29 Books Recommended by Jennifer Egan


Jennifer Egan is an American novelist and short story writer who lives in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Egan’s novel A Visit from the Goon Squad won the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and National Book Critics Circle Award for fiction.

1. A Flag for Sunrise by Robert Stone


2. A Sport and a Pastime by James Salter


3. A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments by David Foster Wallace


4. Birds of America: Stories by Lorrie Moore


5. Emma (Collins Classics) by Jane Austen


6. Germinal by Emile Zola


7. Good Morning, Midnight by Jean Rhys


8. Gravity’s Rainbow by Thomas Pynchon


9. Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison


10. Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem


11. Push by Sapphire


12. Rabbit Redux by John Updike


13. Rock Springs by Richard Ford


14. Sometimes a Great Notion by Ken Kesey


15. The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson


16. The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing


17. The Heart of the Matter by Graham Greene


18. The House of Mirth (Wordsworth Classics) by Edith Wharton


19. The Image: A Guide to Pseudo-Events in America (50th Anniversary Edition) by Daniel J. Boorstin


20. The Information by Martin Amis


21. The Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann


22. The Society of the Spectacle by Guy Debord


23. The Transit of Venus by Shirley Hazzard


24. The Turn of the Screw & The Aspern Papers by Henry James


25. Ulysses by James Joyce


26. Underworld by Don DeLillo


27. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy


28. White Teeth by Zadie Smith


29. You Must Remember This by Joyce Carol Oates


Source: http://www.strandbooks.com

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