books to read (239 items)

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  • Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
  • Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
  • Lolita by Vladimir Nobokov
  • Lies my Teacher Told Me by James Loewen
  • Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • Brave New World by Alduous Hexley
  • Hamlet by Shakespeare
  • What’s the Matter with Kansas?: How Conservatives Won the Heart of America by Thomas Frank
  • Freakonomics by Steven Levitt
  • A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams
  • Superfreakonomics by Levitt
  • Deer Hunting with Jesus
  • Doctor Faustus by Marlowe
  • Twelfth Night by Shakespeare
  • The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston LeRoux
  • V for Vendetta by Alan Moore
  • Phantom by Susan Kay
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  • The Book Thief by Marcus Zusak
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • The Road by McCarthy
  • American Psycho by Ellis
  • Macbeth by Shakespeare
  • Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy
  • Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  • Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
  • Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  • East of Eden by John Steinbeck
  • Main Street by Sinclair Lewis
  • Daniel Deronda by George Eliot
  • The Alchemist by Paul Coehlo
  • The Once and Future King by T.H. White
  • The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards
  • Going Bovine by Libba Bray
  • Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson
  • The White Queen by Phillipa Gregory
  • Learning to Bow by Bruce Feiler
  • The Chronicles of Narnia by CS Lewis
  • Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut
  • The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  • On the Road by Jack Kerouac
  • Seek by Dennis Johnson
  • Crime And Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  • Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
  • The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien
  • Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand
  • King Lear by Shakespeare
  • The Stranger by Albert Caus
  • The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
  • Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert Pirsig
  • Beloved by Toni Morrison
  • Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton
  • The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner
  • Winesburg, Ohio
  • Siddhartha by Herman Hesse
  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo
  • The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
  • The Lord of the Rings Trilogy by JRR Tolkien
  • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
  • The Arabian Nights
  • Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie
  • The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
  • The Princess Bride
  • Enchanted Castle
  • The Neverending Story
  • The Woman In Black by Susan Hill
  • Middlemarch by George Eliot
  • Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
  • The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffennegger
  • Border Crossing by Pat Barker
  • A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
  • The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality by Brian Greene
  • Complete Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • Candide by Voltaire
  • Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
  • The Secret Garden by Frances Burnett
  • Peter Pan by JM Barrie
  • This Side of Paradise by F Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L Frank Baum
  • Lady Chatterley's Lover by DH Lawrence
  • Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain
  • Room with a View by EM Forster
  • Tao te Ching
  • The Jungle Books by Rudyard Kipling
  • The Beautiful and Damned by F Scott Fitzgerald
  • Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand
  • Vanity Fair by William McPeace Thackeray
  • The Life and Death of Anne Boleyn by Eric Ives
  • In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
  • Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close By Jonathan Safran Foer
  • The Mists of Avalon
  • His Dark Materials Trilogy
  • The Bean Trees by Kingsolver
  • Bridge of San Luis Rey by Wilder
  • Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis
  • The Good Earth by Buck
  • The Mayor of Casterbridge by Hardy
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude by Marquez
  • Snow Falling on Cedars by Guterson
  • The Woman Warrior by Kingston
  • The Bible as History by Keller
  • Blue Highways by Least Heat Moon
  • Bookseller of Kabul by Seierstad
  • Devil in the White City by Larson
  • Hiroshima by Hersey
  • To Sleep with the Angels by Cowan and Kuenster
  • A Walk in the Woods by Bryson
  • Autobiography of a Face by Grealy
  • Coming of Age in Mississippi by Moody
  • Kaffir Boy by Mathabane
  • Mary Queen of Scots by Fraiser
  • Zelda by Milford
  • Amazing Grace by Kozol
  • A Choice of Catastrophes by Asimov
  • Nickel and Dimed by Ehrenreich
  • Night Falls Fast by Jamison
  • Savage Inequalities by Kozol
  • Understanding Islam by Lippman
  • A Doll's House by Ibsen
  • A Man for All Seasons by Bolt
  • Saint Joan by Shaw
  • Alas Babylon by Frank
  • A Gracious Plenty by Reynolds
  • The Haj by Uris
  • On the Beach by Shute
  • The Return of Merlin by Chopra
  • Cleopatra by Stacy Schiff
  • The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America by Bryson
  • At Home: A Short History of Private Life by Bryson
  • Heidi
  • The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote
  • The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot
  • The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James
  • A Pair of Blue Eyes by Thomas Hardy
  • The Waves by Virginia Woolf
  • The Years by Virginia Woolf
  • The Bell by Iris Murdoch
  • Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger
  • The Children of the New Forest by Frederick Marryat
  • The Complete Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Sons and Lovers by DH Lawrence
  • Indiana by George Sand
  • No Exit by Sartre
  • The Penelopaid
  • The Egyptian by Waltari
  • The Physician by Noah Gordon
  • La Bodega by Noah Gordon
  • The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
  • The Historian by Kostova
  • Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
  • A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
  • Columbine by Dave Cullen
  • 1776 by David McCullough
  • Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee Brown
  • The Little Prince by Saint Exaupery
  • Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
  • A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
  • The Poisonwood Bible by Kingsolver
  • The Count of Monte Cristo by Dumas
  • The Princess Bride by William Goldman
  • The Glass Lake by Binchy
  • A Company of Swans by Ibbotson
  • A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith
  • The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
  • The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
  • The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
  • Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
  • Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett
  • Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill
  • Helter Skelter by Bugliosi
  • Something Wicked This Way Comes by Bradbury
  • The Turn of the Screw by Henry James
  • A Little Death in Dixie by Lisa Turner
  • Sookie Stackhouse series by Charlaine Harris
  • The Case for God by Karen Armstrong
  • Think on These Things by Jiddu Krishnamurti
  • The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis
  • Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  • Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen
  • Las Vegas: An Unconventional History by Stephen Ives
  • Bless the Beasts and Children by Glendon Swarthout
  • That's Not in My American History Book: A Compilation of Little Known Events and Forgotten Heroes
  • A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  • Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
  • Emma by Jane Austen
  • Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
  • Persuasion by Jane Austen
  • The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte
  • Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy
  • Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
  • Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • In a Glass Darkly by Sheridan le Fenu
  • Uncle Silas by Sheridan le Fenu
  • The Time Machine by H.G. Wells
  • Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte
  • The Way we Live Now by Trollope
  • Native Son by Richard Wright
  • The Crucible
  • Inherit the Wind
  • Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
  • The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
  • Look Away!: A History of the Confederate States of America by William C. Davis
  • The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw
  • Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis
  • Ghosts of Mississippi: The Murder of Medgar Evers, the Trials of Byron De La Beckwith, and the Haunting of the New South by Giafran Bologna
  • What Ifs? Of American History by Robert Cowley
  • Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric Schlosser
  • The Culture of Fear: Why Americans Are Afraid of the Wrong Things by Barry Glassner
  • The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs:
  • Bless Me Ultima
  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
  • The Varieties of Religious Experience
  • The Classical World
  • The Confessions of Saint Augustine
  • The Middle Ages
  • The Middle East
  • Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller
  • The Prince by Machiavelli
  • Common Sense by Thomas Paine
  • Siddhartha
  • A Voyage Long and Strange
  • Great Soul: Mahatma Ghandi
  • King Leopold's Ghost
  • The Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire
  • The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government
  • The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt
  • Out of Africa
  • The Metaphysical Club
  • Divine Comedy by Dante Aligheri
  • Hollowing out the Middle
  • Watchmen by Alan Moore
  • The Complete Persepolis