Search Results : Lorin Stein

Below are American critic and editor Lorin Stein’s 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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Anywhere But Here by Mona Simpson

Anywhere But Here by Mona Simpson A national bestseller—adapted into a movie starring Natalie Portman and Susan Sarandon—Anywhere But Here is the heart-rending tale of a mother and daughter. A mov
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A Sport and a Pastime by James Salter

A Sport and a Pastime by James Salter “As nearly perfect as any American fiction I know,” is how Reynolds Price (The New York Times) described this classic that has been a favorite of read
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Edie: American Girl by Jean Stein and George Plimpton

Edie: American Girl by Jean Stein and George Plimpton When Edie was first published, it quickly became an international bestseller and then took its place among the classic books about the 1960s. Edie
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Girl With Curious Hair by David Foster Wallace

Girl With Curious Hair by David Foster Wallace Remarkable, hilarious and unsettling re-imaginations of reality by “a dynamic writer of extraordinary talent ” (Jennifer Levin, New York Time
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Goodbye, Columbus: And Five Short Stories by Philip Roth

Goodbye, Columbus: And Five Short Stories by Philip Roth Roth’s award-winning first book instantly established its author’s reputation as a writer of explosive wit, merciless insight, and
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Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain

Life on the Mississippi by Mark Twain Life on the Mississippi” (1883) is a memoir by Mark Twain of his days as a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River before the American Civil War, and also
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Idylls of the King by Alfred Tennyson

Idylls of the King by Alfred Tennyson Tennyson had a life-long interest in the legend of King Arthur and after the huge success of his poem ‘Morte d’Arthur’ he built on the theme wit
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The Sellout by Paul Beatty

The Sellout by Paul Beatty Winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award and Man Booker in Fiction. Named one of the best books of 2015 by The New York Times Book Review and the Wall Street J
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Swann's Way by Marcel Proust

Swann’s Way (Remembrance of Things Past, Volume One) by Marcel Proust The first volume of Proust’s seven-part novel “In Search of Lost Time,” also known as “A Remembrance
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The Guermantes Way by Marcel Proust

The Guermantes Way by Marcel Proust After the relative intimacy of the first two volumes of In Search of Lost Time, The Guermantes Way opens up a vast, dazzling landscape of fashionable Parisian life
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In Search of Lost Time, Vol. II- Within a Budding Grove by Marcel Proust

In Search of Lost Time, Vol. II: Within a Budding Grove by Marcel Proust First published in 1919, Within a Budding Grove was awarded the Prix Goncourt, bringing the author immediate fame. In this seco
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