This a challenge which highlights both the depth and breadth of American literature. It covers works written over more than two centuries, from the mid 18th century to early this century. More importantly, can anyone get close to Tommood's scores on this or the other 2 instalments of this challenge?
These are books discussed at length in "The Facts On File Companion to the American Novel" (Abby H. P. Werlock, 2006). This instalment covers titles from P-Z.