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

Zora Neale Hurston

Author

100% (1 of 1 votes)

2

Isaac Bashevis Singer

Author

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

Virginia Woolf

Author

100% (5 of 5 votes)

4

Ernest Hemingway

Author

52.46% (64 of 122 votes)

5

D.H. Lawrence

Author

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

6

Emily Dickinson

Poet

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

7

T.S. Eliot

Poet

42.86% (3 of 7 votes)

8

Thomas Hardy (Writer)

Author

33.33% (2 of 6 votes)

9

Langston Hughes

Poet

33.33% (2 of 6 votes)

10

George Eliot

Author

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

11

William Faulkner

Author

30.30% (10 of 33 votes)

12

Rudyard Kipling

Author

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

13

Dorothy Parker

Author

25.00% (2 of 8 votes)

14

Carl Sandburg

Poet

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

15

Herman Melville

Author

20.0% (1 of 5 votes)

16

Mark Twain

Author

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

17

Walt Whitman

Poet

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

18

Mary Shelley

Author

12.50% (1 of 8 votes)

19

Raymond Chandler

Author

11.11% (1 of 9 votes)

20

Oscar Wilde

Playwright

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

21

Henry James

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)

22

George Bernard Shaw

Playwright

0% (0 of 15 votes)

23

Pablo Neruda

Poet

0% (0 of 1 votes)

24

Vladimir Nabokov

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)

25

Anthony Trollope

Author

0% (0 of 1 votes)

26

Rabindranath Tagore

Poet

0% (0 of 2 votes)

27

Franz Kafka

Author

0% (0 of 3 votes)

28

Edith Wharton

Author

0% (0 of 2 votes)

29

George Orwell

Author

0% (0 of 9 votes)

30

John Steinbeck

Author

0% (0 of 5 votes)

31

James Joyce

Poet

0% (0 of 2 votes)