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English literature is the literature written in the English language, including literature composed in English by writers not necessarily from England; for example, Robert Burns was Scottish, James Joyce was Irish, Joseph Conrad was born in Poland, Dylan Thomas was Welsh, Edgar Allan Poe was American, V.S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad, and Vladimir Nabokov was Russian, but all are considered important writers in the history of English literature. In other words, English literature is as diverse as the varieties and dialects of English spoken around the world. In academia, the term often labels ...more

New Releases Tagged "British Literature"

Love, Lies and Spies
Lost Among the Living
The Murder of Mary Russell (Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes, #14)
'Til Death Do Us Part
A Murder in Time
Mothering Sunday
The Bricks that Built the Houses
Burned (Alex Verus, #7)
Once Was a Time
The Earl Takes All (The Hellions of Havisham, #2)
A Gentleman's Position (Society of Gentlemen, #3)
How the Duke Was Won (The Disgraceful Dukes, #1)
Different Class
The Dark Lady's Mask
Temptations of a Wallflower (The Wicked Quills of London, #3)
Imperfect Harmony
The Ashes of London
A Death Along the River Fleet (Lucy Campion Mysteries, #4)
Five Rivers Met on a Wooded Plain
Quiet Neighbors
Good Dukes Wear Black (Lords of Anarchy, #3)
Twenty Questions for Gloria
A Tapping at my Door (DS Nathan Cody, #1)
Tales From the Long Twelfth Century: The Rise and Fall of the Angevin Empire
The Summer Before the War
What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours
Jane Steele
Into the Dim (Into the Dim, #1)
Because of Miss Bridgerton (Rokesbys #1)
The Last Days of Magic
Journey to Munich (Maisie Dobbs, #12)
The Madwoman Upstairs
Two If by Sea
The Return of the Witch (The Witch's Daughter, #2)
The Forbidden Orchid
The Charmed Children of Rookskill Castle
The Study of Seduction (Sinful Suitors, #2)
Margaret the First
Fall of Poppies: Stories of Love and the Great War
Keep You Close
When Falcons Fall (Sebastian St. Cyr, #11)
Little Boy Blue (Helen Grace, #5)
Treachery at Lancaster Gate (Charlotte & Thomas Pitt, #31)
The Butcher's Hook
Six Degrees of Scandal (Scandalous, #4)
Her Every Wish (The Worth Saga #1.5)
I Kissed a Rogue (Covent Garden Cubs, #3)
Bride of a Distant Isle (Daughters of Hampshire, #2)
A Lady in the Smoke: A Victorian Mystery
Beloved Poison
This Orient Isle: Elizabethan England and the Islamic World

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