Criticism Book Lists

Portishead's Dummy by R.J. WheatonIn the Aeroplane Over the Sea by Kim CooperLet's Talk About Love by Carl WilsonExile on Main St. by Bill JanovitzDusty in Memphis by Warren Zanes
113 books — 36 voters

Yours Mine Ours by Bridgitte LesleyBeating Heart by Anna El-EiniAtonement by Ian McEwanThe Albino Album by Chavisa WoodsFrom My Mama's Kitchen by Johnny Tan
Contemporary Gift Book Ideas
32 books — 25 voters
Illuminations by Walter BenjaminAspects of the Novel by E.M. ForsterThe Western Canon by Harold BloomThe Art of Fiction by David LodgeExistentialism from Dostoevsky to Sartre by Walter Kaufmann
Works of Literary Criticism
91 books — 23 voters

The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction by John CluteArchaeologies of the Future by Fredric JamesonThe Dreams Our Stuff is Made Of by Thomas M. DischCritical Theory and Science Fiction by Carl Howard FreedmanThe Seven Beauties of Science Fiction by Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr.
Science Fiction Criticism
24 books — 12 voters

Maps and Legends by Michael ChabonNew Maps Of Hell by Kingsley AmisSupergods by Grant MorrisonWriting Down the Dragon by Tom  SimonMarvel Comics by Sean Howe
Best Books About Genre Fiction
18 books — 3 voters
Poetics by AristotleThe Republic by PlatoSatires, Epistles and Ars Poetica by HoracePoets in a Landscape by Gilbert HighetSidney's The Defence of Poesy and Selected Renaissance Litera... by Philip Sidney
Ars Poetica
24 books — 1 voter

EarthBound by Ken BaumannChrono Trigger by Michael P. WilliamsZZT by Anna AnthropyGalaga by Michael KimballJagged Alliance 2 by Darius Kazemi
Boss Fight Books
6 books — 1 voter
Second Reading by Jonathan YardleyH.M. Pulham, Esq. by John P. MarquandThe Daughter of Time by Josephine TeyW.C. Fields by Robert Lewis TaylorThe Autumn of the Patriarch by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
Jonathan Yardley's Second Readings
99 books — 1 voter

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