reading i enjoyed november 2011-june 2012

A Listmania! list by Nathan B. Smith
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Suttree
1.  Suttree by Cormac McCarthy
$11.10   Used & New from: $2.19
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Stories of Anton Chekhov
2.  Stories of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov
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  "+ others"
$11.98   Used & New from: $7.40
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (39 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

I, etcetera: Stories
3.  I, etcetera: Stories by Susan Sontag
$14.56   Used & New from: $0.55

A Frolic of His Own
4.  A Frolic of His Own by William Gaddis
$22.50   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Lust (Masks)
5.  Lust (Masks) by Elfriede Jelinek
$9.81   Used & New from: $1.55
2.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Parallel Stories: A Novel
6.  Parallel Stories: A Novel by Peter Nadas
$31.73   Used & New from: $0.19
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Gold-Bug
7.  The Gold-Bug by Edgar Allan Poe
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$3.74   Used & New from: $3.64
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Duchamp: A Biography
8.  Duchamp: A Biography by Calvin Tomkins
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  "+ lives of the artists + merchants and masterpieces"
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Growth of the Soil (Dover Books on Literature & Drama)
9.  Growth of the Soil (Dover Books on Literature & Drama) by Knut Hamsun
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  "+ pan + wanderers"
$9.58   Used & New from: $4.06
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (52 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Fatale (New York Review Books Classics)
10.  Fatale (New York Review Books Classics) by Jean-Patrick Manchette
$10.68   Used & New from: $4.77
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

The Anatomy of a Moment: Thirty-Five Minutes in History and Imagination
11.  The Anatomy of a Moment: Thirty-Five Minutes in History and Imagination by Javier Cercas
$13.83   Used & New from: $2.00
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare (Penguin Classics)
12.  The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare (Penguin Classics) by G.K. Chesterton
$10.17   Used & New from: $4.18
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (211 customer reviews)

Collected Prose (American Literature Series)
13.  Collected Prose (American Literature Series) by Robert Creeley
$12.56   Used & New from: $1.99
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Collected Fiction (American Literature Series)
14.  Collected Fiction (American Literature Series) by Louis Zukofsky
$14.85   Used & New from: $1.33
3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Open Secrets: Stories
15.  Open Secrets: Stories by Alice Munro
$12.58   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

63: Dream Palace
16.  63: Dream Palace by James Purdy
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Selected Tales and Poems
17.  Selected Tales and Poems by Herman Melville
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Extinction: A Novel (Vintage International)
18.  Extinction: A Novel (Vintage International) by Thomas Bernhard
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  "+ correction"
$13.16   Used & New from: $8.53
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Tomb for 500,000 Soldiers
19.  Tomb for 500,000 Soldiers by Pierre Guyotat
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

The Year of Magical Thinking
20.  The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion
$9.49   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (818 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Crowds and Power
21.  Crowds and Power by Elias Canetti
$16.13   Used & New from: $3.50
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

The Collected Prose: 1948-1998
22.  The Collected Prose: 1948-1998 by Zbigniew Herbert
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The Geography of the Imagination: Forty Essays (Nonpareil Book, 78)
23.  The Geography of the Imagination: Forty Essays (Nonpareil Book, 78) by Guy Davenport
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Berg (British Literature Series)
24.  Berg (British Literature Series) by Ann Quin
$10.76   Used & New from: $6.75
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

The Burnt Ones
25.  The Burnt Ones by Patrick White
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Stories in an Almost Classical Mode
26.  Stories in an Almost Classical Mode by Harold Brodkey
$18.90   Used & New from: $0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty
27.  The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty by Eudora Welty
$13.45   Used & New from: $0.30
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)

A Raw Youth (Dodo Press)
28.  A Raw Youth (Dodo Press) by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
$38.74   Used & New from: $34.68
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Travels in Arabia Deserta, Vol. 1
29.  Travels in Arabia Deserta, Vol. 1 by Charles Montagu Doughty
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Masscult and Midcult: Essays Against the American Grain (New York Review Books Classics)
30.  Masscult and Midcult: Essays Against the American Grain (New York Review Books Classics) by Dwight Macdonald
$12.28   Used & New from: $7.88
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Gravity's Rainbow (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
31.  Gravity's Rainbow (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) by Thomas Pynchon
$11.86   Used & New from: $7.23
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (408 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Too Much Flesh and Jabez (American Literature Series)
32.  Too Much Flesh and Jabez (American Literature Series) by Coleman Dowell
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  "+ island people"
$8.96   Used & New from: $0.68
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Pulphead: Essays
33.  Pulphead: Essays by John Jeremiah Sullivan
$12.81   Used & New from: $1.88
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration
34.  Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration by David Wojnarowicz
$10.49   Used & New from: $4.95
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Let Us Now Praise Famous Men: The American Classic, in Words and Photographs, of Three Tenant Families in the Deep South
35.  Let Us Now Praise Famous Men: The American Classic, in Words and Photographs, of Three Tenant Families in the Deep South by James Agee
$12.61   Used & New from: $4.05
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (54 customer reviews)

Storytown: Stories (American Literature Series)
36.  Storytown: Stories (American Literature Series) by Susan Daitch
$11.11   Used & New from: $0.01

Ice (Peter Owen Modern Classic)
37.  Ice (Peter Owen Modern Classic) by Anna Kavan
$15.56   Used & New from: $10.39
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

The Good Soldiers
38.  The Good Soldiers by David Finkel
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (324 customer reviews)

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Stntango
39.  Stntango by László Krasznahorkai
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

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Hotel Splendid (European Women Writers)
40.  Hotel Splendid (European Women Writers) by Marie Redonnet
$10.76   Used & New from: $1.77
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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My year of magical thinking 1 Jul 3, 2007
Learning to let go of control 1 Dec 4, 2006
Special thanks to Joan Didion 2 Jan 4, 2006
 
   

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