Michael Dirda title suggestions


Michael Dirda’s title suggestions from his workshop, “Choosing Great Books,” at the Fairfax County Public Library’s Book Club Conference, Sept. 7, 2013

One Hundred Years of Solitude Garcia Marquez, Gabriel
Kim Kipling, Rudyard
The Riddle of the Sands Childers, Erskine
The Thirty-Nine Steps Buchan, John
Coffin for Dimitrios Ambler, Eric
Third Man Greene, Graham
The Left Hand of Darkness Le Guin, Ursula
Death on the Installment Plan Celine, Louis-Ferdinand
Housekeeping Robinson, Marilynne
Gilead Robinson, Marilynne
Storm of Steel Junger, Ernst
The Stars My Destination Bester, Alfred
Out of Africa Dinesen, Isak
A Childhood: the Biography of a Place Crews, Harry
Diary of a Seducer Kierkegaard, Soren
Cane Toomer, Jean
Eminent Victorians Strachey, Lytton
The Maltese Falcon Hammett, Dashiell
The Three Coffins Carr, John Dickson
The Road to Oxiana Byron, Robert
In Patagonia Chatwin, Bruce
Arabian Sands Thesiger, Wilfred
The Good Soldier Ford, Ford Madox
A Sport and a Pastime Salter, James
Adolphe Constant, Benjamin

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