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28 October 2005 @ 04:36 pm
Another 100 Book List - Time Magazine  
Will I guess everyone makes a reading list at sometime or other. Here is Time Magazine's list. Apologies if this is getting old.

"How We Picked the List
By Richard Lacayo

Welcome to the massive, anguished, exalted undertaking that is the ALL TIME 100 books list. The parameters: English language novels published anywhere in the world since 1923, the year that TIME Magazine began, which, before you ask, means that Ulysses (1922) doesn't make the cut. In May, Time.com posted a similar list, of 100 movies picked by our film critics, Richard Corliss and Richard Schickel. This one is chosen by me, Richard Lacayo, and my colleague Lev Grossman, whom we sometimes cite as proof that you don't need to be named Richard to be hired as a critic at TIME, though apparently it helps. Just ask our theater critic, Richard Zoglin..."
(The whole article is here).

The Complete List
In Alphabetical Order
A - B
The Adventures of Augie March - Saul Bellow

All the King's Men - Robert Penn Warren

American Pastoral - Philip Roth

An American Tragedy - Theodore Dreiser

Animal Farm - George Orwell

Appointment in Samarra - John O'Hara
(The rest of the list is here).
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Nancyanaelsusabo on October 29th, 2005 06:25 pm (UTC)
I love books!...Reading, reading....for ever. (part of my Heaven)