Who is the most successful author in Germany?

Who is the most successful German author?

Whilst Thomas Mann and Van Goethe are probably the most famous and acclaimed German writers, the most successful is arguably Erich Maria Remarque, writer of “All Quiet on the Western Front”, which has sold 20 million copies worldwide.

Who are famous authors in Germany?

Famous German Authors

  • Thomas Mann (1875-1955) Mann is perhaps one of the most celebrated German writers. …
  • Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832) Johann Wolfgang von Goethe pioneered the ‘coming of age’ stories that became so popular during the last century. …
  • Franz Kafka (1883-1924) …
  • Michael Ende (1929-1995)

Who is the father of German literature?

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Exzellenz Geheimrat Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Occupation Poet, novelist, playwright, natural philosopher, diplomat, civil servant
Alma mater Leipzig University University of Strasbourg
Literary movement Sturm und Drang Weimar Classicism Romanticism in science

Who is commonly considered the German national poet?

National poet of Germany is Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Friedrich Schiller.

What are the top 10 best selling books right now?

November 7, 2021

  • Oh William! …
  • The Last Thing He Told Me by Laura Dave. …
  • Silverview by John le Carré …
  • Billy Summers by Stephen King. …
  • The Midnight Library by Matt Haig. …
  • Crossroads by Jonathan Franzen. …
  • Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead. …
  • The Butler by Danielle Steel.
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