Best Campus Novels

Descrição
Recommend good novels with a college/university setting.
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5,446 membros
148 resenhas
½ 4.3
8 Members
smcwl, thorold, aulsmith, cbl_tn, merrystar, sturlington, ahef1963, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
thorold: Classic mystery set in a women's college in Oxford in the 30s
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20,258 membros
554 resenhas
4.1
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2,113 membros
34 resenhas
3.9
5 Members
smcwl, thorold, sturlington, Dilara86, ahef1963
Explicações
thorold: Virtuoso send-up of the international conference circuit, with a strong hint of medievalism
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12,581 membros
265 resenhas
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6 Members
rarm, smcwl, thorold, sturlington, ahef1963, ManWithAnAgenda,merrystar
Explicações
thorold: Only a short section is set in Oxford, but it's the bit we all remember
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4,302 membros
104 resenhas
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12,944 membros
288 resenhas
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5 Members
smcwl, thorold, merrystar, JuliaMaria, ahef1963,sturlington
Explicações
thorold: A book with characters who are academics, rather than a campus novel, perhaps
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1,812 membros
21 resenhas
3.8
4 Members
smcwl, thorold, Dilara86, ahef1963
Explicações
thorold: Academia meets manufacturing industry
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1,306 membros
17 resenhas
½ 3.5
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1,413 membros
56 resenhas
3.8
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1,930 membros
36 resenhas
½ 3.7
4 Members
smcwl, thorold, sturlington, Dilara86
Explicações
thorold: Birmingham (UK) and Berkeley during the student troubles of the sixties
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5,795 membros
154 resenhas
½ 3.7
4 Members
smcwl, thorold, sturlington, ahef1963
Explicações
thorold: The classic redbrick campus novel of the fifties
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6,255 membros
186 resenhas
3.9
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5,233 membros
169 resenhas
½ 3.7
4 Members
Cecrow, cbl_tn, sturlington, ahef1963,thorold
Explicações
thorold : A brilliant novel, but surely school not campus.
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1,681 membros
37 resenhas
½ 3.4
3 Members
rarm, smcwl, thorold
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4,162 membros
83 resenhas
½ 3.6
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1,948 membros
73 resenhas
4
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9,349 membros
224 resenhas
½ 3.6
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924 membros
21 resenhas
½ 3.5
3 Members
smcwl, thorold, Dilara86
Explicações
thorold: PhD student tries to finish his thesis without enlarging his family
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551 membros
11 resenhas
4
2 Members
smcwl, jeffza
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3,486 membros
99 resenhas
4
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432 membros
8 resenhas
½ 3.5
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555 membros
7 resenhas
½ 3.3
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1,021 membros
29 resenhas
½ 3.6
2 Members
rarm, aulsmith
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3,576 membros
35 resenhas
½ 3.6
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10,851 membros
274 resenhas
3.8
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4,208 membros
80 resenhas
3.9
2 Members
smcwl, susanbooks
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789 membros
22 resenhas
½ 3.7
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22,769 membros
937 resenhas
3.8
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1,617 membros
27 resenhas
4
30
704 membros
14 resenhas
½ 3.4
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
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1,000 membros
31 resenhas
½ 3.3
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
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415 membros
9 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
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494 membros
8 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
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1,749 membros
32 resenhas
½ 3.7
2 Members
thorold, JuliaMaria
Explicações
thorold: Am dram in a provincial "new university" in Coronation year
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833 membros
9 resenhas
½ 3.7
2 Members
smcwl, thorold
Explicações
thorold: Brilliant send-up of the right-on revolutionaries of the early seventies (later turned into an excellent TV adaptation with Anthony Sher)
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76 membros
5 resenhas
½ 3.6
2 Members
thorold, JuliaMaria
Explicações
thorold: Philosophical trouble at the University of Münster, Germany, in the eighties
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2,540 membros
60 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
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1,760 membros
77 resenhas
½ 3.7
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418 membros
3 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, thorold
Explicações
thorold: Bradbury's first go at the campus novel: a bit too Lucky Jim, but very funny in parts
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1,258 membros
21 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, thorold
Explicações
thorold: Cambridge college damaged in freak condom explosion
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460 membros
7 resenhas
½ 3.7
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
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932 membros
37 resenhas
½ 3.3
Member
WSB7
Explicações
WSB7: Wonderful postmodern tale that takes place on and around the Princeton(NJ) campus and involves some actual university people.
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10 membros
7 resenhas
½ 3.3
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399 membros
5 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, JuliaMaria
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371 membros
4 resenhas
½ 3.4
2 Members
smcwl, JuliaMaria
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209 membros
2 resenhas
3.9
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
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1,389 membros
20 resenhas
½ 3.6
2 Members
smcwl, JuliaMaria
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155 membros
1 resenha
½ 3.4
2 Members
smcwl, thorold
Explicações
thorold: Bradbury does his stint in America
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359 membros
4 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
smcwl, JuliaMaria
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332 membros
7 resenhas
3.2
2 Members
smcwl, sturlington
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12,761 membros
190 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
Cecrow
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2,986 membros
109 resenhas
½ 3.6
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hipdeep
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21,189 membros
215 resenhas
½ 3.7
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Cecrow
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5,189 membros
155 resenhas
½ 3.5
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6,556 membros
96 resenhas
3.8
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Cecrow
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4,080 membros
64 resenhas
½ 3.6
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hipdeep
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158 membros
8 resenhas
½ 3.7
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887 membros
18 resenhas
½ 3.5
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1,399 membros
34 resenhas
3.8
Member
merrystar
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7,917 membros
139 resenhas
4.2
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51 membros
11 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
cbl_tn
Explicações
cbl_tn: The first book in a humorous cozy mystery series whose protagonist is a professor at a Hawaiian university.
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875 membros
25 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Oxford in the eighties, as seen by a visiting lecturer from Spain
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546 membros
60 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
cbl_tn
Explicações
cbl_tn: A historical mystery set in the early years at MIT.
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1,212 membros
51 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
cbl_tn
Explicações
cbl_tn: First in a series of crime novels featuring the University of Tennessee's Anthropological Research Facility (popularly known as the Body Farm).
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237 membros
16 resenhas
½ 3.7
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46 membros
3
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3,618 membros
59 resenhas
3.9
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53 membros
2 resenhas
3.8
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: King's College, Cambridge, thinly disguised, in the sixties
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6,580 membros
305 resenhas
½ 3.6
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558 membros
18 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Anorexic student in London hall of residence
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15 membros
1 resenha
½ 3.3
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61 membros
3.2
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Campus life in Aberystwyth in the sixties
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6,674 membros
351 resenhas
½ 4.3
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Hmm. I think this just slips in as a campus novel, bu you could argue that it's another one that's more of a novel about an academic.
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446 membros
11 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Young woman student in Ireland answers an ad for a flatshare
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1,307 membros
18 resenhas
3.8
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523 membros
16 resenhas
3.9
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Tokyo University in 1907
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538 membros
16 resenhas
3.8
Member
thorold
Explicações
thorold: Technically this novel never leaves the narrator’s bedroom, but it is really a novel about academics, and it riffs on the plot of David Lodge’s Small World
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348 membros
14 resenhas
½ 3.3
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767 membros
38 resenhas
½ 3.6
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thorold
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434 membros
6 resenhas
½ 3.7
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smcwl
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546 membros
22 resenhas
½ 3.6
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5,268 membros
288 resenhas
½ 3.5
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smcwl
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942 membros
31 resenhas
½ 3.7
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1,031 membros
19 resenhas
½ 4.4
Member
smcwl
85
131 membros
1 resenha
3.2
Member
smcwl
86
53 membros
7 resenhas
3.9
Member
smcwl
87
8,085 membros
173 resenhas
3.1
Member
smcwl
88
1,111 membros
55 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
smcwl
89
1,451 membros
34 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
smcwl
90
701 membros
7 resenhas
3.8
Member
smcwl
91
322 membros
2 resenhas
3.8
Member
smcwl
92
330 membros
4 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
smcwl
93
437 membros
4 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
smcwl
94
186 membros
2 resenhas
½ 3.4
Member
smcwl
95
61 membros
4 resenhas
3.1
Member
smcwl
96
4,147 membros
70 resenhas
3.9
Member
aulsmith,thorold
Explicações
thorold : there's a Cambridge section, but it isn't really a campus novel
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649 membros
7 resenhas
3.2
Explicações
thorold : very poor sequel to Porterhouse Blue
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157 membros
8 resenhas
½ 3.6
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58,179 membros
2,264 resenhas
½ 3.7