The New Yorker 20 Under 40 List 2010

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The list author says: "The New Yorker has chosen its “20 Under 40” list of fiction writers worth watching for 2010. This would make a great list for readers of literary fiction. They are Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, 32; Chris Adrian, 39; Daniel Alarcón, 33; David Bezmozgis, 37; Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, 38; Joshua Ferris, 35; Jonathan Safran Foer, 33; Nell Freudenberger, 35; Rivka Galchen, 34; Nicole Krauss, 35; Yiyun Li, 37; Dinaw Mengestu, 31; Philipp Meyer, 36; C. E. Morgan, 33; Téa Obreht, 24; Z Z Packer, 37; Karen Russell, 28; Salvatore Scibona, 35; Gary Shteyngart, 37; and Wells Tower, 37."
Half of a Yellow Sun
1.  Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
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The Thing Around Your Neck
2.  The Thing Around Your Neck by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
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Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
3.  Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
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Everything Is Illuminated: A Novel
4.  Everything Is Illuminated: A Novel by Jonathan Safran Foer
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A Better Angel: Stories
5.  A Better Angel: Stories by Chris Adrian
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The Children's Hospital
6.  The Children's Hospital by Chris Adrian
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The Secret Miracle: The Novelist's Handbook
7.  The Secret Miracle: The Novelist's Handbook by Daniel Alarcón
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War by Candlelight: Stories
8.  War by Candlelight: Stories by Daniel Alarcón
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Natasha: And Other Stories
9.  Natasha: And Other Stories by David Bezmozgis
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Ms. Hempel Chronicles
10.  Ms. Hempel Chronicles by Sarah Shun-lien Bynum
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Madeleine Is Sleeping (Harvest Book)
11.  Madeleine Is Sleeping (Harvest Book) by Sarah Shun-lien Bynum
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The Unnamed
12.  The Unnamed by Joshua Ferris
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Then We Came to the End: A Novel
13.  Then We Came to the End: A Novel by Joshua Ferris
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Lucky Girls: Stories
14.  Lucky Girls: Stories by Nell Freudenberger
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The Dissident: A Novel (P.S.)
15.  The Dissident: A Novel (P.S.) by Nell Freudenberger
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Atmospheric Disturbances: A Novel
16.  Atmospheric Disturbances: A Novel by Rivka Galchen
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The History of Love
17.  The History of Love by Nicole Krauss
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Great House: A Novel
18.  Great House: A Novel by Nicole Krauss
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Man Walks Into a Room
19.  Man Walks Into a Room by Nicole Krauss
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The Future Dictionary of America
20.  The Future Dictionary of America by Jonathan Safran Foer
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A Thousand Years of Good Prayers: Stories
21.  A Thousand Years of Good Prayers: Stories by Yiyun Li
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The Vagrants: A Novel
22.  The Vagrants: A Novel by Yiyun Li
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Gold Boy, Emerald Girl: Stories
23.  Gold Boy, Emerald Girl: Stories by Yiyun Li
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The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears
24.  The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu
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How to Read the Air
25.  How to Read the Air by Dinaw Mengestu
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American Rust: A Novel (Random House Reader's Circle)
26.  American Rust: A Novel (Random House Reader's Circle) by Philipp Meyer
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All the Living: A Novel
27.  All the Living: A Novel by C. E. Morgan
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The Tiger's Wife: A Novel
28.  The Tiger's Wife: A Novel by Téa Obreht
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3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (693 customer reviews)

Drinking Coffee Elsewhere
29.  Drinking Coffee Elsewhere by ZZ. Packer
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St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves (Vintage Contemporaries)
30.  St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves (Vintage Contemporaries) by Karen Russell
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The End
31.  The End by Salvatore Scibona
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Super Sad True Love Story: A Novel
32.  Super Sad True Love Story: A Novel by Gary Shteyngart
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The Russian Debutante's Handbook
33.  The Russian Debutante's Handbook by Gary Shteyngart
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Absurdistan: A Novel
34.  Absurdistan: A Novel by Gary Shteyngart
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Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned: Stories
35.  Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned: Stories by Wells Tower
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