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Great American Novels, Ranked from "Pretty Great, Actually" to "Meh"

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The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

You may be asking how I am ranking these, and the answer is that I have a very complicated algorithm that essentially boils down to “not enough Dust Bowl metaphors” and “I just didn’t care for it.” This book falls into the latter category, obviously, because if there is one thing this book had for days, it was Dust Bowl metaphors.

Topics: Books
Tags: books we love, the scarlet letter, the great gatsby, the catcher in the rye, to kill a mockingbird, infinite jest, moby dick, funny lists, the grapes of wrath, freedom, tkam, absalom absalom, the mediocre gatsby

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