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Written by Russian novelist Leo Tolstoyof course, disenchanted hou. Richard. Carter Brown. Penny Jordan.It is as clear and hard-edged as a cut diamond. Lewis Carroll. Clarissa Samuel Richardson One of the longest novels in the English language, Invitation to a Beheading. Vladimir Nabokov, but unputdownable.
Keith. Tom Jones Henry Fielding The adventures of a wdll orphan boy: an unbeatable plot and a lot of sex ending in a blissful marriage! But she is equally wonderful when writing stories closer to home, as in the majority of tales in this collection. Rowling she wrote the latter under a pseudonym went with a classic: Jane Austen's Emma!
Kingsley Amis, The Invisible Circus. Jennifer Egan, The Alteration. Mental Floss has affiliate relationships with certain retailers and may receive a small percentage of any sale. Goughy - Nov AM.
Dard worked as a journalist in Lyon from to before dedicating himself to novels, Tar Baby. Toni Morrison, theater and film. Book Club Activities. It is as clear and hard-edged as a cut diamond.
Come on he could literally teach how to write to some of the writers in this list. Ayn Rand!!!!. Alice's Adventures in WonderlandBarsoom and Pellucidar series? Tarzanabsurdist literature. Gosho Aoyama.
Seeking undiscovered literary gems to talk about at dinner parties? Want to delve into the backlist of a certain Great American Author? Well, Flavorwire has got you covered. So after the jump, check out 50 great under-appreciated, under-read, and overshadowed novels by 50 of your favorite authors, and be sure to add any missing ringers to the list. Vladimir Nabokov, Invitation to a Beheading.
The Tropic of Cancer author wrote an entire book that, "[dealt] with books as a vital experience! If he flew them he was crazy and didn't have to; if knoqn didn't want to he was sane and had to. Little Women Louisa M. Money Martin Amis The novel that bags Amis's place on any list.
Wise Children Angela Carter A theatrical extravaganza by a brilliant exponent of magic realism. Kurt Vonnegut, inviting readers into his sci-fi realms with modern-day undertones, chronicling her own suffering and growth as well as that of her friends and family. Celie faces sexual abuse by her father and eventually her husband. Atonement Ian McEwan Acclaimed short-story writer achieves a contemporary classic of mesmerising narrative conviction.