CP Snow
C.P. Snow (1905-1980) was an English author of literary fiction. Besides being a novelist, Snow was a physicist. He served in several positions with the British Civil Service as well as in the government. Snow was made a life peer by Queen Elizabeth II in 1957, giving him the title of Baron Snow. His series, Strangers and Brothers, follows narrator Lewis Eliot. The series took over 30 years to write. He married fellow novelist Pamela Hansford Johnson, who he had one son with.

C.P. Snow made his debut as a published author in 1932 with the novel Death Under Sail. Below is a list of C.P. Snow’s books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Strangers and Brothers Books


George Passant(1940) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Light and the Dark(1947) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Time of Hope(1949) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Masters(1951) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The New Men(1954) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Homecomings(1956) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Conscience of the Rich(1958) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Affair(1960) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Corridors of Power(1964) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sleep of Reason(1968) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Last Things(1970) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Strangers and Brothers Books


Time of Hope(1949) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
George Passant(1940) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Conscience of the Rich(1958) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Light and the Dark(1947) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Masters(1951) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The New Men(1954) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Homecomings(1956) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Affair(1960) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Corridors of Power(1964) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Sleep of Reason(1968) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Last Things(1970) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Death Under Sail(1932) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Search(1934) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Malcontents(1972) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
In Their Wisdom(1974) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Coat of Varnish(1979) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies


Stories from Modern Russia(1962) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


The Two Cultures and the Scientific Revolution(1959) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Science and Government(1961) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Two Cultures, and a Second Look(1963) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Variety of Men(1967) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The State of Siege(1969) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Public Affairs(1971) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Trollope(1975) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Realists(1978) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Physicists(1981) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Note: George Passant was originally titled Strangers and Brothers.

If You Like C.P. Snow Books, You’ll Love…

C.P. Snow Synopses: Death Under Sail is a standalone title by C.P. Snow. Roger Mills, a Harley Street specialist, is taking a sailing holiday on the Norfolk Broads. When his six guests find him at the tiller of his yacht with a smile on his face and a gunshot through his heart, all six fall under suspicion.

The Search is a standalone novel by C.P. Snow. This story told in the first person starts with a child’s interest in the night sky. A telescope starts a lifetime’s interest in science. The narrator goes up to King’s College, London to study. As a fellow at Cambridge he embarks on love affairs and searches for love at the same time as career success. Finally, contentment in love exhausts his passion for research.

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