by Sinclair Lewis
Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide 2004
This novel is about a man of prominance in a Northern Minnesota city who suddenly finds out he is descended from a Negro. He goes through a transformation of perspective on racial issues. In time, he declares himself publicly to be a "Negro". The effects of this declaration demonstrate the prejudices and ignorances of the US in the immediate post-WWII years.
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by Sinclair Lewis - Feedbooks
This cheerful little road novel is about Claire Boltwood, who, in the early days of the 20th century, travels by automobile from New York City to the Pacific Northwest, where she falls in love with a nice, young man and gives up her snobbish Estate.
by Sinclair Lewis - Harper & Brothers
The Trail of the Hawk, by Sinclair Lewis, is the chronicle of an inveterate Rolling Stone. Carl Ericson, a born rebel against conventions, finds himself from boyhood up at war with the combined forces of family, school and society.
by Sinclair Lewis - Harcourt
Carol leaves big city to follow man she loves to a place she is in no way suited to, and ends up feeling trapped among people she despises. She tries to change the town, she tries to change herself, and when all else fails she tries to have an affair.
by Sinclair Lewis - eBooks@Adelaide
A classic American novel by the American novelist and playwright who, in 1930, became the first American to win the Nobel Prize for literature. He was a social critic who punctured American complacency with his widely popular satirical novels.