The Top Ten: Writers Pick Their Favorite Books8 points

36 Works 231,943 Books 3,998 Reviews ½ 3.9
125 writers submitted top-ten lists of their favorite works. Editor J. Peder Zane then utilized a point system and compiled a best-of list based on all the lists.
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Far Goriot (1835) af Honoré de Balzac
Fiktioner (1944) af Jorge Luis Borges
Bullet Park (1969) af John Cheever
Historien om Michael K (1983) af J. M. Coetzee
Forlis (Lord Jim) (1900) af Joseph Conrad
Den hemmelige agent (1907) af Joseph Conrad
The Deptford Trilogy (1970) af Robertson Davies
Strenge tider (1854) af Charles Dickens
The Ice Age (1977) af Margaret Drabble
Bacchanterne (406 BCE) af Euripides
Forløsning i august (1932) af William Faulkner
Historien om Joseph Andrews og hans ven pastor Abraham Adams' oplevelser (1742) af Henry Fielding
The Gate of Angels (1990) af Penelope Fitzgerald
The Sheltered Life (1932) af Ellen Glasgow
Den røde drage (1981) af Thomas Harris
Den gamle mand og havet (1950) af Ernest Hemingway
Almost Paradise (1984) af Susan Isaacs
Shining Through (1988) af Susan Isaacs
Fiskadoro (1985) af Denis Johnson
Om latter og glemsel (1979) af Milan Kundera
Morgenvandrerens rejse (1952) af C. S. Lewis
Menneskets lod (1933) af André Malraux
Smukke ven (1885) af Guy de Maupassant
The Third Policeman (1967) af Flann O'Brien
Norwood (1966) af Charles Portis
De sataniske vers (1988) af Salman Rushdie
Scaramouche (1921) af Rafael Sabatini
The Raj Quartet (1976) af Paul Scott
Austerlitz (2001) af W. G. Sebald
The Giving Tree (1964) af Shel Silverstein
Sophies valg (1979) af William Styron
Golpo Guchho af Rabindranath Tagore
Uncle Vanya (1897) af Anton Tschechow
Af en Jægers Dagbog (1852) af Ivan Turgenev
Toms eventyr. Med tegn. af Louis Moe. På dansk ved N. P. Jensen. Omslagstegn. efter Louis Moe af Oskar Jørgensen. Overs. efter The adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) af Mark Twain
The Importance of Being Earnest (1895) af Oscar Wilde

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