Search Results : Jeffrey Eugenides

Below are American writer Jeffrey Eugenides’ favorite books.

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The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides

The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides First published in 1993, The Virgin Suicides announced the arrival of a major new American novelist. In a quiet suburb of Detroit, the five Lisbon sisters̵
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Metamorphoses by Ovid

Metamorphoses by Ovid Metamorphoses–the best-known poem by one of the wittiest poets of classical antiquity–takes as its theme change and transformation, as illustrated by Greco-Roman myth
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The Boys of my Youth by JoAnne Beard

The Boys of my Youth by JoAnne Beard Rarely does the debut of a new writer garner such attention & acclaim. The excitement began the moment “The Fourth State of Matter,” one of the fou
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The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James

The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James Regarded by many as Henry James’s finest work, and a lucid tragedy exploring the distance between money and happiness, The Portrait of a Lady contains an in
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Portnoy’s Complaint by Philip Roth

Portnoy’s Complaint by Philip Roth Portnoy’s Complaint n. [after Alexander Portnoy (1933- )] A disorder in which strongly-felt ethical and altruistic impulses are perpetually warring with extr
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Herzog by Saul Bellow

Herzog by Saul Bellow In one of his finest achievements, Nobel Prize winner Saul Bellow’s Herzog presents a multifaceted portrait of a modern-day hero, a man struggling with the complexity of ex
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The Iliad by Homer

The Iliad by Homer  The great war epic of Western literature, translated by acclaimed classicist Robert Fagles. Dating to the ninth century B.C., Homer’s timeless poem still vividly conveys the hor
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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Stern

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman by Laurence Stern Endlessly digressive, boundlessly imaginative and unmatched in its absurd and timeless wit Laurence Sterne’s great masterpie
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Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy The must-have Pevear and Volokhonsky translation of one of the greatest Russian novels ever written Described by William Faulkner as the best novel ever written and by Fy
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Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov Awe and exhilaration–along with heartbreak and mordant wit–abound in Lolita, Nabokov’s most famous and controversial novel, which tells the story of the ag
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The Aeneid by Virgil

The Aeneid by Virgil Virgil’s great epic transforms the Homeric tradition into a triumphal statement of the Roman civilizing mission. Translated by Robert Fitzgerald. Fagles’s new version
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Middlemarch by George Eliot

Middlemarch by George Eliot George Eliot’s Victorian masterpiece: a magnificent portrait of a provincial town and its inhabitants George Eliot’s novel, Middlemarch: A Study of Provincial Li
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