Search Results : David Foster Wallace

Below are American writer and professor David Foster Wallace’s favorite books. This list includes David Foster Wallace books that have been favorited on noovella.com.

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Brief Interviews with Hideous Men by David Foster Wallace

Brief Interviews with Hideous Men by David Foster Wallace David Foster Wallace made an art of taking readers into places no other writer even gets near. The series of stories from which this exuberant
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Desperate Characters by Paula Fox

Desperate Characters by Paula Fox “A towering landmark of postwar Realism. . . . A sustained work of prose so lucid and fine it seems less written than carved.” ― David Foster Wallace Ot
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Steps by Jerzy Kosinski

Steps by Jerzy Kosinski From the esteemed author of the classics The Painted Bird and Being There comes this award-winning novel about one man’s sexual and sensual experiences, the fabric from w
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Lost in the Funhouse by John Barth

Lost in the Funhouse by John Barth John Barth’s lively, highly original collection of short pieces is a major landmark of experimental fiction. Though many of the stories gathered here were publ
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Omensetter’s Luck by William Gass

Omensetter’s Luck by William Gass “The most important work of fiction by an American in this literary generation.” –The New Republic Now celebrating the 50th anniversary of its pu
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Ratner’s Star by Don DeLillo

Ratner’s Star by Don DeLillo “A whimsical, surrealistic excursion into the modern scientific mind.” —The New Yorker One of DeLillo’s first novels, Ratner’s Star follo
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Crying of Lot 49 Thomas Pynchon

The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon The highly original satire about Oedipa Maas, a woman who finds herself enmeshed in a worldwide conspiracy, meets some extremely interesting characters, and atta
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce James Joyce’s coming-of-age story, a tour de force of style and technique The first, shortest, and most approachable of James Joyce’s nov
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String Theory by David Foster Wallace

String Theory by David Foster Wallace An instant classic of American sportswriting—the tennis essays of David Foster Wallace, “the best mind of his generation” (A. O. Scott) and “the best tenn
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less than zero bret easton ellis

Less than Zero by Bret Easton Ellis Set in Los Angeles in the early 1980’s, this coolly mesmerizing novel is a raw, powerful portrait of a lost generation who have experienced sex, drugs, and di
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Suttree by Cormac McCarthy

Suttree by Cormac McCarthy Suttree is the story of Cornelius Suttree, who has forsaken a life of privilege with his prominent family to live in a dilapidated houseboat on the Tennessee River near Knox
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Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace

Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace is a gargantuan, mind-altering comedy about the pursuit of happiness in America. Set in an addicts’ halfway house and
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