What did people read in the 80s?

What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver (1981)

  • Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler (1982)
  • Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde (1982)
  • The Color Purple by Alice Walker (1982)
  • The Woman in Black by Susan Hill (1983)
  • White Noise by Don DeLillo (1985)
  • The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood (1985)
  • Who are the top 5 best-selling authors of all time?

    Top 10 Best-Selling Fiction Authors of All Time

    • J.K Rowling– 400 million copies.
    • Leo Tolstoy – 413 Million copies.
    • Gilbert Pattern(William George Gilbert Pattern) – 500 Million copies.
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    • Danielle Steel – 570 million copies.
    • Enid Blyton– 600 million copies.
    • Georges Simenon– 700 million copies.

    Who are the 3 most famous authors?

    The Top Ten Famous Authors

    1. William Shakespeare. Ah, The Bard.
    2. George Orwell. True, Orwell (whose real name was Eric Arthur Blair) isn’t everyone’s taste, especially those who do not share his views on totalitarianism.
    3. J.K. Rowling. Like her or not, Ms.
    4. Kurt Vonnegut.
    5. Virginia Woolf.
    6. Ernest Hemingway.
    7. William Faulkner.
    8. Ayn Rand.

    What fashion was popular in the 80s?

    For women, the hottest fashions included high waisted jeans (mom jeans), leg warmers, ripped denim, spandex and Lycra, acid wash jeans, statement shoulder business suits (usually with skirts), punk leather items and leotards. What accessories were popular in the 80s? 80s fashion was big on accessories.

    Who is the best writer in the world?


    • Leo Tolstoy — 327.
    • William Shakespeare — 293.
    • James Joyce — 194.
    • Vladimir Nabokov — 190.
    • Fyodor Dostoevsky — 177.
    • William Faulkner — 173.
    • Charles Dickens — 168.
    • Anton Chekhov — 165.

    Who is best writer in the world?

    What is the 2 most read book in the world?

    the Holy Quran
    The second most read book in the world is the Holy Quran.

    What is the 10 most read book in the world?

    Top 10 Most Read Books in The World

    1. The Bible – 3.9 Billion Copies.
    2. Quotations from the Works of Mao Tse-tung – 820 Million Copies.
    3. Harry Potter – 400 Million Copies.
    4. Lord of the Rings – 103 Million Copies.
    5. The Alchemist – 65 Million Copies.
    6. The Da Vinci Code – 57 Million Copies.

    What was the Best Book of the 1980s?

    The best books published during the 1980s decade (1980–1989). A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. saving…

    Who was some famous authors of the 1980’s?

    1985 was an even better year, in my opinion, thanks – in no small part – to two authors: Gabriel Garcia Marquez, and Patrick Suskind. Marquez’s book, Love in the Time of Cholera, was first published in Spanish, in 1985, with an English translation following in 1988.

    Who are the top 100 authors of all time?

    Top 100 authors of all time. 1. Fyodor Dostoevsky. Writer | The Double. Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky was born on November 11, 1821, in Moscow, Russia. He was the second of seven 2. Dante Alighieri. 3. Lev Tolstoy. 4. Victor Hugo. 5. William Shakespeare.

    Who is the greatest Romantic author of all time?

    A foremost French writer of the Romantic era, Stendhal was born Marie-Henri Beyle in Grenoble, France in 1783. A loyal Bonapartist he followed Napoleon closely during his military campaigns Stendhal’s novels reflect his intense love of Italy, his political convictions and the moral and