Biography: American novelist Sinclair Lewis (1885-1951) was the first American to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. Lewis studied at Yale, where he edited the literary magazine. Known for satires of middle-class American life, Lewis won critical praise for novels like Main Street (1920), which also established his commercial success. Other familiar titles include Arrowsmith (1925) and Elmer Gantry (1927).

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  1. Our Mr. Wrenn
    Our Mr. Wrenn
    by Sinclair Lewis

    Rating: 2.4/5 (154 votes cast)

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    A simple New York clerk, Mr. Wrenn receives an inheritance that sets him sailing for adventure. When he leaves for London, he has no idea all he will learn from the free-thinkers he meets on the way, or how his adventure will prepare him to return to the romance that had been waiting all along.

    Category: Historical Romance

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  2. Free Air
    Free Air

    by Sinclair Lewis

    Free Air
    by Sinclair Lewis

    Rating: 2.6/5 (327 votes cast)

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    Perhaps the original American road trip novel, Free Air follows Claire Boltwood as she travels from New York City to the Pacific Northwest in the early 20th century. If Claire can leave behind her upper-class background, she may find herself gaining the love of a down-to-earth man in her new home.

    Categories: Romance, Other Fiction, Inspirational Romance

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