List of Contemporary British Authors and Novelists

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List of Contemporary British Authors and Novelists

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Adams, D ouglass (born 1952; Cambridge, England)

  • Dirk Gently’s H olistic Detective Agency, c1987, FIC ADA [247 p.]

o Mystery stories, English; Science Fiction, English; H um orous stories,

English; Time travel; Detectives.

  • The H itchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, c1979, SCI FI ADA [215 p.]

o Misad venture; Aliens; Life on other planets; Space flight; Science fiction,

English; Satirical fiction, English; Picaresque fiction, English.

  • H itchhiker’s Trilogy, c2000, SCI FI ADA [839 p.]
  • Life, the Universe, and Everything, c1982, SCI FI ADA [227 p.]

o Satirical fiction, English; Science fiction, English; Misad ventures.

  • Mostly H arm less, c1992, SCI FI ADA [277 p.]

o Science fiction, English; Satirical fiction, English; Misad ventures.

  • The Restaurant at the End of the Universe, c1980, SCI FI ADA [250 p.]

o Science fiction, English; Satirical fiction, English; Misad ventures.

  • The Salm on of Doubt: H itchhiking the Galaxy One Last Tim e, c2002, SCI FI ADA
[299 p.]

o Mystery stories, English; Science fiction, English; H um orous stories,

English; Detectives; Time travel.

  • So Long and Thanks for All the Fish, c1984, SCI FI ADA [204 p.]

o Science fiction, English; Satirical fiction, English; Misad ventures.

 

Aldiss, Brian W. (born 1925; East D ereham, England)

  • Dracula Unbound , c1991, SCI FI ALD [191 p.]

o Stoker, Bram , 1847-1912; Dracula, 1431-1476; Vampires; End of the w orld ;

Science fiction — English; Tim e Travel.

  • Som ew here East of Life, c1994, SCI FI ALD [391 p.]

o Architectural histories — England ; Am nesia; Former Soviet republics;

Futurism ; Black hum or (Literature); Science fiction.

 

Amis, Martin (born 1949; Oxford, England)

  • The Inform ation, c1995, FIC AMI [374 p.]

o Mid d le aged m en — England ; Envy in Men; Psychological fiction, English.

  • Money: A Suicide N ote, c1984, FIC AMI [363 p.]

o Suicid e — Lond on, England ; Film d irectors and prod ucers, English; N ew

York City; Lond on, England .

  • N ight Train, c1997, MYS AMI [175 p.]

o Mystery stories, English; Wom en d etectives — N ew York City; Police

w om en — N ew York City; Murd er — N ew York City; Murd er investigation — N ew York City.

  • Tim es Arrow or The N ature of the Offense, c1991, FIC AMI [168 p.]

o N azi physicians; Auschw itz (Concentration Cam p); H olocaust, Jew ish

(1933-1945); Guilt in m en; Conscience; Physicians; N azi fugitives — United States.

 

  • Yellow Dog, c2003, FIC AMI [340 p.]

o Rulers; Princesses; Teenage girls; Men — sexuality; H ead injury survivors;

Sexuality; Pornography; Incest; Tabloid new spapers; Com ets; Monarchy, British; Patriarchy; London, England ; Satirical fiction.

 

Bainbridge, Beryl (born 1934; Liverpool, England)

  • The Birthday Boys, c1994, FIC BAI [198 p.]

o Scott, Robert Falcon, 1868-1912; South Pole expeditions; Explorers —

Antarctic regions; Explorers, British — Antarctic regions.

  • Every Man for H im self, c1996, FIC BAI [224 p.]

o Titanic (Steam ship); Shipw recks; Rich people; The Teens (20th century).

  • Master Georgie, c1998, FIC BAI [190 p.]

o Crim ean War, 1853-1856; Photographers — Liverpool, England ; Surgeons

— Liverpool, England ; Bisexual m en.

 

Ballard, J. G. (born 1930; Shanghai, China)

  • The Kindness of Wom en, c1991, FIC BAL [343 p.]

o World War II — China; World War II — Prisoners and prisons, Japanese;

Teenage prisoners — Shanghai, China; Men/ w omen relations; Prisoners of w ar, British; Men — Shepperton, Lond on, England ; Prisoners of w ar,

British — China; Teenage boys — Shanghai, China; Shanghai, China — H istory — 1927-1949.

 

Banks, Ian (born 1954; Fife, Scotland)

  • A Song of Stone, c1998, FIC BAN [280 p.]

o Im aginary w ars and battles; War stories; Prisoners of w ar; Scottish fiction

— 20th century; N obility; Sold iers.

 

Barker, Pat (born 1943; Thornaby-on-Tees, England)

  • Another World , c1999, FIC BAR [277 p.]

o World War I veterans; Senior m en — N ew castle-upon-Tyne, England;

Blend ed fam ilies — England ; War neuroses; Psychological fiction, English; H aunted places — England .

  • Double Vision, c2003, FIC BAR [258 p.]

o Jesus Christ — Art; Divorced m en; Men — Relationships w ith younger

w om en; Journalists, British; Foreign correspondents, British; War

correspond ence, British; Wid ow s; Wom en automobile accid ent victims; Wom en sculptors; Loners; Teenage girls; Child ren of clergy — England ;

War photographers; Families; Violence; Men/ w om en relations; Self-

evaluation in m en; Loss (Psychology); Post-traumatic stress disord er; War

— influence; Septem ber 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks — Influence; Psychological fiction, English.

 

Barnes, Julian (born 1946; Leicester, England)

  • England , England , c1999, FIC BAR [275 p.]

 

o    Satirical fiction, English — 20th century; N ational characteristics, English;

Venture capitalist — England ; Them e parks — Isle of Wight; England — C i v i li z a t i o n .

 

Baxter, Stephen (born 1957; Liverpool, England)

  • Coalescent, c2003, SCI FI BAX [485 p.]

o Mid d le-aged m en; Tw in brothers and sisters; Ancestors; N obility — Great

Britain — H istory — Rom an period , 55 B.C.-449 A.D.; Secret societies — Rom e, Italy; Fam ily secrets; Fathers — Death; Science fiction, English.

  • Icebones, c2001, SCI FI BAX [272 p.]

o Science fiction, English; Mars (Planet).

  • Manifold : Origin, c2002, SCI FI BAX [441 p.]

o United States N ational Aeronautic and Space Adm inistration; Astronauts;

N eand erthals; Science fiction, English; H usband and w ife; Wom en scientists — Japan; Moon; Satellites; Tim e travel; Parallel universes;

H um an evolution; Prehistoric hum an; Aliens (H um anoid); Space flight; Space exploration.

  • Manifold : Space, c2001, SCI FI BAX [452 p.]

o Science fiction, English; Aliens (N on-hum anoid); Space flight; Space

exploration; Interstellar com m unication; Moon — colonization;

Supernovae; H um an genetics; N eand erthals; Prehistoric hum ans; H um an e v o lu t io n .

  • Manifold : Tim e, c2000, SCI FI BAX [440 p.]

o Science fiction, English; Space exploration; Space flight; End of the w orld .

 

Bennett, Alan (born 1934; Leeds, England)

  • The Clothes They Stood Up In, c2001?, FIC BEN [161 p.]

o H um orous stories, English — 20th century; Mid d le-aged persons; H usband

and w ife; Burglary; London, England .

 

Boyd, William (born 1952; Accra, Ghana)

  • The Blue Afternoon, c1995, FIC BOY [367 p.]

o Father and d aughter — Manila, Philippines; Physicians — Manila,

P h i l i p p in e s ; M e n / w o m e n r e l a t i o n s — M a n i l a , P h il i p p i n e s .

  • Brazzaville Beach, c1990, FIC BOY [316 p.]

o British in Africa; Aggressive behavior in animals; Egoism ; Alienation in

w om en; Alienation (Social psychology); Acad em ic rivalry; Chim panzees – – Behavior; Prim ates — Research.

 

Burgess, Anthony (born 1917; Manchester, England)

  • Any Old Iron, c1989, FIC BUR [360 p.]

o W o r l d W a r II.

  • Byrne, c1997, FIC BUR [149 p.]

o N ovels in verse; Epic poetry; Father and son; Totalitarianism ; Religion.

  • A Dead Man in Deptford, c1995, FIC BUR [272 p.]

o Marlow e, Christopher, 1564-1593; Spies, British; Sixteenth century;

Lond on, England — H istory — 16th century.

 

  • Man of N azareth, c1979, FIC BUR [357 p.]

o Jesus Christ; Bible novels.

 

Byatt, A.S. (born 1936; Sheffield, England)

  • Babel Tow er, c1996, FIC BYA [625 p.]

o Divorced w om en — England ; The Sixties (20th century); Single m others —

England ; Divorce — England ; Trials (Obscenity) — England ; Wom en

literature teachers — England ; Censorship — England — H istory — 20th century; Trials (Child custod y) — England .

  • The Biographer’s Tale, c2001, FIC BYA [305 p.]

o Biography; Biographers; Young m en; Psychological fiction; Com ing-of-

a g e s t o r ie s .

  • The Matisse Stories, c1995, FIC BYA [134 p.]

o Matisse, H enri, 1869-1954; Short stories, English; Wom en.

  • Possession: A Rom ance, c1990, FIC BYA [555 p.]

o Universities and colleges — England ; Literary research; Poets, English —

19th century; College teachers — England .

  • A Whistling Wom an, c2002, FIC BYA [429 p.]

o The Sixties (20th century); Wom en — England ; Cults; Biological research;

Wom en in the television ind ustry; England — Social life and custom s — 20th century; Psychological fiction.

 

Chatw in, Bruce (born 1940; Sheffield, England)

  • On the Black H ill, c1984, FIC CH A [248 p.]

 

Clarke, Arthur C. (born 1917; Minehead, England)

  • The Light of the Other Days, Arthur C. Clark and Stephen Baxter, c2000, SCI FI

CLA [316 p.]

o Science fiction, English; Privacy; Technology; Electronic surveillance;

Quantum theory; Tw enty-fourth Century.

  • Tim es Eye, Arthur C. Clark and Stephen Baxter, c2004, SCI FI CLA [337 p.]

o Alexand er the Great, 356-323 B.C.; Genghis Kahn, 1162-1227; Kipling,

Rud yard , 1865-1936; United N ations — Officials and em ployees;

Astronauts; Prehistoric hum ans; Mongols; Aliens; Tim e travel; Pow er

(Social sciences); Tw enty-first Century; N ineteenth Century; Thirteenth Century; Earth; Babylon; Ancient Greece; Science fiction, English.

 

Clarke, Susanna (born 1959; N ottingham, England)

  • Jonathan Strange & Mr. N orell, c2004, FIC CLA [782 p.]

o Teacher-stud ent relationships — Fiction; Magicians — Fiction; Fairies —

Fiction; Lond on, England — Fiction; H istorical fiction; Fantasy fiction.

 

D rabble, Margaret (born 1939; Sheffield, England)

  • The Gates of Ivory, c1992, FIC DRA [463 p.]

o British in Thailand ; Midd le-aged w om en — London, England ; Wom an

p s y ch i a t r i s t s .

  • The Peppered Mouth, c2001, FIC DRA [369 p.]

 

o    Fam ily — England ; Sm all tow n life — Yorkshire, England ; Family

chronicles, English; Mother and daughter; Ind epend ence in w om en; G r a n d m o t h e r s ; P s y ch o l o g i ca l f i ct i o n .

  • The Red Queen, c2004, FIC DRA [(331)-334 p.]

o British — Korea — Fiction; Princesses — H om es and haunts — Fiction;

Wom en — Books and read ing — Fiction; Loss (Psychology) — Fiction; Wom en scholars — Fiction; Psychological fiction.

  • The Seven Sisters, c2002, FIC DRA [306 p.]

o Inheritance and succession; Mother and d aughter; Wom en — Friend ship;

Mid d le-aged w omen; Divorced w om en; Journeys; Psychological fiction.

  • A Sum m er Bird -Cage, c1962, LP DRA [271 p.]

o Sisters; Interpersonal relations.

  • The Witch of Exm oor, c1997, FIC DRA [281 p.]

o Fam ily — England ; Grand m others — England ; Eccentric w om en —

England .

 

Fforde, Jasper (born 1961; London, England)

  • The Eyre Affair, c2002, FIC FFO [374 p.]

o Characters and characteristics in literature; Crim ean War — 1853-1856;

Father and d aughter — Wales. Tim e travel. Wom en d etectives — Wales; Alternative histories; Fantasy fiction.

  • Thursd ay N ext in Lost in a Good Book, c2002, FIC FFO [399 p.]

o Wom en d etectives; Lovers; Multinational corporations; Tim e travel;

Characters and characteristics in literature; H usband and w ife; Fantasy f i ct i o n .

  • Thursd ay N ext in Som ething Rotten, c2004, FIC FFO [385 p.]

o Wom en d etectives; Mothers; Renegad es; Multinational corporations;

Pow er (Social sciences); Tim e travel; Prophecies; Fantasy fiction.

  • Thursd ay N ext in The Well of Lost Plots, c2004, FIC FFO [375 p.]

o W o m e n d e t e ct i v e s ; P r e g n a n t w o m e n ; M u r d e r e r s ; C h a r a ct e r s a n d

characteristics in literature; Books and read ing; Tim e travel; Fantasy f i ct i o n .

 

Fitzgerald, Penelope (born 1916; Lincoln, England)

  • The Gate of Angels, c1990, FIC FIT [167 p.]

o U n iv e r s it y o f C a m b r id g e ; M e n / w o m e n r e la t io n s ; H u m o r o u s s t o r ie s ,

English.

  • H um an Voices, c1999, FIC FIT [143 p.]

o British Broadcasting Corporation; World War II — Great Britain.

  • The Means of Escape, c2000, FIC FIT [117 p.]

o England — Social life and custom s — 20th century.

 

Fleming, Ian (born 1908; London, England)

  • The Man w ith the Gold en Gun, c1965, MYS FLE [183 p.]

o Spy fiction, England ; Bond , Jam es; Intelligence service — Great Britain.

  • Thund erball, c1961, MYS FLE [248 p.]

o Spy fiction, English; Bond , Jam es; Intelligence service — Great Britain.

 

Forsyth, Frederick (born 1938; Ashford, England)

  • Avenger, c2003, FIC FOR [370 p.]

o Law yers; Vietnam veterans; Governm ent investigators; Loss

(Psychology); Revenge; Suspense stories, English; Spy fiction, English.

  • The Day of the Jackal, c1971, FIC FOR [380 p.]

o De Gaulle, Charles, 1890-1970 — Attem pted assassination; Suspense

stories, English; France — H istory — 1945.

  • The Devil’s Alternative, c1980, FIC FOR [432 p.]

o In t e r n a t i o n a l in t r i g u e .

  • The Fist of God , c1994, FIC FOR [544 p.]

o Spy fiction, English; Double agents; Gulf War, 1991.

  • The Fourth Protocol, c1984, FIC FOR [389 p.]

o Assassination — Great Britain; Spy fiction.

  • Icon, c1996, FIC FOR [464 p.]

o CIA agents — Russia; KGB agents — Russia; Politicians — Russia; Spy

fiction, English; Russia — Politics and governm ent.

  • The N egotiator, c1989, FIC FOR [392 p.]

o Presid ents — United States; Suspense stories, English.

  • N o Com ebacks: Collected Short Stories, c1982, FIC FOR [255 p.]

o Suspense stories, English; Ireland ; Short stories, English.

  • The Phantom of Manhattan, c1999, FIC FOR [177 p.]

o Phantom of the Opera (Fictional character); Operas — N ew York City;

Rom antic suspense stories.

  • The Veteran: Five H eart Stopping Stories, c2001, FIC FOR [367 p.]

o Suspense stories, English; Short stories, English.

 

Gaiman, N eil (born 1960; Portchester, England)

  • Am erican God s, c2001, FIC GAI [465 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; N ational characteristics, Am erican; Spiritual

w a r fa r e .

  • Good Om ens: The N ice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes N utter, Witch; N eil

Gaim an and Terry Pratchet, c1990, FIC GAI [354 p.]

o Satirical fiction, English; End of the w orld ; Dem ons; Angels; H um orous

stories, English.

  • N everw here, c1997, FIC GAI [337 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; Young w om en; Und erground areas; Subcultures;

Parallel universes; London, England — H istory.

  • Stard ust, c1999, FIC GAI [238 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; English; Fairy tales, English; Walls; Quests; Fairies;

Precious stones; Magic rocks; Transform ations (Magic); Witches.

 

Hamilton, Peter F. (born 1960; Oakham, England)

  • Fallen Dragon, c2002, SCI FI H AM [630 p.]

 

o    Science fiction, English; Life on other planets; Space colonies;

Corporations; Privacy; Tw enty-fifth century; Dragons; Aliens (N on- h u m a n o i d ).

  • Pand ora’s Star, 2004, SCI FI H AM [758 p.]

o H um ans; Space explorations; Space flight; Worm holes (Astrophysics);

Tw enty-fourth century; Science fiction, English.

 

Harris, Robert (born 1957; N ottingham, England)

  • Enigm a, c1995, FIC H AR [320 p.]

o War stories, English; Spy fiction, English; Enigm a m achine; World War II

— Cryptography; World War II — Secret Service — Great Britain; Cryptographers, English.

  • Fatherland , c1992, FIC H AR [338 p.]

o H itler, Ad olf, 1889-1945; N azism ; Police — Berlin, Germ any; Conspiracies

— Germ any; H olocaust, Jew ish (1933-1945); Governm ent cover-ups —

Germ any; Totalitarianism — Germ any; Mystery stories, English; A lt e r n a t iv e h is t o r ie s .

 

Hornby, N ick (born 1957; London, England)

  • About a Boy, c1998, FIC H OR [307 p.]

o Men — Lond on, England ; Intergenerational friendship — Lond on,

England ; Single parent fam ily — Lond on, England ; Single m others —

Lond on, England ; Men/ w om en relations — London, England ; Wom en — Suicid al behavior.

  • H ow to Be Good , c2001, FIC H OR [305 p.]

o Wom en physicians — Lond on, England ; Authors’ w ives — Lond on,

England ; Generosity in m en; Life changing events.

 

Huxley, Aldous (born 1894; Godalming, England)

  • Brave N ew World , c1932 (c1998), FIC H UX [268 p.]

o Dystopias; Futurism .

 

Le Carré, John (born 1931; Poole, England)

  • Absolute Friend s, c2003. FIC LEC [455 p.]

o Tour guid es; College teachers; Expatriates; Translators; Rad icals; Double

agents; Men — Friend ship; Philanthropists; British in Germ any;

Terrorism ; World politics; Pow er (Social sciences); War on terrorism ; Psychological fiction; Spy fiction, English.

  • The Constant Gard ener, c2001, FIC LEC [492 p.]

o Spies, British; Intelligence service — Great Britain; Spy fiction, English.

  • The Incongruous Spy, c1964, MYS LEC [189 p.]

o Spies, British; Intelligence service — Great Britain; Spy fiction, English.

  • The N ight Manager, c1993, FIC LEC [429 p.]

o Spy fiction, English; H otel m anagers; Und ercover operations; Drug

sm uggling; Spies, British; Arm s d ealers.

  • Our Gam e, c1995, FIC LEC [301 p.]

o Spy fiction, English; Spies, British; Intelligence service — Great Britain.

 

  • The Russia H ouse, c1989, FIC LEC [353 p.]

o Glasnost; Perestroika; Spies, British; Spy fiction, English; Intelligence

service — Great Britain; Physicists — Soviet Union.

  • The Secret Pilgrim, c1990, FIC LEC [335 p.]

o Spies, British; Intelligence service — Great Britain; Spy fiction, English.

  • Single & Single, c1999, FIC LEC [345 p.]

o Father and son — England ; Brothers — Georgia (Transcaucasia); British in

Russia; Crim inals — Georgia (Transcaucasia); Magicians — England ; Capitalists and financiers — England ; Secret service — Great Britain.

  • A Sm all Tow n in Germ any, c1968, FIC LEC [366 p.]

o Missing persons; Riots; Violence; Cold w ar; West Germ any; Bonn,

Germ any; Spy fiction, English.

  • The Spy Who Cam e in from the Cold , c1963, MYS LEC [256 p.]

o Spies, British; Intelligence service — Great Britain; International intrigue;

Berlin, Germ any; Spy fiction; English.

  • The Tailor of Panam a, c1996, FIC LEC [331 p.]

o Spy fiction, English; British in Panam a; Tailors — Panam a; Spies, British —

Pan am a.

 

Lessing, D oris (born 1919; Kermanshah, Persia)

  • Ben, In the World , c2000, FIC LES [178 p.]

o Young m en — Lond on, England ; Birth d efects; Disabled m en; Misfits

(Persons); Drug traffic; Travel; British in foreign countries.

  • The Fifth Child , c1988, FIC LES [133 p.]

o Disabled child ren — Family relationships; Large fam ilies — England ;

Fam ily problems — England ; Disabled child ren.

  • The Grass Is Singing, c1950, FIC LES [245 p.]

o Anglo-South Africans; South Africa — Race Relations.

  • Love Again, c1996, FIC LES [352 p.]

o Theater — Lond on, England — Prod uction and d irection; Senior w om en —

Lond on, England — Psychology; Men/ w om en relations; Psychological fiction; Senior w om en — Sexuality.

  • Mara and Dann: An Ad venture, c1999, FIC LES [407 p.]

o Ad venture stories, English — Tw entieth century; Ice age (Geology) —

Africa; Africans — Migration; Brothers and sisters — Africa; Child kid nap victim s; Climate changes — Africa; Futurism — Africa.

  • The Marriages Betw een Zones Three, Four, and Five; c1980, SCI FI LES [244 p.]

o Science fiction, English.

  • Shikasta: Re, Colonized Planet 5: Personal, Psychological, H istorical Docum ents

Relating to Visit by Johor (George Sherban) Em issary (Grad e 9) 87th of the Period

of the Last Days, c1979, SCI FI LES [364 p.]

o Science fiction, English.

  • The Sw eetest Dream , c2002, FIC LES [478 p.]

o The Sixties (20th century); Fam ily chronicles; Mother and teenager.

 

Lodge, D avid (born 1935; London, England)


  • Parad ise N ew s, c1992, FIC LOD [293 p.]

o Fam ily — H aw aii; Mid d le aged m en; H um orous stories, English; British in

H a w a ii.

  • Souls and Bod ies, c1980, FIC LOD [243 p.]

o Catholics — Great Britain; Catholic Church and sexuality; College friend s –

– Great Britain; Great Britain — Social life and custom s — 20th century.

  • Therapy, c1995, FIC LOD [320 p.]

o Discontent in m en — Great Britain; Television w riters — Great Britain;

Men — Psychotherapy; Obsession in m en.

  • Thinks, c2001, FIC LOD [341 p.]

o Men college teachers — England ; Wid ow s; Authors; Extram arital

r e l a t i o n s ; C a m p u s l ife .

 

McEw an, Ian (born 1948; Aldershot, England)

  • Am sterd am , c1999, FIC MCE [193 p.]

o Political satire; N ew spaper ed itors — Lond on, England ; Com posers —

Lond on, England ; Politicians — England — 20th century; Suicid e pacts; Sex

scand als; Men — Friend ship; Ex-lovers — Death; Fam e — England ; Am bition in m en — London, England .

  • Atonem ent, c2002, FIC MCE [351 p.]

o Sisters — England ; Guilt in w om en — England ; Rich families — England ;

Sham e — England ; Thirteen-year-old girls — England ; Ex-convicts; Country life; Social classes; Psychological fiction.

  • Black Dogs, c1992, FIC MCE [149 p.]

o Psychological novels, English; H usband and w ife — England ; Parents-in-

law — England ; Berlin Wall — Dism antling, 1989.

  • End uring Love, c1998, FIC MCE [262 p.]

o Delusions; Gay m en – England ; Obsessions in m en — England ; Stalkers —

England ; Atheists; Science w riters, Rationalists; Gay m en — Relations w i t h h e t e r o s e xu a l m e n .

 

Mortimer, John Clifford (born 1923; London, England)

  • Dunster, c1993, FIC MOR [ 296 p.]

o Trials (Libel) — Fiction; Legal Stories; England — Fiction; Men —

Friend ship; Am ateur plays; Betrayal — England .

  • Felix in the Und erw orld , c1997, FIC MOR [246 p.]

o Authors — Fiction; London (England ) — Fiction; Malicious accusation;

Murd er investigation — Lond on (England ).

  • Rum pole and the Angel of Death, c1995, M MOR [261 p.]

o Detective and m ystery stories, English; Legal stories, English.

  • Rum pole on Trial, c1992, M MOR [243 p.]

o Law yers — England — Fiction; Legal stories, English; Detective and

m ystery stories, English.

  • Rum pole Rests H is Case, c2002, M MOR [210 p.]

o Detective and m ystery stories, English; Legal stories, English; Lond on

(England) — Fiction.

 

Murdoch, Iris (born 1919; D ublin, Ireland)

  • The Green Knight, c1994, FIC MUR [472 p.]

o Self-d efense (Law ) — Lond on, England ; Brothers — Lond on, England .

  • Jackson’s Dilem ma, c1996, FIC MUR [249 p.]

o Fiancés — England ; Upper class — England ; Life changing events; Black

hum or; England — Social life and custom s — 20th century.

  • The Sea, the Sea, c1978, FIC MUR [502 p.]

o Love stories, English; Senior m en — England; Obsession in m en; Single

m en — England ; Ghost stories; Recluses.

  • The Unicorn, c1963, FIC MUR [311 p.]

o G o t h i c f i ct i o n .

  • A Word Child , c1975, FIC MUR [390 p.]

 

Myerson, Julie (born 1960; N ottingham, England)

  • Sleepw alking, c1994, FIC MYE [207 p.]

o Extram arital relations; Pregnant w om en.

  • The Touch, c1996, FIC MYE [308 p.]

o Faith healing — England ; Faith healers — England ; Psychological fiction,

English; Evangelists, English; Dysfunctional families — Lond on, England ;

Fam ily relationships; Triangles (Interpersonal relations); Sick persons; Eccentric m en.

 

N aipaul, V. S. (born 1932; Chaguanas, Trinidad)

  • H alf a Life, c2001, FIC NAI [211 p.]

o East Indians in Lond on, England ; Men/ w om en relations — Lond on,

England ; Interracial romance; Colonies — Africa; Psychological fiction.

 

Orw ell, George (born 1903; Motihari, Bengal)

  • Anim al Farm , c1945, FIC ORW [113 p.]

o Dystopias; Metaphorical tales; Farm anim als; Totalitarianism .

  • Keep the Aspid istra Flying, c1956, FIC ORW [248 p.]

o Booksellers; Bookselling; Young m en; Coming-of-age stories; Love

stories; Satirical fiction.

  • N ineteen Eighty-Four, c1948, FIC ORW

o Science fiction, English; Dystopias; Totalitarianism ; Cautionary tales and

v er se.

 

Pratchett, Terry (born 1948; Beaconsfield, England)

  • The Colour of Magic, c1983, SCI FI PRA [205 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; H um orous stories, English; Discw orld (Planet);

M a g i c; W i z a r d s .

  • Feet of Clay: A N ovel of Discw orld, c1996, SCI FI PRA, [249 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; H um orous stories, English; Discw orld (Planet);

M u r d e r s ; D w a r v e s ; G o o d a n d e v il.

  • The Fifth Elephant: A N ovel of Discw orld , c2000, SCI FI PRA

 

o    Fantasy fiction, English; H um orous stories, English; Discw orld (Planet);

Dw arves; Werew olves; Vam pires; Royal houses; Inheritance and succession; Public officials.

  • H ogfather, c1998, SCI FI PRA [292 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; H um orous stories, English; Discw orld (Planet);

Im p o s t o r s .

  • Interesting Tim es, c1997, SCI FI PRA [295 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; H um orous stories, English; Discw orld (Planet);

Rulers — Succession; Outlaw s; Wizard s.

  • Jingo: A Discw orld N ovel, c1997, SCI FI PRA [323 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet); War stories;

Weapons; Land claims; Inventors; Board er d isputes.

  • The Last H ero: A Discw orld Fable, c2001, SCI FI PRA [158 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet); Magic; H eroes and

heroine, Senior; Good and evil; Wizard s; End of the w orld.

  • Lord s and Lad ies: A N ovel of Discw orld, c1994, SCI FI PRA [314 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet); Dw arves; Elves;

G o o d a n d e v il.

  • Men at Arm s: A N ovel of Discw orld , c1996, SCI FI PRA [341 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet); Dw arves; Good

a n d e v il; A s s a s s in s .

  • Monstrous Regim ent: A N ovel of Discw orld, c2003, SCI FI PRA [353 p.]

o Dukes and d uchesses; Wom en soldiers; N obility; Prisoners or w ar; Secret

id entity; Patriotism ; Propagand a; Magic; Fantasy fiction, English; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet).

  • N ight Watch, c2002, SCI FI PRA [338 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet); Magic; Tim e

t r a v e l ; D u k e s a n d d u ch e s s e s ; C r i m i n a l s .

  • Soul Music: A N ovel of Discw orld, c1995, SCI FI PRA [389 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet); Death.

  • Thief of Tim e: A N ovel of Discw orld , c2001, SCI FI PRA [324 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet); Tim e; Thieves;

Clock and w atch makers; Magic; Good and evil; Wizard s; End of the w o r ld .

  • The Truth: A N ovel of Discw orld , c2000, SCI FI PRA [324 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet); Investigative

journalism ; N ew spaper publishing.

  • Wyrd Sisters: A N ovel of Discw orld , c1988, SCI FI PRA [256 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; H um orous stories; Discw orld (Planet); Witches; Spells

( M a g i c) .

 

Pym, Barbara (born 1913; Osw estry, England)

  • Excellent Wom en, c1952, FIC PYM [256 p.]

o Single w om en; England — Social life and custom s — 20th century.

 

Robinson, D erek (born 1932; Bristol, England)


  • War Story, c1998, FIC ROB [295 p.]

o World War I — France; Eighteen-year-old m en — France; Military pilots —

France.

 

 

Row ling, J. K. (born 1965~1966; Bristol, England)

  • H arry Potter and the Cham ber of Secrets, c1999, Y ROW [341 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, Scottish; Wizard s; Witches; Magic — Stud y and

W i z a r d s ‘ a p p r e n t i ce s .

  • H arry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, c2000, Y ROW [734 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, Scottish; Wizard s; Magic.

  • H arry Potter and the Ord er of the Phoenix, c2003, Y ROW [870 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, Scottish; Wizard s; Witches; Magic — Stud y and

W i z a r d s ‘ a p p r e n t i ce s .

  • H arry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, c1999, Y ROW [435 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, Scottish; Wizard s; Witches; Magic — Stud y and

W i z a r d s ‘ a p p r e n t i ce s .

  • H arry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, c1998, Y ROW [309 p.]

o Fantasy fiction; Scottish; Wizard s; Witches; Magic — Stud y and

W i z a r d s ‘ a p p r e n t i ce s .

 

Rushdie, Salman (born 1947; Bombay, India)

  • East, West: Stories, c1995, FIC RUS [214 p.]

 

 

 

teaching;

 

 

 

 

 

teaching;

 

 

 

teaching;

 

 

 

teaching;

 

o Short stories — 20th century; Opinions, alternatives, choices; Fantasy

fiction; Violence; East-West relations.

  • Fury, c2001, FIC RUS [259 p.]

o H istorians — N ew York City; College teachers — N ew York City; Doll

m akers; British in N ew York City; Mid d le-aged men — N ew York City.

  • The Ground Beneath H er Feet, c1999, FIC RUS [575 p.]

o Celebrities; Wom en singers; Photographers — India; Rock and roll m usic.

  • The Moor’s Last Sigh, c1996, FIC RUS [434 p.]

o Fam ily — Ind ia; Satirical fiction, English — 20th century; Fam ily chronicles,

Ind ic; India — Interfaith relations.

  • The Satanic Verses, 1988, FIC RUS [546 p.]

o Good and evil; Islam ; Magic realist fiction.

 

Shaw , Bob (born 1931; Belfast, N orthern Ireland)

  • The Wood en Spaceships, c1988, SCI FI SH A [294 p.]

o Epid em ics; Science fiction, English.

 

Smith, Michael Marshall (born 1965; Knutsford, England)

  • One of Us, c1998, FIC SMI [302 p.]

o Suspense stories; Dreams; Mem ories; Murd er; Tw enty-first century;

C y b e r cu l t u r e .

 

Smith, Zadie (born 1976; Hampstead, England)

  • The Autograph Man, c2002, FIC SMI [347 p.]

o A u t o g r a p h s – – C o l l e ct o r s a n d co l l e ct i n g ; P i ca r e s q u e f i ct i o n .

 

Spark, Muriel (born 1918; Edinburgh, Scotland)

  • Aid ing and Abetting, c2001, FIC SPA [166 p.]

o Satirical fiction; Fugitives; Missing persons; Murd ers; Psychotherapist

and patient; Stigm atization; Upper-class; Wom en em bezzlers; Extortion.

  • The Ballad of Peckham Rye, c1999, FIC SPA [142 p.]

o Blue collar w orkers — Lond on, England ; Scots in Lond on, England ;

Troublem akers; Textile w orkers — Lond on, England .

  • A Far Cry from Kensington, c1988, FIC SPA [189 p.]

o The Fifties (20th century); Board ing houses — Lond on, England ; Wid ow s —

Lond on, England .

  • Reality and Dream s, c1996, FIC SPA [160 p.]

o Film d irectors and prod ucers.

  • Sym posium , c1990, FIC SPA [192 p.]

o H um orous stories, English; Dinners and d ining — Lond on, England ;

Satirical fiction, English.

 

Stew art, Mary (born 1916; Sunderland, England)

  • The Last Enchantm ent, c1979, FIC STE [538 p.]

o Arthurian rom ances; Fantasy fiction, English; Enchantm ent; Wizard s;

Witches; Merlin; Arthur, King; Fifth century.

  • Mad am e, Will You Talk, c1955, LP STE [231 p.]

o Kid napping — France; Father and son — France; Mystery stories, English;

British in France; Rom antic suspense stories, English.

  • Mary Stew art’s Merlin Trilogy, c1980, FIC STE [919 p.]

o Merlin (Legend ary character); Arthurian rom ances — Ad aptations;

Arthur, King; Magic; Enchantm ent; Wizard s; H istorical fiction, English; Knights and knighthood ; Fifth century; Fantasy fiction, Am erica.

  • My Brother Michael, c1960, FIC STE [255 p.]

o Rom antic suspense stories, English; Greece.

  • The Prince and the Pilgrim , c1996, FIC STE [292 p.]

o Arthur, King — Fiction; Britons — Kings and rulers — Fiction; Knights and

knighthood — Great Britain — Fiction; Arthurian rom ances; H istorical fiction; Fantasy fiction.

  • Rose Cottage, c1997, FIC STE [234 p.]

o Rom antic suspense stories, English; Wid ow s — England ; Villages —

England ; Grand m others; The Fifties (20th century); Psychics.

  • The Storm y Petrel, c1991, FIC STE [189 p.]

o Rom antic suspense stories, English; Brothers and sisters — Scotland ;

Suspicion; Land d evelopm ent — Scotland ; Land stew ard ship.

  • This Rough Magic, c1964, FIC STE [336 p.]

o Rom antic Suspense stories, English; Sisters.

  • Thornyhold , c1989, LP STE [333 p.]

o Inheritance and succession — England; Gothic fiction; Rom antic suspense

stories, English.

  • Thund er on the Right, c1957, FIC STE [284 p.]

 

o Gothic fiction; Rom antic suspense stories, English.

  • The Wicked Day, c1983, FIC STE [453 p.]

o Arthurian rom ances; Fantasy fiction, English; Mord red (Arthurian

knight); Arthur, King; Cam elot; Fifth century.

  • Wild fire at Mid night, c1956, FIC STE [214 p.]

o Rom antic suspense stories, English; Skye, H ebrides.

 

Sw ift, Graham (born 1949; London, England)

  • Last Ord ers, c1996, FIC SWI [295 p.]

o Senior m en — Friend ship — England .

  • The Light of Day, c2003, FIC SWI [323 p.]

o Love; Marriage; H usband and w ife; Grief; Red emption; Extram arital

relations; Scand als; Obsession; Murd er; Suspense stories, English; Psychological fiction, English.

 

Tolkien, J. R. R. (born 1892; Bloemfontein, South Africa)

  • The Fellow ship of the Ring, c1965, FIC TOL [423 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; Epic fiction, English; Dw arves; Elves; Wizard s;

Friend ship; Good and evil; H eroes and heroines; Magic; Quests.

  • The H obbit, c1966, FIC TOL [290 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; Epic fiction, English; Dragons; Dw arfs; Wizard s;

Friend ship; Good and evil; H eroes and heroines; Magic; Quests.

  • The Return of the King, c1965, FIC TOL [440 p.]

o Epic fiction, English; Fantasy fiction, English; Dw arves; Elves; Friend ship;

G o o d a n d e v i l ; H e r o e s a n d h e r o i n e s ; M a g i c; Q u e s t s .

  • The Tw o Tow ers, c1965, FIC TOL [403~725 p.]

o Epic fiction, English; Fantasy fiction, English; Dw arves; Elves; Friend ship;

G o o d a n d e v i l ; H e r o e s a n d h e r o i n e s ; M a g i c; Q u e s t s .

  • Unfinished Tales of N um enor and Mid d le-Earth, c1980, FIC TOL [472 p.]

o Fantasy fiction, English; Epic fiction, English.

 

Tow nsend, Sue (born 1946; Leicester, England)

  • Ad rian Mole: The Cappuccino Years, c2000, FIC TOW [390 p.]

o Single fathers; Young m en — Great Britain — Diaries; H um orous stories,

English; Great Britain — Social life and custom s — 20th century.

  • The Queen and I, c1992, FIC TOW [239 p.]

o Satirical fiction, British — 20th century; Wom en rulers — Great Britain;

Royal houses — Great Britain; Monarchy, British.

o

Weldon, Fay (born 1931; Alvechurch, England)

  • Moon Over Minneapolis, c1992, FIC WEL [180 p.]

o Short stories, English — 20th century; Women.

  • Rhod e Island Blues, c2000, FIC WEL [325 p.]

o Wom en film ed itors — Soho, Lond on, England ; Wom en nursing hom e

patients — Rhod e Island; Grand m others and grand d aughter; Psychological fiction, English.

  • Splitting, c1995, FIC WEL [246 p.]

 

o Divorce; Divorced w om en — Psychology.

  • Trouble, c1993, FIC WEL [228 p.]

o Marriage — Lond on, England ; Men/ w om en relations; Psychiatrists;

W o m e n n o v e li s t s ; N e w a g e r s .

  • Wicked Women Stories, c1997, FIC WEL [311 p.]

o Short stories, English — 20th century; Family; Men/ w om en relations.

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