ABR's 100 Best Books of the 20th Century Quiz Stats

Quiz Updated Sep 9, 2017

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Author Book % Correct
F. Scott FitzgeraldThe Great Gatsby
79%
Vladimir NabokovLolita
79%
James JoyceUlysses
78.5%
George Orwell1984
77.5%
J.D. SalingerThe Catcher in the Rye
73%
John SteinbeckThe Grapes of Wrath
69.5%
Joseph HellerCatch 22
66.5%
Jack KerouacOn the Road
66%
Aldous HuxleyBrave New World
63%
Kurt VonnegutSlaughterhouse-Five
57.2%
Joseph ConradHeart of Darkness
53.8%
Toni MorrisonBeloved
50.9%
William FaulknerThe Sound and the Fury
50.8%
Ralph EllisonInvisible Man
46%
Anthony BurgessA Clockwork Orange
45.6%
Virginia WoolfTo the Lighthouse
42.5%
Ernest HemingwayThe Sun Also Rises
38%
James JoyceDubliners
37.2%
James JoyceA Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
36.1%
Bret Easton EllisAmerican Psycho
34.2%
Zora Neal HurstonTheir Eyes Were Watching God
32.5%
Salman RushdieMidnight's Children
31.4%
Thomas PynchonGravity's Rainbow
30.6%
James JoyceFinnegans Wake
30.4%
E.M. ForsterA Passage to India
29%
Henry MillerTropic of Cancer
28.8%
David Foster WallaceInfinite Jest
25.5%
Vladimir NabokovPale Fire
22.7%
Richard WrightNative Son
21.9%
William FaulknerAbsalom, Absalom!
20.7%
Cormac McCarthyBlood Meridian
19.5%
Malcolm LowryUnder the Volcano
15%
John FowlesThe French Lieutenant's Woman
14.7%
D.H. LawrenceWomen in Love
14.6%
Author Book % Correct
Norman MailerThe Naked and the Dead
14.6%
William GibsonCyberspace Trilogy
14.3%
Edith WhartonThe House of Mirth
12.3%
Don DeLilloUnderworld
12.2%
Doris LessingGolden Notebook
11.7%
Sherwood AndersonWinesburg, Ohio
11.1%
Theodore DreiserAn American Tragedy
11.1%
J.G. BallardCrash
10.8%
Nathanael WestThe Day of the Locust
10.5%
Phillip K. DickThe Man in the High Castle
9.2%
John Dos PassosUSA Trilogy
9%
Paul AusterNew York Trilogy
9%
Marilynn RobinsonHousekeeping
8.3%
Thomas WolfeLook Homeward, Angel
8.1%
Samuel BeckettTrilogy
7.8%
Flannery O'ConnorWise Blood
7.8%
Henry JamesThe Ambassadors
7.7%
Flann O'BrienAt Swim-Two-Birds
7.3%
William KennedyAlbany Trilogy
6.9%
Paul BowlesThe Sheltering Sky
6.8%
Don DeLilloLibra
5.9%
Dashiell HammettRed Harvest
5.7%
William GaddisThe Recognitions
5.4%
William GaddisJR
5.1%
John BarthThe Sot-Weed Factor
4.7%
Raymond CarverWhat We Talk About When We Talk About Love
4.6%
Robert CooverThe Public Burning
4.3%
William S. BurroughsNova Trilogy
4.2%
Jean ToomerCane
4.1%
Gertrude SteinThe Making of Americans
4.1%
Djuna BarnesNightwood
4.1%
Tom RobbinsSkinny Legs and All
4.1%
William GassThe Tunnel
3.6%
J.M. CoetzeeWaiting for the Barbarians
3.4%
Author Book % Correct
Stephen WrightGoing Native
2.9%
Donald Barthelme60 Stories
2.8%
Samuel R. DelanyDhalgren
2.8%
Ronald SukenickUp
2.8%
Samuel R. DelanyHogg
2.6%
Paul MetcalfGenoa
2.6%
William T. VollmannThe Rifles
2.5%
William H. GassIn the Heart of the Heart of the Country
2.5%
Raymond FedermanDouble or Nothing
2.5%
Raymond FedermanTake It Or Leave It
2.4%
John HawkesThe Cannibal
2.2%
William GassOmensetter's Luck
2.2%
Robert CooverPricksongs and Descants
1.9%
Gene WolfeThe Book of the New Sun Tetrology
1.9%
Gilbert SorrentinoMulligan Stew
1.9%
Ursula K. LeGuinAlways Coming Home
1.8%
Rikki DucornetThe Four Elements Tetrology
1.8%
Harry MathewsTlooth
1.8%
Russell HobanRiddley Walker
1.8%
Theodore SturgeonMore Than Human
1.8%
Joseph McElroyLookout Cartridge
1.7%
William EastlakeCheckerboard Trilogy
1.6%
Steve KatzCreamy and Delicious
1.6%
Ben MarcusThe Age of Wire and String
1.5%
Stanley ElkinThe Franchiser
1.4%
Robert CooverThe Universal Baseball Association, J. Henry Waugh, Prop
1.1%
Kathy AckerIn Memoriam to Identity
1%
William T. VollmannYou Bright and Risen Angels
1%
Alexander TherouxDarconville's Cat
1%
Ishmael ReedYellow Back Radio Broke Down
0.9%
Ted MooneyEasy Travels to Other Planets
0.8%
Steve EricksonTours of the Black Clock
0.7%

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