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10 Writers at the Top of Their Game

  • FICTION

    SONG OF SOLOMON

    SEPT. 1, 1977

SONG OF SOLOMON

by Toni Morrison

The gut-soul of Roots, with which this will be recklessly, inevitably linked, and a handsome display of a major talent. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE ROAD

    OCT. 2, 2006

FICTION

THE ROAD

by Cormac McCarthy

A novel of horrific beauty, where death is the only truth. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    A VISIT FROM THE GOON SQUAD

    JUNE 8, 2010

FICTION

A VISIT FROM THE GOON SQUAD

by Jennifer Egan

Another ambitious change of pace from talented and visionary Egan, who reinvents the novel for the 21st century while... Full review >

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    GILEAD

    NOV. 1, 2004

FICTION

GILEAD

by Marilynne Robinson

Robinson has composed, with its cascading perfections of symbols, a novel as big as a nation, as quiet as thought, and... Full review >

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