World Classics Literature List

World Classics Literature List

World Classics Literature List The World Library series of books by the Norwegian Book Club (Norwegian) is a list of one hundred books compiled in 2002 by the Norwegian Book Club together with the Norwegian Nobel Institute. One hundred writers from fifty-four countries of the world participated in the compilation of the list. The purpose of compiling the list was to select the most significant works of world literature from different countries, cultures and times. Eleven works on the list…

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The Best Novels

The Best Novels

The Best Novels According to established tradition, summarizes the book results of the past year and talks about the most popular best-sellers of domestic and foreign book ratings in 2014. We present an overview of the most successful books of 2014 in Russia and abroad. The material was prepared on the basis of annual statistics on the site’s service, as well as data from foreign sources – Publisher’s Weekly, The Guardian and Nielsen Bookscan. Russia – Fiction The unconditional leader…

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Modern Foreign Prose

Modern Foreign Prose

Modern Foreign Prose Creme de la Creme – a series of modern, not quite standard prose. Here, the authors are original, and the themes of the works are not standard. As for the name of the series – Creme de la Creme ("the cream"), then this applies, rather, to the best works of the publishing house itself, and not to modern foreign prose in general. Antonin Art. HeliogabalAntonen Artaud. Monk Antonin Artaud. Taraumara Georges Bataille, Colette Peño. Sacred Georges Bataille….

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Sci Fi Authors

Sci Fi Authors

Sci Fi Authors Naomi Novik, who took the Nebula Award for the novel “Moved” in 2016, the fantasy of a girl who was torn out of her beloved community to sacrifice to the dragon, feels different. Her rhetoric of “Sad Puppies” seems like a destructive, thoughtless manipulation of a strong fandom. “I’m glad to loudly trumpet my contempt for what happened,” Novik says in an interview with HuffPost. – I really hope that this year Hugo will go on changing…

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10 Most Popular Books in the World

10 Most Popular Books in the World

10 Most Popular Books in the World The Huffington Post blog was created by Kenneth Lehrer, Andrew Breitbart, Jonah Peretti and Arianna Huffington. New content regularly appears on the blog covering a wide range of topics: politics, business, the environment, entertainment, technology and much more. The concept of the blog was invented in May 2005, and the project itself was launched just a few days later, a year later one of large banks invested $ 5 million in the project,…

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The Best Books of Modern Literature

The Best Books of Modern Literature

The Best Books of Modern Literature Despite the high rates of technological progress, the development of the film industry and animation, books will always occupy the leading positions in terms of fascination and interest. And modern literature is no exception! In this section you can familiarize yourself with the very latest creations of authors from different countries, and choose a novel that has already become a bestseller and has gone down in history. This genre includes a variety of novels…

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100 Best Artworks

100 Best Artworks

100 Best Artworks MOSCOW, Aug 1 – RIA News. At the request of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, St. Petersburg State University (SPbU) organized an online voting on the selection of the 100 best books that would be recommended to students for extracurricular reading. Earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin came up with the idea of ​​creating such a list. In his pre-election article on the national issue, he proposed a survey and a list of…

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Most Popular Fantastic Books

Most Popular Fantastic Books

Most Popular Fantastic Books So that my selection would not be too subjective, I took several book ratings of 2013, removed children’s literature from there – it does not correspond to the format of the article, removed popular action films and detective stories, about which there is nothing to write about (and it is not necessary). Also, I had to remove what I did not like and what I did not read. Thus, this review has two features: Based on…

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Popular Contemporary Writers

Popular Contemporary Writers

Popular Contemporary Writers Every foreigner knows Dostoevsky and Tolstoy. What about modern authors? ReadRate found out what relevant writers foreigners are reading right now. You know, we definitely have someone to be proud of! Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Gogol, Pasternak, Solzhenitsyn and Brodsky. The legacy of Russian literature that is popular abroad is still being read, but time is running out … Who do foreigners read with the same rapture as we, in turn, Julian Barnes, Chuck Palahniuk, Michel Welbeck, David Nichols…

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Russian writers

Russian writers

Russian writers When sociologists asked the Russians to name the greatest writers of Russia, they called the classics. According to the study, during which the Levada Center interviewed 1,600 respondents, Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Chekhov and Pushkin are quite predictable. This is, in general, normal. British respondents at times show similar conservatism. If you read the list of names, you will find that, as expected, almost all authors are men, and in the top ten there is not a single living writer….

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