20th Century > 1910s

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    This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald

This Side of Paradise is the debut novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald. Published in 1920, and taking its title from a line of the Rupert Brooke poem Tiare Tahiti, the book examines the lives and morality of post-World War I youth.

Year: 1920

    A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

The best American novel to emerge from World War I, A Farewell to Arms is the unforgettable story on an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful nurse.

Year: 1929
Genre: World War I

    The Given Day by Dennis Lehane

Set in Boston at the end of the First World War, captures the political and social unrest of a nation caught at the crossroads where past meets future. Filled with a cast of richly drawn, unforgettable characters, "The Given Day" tells the story of two families--one black, one white--swept up in a maelstrom of revolutionaries and anarchists, immigrants and ward bosses, Brahmins and ordinary citizens, all engaged in a battle for survival and power.

Year: 2008

    The Race by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

It is 1910, the age of flying machines is still in its infancy, and newspaper publisher Preston Whiteway is offering $50,000 for the first daring aviator to cross America in less than 50 days. He is even sponsoring one of the prime candidates - an intrepid woman named Josephine Frost - and that's where Bell, chief investigator for the Van Dorn Detective Agency, comes in.

Year: 2011

    The Thief by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

On the ocean liner "Mauretania," two European scientists with a dramatic new invention are barely rescued from abduction by the Van Dorn Detective Agency's intrepid chief investigator, Isaac Bell. Unfortunately, they are not so lucky the second time. The thugs attack again-and this time one of the scientists dies. What are they holding that is so precious? Only something that will revolutionize business and popular culture-and perhaps something more.

Year: 2012
Genre: KidnappingPrivate Eye

 

 

Titles

Got ItWant ItRead ItYearTitle

-- -- --1920 This Side of Paradise   by F. Scott Fitzgerald
-- -- --1929 A Farewell to Arms   by Ernest Hemingway
-- -- --2008 The Given Day   by Dennis Lehane
-- -- --2011 The Race   by Clive Cussler
-- -- --2012 The Thief   by Clive Cussler
-- -- --2017 The Cutthroat   by Clive Cussler
-- -- --2019 The Titanic Secret   by Clive Cussler
-- -- --2020 The Haunting of H. G. Wells   by Robert Masello
-- -- --2020 The Saboteurs   by Clive Cussler