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Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist
The Longest Night
The Portable Veblen
Stars Over Sunset Boulevard
Platinum Doll
The Cinematic Legacy of Frank Sinatra
Go Set a Watchman
Fates and Furies
Between the World and Me
My Name Is Lucy Barton
My Life on the Road
A Little Life
Americanah
A Spool of Blue Thread
The Rest of Us Just Live Here
Purity
Welcome to Night Vale
We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves
Saga, Volume 5
Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl: A Memoir
Our Souls at Night
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Help by Kathryn StockettThe Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark TwainFried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
Best Southern Literature
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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Help by Kathryn StockettAt Road's End by Zoe SaadiaTwo Rivers by Zoe SaadiaThe Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
Best American Historical Fiction
173 books — 200 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Help by Kathryn StockettThe Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark TwainMidnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt
Best Southern Books
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John Adams by David McCullough1776 by David McCulloughTeam of Rivals by Doris Kearns GoodwinA People's History of the United States by Howard ZinnBattle Cry of Freedom by James M. McPherson
Best American History Books
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A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee WilliamsDeath of a Salesman by Arthur MillerThe Crucible by Arthur MillerThe Glass Menagerie by Tennessee WilliamsWho's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee
Best American Plays
189 books — 278 voters
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldA Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty  SmithBreakfast at Tiffany's by Truman CapoteExtremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
Tales of New York City
980 books — 904 voters

Popular American Books

The Great Gatsby
The Catcher in the Rye
To Kill a Mockingbird
Of Mice and Men
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn, #2)
The Old Man and the Sea
Slaughterhouse-Five
The Scarlet Letter

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Dan Chaon Stay Awake
The acclaimed author of Await Your Reply runs the gauntlet from edgy introspection to psychological horror in Stay Awake, a new collection of emotive short fiction.
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Bret Easton Ellis
The seals stupidly dive off rocks into swirling black water, barking mindlessly. The zookeepers feed them dead fish. A crowd gathers around the tank, mostly adults, a few accompanied by children. On the seals' tank a plaque warns: COINS CAN KILL——IF SWALLOWED, COINS CAN LODGE IN AN ANIMAL'S STOMACH AND CAUSE ULCERS, INFECTIONS AND DEATH. DO NOT THROW COINS IN THE POOL. So what do I do? Toss a handful of change into the tank when none of the zookeepers are watching. It's not the seals I hate——it' ...more
Bret Easton Ellis, American Psycho

Bret Easton Ellis
Do you know what Ed Gein said about women?" [...] "'When I see a pretty girl walking down the street I think two things. One part of me wants to take her out and talk to her and be real nice and sweet and treat her right.'" I stop finish my J&B in one swallow. "What does the other part of him think?" Hamlin asks tentatively. "What her head would look like on a stick
Bret Easton Ellis, American Psycho

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