7 Epistolary Novels That Put the Form to Good Use

Discover masters of letter writing.

letters, the basis of epistolary novels
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love and friendship, an epistolary novel

Love and Friendship

By Jane Austen

the principle, an epistolary novel

The Principle

By Jérôme Ferrari

the man who wrote dirty books, an epistolary novel

The Man Who Wrote Dirty Books

By Hal Dresner

evelina, an epistolary novel

Evelina

By Fanny Burney

a history of the african-american people (proposed) by strom thurmond, an epistolary novel

A History of the African-American People (Proposed) by Strom Thurmond

By Percival Everett and James Kincaid

the dark clue, an epistolary novel

The Dark Clue

By James Wilson

the woman priest, an epistolary novel

The Woman Priest

By Sylvain Maréchal