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Graham Greene - Author

About the Author

Graham Greene was born in 1904. He was a member of the Order of Merit and a Companion of Honour. Graham Greene died in April 1991. Among the many people who paid tribute to him on his death was Kingsley Amis: 'He will be missed all over the world. Until today, he was our greatest living novelist.'

Featured books by Graham Greene

Other books by Graham Greene

Travels with My Aunt

Travels with My Aunt

Author: Graham Greene Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/10/2018

The Heart of the Matter

The Heart of the Matter

Author: Graham Greene Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/10/2018

The Heart of the Matter

The Heart of the Matter

Author: Graham Greene Format: Hardback Release Date: 15/10/2018

Brighton Rock

Brighton Rock

Author: Graham Greene Format: Hardback Release Date: 14/10/2018

Brighton Rock

Brighton Rock

Author: Graham Greene Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/10/2018

Brighton Rock (Heroes & Villains)

Brighton Rock (Heroes & Villains)

Author: Graham Greene Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/04/2018

A gang war is raging through the dark underworld of Brighton. Seventeen-year-old Pinkie, malign and ruthless, has killed a man. Believing he can escape retribution, he is unprepared for the courageous, life-embracing Ida Arnold. Graham Greene's gripping thriller was adapted into a British film noir in 1947 starring Richard Attenborough as the razor-wielding Pinkie.

Brighton Rock

Brighton Rock

Author: Graham Greene Format: Paperback Release Date: 25/08/2017

Travels with My Aunt

Travels with My Aunt

Author: Graham Greene Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/08/2017

The Potting Shed a Play in Three Acts

The Potting Shed a Play in Three Acts

Author: Graham Greene Format: Paperback Release Date: 24/08/2017

The Living Room a Play in Two Acts

The Living Room a Play in Two Acts

Author: Graham Greene Format: Paperback Release Date: 24/08/2017

Brighton Rock

Brighton Rock

Author: Graham Greene Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/07/2017

Pinkie Brown, a neurotic teenage gangster wielding a razor blade and a bottle of sulfuric acid, commits a brutal murder - but it does not go unnoticed. Rose, a naive young waitress at a rundown cafe, has the unwitting power to destroy his crucial alibi, and Ida Arnold, a woman bursting with easy certainties about what is right and wrong, has made it her mission to bring about justice and redemption. Set among the seaside amusements and dilapidated boarding houses of Brighton's pre-war underworld, Brighton Rock by Graham Greene is both a gritty thriller and a study of a soul in torment. A classic of modern literature, it maps out the strange border between piety and savagery. This beautiful Macmillan Collector's Library edition of Brighton Rock features an introduction by the poet, biographer and editor, Professor Richard Greene. Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much loved classic titles. Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure.

The Ministry of Fear

The Ministry of Fear

Author: Graham Greene Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/07/2017

It is 1941 and bombs have turned London into the front line of a world war. In the shadows of the Blitz, Hitler's agents are running a blackmail operation to obtain documents that could bring the nation to instant defeat. Arthur Rowe, a man once convicted of a notorious mercy killing, stumbles onto a German spy operation in Bloomsbury and must be silenced. But even with his memory taken from him, he is still a very dangerous witness. A taut thriller and a haunting exploration of pity, love, and guilt, The Ministry of Fear by Graham Greene is universally acknowledged as one of the greatest of all spy novels. With an introduction by the biographer and editor Professor Richard Greene. Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound gift editions of much loved classic titles.

The Third Man and Other Stories

The Third Man and Other Stories

Author: Graham Greene Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/07/2017

Rollo Martins, a failing novelist, is invited to Vienna by his best friend, Harry Lime. The city he arrives in is unrecognizable - torn apart by the Second World War and shared between the occupying Allies. What's more, Harry is dead, and the circumstances look suspicious . . . Determined to uncover the truth, Martins must pick through the rubble of this broken city in search of answers. Accompanied here by twelve further stories that exhibit the full range of Graham Greene's masterly storytelling, The Third Man is an atmospheric noir that oozes with suspense. With an introduction by the biographer and editor Professor Richard Greene. Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound gift editions of much loved classic titles.

Our Man in Havana

Our Man in Havana

Author: Graham Greene Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/07/2017

Life in pre-revolutionary Cuba is not easy and James Wormold, a failing vacuum cleaner salesman, is struggling to fund the increasingly lavish lifestyle of his manipulative sixteen year-old daughter, Milly. So when an enigmatic Englishman offers him an extra income in return for a little spying, he is sorely tempted . . . But when the fake reports he's been sending to London start to come true, Havana suddenly becomes a very dangerous place indeed. Both a brilliant Cold War thriller and hilarious work of satire, Our Man in Havana is Graham Greene's classic tale of an accidental spy, and a truly gripping read. Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautifully bound gift editions of much loved classic titles.

No Man's Land

No Man's Land

Author: Graham Greene, David Lodge Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/07/2017

Al zecelea om

Al zecelea om

Author: Graham Greene Format: eBook Release Date: 01/09/2015

„Natura umana nu functioneaza în alb si negru, ci în gri si negru.” – Graham Greene„Graham Greene este un scriitor cu totul aparte […]. El va rA mâne în istoria literarA drept cronicarul definitiv al conAYtiinA ei AYi al neliniAYtii existenA iale a secolului al XX-lea.” – William Golding, Enciclopedia scriitorilor britanici„DacA ar fi trA it sA vadA cel de al Doilea RA zboi Mondial, Edgar Allan Poe ar fi scris o astfel de carte. O intrigA palpitantA , care abordeazA chestiuni morale majore într-o notA minorA , aAYa cum se întâmplA de obicei în povestiri […] Azi totuAYi, Al zecelea om ne intrigA pentru cA pune întrebA ri dificile despre responsabilitate, curaj, vinovA A ie AYi iubire, despre opA iunile posibile atunci când ne confruntA m cu rA ul absurd, despre virtutea care apare întotdeauna când te aAYtepA i mai puA in, nu pe drumul mare, ci pe cA i lA turalnice.” – PeopleClasici moderni Litera pune laolaltA scriitori moderni ale cA ror opere au devenit deja repere clasice. Cele mai importante, mai provocatoare, mai emoE ionante, mai revoluE ionare opere din ultimii 125 de ani – cA rE i care vor continua sA fie citite de la o generaE ie la alta.