Answer: At this point in our reading endeavors we’re very loyal to the reading list produced by the BBC’s Big Read campaign. Needless to say, most of these authors aren’t struggling with name recognition, although we did try to avoid some of the really BIG names. While you may recognize some of the below authors, we believe they deserve even more recognition. Links to our reviews are highlighted.
- Jasper Fforde (The Eyre Affair)
- Dodie Smith (I Capture the Castle)
- Louise Rennison (Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging)
- Carlos Ruiz Zafon (The Shadow of the Wind)
- Donna Tartt (The Secret History)
- Kazuo Ishiguro (Never Let Me Go)
- Marian Keyes (Sushi for Beginners)
- Francine Rivers (Redeeming Love)
- Diane Setterfield (The Thirteenth Tale)
- Andrea Levy (Small Island)
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