John Cheever

John Cheever

John Cheever was born in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States on May 27th, 1912 and passed away at the age of 70 on June 18th, 1982.

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John Cheever Stats: The highest rated book by John Cheever on Book Notification is The Wapshot Chronicle, the first novel in the Wapshot series. The second-highest rated book is Falconer, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by John Cheever on Book Notification is The Wapshot Chronicle, the first novel in the Wapshot series. The second most read book is Falconer, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of John Cheever books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by John Cheever is the Wapshot Series.

List of Wapshot Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1943
2
1953
3
1958
4
1961
5
1964
6
1978
7
1978
8
1990
9
2003
10
2005
11
2005
12
2009
13
2012
14
2017
15
2021

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Contemporary Literature and the Life of Faith Books in Publication Order

List of John Cheever Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1954
2
1956
3
1956
4
6 1963
5
1971
6
1973
7
1984
8
1992
9
1994
10
1994
11
1996
12
1997
13
1998
14
2000
15
2000
16
2000
17
2002
18
2007
19
2007
20
2010
21
2013
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John Cheever: Biography

John Cheever was born on May 27th, 1912. John passed away June 18th, 1982 at 70 years old. John Cheever was born in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States.

John Cheever was the author of the John Cheever Collections series which consists of 15 novels. The John Cheever Collections series started in 1943 with the novel The Way Some People Live. The most recently released novel in the John Cheever Collections series was A Vision of the World which was released in 2021. There are no upcoming novels for the John Cheever Collections series.

At seventeen John was expelled from high school for smoking which he later wrote a short story about titled Expelled.

John Cheever: Awards & Accolades

Cheever's book, The Stories of John Cheever won the National Book Awards, Best Fiction - Paperback, in 1981.

John Cheever books have also been nominated for multiple awards, The World of Apples was nominated for the National Book Awards, Best Fiction, in 1974. The Stories of John Cheever was nominated for the National Book Awards, Best Fiction, in 1979. The John Cheever Audio Collection was nominated for the Audie Award, Audiobook of the Year, in 2004 as well as the Audie Award - Best Short Stories or Collections in 2004.

John Cheever: Lists & Other Mentions

  • Falconer was a New York Times: #1 Fiction Best Seller in 1977.

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John Cheever: F.A.Q

When was John Cheever Born?

John Cheever was born on May 27th, 1912.

When did John Cheever die?

John Cheever died on June 18th, 1982 at 70 years old.

Where was John Cheever Born?

John Cheever was born in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States.

What book awards has John Cheever won?

Cheever's book, The Stories of John Cheever won the award National Book Awards, Best Fiction - Paperback, in 1981.

What was the first book John Cheever wrote?

The first novel written by John Cheever was The Way Some People Live, published in 1943.

What was the most recent book John Cheever wrote?

His most recently released work was A Vision of the World on March 3rd, 2021.

How many books has John Cheever written?

John Cheever has written 27 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 2 books in the Wapshot Series, 6 Standalone Novels, 15 books in the Collections, 4 books in the Non-Fiction Books.

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