San Francisco Chronicle list of The 20th Century's 100 Best Fiction of the American West

Given by San Francisco Chronicle

99 Works 389,753 Books 7,394 Reviews ½ 4.0
The Chronicle Western 100 in fiction the best books of the 20th century written in or about, or by an author from, the Western United States. Based on a reader poll.
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Years:
Todos, 1999 (4)
ObraOrdemAno
The Grapes of Wrath de John Steinbeck
21939
Sometimes a Great Notion de Ken Kesey
31964
The Call of the Wild / White Fang de Jack London
41903
The Big Sleep de Raymond Chandler
51939
Animal Dreams de Barbara Kingsolver
61990
Death Comes for the Archbishop de Willa Cather
71927
The Day of the Locust de Nathanael West
81939
Blood Meridian de Cormac McCarthy
91985
The Maltese Falcon de Dashiell Hammett
101930
The Ox-Bow Incident de Walter Van Tilburg Clark
111940
English Creek de Ivan Doig
121984
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues de Tom Robbins
131976
Snow Falling on Cedars de David Guterson
141997
Pé na Estrada de Jack Kerouac
151957
The Joy Luck Club de Amy Tan
161989
Lonesome Dove de Larry McMurtry
171985
McTeague: A Story of San Francisco de Frank Norris
181899
O Meu Nome é Aram de William Saroyan
191940
A River Runs Through It {story} de Norman Maclean
201976
The Left Hand of Darkness de Ursula K. Le Guin
211969
Coyote Waits de Tony Hillerman
221990
Play It As It Lays de Joan Didion
231970
The Monkey Wrench Gang de Edward Abbey
241975
Vineland de Thomas Pynchon
251990
Earth Abides de George R. Stewart
261949
Crooked Little Heart de Anne Lamott
272011
The Underground Man de Ross Macdonald
281971
Where I'm Calling From: New and Selected Stories de Raymond Carver
291988
L. A. Confidential de James Ellroy
311990
The House of the Spirits de Isabel Allende
321982
Women in Their Beds: New and Selected Stories de Gina Berriault
331996
Rumors of Peace de Ella Leffland
341979
The River Why de David James Duncan
351983
Riders of the Purple Sage de Zane Grey
361912
Shane de Jack Schaefer
371949
Stones for Ibarra de Harriet Doerr
381984
The Big Sky de Jr. A. B. Guthrie
391947
House Made of Dawn de N. Scott Momaday
411968
The Milagro Beanfield War de John Nichols
421974
The Last Tycoon de F. Scott Fitzgerald
431941
Oil! de Upton Sinclair
441927
Mariette in Ecstasy de Ron Hansen
451991
The Virginian: A Horseman of the Plains de Owen Wister
461902
A Yellow Raft in Blue Water de Michael Dorris
471987
Ceremony de Leslie Marmon Silko
481977
Hawaii de James A. Michener
491959
The Postman Always Rings Twice de James M. Cain
501934
Mrs. Bridge de Evan S. Connell
511959
The Golden Gate: A Novel in Verse de Vikram Seth
521986
Stones from the River de Ursula Hegi
531994
Rabbit Boss de Thomas Sanchez
551973
Bless Me, Ultima de Rudolfo Anaya
561972
O Homem Do Castelo Alto de Philip K. Dick
571962
Laughing Boy de Oliver La Farge
581929
Corpus of Joe Bailey de Oakley M. Hall
591953
Rose de Martin Cruz Smith
601996
Fat City de Leonard Gardner
611969
Montana 1948 de Larry Watson
621993
Yellow Back Radio Broke-Down de Ishmael Reed
631969
Tattoo the Wicked Cross de Floyd Salas
641967
The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman de Ernest J. Gaines
651971
Lying Low de Diane Johnson
661978
Tales of the City de Armistead Maupin
671978
Superior Women de Alice Adams
681984
The Field of Vision de Wright Morris
691956
Nobody's Angel de Thomas McGuane
701981
Budding Prospects de T.C. Boyle
721984
The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven [20th anniversary edition] de Sherman Alexie
731993
Angel Fire de Ron Franscell
741998
Cowboys Are My Weakness: Stories de Pam Houston
751992
Love Medicine de Louise Erdrich
761984
Hondo de Louis L'Amour
771953
Fools Crow de James Welch
781986
The Vineyard de Idwal Jones
791997
Fathers de Herbert Gold
801962
The Loved One de Evelyn Waugh
811948
Pasó Por Aquí de Eugene Manlove Rhodes
821973
The Mistress of Spices de Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
831997
Close Range de Annie Proulx
841999
The Color Purple de Alice Walker
851982
Rock Springs: Stories de Richard Ford
861987
A Distant Trumpet de Paul Horgan
871951
Tapping the Source de Kem Nunn
881984
Pergunte ao Pó de John Fante
891939
Fup de Jim Dodge
901983
The Friendly Persuasion de Jessamyn West
911945
The Splendid Idle Forties: Stories of Old California de Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
921902
Carmen Miranda Memorial Flagpole de Gerald Rosen
931977
Duna de Frank Herbert
941965
The Palace Thief de Ethan Canin
951994
Confessions of Madame Psyche de Dorothy Bryant
961986
Making History de Carolyn See
971992
The Living de Annie Dillard
981992
After Many a Summer Dies the Swan de Aldous Huxley
991939
Johnny Got His Gun de Dalton Trumbo
1001939
Little Big Man de Thomas Berger
1999
Trout Fishing in America de Richard Brautigan
1999
Tell Me a Riddle de Tillie Olsen
1999
Angle of Repose de Wallace Stegner
1999
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