The University of Chicago Library
Contemporary Fiction | Notable Fiction of 1990
Selections from the New York Times Book Review
December 3, 1990


Amis, Kingsley. The folks that live on the hill : a novel. New York : Summit Books, c1990.
PR6001.M6F66 1990
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Amis, Martin. London fields. New York : Harmony Books, c1989.
PR6051.M68L84 1989
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Ansa, Tina McElroy. Baby of the family. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1989.
PS3551.N8B15 1989
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Astley, Thea. Reaching Tin River. New York, NY : Putnam, 1990.
PR6001.S88R2 1990
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Auster, Paul. The music of chance. New York : Viking, 1990.
PS3551.U88M98 1990
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Banville, John. The book of evidence. New York : Scribner's, c1989.
PR6052.A63B72 1989
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Barthelme, Donald. The king. New York : Harper & Row, c1990.
PS3552.A795K52 1990
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Barthelme, Frederick. Natural selection : a novel. New York, N.Y., Penguin Books, 1991,
PS3552.A797N3 1991
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Bausch, Richard The fireman's wife and other stories. New York : Linden Press/Simon and c1990.
PS3552.A92F52 1990
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Beattie, Ann. Picturing Will. New York : Random House, c1989.
PS3552.E21P6 1989
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Bell, Madison Smartt. Barking man and other stories. New York : Ticknor & Fields, 1990.
PS3552.E33B25 1990
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Boyle, T. Coraghessan East is East. New York : Viking, 1990.
PS3552.O947E13 1990
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Brookner, Anita. Lewis Percy. New York : Pantheon Books, 1989.
PR6052.R65L67 1989
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Carkeet, David. The full catastrophe. New York : Linden Press, 1990.
PS3553.A7F96 1990
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Coetzee, J. M.. Age of Iron. New York : Random House, 1990. PR9369.3.C67A4 1990
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Crews, Harry. Body. New York : Poseidon Press, c1990.
PS3506.R5405B7 1990
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Dodd, Susan M.. Hell-bent men and their cities : stories. New York : Viking, 1990.
PS3554.O215H47 1990
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Dovlatov, Sergei. The suitcase; translated from the Russian by Antonnina W. Bouis. New York : Grove Weidenfeld, c1990.
PG3532.O8C51B76 1990
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Drew, Eileen Blue taxis : stories about Africa. Minneapolis, Minn. :Milkweed Editions, 1989.
PS3554.R45B65 1989
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Ford, Richard. Wildlife. New York : AMP, c1990.
PS3556.O656W67 1990
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Galbraith, John Kenneth A tenured professor : a novel. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1990.
PS3557.A358T31 1990
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Hagedorn, Jessica Tarahata. Dogeaters. New York : Pantheon Books, c1990.
PS3558.A26D6 1990
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Harris, MacDonald. Hemingway's suitcase. New York, N.Y. : Simon and Schuster, c1990.
PS3558.E539H31 1990
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Harrison, Jim. The woman lit by fireflies. Boston : Houghton Mifflin/Seymour 1990.
PS3558.A765W87 1990
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Hegi, Ursula. Floating in my mother's palm : a novel. New York, N.Y. : Poseidon Press, c1990.
PR9199.3.H46F62 1990
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Hempel, Amy. At the gates of the animal kingdom : stories. New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random 1990.
PS3558.E54A86 1990
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Hofffman, Alice. Seventh heaven. New York : Putnam, c1990.
PS3558.O346S49 1990
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Jones, Louis B. Ordinary money. New York : Viking, 1990.
PS3560.O595O65 1990
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Kingsolver, Barbara. Animal dreams : a novel. New York : Harper Collins, c1990.
PS3561.I55A7 1990
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Klass, Perri. Other women's children. New York : Random House, c1990.
PS3561.L21O88 1990
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Konwicki, Tadeusz. Bohin Manor; translated by Richard Lourie. New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1990.
PG7158.K774B61L89 1990
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Leavitt, David. A place I've never been. New York : Viking, 1990.
PS3562.E195P69 1990
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Leffland, Ella. The knight, death, and the devil. New York : Morrow, c1990.
PS3562.E49K7 1990
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Li, Y. The carnal prayer mat (Rou putuan); translated with an introduction and notes by Patrick Hanan. New York : Ballantine Books, 1990.
PL2698.L5J71H2 1990
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Lively, Penelope. Passing on. New York : Grove Weidenfeld, 1990,
PR6062.I91P28 1990
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Mahfuz, Najib. Palace walk; translated by WIlliam M. Hutchins and Olive E. Kenny. New York : Doubleday, 1990,
PJ7765.A28B291H97 1990
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Martin, Valerie. Mary Reilly. New York, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1990. PS3563.A788M39 1990
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Matthiessen, Peter. Killing Mister Watson. New York : Random House, c1990.
PS3525.A889K48 1990
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McCorkle, Jill. Ferris Beach : a novel. Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill1990.
PS3563.A17135F47 1990
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McEwan, Ian. The innocent. New York : Doubleday, 1991,
PR6063.A172I58 1990
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PR6063.A172I58 1991 (Bantam Edition)
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McFarland, Dennis. The music room. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1990.
PS3563.A17287M98 1990
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Metcalf, John. Adult entertainment : short fiction. New York : St. Martin's Press, c1986.
PR9199.3.M58A61 1986
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Miller, Sue. Family pictures : a novel. New York, N.Y. : Harper & Row, c1990.
PS3563.I299F19 1990
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Monette, Paul. Afterlife. New York : Crown Publishers, c1990.
PS3563.O59A69 1990
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Moore, Brian, Lies of silence. New York : Doubleday, c1990.
PR6025.O628L5 1990
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Moore, Lorrie. Like life : stories. New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random 1990.
PS3563.O624L72 1990
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Munro, Alice. Friend of my youth : stories. New York : Knopf, 1990.
PR9199.3.M9F9 1990
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Murdoch, Iris. The message to the planet. New York : Viking, 1990,
PR6025.U89M58 1989
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Narayan, R. K. The world of Nagaraj. Mysore : Indian Thought Publications, 1990.
PR6027.A66W93 1990
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Oates, Joyce Carol. Because it is bitter, and because it is my heart. New York : E.P. Dutton, 1990.
PS3529.A86B38 1990
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O'Brien, Edna. Lantern slides : stories. New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, c1990.
PR6029.B4L29 1990
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O'Brien, Tim. The things they carried : a work of fiction. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1990.
PS3565.B853T422 1990
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Palliser, Charles. The Quincunx. New York : Ballantine Books, 1990,
PR6066.A368Q7 1990
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Parini, Jay. The last station : a novel of Tolstoy's last year. New York : H. Holt, c1990.
PS3566.A58L35 1990
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Price, Reynolds, The tongues of angels. New York : Atheneum, 1990.
PS3531.R435T6 1990
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Pynchon, Thomas. Vineland. Boston : Little, Brown, c1990.
PS3531.Y53V7 1990
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Richler, Mordecai. Solomon Gursky was here : a novel. New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random 1990.
PR6035.I36S6 1990
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Rive, Richard. Advance, retreat : selected short stories. New York : St. Martin's Press, 1989,
PR6035.I91A59 1989
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Rossner, Judith. His little women : a novel. New York : Summit Books, c1990.
PS3535.O8445H67 1990
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Roth, Philip. Deception : a novel. New York : Simon and Schuster, c1990.
PS3535.O86D29 1990
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Sarraute, Nathalie. You don't love yourself : a novel; translated by Barbara Wright in consultation wiht the author. New York : G. Braziller, 1990.
PQ2637.A75T881W94 1990
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Smith, Lee. Me and my baby view the eclipse : stories. New York : Putnam, c1990.
PS3569.M674M47 1990
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Spencer, Scott. Secret anniversaries. New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random 1990.
PS3569.P39S4 1990
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Spilman, Richard. Hot fudge : stories. New York : Poseidon Press, c1990.
PS3569.P64H83 1990
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Stegner, Wallace Earle. Collected stories. New York : Random House, c1990.
PS3537.T237A59 1990
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Terts, Abram. Goodnight! : a novel; translated and with an introduction by Ricahrd Lourie. New York : Viking, 1989.
PG3685.E78S761L89 1989
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Thomas, D. M. Lying together. New York, NY : Viking, 1990.
PR6039.H615L98 1990
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Tilghman, Christopher. In a father's place. New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 1990.
PS3570.I43I35 1990
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Tremain, Rose. Restoration : a novel of seventeenth-century England. New York : Viking, 1990,
PR6070.R38R43 1990
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Turow, Scott. The burden of proof. New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, c1990.
PS3570.U78B94 1990
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Updike, John. Rabbit at rest. New York : Knopf, 1990.
PS3541.P6R13 1990
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Vargas Llosa, Mario. In praise of the stepmother. New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1990.
PQ8498.V4E481L3 1990
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Vaughan, Stephanie. Sweet talk. New York : Random House, c1990.
PS3572.A95S97 1990
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Vidal, Gore. Hollywood : a novel of America in the 1920s. New York : Random House, c1990.
PS3543.I28H7 1990
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Vonnegut, Kurt. Hocus pocus. New York : Putnam, c1990.
PS3543.O6H68 1990
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Weldon, Fay The cloning of Joanna May. London : Collins, 1989.
PR6045.E525C64 1989a
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Wetherell, W. D. Chekhov's sister : a novel. Boston : Little, Brown, c1990.
PS3573.E9248C5 1990
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Wideman, John Edgar. Philadelphia fire : a novel. New York : Holt, c1990.
PS3545.I178P54 1990
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Woiwode, Larry. The Neumiller stories. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1989.
PS3545.O35N48 1989
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