Best Campus Novels

Descrição
Recommend good novels with a college/university setting.
1
5,417 membros
146 críticas
½ 4.3
8 Members
smcwl, thorold, aulsmith, cbl_tn, merrystar, sturlington, ahef1963, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
thorold: Classic mystery set in a women's college in Oxford in the 30s
2
20,126 membros
550 críticas
4.1
3
2,109 membros
33 críticas
3.9
5 Members
smcwl, thorold, sturlington, Dilara86, ahef1963
Explicações
thorold: Virtuoso send-up of the international conference circuit, with a strong hint of medievalism
4
12,497 membros
266 críticas
4
6 Members
rarm, smcwl, thorold, sturlington, ahef1963, ManWithAnAgenda,merrystar
Explicações
thorold: Only a short section is set in Oxford, but it's the bit we all remember
5
4,292 membros
103 críticas
4
6
12,891 membros
289 críticas
4
5 Members
smcwl, thorold, merrystar, JuliaMaria, ahef1963,sturlington
Explicações
thorold: A book with characters who are academics, rather than a campus novel, perhaps
7
1,808 membros
21 críticas
3.8
4 Members
smcwl, thorold, Dilara86, ahef1963
Explicações
thorold: Academia meets manufacturing industry
8
1,306 membros
17 críticas
½ 3.5
9
1,402 membros
56 críticas
3.8
10
1,927 membros
35 críticas
½ 3.7
4 Members
smcwl, thorold, sturlington, Dilara86
Explicações
thorold: Birmingham (UK) and Berkeley during the student troubles of the sixties
11
5,778 membros
152 críticas
½ 3.7
4 Members
smcwl, thorold, sturlington, ahef1963
Explicações
thorold: The classic redbrick campus novel of the fifties
12
6,208 membros
186 críticas
3.9
13
5,188 membros
168 críticas
½ 3.7
4 Members
Cecrow, cbl_tn, sturlington, ahef1963,thorold
Explicações
thorold : A brilliant novel, but surely school not campus.
14
1,676 membros
37 críticas
½ 3.4
3 Members
rarm, smcwl, thorold
15
4,133 membros
83 críticas
½ 3.6
16
1,944 membros
74 críticas
4
17
9,317 membros
224 críticas
½ 3.6
18
922 membros
21 críticas
½ 3.5
3 Members
smcwl, thorold, Dilara86
Explicações
thorold: PhD student tries to finish his thesis without enlarging his family
19
548 membros
11 críticas
4
2 Members
smcwl, jeffza
20
3,480 membros
99 críticas
4
21
431 membros
8 críticas
½ 3.5
22
555 membros
7 críticas
½ 3.3
23
1,022 membros
29 críticas
½ 3.6
2 Members
rarm, aulsmith
24
3,562 membros
36 críticas
½ 3.6
25
10,797 membros
273 críticas
3.8
26
4,208 membros
80 críticas
3.9
2 Members
smcwl, susanbooks
27
785 membros
23 críticas
½ 3.7
28
22,674 membros
938 críticas
3.8
29
1,613 membros
29 críticas
4
30
699 membros
14 críticas
½ 3.3
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
31
999 membros
31 críticas
½ 3.3
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
32
413 membros
9 críticas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
33
494 membros
8 críticas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
34
1,755 membros
31 críticas
½ 3.7
2 Members
thorold, JuliaMaria
Explicações
thorold: Am dram in a provincial "new university" in Coronation year
35
830 membros
9 críticas
½ 3.7
2 Members
smcwl, thorold
Explicações
thorold: Brilliant send-up of the right-on revolutionaries of the early seventies (later turned into an excellent TV adaptation with Anthony Sher)
36
74 membros
5 críticas
½ 3.6
2 Members
thorold, JuliaMaria
Explicações
thorold: Philosophical trouble at the University of Münster, Germany, in the eighties
37
2,533 membros
60 críticas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
38
1,683 membros
74 críticas
½ 3.7
39
415 membros
3 críticas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, thorold
Explicações
thorold: Bradbury's first go at the campus novel: a bit too Lucky Jim, but very funny in parts
40
1,253 membros
21 críticas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, thorold
Explicações
thorold: Cambridge college damaged in freak condom explosion
41
459 membros
7 críticas
½ 3.7
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
42
925 membros
37 críticas
½ 3.3
Member
WSB7
Explicações
WSB7: Wonderful postmodern tale that takes place on and around the Princeton(NJ) campus and involves some actual university people.
43
10 membros
7 críticas
½ 3.3
44
396 membros
5 críticas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, JuliaMaria
45
370 membros
4 críticas
½ 3.4
2 Members
smcwl, JuliaMaria
46
208 membros
2 críticas
3.9
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
47
1,386 membros
20 críticas
½ 3.6
2 Members
smcwl, JuliaMaria
48
155 membros
1 crítica
½ 3.4
2 Members
smcwl, thorold
Explicações
thorold: Bradbury does his stint in America
49
358 membros
4 críticas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, JuliaMaria
50
330 membros
7 críticas
3.2
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
51
12,681 membros
190 críticas
½ 3.6
Member
Cecrow
52
2,972 membros
108 críticas
½ 3.6
Member
hipdeep
53
21,082 membros
215 críticas
½ 3.7
Member
Cecrow
54
5,177 membros
155 críticas
½ 3.5
55
6,539 membros
95 críticas
3.8
Member
Cecrow
56
4,065 membros
64 críticas
½ 3.6
Member
hipdeep
57
159 membros
8 críticas
½ 3.7
58
886 membros
18 críticas
½ 3.5
59
1,396 membros
33 críticas
3.8
Member
merrystar
60
7,871 membros
139 críticas
4.2
61
51 membros
11 críticas
½ 3.7
Member
cbl_tn
Explicações
cbl_tn: The first book in a humorous cozy mystery series whose protagonist is a professor at a Hawaiian university.
62
869 membros
25 críticas
½ 3.6
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Oxford in the eighties, as seen by a visiting lecturer from Spain
63
543 membros
60 críticas
½ 3.5
Member
cbl_tn
Explicações
cbl_tn: A historical mystery set in the early years at MIT.
64
1,203 membros
51 críticas
½ 3.6
Member
cbl_tn
Explicações
cbl_tn: First in a series of crime novels featuring the University of Tennessee's Anthropological Research Facility (popularly known as the Body Farm).
65
235 membros
16 críticas
½ 3.7
66
46 membros
1 crítica
3
67
3,595 membros
60 críticas
3.9
68
53 membros
2 críticas
3.8
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: King's College, Cambridge, thinly disguised, in the sixties
69
6,561 membros
304 críticas
½ 3.6
70
552 membros
17 críticas
½ 3.6
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Anorexic student in London hall of residence
71
15 membros
1 crítica
½ 3.3
72
61 membros
3.2
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Campus life in Aberystwyth in the sixties
73
6,641 membros
349 críticas
½ 4.3
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Hmm. I think this just slips in as a campus novel, bu you could argue that it's another one that's more of a novel about an academic.
74
448 membros
11 críticas
½ 3.5
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Young woman student in Ireland answers an ad for a flatshare
75
1,297 membros
18 críticas
3.8
76
518 membros
16 críticas
3.9
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Tokyo University in 1907
77
536 membros
16 críticas
3.8
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Technically this novel never leaves the narrator’s bedroom, but it is really a novel about academics, and it riffs on the plot of David Lodge’s Small World
78
347 membros
14 críticas
½ 3.4
79
766 membros
38 críticas
½ 3.6
Member
thorold
80
431 membros
6 críticas
½ 3.7
Member
smcwl
81
522 membros
22 críticas
½ 3.6
82
5,286 membros
288 críticas
½ 3.5
Member
smcwl
83
941 membros
31 críticas
½ 3.7
84
1,030 membros
19 críticas
½ 4.4
Member
smcwl
85
131 membros
1 crítica
3.2
Member
smcwl
86
53 membros
7 críticas
3.9
Member
smcwl
87
8,067 membros
172 críticas
3.1
Member
smcwl
88
1,105 membros
54 críticas
½ 3.7
Member
smcwl
89
1,448 membros
34 críticas
½ 3.7
Member
smcwl
90
701 membros
7 críticas
3.8
Member
smcwl
91
322 membros
1 crítica
3.8
Member
smcwl
92
329 membros
4 críticas
½ 3.5
Member
smcwl
93
432 membros
4 críticas
½ 3.5
Member
smcwl
94
185 membros
2 críticas
½ 3.4
Member
smcwl
95
61 membros
4 críticas
3.1
Member
smcwl
96
4,124 membros
71 críticas
3.9
Member
aulsmith,thorold
Explicações
thorold : there's a Cambridge section, but it isn't really a campus novel
97
646 membros
6 críticas
½ 3.3
Explicações
thorold : very poor sequel to Porterhouse Blue
98
157 membros
8 críticas
½ 3.6
99
57,909 membros
2,263 críticas
½ 3.7