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Some of my favorite authors

  1. Alain Robbe-Grillet
  2. James Joyce
  3. Georges Perec
  4. Naguib Mahfouz
  5. Gustave Flaubert
  6. Marcel Proust
  7. Leo Tolstoy
  8. William Faulkner
  9. Vladimir Nabokov
  10. W.G. Sebald
  11. Juan Goytisolo
  12. William Gaddis
  13. William T. Vollmann
  14. Thomas Mann
  15. William S. Burroughs
  16. Kathy Acker
  17. Marguerite Duras
  18. Yukio Mishima
  19. Robert Pinget
  20. David Markson
  21. William Golding
  22. Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  23. Virginia Woolf
  24. Victor Pelevin
  25. César Aira

Some of my favorite books

  1. Ulysses – James Joyce
  2. A la recherche du temps perdu – Marcel Proust
  3. Life, A User’s Manual — Georges Perec
  4. Tristram Shandy – Laurence Sterne
  5. Don Quixote – Miguel de Cervantes
  6. Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy
  7. The Cairo Trilogy – Naguib Mahfouz
  8. Le Voyeur – Alain Robbe-Grillet
  9. The Magic Mountain – Thomas Mann
  10. A Dance to the Music of Time – Anthony Powell
  11. The Danzig Trilogy – Günter Grass
  12. The Last Temptation of Christ – Nikos Kazantzakis
  13. Under the Volcano – Malcolm Lowry
  14. The Makioka Sisters – Junichiro Tanizaki
  15. Bouvard et Pécuchet – Gustave Flaubert
  16. Notre Dame des fleurs – Jean Genet
  17. Absalom, Absalom! – William Faulkner
  18. The Temple of the Golden Pavilion – Mishima Yukio
  19. Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov
  20. The Age of Wire and String – Ben Marcus
  21. The Leopard – Giuseppe Tomasi, 11th Prince of Lampedusa
  22. Call It Sleep – Henry Roth
  23. The Sound and the Fury – William Faulkner
  24. Naked Lunch – William S. Burroughs
  25. One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  26. Blood and Guts In High School – Kathy Acker
  27. Up – Ronald Sukenick
  28. The Alexandria Quartet – Lawrence Durrell
  29. The Faerie Queene – Edmund Spenser

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