BOB CARR’S READ­ING LIST:

The Weekend Australian - Review - - Feature -

Best writer on 20th- cen­tury pol­i­tics: Ge­orge Or­well Most im­por­tant book of the 20th cen­tury: Primo Levi’s If This is a Man Only crime nov­el­ist worth read­ing: James Ell­roy World’s best liv­ing fe­male nov­el­ist: Colleen McCul­lough The great nov­el­ists: Mar­cel Proust, James Joyce, An­thony Burgess, Honore de Balzac, Charles Dick­ens, Gus­tave Flaubert, Leo Tol­stoy, Fy­o­dor Dos­to­evsky, Gabriel Gar­cia Mar­quez, Giuseppe To­masi di Lampe­dusa Favourite his­to­rian: Thomas Babing­ton Ma­caulay, au­thor of The His­tory of Eng­land Favourite his­tor­i­cal nov­el­ists: Gore Vi­dal, Colleen McCul­lough

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