Phil Damon (Ethiopia 1963-65) came close, but didn’t get all 10. He missed #6 and #8

Here is the correct list

1. Jack Kerouac, On the Road
2. John Knowles, A Separate Peace
3. F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby
4. James Jones, From Here to Eternity
5. William Faulkner, Light in August
6. Hamilton Basso, Th View From Pompey Head
7. Irwin Shaw, The Eighty Yard Run
8. John O’Hara, You Can Always Tell Newark
9. Ernest Hemingway, A Farewell to Arms
10. Frederick Exley, A Fan’s Notes