501 Must-Read Books (Emma Beare, 2006)Modern Fiction

140 obres 1,071,420 Llibres 19,617 Ressenyes ½ 3.9
From the introduction to "501 Must-Read Books": "The recommendations for inclusion in this comprehensive book were made by a bibliophile and writer with a peerless reputation, but the reviews mostra'n més themselves were compiled by lecturers, writers and book lovers, sharing their pleasure or surprise or even indignation with the rest of us." mostra'n menys
Categories:
Tots, Ficció infantil (50), Classic Fiction (55), Classics (3), Història (50), Memoirs (50), Modern Fiction (140), Ciència-ficció (49), Thrillers (60), Travel Writing (40), , No Category (4)
Obra
Tot se'n va en orris (1958) de Chinua Achebe
El gran Meaulnes (1959) de Alain-Fournier
Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (1966) de Jorge Amado
Take a Girl Like You (1960) de Kingsley Amis
Winesburg, Ohio (1919) de Sherwood Anderson
Surfacing (1972) de Margaret Atwood
Trilogia de Nova York (1985) de Paul Auster
Collected Stories (1929) de Isaac Babel
Giovanni's Room (1956) de James Baldwin
The Sweet Hereafter (1991) de Russell Banks
The Regeneration Trilogy (1991) de Pat Barker
Herzog (1964) de Saul Bellow
Ficciones (1944) de Jorge Luis Borges
Nadja (1928) de André Breton
El mestre i Margarida (1966) de Mikhail Bulgakov
El almuerzo desnudo ( (1962) de William S. Burroughs
Possession (1990) de A.S. Byatt
Si una nit d'hivern un viatger (1979) de Italo Calvino
L'estrany (1942) de Albert Camus
Auto-da-Fé (1935) de Elias Canetti
Oscar and Lucinda (1988) de Peter Carey
The Kingdom of This World (1949) de Alejo Carpentier
The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories (1979) de Angela Carter
De què parlem quan parlem de l'amor (1981) de Raymond Carver
The Horse's Mouth (1957) de Joyce Cary
Soldats de Salamina (2001) de Javier Cercas
The Stories of John Cheever (1978) de John Cheever
Viatge al fons de la nit (1983) de Louis-Ferdinand Céline
Desgràcia (1999) de J. M. Coetzee
Chéri (1920) de Colette
A House and Its Head (1935) de Ivy Compton-Burnett
Victory (1915) de Joseph Conrad
El cinquè en joc (1970) de Robertson Davies
Berlin Alexanderplatz (1929) de Alfred Döblin
La mandolina del capità Corelli (1993) de Louis De Bernières
Submón (1997) de Don DeLillo
Set contes gòtics (1934) de Isak Dinesen
Once Were Warriors (1990) de Alan Duff
Rebecca (1938) de Daphne Du Maurier
L'amant (1984) de Marguerite Duras
Quartet d'Alexandria (1957) de Lawrence Durrell
El nom de la rosa (1980) de Umberto Eco
La història interminable (1983) de Michael Ende
El soroll i la fúria (1929) de William Faulkner
Birdsong (1993) de Sebastian Faulks
The Wars (1977) de Timothy Findley
The Blue Flower (1995) de Penelope Fitzgerald
The Good Soldier (1915) de Ford Madox Ford
Wildlife (1990) de Richard Ford
Viatge a l'Índia (1924) de E. M. Forster
Les correccions (2001) de Jonathan Franzen
From the Fifteenth District (1979) de Mavis Gallant
Cent anys de solitud (1967) de Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Our Lady of the Flowers (1943) de Jean Genet
Senyor de les mosques (1954) de William Golding
Ferdydurke (1937) de Witold Gombrowicz
July's People (1981) de Nadine Gordimer
El Timbal de llauna (1959) de Günter Grass
Fam (1890) de Knut Hamsun
Blind Owl (1937) de Ṣādiq Hidāyat
El vell i la mar (1950) de Ernest Hemingway
El joc de les granisses (1943) de Hermann Hesse
Lost Horizon (1933) de James Hilton
A High Wind in Jamaica (1929) de Richard Hughes
El món segons Garp (1978) de John Irving
The Berlin Stories (1945) de Christopher Isherwood
El que resta del dia (1989) de Kazuo Ishiguro
Ulisses (1922) de James Joyce
The File on H. (1981) de Ismaîl Kadaré
El procés (1925) de Franz Kafka
It (1986) de Stephen King
La insostenible lleugeresa del ser (1983) de Milan Kundera
The Engineer of Human Souls (1984) de Josef Škvorecký
The Diviners (1974) de Margaret Laurence
Dones enamorades (1920) de D. H. Lawrence
El Quadern daurat (1962) de Doris Lessing
El sistema periòdic (1975) de Primo Levi
Intercanvis : una història de dos campus (1975) de David Lodge
MEMORIES POSTUMES DE BLAS CUBAS (1881) de Machado de Assis
The Cairo Trilogy: Palace Walk, Palace of Desire, Sugar Street (1956) de Naguib Mahfouz
The Executioner's Song (1979) de Norman Mailer
God's Grace (1982) de Bernard Malamud
An Imaginary Life (1978) de David Malouf
La Montaña Mágica (1924) de Thomas Mann
Història de Pi (2001) de Yann Martel
Cakes and Ale (1934) de W. Somerset Maugham
The Group (1963) de Mary McCarthy
El cor és un caçador solitari (1940) de Carson McCullers
Enduring Love (1997) de Ian McEwan
The Sea of Fertility (1971) de Yukio Mishima
Un equilibri perfecte (1995) de Rohinton Mistry
Cold Heaven (1983) de Brian Moore
Beloved (1987) de Toni Morrison
L'Última trobada (1942) de Sándor Márai
The Progress of Love (1986) de Alice Munro
El mar, el mar (1978) de Iris Murdoch
Lolita (1955) de Vladimir Nabokov
A House for Mr Biswas (1961) de V. S. Naipaul
The Third Policeman (1967) de Flann O'Brien
A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories (1955) de Flannery O'Connor
The English Patient (1992) de Michael Ondaatje
Where The Jackals Howl and Other Stories (1981) de Amos Oz
The Messiah of Stockholm (1987) de Cynthia Ozick
Gormenghast (1950) de Mervyn Peake
Mr. Weston's Good Wine (1927) de T. F. Powys
The nephew (1960) de James Purdy
Entrevista amb el vampir : cròniques vampíriques (1976) de Anne Rice
El cas d'en Barney Panofsky : notes i postfaci de Michael Panofsky (1997) de Mordecai Richler
Hadrian the Seventh (1904) de Frederick Rolfe
La Marxa de Radetzky (1932) de Joseph Roth
La marca de l'home (2000) de Philip Roth
Pedro Páramo (1955) de Juan Rulfo
The Satanic Verses (1988) de Salman Rushdie
Bon dia, tristesa (1954) de Françoise Sagan
The Short Stories of Saki (1930) de Saki
El vigilant en el camp de sègol (1951) de J. D. Salinger
Staying On (1977) de Paul Scott
Austerlitz (2001) de W. G. Sebald
Last Exit to Brooklyn (1964) de Hubert Selby Jr.
Unless (2002) de Carol Shields
The Magician of Lublin (1960) de Isaac Bashevis Singer
El Punt dolç de la senyoreta Brodie (1961) de Muriel Spark
El perfum : història d'un assassí (1985) de Patrick Süskind
The Man Who Loved Children (1940) de Christina Stead
El raïm de la ira (1939) de John Steinbeck
Sophie's Choice (1979) de William Styron
La consciència de Zeno (1930) de Italo Svevo
Afirma Pereira : un testimoni (1994) de Antonio Tabucchi
The White Hotel (1981) de D. M. Thomas
The Master (2004) de Colm Tóibín
El guepard (1958) de Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
Felicia's Journey (1994) de William Trevor
El Bevedor de vi de palma : i el seu difunt sagnador de vi de palma a la ciutat dels morts (1952) de Amos Tutuola
The Accidental Tourist (1985) de Anne Tyler
Couples (1968) de John Updike
The Time of the Hero (1962) de Mario Vargas Llosa
Elogi de les dones madures (1966) de Stephen Vizinczey
Brideshead Revisited (1945) de Evelyn Waugh
Voss (1957) de Patrick White
Memorias de Adriano (1950) de Marguerite Yourcenar

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