The "Great American Novel" is the concept of a novel that shows the culture of the
United States at a specific time. It is presumed to be written by an American ...
Jun 30, 2016 ... The Great American Novel: A book that most perfectly imagines the kaleidoscope
of our nation, its social fabric and its troubled conscience, ...
*Starred Review* In 1868, novelist John De Forest plucked the phrase “Great
American Novel” from advertising chaff and made it an artistic challenge. Almost
The Great American Novel a band of staggering depth.
Jan 13, 2015 ... This week, Cheryl Strayed and Adam Kirsch try to get to the bottom of our long-
running obsession with the Great American Novel. By Cheryl ...
Sep 9, 2016 ... Hello, publishers. I guess we are still trying to write the Great American Novel, for
some reason. We already have “Moby-Dick,” and if that's not ...
Jun 30, 2016 ... ... in my piece, it's here. If you have a recommendation for the Great American
Novel not suggested by us, feel free to put it into the comments.
The Great American Novel has 1750 ratings and 132 reviews. carl said: A
complete, humorous, skewering of Major League Baseball, and by association,
Mar 7, 2013 ... Publisher's Weekly has asked readers to identify the Great American Novel. Fun!
While we have no beef with the books on their list, we did ...
But the Great American Novel—the picture of the ordinary emotions and manners
of American existence—the American "Newcomes" or "Miserables" will, we ...