May Birthdays

Happy birthday to all the great authors born in May.

Title Author Cover
Inferno 1265-1321 Dante Alighieri Inferno cover image
Untold stories Alan Bennett Untold stories cover image
The rape of the lock Alexander Pope The rape of the lock cover image
New & collected poems, 1917-1976 Archibald MacLeish New & collected poems, 1917-1976 cover image
Further tales of the city Armistead Maupin Further tales of the city cover image
Adventures of Gerard Arthur Conan Doyle Adventures of Gerard cover image
The basic writings of Bertrand Russell Bertrand Russell The basic writings of Bertrand Russell cover image
In Patagonia Bruce Chatwin In Patagonia cover image
Julius Daphne Du Maurier Julius cover image
Woman in the dark : a novel of dangerous romance Dashiell Hammett Woman in the dark : a novel of dangerous romance cover image
The other David Guterson The other cover image
An enquiry concerning the principles of morals David Hume An enquiry concerning the principles of morals cover image
I capture the castle Dodie Smith I capture the castle cover image
The rise of Theodore Roosevelt Edmund Morris The rise of Theodore Roosevelt cover image
Upstate; records and recollections of northern New York. Edmund Wilson Upstate; records and recollections of northern New York. cover image
A book of nonsense Edward Lear A book of nonsense cover image
Jennie about to be Elisabeth Ogilvie Jennie about to be cover image
Sweet Valley confidential : ten years later Francine Pascal Sweet Valley confidential : ten years later cover image
The complete Father Brown stories G K Chesterton The complete Father Brown stories cover image
Hatchet Gary Paulsen Hatchet cover image
The predators Harold Robbins The predators cover image
Marjorie Morningstar : a novel Herman Wouk Marjorie Morningstar : a novel cover image
Lost illusions. Honoré de Balzac Lost illusions. cover image
Goldfinger Ian Fleming Goldfinger cover image
The annotated Peter Pan : the centennial edition J M Barrie The annotated Peter Pan : the centennial edition cover image
Lucy Jamaica Kincaid Lucy cover image
The journals of John Cheever. John Cheever The journals of John Cheever. cover image
Catch-22 Joseph Heller Catch-22 cover image
Marx : later political writings Karl Marx Marx : later political writings 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 : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption Laura Hillenbrand Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption cover image
Full house Maeve Binchy Full house 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
The end of the pier Martha Grimes The end of the pier cover image
Maps and legends : reading and writing along the borderlands Michael Chabon Maps and legends : reading and writing along the borderlands cover image
Heart of a dog Mikhail Bulgakov Heart of a dog cover image
The prince Niccolò Machiavelli The prince cover image
I feel bad about my neck : and other thoughts on being a woman Nora Ephron I feel bad about my neck : and other thoughts on being a woman 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
Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea Peter Benchley Shark trouble : true stories about sharks and the sea cover image
The elephant keepers' children Peter Høeg The elephant keepers' children cover image
The edge of the sea Rachel Carson The edge of the sea cover image
Selected journals, 1841-1877 Ralph Waldo Emerson Selected journals, 1841-1877 cover image
All of us : the collected poems Raymond Carver All of us : the collected poems cover image
The girl in a swing Richard Adams The girl in a swing cover image
My last duchess, and other poems Robert Browning My last duchess, and other poems cover image
Selected poems, 1945-2005 Robert Creeley Selected poems, 1945-2005 cover image
The Bourne identity Robert Ludlum The Bourne identity cover image
The Studs Terkel reader : my American century Studs Terkel The Studs Terkel reader : 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 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
Peppercanister poems, 1972-1978 Thomas Kinsella Peppercanister poems, 1972-1978 cover image
Vineland Thomas Pynchon Vineland cover image
A thief of time : a novel Tony Hillerman A thief of time : a novel cover image
Shoeless Joe W P Kinsella Shoeless Joe cover image
Leaves of grass and selected poems and prose Walt Whitman Leaves of grass and selected poems and prose cover image