List of English novelists

This is a list of novelists from England.

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I-J

*Conn Iggulden (born 1971)
*Hammond Innes (1914–1998)
*Christopher Isherwood (1904–1986)
*Brian Jacques (born 1939), author of the Redwall and Castaways of the Flying Dutchman series
*P. D. James, author of crime fiction but also the dystopian novel "The Children of Men" (1992)
*Jerome K. Jerome (1859–1927), author of "Three Men in a Boat"

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*Lena Kennedy (1914–1986)
*Alexander Kent (born 1924), wrote historical fiction on the Royal Navy
*Brian Killick, author of The Heralds
*Charles Kingsley
*Henry Kingsley (1830–1876)
*Rudyard Kipling, author of "Kim" (1904)
*C. H. B. Kitchin
*D. H. Lawrence (1885–1930), author of "Lady Chatterley's Lover"
*Marina Lewycka
*C. S. Lewis (1898–1963)
*Nell Leyshon
*Richard Llewellyn (1906-1983)
*David Lodge, author of "Thinks ..." (2001)

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*Herman Cyril McNeile (1888-1937), writer of "Bulldog Drummond"
*Ian McEwan (born 1948)
*Hilary Mantel (born 1952)
*Derek Marlowe (1938–1996), author of "A Dandy in Aspic"
*Frederick Marryat (1792–1848), "Mr Midshipman Easy" and other sea stories
*A. E. W. Mason, author of "The Four Feathers"
*William Somerset Maugham (1874–1965)
*George Meredith (1828–1909)
*A. A. Milne (1882–1956), "The Red House Mystery" and "Mr. Pim Passes By"
*Nancy Mitford (1904–1973)
*Iris Murdoch (1919–1999), author of "A Severed Head"
*Margaret Murphy
*John Murray (born 1950), author of "Murphy's Favourite Channels"

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*V. S. Naipaul (born 1932)

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U

*Evelyn Underhill (1875-1941)
*Barry Unsworth (born 1930)
*Cathi Unsworth
*Edward Upward (born 1903)

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*John Van der Kiste (born 1954)
*Frances Vernon (1963-1991)
*R. V. Vernède (1905-2003)
*Salley Vickers
*Sherard Vines (1890-1974)

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Y-Z

*Jane Yardley
*Dornford Yates (1885–1960), wrote escapist adventure stories
*Edmund Yates (1831–1894)
*Ann Yearsley (c. 1753-1806)
*Victor Maslin Yeates (1897—1934)
*Tamar Yellin
*Charlotte Mary Yonge (1823-1901)
*E. H. Young (1880-1945)
*Helen Zahavi, author of "Dirty Weekend" (1991), a modern-day picaresque novel
*Israel Zangwill (1864-1926)
*Louis Zangwill (1869-1938)

ee also

*List of English writers
*List of novelists


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