Bloomsbury 100 Must-Read American Novels

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Part of the Bloomsbury Good Reading Guides. This particular entry was edited by Nick Rennison and Ed Wood.

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  1. 1.
    A Death in the Family (Penguin Classics)
    by James Agee

  2. 2.
    Little Women (Signet Classics)
    by Louisa May Alcott

  3. 3.
    The New York Trilogy (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
    by Paul Auster

  4. 4.
    Go Tell It on the Mountain
    by James Baldwin

  5. 5.
    The Adventures of Augie March (Penguin Classics)
    by Saul Bellow

  6. 6.
    Little Big Man
    by Thomas Berger

  7. 7.
    Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret.
    by Judy Blume

  8. 8.
    World's End (Contemporary American Fiction)
    by T.C. Boyle

  9. 9.
    Fahrenheit 451: A Novel
    by Ray Bradbury

  10. 10.
    Ham on Rye: A Novel
    by Charles Bukowski

  11. 11.
    Naked Lunch: The Restored Text
    by William S. Burroughs

  12. 12.
    Breakfast at Tiffany's (Penguin Essentials)
    by Truman Capote

  13. 13.
    What We Talk About When We Talk About Love: Stories
    by Raymond Carver

  14. 14.
    My Antonia
    by Willa Cather

  15. 16.
    The Big Sleep (Vintage Crime/Black Lizard)
    by Raymond Chandler

  16. 17.
    The Wapshot Chronicle (Perennial Classics)
    by John Cheever

  17. 18.
    The Awakening
    by Kate Chopin

  18. 19.
    The Last of the Mohicans
    by James Fenimore Cooper

  19. 20.
    The Red Badge of Courage (Dover Thrift Editions)
    by Stephen Crane

  20. 21.
    Underworld
    by Don DeLillo

  21. 22.
    The Man in the High Castle
    by Philip K. Dick

  22. 23.
    Ragtime: A Novel (Modern Library 100 Best Novels)
    by E.L. Doctorow

  23. 24.
    Manhattan Transfer: A Novel
    by John Dos Passos

  24. 25.
    An American Tragedy (Signet Classics)
    by Theodore Dreiser

  25. 26.
    You Shall Know Our Velocity
    by Dave Eggers

  26. 27.
    American Psycho
    by Bret Easton Ellis

  27. 28.
    Invisible Man
    by Ralph Ellison

  28. 29.
    The Black Dahlia
    by James Ellroy

  29. 30.
    Love Medicine: Newly Revised Edition (P.S.)
    by Louise Erdrich

  30. 31.
    The Virgin Suicides: A Novel
    by Jeffrey Eugenides

  31. 32.
    The Sound and the Fury: The Corrected Text
    by William Faulkner

  32. 33.
    The Great Gatsby
    by F. Scott Fitzgerald

  33. 34.
    Everything Is Illuminated: A Novel
    by Jonathan Safran Foer

  34. 35.
    The Sportswriter: Bascombe Trilogy (1)
    by Richard Ford

  35. 36.
    The Corrections: A Novel
    by Jonathan Franzen

  36. 37.
    Neuromancer
    by William Gibson

  37. 38.
    The Glass Key
    by Dashiell Hammett

  38. 39.
    The Scarlet Letter (Bantam Classics)
    by Nathaniel Hawthorne

  39. 40.
    Catch-22: 50th Anniversary Edition
    by Joseph Heller

  40. 41.
    A Farewell to Arms
    by Ernest Hemingway

  41. 42.
    The Talented Mr. Ripley
    by Patricia Highsmith

  42. 43.
    Their Eyes Were Watching God
    by Zora Neale Hurston

  43. 44.
    The World According to Garp (Modern Library)
    by John Irving

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  45. 47.
    The Portrait of a Lady (Penguin Classics)
    by Henry James

  46. 48.
    On the Road (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)
    by Jack Kerouac

  47. 49.
    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Signet)
    by Ken Kesey

  48. 50.
    Carrie
    by Stephen King

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