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message 1: by Julie (new)

Julie | 14 comments Any suggestions?


message 2: by Sharman (new)

Sharman (dsei) | 45 comments What about one of the mysteries JK Rowling wrote under a pen name? Or another author who published under a pseudonym?


message 3: by Elizabeth☮ (new)

Elizabeth☮ The Shell Collector by Anthony Doerr


message 4: by Linda (new)

Linda | 2841 comments Mod
The Strangler and Mission Flats: A Novel by William Landay of Defending Jacob fame.

The Moon Is Down by John Steinbeck

The Kreutzer Sonata by Tolstoy

Just pick an author that you do like, peruse that person's bibliography for books you are not familiar with.


message 5: by Hannah (new)

Hannah | 62 comments The Dark Flower by John Galsworthy

Also, the suggestion to just search your favorite famous author is a good idea.


message 6: by Gerald (new)

Gerald Miller | 821 comments Just want to point out that finding an obscure book from a famous author had to the hardest thing to do.


message 7: by Laura Ellis (new)

Laura Ellis | 88 comments http://flavorwire.com/409359/50-of-th...


This has a list of some for you.
Laura


message 8: by Gerald (new)

Gerald Miller | 821 comments Famous author WALKER PERCY? Today's readers might say , who? John Gardner, who. It can go on forever.


message 9: by Hannah (new)

Hannah | 62 comments Till We Have Faces by C.S. Lewis


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