The Top Ten: Writers Pick Their Favorite Books7 points

43 Works 399,713 Books 7,007 Reviews 4.1
125 writers submitted top-ten lists of their favorite works. Editor J. Peder Zane then utilized a point system and compiled a best-of list based on all the lists.
Categorias:
Todos, 10 points (30), 100 points (1), 105 points (1), 107 points (1), 11 points (7), 110 points (1), 111 points (1), 12 points (6), 126 points (1), 13 points (10), 131 points (1), 14 points (3), 15 points (8), 150 points (1), 16 points (9), 160 points (1), 17 points (6), 171 points (1), 18 points (5), 19 points (2), 20 points (4), 21 points (6), 22 points (3), 23 points (2), 24 points (3), 26 points (2), 27 points (3), 28 points (2), 3 points (1), 30 points (2), 31 points (2), 32 points (2), 35 points (1), 36 points (1), 38 points (1), 39 points (1), 40 points (3), 41 points (1), 42 points (2), 43 points (1), 44 points (1), 45 points (1), 47 points (1), 49 points (1), 50 points (1), 52 points (2), 54 points (1), 55 points (1), 56 points (1), 6 points (11), 61 points (1), 62 points (1), 63 points (1), 66 points (1), 67 points (1), 7 points (43), 72 points (2), 79 points (1), 8 points (36), 81 points (1), 85 points (1), 87 points (1), 88 points (1), 9 points (33)
Obra
Little Women (1868) de Louisa May Alcott
Sense and Sensibility (1811) de Jane Austen
Nightwood (1936) de Djuna Barnes
Herzog (1964) de Saul Bellow
My Ántonia (1918) de Willa Cather
The Big Sleep (1939) de Raymond Chandler
The Beans of Egypt, Maine (1985) de Carolyn Chute
Letourneau's Used Auto Parts (1988) de Carolyn Chute
Merry Men (1994) de Carolyn Chute
The Hours (1998) de Michael Cunningham
U.S.A. (1938) de John Dos Passos
The Radiant Way (1987) de Margaret Drabble
The Collected Stories of Mavis Gallant (1996) de Mavis Gallant
The Comedians (1966) de Graham Greene
The Evening of the Holiday (1966) de Shirley Hazzard
Hedda Gabler (1890) de Henrik Ibsen
The Thin Red Line (1962) de James Jones
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1962) de Ken Kesey
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (1974) de John le Carré
Under the Volcano (1947) de Malcolm Lowry
Le Morte d'Arthur (1485) de Thomas Malory
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (1940) de Carson McCullers
Death of a Salesman (1949) de Arthur Miller
The Tale of Genji (2015) de Shikibu Murasaki
Speak, Memory: An Autobiography Revisited (1947) de Vladimir Nabokov
McTeague: A Story of San Francisco (1899) de Frank Norris
The Things They Carried (1990) de Tim O'Brien
Metamorphoses [in translation] (8) de Ovid
The Messiah of Stockholm (1987) de Cynthia Ozick
Gargantua and Pantagruel (1532) de François Rabelais
The Burning Plain, and Other Stories (1953) de Juan Rulfo
The Rings of Saturn (1995) de W. G. Sebald
The Lorax (1971) de Dr. Seuss
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn (1943) de Betty Smith
Kidnapped (1886) de Robert Louis Stevenson
O Senhor dos Anéis (1954) de J. R. R. Tolkien
A Confederacy of Dunces (1980) de John Kennedy Toole
Phineas Finn (1869) de Anthony Trollope
The Three Sisters (1901) de Anton Tschechow
The Color Purple (1982) de Alice Walker
Charlotte's Web (1952) de E. B. White
The Dreamer Wakes (1986) de Cao Xuequin
Disturbing the Peace (1975) de Richard Yates

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