Search Results : Peter Carey

A list of Australian novelist Peter Carey’s favorite books.

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Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte Charlotte Brontë’s moving masterpiece – the novel that has been “teaching true strength of character for generations” (The Guardian) A novel of i
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The Radetzky March by Joseph Roth

The Radetzky March by Joseph Roth The Radetzky March charts the history of the Trotta family through three generations spanning the rise and fall of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Through the Battle of
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Specimen Days by Michael Cunningham

Specimen Days by Michael Cunningham In each section of Michael Cunningham’s bold new novel, his first since The Hours, we encounter the same group of characters: a young boy, a man, and a woman.
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An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro

An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro In the face of the misery in his homeland, the artist Masuji Ono was unwilling to devote his art solely to the celebration of physical beauty. Instead
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The Eye in the Door By Pat Barker

The Eye in the Door By Pat Barker The second installment in the Regeneration Trilogy  It is the spring of 1918, and Britain is faced with the possibility of defeat by Germany. A beleaguered governmen
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Riddley Walker by Russell Hoban

Riddley Walker by Russell Hoban A hero with Huck Finn’s heart and charm, lighting by El Greco and jokes by Punch and Judy…. Riddley Walker is haunting and fiercely imagined and―this matters
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Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie

Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie Saleem Sinai is born at the stroke of midnight on August 15, 1947, the very moment of India’s independence. Greeted by fireworks displays, cheering crowds, an
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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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The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon The beloved, award-winning The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, a Michael Chabon masterwork, is the American epic of two boy g
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Austerlitz by W.G. Sebald

Austerlitz by W.G. Sebald This tenth anniversary edition of W. G. Sebald’s celebrated masterpiece includes a new Introduction by acclaimed critic James Wood. Austerlitz is the story of a man’s sea
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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 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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