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1930s Literature


1930s Literature
Bethany Branch and Gere Branch, October 2004
Andrea S.

Books that were written either during the ’30s or about the ’30s

The Country Cousin
The Embezzler
by Louis Auchincloss

The Good Earth
by Pearl S. Buck

Tobacco Road
by Erskine Caldwell

The Eagles Gather
by Taylor Caldwell

Mr. Bridge
Mrs. Bridge
by Evan S. Connell

English Creek
by Ivan Doig

The Grand Design
Number One
by John DosPassos

Lion On the Hearth
The Winter People
by John Ehle

The Dunne Family
by James T. Farrell

by Howard Fast

As I Lay Dying
by William Faulkner

Missouri Blue
by Joseph E. Finley

by Frank B. Gilbreth

by Herbert Gold

A Tree Full of Stars
by Davis Grubb

A Measure of Time
by Rosa Guy

For Whom the Bell Tolls
Winner Take Nothing
by Ernest Hemingway

The Bones of Plenty
Reapers of the Dust
by Lois Phillips Hudson

Their Eyes Were Watching God
by Zora Neale Hurston

Brave New World
by Aldous Huxley

The Corner Store
by Albert Edward Idell

Now in November
by Josephine Johnson

Too Soon Dead
by Michael Kurland

A Lion Is In the Streets
by Adria Locke Langley

To Kill a Mockingbird
by Harper Lee

Teitlebaum’s Window
by Wallace Markfield

by Catherine Marshall

by Ian McEwan

by Ruth Moore

Black Elk Speaks
by John Neihardt

Yonnondio: From the Thirties
by Tillie Olsen

Daughter of the Hills
by Myra Page

by Harry Patterson

Thunder On the Mountain
by David Poyer

The Fortunate Pilgrim
by Mario Puzo

Whiskey Man
by Howell Raines

Dangerous Sea
by David Roberts

Capital City
by Mari Sandoz

In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash
by Jean Shepherd

Stand Like Men
by James Sherburne

Wide Is the Gate
by Upton Sinclair

Joy In the Morning
by Betty Smith

Inheritors of the Storm
by Victor Sondheim

This Time Next Year
by Anne Nall Stallworth

In Dubious Battle
The Grapes of Wrath
by John Steinbeck

The Heritage of Hatcher Ide
by Booth Tarkington

The Home Place
by Dorothy Thomas

The Middle of the Journey
by Lionel Trilling

Master of Hestviken
by Sigrid Undset

The Color Purple
by Alice Walker

All the King’s Men
by Robert Penn Warren

Of Time and the River
by Thomas Wolfe

The Winds of War
by Herman Wouk

Lawd Today
Native Son
by Richard Wright

by John Yount