Search Results : Jennifer Egan

Below are American writer Jennifer Egan’s favorite books.

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A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan Bennie is an aging former punk rocker and record executive. Sasha is the passionate, troubled young woman he employs. Here Jennifer Egan brilliantly reve
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The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton

The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton “She was so evidently the victim of the civilization which had produced her, that the links of her bracelet seemed like manacles chaining her to her fate.R
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The Transit of Venus by Shirley Hazzard

The Transit of Venus by Shirley Hazzard The Transit of Venus is considered Shirley Hazzard’s most brilliant novel. It tells the story of two orphan sisters, Caroline and Grace Bell, as they leav
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Underworld by Don Delillo

Underworld by Don Delillo A finalist for the National Book Award, Don DeLillo’s most powerful and riveting novel—“a great American novel, a masterpiece, a thrilling page-turner” (San Francisco
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Germinal by Emile Zola

Germinal by Emile Zola The thirteenth novel in Émile Zola’s great Rougon-Macquart sequence, Germinal expresses outrage at the exploitation of the many by the few, but also shows humanity’s capaci
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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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Don Juan by Lord Byron

Don Juan by Lord Byron This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks. For those who have known and loved these works
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The Image: A Guide to Pseudo-Events in America by Daniel J. Boorstin

The Image: A Guide to Pseudo-Events in America by Daniel J. Boorstin First published in 1962, this wonderfully provocative book introduced the notion of “pseudo-events”—events such as press conf
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The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing

The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing Anna is a writer, author of one very successful novel, who now keeps four notebooks. In one, with a black cover, she reviews the African experience of her earlier
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Don Quixote by Cervantes Saavedra

Don Quixote by Cervantes Saavedra Don Quixote has become so entranced reading tales of chivalry that he decides to turn knight errant himself. In the company of his faithful squire, Sancho Panza, the
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Birds of America: Stories by Lorrie Moore

Birds of America: Stories by Lorrie Moore A long-awaited collection of stories–twelve in all–by one of the most exciting writers at work today, the acclaimed author ofWho Will Run the Frog
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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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