May Birthdays

Happy birthday to all the great authors born in May.

Title Author Cover
Paradiso 1265-1321 Dante Alighieri Paradiso cover image
The clothes they stood up in Alan Bennett The clothes they stood up in cover image
The rape of the lock Alexander Pope The rape of the lock cover image
The human season; selected poems, 1926-1972. Archibald MacLeish The human season; selected poems, 1926-1972. cover image
Maybe the moon : a novel Armistead Maupin Maybe the moon : a novel cover image
The sign of the four Arthur Conan Doyle The sign of the four cover image
The conquest of happiness. Bertrand Russell The conquest of happiness. cover image
The songlines Bruce Chatwin The songlines cover image
Rear-view mirror Caroline B Cooney Rear-view mirror cover image
My cousin Rachel Daphne Du Maurier My cousin Rachel cover image
The thin man Dashiell Hammett The thin man cover image
Snow falling on cedars David Guterson Snow falling on cedars cover image
A treatise of human nature David Hume A treatise of human nature cover image
Dark mirror Diane Duane Dark mirror cover image
I capture the castle Dodie Smith I capture the castle cover image
This living hand : and other essays Edmund Morris This living hand : and other essays cover image
The forties : from notebooks and diaries of the period Edmund Wilson The forties : from notebooks and diaries of the period cover image
A book of nonsense Edward Lear A book of nonsense cover image
The day before winter Elisabeth Ogilvie The day before winter cover image
Sweet Valley confidential : ten years later Francine Pascal Sweet Valley confidential : ten years later cover image
Father Brown mystery stories. G K Chesterton Father Brown mystery stories. cover image
Hatchet Gary Paulsen Hatchet cover image
The looters Harold Robbins The looters cover image
A hole in Texas : a novel Herman Wouk A hole in Texas : a novel cover image
A murky business = Une ténébreuse affaire Honoré de Balzac A murky business = Une ténébreuse affaire cover image
For your eyes only Ian Fleming For your eyes only cover image
Peter Pan J M Barrie Peter Pan cover image
See now then Jamaica Kincaid See now then cover image
The last voyage of Somebody the Sailor John Barth The last voyage of Somebody the Sailor cover image
Falconer John Cheever Falconer cover image
No laughing matter Joseph Heller No laughing matter cover image
Capital : a critique of political economy Karl Marx Capital : a critique of political economy cover image
The annotated Wizard of Oz : the wonderful Wizard of Oz L Frank Baum The annotated Wizard of Oz : the wonderful Wizard of Oz cover image
Unbroken : an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive Laura Hillenbrand Unbroken : an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive cover image
A week in winter Maeve Binchy A week in winter cover image
"My heart is a large kingdom" : selected letters of Margaret Fuller Margaret Fuller "My heart is a large kingdom" : selected letters of Margaret Fuller cover image
I am the only running footman Martha Grimes I am the only running footman cover image
Telegraph Avenue : a novel Michael Chabon Telegraph Avenue : a novel cover image
Diaboliad, and other stories Mikhail Bulgakov Diaboliad, and other stories cover image
The Prince and the Discourses Niccolò Machiavelli The Prince and the Discourses cover image
Crazy salad : some things about women Nora Ephron Crazy salad : some things about women cover image
The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds; a drama in two acts. Paul Zindel The effect of gamma rays on man-in-the-moon marigolds; a drama in two acts. cover image
The girl of the Sea of Cortez Peter Benchley The girl of the Sea of Cortez cover image
The elephant keepers' children Peter Høeg The elephant keepers' children cover image
Silent spring Rachel Carson Silent spring cover image
Self-reliance, and other essays Ralph Waldo Emerson Self-reliance, and other essays cover image
Where water comes together with other water : poems Raymond Carver Where water comes together with other water : poems cover image
A nature diary Richard Adams A nature diary cover image
The letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, 1845-1846. Robert Browning The letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, 1845-1846. cover image
Selected poems, 1945-2005 Robert Creeley Selected poems, 1945-2005 cover image
The Rhinemann exchange. -- Robert Ludlum The Rhinemann exchange. -- cover image
Race : how Blacks and whites think and feel about the American obsession Studs Terkel Race : how Blacks and whites think and feel about the American obsession cover image
Works of love : some Christian reflections in the form of discourses Søren Kierkegaard Works of love : some Christian reflections in the form of discourses cover image
The once and future king T H White The once and future king cover image
Straw for the fire : from the notebooks of Theodore Roethke, 1943-63 Theodore Roethke Straw for the fire : from the notebooks of Theodore Roethke, 1943-63 cover image
Poems, 1956-1973 Thomas Kinsella Poems, 1956-1973 cover image
Gravity's rainbow Thomas Pynchon Gravity's rainbow cover image
Skinwalkers Tony Hillerman Skinwalkers cover image
Shoeless Joe W P Kinsella Shoeless Joe cover image
Franklin Evans, or The inebriate : a tale of the times Walt Whitman Franklin Evans, or The inebriate : a tale of the times cover image