A website on the world-wide literary novel since approximately the beginning of the twentieth century, arranged by nationality. This personal but extensive survey of literary fiction since around 1900 will continue to grow. It lists around 1000 authors writing in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish or translated into one of those languages, with biography, bibliography and selected book reviews. Some interesting gatherings of subject matter are in the Lists and other sections at the bottom of the page. For further background see FAQ.