Top 20 Novelist celebrities in China
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Novelist celebrities [Updated March 24, 2023].
Mu Shiying was born
on March 14, 1912
In addition to short stories, he penned essays screenplays, and novels.
Jin Yong was born
on February 6, 1924
in Haining City, China.
He was born Louis Cha Leung-yung; he adopted Jin Yong as his pen name.
Gao Xingjian was born
on January 4, 1940
He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2000.
Marie Lu was born
on July 11, 1984
in Wuxi, China.
Her Legend trilogy was set to be adapted into film by director Jonathan Levine.
Mo Yan was born
on February 17, 1955
He received both the 2009 Newman Prize for Chinese Literature and the 2011 Mao Dun Literature Prize.
Han Han was born
on September 23, 1982
in Shanghai, China.
He has been a professional race car driver since 2003.
Nancy Yi Fan was born
on August 26, 1993
After becoming a published writer, she began her undergraduate education at Harvard University.
Kevin Andrews was born
on January 20, 1924
He earned Greek citizenship in 1975.
Ha Jin was born
on February 21, 1956
He won the National Book Award for Fiction and the PEN/Faulkner Award.