Tuesday, September 9, 2014

10 BEST BOOKS OF FICTION

THE JOYS OF LITERATURE  
     towards an international library  
© Farouk Asvat  

     a beginner's guide to the essential books of fiction:
     to understand the cultures of the world in the context of our time.

[] 10 BEST BOOKS OF FICTION  

          these are the 10 perfect books of fiction,
          these are my 10 favourite books of fiction:

● HAMLET: William Shakespeare (Edward de Vere) (britain)
● BROTHERS KARAMAZOV: Fýodor Dostoyevsky (russia)
● ANNA KARENINA: Leo Tolstoi (russia)
● GERMINAL: Émile Zola (france)
● PRIDE AND PREJUDICE: Jane Austen (britain)
● NOSTROMO: Joseph Conrad (poland / britain)
● ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SOLITUDE: Gabriel García Márquez (colombia)
● MY NAME IS RED: Orhan Pamuk (turkey)
● THE SOUND AND THE FURY: William Faulkner (usa)
● THE SEA OF FERTILITY: Yukio Mishima (japan)

[] + 5 LIST:

● LES LIASONS DANGEREUSES: Choderlos de Laclos (france)
● DAVID COPPERFIELD: Charles Dickens (britain)
● THE DEATH OF ARTEMIO CRUZ: Carlos Fuentes (méxico)
● ZORBA THE GREEK: Nikos Kazantzakis (greece)
● LABYRINTHS: Jorge Luis Borges (argentina)

[] + 5 anthologies of POEMS:

● SELECTED POEMS: Pablo Neruda (chile) [tr. nathaniel tarn]
● SELECTED POEMS: William Butler Yeats (ireland)
● THE ESSENTIAL RUMI: Jalaluddin Balkhi Rumi
     (afghanistan - turkey) [tr. c barks & j moyne]
● THE WASTELAND: T S Eliot (britain)
● GITANJALI: Rabindranath Tagore (india)


© farouk asvat

composed: 2010 [Johannesburg, South Africa under apartheid].

[] Acknowledgements:

10 Best Books of Fiction was previously published in:

     Weapons of Words (kindle, 2016);
     Weapons of Words (amazon paperback, p115, 2016).

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