Poster shows locations of 42 Great American Novels

One Flew Over the Cuckooo's Nest by Ken Kesey took place in Salem, Oregon. The Jungle by Upton Sinclair was based in Chicago. The Shining by Stephen King took place in Estes, Colorado. These novels, and 39 others, are on this Great American Novel Map ($30) published by Hog Island Press.

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  1. OH boo freaking hoo.

    I'm from Kansas. We have the Wizard of Oz and In Cold Blood (which isn't fiction).

  2. Considering that in the book The Shining, Jack used a roque mallet and not and axe as in the movie version, this map is inaccurate.

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