August Birthdays

Happy birthday to all the great authors born in August

Title Author Cover
The analects of Confucius Confucius. The analects of Confucius cover image
The biographer's tale A S Byatt The biographer's tale cover image
Roots Alex Haley Roots cover image
Selected poems Alfred Tennyson Tennyson Selected poems cover image
The times are never so bad : a novella & eight short stories Andre Dubus The times are never so bad : a novella & eight short stories cover image
Falling in place : a novel Ann Beattie Falling in place : a novel cover image
Postcards Annie Proulx Postcards cover image
For her own good : 150 years of the experts' advice to women Barbara Ehrenreich For her own good : 150 years of the experts' advice to women cover image
Before Watchmen : Comedian/Rorschach Brian Azzarello Before Watchmen : Comedian/Rorschach cover image
Secret wars. Battleworld. Ultimate end Brian Michael Bendis Secret wars. Battleworld. Ultimate end cover image
The pleasures of the damned : poems, 1951-1993 Charles Bukowski The pleasures of the damned : poems, 1951-1993 cover image
Bye-and-bye : selected late poems Charles Wright Bye-and-bye : selected late poems cover image
Flowers for Algernon Daniel Keyes Flowers for Algernon cover image
Complete stories Dorothy Parker Complete stories cover image
The Greek way Edith Hamilton The Greek way cover image
Giant Edna Ferber Giant cover image
Liberty : a Lake Wobegon novel Garrison Keillor Liberty : a Lake Wobegon novel cover image
The far side gallery 2 Gary Larson The far side gallery 2 cover image
Level up Gene Luen Yang Level up cover image
Krazy Kat : the comic art of George Herriman George Herriman Krazy Kat : the comic art of George Herriman cover image
Charity girl Georgette Heyer Charity girl cover image
Bel-Ami Guy de Maupassant Bel-Ami cover image
The Lovecraft anthology. Volume II : a graphic collection of H.P. Lovecraft's short stories H P Lovecraft The Lovecraft anthology. Volume II : a graphic collection of H.P. Lovecraft's short stories cover image
The confidence-man: his masquerade; an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, reviews, criticism [and] an annotated bibliography. Herman Melville The confidence-man: his masquerade; an authoritative text, backgrounds and sources, reviews, criticism [and] an annotated bibliography. cover image
Rosemary's baby Ira Levin Rosemary's baby cover image
If Beale Street could talk : a novel James Baldwin If Beale Street could talk : a novel cover image
Faust, a tragedy. Part 1 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Faust, a tragedy. Part 1 cover image
Of dramatic poesy : and other critical essays John Dryden Of dramatic poesy : and other critical essays cover image
Mystery : an Alex Delaware novel Jonathan Kellerman Mystery : an Alex Delaware novel cover image
Seven nights Jorge Luis Borges Seven nights cover image
Anna Karenina Leo Tolstoy Anna Karenina cover image
Exodus Leon Uris Exodus cover image
The Dragon Griaule Lucius Shepard The Dragon Griaule cover image
Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the 1818 text Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley Frankenstein, or, The modern Prometheus : the 1818 text cover image
I wouldn't have missed it : selected poems of Ogden Nash Ogden Nash I wouldn't have missed it : selected poems of Ogden Nash cover image
The lighthouse P D James The lighthouse cover image
Batman : Streets of Gotham. [Vol. 2], Leviathan Paul Dini Batman : Streets of Gotham. [Vol. 2], Leviathan cover image
The poetical works of Shelley. Percy Bysshe Shelley The poetical works of Shelley. cover image
Luck of the draw Piers Anthony Luck of the draw cover image
The Martian chronicles Ray Bradbury The Martian chronicles cover image
A flag for sunrise : a novel Robert Stone A flag for sunrise : a novel cover image
The girl who kicked the hornet's nest Stieg Larsson The girl who kicked the hornet's nest cover image
Alcestis Ted Hughes Alcestis cover image
Sister Carrie Theodore Dreiser Sister Carrie cover image
Confessions of an English opium-eater and other writings Thomas De Quincey Confessions of an English opium-eater and other writings cover image
From girls to grrrlz : a history of [women's] comics from teens to zines Trina Robbins From girls to grrrlz : a history of [women's] comics from teens to zines cover image
Pogo : the complete syndicated comic strips. Volume 1, Through the wild blue wonder Walt Kelly Pogo : the complete syndicated comic strips. Volume 1, Through the wild blue wonder cover image
Malcolm X : by any means necessary : a biography Walter Dean Myers Malcolm X : by any means necessary : a biography cover image
Ivanhoe Walter Scott Ivanhoe cover image
A place on earth : a novel Wendell Berry A place on earth : a novel cover image
Marathon man William Goldman Marathon man cover image
Peeping Tom's cabin : comic verse, 1928-2008 X J Kennedy Peeping Tom's cabin : comic verse, 1928-2008 cover image