Welcome to the online version of Who Else Writes Like...? which is designed to help anyone who enjoys reading fiction to expand the number of writers they read. It is designed to answer the perennial question "I've read all the books by my favourite authors, who shall I read next?"

Simply follow the links to find an author whose books you like, and see which other writers are recommended underneath.

The following information is included about each author (where known):

  • Dates of birth and death
  • Nationality (or place of birth) of authors who are not English
  • Genre and, in some cases, subgenre, or type of novel
  • A link to their own website
  • Pseudonyms
  • Key Characters and/or Environment, Occupation
  • Prizes won
  • Whether their books may be suitable for young adults Also writes children's books
  • Whether they also write for children Also writes children's books

Subscribe and not only will you gain access to the A-Z Readers' Guide to Fiction Authors but to other alternative ways of finding suitable reading in the lists of:

  • Genres and subgenres
  • Prize-winning authors and titles
  • Crossover authors
  • Further reading
  • Useful links

and via the search engine: some characters, environments, occupations, series or pseudonyms.

The aim of this website is to encourage readers to try the works of new authors and to open up to them the wealth of good reading that is available in their local public library and bookshop.

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