501 Must-Read Books (Emma Beare, 2006)Modern Fiction

140 Works 1,071,420 Livros 19,617 Críticas ½ 3.9
From the introduction to "501 Must-Read Books": "The recommendations for inclusion in this comprehensive book were made by a bibliophile and writer with a peerless reputation, but the reviews mostrar mais themselves were compiled by lecturers, writers and book lovers, sharing their pleasure or surprise or even indignation with the rest of us." mostrar menos
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Todos, Children's Fiction (50), Classic Fiction (55), Classics (3), Histórico (50), Memoirs (50), Modern Fiction (140), Ficção Científica (49), Thrillers (60), Travel Writing (40), , No Category (4)
Obra
Things Fall Apart (1958) por Chinua Achebe
Le Grand Meaulnes (1959) por Alain-Fournier
Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (1966) por Jorge Amado
Take a Girl Like You (1960) por Kingsley Amis
Winesburg, Ohio (1919) por Sherwood Anderson
Surfacing (1972) por Margaret Atwood
The New York Trilogy (1985) por Paul Auster
Collected Stories (1929) por Isaac Babel
Giovanni's Room (1956) por James Baldwin
The Sweet Hereafter (1991) por Russell Banks
The Regeneration Trilogy (1991) por Pat Barker
Herzog (1964) por Saul Bellow
Fictions (1944) por Jorge Luis Borges
Nadja (1928) por André Breton
The Master and Margarita (1966) por Mikhail Bulgakov
Naked Lunch (1962) por William S. Burroughs
Possession (1990) por A.S. Byatt
If on a Winter's Night a Traveler (1979) por Italo Calvino
The Stranger (1942) por Albert Camus
Auto-da-Fé (1935) por Elias Canetti
Oscar and Lucinda (1988) por Peter Carey
The Kingdom of This World (1949) por Alejo Carpentier
The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories (1979) por Angela Carter
What We Talk about When We Talk about Love (1981) por Raymond Carver
The Horse's Mouth (1957) por Joyce Cary
Soldiers of Salamis (2001) por Javier Cercas
The Stories of John Cheever (1978) por John Cheever
Journey to the End of the Night (1983) por Louis-Ferdinand Céline
Disgrace (1999) por J. M. Coetzee
Chéri (1920) por Colette
A House and Its Head (1935) por Ivy Compton-Burnett
Victory (1915) por Joseph Conrad
Fifth Business (1970) por Robertson Davies
Berlin Alexanderplatz (1929) por Alfred Döblin
Captain Corelli's Mandolin (1993) por Louis De Bernières
Underworld (1997) por Don DeLillo
Seven Gothic Tales (1934) por Isak Dinesen
Once Were Warriors (1990) por Alan Duff
Rebecca (1938) por Daphne Du Maurier
The Lover (1984) por Marguerite Duras
The Alexandria Quartet (1957) por Lawrence Durrell
The Name of the Rose (1980) por Umberto Eco
The Neverending Story (1983) por Michael Ende
The Sound and the Fury (1929) por William Faulkner
Birdsong (1993) por Sebastian Faulks
The Wars (1977) por Timothy Findley
The Blue Flower (1995) por Penelope Fitzgerald
The Good Soldier (1915) por Ford Madox Ford
Wildlife (1990) por Richard Ford
A Passage to India (1924) por E. M. Forster
The Corrections (2001) por Jonathan Franzen
From the Fifteenth District (1979) por Mavis Gallant
Cem anos de solidão (1967) por Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Our Lady of the Flowers (1943) por Jean Genet
Lord of the Flies (1954) por William Golding
Ferdydurke (1937) por Witold Gombrowicz
July's People (1981) por Nadine Gordimer
The Tin Drum (1959) por Günter Grass
Hunger (1890) por Knut Hamsun
Blind Owl (1937) por Ṣādiq Hidāyat
The Old Man and the Sea (1950) por Ernest Hemingway
The Glass Bead Game (1943) por Hermann Hesse
Lost Horizon (1933) por James Hilton
A High Wind in Jamaica (1929) por Richard Hughes
The World According to Garp (1978) por John Irving
The Berlin Stories (1945) por Christopher Isherwood
The Remains of the Day (1989) por Kazuo Ishiguro
Ulysses (1922) por James Joyce
The File on H. (1981) por Ismaîl Kadaré
The Trial (1925) por Franz Kafka
It (1986) por Stephen King
The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1983) por Milan Kundera
The Engineer of Human Souls (1984) por Josef Škvorecký
The Diviners (1974) por Margaret Laurence
Women in Love (1920) por D. H. Lawrence
The Golden Notebook (1962) por Doris Lessing
The Periodic Table (1975) por Primo Levi
Changing Places (1975) por David Lodge
The Posthumous Memoirs of Brás Cubas (1881) por Machado de Assis
The Cairo Trilogy: Palace Walk, Palace of Desire, Sugar Street (1956) por Naguib Mahfouz
The Executioner's Song (1979) por Norman Mailer
God's Grace (1982) por Bernard Malamud
An Imaginary Life (1978) por David Malouf
A Montanha Mágica (1924) por Thomas Mann
Life of Pi (2001) por Yann Martel
Cakes and Ale (1934) por W. Somerset Maugham
The Group (1963) por Mary McCarthy
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (1940) por Carson McCullers
Enduring Love (1997) por Ian McEwan
The Sea of Fertility (1971) por Yukio Mishima
A Fine Balance (1995) por Rohinton Mistry
Cold Heaven (1983) por Brian Moore
Beloved (1987) por Toni Morrison
Embers (1942) por Sándor Márai
The Progress of Love (1986) por Alice Munro
The Sea, the Sea (1978) por Iris Murdoch
Lolita (1955) por Vladimir Nabokov
A House for Mr Biswas (1961) por V. S. Naipaul
The Third Policeman (1967) por Flann O'Brien
A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories (1955) por Flannery O'Connor
The English Patient (1992) por Michael Ondaatje
Where The Jackals Howl and Other Stories (1981) por Amos Oz
The Messiah of Stockholm (1987) por Cynthia Ozick
Gormenghast (1950) por Mervyn Peake
Mr. Weston's Good Wine (1927) por T. F. Powys
The nephew (1960) por James Purdy
Interview with the Vampire (1976) por Anne Rice
Barney's Version (1997) por Mordecai Richler
Hadrian the Seventh (1904) por Frederick Rolfe
The Radetzky March (1932) por Joseph Roth
The Human Stain (2000) por Philip Roth
Pedro Páramo (1955) por Juan Rulfo
The Satanic Verses (1988) por Salman Rushdie
Bonjour Tristesse (1954) por Françoise Sagan
The Short Stories of Saki (1930) por Saki
The Catcher in the Rye (1951) por J. D. Salinger
Staying On (1977) por Paul Scott
Austerlitz (2001) por W. G. Sebald
Last Exit to Brooklyn (1964) por Hubert Selby Jr.
Unless (2002) por Carol Shields
The Magician of Lublin (1960) por Isaac Bashevis Singer
O apogeu de Miss Jean Brodie (1961) por Muriel Spark
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (1985) por Patrick Süskind
The Man Who Loved Children (1940) por Christina Stead
The Grapes of Wrath (1939) por John Steinbeck
Sophie's Choice (1979) por William Styron
Zeno's Conscience (1930) por Italo Svevo
Pereira Maintains (1994) por Antonio Tabucchi
The White Hotel (1981) por D. M. Thomas
The Master (2004) por Colm Tóibín
The Leopard (1958) por Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
Felicia's Journey (1994) por William Trevor
The Palm-Wine Drinkard and his Dead Palm-Wine Tapster in the Deads' Town (1952) por Amos Tutuola
The Accidental Tourist (1985) por Anne Tyler
Couples (1968) por John Updike
The Time of the Hero (1962) por Mario Vargas Llosa
In Praise of Older Women (1966) por Stephen Vizinczey
Brideshead Revisited (1945) por Evelyn Waugh
Voss (1957) por Patrick White
Memoirs of Hadrian (1950) por Marguerite Yourcenar

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