Search Results : Tom Wolfe

A list of American writer and journalist Tom Wolfe’s favorite books.

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Napoleon by Emil Ludwig

Napoleon by Emil Ludwig This is the great classic biography of Napoleon, just as it was first published in 1926, with the cover here being the original cover on the 1926 work. This book has been repri
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Butterfield 8 by John O'Hara

Butterfield 8 by John O’Hara The bestselling novel that became an Oscar-winning film starring Elizabeth Taylor about New York’s speakeasy generation A masterpiece of American fiction and
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Nana by Emile Zola

Nana by Emile Zola Prompted by his theories of heredity and environment, Zola set out to show Nana, “the golden fly,” rising out of the underworld to feed on society—a predetermined prod
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Our Town by Thornton Wilder

Our Town by Thornton Wilder Our Town was first produced and published in 1938 to wide acclaim. This Pulitzer Prize-winning drama of life in the small village of Grover’s Corners, an allegorical
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Bel-Ami by Guy de Maupassant

Bel-Ami by Guy de Maupassant Young, attractive and very ambitious, George Duroy, known to his friends as Bel-Ami, is offered a job as a journalist on La Vie francaise and soon makes a great success of
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Cousin Bette by Honore de Balzac

Cousin Bette by Honore de Balzac “Bette is a wronged soul; and when her passion does break, it is, as Balzac says, sublime and terrifying,” wrote V. S. Pritchett. A late masterpiece in Balzac’s
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L'Assommoir by Emile Zola and Nana by Zola

L’Assommoir by Emile Zola  L’Assommoir is Zola’s acclaimed novel, which presents a close look at rampant poverty and alcoholism in nineteenth century Paris. Released in 1877, LR
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Studs Lonigan by James T. Farrell

Studs Lonigan by James T. Farrell Collected here in one volume is James T. Farrell’s renowned trilogy of the youth, early manhood, and death of Studs Lonigan: Young Lonigan, The Young Manhood of
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Appointment in Samarra by John O’Hara

Appointment in Samarra by John O’Hara Fran Lebowitz called John O’Hara “the real F. Scott Fitzgerald.” One of the great novels of small-town American life, Appointment in Samarra is Jo
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The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby by Tom Wolfe

The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby by Tom Wolfe Wolfe’s brilliant first book — a collection of essays that introduced us to the Sixties, to extravagant new styles of life th
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The Right Stuff By Tom Wolfe

The Right Stuff By Tom Wolfe From “America’s nerviest journalist” (Newsweek)–a breath-taking epic, a magnificent adventure story, and an investigation into the true heroism and
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Vile Bodies by Evelyn Waugh

Vile Bodies by Evelyn Waugh In the years following the First World War a new generation emerged, wistful and vulnerable beneath the glitter. The Bright Young Things of 1920s London, with their paradox
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