100 Essential New England Books

Given by Boston Globe

100 Works 871,005 Livros 17,724 Críticas ½ 3.9

The Boston Globe picked the top books about New England or written by local authors.

Year Awarded:
2017
ObraEtiqueta de Ordem
Moby Dick (1851) por Herman Melville
1
Little Women (1868) por Louisa May Alcott
2
Make Way for Ducklings (1941) por Robert McCloskey
3
The Bell Jar (1963) por Sylvia Plath
4
A Prayer for Owen Meany (1989) por John Irving
5
Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World (2003) por Tracy Kidder
6
Housekeeping (1980) por Marilynne Robinson
7
The Autobiography of Malcolm X (1965) por Malcolm X
8
Empire Falls (2001) por Richard Russo
9
The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1971) por George V. Higgins
10
Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families (1985) por J. Anthony Lukas
11
Walden (1854) por Henry David Thoreau
12
All Souls: A Family Story from Southie (1999) por Michael Patrick MacDonald
13
Ethan Frome (1911) por Edith Wharton
14
Charlotte's Web (1952) por E. B. White
15
Infinite Jest (1996) por David Foster Wallace
16
Paul Revere's Ride (1994) por David Hackett Fischer
17
On Beauty (2005) por Zadie Smith
18
The Scarlet Letter (1850) por Nathaniel Hawthorne
19
Carrie (1974) por Stephen King
20
John Adams (2001) por David McCullough
21
Blues (1987) por John Hersey
22
Breath, Eyes, Memory (1994) por Edwidge Danticat
23
Affliction (1989) por Russell Banks
24
The Rascal King: The Life and Times of James Michael Curley, 1874-1958 (1992) por Jack Beatty
25
Olive Kitteridge (2008) por Elizabeth Strout
26
Boston Boy: Growing up with Jazz and Other Rebellious Passions (1986) por Nat Hentoff
27
She's Come Undone (1992) por Wally Lamb
28
Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World (1997) por Mark Kurlansky
29
The Prince of Providence: The True Story of Buddy Cianci, America's Most Notorious Mayor, Some Wiseguys, and the Feds (2003) por Mike Stanton
30
Three Junes (2002) por Julia Glass
31
Self-Reliance and Other Essays (1993) por Ralph Waldo Emerson
32
The Secret Life of Lobsters: How Fishermen and Scientists Are Unraveling the Mysteries of Our Favorite Crustacean (2004) por Trevor Corson
33
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (2007) por Junot Díaz
34
Summer of '49 (2006) por David Halberstam
35
Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War (2006) por Nathaniel Philbrick
36
The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men against the Sea (1997) por Sebastian Junger
37
Mystic River (2001) por Dennis Lehane
38
Peyton Place (1956) por Grace Metalious
39
Unaccustomed Earth (2008) por Jhumpa Lahiri
40
The Education of Henry Adams (1907) por Henry Adams
41
Promised Land (1976) por Robert B. Parker
42
The Crucible: A Play in Four Acts (1953) por Arthur Miller
43
Little Children (2004) por Tom Perrotta
44
Boston Adventure (1944) por Jean Stafford
45
On the Road (1957) por Jack Kerouac
46
One boy's Boston, 1887-1901 (1962) por Samuel Eliot Morison
47
House of Sand and Fog (1999) por Andre Dubus III
48
Sophie's Choice (1979) por William Styron
49
Waiting (1999) por Ha Jin
50
The Last Hurrah (1956) por Edwin O'Connor
51
Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, a Young Man, and Life's Greatest Lesson (1997) por Mitch Albom
52
A Separate Peace (1959) por John Knowles
53
Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel (1939) por Virginia Lee Burton
54
Our Town (1938) por Thornton Wilder
55
Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution (1984) por Steven Levy
56
Nineteen Minutes (2007) por Jodi Picoult
57
Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures (1875) por Mary Baker Eddy
58
Practical Magic (1995) por Alice Hoffman
59
Couples (1968) por John Updike
60
The Catcher in the Rye (1951) por J. D. Salinger
61
The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories (1928) por H. P. Lovecraft
62
Profiles in Courage (1956) por John F. Kennedy
63
A Civil Action (1995) por Jonathan Harr
64
The Varieties of Religious Experience (1902) por William James
65
Death at an Early Age (1967) por Jonathan Kozol
66
Love Story (1970) por Erich Segal
67
Memoirs of a Geisha (1997) por Arthur Golden
68
The Good Mother (1986) por Sue Miller
69
The Bostonians (1886) por Henry James
70
Welcome to the Monkey House (1968) por Kurt Vonnegut
71
Revere Beach Boulevard (1998) por Roland Merullo
72
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail (1998) por Bill Bryson
73
The Enormous Room (1922) por E. E. Cummings
74
Strong Motion (1992) por Jonathan Franzen
75
The Da Vinci Code (2003) por Dan Brown
76
One L (1977) por Scott Turow
77
The Emperor's Children (2006) por Claire Messud
78
Two Years Before the Mast (1840) por Richard Henry Jr. Dana
79
Blanche Cleans Up (1998) por Barbara Neely
80
The Secret History (1992) por Donna Tartt
81
Girl, Interrupted (1993) por Susanna Kaysen
82
Os Sonhos de Einstein (1992) por Alan Lightman
83
Blue Hill Avenue; a novel (1972) por Mark Mirsky
84
The City Below (1994) por James Carroll
85
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln (2005) por Doris Kearns Goodwin
86
The Handmaid's Tale (1985) por Margaret Atwood
87
Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions (2002) por Ben Mezrich
88
The Rise of Silas Lapham (1885) por William Dean Howells
89
Not Without Peril: 150 Years of Misadventure on the Presidential Range of New Hampshire (2000) por Nicholas Howe
90
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (1889) por Mark Twain
91
Massachusetts (1991) por Nancy Zaroulis
92
The Old Patagonian Express: By Train Through the Americas (1979) por Paul Theroux
93
The Weight of Water (1997) por Anita Shreve
94
Revolutionary Road (1961) por Richard Yates
95
The Late George Apley (1937) por John P. Marquand
96
Looking Backward, 2000-1887 (1888) por Edward Bellamy
97
Requiem, Mass.: A Novel (2008) por John Dufresne
98
The Wapshot Chronicle (1957) por John Cheever
99
The Very Hungry Caterpillar (1969) por Eric Carle
100

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