Things in Print Thursday :: someone else’s coming of age novels.

19 Nov

This fascinates me.  List here.

  1. Arcadia (Lauren Groff): white male heterosexual protagonist.
  2. Canada (Richard Ford): white male heterosexual protagonist.
  3. The Night Circus (Erin Morgenstern): white heterosexual protagonists, one male, one female.
  4. Once Upon a River (Bonnie Jo Campbell): white heterosexual female protagonist.
  5. Rage is Back (Adam Mansbach): mixed/black heterosexual male protagonist.
  6. The Round House (Louise Erdich): Native American male heterosexual protagonist.
  7. Salvage the Bones (Jesmyn Ward): black female heterosexual protagonist.
  8. The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet (Reif Larsen): white male heterosexual protagonist.
  9. The Boy (Phillipp Meyer): white male heterosexual protagonist.
  10. Swamplandia (Karen Russell): white female heterosexual protagonist.

Much hetero, wow.

–your fangirl heroine.



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