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Greatest Books 501-1000

Here is the promised extension of "The Greatest Books", in this case positions 501-1000. For some books I have included the recommended translations from my challenge "The 100 Best Novels in Translation".
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avg. score: 40 of 500 (8%)
required scores: 1, 19, 30, 42, 58 

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The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge (Rainer Maria Rilke)
The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge (Rainer Maria Rilke)
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Casino Royale (Ian Fleming)
Casino Royale (Ian Fleming)
3
The Namesake (Jhumpa Lahiri)
The Namesake (Jhumpa Lahiri)
4
The Crying of Lot 49 (Thomas Pynchon)
The Crying of Lot 49 (Thomas Pynchon)
5
The Day of the Triffids (John Wyndham)
The Day of the Triffids (John Wyndham)
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Franny and Zooey (J.D. Salinger)
Franny and Zooey (J.D. Salinger)
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Mark Twain)
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Mark Twain)
8
Sometimes a Great Notion (Ken Kesey)
Sometimes a Great Notion (Ken Kesey)
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9
The Heart of the Matter (Graham Greene)
The Heart of the Matter (Graham Greene)
10
Home (Marilynne Robinson)
Home (Marilynne Robinson)
11
Cyrano De Bergerac (Edmond Rostand)
Cyrano De Bergerac (Edmond Rostand)
12
Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini)
Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini)
13
Jesus' Son (Denis Johnson)
Jesus' Son (Denis Johnson)
14
The Trojan Women (Euripides)
The Trojan Women (Euripides)
15
The Postman Always Rings Twice (James M. Cain)
The Postman Always Rings Twice (James M. Cain)
16
A Game of Thrones (George R.R. Martin)
A Game of Thrones (George R.R. Martin)
17
Sonnets (William Shakespeare)
Sonnets (William Shakespeare)
18
The Hunger Games (Suzanne Collins)
The Hunger Games (Suzanne Collins)
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A Thousand Acres (Jane Smiley)
A Thousand Acres (Jane Smiley)
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Oscar and Lucinda (Peter Carey)
Oscar and Lucinda (Peter Carey)
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21
The Makioka Sisters (Jun'ichirō Tanizaki, Trans.  Edward Seidensticker)
The Makioka Sisters (Jun'ichirō Tanizaki, Trans. Edward Seidensticker)
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The Prelude (William Wordsworth)
The Prelude (William Wordsworth)
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The Sleepwalkers (Hermann Broch)
The Sleepwalkers (Hermann Broch)
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Memoirs of a Geisha (Arthur Golden)
Memoirs of a Geisha (Arthur Golden)
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The Hours (Michael Cunningham)
The Hours (Michael Cunningham)
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The Inheritance of Loss (Kiran Desai)
The Inheritance of Loss (Kiran Desai)
27
Pygmalion (George Bernard Shaw)
Pygmalion (George Bernard Shaw)
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Americanah (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie)
Americanah (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie)
29
Blindness (José Saramago)
Blindness (José Saramago)
30
The Moonstone (Wilkie Collins)
The Moonstone (Wilkie Collins)
31
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (Ben Fountain)
Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (Ben Fountain)
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Collected Stories of William Faulkner (William Faulkner)
Collected Stories of William Faulkner (William Faulkner)
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33
The Code of the Woosters (P.G. Wodehouse)
The Code of the Woosters (P.G. Wodehouse)
34
Death Comes for the Archbishop (Willa Cather)
Death Comes for the Archbishop (Willa Cather)
35
The Odes of Horace (Horace)
The Odes of Horace (Horace)
36
Small Island (Andrea Levy)
Small Island (Andrea Levy)
37
Hippolytus (Euripides)
Hippolytus (Euripides)
38
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (Jeanette Winterson)
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (Jeanette Winterson)
39
Wise Blood (Flannery O'Connor)
Wise Blood (Flannery O'Connor)
40
Life & Times of Michael K (J. M. Coetzee)
Life & Times of Michael K (J. M. Coetzee)
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