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Graham Greene


Graham Greene criticized  American imperialism.
  English novelist whose writings often had Catholic themes (1904-1991)
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  • Graham Greene criticized  American imperialism.
  • They were showing movies adapted from Graham Greene: Ministry of Fear, The Human Factor; The Fallen Idol, This Gun for Hire.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • As Graham Greene’s melancholy correspondent Thomas Fowler learned by the end of The Quiet American, sometimes, to be human, you have to take sides.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • All this political reading made me think the island was ripe for an all-out race riot and political revolution just like the Haiti Graham Greene had written about in The Comedians.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life

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  • He read newer authors as well, Graham Greene and Somerset Maugham, all purchased from his favorite stall on College Street with pujo money.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • They didn’t harass tourists, not unless they looked in a suitcase and found a copy of Graham Greene’s mordant, anti-Duvalierist novel of Haiti, The Comedians.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • Soon after she got back to Europe, her father took her to lunch with Graham Greene, who Paul had said was one of his favorite writers.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • There is a book in the pocket of the trench coat, a copy of The Comedians by Graham Greene, with yellow pages and tiny print.
    Jhumpa Lahiri  --  The Namesake
  • Ophelia thought he looked like the mysterious figure at the start of a Graham Greene novel.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • When asked what he thought those had been, Farmer adapted a mordant line from Graham Greene’s The Comedians.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains

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  • He says he’s the model for Petit Pierre in Graham Greene’s book The Comedians."
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
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Associated words [difficulty]:   Graham Greene [8] , Virginia Woolf [4] , Jane Austen [5] , Charles Dickens [6] , D.H. Lawrence [6] , Charlotte Brontė [7] , Emily Brontė [7] , George Bernard Shaw [7] , George Eliot [7] , Oscar Wilde [7] , Thomas Hardy [7] , C.S. Lewis [8] , Daniel Defoe [8] , E.M. Forster [8] , George Orwell [8] , Rudyard Kipling [8]
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