By David C. Major, John S. Major
Readers in every single place recognize that not anything soothes the spirit like sinking right into a extraordinary e-book. If you're considered one of that satisfied band, you'll quick realize the authors of this encouraged interpreting advisor as kindred spirits. right here David and John significant have selected 100 books that may each one be delightfully ate up in a single quiet night. protecting different types from myth to fiction, historical past to humor, secret to memoir, this addictive quantity good points books to compare your entire moods—by either celebrated writers and talented unknowns, including:
• Russell Baker • Willa Cather • Raymond Chandler • F. Scott Fitzgerald • Graham Greene • Edith Hamilton • Dashiell Hammett • Helene Hanff • Ernest Hemingway • Patricia Highsmith • Shirley Jackson • Henry James • W. Somerset Maugham • Mary McCarthy • Walter Mosley • Vladimir Nabokov • Patrick O'Brian • Barbara Pym • Phillip Roth • Vikram Seth • Isaac Bashevis Singer • C. P. Snow • Dylan Thomas • Evelyn Waugh • Edith Wharton • Laura Ingalls Wilder • Virginia Woolf
Each choice includes an pleasing dialogue of what makes the publication certain, from an adventurous writing kind to a distinct humorousness. The Majors additionally percentage insights concerning the authors and literary anecdotes, in addition to suggest different gem stones on an identical topic or through an identical author.
A literary significant other to appreciate and seek advice from many times, a hundred One-Night Reads is a masterpiece in its personal correct!
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