• 1984 by George Orwell
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The by Mark Twain
  • Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  • Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, The by Michael Chabon
  • American Tragedy, An by Theodore Dreiser
  • Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt
  • Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  • Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
  • Archidamian War by Donald Kagan
  • Art of Fiction, The by Henry James
  • Art of War, The by Sun Tzu
  • As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
  • Atonement: A Novel by Ian McEwan
  • Autobiography of a Face by Lucy Grealy
  • Awakening, The by Kate Chopin
  • Babe by Dick King-Smith
  • Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women by Susan Faludi
  • Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress: A Novel by Dai Sijie
  • Bambi by Felix Salten
  • Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
  • Bell Jar, The by Sylvia Plath
  • Beloved by Toni Morrison
  • Beowulf: A New Verse Translation by Seamus Heaney
  • Bhagavad Gita, The
  • Bielski Brothers, The: The True Story of Three Men Who Defied the Nazis, Built a Village in the Forest, and Saved 1,200 Jews by Peter Duffy
  • Bitch: In Praise of Difficult Women by Elizabeth Wurtzel
  • Bolt from the Blue, A and other essays by Mary Mccarthy
  • Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
  • Brick Lane: A Novel by Monica Ali
  • Brigadoon by Alan Jay Lerner
  • Candide by Voltaire
  • Canterbury Tales, The by Geoffrey Chaucer
  • Carrie by Stephen King
  • Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
  • Catcher in the Rye, The by J.D. Salinger
  • Charlotte’s Web by E. B. White
  • Children's Hour, The by Lillian Hellman
  • Christine by Stephen King
  • Christmas Carol, A by Charles Dickens
  • Churchill: a Study in Greatness by Geoffrey Best
  • Clockwork Orange, A by Anthony Burgess
  • Code of the Woosters, The by P. G. Wodehouse
  • Collected Dorothy Parker, The by Dorothy Parker
  • Collected Stories of Eudora Welty, The by Eudora Welty
  • Comedy of Errors, The by William Shakespeare
  • Complete Novels by Dawn Powell
  • Complete Poems, The by Anne Sexton
  • Complete Stories by Dorothy Parker
  • Confederacy of Dunces, A by John Kennedy Toole
  • Count of Monte Cristo, The by Alexandre Dumas père
  • Cousin Bette by Honore De Balzac
  • Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Crimson Petal and the White, The by Michael Faber
  • Crucible, The by Arthur Miller
  • Cujo by Stephen King
  • Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, The by Mark Haddon
  • Daisy Miller by Henry James
  • Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende
  • David and Lisa by Dr. Theodore Issac Rubin
  • David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
  • Da Vinci Code, The by Dan Brown
  • Dawn Powell: Novels 1930-1942 by Dawn Powell
  • Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol
  • Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
  • Deenie by Judy Blume
  • Demons by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Devil in the White City, The: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America by Erik Larson
  • Dirt, The: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band by Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars and Nikki Sixx
  • Divine Comedy, The by Dante
  • Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, The by Rebecca Wells
  • Don Quijote by Cervantes
  • Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhrv
  • Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Eleanor Roosevelt by Blanche Wiesen Cook
  • Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, The by Tom Wolfe
  • Ella Minnow Pea: A Progressively Lipogrammatic Epistolary Fable by Mark Dunn
  • Eloise by Kay Thompson
  • Emily the Strange by Roger Reger
  • Emma by Jane Austen
  • Empire Falls by Richard Russo
  • Encyclopedia Brown: Boy Detective by Donald J. Sobol
  • Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
  • Ethics by Baruch Spinoza
  • Europe through the Back Door, 2003 by Rick Steves
  • Eva Luna by Isabel Allende
  • Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
  • Extravagance: A Novel by Gary Krist
  • Fahrenheit 451: A Novel by Ray Bradbury
  • Fahrenheit 9/11 by Michael Moore
  • Fall of the Athenian Empire, The by Donald Kagan
  • Fat Land: How Americans Became the Fattest People in the World by Greg Critser
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson
  • Fellowship of the Ring, The: Book 1 of The Lord of the Ring by J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Fiddler on the Roof by Joseph Stein
  • Finnegan’s Wake by James Joyce
  • Five People You Meet in Heaven, The by Mitch Albom
  • Fletch by Gregory McDonald
  • Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
  • Fortress of Solitude, The by Jonathan Lethem
  • Fountainhead, The by Ayn Rand
  • Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
  • Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger
  • Freaky Friday by Mary Rodgers
  • Galapagos by Kurt Vonnegut
  • Gender Trouble by Judith Butler
  • George W. Bushisms by Jacob Weisberg
  • Gidget by Fredrick Kohner
  • Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen
  • Gnostic Gospels, The by Elaine Pagels
  • Godfather, The by Mario Puzo
  • God of Small Things, The by Arundhati Roy
  • Goldilocks and the Three Bears by Alvin Granowsky
  • Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
  • Good Soldier, The by Ford Maddox Ford
  • Graduate, The by Charles Webb
  • Grapes of Wrath, The by John Steinbeck
  • Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  • Great Gatsby, The by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Group, The by Mary McCarthy
  • Hamlet by William Shakespeare
  • Handmaid’s Tale, The by Margaret Atwood
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling
  • Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
  • Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, A by Dave Eggers
  • Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders by Vincent Bugliosi and Curt Gentry
  • Henry IV, Part 1 by William Shakespeare
  • Henry IV, Part 2 by William Shakespeare
  • Henry V by William Shakespeare
  • High Fidelity by Nick Hornby
  • History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, The by Edward Gibbon
  • Holidays on Ice: Stories by David Sedaris
  • Holy Barbarians, The by Lawrence Lipton
  • House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III
  • House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
  • How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss
  • How the Light Gets in by M. J. Hyland
  • How to Breathe Underwater by Julie Orringer
  • Howl by Allen Ginsberg
  • The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo
  • Iliad, The by Homer
  • I’m with the Band by Pamela des Barres
  • In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
  • Inferno by Dante
  • Inherit the Wind by Jerome Lawrence
  • Ironweed by William J. Kennedy
  • It Takes a Village by Hillary Clinton
  • Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  • Joy Luck Club, The by Amy Tan
  • Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
  • Jumping Frog, The by Mark Twain
  • Jungle, The by Upton Sinclair
  • Just a Couple of Days by Tony Vigorito
  • Kitchen Boy, The: A Novel of the Last Tsar by Robert Alexander
  • Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly by Anthony Bourdain
  • Kite Runner, The by Khaled Hosseini
  • Lady Chatterley's Lover by D.H. Lawrence
  • Last Empire, The: Essays 1992-2000 by Gore Vidal
  • Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
  • Legend of Bagger Vance, The by Steven Pressfield
  • Less Than Zero by Bret Easton Ellis
  • Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke
  • Letters to Judy by Judy Blume
  • Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them by Al Franken
  • Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  • Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, The (The Chronicles of Narnia) by C. S. Lewis
  • Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens
  • Little Locksmith, The by Katharine Butler Hathaway
  • Little Match Girl, The by Hans Christian Andersen
  • Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  • Living History by Hilary Clinton
  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  • Lottery, The: And Other Stories by Shirley Jackson
  • Lovely Bones, The by Alice Sebold
  • Love Story, The by Erich Segal
  • Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  • Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  • Manticore, The by Robertson Davies
  • Marathon Man by William Goldman
  • Master and Margarita, The by Mikhail Bulgakov
  • Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
  • Meaning of Consuelo, The: A Novel by Judith Ortiz Cofer
  • Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter by Simone de Beauvoir
  • Memoirs of General W.T. Sherman, The by William Tecumseh Sherman
  • Merry Wives of Windsor, The by William Shakespeare
  • Mencken Chrestomathy by H.L. Mencken
  • Metamorphosis, The by Franz Kafka
  • Middlesex: A Novel by Jeffrey Eugenides
  • Miracle Worker, The by William Gibson
  • Moby-Dick by Herman Melville
  • Mojo Collection, The: The Ultimate Music Companion by Jim Irvin
  • Moliere: A Biography by Hobart Chatfield Taylor
  • Monetary History of the United States, A by Milton Friedman
  • Monsieur Proust by Celeste Albaret
  • Month Of Sundays, A: Searching For The Spirit And My Sister by Julie Mars
  • Moveable Feast, A by Ernest Hemingway
  • Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
  • Mutiny on the Bounty by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall
  • My Lai 4: A Report on the Massacre and Its Aftermath by Seymour M. Hersh
  • My Life As An Author & Editor by H.R. Mencken
  • My Life in Orange: Growing Up with the Guru by Tim Guest
  • Myra Waldo’s Travel and Motoring Guide to Europe, 1978 by Myra Waldo
  • My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult
  • Naked and the Dead, The: 50th Anniversary Edition by Norman Mailer
  • Name of the Rose, The by Umberto Eco
  • Namesake, The by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Nanny Diaries, The by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus
  • Nervous System: Or, Losing My Mind in Literature by Jan Lars Jensen
  • New Poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson
  • New Way Things Work, The by David Macaulay
  • Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich
  • Night by Elie Wiesel
  • Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
  • Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism, The by William E. Cain, Laurie A. Finke, Barbara E. Johnson, John P. McGowan
  • Novels 1930-1942: Dance Night/Come Back to Sorrento, Turn, Magic Wheel/Angels on Toast/A Time to be Born by Dawn Powell
  • Notes of a Dirty Old Man by Charles Bukowski
  • Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
  • Old School by Tobias Wolff
  • Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
  • On the Road by Jack Kerouac
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Opposite of Fate, The by Amy Tan
  • Oracle Night: A Novel by Paul Auster
  • Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood
  • Othello by William Shakespeare
  • Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens
  • Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen
  • Outbreak of the Peloponnesian War, The by Donald Kagan
  • Outsiders, The by S. E. Hinton
  • Passage to India, A by E.M. Forster
  • Peace of Nicias and the Sicilian Expedition, The by Donald Kagan
  • Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chboskey
  • Peyton Place by Grace Metalious
  • Picture Of Dorian Gray, The by Oscar Wilde
  • Pigs at the Trough by Arianna Huffington
  • Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi
  • Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk by Legs McNeil
  • Poe: Poetry, Tales & Selected Essays by Edgar Allan Poe Property by Valerie Martin
  • Polysyllabic Spree, The by Nick Hornby
  • Portable Dorothy Parker, The by Dorothy Parker
  • Portable Nietzche, The by Fredrich Nietzche
  • Price of Loyalty, The: George W. Bush, the White House
  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • Property by Valerie Martin
  • Pushkin: A Biography by T. J. Binyon
  • Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
  • Quattrocento by James Mckean
  • Quiet Storm, A by Rachel Howzell Hall
  • Rapunzel by Grimm Brothers
  • Raven, The by Edgar Allan Poe
  • Razor’s Edge, The by W. Somerset Maugham
  • Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books by Azar Nafisi
  • Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • Red Tent, The by Anita Diamant
  • Rescuing Patty Hearst: Memories From a Decade Gone Mad by Virginia Holman
  • Return of the King, The: The Lord of the Rings Book 3 by J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Rick Steves’ Europe Through the Back Door 2007: The Travel Skills Handbook by Rick Steves
  • R Is for Ricochet by Sue Grafton
  • Richard III by William Shakespeare
  • Rita Hayworth by Stephen King
  • Robert’s Rules of Order by Henry Robert
  • Roman Holiday by Edith Wharton
  • Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
  • Room of One’s Own, A by Virginia Woolf
  • Room with a View, A by E.M. Forster
  • Rosemary’s Baby by Ira Levin
  • Rough Guide to Europe, 2003 Edition
  • Sacred Time : A Novel by Ursula Hegi
  • Sanctuary by William Faulkner
  • Savage Beauty: The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay by Nancy Milford
  • Say Goodbye to Daisy Miller by Henry James
  • Scarecrow of Oz, The by Frank L. Baum
  • Scarlet Letter, The by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Seabiscuit: An American Legend by Laura Hillenbrand
  • Second Sex, The by Simone De Beauvoir
  • Secret Life of Bees, The by Sue Kidd
  • Secrets of the Flesh: a Life of Colette by Judith Thurman
  • Selected Hotels of Europe
  • Selected Letters of Dawn Powell: 1913 - 1965 by Dawn Powell
  • Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
  • Separate Peace, A by John Knowles
  • Sexus by Henry Miller
  • Shadow of the Wind, The by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
  • Shane by Jack Shaefer
  • Shining, The by Stephen King
  • Siddhartha: Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
  • S Is for Silence by Sue Grafton
  • Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
  • Small Island by Andrea Levy
  • Snows of Kilimanjaro, The and Other Stories by Ernest Hemingway
  • Snow White and Rose Red by Grimm Brothers
  • Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy: Lord and Peasant in the Making of the Modern World by Barrington Moore
  • Song of Names, The by Norman Lebrecht
  • Song of the Simple Truth: The Complete Poems of Julia de Burgos by Julia de Burgos
  • Song Reader, The by Lisa Tucker
  • Songbook by Nick Hornby
  • Sonnets, The by William Shakespeare
  • Sonnets from the Portuguese by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • Sophie's Choice by William Styron
  • Sound and The Fury, The by William Faulkner
  • Speak, Memory by Vladimir Nabokov
  • Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by Mary Roach
  • Story of My Life, The by Helen Keller
  • Streetcar Named Desire, A by Tennessee Williams
  • Stuart Little by E. B. White
  • Sun Also Rises, The by Ernest Hemingway
  • Swann’s Way by Marcel Proust
  • Swimming With Giants: My Encounters With Whales, Dolphins, and Seals by Anne Collet
  • Sybil by Flora Rheta Schreiber
  • Tale of Two Cities, A by Charles Dickens
  • Tender Is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Terms of Endearment by Larry McMurtry
  • Time and Again by Jack Finney
  • Time Traveler’s Wife, The by Audrey Niffenegger
  • To Have and Have Not by Ernest Hemmingway
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • Tree Grows in Brooklyn, A by Betty Smith
  • Trial, The by Franz Kafka
  • True and Outstanding Adventures of the Hunt Sisters, The by Elisabeth Robinson
  • Truth & Beauty: A Friendship by Ann Patchett
  • Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
  • Ulysses by James Joyce
  • Unabridged Journals by Sylvia Plath
  • Unbearable Lightness of being, The by Milan Kundera
  • Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Unless: A Novel by Carol Shields
  • Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann
  • Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • Velvet Underground and Nico, The (Thirty Three and a Third series) by Joe Harvard
  • Virgin Suicides, The by Jeffrey Eugenides
  • Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett
  • Walden by Henry David Thoreau
  • War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
  • We Owe You Nothing, Punk Planet: The Collected Interviews by Daniel Sinker
  • What Ever Happened to Baby Jane by Henry Farrell
  • When the Emperor Was Divine by Julie Otsuka
  • Who Moved My Cheese? Spencer Johnson
  • Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee
  • Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire
  • Wizard of Oz, The by L. Frank Baum
  • Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
  • Yearling, The by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
  • Year of Magical Thinking, The by Joan Didion
mar 10 2011 ∞
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user picture Bliss: Ahh, great idea! mar 11 2011
user picture Emma: That's cool, I also have a Rory book list, but I think yours is rather complete than mine. Rory rules! :-D jul 26 2011
user picture clare: It is a rather extensive list! :) jul 27 2011
user picture g,: I love this list, I had it written down years ago but I lost it. Thank your posting this! jun 18 2012