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    A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

The best American novel to emerge from World War I, A Farewell to Arms is the unforgettable story on an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful nurse.

Year: 1929
Genre: World War I

    Red Harvest by Dashiell Hammett

When the last honest citizen of Poisonville was murdered, the Continental Op stayed on to punish the guilty -- even if that meant taking on an entire town.

Year: 1929
Genre: ActionHardboiled Detective

    A Coffin for Dimitrios by Eric Ambler

A chance encounter with a Turkish colonel leads Charles Latimer, the author of a handful of successful mysteries, into a world of sinister political and criminal maneuvers.

Year: 1939
Genre: AntiheroEspionage

    The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

The Old Man and the Sea is one of Hemingway's most enduring works. Told in language of great simplicity and power, it is the story of an old Cuban fisherman, down on his luck, and his supreme ordeal -- a relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream.

Year: 1952
Genre: Sea Stories

    Gadget Man by Ron Goulart

A new political map of America's west coast...Its dark wit bites through a brittle, phony, not-so-far-off world, exposing its hollow insides.

Year: 1972
Genre: Near Future

 

 

Titles

Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1929A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway World War I
1929Red Harvest by Dashiell Hammett Action, Hardboiled Detective, Continental Op
1939A Coffin for Dimitrios by Eric Ambler Antihero, Espionage, Istanbul
1952The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway Sea Stories, Cuba
1972Gadget Man by Ron Goulart Near Future, Fragmented America
1975Peace by Gene Wolfe Speculative
1980Shadow & Claw by Gene Wolfe Science Fiction, The Book of the New Sun
1998Groucho Marx, Master Detective by Ron Goulart Comic Mystery, Groucho Marx, Hollywood
2008An Evil Guest by Gene Wolfe Supernatural
2015A Borrowed Man by Gene Wolfe Speculative, Genetic Engineering
2015Doc Savage: The Sinister Shadow by Lester Dent Hero Pulps
2020Interlibrary Loan by Gene Wolfe Speculative
2021Lest Darkness Fall & Timeless Tales Written in Tribute by L. Sprague de Camp Action & Adventure SF, Alternate History, Time Travel
2021The Hemingway Stories by Ernest Hemingway Literature, Short Stories

 

 

 


 

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