Writers Featured in the Barnes & Noble Authors Mural

Historical Literary

Mural is featured above the Coffee Bar in the Cafes of most Barnes & Noble locations and was completed by artist Gary Kelley

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1

Virginia Woolf

Author

100% (3 of 3 votes)

2

Ernest Hemingway

Author

52.89% (64 of 121 votes)

3

Walt Whitman

Poet

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

4

D.H. Lawrence

Author

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

5

Langston Hughes

Poet

33.33% (2 of 6 votes)

6

George Eliot

Author

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

7

Rudyard Kipling

Author

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

8

T.S. Eliot

Poet

33.33% (2 of 6 votes)

9

William Faulkner

Author

29.03% (9 of 31 votes)

10

Dorothy Parker

Author

25.00% (2 of 8 votes)

11

Oscar Wilde

Playwright

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

12

Thomas Hardy (Writer)

Author

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

13

Herman Melville

Author

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

14

Mary Shelley

Author

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

15

Raymond Chandler

Author

11.11% (1 of 9 votes)

16

Anthony Trollope

Author

0% (0 of 1 votes)

17

Rabindranath Tagore

Poet

0% (0 of 1 votes)

18

George Orwell

Author

0% (0 of 9 votes)

19

John Steinbeck

Author

0% (0 of 0 votes)

20

George Bernard Shaw

Playwright

0% (0 of 14 votes)

21

Pablo Neruda

Poet

0% (0 of 0 votes)

22

Franz Kafka

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)

23

Zora Neale Hurston

Author

0% (0 of 0 votes)

24

Edith Wharton

Author

0% (0 of 2 votes)

25

Isaac Bashevis Singer

Author

0% (0 of 0 votes)

26

Emily Dickinson

Poet

0% (0 of 1 votes)

27

Mark Twain

Author

0% (0 of 4 votes)

28

Carl Sandburg

Poet

0% (0 of 3 votes)

29

James Joyce

Poet

0% (0 of 1 votes)

30

Henry James

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)

31

Vladimir Nabokov

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)