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(fiction) Coming of age

Winesburg, Ohio
Winesburg, Ohio By Anderson, Sherwood (Book - 1999 ) Anderson, Sherwood Available in some locations

Annotation:Early 20th Century

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn By Smith, Betty (Book - 2005 ) Smith, Betty Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 13 copies

Annotation:Early 20th century

Demian
Demian The Story of Emil Sinclair's Youth By Hesse, Hermann (Book - 1999 ) Hesse, Hermann Available in some locations

Annotation:Early 20th Century

The Adventures of Augie March
The Adventures of Augie March By Bellow, Saul (Book - 1995 ) Bellow, Saul Available in some locations

Annotation:The Great Depression

Go Tell It on the Mountain
Go Tell It on the Mountain By Baldwin, James (Book - 1995 ) Baldwin, James Available in some locations

Annotation:The Great Depression

To Kill A Mockingbird
To Kill A Mockingbird By Lee, Harper (Book - 2006 ) Lee, Harper Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 7 copies

Annotation:The Great Depression

World's Fair
World's Fair By Doctorow, E. L. (Book - 1985 ) Doctorow, E.L. Available in some locations

Annotation:The Great Depression

A Separate Peace
A Separate Peace By Knowles, John (Book - 2003 ) Knowles, John Available in some locations

Annotation:1940s and World War II

The Chosen
The Chosen A Novel By Potok, Chaim (Book - 1995 ) Potok, Chaim Available in some locations

Annotation:1940s and World War II

Martha Quest
Martha Quest By Lessing, Doris May (Book - 2001 ) Lessing, Doris May Available in some locations

Annotation:1940s and World War II

Atonement
Atonement A Novel By McEwan, Ian (Book - 2002 ) McEwan, Ian All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:1940s and World War II

The Power of One
The Power of One By Courtenay, Bryce (Book - 2005 ) COURTEN Available in some locations

Annotation:1940s and World War II

The Member of the Wedding
The Member of the Wedding By McCullers, Carson (Book - 2004 ) MCCULLER Available in some locations

Annotation:1940s and World War II

Bless Me, Ultima
Bless Me, Ultima By Anaya, Rudolfo A. (Book - 1999 ) Anaya, Rudolfo A. Available in some locations

Annotation:1940s and World War II

The Catcher in the Rye
The Catcher in the Rye By Salinger, J. D. (Book - 2001 ) Salinger, J.D. Available in some locations

Annotation:Postwar America: 1950s

All the Pretty Horses
All the Pretty Horses By McCarthy, Cormac (Book - 1992 ) MCCARTHY All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 2 on 3 copies

Annotation:Postwar America: 1950s

The Risk Pool
The Risk Pool By Russo, Richard (Book - 1988 ) Russo, Richard Available in some locations

Annotation:Postwar America: 1950s

Breath
Breath By Winton, Tim (Book - 2008 ) Winton, Tim Available in some locations

Annotation:The Seventies

The Little Friend
The Little Friend By Tartt, Donna (Book - 2002 ) Tartt, Donna All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 2 on 2 copies

Annotation:The Seventies

Ellen Foster
Ellen Foster A Novel By Gibbons, Kaye (Book - 1987 ) Gibbons, Kaye Available in some locations

Annotation:The Seventies

The Last Samurai
The Last Samurai By Dewitt, Helen (Book - 2000 ) DeWitt, Helen Available in some locations

Annotation:The Eighties

Black Swan Green
Black Swan Green A Novel By Mitchell, David (Book - 2006 ) MITCHELL Available in some locations

Annotation:The Eighties

Purple Hibiscus
Purple Hibiscus By Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi (Book - 2003 ) Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 2 copies

Annotation:The Nineties

The Way I Found Her
The Way I Found Her By Tremain, Rose (Book - 1997 ) Tremain, Rose Available in some locations

Annotation:The Nineties

The Highest Tide
The Highest Tide A Novel By Lynch, Jim (Book - 2006 ) Lynch, Jim Available in some locations

Annotation:2000-Present

The Story of Edgar Sawtelle
The Story of Edgar Sawtelle A Novel By Wroblewski, David (Book - 2008 ) Wroblewski, David Available in some locations

Annotation:2000-Present

Lord of the Flies
Lord of the Flies By Golding, William (Book - 2003 ) Golding, William All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 1 on 3 copies

Annotation:The Near Future ...

A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange By Burgess, Anthony (Book - 1986 ) Burgess, Anthony Available in some locations

Annotation:The Near Future ...

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From Bookmarks magazine's Contemporary Life Stages Novels series, we hope you enjoy this booklist focused on the topic of COMING OF AGE (from the Jan/Feb 2011 issue). The selections are by contemporary writers from the mid-20th century on, are annotated by decade, and include some beloved classics as well as works that have been well-reviewed but maybe under-recognized. (www.bookmarksmagazine.com)


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