The One-Sitting Novel

July 25, 2015 | 1

Looking to start (and finish!) a novel in a day? Electric Literature has 17 short novel recommendations, including work from Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Shirley Jackson and Marilynne Robinson.

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One comment:

  1. Solid book suggestions aside, there’s a hilarious argument in the comments section stemming from a guy having a complete meltdown over Denis Johnson’s “Jesus’ Son” not being included on the list. A+.

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