Search Results : Marlon James

Below are Jamaican writer and professor Marlon James’ favorite books. This list includes books by Marlon James that have been favorited on noovella.com.

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The Pagoda by Patricia Powell

The Pagoda by Patricia Powell Mr. Lowe lives the simple and happy life of a shopkeeper. A Chinese immigrant to Jamaica in the 1890s, Lowe revels in the lush beauty of his adoptive land. But the past c
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The Lunatic by Anthony Winkler

The Lunatic by Anthony Winkler In this outrageously out-of-order, hilarious novel, the reader discovers that lunacy is by no means restricted to the village madman, and that goodness and forgiveness m
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Myal by Erna Brodber

Myal by Erna Brodber Jamaican-born novelist and sociologist Erna Brodber describes Myal as “an exploration of the links between the way of life forged by the people of two points of the black di
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Shame by Salman Rushdie

Shame by Salman Rushdie The novel that set the stage for his modern classic, The Satanic Verses, Shame is Salman Rushdie’s phantasmagoric epic of an unnamed country that is “not quite Pakistan.”
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John Crow's Devil by Marlon James

John Crow’s Devil by Marlon James The incredible debut novel from 2015 Man Booker Prize winner Marlon James “A powerful first novel . . . Writing with assurance and control, James uses his
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The Book of Night Women by Marlon James

The Book of Night Women by Marlon James From the WINNER of the 2015 Man Booker Prize for A Brief History of Seven Killings A true triumph of voice and storytelling, The Book of Night Women rings with
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Summer Lightning and Other Stories by Olive Senior

Summer Lightning and Other Stories by Olive Senior Written in vivid, colorful detail, these rich, compelling stories recreate with sensitivity and wit a whole range of emotions, from childhood hope to
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Epic Traditions of Africa by Stephen Belcher

Epic Traditions of Africa by Stephen Belcher “Belcher’s volume contains a much needed and extremely well-integrated overview and discussion of a vast inter-related West African culture complex
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Palomar- The Heartbreak Soup Stories by Gilbert Hernandez

Palomar: The Heartbreak Soup Stories by Gilbert Hernandez In 1983, Hernandez started writing and drawing short stories in Love and Rockets about a little central American town called Palomar and the i
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The Autumn of the Patriarch by Gabriel García Márquez

The Autumn of the Patriarch by Gabriel García Márquez One of Gabriel García Márquez’s most intricate and ambitious works, The Autumn of the Patriarch is a brilliant tale of a Caribbean tyra
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Dogeaters by Jessica Hagedorn

Dogeaters by Jessica Hagedorn “As sharp and fast as a street boy’s razor” (The New York Times Book Review), Dogeaters is an intense fictional portrayal of Manila in the heyday of Mar
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Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison Milkman Dead was born shortly after a neighborhood eccentric hurled himself off a rooftop in a vain attempt at flight. For the rest of his life he, too, will be trying
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