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Never Let Me Go – Kazuo Ishiguro Saturday – Ian McEwan On Beauty – Zadie Smith Slow Man – J.M. Coetzee Adjunct: An Undigest – Peter Manson The Sea – John Banville The Red Queen – Margaret Drabble The Plot Against America – Philip Roth The Master – Colm Tóibín Vanishing Point – David Markson The Lambs of London – Peter Ackroyd Dining on Stones – Iain Sinclair Cloud Atlas – David Mitchell Drop City – T. Coraghessan Boyle The Colour – Rose Tremain Thursbitch – Alan Garner The Light of Day – Graham Swift What I Loved – Siri Hustvedt The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Mark Haddon Islands – Dan Sleigh Elizabeth Costello – J.M. Coetzee London Orbital – Iain Sinclair Family Matters – Rohinton Mistry Fingersmith – Sarah Waters The Double – José Saramago Everything is Illuminated – Jonathan Safran Foer Unless – Carol Shields Kafka on the Shore – Haruki Murakami The Story of Lucy Gault – William Trevor That They May Face the Rising Sun – John McGahern In the Forest – Edna O’Brien Shroud – John Banville Middlesex – Jeffrey Eugenides Youth – J.M. Coetzee Dead Air – Iain Banks Nowhere Man – Aleksandar Hemon The Book of Illusions – Paul Auster Gabriel’s Gift – Hanif Kureishi Austerlitz – W.G. Sebald Platform – Michael Houellebecq Schooling – Heather McGowan Atonement – Ian McEwan The Corrections – Jonathan Franzen Don’t Move – Margaret Mazzantini The Body Artist – Don DeLillo Fury – Salman Rushdie At Swim, Two Boys – Jamie O’Neill Choke – Chuck Palahniuk Life of Pi – Yann Martel The Feast of the Goat – Mario Vargos Llosa An Obedient Father – Akhil Sharma The Devil and Miss Prym – Paulo Coelho Spring Flowers, Spring Frost – Ismail Kadare White Teeth – Zadie Smith The Heart of Redness – Zakes Mda Under the Skin – Michel Faber

73. 88. 72.L. 94. 105. 61. 63. 70. 96. 58. 78. 67.57. 82. Coetzee Sputnik Sweetheart – Haruki Murakami Elementary Particles – Michel Houellebecq Intimacy – Hanif Kureishi Amsterdam – Ian McEwan Cloudsplitter – Russell Banks All Souls Day – Cees Nooteboom The Talk of the Town – Ardal O’Hanlon Tipping the Velvet – Sarah Waters The Poisonwood Bible – Barbara Kingsolver Glamorama – Bret Easton Ellis Another World – Pat Barker The Hours – Michael Cunningham Veronika Decides to Die – Paulo Coelho Mason & Dixon – Thomas Pynchon The God of Small Things – Arundhati Roy Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Golden Great Apes – Will Self Enduring Love – Ian McEwan Underworld – Don DeLillo Jack Maggs – Peter Carey The Life of Insects – Victor Pelevin American Pastoral – Philip Roth The Untouchable – John Banville Silk – Alessandro Baricco Cocaine Nights – J. 109.M. Ballard Hallucinating Foucault – Patricia Duncker Fugitive Pieces – Anne Michaels The Ghost Road – Pat Barker Forever a Stranger – Hella Haasse Infinite Jest – David Foster Wallace The Clay Machine-Gun – Victor Pelevin Alias Grace – Margaret Atwood The Unconsoled – Kazuo Ishiguro Morvern Callar – Alan Warner The Information – Martin Amis . 101. 95. 65. 90. 71. 77. 80. 68. 76. 110. Kennedy Fear and Trembling – Amélie Nothomb The Ground Beneath Her Feet – Salman Rushdie Disgrace – J. 108. Danielewski Blonde – Joyce Carol Oates Pastoralia – George Saunders 1900s Timbuktu – Paul Auster The Romantics – Pankaj Mishra Cryptonomicon – Neal Stephenson As If I Am Not There – Slavenka Drakuli? Everything You Need – A. 66. 60. 98. Ignorance – Milan Kundera Nineteen Seventy Seven – David Peace Celestial Harmonies – Péter Esterházy City of God – E. 81. 86. Ballard House of Leaves – Mark Z. 106. 89.G. 85. 93. 62. 70. 79. 91.L. 100. 84. 71. 59. 102. 111. 103. 74. 83. 75. 107. 104. 64. 99. 97.G. 112. Doctorow How the Dead Live – Will Self The Human Stain – Philip Roth The Blind Assassin – Margaret Atwood After the Quake – Haruki Murakami Small Remedies – Shashi Deshpande Super-Cannes – J. 87. 69. 92.

L.M. 127. 136. 123. 119. 165. 158. How Late – James Kelman Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis de Bernieres Felicia’s Journey – William Trevor Disappearance – David Dabydeen The Invention of Curried Sausage – Uwe Timm The Shipping News – E. 154. 155. Sebald The Reader – Bernhard Schlink A Fine Balance – Rohinton Mistry Love’s Work – Gillian Rose The End of the Story – Lydia Davis Mr. (Hilda Doolittle) Black Dogs – Ian McEwan Hideous Kinky – Esther Freud Arcadia – Jim Crace Wild Swans – Jung Chang American Psycho – Bret Easton Ellis Time’s Arrow – Martin Amis Mao II – Don DeLillo Typical – Padgett Powell Regeneration – Pat Barker . 128. Coetzee The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle – Haruki Murakami Pereira Declares: A Testimony – Antonio Tabucchi City Sister Silver – Jàchym Topol How Late It Was. 169. 141. 163. Vertigo – Paul Auster The Folding Star – Alan Hollinghurst Whatever – Michel Houellebecq Land – Park Kyong-ni The Master of Petersburg – J. 135. 118. 148. 146. 117. 134. 149. 139. 125. 132. 161. 151. Annie Proulx Trainspotting – Irvine Welsh Birdsong – Sebastian Faulks Looking for the Possible Dance – A. 140. 168. 130.G. 167. 166. 156. 131. 150. 129. 138. 115.113. Sebald The Secret History – Donna Tartt Life is a Caravanserai – Emine Özdamar The Discovery of Heaven – Harry Mulisch A Heart So White – Javier Marias Possessing the Secret of Joy – Alice Walker Indigo – Marina Warner The Crow Road – Iain Banks Written on the Body – Jeanette Winterson Jazz – Toni Morrison The English Patient – Michael Ondaatje Smilla’s Sense of Snow – Peter Høeg The Butcher Boy – Patrick McCabe Black Water – Joyce Carol Oates The Heather Blazing – Colm Tóibín Asphodel – H. 170. 116.D. 159. 122. 144.G. 147. 164. 162. 145. The Moor’s Last Sigh – Salman Rushdie Sabbath’s Theater – Philip Roth The Rings of Saturn – W. 133. 153. Kennedy Operation Shylock – Philip Roth Complicity – Iain Banks On Love – Alain de Botton What a Carve Up! – Jonathan Coe A Suitable Boy – Vikram Seth The Stone Diaries – Carol Shields The Virgin Suicides – Jeffrey Eugenides The House of Doctor Dee – Peter Ackroyd The Robber Bride – Margaret Atwood The Emigrants – W. 137. 152. 121. 143. 120. 160. 114. 157. 126. 124. 142.

176. 188. 197. 190. 173. 207. 227. 200.S. 175. 204. 194. 203. 196. 208. 177. 223. 228. 221.171. 214. 220. 222. 217. 224. 206. 184. 226. 180. 174. 225. 179. Banks Nervous Conditions – Tsitsi Dangarembga The Long Dark Teatime of the Soul – Douglas Adams Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency – Douglas Adams The Radiant Way – Margaret Drabble The Afternoon of a Writer – Peter Handke The Black Dahlia – James Ellroy The Passion – Jeanette Winterson The Pigeon – Patrick Süskind The Child in Time – Ian McEwan Cigarettes – Harry Mathews The Bonfire of the Vanities – Tom Wolfe The New York Trilogy – Paul Auster World’s End – T.L. 210. 211. Downriver – Iain Sinclair Señor Vivo and the Coca Lord – Louis de Bernieres Wise Children – Angela Carter Get Shorty – Elmore Leonard Amongst Women – John McGahern Vineland – Thomas Pynchon Vertigo – W. 219. 185. 187. Sebald Stone Junction – Jim Dodge The Music of Chance – Paul Auster The Things They Carried – Tim O’Brien A Home at the End of the World – Michael Cunningham Like Life – Lorrie Moore Possession – A. 202. 218. 199. Coraghessan Boyle Enigma of Arrival – V. 181. 182.G. Byatt The Buddha of Suburbia – Hanif Kureishi The Midnight Examiner – William Kotzwinkle A Disaffection – James Kelman Sexing the Cherry – Jeanette Winterson Moon Palace – Paul Auster Billy Bathgate – E. 183. 212. 195. 186. 216. 192. Doctorow Remains of the Day – Kazuo Ishiguro The Melancholy of Resistance – László Krasznahorkai The Temple of My Familiar – Alice Walker The Trick is to Keep Breathing – Janice Galloway The History of the Siege of Lisbon – José Saramago Like Water for Chocolate – Laura Esquivel A Prayer for Owen Meany – John Irving London Fields – Martin Amis The Book of Evidence – John Banville Cat’s Eye – Margaret Atwood Foucault’s Pendulum – Umberto Eco The Beautiful Room is Empty – Edmund White Wittgenstein’s Mistress – David Markson The Satanic Verses – Salman Rushdie The Swimming-Pool Library – Alan Hollinghurst Oscar and Lucinda – Peter Carey Libra – Don DeLillo The Player of Games – Iain M. 178. 205.S. 215. 191. 213. Naipaul The Taebek Mountains – Jo Jung-rae Beloved – Toni Morrison Anagrams – Lorrie Moore Matigari – Ngugi Wa Thiong’o Marya – Joyce Carol Oates Watchmen – Alan Moore & David Gibbons The Old Devils – Kingsley Amis . 172. 198. 189. 209. 201. 193.

269. 238. 284. 263. 283. 240. 266. 278. 230. 281. 251. 270. 268. 258. 256. 250. 259. When? – Primo Levi A Boy’s Own Story – Edmund White The Color Purple – Alice Walker Wittgenstein’s Nephew – Thomas Bernhard A Pale View of Hills – Kazuo Ishiguro Schindler’s Ark – Thomas Keneally The House of the Spirits – Isabel Allende The Newton Letter – John Banville On the Black Hill – Bruce Chatwin Concrete – Thomas Bernhard The Names – Don DeLillo Rabbit is Rich – John Updike Lanark: A Life in Four Books – Alasdair Gray The Comfort of Strangers – Ian McEwan July’s People – Nadine Gordimer Summer in Baden-Baden – Leonid Tsypkin Broken April – Ismail Kadare . 260. 233. 286. 231. 252. 248. 277.M. 282. 265. 275. 234. 244. 239. 237.M. 255. 246. 262. 235. Coetzee The Diary of Jane Somers – Doris Lessing The Piano Teacher – Elfriede Jelinek The Sorrow of Belgium – Hugo Claus If Not Now. 264. Lost Language of Cranes – David Leavitt An Artist of the Floating World – Kazuo Ishiguro Extinction – Thomas Bernhard Foe – J. 242. 243. 247. 261. 271. 276. 232. 273. 245. 254. 280. 279. 236. 253. 274. 257. 241. Ballard The Wasp Factory – Iain Banks Nights at the Circus – Angela Carter The Unbearable Lightness of Being – Milan Kundera Blood and Guts in High School – Kathy Acker Neuromancer – William Gibson Flaubert’s Parrot – Julian Barnes Money: A Suicide Note – Martin Amis Shame – Salman Rushdie Worstward Ho – Samuel Beckett Fools of Fortune – William Trevor La Brava – Elmore Leonard Waterland – Graham Swift The Life and Times of Michael K – J.G. 272. Coetzee The Drowned and the Saved – Primo Levi Reasons to Live – Amy Hempel The Parable of the Blind – Gert Hofmann Love in the Time of Cholera – Gabriel García Márquez Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit – Jeanette Winterson The Cider House Rules – John Irving A Maggot – John Fowles Less Than Zero – Bret Easton Ellis Contact – Carl Sagan The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood Perfume – Patrick Süskind Old Masters – Thomas Bernhard White Noise – Don DeLillo Queer – William Burroughs Hawksmoor – Peter Ackroyd Legend – David Gemmell Dictionary of the Khazars – Milorad Pavi? The Bus Conductor Hines – James Kelman The Year of the Death of Ricardo Reis – José Saramago The Lover – Marguerite Duras Empire of the Sun – J. 249.229. 285. 267.

294. 342. 341. 338. 291. 314. 304. 334.G. 309. 303.S. 328. 329. 295. Byatt In the Heart of the Country – J. Coetzee Midnight’s Children – Salman Rushdie Rites of Passage – William Golding Rituals – Cees Nooteboom Confederacy of Dunces – John Kennedy Toole City Primeval – Elmore Leonard The Name of the Rose – Umberto Eco The Book of Laughter and Forgetting – Milan Kundera Smiley’s People – John Le Carré Shikasta – Doris Lessing A Bend in the River – V. 327. 307. 313. 298.287. 311. 299. 293. Coetzee The Passion of New Eve – Angela Carter Delta of Venus – Anaïs Nin The Shining – Stephen King Dispatches – Michael Herr Petals of Blood – Ngugi Wa Thiong’o Song of Solomon – Toni Morrison The Hour of the Star – Clarice Lispector The Left-Handed Woman – Peter Handke Ratner’s Star – Don DeLillo The Public Burning – Robert Coover Interview With the Vampire – Anne Rice Cutter and Bone – Newton Thornburg Amateurs – Donald Barthelme Patterns of Childhood – Christa Wolf Autumn of the Patriarch – Gabriel García Márquez W. 332. 318. 301. 335. 339. 325.M. 320. Jr.M. Naipaul Burger’s Daughter . 297.G. 333. Coetzee The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum – Heinrich Böll Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy – John Le Carré Breakfast of Champions – Kurt Vonnegut. 305. 317. Ballard Humboldt’s Gift – Saul Bellow Dead Babies – Martin Amis Correction – Thomas Bernhard Ragtime – E. 292. 300.G. 337.M.S. 302. Waiting for the Barbarians – J. 306. 319. 289. 308. 296. Farrell The Castle of Crossed Destinies – Italo Calvino . or the Memory of Childhood – Georges Perec A Dance to the Music of Time – Anthony Powell Grimus – Salman Rushdie The Dead Father – Donald Barthelme Fateless – Imre Kertész Willard and His Bowling Trophies – Richard Brautigan High Rise – J. 343. Doctorow The Fan Man – William Kotzwinkle Dusklands – J. 330. 336. 310. 324. 322. Fear of Flying – Erica Jong A Question of Power – Bessie Head The Siege of Krishnapur – J. 331. 326.L.Nadine Gordimer The Safety Net – Heinrich Böll If On a Winter’s Night a Traveler – Italo Calvino The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams The Cement Garden – Ian McEwan The World According to Garp – John Irving Life: A User’s Manual – Georges Perec The Sea. 323. 344. 340. 312. 315. The Sea – Iris Murdoch The Singapore Grip – J. 288. 290. 321. Farrell Yes – Thomas Bernhard The Virgin in the Garden – A. 316.

356. 395. The French Lieutenant’s Woman – John Fowles The Green Man – Kingsley Amis Portnoy’s Complaint – Philip Roth The Godfather – Mario Puzo Ada – Vladimir Nabokov Them – Joyce Carol Oates A Void/Avoid – Georges Perec Eva Trout – Elizabeth Bowen Myra Breckinridge – Gore Vidal The Nice and the Good – Iris Murdoch Belle du Seigneur – Albert Cohen Cancer Ward – Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn The First Circle – Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn 2001: A Space Odyssey – Arthur C. 377. 369. 383. Ballard The Honorary Consul – Graham Greene Gravity’s Rainbow – Thomas Pynchon The Black Prince – Iris Murdoch Sula – Toni Morrison Invisible Cities – Italo Calvino The Breast – Philip Roth The Summer Book – Tove Jansson G – John Berger Surfacing – Margaret Atwood House Mother Normal – B. 382. 378.345. 362. 364. 352. 373. 398.L. 399. 361. Jr. 366. 347. 389. Johnson In A Free State – V. 370.S. 396. 402.G. 388. 386. 379. – Christa Wolf Chocky – John Wyndham The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test – Tom Wolfe The Cubs and Other Stories – Mario Vargas Llosa One Hundred Years of Solitude . 365. 401. Clarke Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? – Philip K. 349. 375.G. 374. 372. 354. 367. 357. Farrell Jahrestage – Uwe Johnson The Atrocity Exhibition – J. Crash – J. 385.G. 387. 355. 351. 391. Ballard Tent of Miracles – Jorge Amado Pricksongs and Descants – Robert Coover Blind Man With a Pistol – Chester Hines Slaughterhouse-five – Kurt Vonnegut. 380. 371. 397. 393. 353. 400. 376. Dick Dark as the Grave Wherein My Friend is Laid – Malcolm Lowry The German Lesson – Siegfried Lenz In Watermelon Sugar – Richard Brautigan A Kestrel for a Knave – Barry Hines The Quest for Christa T. Doctorow Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas – Hunter S. 359.S. 363. 360.Gabriel García Márquez The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov Pilgrimage – Dorothy Richardson The Joke – Milan Kundera . 394. 350. 384. 381. Thompson Group Portrait With Lady – Heinrich Böll The Wild Boys – William Burroughs Rabbit Redux – John Updike The Sea of Fertility – Yukio Mishima The Driver’s Seat – Muriel Spark The Ogre – Michael Tournier The Bluest Eye – Toni Morrison Goalie’s Anxiety at the Penalty Kick – Peter Handke I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings – Maya Angelou Mercier et Camier – Samuel Beckett Troubles – J. 358. 392. 368. 348. 390. Naipaul The Book of Daniel – E. 346.

431. 455. Johnson Arrow of God – Chinua Achebe The Ravishing of Lol V. Stein – Marguerite Duras Herzog – Saul Bellow V. 433. Caligari – Donald Bartholme Albert Angelo – B. 435. 415. 412. 424. 441. 437. Run – John Updike Promise at Dawn – Romain Gary Cider With Rosie – Laurie Lee Billy Liar – Keith Waterhouse .H. No Laughing Matter – Angus Wilson The Third Policeman – Flann O’Brien A Man Asleep – Georges Perec The Birds Fall Down – Rebecca West Trawl – B. 434. 460. 457. Dr. Ballard The Golden Notebook – Doris Lessing Labyrinths – Jorg Luis Borges Girl With Green Eyes – Edna O’Brien The Garden of the Finzi-Continis – Giorgio Bassani Stranger in a Strange Land – Robert Heinlein Franny and Zooey – J. 421. 426. 410.403. 443. – Thomas Pynchon Cat’s Cradle – Kurt Vonnegut The Graduate – Charles Webb Manon des Sources – Marcel Pagnol The Spy Who Came in from the Cold – John Le Carré The Girls of Slender Means – Muriel Spark Inside Mr. 454. – Clarice Lispector Sometimes a Great Notion – Ken Kesey Come Back. 406. Rosewater – Kurt Vonnegut Everything That Rises Must Converge – Flannery O’Connor The Passion According to G. 438. 442. 452. 459. 411. 445. 456. 409. Mr. 425.S. 414. 422. 407. 423. 436. 429. 430. 449. 418. 428. Salinger A Severed Head – Iris Murdoch Faces in the Water – Janet Frame Solaris – Stanislaw Lem Cat and Mouse – Günter Grass The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie – Muriel Spark Catch-22 – Joseph Heller The Violent Bear it Away – Flannery O’Connor How It Is – Samuel Beckett Our Ancestors – Italo Calvino The Country Girls – Edna O’Brien To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee Rabbit. Enderby – Anthony Burgess The Bell Jar – Sylvia Plath One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich – Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn The Collector – John Fowles One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest – Ken Kesey A Clockwork Orange – Anthony Burgess Pale Fire – Vladimir Nabokov The Drowned World – J. 446. 450. Johnson In Cold Blood – Truman Capote The Magus – John Fowles The Vice-Consul – Marguerite Duras Wide Sargasso Sea – Jean Rhys Giles Goat-Boy – John Barth The Crying of Lot 49 – Thomas Pynchon Things – Georges Perec The River Between – Ngugi wa Thiong’o August is a Wicked Month – Edna O’Brien God Bless You. 427. 448. 420. 408. 432. 404. 417. 413.S. 439. 447. 453. 451. 416.G. 405. 458. 419. 444.D. 440.

509. 498. 497. 516. 514. 470. 490. 473. 468. 502. Naked Lunch – William Burroughs The Tin Drum – Günter Grass Absolute Beginners – Colin MacInnes Henderson the Rain King – Saul Bellow Memento Mori – Muriel Spark Billiards at Half-Past Nine – Heinrich Böll Breakfast at Tiffany’s – Truman Capote The Leopard – Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa Pluck the Bud and Destroy the Offspring – Kenzaburo Oe A Town Like Alice – Nevil Shute The Bitter Glass – Eilís Dillon Things Fall Apart – Chinua Achebe Saturday Night and Sunday Morning – Alan Sillitoe Mrs. 482.H. 485. 481. 493. 506. 505.461. 491. 510. 494. ‘Arris Goes to Paris – Paul Gallico Borstal Boy – Brendan Behan The End of the Road – John Barth The Once and Future King – T. 472. White The Bell – Iris Murdoch Jealousy – Alain Robbe-Grillet Voss – Patrick White The Midwich Cuckoos – John Wyndham Blue Noon – Georges Bataille Homo Faber – Max Frisch On the Road – Jack Kerouac Pnin – Vladimir Nabokov Doctor Zhivago – Boris Pasternak The Wonderful “O” – James Thurber Justine – Lawrence Durrell Giovanni’s Room – James Baldwin The Lonely Londoners – Sam Selvon The Roots of Heaven – Romain Gary Seize the Day – Saul Bellow The Floating Opera – John Barth The Lord of the Rings – J. 471. 508. 518. 501. 488. 464.R. 479. 483. 480. 511. 513. 500. 504. 484. 466. Ripley – Patricia Highsmith Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov A World of Love – Elizabeth Bowen The Trusting and the Maimed – James Plunkett The Quiet American – Graham Greene The Last Temptation of Christ – Nikos Kazantzákis The Recognitions – William Gaddis The Ragazzi – Pier Paulo Pasolini Bonjour Tristesse – Françoise Sagan I’m Not Stiller – Max Frisch Self Condemned – Wyndham Lewis The Story of O – Pauline Réage A Ghost at Noon – Alberto Moravia Lord of the Flies – William Golding Under the Net – Iris Murdoch The Go-Between – L. 465.R. 499.P. 512. 507. 487. Tolkien The Talented Mr. 477. 486. 489. 476. 496. 463. 478. 475. 503. 495. 462. 469. 517. Hartley The Long Goodbye – Raymond Chandler The Unnamable – Samuel Beckett Watt – Samuel Beckett Lucky Jim – Kingsley Amis Junkie – William Burroughs The Adventures of Augie March – Saul Bellow Go Tell It on the Mountain – James Baldwin Casino Royale – Ian Fleming . 467. 492. 515. 474.

573. 550. 551. The Judge and His Hangman – Friedrich Dürrenmatt Invisible Man – Ralph Ellison The Old Man and the Sea – Ernest Hemingway Wise Blood – Flannery O’Connor The Killer Inside Me – Jim Thompson Memoirs of Hadrian – Marguerite Yourcenar Malone Dies – Samuel Beckett Day of the Triffids – John Wyndham Foundation – Isaac Asimov The Opposing Shore – Julien Gracq The Catcher in the Rye – J. 563.519. 527. 535. 566. Desani Disobedience – Alberto Moravia Death Sentence – Maurice Blanchot The Heart of the Matter – Graham Greene Cry. 576. 534. 547. Hatterr – G. 569. 570. 520. 546. 531. 544. 562. 541. 560. 533. 574. 530. 529. 548. 542. 525. Robot – Isaac Asimov The Moon and the Bonfires – Cesare Pavese The Garden Where the Brass Band Played – Simon Vestdijk Love in a Cold Climate – Nancy Mitford The Case of Comrade Tulayev – Victor Serge The Heat of the Day – Elizabeth Bowen Kingdom of This World – Alejo Carpentier The Man With the Golden Arm – Nelson Algren Nineteen Eighty-Four – George Orwell All About H. 536. 571. 540. 575. 561. 559. 552. 564.D. 557. 549. Salinger The Rebel – Albert Camus Molloy – Samuel Beckett The End of the Affair – Graham Greene The Abbot C – Georges Bataille The Labyrinth of Solitude – Octavio Paz The Third Man – Graham Greene The 13 Clocks – James Thurber Gormenghast – Mervyn Peake The Grass is Singing – Doris Lessing I. 523. 543. 568.V. 553. 526. 522. 555. 537. 545. 524. 572. 532. the Beloved Country – Alan Paton Doctor Faustus – Thomas Mann The Victim – Saul Bellow Exercises in Style – Raymond Queneau If This Is a Man – Primo Levi Under the Volcano – Malcolm Lowry The Path to the Nest of Spiders – Italo Calvino The Plague – Albert Camus Back – Henry Green Titus Groan – Mervyn Peake The Bridge on the Drina – Ivo Andri? Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh Animal Farm – George Orwell Cannery Row – John Steinbeck The Pursuit of Love – Nancy Mitford Loving – Henry Green Arcanum 17 – André Breton Christ Stopped at Eboli – Carlo Levi The Razor’s Edge – William Somerset Maugham Transit – Anna Seghers Ficciones – Jorge Luis Borges Dangling Man – Saul Bellow The Little Prince – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Caught – Henry Green The Glass Bead Game – Herman Hesse . 558. 556. 565. 567. 521. 539. 554. 538. 528.

612. 579. 578. Midnight – Jean Rhys The Big Sleep – Raymond Chandler After the Death of Don Juan – Sylvie Townsend Warner Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day – Winifred Watson Nausea – Jean-Paul Sartre Rebecca – Daphne du Maurier Cause for Alarm – Eric Ambler Brighton Rock – Graham Greene U. 626. 614. 595. 585. 596. Sayers Threepenny Novel – Bertolt Brecht Novel With Cocaine – M. Embers – Sandor Marai Go Down. 608. 610. 594. Lovecraft Nightwood – Djuna Barnes Independent People – Halldór Laxness Auto-da-Fé – Elias Canetti The Last of Mr.R. 583. Ageyev . 581.P. 609. 625. 593. 631. 615. 616. 620. 603. 599. 580. 591. 619.S. 623. 605. 589. Tolkien The Years – Virginia Woolf In Parenthesis – David Jones The Revenge for Love – Wyndham Lewis Out of Africa – Isak Dineson (Karen Blixen) To Have and Have Not – Ernest Hemingway Summer Will Show – Sylvia Townsend Warner Eyeless in Gaza – Aldous Huxley The Thinking Reed – Rebecca West Gone With the Wind – Margaret Mitchell Keep the Aspidistra Flying – George Orwell Wild Harbour – Ian MacPherson Absalom. 632. 584. 582. 618. Norris – Christopher Isherwood They Shoot Horses. 607.R. 592. 597. 628. 588. 634.577. 617. 627. 586. 622. 613. 630. 600. 629. 611. 604. 587. 606. 601. 633. 602.A. Absalom! – William Faulkner At the Mountains of Madness – H. 621. 624. – John Dos Passos Murphy – Samuel Beckett Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck Their Eyes Were Watching God – Zora Neale Hurston The Hobbit – J. Don’t They? – Horace McCoy The House in Paris – Elizabeth Bowen England Made Me – Graham Greene Burmese Days – George Orwell The Nine Tailors – Dorothy L. Moses – William Faulkner The Outsider – Albert Camus In Sicily – Elio Vittorini The Poor Mouth – Flann O’Brien The Living and the Dead – Patrick White Hangover Square – Patrick Hamilton Between the Acts – Virginia Woolf The Hamlet – William Faulkner Farewell My Lovely – Raymond Chandler For Whom the Bell Tolls – Ernest Hemingway Native Son – Richard Wright The Power and the Glory – Graham Greene The Tartar Steppe – Dino Buzzati Party Going – Henry Green The Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck Finnegans Wake – James Joyce At Swim-Two-Birds – Flann O’Brien Coming Up for Air – George Orwell Goodbye to Berlin – Christopher Isherwood Tropic of Capricorn – Henry Miller Good Morning. 590. 598.

688. 685. 670. 653. Cain Tropic of Cancer – Henry Miller A Handful of Dust – Evelyn Waugh Tender is the Night – F. 673. 679. 636. Angel – Thomas Wolfe Story of the Eye – Georges Bataille Orlando – Virginia Woolf Lady Chatterley’s Lover – D. 690. 646. 681. 664. Lawrence The Well of Loneliness – Radclyffe Hall The Childermass – Wyndham Lewis Quartet – Jean Rhys Decline and Fall – Evelyn Waugh Quicksand – Nella Larsen Parade’s End – Ford Madox Ford Nadja – André Breton Steppenwolf – Herman Hesse Remembrance of Things Past – Marcel Proust To The Lighthouse – Virginia Woolf Tarka the Otter – Henry Williamson Amerika – Franz Kafka The Sun Also Rises – Ernest Hemingway Blindness – Henry Green The Castle – Franz Kafka The Good Soldier Švejk – Jaroslav Hašek . 684. 639. 665. 644. 660. 674. 692. The Postman Always Rings Twice – James M. 656. 637. 649. 659. 655. 645. Somerset Maugham The Apes of God – Wyndham Lewis Her Privates We – Frederic Manning Vile Bodies – Evelyn Waugh The Maltese Falcon – Dashiell Hammett Hebdomeros – Giorgio de Chirico Passing – Nella Larsen A Farewell to Arms – Ernest Hemingway Red Harvest – Dashiell Hammett Living – Henry Green The Time of Indifference – Alberto Moravia All Quiet on the Western Front – Erich Maria Remarque Berlin Alexanderplatz – Alfred Döblin The Last September – Elizabeth Bowen Harriet Hume – Rebecca West The Sound and the Fury – William Faulkner Les Enfants Terribles – Jean Cocteau Look Homeward. 641. Wodehouse Call it Sleep – Henry Roth Miss Lonelyhearts – Nathanael West Murder Must Advertise – Dorothy L. 675. 671. 642. 686. 687. 668. 682. 672. 654. 680. 666. 651.H. 663. 648. 662. 691. 647. 638. 650. 669.G.635. 677. 676. 658. 667. 683. Sayers The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas – Gertrude Stein Testament of Youth – Vera Brittain A Day Off – Storm Jameson The Man Without Qualities – Robert Musil A Scots Quair (Sunset Song) – Lewis Grassic Gibbon Journey to the End of the Night – Louis-Ferdinand Céline Brave New World – Aldous Huxley Cold Comfort Farm – Stella Gibbons To the North – Elizabeth Bowen The Thin Man – Dashiell Hammett The Radetzky March – Joseph Roth The Waves – Virginia Woolf The Glass Key – Dashiell Hammett Cakes and Ale – W. 643. Scott Fitzgerald Thank You. 678. 640. 652. 661. 657. 689. Jeeves – P.

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