American Fiction

Fiction with an American setting.

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Future Home of the Living God
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Her Body and Other Parties
Heather, the Totality
The Buried Book
The Trapped Girl (Tracy Crosswhite #4)
Her Final Breath (Tracy Crosswhite, #2)
The People We Hate at the Wedding
The Whole Town's Talking
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Ill Will
Golden Hill
The Far Empty
Grief Cottage
The Risen
New York 2140
Glory over Everything: Beyond The Kitchen House
Wylding Hall
The Great Gatsby
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Catcher in the Rye
Of Mice and Men
The Grapes of Wrath
The Old Man and the Sea
The Road
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
A Farewell to Arms
The Sun Also Rises (Fiesta)
On the Road
The Scarlet Letter
The Help
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1)

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Jonathan Franzen Freedom
The celebrated scribe of The Corrections talks about his latest portrait of an American family in Freedom and argues that a book doesn't have to be difficult to be great.
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
You can’t even read American fiction to get a sense of how actual life is lived these days. You read American fiction to learn about dysfunctional white folk doing things that are weird to normal white folks.
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Shirley Jackson
All of the village was of a piece, a time, and a style; it was as though the people needed the ugliness of the village, and fed on it. The houses and the stores seemed to have been set up in contemptuous haste to provide shelter for the drab and the unpleasant, and the Rochester house and the Blackwood house and even the town hall had been brought here perhaps accidentally from some far lovely country where people lived with grace. Perhaps the fine houses had been captured—perhaps as punishment ...more
Shirley Jackson

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