Written in Stone - The Literary Cemetery

Keep up to date with deaths in the literary world.
Whether someone is a playwright, poet, Pulitzer Prize winner or Pulp fiction writer their passing will be recorded here.

For more information on writers deaths please see the Literary Cemetery website where you can also find out where departed authors are buried, plus view photos of their graves.

Struggling with trying to decide what to read next? Why not pay tribute to an author who has recently died by reading one of their works.

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Deaths in August - 202215 unread / 15varielle, Today 7:43am
Deaths in July - 202256 unread / 56varielle, Yesterday 1:24pm
Deaths in June - 202241 unread / 41varielle, Sunday 7:47am
Deaths in June - 201834 unread / 34PossMan, July 29
Deaths in April - 202244 unread / 44varielle, July 29
Deaths in March - 202240 unread / 40varielle, June 30
Deaths in May - 202244 unread / 44varielle, June 25
Deaths in June - 202139 unread / 39varielle, May 29
Deaths in February - 202250 unread / 50aspirit, May 4
Deaths in January- 202252 unread / 52varielle, April 25
Deaths in December - 202157 unread / 57varielle, March 14
Deaths in November - 202147 unread / 47varielle, February 8
Deaths in October - 202148 unread / 48varielle, January 7
Deaths in July - 202151 unread / 51varielle, December 2021
Deaths in September - 202142 unread / 42varielle, December 2021
Deaths in August - 202146 unread / 46varielle, November 2021
Deaths in March - 202147 unread / 47varielle, September 2021
Deaths in May - 202139 unread / 39varielle, August 2021
Deaths in February - 201944 unread / 44Crypto-Willobie, August 2021
Deaths in December - 202059 unread / 59varielle, August 2021
Deaths in April - 202159 unread / 59varielle, June 2021
Written in Stone Message Board74 unread / 74Crypto-Willobie, June 2021
Deaths in October - 202047 unread / 47varielle, May 2021
Deaths in February - 202152 unread / 52varielle, May 2021
Deaths in January - 202164 unread / 64varielle, April 2021
Deaths in August - 202044 unread / 44varielle, March 2021
Deaths in June - 201929 unread / 29varielle, February 2021
Deaths in November- 202041 unread / 41varielle, February 2021
Deaths in February - 20223 unread / 3varielle, February 2021
Deaths in November - 201840 unread / 40varielle, January 2021
Deaths in September - 202047 unread / 47varielle, December 2020
Deaths in July - 202056 unread / 56PossMan, October 2020
Deaths in March - 202051 unread / 51varielle, October 2020
Written in Stone - June 202065 unread / 65varielle, October 2020
Deaths in May -202044 unread / 44varielle, September 2020
Deaths in April - 202055 unread / 55varielle, July 2020
Deaths in December - 201945 unread / 45Crypto-Willobie, May 2020
Deaths in February - 202042 unread / 42PossMan, March 2020
Deaths in January - 202037 unread / 37varielle, March 2020
Deaths in September - 201935 unread / 35varielle, January 2020
Deaths in November - 201937 unread / 37varielle, December 2019
Deaths in October - 201934 unread / 34varielle, December 2019
Deaths in August - 201928 unread / 28varielle, October 2019
Deaths in August - 201845 unread / 45varielle, October 2019
Deaths in April - 201934 unread / 34Crypto-Willobie, September 2019
Deaths in May - 201939 unread / 39varielle, September 2019
Deaths in July - 201938 unread / 38varielle, August 2019
Deaths in March - 201932 unread / 32PossMan, April 2019
Deaths in January - 201928 unread / 28PossMan, April 2019
Deaths in December - 201831 unread / 31varielle, February 2019
Deaths in December - 201735 unread / 35varielle, December 2018
Deaths in October - 201835 unread / 35varielle, December 2018
Deaths in September - 201833 unread / 33Crypto-Willobie, November 2018
Deaths in July - 201825 unread / 25PossMan, September 2018
Deaths in March - 201847 unread / 47Lyndatrue, September 2018
Deaths in January - 201635 unread / 35Crypto-Willobie, September 2018
Deaths in - May 201834 unread / 34Crypto-Willobie, August 2018
Deaths in April - 201837 unread / 37varielle, May 2018
Deaths in September - 201731 unread / 31varielle, March 2018
Deaths in February - 201830 unread / 30Crypto-Willobie, March 2018
Deaths in January - 201850 unread / 50varielle, March 2018
Deaths in November - 201732 unread / 32varielle, December 2017
Deaths in October - 201728 unread / 28PossMan, December 2017
Deaths in August - 201740 unread / 40PossMan, October 2017
Deaths in July - 201741 unread / 41varielle, October 2017
Deaths in March - 201737 unread / 37varielle, September 2017
Deaths in January - 201743 unread / 43Crypto-Willobie, July 2017
Deaths in May - 201744 unread / 44varielle, July 2017
Deaths in June - 201735 unread / 35varielle, July 2017
Deaths in April - 201735 unread / 35varielle, May 2017
Deaths in July - 201623 unread / 23varielle, March 2017
Deaths in February - 201732 unread / 32varielle, March 2017
Deaths in December - 201638 unread / 38varielle, February 2017
Deaths in October - 201638 unread / 38varielle, January 2017
Deaths in November - 201635 unread / 35varielle, December 2016
Deaths in September - 201633 unread / 33varielle, November 2016
Deaths in August - 201625 unread / 25varielle, September 2016
Deaths in June - 201633 unread / 33varielle, July 2016
Deaths in May - 201621 unread / 21elkiedee, June 2016
Deaths in April - 201619 unread / 19varielle, June 2016
Deaths in March - 201637 unread / 37patchygirl, June 2016
Deaths in December - 201533 unread / 33varielle, May 2016
Deaths in February - 201628 unread / 28elkiedee, April 2016
Deaths in November - 201523 unread / 23varielle, January 2016
Deaths in August - 201529 unread / 29varielle, December 2015
Deaths in October - 201520 unread / 20varielle, November 2015
Deaths in July - 201517 unread / 17varielle, October 2015
Deaths in September - 201516 unread / 16varielle, October 2015
Deaths in June - 201539 unread / 39varielle, September 2015
Deaths in May - 201522 unread / 22varielle, August 2015
Deaths in April - 201529 unread / 29varielle, June 2015
Deaths in March - 201527 unread / 27varielle, April 2015
Deaths in January - 201537 unread / 37varielle, April 2015
Deaths in February - 201538 unread / 38varielle, March 2015
Deaths in October - 201428 unread / 28varielle, March 2015
Deaths in June - 201433 unread / 33varielle, February 2015
Deaths in December - 201420 unread / 20varielle, February 2015
Deaths in November - 201428 unread / 28varielle, January 2015
Deaths in September - 201420 unread / 20varielle, November 2014
Deaths in August - 201424 unread / 24varielle, October 2014
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