Check Out What Music Your Favorite Authors Love

Check Out What Music Your Favorite Authors Love

We know you’re always looking for new music. Instead of listening to your local public radio station to find out what the cool college kids are listening to (Hint: it’s probably Migos), let your favorite authors give you some recommendations. Here’s a round-up of some of the best authors’ best musicians. And, helpful as ever, I’ve compiled them all into a convenient Spotify playlist for your edification. Happy listening!     1. Stephen King – LCD Soundsystem   King is a huge music buff. He wrote a music column for Entertainment Weekly called “Must List” for years. In an interview …

Check out How Old Your Favorite Authors Were When They Wrote These Classics

Check out How Old Your Favorite Authors Were When They Wrote These Classics

When someone younger than you achieves something great, it’s kind of irritating. Young people are nice and all, but, also, just stop it, young people. Just stop making others feel inadequate.   Hopefully this list of writers and their ages won’t make you feel too bad. As surprisingly young as some writers were when they wrote their most famous work, the ages really do vary. Let this be a source of both bitterness and inspiration. It’s never too late to start!   S. E. Hinton, The Outsiders – 18 years old   Christopher Paolini, Eragon – 18 years old   …

7 Authors’ Favorite Authors

7 Authors’ Favorite Authors

Thomas Edison was inspired by Thomas Jefferson. Einstein was inspired by Isaac Newton. Everyone in this world has an influence, including the greatest scientist. It is the same for the greatest writers. They have influenced you, but who influenced them? Here are authors and some of their favorite books and authors. Image courtesy of IMDB Vladimir Nabokov, the affluent Russian-American novelist, is famous for the dark and controversial story ‘Lolita.’ In an interview with The Paris Review, he says his childhood was full of Wells’s work. “‘H. G. Wells, a great artist, was my favorite writer when I was a …

7 Authors' Favorite Authors

7 Authors' Favorite Authors

Thomas Edison was inspired by Thomas Jefferson. Einstein was inspired by Isaac Newton. Everyone in this world has an influence, including the greatest scientist. It is the same for the greatest writers. They have influenced you, but who influenced them? Here are authors and some of their favorite books and authors. Image courtesy of IMDB Vladimir Nabokov, the affluent Russian-American novelist, is famous for the dark and controversial story ‘Lolita.’ In an interview with The Paris Review, he says his childhood was full of Wells’s work. “‘H. G. Wells, a great artist, was my favorite writer when I was a …