Quantcast
[ 3 / biz / cgl / ck / diy / fa / g / ic / jp / lit / sci / tg / vr ] [ index / top / reports / report a bug ] [ 4plebs / archived.moe / rbt ]

Maintenance is complete! We got more disk space.
Become a Patron!

/lit/ - Literature


View post   

[ Toggle deleted replies ]
File: 712 KB, 2048x1365, 1569714411583.jpg [View same] [iqdb] [saucenao] [google] [report]
14279868 No.14279868 [Reply] [Original]

2010's are wrapping up quickly. What's your vote for the best novel that came out in the past decade?
Alternatively, what's the best book you've personally read since 2010? Can be any book, as long as you think it's the best one you've read in the past 10 years.

>> No.14279906

>>14279868
The "2010"s is a bit of a misconception. The first decade AD was 1-10 AD; there is no 0 BC or 0 AD. 11 AD marked the following decade, and so on. So this decade will progress for another year.

>> No.14279967

>>14279868
The Pale King

>> No.14279977

>>14279906
Correct! I'm aware of that fact. However I'm also aware of the public's ignorance of this pretty obvious fact and simply rounds decades my the 10's. 0 - 0.

Regardless, I still would love some discussion about recent books. The only books I have personally picked up have just been simple novels. Nothing ground-breaking.

>> No.14279983

>>14279906
>>14279977
Who the hell cares

>> No.14279995

>>14279967
I'm not a big fan of unfinished releases. It's worth it despite that I take it?

>> No.14280037

>>14279995
It’s very episodic anyway. For me Oblivion and The Pale King are DFW’s best by far, he seemed to be taking a slightly different direction that I really liked a lot

>> No.14280235

>>14279995
It is pretty great. The only unfinished novel I have ever managed to finish, and have since read again.

>>
Name (leave empty)
Comment (leave empty)
Name
E-mail
Subject
Comment
Password [?]Password used for file deletion.
reCAPTCHA
Action