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    This book is written by Hemingway.

    Are both sentences equally correct?

    This book is written by Hemingway.
    This book was written by Hemingway.

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    Re: This book is written by Hemingway.

    The second is more natural for most cases but the first could be used in certain circumstances.
    I am not a teacher.

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