May Birthdays

Happy birthday to all the great authors born in May.

Title Author Cover
The divine comedy 1265-1321 Dante Alighieri The divine comedy cover image
The clothes they stood up in ; and, The lady in the van Alan Bennett The clothes they stood up in ; and, The lady in the van cover image
The rape of the lock Alexander Pope The rape of the lock cover image
Don't call it night Amos Oz Don't call it night cover image
The human season; selected poems, 1926-1972. Archibald MacLeish The human season; selected poems, 1926-1972. cover image
Further tales of the city Armistead Maupin Further tales of the city cover image
Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle Sherlock Holmes cover image
Power : a new social analysis Bertrand Russell Power : a new social analysis cover image
The Viceroy of Ouidah Bruce Chatwin The Viceroy of Ouidah cover image
Rear-view mirror Caroline B Cooney Rear-view mirror cover image
My cousin Rachel. Daphne Du Maurier My cousin Rachel. cover image
Selected letters of Dashiell Hammett, 1921-1960 Dashiell Hammett Selected letters of Dashiell Hammett, 1921-1960 cover image
Our Lady of the Forest David Guterson Our Lady of the Forest cover image
An enquiry concerning the principles of morals David Hume An enquiry concerning the principles of morals cover image
Star trek, Spock's world : a novel Diane Duane Star trek, Spock's world : a novel cover image
I capture the castle Dodie Smith I capture the castle cover image
Dutch : a memoir of Ronald Reagan Edmund Morris Dutch : a memoir of Ronald Reagan cover image
Literary essays and reviews of the 1930s & 40s Edmund Wilson Literary essays and reviews of the 1930s & 40s cover image
A book of nonsense Edward Lear A book of nonsense cover image
The summer of the osprey Elisabeth Ogilvie The summer of the osprey cover image
Sweet Valley confidential : ten years later Francine Pascal Sweet Valley confidential : ten years later cover image
The Everyman Chesterton G K Chesterton The Everyman Chesterton cover image
Guts : the true stories behind Hatchet and the Brian books Gary Paulsen Guts : the true stories behind Hatchet and the Brian books cover image
The looters Harold Robbins The looters cover image
War and remembrance : a novel Herman Wouk War and remembrance : a novel cover image
Lost illusions. Honoré de Balzac Lost illusions. cover image
Live and let die Ian Fleming Live and let die cover image
Peter Pan J M Barrie Peter Pan cover image
At the bottom of the river Jamaica Kincaid At the bottom of the river cover image
Where three roads meet : novellas John Barth Where three roads meet : novellas cover image
Falconer John Cheever Falconer cover image
Catch-22 Joseph Heller Catch-22 cover image
The Communist manifesto : a modern edition Karl Marx The Communist manifesto : a modern edition 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
Seabiscuit : an American legend Laura Hillenbrand Seabiscuit : an American legend cover image
Light a penny candle / Maeve Binchy. Maeve Binchy Light a penny candle / Maeve Binchy. cover image
The woman and the myth : Margaret Fuller's life and writings Margaret Fuller The woman and the myth : Margaret Fuller's life and writings cover image
Help the poor struggler Martha Grimes Help the poor struggler cover image
The mysteries of Pittsburgh Michael Chabon The mysteries of Pittsburgh cover image
The Master and Margarita Mikhail Bulgakov The Master and Margarita cover image
The discourses Niccolò Machiavelli The discourses cover image
I remember nothing : and other reflections Nora Ephron I remember nothing : and other reflections 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 quiet girl Peter Høeg The quiet girl cover image
Silent spring Rachel Carson Silent spring cover image
Selected journals, 1820-1842 Ralph Waldo Emerson Selected journals, 1820-1842 cover image
Where I'm calling from : new and selected stories Raymond Carver Where I'm calling from : new and selected stories cover image
The girl in a swing Richard Adams The girl in a swing cover image
Poems and letters Robert Browning Poems and letters cover image
Selected poems Robert Creeley Selected poems cover image
The Rhinemann exchange. -- Robert Ludlum The Rhinemann exchange. -- cover image
My American century Studs Terkel My American century cover image
Spiritual writings : gift, creation, love : selections from the upbuilding discourses Søren Kierkegaard Spiritual writings : gift, creation, love : selections from the upbuilding discourses cover image
The sword in the stone T H White The sword in the stone 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
Talking God Tony Hillerman Talking God cover image
Born Indian W P Kinsella Born Indian cover image
Leaves of grass. Walt Whitman Leaves of grass. cover image