Originally Posted by dwanthny
what work of fiction would you recommend written after 1901.
Only one? Much too hard. How about three, spread across the last century?
, by Rudyard Kipling. Available in a nice edition I put together, here on Mobileread. First published in 1901.
Mr. Midshipman Hornblower
by C. S. Forester. Unfortunately not yet available as an ebook. First published in 1950.
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
by Alexander McCall Smith. First published in 1998.