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American Literature

Literature Written by Americans

AuthorWork
Thornton Wilder Our Town
William Saroyan The Human Comedy
Jonathan Edwards Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God
James Baldwin Go Tell It on the Mountain
Lillian Hellman The Little Foxes
William Styron Sophie's Choice
Henry James Daisy Miller
Henry James The Ambassadors
James Agee A Death in the Family
Stephen Vincent Benet The Devil and Daniel Webster
Tennessee Williams The Glass Menagerie
Gertrude Stein The Autobiography of Alice Toklas
Kurt Vonnegut Slaughterhouse Five
Henry David Thoreau Walden
Thornton Wilder The Bridge of San Luis Rey
Henry James The Americans
William Faulkner The Sound and the Fury
Toni Morrison The Bluest Eye
Larry McMurtry Terms of Endearment
Ray Bradbury The Illustrated Man
John Steinbeck The Red Pony
Kurt Vonnegut Cat's Cradle
Saul Bellow Herzog
Upton Sinclair The Jungle
Thomas Paine Common Sense
John Steinbeck The Winter of Our Discontent
Toni Morrison Tar Baby
John Dos Passos U.S.A Trilogy
John Updike "Rabbit" Saga
Dashiell Hammett Maltese Falcon
F. Scott Fitzgerald This Side of Paradise
William Faulkner As I Lay Dying
Carson McCullers The Ballad of the Sad Cafe
Norman Mailer The Naked and the Dead
William Faulkner Light in August
Stephen Crane The Red Badge of Courage
Ernest Hemingway The Sun Also Rises
Ernest Hemingway Death in the Afternoon
Henry James The Portrait of a Lady
Henry James The Bostonians
Joseph Heller Good as Gold
Jack Schaffer Shane
Sinclair Lewis Dodsworth
William Faulkner Absalom, Absalom
Gertrude Stein The Making of Americans
Robert Sherwood Abe Lincoln in Illinois
Bernard Malamud The Fixer
Saul Bellow The Adventures of Augie March
James Dickey Deliverance
Richard Wright Black Boy
Ralph Ellison Invisible Man
Sylvia Plath The Colossus
Mark Twain Life on the Mississippi
Thomas Wolfe Look Homeward, Angel
Joseph Heller Catch-22
Nathaniel Hawthorne The House of the Seven Gables
Sylvia Plath The Bell Jar
Alice Walker The Color Purple
Louisa May Alcott Little Women
John Steinbeck Of Mice and Men
F. Scott Fitzgerald The Last Tycoon
Mark Twain The Man that Corrupted Hadleyburg
Joel Chandler Harris Uncle Remus
F. Scott Fitzgerald Tender is the Night
Henry James Turn of the Screw
John Steinbeck Cannery Row
Ben Franklin Poor Richard's Almanac
Ray Bradbury Fahrenheit 451
Herman Melville Billy Budd
Mark Twain The Prince and the Pauper
Jack London The Call of the Wild
John Steinbeck East of Eden
John Steinbeck The Grapes of Wrath
Truman Capote Breakfast at Tiffany's
Ernest Hemingway For Whom the Bell Tolls
Harriet Beecher Stowe Uncle Tom's Cabin
John Steinbeck Tortilla Flat
Jack London White Fang
Mark Twain The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County
Sinclair Lewis Arrowsmith
Truman Capote In Cold Blood
Larry McMurtry Lonesome Dove
James Fenimore Cooper The Pilot
Carl Sandburg Rootabaga Stories
Stephen Crane The Open Boat and Other Tales of Adventure
Ed Streeter Father of the Bride
William Dean Howells The Rise of Silas Lapham
Eudora Welty Losing Battles
William Faulkner Requiem for a Nun
John Dos Passos Manhattan Transfer
Larry McMurtry The Last Picture Show
James M. Cain The Postman Always Rings Twice
Edgar Lee Masters Spoon River Anthology
Booth Tarkington The Magnificent Ambersons
Washington Irving The Legends of the Alhambra
Thornton Wilder The Matchmaker
Edna Ferber Showboat
Leon Uris Exodus
Washington Irving A History of New York
Jack Kerouac On The Road
Edna Ferber Giant
Gore Vidal Burr
Eugene O'Neill Ah! Wilderness
August Wilson Fences
Eugene O'Neill Desire Under the Elms
Robert Sherwood The Petrified Forest
Willa Cather My Antonia
Sam Shepherd Paris, Texas
Sinclair Lewis Babbitt
Larry McMurtry Evening Star
Eugene O'Neill Beyond the Horizon
Kate Chopin The Awakening
James Clavell Shogun
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. The Autocrat on the Breakfast Table
Marjorie Kinninan Rawlings The Yearling
Eugene O'Neill The Emperor Jones
Laurence Sterne The Life and Opinions of Tristam Shandy, Gentleman
Jack London The Sea Wolf
Saul Bellow Humboldt's Gift
Edward Hale The Man Without a Country
Edna Ferber So Big
Carson McCullers Reflections in a Golden Eye
Willa Cather The Professor's House
Henry James Washington Square
Robert Sherwood Idiot's Delight
Kurt Vonnegut Deadeye Dick
Niel Simon The Sunshine Boys
William Saroyan The Time of Your Life
Dashiell Hammett The Thin Man
Booth Tarkington Penrod
John Steinbeck The Pearl
Kurt Vonnegut Player Piano
Nathaniel Hawthorne Tanglewood Tales
Willa Cather One of Ours
Jack Kerouac Mexico City Blues
Carl Sandburg The American Songbag
Allen Ginsberg Kaddish and Other Poems
Sam Shepherd Mad Dog Blues
James Jones From Here to Eternity
Eugene O'Neill Anna Christie
Esther Forbes Johnny Tremain
Neil Simon Brighton Beach Memoirs
Kenneth Roberts Arundel
James M. Cain Double Indemnity
Niel Simon Broadway Bound
Truman Capote The Grass Harp
Mark Twain The Gilded Age
Alice Walker In Search of our Mothers' Gardens
Neil Simon Lost in Yonkers
Jack Kerouac The Dharma Bums
Booth Tarkington Alice Adams
Truman Capote Other Voices, Other Rooms
Joseph Heller Something Happened
Henry James The Wings of a Dove
Ernest Hemingway A Movable Feast
Eudora Welty The Optimist's Daughter
James Fenimore Cooper The Leatherstocking Tales
Neil Simon Barefoot in the Park
Richard Wright Uncle Tom's Children
William Kennedy Ironweed
Herman Melville Typee
John Updike The Witches of Eastwick
Flanery O'Conner The Violent Bear it Away
Eugene O'Neill The Iceman Cometh
Robert Penn-Warren World Enough and Time
Peter Benchley Jaws
T.S. Eliot Murder in the Cathedral
E.E. Cummings The Enormous Room
James Clavell Tai Pan
John Steinbeck Travels with Charley
Thomas Pynchon The Crying of Lot 49
William Armstrong Sour Land
Richard Adams The Plague Dogs
Eugene O'Neill Long Day's Journey Into Night
Ken Kesey One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Henry David Thoreau Civil Disobedience
Ray Bradbury Something Wicked This Way Comes
Katherine Anne Porter Ship of Fools
Richard Wright Eight Men
Eudora Welty Delta Wedding
Bernard Malamud The Assistant
James Clavell Noble House
Kenneth Roberts Northwest Passage
booth Tarkington Seventeen
Ernest Hemingway A Farewell to Arms
Edna St. Vincent Millay A Few Figs from Thistles
William Saroyan The Daring Young man on the Flying Trapeze
Leon Uris Armageddon
F. Scott Fitzgerald This Side of Paradise
Frank Norris McTeague
Allen Ginsberg Reality Sandwiches
Arthur Hailey Hotel
Sam Shepherd Buried Child
Erskine Caldwell God's Little Acre
Eugene O'Neill Mourning Becomes Electra
Neill Simon I Ought to be in Pictures
Richard Bach Jonathan Livingston Seagull
Pearl S. Buck The Good Earth
Allen Ginsburg Howl and Other Poems
O.E. Rolvaag Giants in the Earth
Charles Portis True Grit
Ernest Hemingway Green Hills of Africa
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