List of Polish novelists

This is a list of novelists from Poland. Novelists in this list should be notable in some way, and ideally have Wikipedia articles on them.

A

* Sholem Asch (1880–1957), author of "Kiddush ha-Shem" (1919)

B

* Jurek Becker (1937–1997), author of "Jacob the Liar" (1969)

C

* Joseph Conrad (1857–1924), author of several novels including "Heart of Darkness" and "Lord Jim" (1900)

D

* Franciszek Ksawery Dmochowski (1762–1818)
* Tadeusz Dołęga-Mostowicz (1898–1939), author of a dozen popular novels including "Ostatnia brygada (The Last Brigade)" and "Kariera Nikodema Dyzmy (The Career of Nicodemus Dyzma)"
* Stanisław Dygat (1914–1978), author of "Pożegnania" (1948), "Podróż" (1958), "Disneyland" (1965), and "Dworzec w Monachium" (1973)

G

* Cyprian Godebski (1765–1809)
* Witold Gombrowicz (1904–1969), author of "Ferdydurke" (1937), "Trans-Atlantyk" (1953), "Pornografia" (1960), and "Kosmos" (1967)
* Henryk Grynberg (1936—)

K

* Juliusz Kaden-Bandrowski (1885–1944)
* Maria Konopnicka (1842–1910)
* Jerzy Kosinski (1933–1991)
* Daniel Koziarski (1979—)
* Ignacy Krasicki (1735–1810)
* Józef Ignacy Kraszewski (1812–1887)

Ł

* Jadwiga Łuszczewska (1834–1908)

M

* Józef Mackiewicz (1902–1985)
* Maria Ilnicka (1825 or 1827–1897)
* Małgorzata Musierowicz (1945—)

O

* Eliza Orzeszkowa (1842–1910)
* Ferdynand Antoni Ossendowski (1876–1945)
* Hanna Ożogowska (1904–1995)

P

* Bolesław Prus (1847–1912), author of "The Outpost" ("Placówka", 1886), "The Doll" ("Lalka", 1889), "The New Woman" ("Emancypantki", 1893), and "Pharaoh" ("Faraon", 1895)
* Stanisław Przybyszewski (1868–1927)

R

* Władysław Reymont (1868–1925)
* Maria Rodziewiczówna (1863–1944)
* Adolf Rudnicki (1912–1990)

* Henryk Sienkiewicz (1846–1916)
* Wacław Sieroszewski (1858–1945)

T

* Olga Tokarczuk (1962—)

Z

* Jan Chryzostom Zachariasiewicz (1823–1906), author of "Skromne nadzieje" (1854), "Na kresach" (1860), "Święty Jur", vol. 1–3 (1862), "Człowiek bez jutra" (1871) "Zły interes" (1876), "Wybór pism", a collection of works, vol. 1–11 (1886–1888)
* Adam Zagajewski (1945—)
* Włodzimierz Zagórski (writer) (1834–1902) author of "Pamiętnik starego parasola" (1884) and "Wilcze plemię" (1885)
* Anna Zahorska (1878 or 1882–1942) author of "Utopia, Trucizny" (1928)
* Stefania Zahorska (1890–1961), author of "Stacja Abbesses" (1952)
* Maria Julia Zaleska (1831–1889), author of "Niezgodni królewicze" (1889)
* Kazimierz Zalewski (1849–1919), author of "Syn przemytnika" (1884)
* Witold Zalewski (1921—), author of "Ostatni postój" (novel about January Uprising, 1979) and "Zakładnicy" (2001)
* Gabriela Zapolska (1857–1921), author of 23 novels
* Kazimierz Zdziechowski (1878–1942), author of "Fuimus" (1900)
* Emil Zegadłowicz (1888–1941)

Ż

* Stefan Żeromski (1864–1925), author of "Ashes" ("Popioły", 1902–03) and "The Faithful River" ("Wierna rzeka", 1912)
* Jerzy Żuławski (1874–1915)
* Mirosław Żuławski (1913–1995)
* Eugeniusz Żytomirski (1911–1975)

See also

* List of Poles


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