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Novels from The Guardian's Great American Novelist Tournament

Members: 22 participating members (show all)

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1
15,189 members, 199 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: worcester (1), Himalmitra (1), lahochstetler (1), auntSteelbreaker (1), leslie.98 (2), alex68 (4), kara.shamy (5), eromsted (6), amanda4242 (7), roby72 (8), FranzK72 (9)2 more, thecoroner (15), Dilara86 (19)

Thumbs down: ahef1963

Score: 36.52

2
61,966 members, 1,026 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (1), ahef1963 (1), FranzK72 (2), Himalmitra (2), pitjrw (3), alex68 (5), thecoroner (5), kara.shamy (10), roby72 (12), eromsted (14), leslie.98 (32)2 more, Dilara86 (95), k8_not_kate

Thumbs down: amanda4242

Score: 32.74

3
28,338 members, 509 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (2), alex68 (3), thecoroner (3), amanda4242 (4), roby72 (5), FranzK72 (6), pitjrw (16), leslie.98 (22), Himalmitra (28), kara.shamy (29), Dilara86 (69)1 more, k8_not_kate

Score: 28.4

4
12,140 members, 271 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (3), roby72 (4), FranzK72 (5), Dilara86 (5), alex68 (6), amanda4242 (6), thecoroner (7), pitjrw (15), Himalmitra (25), leslie.98 (37), kara.shamy (38)1 more, k8_not_kate

Score: 28.04

5
7,007 members, 126 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: roby72 (2), FranzK72 (3), eromsted (3), steller0707 (4), Dilara86 (4), alex68 (8), thecoroner (10), Himalmitra (19), kara.shamy (31), leslie.98 (40), k8_not_kate

Score: 27.13

6
6,751 members, 98 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: alex68 (1), auntSteelbreaker (2), roby72 (3), FranzK72 (4), Himalmitra (4), leslie.98 (5), thecoroner (6), kara.shamy (8), Dilara86 (20)

Score: 25.56

7
4,699 members, 33 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (1), thecoroner (1), alex68 (2), eromsted (2), Himalmitra (7), leslie.98 (9), roby72 (10), Dilara86 (65)

Score: 23.15

8
29,957 members, 420 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (2), leslie.98 (3), aulsmith (3), hipdeep (6), eromsted (7), thecoroner (8), alex68 (11), roby72 (11), FranzK72 (18), Dilara86 (33)

Thumbs down: amanda4242

Score: 22.84

9
3,405 members, 66 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: tulipmedia (2), Himalmitra (9), pitjrw (10), alex68 (12), eromsted (12), FranzK72 (13), roby72 (16), thecoroner (21), Dilara86 (21), leslie.98 (34)

Score: 21.72

10
33,603 members, 595 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: nephron44 (1), hipdeep (4), steller0707 (5), roby72 (20), thecoroner (24), leslie.98 (30), kara.shamy (36), Dilara86 (36), k8_not_kate

Thumbs down: amanda4242

Score: 18.37

11
8,979 members, 252 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: tulipmedia (3), aulsmith (10), Himalmitra (12), leslie.98 (12), thecoroner (20), FranzK72 (27), roby72 (27), alex68 (36), Dilara86 (81)

Score: 17.95

12
39,223 members, 625 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), hipdeep (3), amanda4242 (3), Himalmitra (3), aulsmith (4), steller0707 (6), Dilara86 (9), eromsted (22), leslie.98 (33)

Thumbs down: alex68, roby72, k8_not_kate

Score: 17.69

13
11,410 members, 166 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: roby72 (6), FranzK72 (7), alex68 (9), thecoroner (9), kara.shamy (11), leslie.98 (27), Dilara86 (96), k8_not_kate

Score: 17.06

14
8,936 members, 220 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: tulipmedia (1), leslie.98 (1), aulsmith (1), auntSteelbreaker (3), Dilara86 (15), kara.shamy (17)

Thumbs down: FranzK72

Score: 17.04

15
35,872 members, 482 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2), leslie.98 (4), hipdeep (5), Himalmitra (5), pitjrw (25), roby72 (25), Dilara86 (109), k8_not_kate

Thumbs down: ahef1963

Score: 16.55

16
8,203 members, 95 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: eromsted (4), kara.shamy (6), Himalmitra (6), leslie.98 (6), alex68 (15), Dilara86 (17), FranzK72 (28)

Score: 16.24

17
4,758 members, 101 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (4), Dilara86 (6), steller0707 (7), aulsmith (7), eromsted (8), amanda4242 (10), alex68 (30), leslie.98 (43)

Thumbs down: FranzK72

Score: 16.2

18
1,902 members, 32 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: eromsted (1), tulipmedia (6), alex68 (10), FranzK72 (10), Himalmitra (16), thecoroner (22), Dilara86 (105)

Score: 16.15

19
4,620 members, 99 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: tulipmedia (4), aulsmith (11), Himalmitra (13), leslie.98 (13), roby72 (28), FranzK72 (30), alex68 (34), Dilara86 (82)

Score: 15.67

20
4,671 members, 58 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: roby72 (1), thecoroner (2), alex68 (7), FranzK72 (8), Dilara86 (23), eromsted (29), leslie.98 (31)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 15.45

21
8,939 members, 149 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (8), amanda4242 (13), alex68 (22), roby72 (24), FranzK72 (25), thecoroner (26), leslie.98 (42), Dilara86 (123)

Score: 14.47

22
3,840 members, 73 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: alex68 (16), roby72 (18), FranzK72 (19), leslie.98 (23), Himalmitra (24), thecoroner (25), kara.shamy (30), Dilara86 (68)

Score: 14.38

23
19,618 members, 371 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (2), lahochstetler (4), steller0707 (9), kara.shamy (27), roby72 (30), k8_not_kate

Score: 14.16

24
4,188 members, 96 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (1), amanda4242 (8), aulsmith (9), eromsted (10), alex68 (27), Dilara86 (75)

Score: 14.05

25
9,617 members, 127 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: eromsted (9), FranzK72 (11), Himalmitra (11), leslie.98 (11), alex68 (23), thecoroner (23), roby72 (26), Dilara86 (66)

Thumbs down: k8_not_kate

Score: 13.73

26
13,512 members, 322 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (5), leslie.98 (7), amanda4242 (9), steller0707 (10), Dilara86 (16), kara.shamy (18)

Score: 13.64

27
5,589 members, 87 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (5), thecoroner (17), alex68 (19), roby72 (19), FranzK72 (22), kara.shamy (33), Dilara86 (117)

Score: 13.21

28
1,419 members, 19 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (11), aulsmith (14), Himalmitra (15), leslie.98 (16), roby72 (17), FranzK72 (20), alex68 (32), Dilara86 (86)

Thumbs down: k8_not_kate

Score: 13.15

29
6,602 members, 80 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (3), steller0707 (11), eromsted (16), Himalmitra (21), kara.shamy (26), k8_not_kate

Score: 13.07

30
7,216 members, 164 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: tulipmedia (7), roby72 (13), thecoroner (14), FranzK72 (16), alex68 (18), Dilara86 (27)

Score: 12.33

31
13,304 members, 327 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1), Edward (1), Dilara86 (10), kara.shamy (20), leslie.98 (46)

Thumbs down: FranzK72

Score: 11.68

32
20,165 members, 366 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: tulipmedia (5), steller0707 (12), eromsted (13), roby72 (29), FranzK72 (32), Dilara86 (35), alex68 (37)

Thumbs down: amanda4242

Score: 11.6

33
20,401 members, 290 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (1), pitjrw (11), Himalmitra (23), leslie.98 (25), Dilara86 (42), k8_not_kate

Thumbs down: auntSteelbreaker

Score: 11.58

34
2,661 members, 33 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: roby72 (14), eromsted (17), Dilara86 (24), alex68 (25), thecoroner (27), FranzK72 (31)

Score: 11.08

35
4,178 members, 38 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (12), FranzK72 (17), eromsted (19), roby72 (21), alex68 (33), Dilara86 (67)

Score: 10.97

36
3,598 members, 64 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (21), roby72 (22), thecoroner (28), kara.shamy (28), alex68 (29), Dilara86 (70)

Score: 10.3

37
7,242 members, 76 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: roby72 (7), FranzK72 (12), thecoroner (13), alex68 (14), Dilara86 (59)

Score: 10.23

38
11,217 members, 200 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (1), steller0707 (13), kara.shamy (24), k8_not_kate

Score: 10.11

39
1,169 members, 18 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (4), alex68 (13), FranzK72 (15), Himalmitra (27), Dilara86 (106)

Score: 9.97

40
8,195 members, 74 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (9), steller0707 (14), aulsmith (15), Dilara86 (93), k8_not_kate

Score: 9.89

41
9,360 members, 105 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: eromsted (5), steller0707 (15), kara.shamy (25), leslie.98 (29), Dilara86 (41)

Score: 9.8

42
3,307 members, 36 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (7), Dilara86 (18), alex68 (26), FranzK72 (33), leslie.98 (44)

Score: 9.4

43
9,706 members, 142 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (14), roby72 (15), thecoroner (16), alex68 (24), Dilara86 (56)

Score: 9.37

44
9,585 members, 218 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (12), steller0707 (16), alex68 (20), leslie.98 (20), Himalmitra (26), FranzK72 (34)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 9.36

45
4,515 members, 82 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (3), leslie.98 (8), Dilara86 (37), k8_not_kate

Score: 9.24

46
19,562 members, 215 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (2), eromsted (11), FranzK72 (23), leslie.98 (28), Dilara86 (43), k8_not_kate

Thumbs down: roby72, aulsmith

Score: 8.88

47
2,454 members, 31 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: alex68 (17), pitjrw (17), thecoroner (18), FranzK72 (29), Dilara86 (120)

Score: 8.81

48
1,880 members, 55 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: roby72 (9), thecoroner (19), FranzK72 (24), alex68 (28), kara.shamy (35), Dilara86 (116)

Thumbs down: amanda4242

Score: 8.64

49
5,084 members, 127 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Himalmitra (10), leslie.98 (10), Dilara86 (53), k8_not_kate

Score: 8.18

50
14,737 members, 143 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (8), amanda4242 (12), leslie.98 (26), eromsted (28)

Score: 8.04

51
20,005 members, 260 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (5), Himalmitra (18), eromsted (23), Dilara86 (128)

Score: 7.63

52
3,999 members, 92 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (12), Himalmitra (14), leslie.98 (14), Dilara86 (83)

Score: 7.61

53
5,615 members, 102 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (17), eromsted (24), Dilara86 (61), k8_not_kate

Score: 7.41

54
1,360 members, 41 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (6), alex68 (38), Dilara86 (40), leslie.98 (45)

Score: 7.3

55
2,620 members, 51 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: Himalmitra (17), Dilara86 (22), FranzK72 (26), alex68 (39)

Score: 7.19

56
8,720 members, 171 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2), eromsted (20), Dilara86 (34)

Score: 6.91

57
568 members, 4 reviews
4.33 stars (4.33 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (3), aulsmith (8), Dilara86 (74)

Score: 6.78

58
1,031 members, 20 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: roby72 (23), kara.shamy (34), alex68 (40), Dilara86 (115)

Score: 6.3

59
9,626 members, 238 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: Himalmitra (8), kara.shamy (23), Dilara86 (49)

Score: 5.72

60
1,414 members, 24 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: eromsted (21), Dilara86 (60), k8_not_kate

Score: 5.5

61
1,402 members, 34 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: leslie.98 (24), Dilara86 (54), k8_not_kate

Score: 5.48

62
2,880 members, 57 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (13), leslie.98 (15), Dilara86 (84)

Score: 5.46

63
2,088 members, 30 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: eromsted (25), Dilara86 (62), k8_not_kate

Score: 5.41

64
1,870 members, 61 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (39), Dilara86 (46), k8_not_kate

Score: 5.33

65
2,702 members, 56 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (13), steller0707 (18), Dilara86 (99)

Score: 5.32

66
2,585 members, 54 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

Lists: Himalmitra (20), kara.shamy (21), Dilara86 (48)

Score: 5.28

67
1,304 members, 13 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: pitjrw (2), alex68 (21)

Score: 5.23

68
5,270 members, 60 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (12), eromsted (26), Dilara86 (94)

Score: 5.21

69
9,862 members, 172 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: eromsted (18), Himalmitra (22), leslie.98 (47), Dilara86 (64)

Thumbs down: k8_not_kate

Score: 4.73

70
2,439 members, 36 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (2), Dilara86 (76)

Score: 4.72

71
5,405 members, 81 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (19), alex68 (43), Dilara86 (119)

Score: 4.69

72
1,851 members, 22 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: roby72 (31), alex68 (41), Dilara86 (85)

Score: 4.59

73
9,224 members, 109 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: eromsted (27), leslie.98 (41), Dilara86 (127)

Score: 4.53

74
5,604 members, 184 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: pitjrw (6), steller0707 (20)

Score: 4.45

75
903 members, 28 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: amanda4242 (11), Dilara86 (11)

Score: 4.39

76
2,044 members, 54 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (7), kara.shamy (40)

Score: 4.05

77
2,387 members, 49 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: pitjrw (12), steller0707 (21)

Score: 4.02

78
4,238 members, 87 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: pitjrw (1)

Score: 4

79
5,431 members, 161 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (14), kara.shamy (19)

Score: 3.98

80
3,554 members, 65 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (44), k8_not_kate

Score: 3.75

81
459 members, 6 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (22), pitjrw (24)

Score: 3.65

82
5,237 members, 303 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: pitjrw (14), alex68 (42)

Score: 3.64

83
2,801 members, 75 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (63), k8_not_kate

Score: 3.62

84
6,027 members, 92 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (28), alex68 (31)

Score: 3.43

85
1,842 members, 29 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (23), Dilara86 (39)

Score: 3.43

86
2,826 members, 43 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (14), Dilara86 (98)

Score: 3.34

87
2,270 members, 35 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (30), leslie.98 (38)

Score: 3.32

88
1,537 members, 29 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (15), Dilara86 (100)

Score: 3.3

89
12,415 members, 233 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (13), leslie.98 (35), alex68 (47)

Thumbs down: Himalmitra

Score: 3.28

90
2,067 members, 124 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (16), Dilara86 (97)

Score: 3.28

91
920 members, 9 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: leslie.98 (18), Dilara86 (87)

Score: 3.25

92
830 members, 6 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: leslie.98 (19), Dilara86 (88)

Score: 3.22

93
3,654 members, 62 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (38), leslie.98 (39)

Score: 3.21

94
876 members, 23 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (37), Dilara86 (47)

Score: 3.15

95
1,690 members, 42 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: leslie.98 (36), Dilara86 (52)

Score: 3.12

96
4,940 members, 163 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (24), Dilara86 (101)

Score: 3.07

97
10,174 members, 107 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: eromsted (15), roby72 (33), Dilara86 (77)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 3.05

98
3,758 members, 127 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: steller0707 (25), Dilara86 (102)

Score: 3.05

99
3,322 members, 38 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: alex68 (46), Dilara86 (57)

Score: 2.99

100
5,547 members, 101 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: Dilara86 (29), roby72 (32), alex68 (45)

Thumbs down: leslie.98

Score: 2.95

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