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Santa Jim’s book list

Stumped and need a last-minute gift idea? James "Santa" Reiss (English) shares his list of the top 10 novels published in 2003.

The books he’s got stashed in a pack on his back (with his favorite listed as number one):

1. That Old Ace in the Hole by Annie Proulx

2. Bibliophilia by Michael Griffith

3. Saul and Patsy by Charles Baxter

4. Evidence of Things Unseen by Marianne Wiggins

5. What I Loved by Siri Hustvedt

6. Genesis by Jim Crace

7. The Real Truth about Celia by Kevin Brockmeier

8. Finding Caruso by Kim Barnes

9. Oracle Night by Paul Auster

10. Cosmopolis by Don DeLillo

Date Published: 12/18/2003
Volume: 23   Number: 19


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