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Mark Flowers (droogmark) | 6 comments Zuckerman novels:
The Ghost Writer (1979)
Zuckerman Unbound (1981)
The Anatomy Lesson (1983)
The Prague Orgy (1985)

The Counterlife (1986)
American Pastoral (1997)
I Married a Communist (1998)
The Human Stain (2000)
Exit Ghost (2007)

Roth novels:
Deception: A Novel (1990)
Operation Shylock: A Confession (1993)
The Plot Against America (2004)

Kepesh novels:
The Breast (1972)
The Professor of Desire (1977)
The Dying Animal (2001)

Other novels:
Goodbye, Columbus (1959)
Letting Go (1962)
When She Was Good (1967)
Portnoy's Complaint (1969)
Our Gang (1971)
The Great American Novel (1973)
My Life As a Man (1974)
Sabbath's Theater (1995)

Short novels:
Everyman (2006)
Indignation (2008)
The Humbling (2009)
Nemesis (2010)

Nonfiction:
The Facts: A Novelist's Autobiography (1988)
Patrimony: A True Story (1991)

Collections:
Reading Myself and Others (1976)
A Philip Roth Reader (1980, revised edition 1993)
Shop Talk (2001)


message 2: by Mark (new)

Mark Flowers (droogmark) | 6 comments I'm pretty close on this one. My memory fails me as to whether I've read all the Kepesh books, but I've definitely finished Zuckerman and Roth. I think all I have to go is:

Our Gang
My Life as a Man
Everyman
Shop Talk


message 3: by Lobstergirl (new)

Lobstergirl | 123 comments I've read 8. Just finished Letting Go. I don't know if I will complete them all. As a novelist Roth strikes me as somewhat like Norman Mailer in that both are so talented, but sometimes their talent fails them. One novel will be terrific, another ghastly. Or a novel will contain spurts of exceptional brilliance but also passages of mucky dreck.


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