The 31 Best Books to Read at the Beach in , According to Your Favorite Writers | GQGQ staff have put their heads together and come up with a definitive list of books no man or woman should be without. From drunken poets to record-breaking boxers, sci-fi pioneers to master stylists, these are the paperbacks you should have gathering dust on your bedside table. Nobody is obliged to read the classics, but having a few big names — both from the pantheon of greats and recent titans of the award season — is a great conversation starter, a mark of your engagement with the cultural sphere and a sign of your willingness to explore alternate viewpoints. On the face of it, Q is a standard-issue historical thriller, best read at a frenzied pace on a Mediterranean sunlounger. The novel follows an unnamed protagonist who traverses Renaissance Europe during the Reformation, flitting from peasant rebellion to civic uprising to millenarian cult alike and stirring up violent opposition to the Catholic church wherever he goes. But Q is also so much more than that. Blissett is not the man who wrote this book.
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A book that you find was admired in its time but is now sorta shoved to the side and forgotten, except by the most trusted reader-friends in your life? Well, these are those books. And your reader-friends, in this case? Kick back and listen to them stump for the most criminally underappreciated books on their shelves. Delany I cannot imagine confessional literature without this genre-shattering memoir.
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