Fiction of the Eighties

A Decade of Stories from TriQuarterly
  • 588 Pages
  • 3.95 MB
  • English

Modern fiction, Anthologies (multiple authors), Fiction / Anthologies (multiple authors), Fiction, Fiction - Ge
ContributionsReginald Gibbons (Editor), Susan Fireston Hahn (Editor)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9774635M
ISBN 100916384063
ISBN 139780916384067

The best books published during the 's decade ( - ). A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. But Cormac McCarthy, for me, is on the whole more a writer of the 90s and 00s, and unlike Blood Meridian, Fiction of the Eighties book Dove was loved and appreciated in its time as well as afterwards.

And honestly, the literary s was all about Lonesome Dove. It was a stupendously reviewed bestseller. Great Science Fiction of the 80s and 90s.

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We have a list for onwards, but I thought there should be a list of great lateth century sci-fi books. Anne McCaffrey's stuff is generally considered science fiction--the Crystal Singer omnibus is most definitely sci-fi.

Jirel of Joiry stories are originally from the 30s, I Fiction of the Eighties book, although the collection may date to the 80s. Not sure how you want to handle that.

Duncan has been called the “master of teen horror.” Her books were my first taste of the creepy, spine tingling, chilling genre of the thriller. This one, as well as Stranger With My Face and Killing Mr. Griffin, are the perfect novels for a teen who is ready for a little more edge and shock in their fiction.

These are hard to put down, and will have you checking inside. The Secret Garden, though a lovely book, is certainly not from the 80s or 90s - it was first published in Also, it is not a series.

Also, it is not a series. The Anne of Green Gables books are certainly a series, but of the same vintage; nearly a century old.

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10 books written in the s we love even more today 12/11/ / 18 Comments / in Book Bash / by JPW The Eighties weren’t all New Wave, Euro Disco, George Lucas and shoulder-pads, you know: it was also a hotbed of kickass literature.

Some of the historical romances written in the s and s were much better than the ones out today. Score. A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book.

← 80’S Young Adult books –A-Z guide – M Authors – Norma Fox Mazer, Jane McFann, Gloria D Miklowitz, Betty Miles, Sandy Miller, Dean Marney, Harry Mazer and much more. 80’s Young Adult Books A-Z Author Guide – R authors →. Andy McSmith's top 10 books of the s but equally there was escapist fiction or interesting non-fiction that took out of everyday life.

Not a year passed without something new and memorable Author: Andy Mcsmith. Raise your hand if you grew up reading children’s books from the s. The s were like a totally awesome decade, dude. I’m really happy with this list of 20th century classic children’s books from the s even though using the term “classic” is becoming more and more suspect as we close in on the 21st century.

I included a mix of lesser known s books. From ‘Wuhan’, the deadly virus invented by Dean Koontz into the plague unleashed in Margaret Atwood’s Oryx and Crake, novelists have. Fiction Bestsellers. James A. Michener, The Covenant 2. Robert Ludlum, The Bourne Identity 3. Sidney Sheldon, Rage of Angels 4.

As any child of the '80s could tell you, this is truly one of the most stunning works of fiction ever to take on the incalculable atrocities Author: Hannah Nelson-Teutsch.

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Most Popular Books of the s show list info. This is a list of the top ten bestselling books each year from to How many have you read. users 4, views from made by teachergeek avg.

score: 9. Robert R. McCammon was one of the most successful and prolific horror authors of the ‘80s and early ‘90s, before an editorial dispute prompted him to take a decade-long hiatus from writing. Gabrielle Moss is a lifestyle features editor at Bustle and the author of Paperback Crush: The Totally Radical History of '80s and '90s Teen Fiction and GLOP: Nontoxic, Expensive Ideas That Will Make You Look Ridiculous and Feel writing has appeared in Slate, the New Yorker, the Hairpin, and many other fine publications.

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This list may. If all this is making you want to dust off your NES and play a few rounds of Punch-Out!!, check out the 11 books below to cure your '80s nostalgia. The 80 Best Books Every Man Should Read.

An unranked, incomplete, utterly biased list of the greatest works of literature ever published. and because in the book and the beating were the seeds. The Defining Science Fiction Books of the s There's a reason why 's Ready Player One enshrines the s into the plot of a fantastic science fiction novel - the s is to computer nerds what the s had been to Baby Boomers.

The 10 Best Fiction Books of a promised trilogy draws on African mythology and history to create a deeply immersive universe filled with more than 80 characters—shape-shifters, vampiric Author: Lucy Feldman.

20th Century's Greatest Hits: English-Language Books of Fiction. The 20th Century’s Greatest Hits: English-Language Books of Fiction is a popular "best of" list compiled by Larry McCaffery largely in response to Modern Library Best Novels list (), which McCaffery saw as being out of touch with 20th-century fiction.

- A collection of cover art and photographs of s horror novels, including a few from the s and 90s, too. See more ideas about Horror, Horror books and Novels pins. The 50 Best Works of Historical Fiction. by Tara Sonin / The Handmaid’s Tale may be all the rage now, but there are more Margaret Atwood books to love.

In Alias Grace the true story of Grace Marks, a young woman accused of murdering her employer, housekeeper, and mistress in comes to life.

Except Grace claims no memory of the murders Author: Tara Sonin. Being born in '87, I read a lot of 80s YA/kids fiction while growing up in the 90s.

Definitely loved Judy Blume, S.E. Hinton, Beverly Cleary, and as many Nancy Drew books as I could get my hands on. When I was a kid, my mom brought me to the library every single weekend. The town's library was the cheapest way of entertaining a 7-year-old, and it was air-conditioned.

While she picked up the Author: Gina Vaynshteyn. Discover the best Coming of Age Fiction in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. s s s s s We've added a new feature that allows you to create your own lists from our database of recognized novels and short stories.

You can set your own date ranges. Change the citation numbers to focus on more popular titles. I’ve been reading science fiction for over fifty years, and I’m.

A list of science fiction films released in the s. These films include core elements of science fiction, but can cross into other have been released to a cinema audience by the commercial film industry and are widely distributed with reviews by reputable critics.

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Collectively, the science fiction films from the s have received 14 Academy Awards, 11 Saturn .“[Hendrix] approaches 20th century genre fiction with a historian’s eye and a comic’s sense of humor and timing.”—The Oklahoman “Really fun to flip through if you love kitschy ’70s and ’80s book culture.”—CNET Praise for We Sold Our Souls: An NPR Pop Culture Happy Hour Pick An io9 Fall Preview Pick/5().Boys in the Trees: A Memoir.

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