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Mainstream/Literary Book

The Preditors & Editors / Critters Best Ever Readers' Poll honors the best works ever published and their creators. Vote for your favorites!

Entries for each category are listed in order by score by default. Click the name for more information about that entry.

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18.5223 Collected Works of William FaulknerWilliam FaulknerC
27.8563 Still Life with WoodpeckerTom Robbins
37.8306 CONFEDERACY OF DUNCESJohn Kennedy Toole
47.59810 Pride and PrejudiceJane Austen
57.5351 As Meat Loves SaltMaria McCann
57.5351 As Meat Loves SaltMaria McCann
57.5351 SashaBrian porter
67.4976 One Hundred Years of SolitudeGabriel Garcia Marquez
77.3914 Cry, The Beloved CountryAlan Paton
77.3914 The Brothers KaramazovFyodor Dostoevsky
87.3367 Little WomanLouisa May Alcott
97.1435 Last of the MohicansJames Fenimore Cooper
107.1414 Of Human BondageW. Somerset Maugham
107.1414 Jane EyreCharlotte Bronte
117.04720 The Great GatsbyF. Scott Fitzgerald
126.8367 The Lord of the FliesWilliam Golding
136.60711 The Grapes of WrathJohn Steinbeck
146.5351 AnthemAyn Rand
156.5223 The Violent Bear it AwayFlannery O'Connor
166.4042 The Sun Also RisesErnest Hemingway
176.3739 Breakfast of ChampionsKurt Vonnegut
186.1893 The Quiet AmericanGraham Greene
186.1893 Devil's CubGeorgette Heyer
196.1435 Madame BovaryGustave Flaubert
205.9042 I, ClaudiusRobert Graves
215.8914 Les MiserablesVictor Hugo
225.86211 Heart of DarknessJoseph Conrad
235.5398 Dandelion WineRay Bradbury
245.5351 Martin EdenJack London
255.3914 Far From the Madding CrowdThomas Hardy
265.3435 Jonathon Livingston SeagullRichard Bach
275.1893 CreationGore Vidal
284.9976 Great ExpectationsCharles Dickens
294.9042 RoomEmma Donoghue
314.5223 Skin of a LionMichael Ondaatje
324.1893 Lord JimJoseph Conrad
333.8306 Catcher in the RyeJ.D. Salinger
343.4042 The CitadelA.J. Cronin
352.5223 Tropic of CancerHenry Miller
362.4042 AnnaKarenina
370.8914 Angels and DemonsDan Brown
38-1.4651 GileadMarilynne RobinsonS1
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