The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien

The Things They Carried is a collection of related stories by Tim O'Brien, about a platoon of American soldiers in the Vietnam War, originally published in hardcover by Houghton Mifflin, 1990. Whil...

The 474th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 7th on 50 Books to Read Before You Die (Complex)
  2. - 31st on The New Classics - 100 Best Reads from 1983 to 2008 (Entertainment Weekly)
  3. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (USA))
  4. - The 50 Books Everyone Needs to Read, 1963-2013 (Flavor Wire)
  5. - The 100 Greatest American Novels, 1893 – 1993 (Jeff O'Neal at Bookriot.com)
  6. - From Zero to Well-Read in 100 Books (Jeff O'Neal at Bookriot.com)
  7. - How to Read Literature Like a Professor: A Reading List (Thomas C. Foster)
  8. - The 80 Books Every Man Should Read (Esquire)
  9. - The 75 Best Books of the Past 75 Years (Parade Magazine)
  10. - What Is the Best Work of American Fiction of the Last 25 Years? (New York Times)

Buy This Book

Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Things They Carried (An Unabridged Production)[6-CD Set] Audio CD 388655 $389.98 $389.98
The Things They Carried Kindle Edition 3093 $8.57 2009
The Things They Carried Paperback 39421 $4.25 $0.01 1998
The Things They Carried Audio CD 62922 $11.40 $31.62 2013
The Things They Carried [Paperback] [2009] 1 Ed. Tim O'Brien Paperback 745072 $11.76 $6.68 2009
The Things They Carried Audio CD 611543 $37.97 $38.19 2013
By Tim O'Brien The Things They Carried (Unabridged) Audio CD 237928 $19.16 $19.10 2013
The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien trade Edition [Paperback(1998)] Paperback 35181 $12.50 $3.76 1997
The Things They Carried Paperback 295 $8.25 $1.99 2009
The Things They Carried by O'Brien, Tim (1st (first) Edition) [Paperback(2009)] Paperback 3419357 $12.85 $7.50 2009
The Things They Carried - Multiple Critical Perspectives Paperback 379862 $19.99 $490.96 2009
By Tim O'Brien - The Things They Carried (Contemporary American Fiction) (Reprint) (2/13/91) Paperback 784413 $110.94 $3.95 1991
The Things They Carried Audio CD 740847 $16.39 $17.63 2013
The Things They Carried Hardcover 56772 $13.98 $6.61 2010
The Things They Carried Hardcover 1059192 $13.49 $0.47 1990
The Things They Carried / In the Lake of the Woods Hardcover 652102 $12.11 $6.45 2011
The Things They Carried - Activity Pack Spiral-bound 2977018 $35.95 $81.62 2004
The Things They Carried (Spark Notes Edition) Paperback 305639 $33.20 $2.83 2002
The Things They Carried - Levels of Understanding Spiral-bound 5362738 $29.99 2012