Books tagged 'literary-fiction'


Finished

  • Atwood, The Penelopiad (2005)
  • Barnes, Flaubert’s Parrot (1990)
  • Bock, The Ash Garden (2001)
  • Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451 (1953)
  • Camus, The Plague (1947)
  • Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass (1871)
  • Chabon, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay (2000)
  • Coelho, The Alchemist (1988)
  • Conrad, Heart of Darkness (1899)
  • Cusk, Outline (2014)
  • Czuchlewski, The Muse Asylum (2001)
  • Dickens, Great Expectations (1861)
  • Doerr, All the Light We Cannot See (2014)
  • Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment (1866)
  • Ferrante, The Lost Daughter (2006)
  • Ferrante, My Brilliant Friend (2011)
  • Ferrante, The Story of a New Name (2012)
  • Ferrante, Those Who Leave and Those Who Stay (2013)
  • Ferrante, The Story of the Lost Child (2014)
  • Findley, The Butterfly Plague (1969)
  • Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby (1925)
  • Forster, A Room with a View (1908)
  • Golding, Lord of the Flies (1954)
  • Goldstein, The Mind-Body Problem (1983)
  • Grahame, The Wind in the Willows (1908)
  • Hardy, Far from the Madding Crowd (1874)
  • Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea (1952)
  • Hesse, Siddhartha (1922)
  • Hill, The Book of Negroes (2007)
  • Hinton, The Outsiders (1967)
  • Homer, The Iliad (Fagles translation) (~800 BC)
  • Homer, The Odyssey (Fagles translation) (~800 BC)
  • Homer, The Odyssey (Wilson translation) (~800 BC)
  • Irving, A Prayer for Owen Meany (1989)
  • Ishiguro, Never Let Me Go (2005)
  • Ishiguro, The Remains of the Day (1989)
  • Jones, Mister Pip (2006)
  • Kadare, Broken April (1978)
  • Kafka, The Metamorphosis (1915)
  • Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird (1960)
  • Martel, Life of Pi (2001)
  • McCarthy, The Road (2006)
  • McMurtry, Dead Man’s Walk (1995)
  • McMurtry, Comanche Moon (1997)
  • McMurtry, Lonesome Dove (1985)
  • Millhauser, Martin Dressler (1996)
  • Morrison, Beloved (1987)
  • Moshfegh, My Year of Rest and Relaxation (2018)
  • Murakami, Sputnik Sweetheart (1999)
  • Orwell, 1984 (1949)
  • Orwell, Animal Farm (1945)
  • Palahniuk, Fight Club (1996)
  • Palahniuk, Invisible Monsters (1999)
  • Rushdie, The Satanic Verses (1988)
  • Saint-Exupéry, Le Petit Prince (1943)
  • Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye (1951)
  • Shelley, Frankenstein (1818)
  • Starnone, Ties (2017)
  • Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men (1937)
  • Steinbeck, The Grapes of Wrath (1939)
  • Swift, Gulliver’s Travels (1726)
  • Tartt, The Secret History (1992)
  • Voltaire, Candide (1759)
  • Vonnegut, Cat’s Cradle (1963)
  • Vonnegut, God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater (1965)
  • Vonnegut, Slaughterhouse-Five (1969)
  • Wagamese, Indian Horse (2012)
  • Wallace, Infinite Jest (1996)
  • Wallace, Oblivion (2004)
  • Wiesel, Night (1956)
  • Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890)
  • Williams, Stoner (1965)
  • Wolf, Cassandra (1983)
  • Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway (1925)
  • Wyndham, The Chrysalids (1955)

Skimmed, sampled from, or abandoned

  • Cervantes, Don Quixote (1615)
  • Coetzee, Summertime (2009)
  • Gowdy, Falling Angels (1989)
  • Márquez, One Hundred Years of Solitude (1967)
  • Nabokov, Lolita (1955)

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