My Top 13 Works of Fiction Dealing with Alcoholism

A Listmania! list by C. B Reardon (Brooklyn Heights, NY)
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Big Sur
1.  Big Sur by Jack Kerouac
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  "If there had to be ONE, here it is.  A heartbreaking masterpiece."
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The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Dover Thrift Editions)
2.  The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Dover Thrift Editions) by Robert Louis Stevenson
The list author says:
  "And you thought it was a sci-fi BBC special?"
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A Fan's Notes
3.  A Fan's Notes by Frederick Exley
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  "This one's STILL underrated."
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John Barleycorn: "Alcoholic Memoirs" (Oxford World's Classics)
4.  John Barleycorn: "Alcoholic Memoirs" (Oxford World's Classics) by Jack London
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  "The classic, if a bit archaic for the modern reader."
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Answered Prayers
5.  Answered Prayers by Truman Capote
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  "Especially "Unspoiled Monsters", the first novella in it."
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The Iceman Cometh
6.  The Iceman Cometh by Eugene Gladstone O'Neill
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  "At its worse, guys."
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Where I'm Calling From: Selected Stories
7.  Where I'm Calling From: Selected Stories by Raymond Carver
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  "Thought I was forgetting something?"
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Touch (Elmore Leonard Library)
8.  Touch (Elmore Leonard Library) by Elmore Leonard
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  "Always an idee fixe with Leonard."
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Three by Tennessee: Sweet Bird of Youth; The Rose Tattoo; The Night of the Iguana (Signet Classic)
9.  Three by Tennessee: Sweet Bird of Youth; The Rose Tattoo; The Night of the Iguana (Signet Classic) by Tennessee Williams
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  "IGUANA, in particular"
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The Shining
10.  The Shining by Stephen King
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  "By a man who can depict its horrors quite well!"
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The Power and the Glory (Twentieth Century Classics)
11.  The Power and the Glory (Twentieth Century Classics) by Graham Greene
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  "Wow."
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The Alcoholics
12.  The Alcoholics by Jim Thompson
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  "Ok, a light one."
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Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
13.  Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee
The list author says:
  "No comment necessary."
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