Top 100 Greatest Writers Ever (2017)

Shakespeare is most famous author in history. But who are the greatest writers of all time? Here is the list of 100 greatest novelists ever.

Books are the best gift that you can give to anyone. Books are the connecting dots between generations. Even though the means of communications have increased but still Books are the best medium to convey a message at large scale and to different generations. History has it that many writers took the help of literature to bring down the mightiest of the kingdoms and to bring a revolution among the republic. Probably that is why it is said that Pen is mightier than sword.

It is not easy to write a novel and to pen down a revolutionary saga is a feat itself. Many authors have blessed the world by sharing their ideas and point of view with the general people. They knowledge shared by such great authors was passed down to generations and we as a society became more aware and more social.

Here we have chosen 100 greatest authors of all time that revolutionized the world of literature. To justify the selection in this list we opted for a voting system and the great writers listed here are chosen as the most inspirational and motivational writers ever.

Here is the list of 100 greatest writers ever:

Greatest Writers Ever

100. Hunter S Thompson
Greatest Writers
Popular Novel – Prince Jellyfish, The Rum Diary, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Polo Is My Life.
Awards Won – Thompson Won Academy Awards in 2008 for Documentary Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson
99. Mary Shelley
Greatest Writers
Popular Novel – Frankenstein, The Last Man, Lodore, Falkner A Novel, Mathilda
Awards Won – Mary Shelley Won Nebula Awards for Best Script and Hugo Awards for Dramatic Presentation.
98. John Steinbeck
Greatest Writers
Popular Novel – To a God Unknown, The Long Valley, Of Mice and Men, In Dubious Battle, The Grapes of Wrath, Cannery Row, Sea of Cortez.
Awards Won – John Steinbeck Won Nobel Prize in Literature (1962)
97. Penny Jordan
Greatest Writers
Popular Novel – Falcon’s Prey, Marriage: To Claim His Twins, The Prince of Royal Duty, The Italian Duk’s Wife, The Perfect Sinner, The Sheikh’s Virgin Bride, Possessed by the Sheikh, Stranger From The Past, Mission: Make-Over, Valentine’s Night, The Most Coveted Prize, Boss’s Marriage Arrangement, Christmas Eve Mill.
Awards Won – Penny Jordan Won Career Achievement Awards in 2003.
96. James Michener
Greatest Writers
Popular Novel – Recessional, Alaska, Texas, Caribbean, The Novel, The Covenant, The Source, The World is My Home, Caravans, Hawaii, The Drifters.
Awards Won – Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (1948), Presidential Medal of Freedom (1977).
95. Jack Kerouac
Greatest Writers
Popular Novels – On the Road, The Dharma Bums, Big Sur, The Subterraneans, The Town and The City, Desolation Angels, Doctor $ax, Vision of Cody.
Awards Won – NA
94. Ernest Hemingway
Greatest Writers
Popular Novels – The Old Man and The Sea, A Moveable Feast, The Sun Also Rises, A Farewell of Arms, Death in the Afternoon, In Our Time, To Have and Have Not, The Nick Adams Stories, For Whom the Bell Tolls.
Awards Won – Ernest Hemingway Won Nobel Prize in Literature (1954) and Bronze Star Medal in (1947).
93. Edgar Rice Burroughs
Greatest Writers
Popular Novel – Tarzen of the Apes, A Princess of Mars, The God of Mars, The Return of Tarzen, The Master Mind of Mars, The Moon Maid, Synthetic Men of Mars, Carson of Venus.
Awards Won – Edgar Rice Burroughs Won Hugo Awards (1966) and Sciecne Fiction Hall of Fame (2003).
92. Bret Easton Ellis
Greatest Writers
Popular Novels – American Psycho, Glamorama, Less Than Zero, Imperial Bedrooms, Bret Easton Ellis, Lunar Park, The Rules of Attraction, The Informers.
Awards Won – Bret Easton Ellis Won the Best Screenplay Awards
91. Frank G Slaughter
Greatest Writers
Popular Novel – The Galileans, The Song of Ruth, The Crown and The Cross, Pilgrims in Paradise, David Warrior and King, A Savage Place.
Awards Won – NA

Tags:

  • Top 5 New Female EDM Artists To Watch in 2017
  • Top 50 Most Meaningful Songs 2017
  • Top 50 Best PS4 Games in 2017
  • Top 22 Clash of Clans Tips, Tricks and Secrets 2017
  • Top 50 Best vLoggers on YouTube (2017)
  • Top 50 Male Fitness Models in 2017
  • Top 50 Most Annoying Songs In World (2017)
  • 50 Amazing Lion Tattoos Designs for Men and Women (2017)
  • Top 4 Best Town Hall 2 Attack Strategies in Clash of Clans 2017
  • 54 Most Famous Paintings Ever (2017)
  • Top 50 Sad Depressing Songs (2017)
  • Top 50 Best Book Characters EVER (2017)
  • 10 Most Haunted Objects In The World (2017)
  • Top 50 Best Graphic Novels Ever (2017)
  • Top 50 Best Fantasy Books Ever (2017)
  • Top 50 Most Beautiful Flowers In the World
  • Top 50 Most Underrated Books Ever (2017)
  • Top 50 Best Pump Up Songs 2017
  • Top 50 Best Open World Games (2017)
  • Top 50 Most Famous Painters Ever (2017)
  • 50 Unique Infinity Tattoos For Men and Women (2017)
  • 100 Cool Wrist Tattoos Designs For Men and Women (2017)
  • 51 Cutest Butterfly Tattoos Designs for Men and Women (2017)
  • 51 Realistic 3D Tattoos For Men and Women
  • 100 Most Amazing Tattoos For Men (2017)
  • 50 Classic Chest Tattoos For Men (2017)
  • 100 Pretty and Cute Tattoos for Girls (2017)
  • Top 100 Most Famous Quotes Ever (2017)
  • List of Upcoming Video Games (2017, 2018, 2019) For PC, Xbox, PS and WII
  • 50 Majestic Skull Tattoos Designs For Boys and Girls (2017)
  • Top 10 Closest US Allies in 2017
  • Top 10 Most Powerful Countries in the World in 2017
  • 24 Recently Extinct Animals Species that Shows Our Carelessness (2017)
  • 50 Beautiful Music Tattoos for Boys and Girls (2017)
  • Top 50 Healthiest Foods In the World (2017)
  • Top 100 Best PS4 Games (2017 Edition)
  • Top 100 Best WII Games Ever (2017)
  • Top 50 Cool Cloud Tattoos For Men and Women (2017)
  • Top 100 Best Japanese Anime Series Ever (2017)
  • Top 55 Amazing Flower Tattoos For Women and Men (2017)
  • Top 6 Town Hall 6 Attack Strategies in Clash of Clans 2017
  • Top 4 Town Hall 5 Attack Strategies in Clash Of Clans 2017
  • Top 40 Best Punjabi Songs (July 2017)
  • Top 4 Best Town Hall 4 Attack Strategies In Clash Of Clans 2017
  • Top 4 Best Town Hall 3 Attack Strategies In Clash of Clans 2017
  • Top 50 Best Book Series Ever (2017)
  • Top 50 Best PC Games 2017
  • 100 Tiny and Small Tattoos For Men and Women
  • 20 Laziest Dog Breeds Suitable for Busy Lifestyle (2017)

  • Related pages


    overweight actorsafrican lion tattoo designsworld best comediansbest players of all time footballbest android games of all timeshollywood actress top 50laziest breed of doglist of prehistoric mammalsgreatest writers ever100 greatest writers of all timebest female singers listlatest songs in punjabitop subscribed youtubetop 10 ps3 games of all timethe best japanese animelist of extinct animals with picturestop 100 android apps free downloadlast animal to go extinctclash of clans level 5 town hall best defensepopular guy singersbest ps3 games everlist of most popular superheroeshundred richest people in the worldrichest kid in worldtop famous people in the worldfamous playstation 2 gamessony psp best gamesgreatest female vocalistsouth india auntiestop 10 games of psppoisonous snakes in worldworld most famous personlist of recently extinct speciestop ten stand up comedians of all timefamous bald actoractress of south indiamost dangerous animal everbest bass playerstop rpg games psplist of best metal bandstop 50 death metal bands50 most famous paintingsbest playstation portable gamestop 30 anime of all time20 most poisonous animals in the worldbiggest mobsters evertop 5 mathematicians in the worldworld best drummerworld greatest mathematicianbest comedians listbest metal bands of all timefastest running animalbest town hall 3 basebest bass player evermost feared snake in the worldlist of the best ps2 gamessimba tattoo meaningbobcat tattoo designsknown members of illuminatifastest running animal on the planettop 10 famous people evergreat female vocalistssouth heroenstop 10 psp games listfastest mammal on earthlist of the most dangerous animals in the worldthe best athletes in the worldmembers of illuminati in hollywoodtop 10 famous cricketerscoolest superpowerspopular games for ps2100 greatest writers50 best superheroestop 50 wealthiest person in the worldgreat bridges in the world