Famous Novelists from Romania

List of notable or famous novelists from Romania, with bios and photos, including the top novelists born in Romania and even some popular novelists who immigrated to Romania. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Romanian novelists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These novelists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known novelist from Romania is included when available.

Everything from Mircea Cărtărescu to Mircea Eliade is included on this list.

This historic novelists from Romania list can help answer the questions "Who are some Romanian novelists of note?" and "Who are the most famous novelists from Romania?" These prominent novelists of Romania may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Romanian novelists.

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  • Alexandru Macedonski
    Dec. at 66 (1854-1920)
    • Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
    Alexandru Macedonski (Romanian pronunciation: [alekˈsandru mat͡ʃeˈdonski]; also rendered as Al. A. Macedonski, Macedonschi or Macedonsky; March 14, 1854 – November 24, 1920) was a Romanian poet, ...more
  • András Sütő
    Dec. at 79 (1927-2006)
    • Birthplace: Hungary
    András Sütő (17 June 1927 – 30 September 2006) was an ethnic Hungarian writer and politician in Romania, one of the leading writers in the Hungarian language in the 20th century.
    • Birthplace: Southeast Europe, Europe, Transylvania, Sibiu County, Austria-Hungary
    Andrei Codrescu (Romanian pronunciation: [anˈdrej koˈdresku]; born December 20, 1946) is a Romanian-American poet, novelist, essayist, screenwriter, and commentator for National Public Radio. He was ...more
    • Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania
    Andrei Oişteanu (Romanian pronunciation: [anˈdrej o.iʃˈte̯anu]; born September 18, 1948) is a Romanian historian of religions and mentalities, ethnologist, cultural anthropologist, literary critic ...more
  • Anne de Noailles
    Dec. at 65 (1613-1678)
    Anne de Noailles, 1st Duke of Noailles (died 15 February 1678) was the great-grandson of Antoine, 1st comte de Noailles. He played an important part in the Fronde and the early years of the reign of ...more
    • Birthplace: Romania
    Augustin Buzura (Romanian pronunciation: [awɡusˈtin buˈzura]; September 22, 1938 – July 10, 2017) was a Romanian novelist and short story writer, also known as a journalist, essayist and literary ...more