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In their autobiographies, Nobel Laureates reveal their reading habits: how they got started, who spurred them to read on, and where they spent their time losing themselves between the pages of a book. Find out and compare with your own experience, or simply get inspired! Astronomy was a particular interest of mine at the time. I read the Oxford Junior Encyclopaedia, all 12 volumes. One was that I might one day become able to understand the language of birds.
The Nobel Prize for Literature is given for a body of work, not one specific title. The books chosen for this list are noted works by Nobel winners and reflect the variety of types of writing considered for the award. These include: novels, plays, poetry, essays, speeches, short stories, historical narratives, and philosophic writings. At the end of each title annotation, the year its author won the Nobel Prize is included in parentheses. Request It. Kipling's menagerie of tales are all included in this volume along with his original illustrations.
The Nobel Prize in Literature Swedish : Nobelpriset i litteratur is awarded annually by the Swedish Academy to authors for outstanding contributions in the field of literature. It is one of the five Nobel Prizes established by the will of Alfred Nobel , which are awarded for outstanding contributions in chemistry , physics , literature, peace , and physiology or medicine. The award is presented in Stockholm at an annual ceremony on December 10, the anniversary of Nobel's death.
Nobel prize in literature. From the lottery to Nobel prize: meet workers who make life-changing phone calls. Published: PM. Published: AM. Toni Morrison obituary. Nobel prizewinner and author whose stories have a strong historical and cultural base and a style, structure and tone that is specifically African American. Play Video.