James Hilton

James Hilton

James Hilton was born in Leigh, Lancashire, England on September 9th, 1900 and passed away at the age of 54 on December 20th, 1954.

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James Hilton Stats: The highest rated book by James Hilton on Book Notification is Lost Horizon, a Standalone novel. The second-highest rated book is Goodbye, Mr. Chips, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by James Hilton on Book Notification is Lost Horizon, a Standalone novel. The second most read book is Murder At School / Was It Murder?, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of James Hilton books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Catherine Herself
1920
2
Storm Passage
1922
3
And Now Goodbye
1931
4
Murder At School / Was It Murder?
1931
5
Contango / Ill Wind
1932
6
7.6
Lost Horizon
1933
7
8
Goodbye, Mr. Chips
1934
8
We Are Not Alone
1937
9
To You Mr. Chips
1938
10
Random Harvest
1941
11
The Story of Dr. Wassell
1943
12
So Well Remembered
1945
13
Nothing So Strange
1947
14
Morning Journey
1951
15
Time and Time Again
1953

List of Collections in Publication Order

James Hilton: Biography

James Hilton was born on September 9th, 1900. James passed away December 20th, 1954 at 54 years old. James Hilton was born in Leigh, Lancashire, England. Hilton attended Christ's College, Cambridge where he received a Degree in English Literature.

James Hilton is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 15 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1920 with the novel Catherine Herself. The most recently released novel was Time and Time Again which was released in 1953.

James Hilton also wrote the Collections series which has 3 books including Good Bye Mr. Chips & Other Stories and The Collected Novels Volume One.

James Hilton: Lists & Other Mentions

  • Lost Horizon was a New York Times: #1 Fiction Best Seller in 1934.
  • Random Harvest was a New York Times: #1 Fiction Best Seller in 1941.
  • So Well Remembered was a New York Times: #1 Fiction Best Seller in 1945.

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  3. Agatha Christie, author of the novel: And Then There Were None / Ten Little Indians.
  4. C.S. Lewis, author of The Chronicles Of Narnia Series.
  5. Andy Weir, author of the novel: Project Hail Mary.

James Hilton: F.A.Q

When was James Hilton Born?

James Hilton was born on September 9th, 1900.

When did James Hilton die?

James Hilton died on December 20th, 1954 at 54 years old.

Where was James Hilton Born?

James Hilton was born in Leigh, Lancashire, England.

What was the first book James Hilton wrote?

The first novel written by James Hilton was Catherine Herself, published in 1920.

What was the most recent book James Hilton wrote?

His most recently released work was The Collected Novels Volume Two on November 13th, 2018.

How many books has James Hilton written?

James Hilton has written 18 books. 15 Standalone Novels, 3 books in the Collections.

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