EW's "The New Classics: Books"

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100 best reads from 1983-2008

(according to EW, obviously)

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  1. 1.
    The Road
    by Cormac McCarthy

  2. 2.
    Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire
    by J.K. Rowling

  3. 3.
    Beloved
    by Toni Morrison

  4. 4.
    The Liars' Club: A Memoir
    by Mary Karr

  5. 5.
    American Pastoral
    by Philip Roth

  6. 6.
    Mystic River
    by Dennis Lehane

  7. 7.
    The Complete Maus: A Survivor's Tale
    by Art Spiegelman

  8. 8.
    Selected Stories, 1968-1994
    by Alice Munro

  9. 9.
    Cold Mountain
    by Charles Frazier

  10. 10.
    The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle: A Novel
    by Haruki Murakami

  11. 11.

  12. 12.
    Blindness
    by Jose Saramago

  13. 13.
    Watchmen
    by Alan Moore

  14. 14.
    Black Water
    by Joyce Carol Oates

  15. 15.
    A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
    by Dave Eggers

  16. 16.
    The Handmaid's Tale: A Novel
    by Margaret Atwood

  17. 17.
    Love in the Time of Cholera
    by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

  18. 18.
    ?
    Rabbit At Rest
    by John Updike

  19. 19.
    On Beauty
    by Zadie Smith

  20. 20.
    Bridget Jones's Diary
    by Helen Fielding

  21. 21.
    On Writing
    by Stephen King

  22. 22.
    The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
    by Junot Diaz

  23. 23.
    The Ghost Road (William Abrahams)
    by Pat Barker

  24. 24.
    Lonesome Dove: A Novel (Simon & Schuster Classics)
    by Larry McMurtry

  25. 25.
    The Joy Luck Club
    by Amy Tan

  26. 26.
    Neuromancer
    by William Gibson

  27. 27.
    Possession
    by A.S. Byatt

  28. 28.
    Naked
    by David Sedaris

  29. 29.
    Bel Canto
    by Ann Patchett

  30. 30.
    Case Histories
    by Kate Atkinson

  31. 31.
    ?
    The Things They Carried
    by Tim O'Brien

  32. 32.
    Parting the Waters : America in the King Years 1954-63
    by Taylor Branch

  33. 33.
    The Year of Magical Thinking
    by Joan Didion

  34. 34.
    The Lovely Bones
    by Alice Sebold

  35. 35.
    The Line of Beauty: A Novel
    by Alan Hollinghurst

  36. 36.
    Angela's Ashes
    by Frank McCourt

  37. 37.
    Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood
    by Marjane Satrapi

  38. 38.
    Birds of America: Stories
    by Lorrie Moore

  39. 39.
    Interpreter of Maladies
    by Jhumpa Lahiri

  40. 41.
    The House on Mango Street
    by Sandra Cisneros

  41. 42.
    LaBrava

  42. 43.
    Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir
    by Paul Monette

  43. 44.
    Praying for Sheetrock: A Work of Nonfiction
    by Melissa Fay Greene

  44. 45.
    Eva Luna (Spanish Language Edition)
    by Isabel Allende

  45. 46.
    The Sandman (series)
    by Neil Gaiman

  46. 47.
    World's Fair: A Novel
    by E.L. Doctorow

  47. 48.
    The Poisonwood Bible (Oprah's Book Club)
    by Barbara Kingsolver

  48. 49.
    Clockers
    by Richard Price

  49. 50.
    The Corrections
    by Jonathan Franzen

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Created by K McQuage on Jun 23, 2008.
 

Comments

Untitled — 5 years ago

Good to find two of my very favourite novels here- The Wind up Bird Chronicle + Love in the Time of Cholera. Classics indeed.




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