16 Works That Ernest Hemingway Thought A Young Writer Should Read

A curated list of must-reads from Papa himself.

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In 1934, a young writer tramped across the country to talk to Ernest Hemingway at his Key West, FL home. Along with the advice on writing he received from Hemingway, he also got a list of essential reading comprised of two short stories and 14 books.

Here's the whole list of works: