On My Bookshelf, No. 14

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This is my bookshelf.


Here is a snippet of what’s on it, ten at a time.


Breathing Lessons (1988) by Anne Tyler

The Amateur Marriage (2004) by Anne Tyler

All the King’s Men (1946) by Robert Penn Warren

Ethan Frome (1911) by Edith Wharton

Madame de Treymes and Others: Four Novellettes (1907) by Edith Wharton

Summer (1917) by Edith Wharton

Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (1996) by Rebecca Wells

Marjorie Morningstar (1955) by Herman Wouk

Someone at a Distance (1953) by Dorothy Whipple

The Priory (1939) by Dorothy Whipple


If you haven’t yet read any Edith Wharton, now is the time to start. She’s a fine novelist. I’ve also pushed Dorothy Whipple’s work here on my blog before, as I wrote my Master’s thesis about her book The Priory.

Have you read any of these?