Originally Posted by John F
Some of the names farther out on Literature Map have me curious: Ayn Rand, Tom Clancy, Dan Brown?
And no Tolkien?
Jacqueline Carey, Clive Barker, Anne Rice, Micheal Chrichton and Alexander Dumas also don't belong.
But then, Literature-Map is just not good for recommendations of similar styles as it's based on what people who read a given author like. Doesn't mean they have to actually be appropriate.