Popular Books

Popular books of the time include the following:
Love Story Erich Segal
The Final Days Bob Woodward & Carl Bernstein
Carrie Stephen King
Fools Die Mario Puzo

Pulitzer Prizes

• 1970: Collected Stories John Stafford
• 1972: Angle of Repose Wallace Stegner
• 1973: The Optimist's Daughter Eudora Welty
• 1975: The Killer Angels Michael Shaara
• 1976: Humboldt's Gift Saul Bellow
• 1978: Elbow Room James Alan McPherson
• 1979: The Stories of John Cheever John Cheever

Books adapted as movies

During the 1970s, the following books were adapted as movies: • Love Story by Erich Segal
Carrie Stephen King
A Christmas Carol Charles Dickens, specifically the 1970, 1971, 1978, and 1979 adaptations
The Duel Joseph Conrad
Empire of the Ants H.G. Wells
Heart of Darkness Joseph Conrad
The Corsican Brothers Alexander Dumas
The Fall of the House of Usher Edgar Allan Poe
The Luck of Roaring Camp Bret Harte
The Man Who Would Be King Rudyard Kipling
The Most Dangerous Game Richard Connell
Not After Midnight Daphne Du Maurier
The Nutcracker and the Mouse King E.T.A. Hoffmann
The Outcasts of Poker Flat Bret Harte
Pete's Dragon Seton I. Miller
The Racer Ib Melchior
Random Quest John Lyndham
Roller Ball Murder William Harrison
Ruidoso John McPhee
The Shadow Over Innsmouth H.P. Lovecraft
There Shall Be No Darkness James Blish
The Turn of the Screw Henry James
The Vessel of Wrath W. Somerset Maugham
The Virgin and the Gypsy D.H. Lawrence
White Nights Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Zorro Johnston McCulley
Shatranj ke Khiladi Munshi Premchand

Visual Art