Hemingway creates a Reading List for a Young Writer. 20/01/2020 By Derwombat In 1934 Ernest Hemingway wrote down a list of two short stories and 14 books and handed it to a young out-of-work writer Arnold Samuelson (many of the texts you can find in the Open Culture collection of Free eBooks): “The Blue Hotel” by Stephen Crane “The Open Boat” by Stephen Crane Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert Dubliners by James Joyce The Red and the Black by Stendhal Of Human Bondage by Somerset Maugham Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy Buddenbrooks by Thomas Mann Hail and Farewell by George Moore The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky The Oxford Book of English Verse The Enormous Room by E.E. Cummings Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte Far Away and Long Ago by W.H. Hudson The American by Henry James Read more of this great story via Ernest Hemingway Creates a Reading List for a Young Writer, 1934 – | Open Culture. Share this:PocketEmailPrintMoreTweetLike this:Like Loading... Related About Derwombat My name is Rod Parham, Hot Metal Compositor. I was born in Adelaide, South Australia in 1947. Single with two children and a grandson. I Love History, Movies and Words.