St. Mark's additional 100 best English language novels of the XX century

100 Works 725,564 Livros 13,322 Críticas 4.0
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How German Is It (1982) por Walter Abish
Things Fall Apart (1958) por Chinua Achebe
A Death in the Family (1957) por James Agee
The Man with the Golden Arm (1949) por Nelson Algren
Bastard Out of Carolina (1992) por Dorothy Allison
Lucky Jim (1954) por Kingsley Amis
Money: A Suicide Note (1984) por Martin Amis
The New York Trilogy (1985) por Paul Auster
Crash (1973) por J. G. Ballard
Regeneration (1991) por Pat Barker
Nightwood (1936) por Djuna Barnes
Flaubert's Parrot (1984) por Julian Barnes
The Floating Opera (1956) por John Barth
Three Novels: Molloy, Malone Dies, The Unnamable (1951) por Samuel Beckett
G. (1972) por John Berger
My Sister's Hand in Mine: The Collected Works of Jane Bowles (1966) por Jane Bowles
Hotel du Lac (1984) por Anita Brookner
Manchild in the Promised Land (1965) por Claude Brown
Post Office (1971) por Charles Bukowski
Naked Lunch (1962) por William S. Burroughs
Possession (1990) por A.S. Byatt
In Cold Blood (1965) por Truman Capote
The Long Goodbye (1953) por Raymond Chandler
Waiting for the Barbarians (1980) por J. M. Coetzee
Stop-Time: A Memoir (1967) por Frank Conroy
The Deptford Trilogy (1970) por Robertson Davies
White Noise (1984) por Don DeLillo
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (1968) por Philip K. Dick
Play It As It Lays (1970) por Joan Didion
Out of Africa (1937) por Isak Dinesen
Geek Love (1989) por Katherine Dunn
A Fan's Notes (1968) por Frederick Exley
Ask the Dust (1939) por John Fante
The Recognitions (1955) por William Gaddis
Neuromancer (1984) por William Gibson
July's People (1981) por Nadine Gordimer
A Map of the World (1994) por Jane Hamilton
The Bone People (1984) por Keri Hulme
Their Eyes Were Watching God (1937) por Zora Neale Hurston
The World According to Garp (1978) por John Irving
The Remains of the Day (1989) por Kazuo Ishiguro
Fiskadoro (1985) por Denis Johnson
Sometimes a Great Notion (1964) por Ken Kesey
The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts (1975) por Maxine Hong Kingston
The Painted Bird (1965) por Jerzy Kosiński
To Kill a Mockingbird (1960) por Harper Lee
The Golden Notebook (1962) por Doris Lessing
Os Sonhos de Einstein (1992) por Alan Lightman
Wittgenstein's Mistress (1988) por David Markson
The Journalist (1994) por Harry Mathews
So Long, See You Tomorrow (1979) por William Maxwell
The Butcher Boy (1992) por Patrick McCabe
All the Pretty Horses (1992) por Cormac McCarthy
The Group (1963) por Mary McCarthy
Bright Lights, Big City (1984) por Jay McInerney
Martin Dressler: The Tale of an American Dreamer (1996) por Steven Millhauser
The Ice Storm (1994) por Rick Moody
Who Will Run the Frog Hospital? (1994) por Lorrie Moore
Beloved (1987) por Toni Morrison
The Third Policeman (1967) por Flann O'Brien
Going After Cacciato (1978) por Tim O'Brien
Wise Blood (1952) por Flannery O'Connor
The Famished Road (1991) por Ben Okri
The English Patient (1992) por Michael Ondaatje
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values (1974) por Robert M. Pirsig
The Bell Jar (1963) por Sylvia Plath
The Golden Spur (1962) por Dawn Powell
Galatea 2.2 (1995) por Richard Powers
Guided Tours of Hell: Novellas (1997) por Francine Prose
The Shipping News (1993) por E. Annie Proulx
Gravity's Rainbow (1973) por Thomas Pynchon
The Fountainhead (1943) por Ayn Rand
Jitterbug Perfume (1984) por Tom Robbins
Call It Sleep (1934) por Henry Roth
Mating (1991) por Norman Rush
A Sport and a Pastime (1967) por James Salter
What Makes Sammy Run? (1941) por Budd Schulberg
The Quantity Theory of Insanity (1991) por Will Self
A Suitable Boy (1993) por Vikram Seth
The Stone Diaries (1993) por Carol Shields
A Thousand Acres (1991) por Jane Smiley
The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas (1933) por Gertrude Stein
Dog Soldiers (1974) por Robert Stone
The Kitchen God's Wife (1991) por Amy Tan
The Secret History (1992) por Donna Tartt
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1971) por Hunter S. Thompson
The Killer Inside Me (1952) por Jim Thompson
O Senhor dos Anéis (1954) por J. R. R. Tolkien
A Confederacy of Dunces (1980) por John Kennedy Toole
Cain's Book (1960) por Alexander Trocchi
Tintin in the New World: A Romance (1993) por Frederic Tuten
Rabbit, Run (1960) por John Updike
You Bright & Risen Angels (1987) por William T. Vollmann
Infinite Jest (1996) por David Foster Wallace
Trainspotting (1993) por Irvine Welsh
Written on the Body (1992) por Jeanette Winterson
Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration (1991) por David Wojnarowicz
Look Homeward, Angel (1929) por Thomas Wolfe
The Bonfire of the Vanities (1987) por Tom Wolfe
This Boy's Life (1989) por Tobias Wolff

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