Here is list of ”10 Must-Read Authors whose name starts with K.”
The British author of Japanese descent Kazuo Ishiguro’s subtle prose and deep exploration of memory and self-deception mark his acclaimed works.
An American writer Ken Kesey is a figure of the counterculture movement. His second novel, “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” challenges the authoritarian structures of a mental institution.
The work of Kurt Vonnegut blends satire, gallows humor, and science fiction. His masterpiece, “Slaughterhouse-Five,” draws from his own experience as a POW during WWII.
An Afghan-American novelist Khaled Hosseini works, such as “The Kite Runner,” confront the poignant realities of his homeland.
A British author Kate Atkinson’s novel “Life After Life” received widespread acclaim for its innovative structure.
A Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgård is best known for his six-volume autobiographical series “My Struggle.”
A Welsh author Ken Follett is renowned for his historical novels like “The Pillars of the Earth,” which weaves a compelling story during the building of a cathedral in the Middle Ages.
A Japanese writer Kobo Abe’s existential and surrealist narratives are best exemplified by “The Woman in the Dunes.”
An American author Kate Chopin’s novel “The Awakening” is hailed as an early feminist work. It narrates the story of Edna Pontellier, a woman who struggles against the societal norms of the late 19th century.
An American author Kim Stanley Robinson is best known for his science fiction works, particularly the Mars Trilogy, starting with “Red Mars.”