The whole reading public is about to be gifted with something we never thought we’d see: a new Harper Lee novel. And so we got to thinking: What other one-book wonders left us desperately wishing for another book?
The following writers either started their careers late or their lives were tragically cut short. In some cases, the reasons their output was so low remain a mystery to this day. However, each was a unique and brilliant voice and we can only hope that someone will discover another dusty, long-forgotten manuscript.