Beloved -Best Work of American Fiction of the Last 25 Years
New York Times
Early this year, the Book Review's editor, Sam Tanenhaus, sent out a short letter to a couple of hundred prominent writers, critics, editors and other literary sages, asking them to please identify "the single best work of American fiction published in the last 25 years." [Read A. O. Scott's essay. See a list of the judges.] Following are the results.
This feature will appear in the May 21 issue of the print edition of the Book Review.
In Search of the Best: An Essay by A. O. Scott
Forum: Discuss the Choices
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