novel

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William Blake

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William Butler Yeats

William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th-century literature. A pillar of the Irish literary establishment, he helped to found the Abbey Theatre, and in his later years served as a Senator of the Irish Free State for two terms.

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William Faulkner

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William Golding

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William Wordsworth

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Zadie Smith

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Zane Grey

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Boris Pasternak Old

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Trueman Capote

Truman Garcia Capote was an American novelist, short story writer, screenwriter, playwright, and actor. Several of his short stories, novels, and plays have been praised as literary classics, including the novella Breakfast at Tiffany's and the true crime novel In Cold Blood, which he labeled a "nonfiction novel".

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William Butler Yeats

William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th-century literature. A pillar of the Irish literary establishment, he helped to found the Abbey Theatre, and in his later years served as a Senator of the Irish Free State for two terms.

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Wilkie Collins

William Wilkie Collins was an English novelist, playwright, and short story writer. His best-known works are The Woman in White, No Name, Armadale and The Moonstone. The last is considered the first modern English detective novel

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Vladimir Nabokov

Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov was a Russian-born novelist, poet, translator and entomologist. His first nine novels were in Russian, but he achieved international prominence after he began writing English prose.