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My favorite 20th century books

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The Sun Also Rises - Ernest Hemingway
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High Fidelity - Nick Hornby
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Franny and Zooey - J. D. Salinger
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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof - Tennessee Williams
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In the Lake of the Woods - Tim O'Brien
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The Stranger - Albert Camus
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Catch-22 - Joseph Heller
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The Power of One: A Novel - Bryce Courtenay
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1984 - George Orwell
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The Night of the Iguana - Tennessee Williams
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Giovanni's Room - James Baldwin
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The Great Gatsby (Scribner Classic) - F. Scott Fitzgerald
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The Things They Carried - Tim O'Brien
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The Painted Bird - Jerzy Kosinski
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Jailbird - Kurt Vonnegut
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Tomcat in Love - Tim O'Brien
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How to Be Good - Nick Hornby
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The Chosen - Chaim Potok
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Despair - Vladimir Nabokov
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Things Fall Apart - Chinua Achebe
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These are the ones that really matter to me in one way or another. I've read most of these twice or more. No particular order, really, except in the case of the same author appearing twice, with my favorite work listed first.

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Posted: 7 years, 4 months ago at Feb 10 2:33
2, 7, 8, 13, 18, 24, 27 & 30 would all be among mine too.

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