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Cult Fiction: 12 Modern Classics with an Edge

by Aaron Seminoff | August 17, 2015


Looking for some cool beach reads to load on to your iPad this summer? Catch up on what all the smart Generation X kids were reading back in the day. The 1990s was a great time for postmodern fiction that was raw, hard-edged, and graphic. Before the days of wizards and vampires, the must-reads of the late 20th century had a bit more edge. A lot of them also happened to be made into some pretty great movies that are worth checking out too.



Fight Club, Chuck Palahniuk


High Fidelity, Nick Hornby


American Psycho, Bret Easton Ellis


Infinite Jest, David Foster Wallace


The Secret History, Donna Tartt


Trainspotting, Irvine Welsh


London Fields, Marin Amis


The Bonfire of the Vanities, Tom Wolfe


The Crow Road, Iain Banks


The Virgin Suicides, Jeffrey Eugenides


Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, Roddy Doyle


Martin and John, Dale Peck





Tagged: Books, Informative, Movies