[ Books I Have Read ]

All-time favorite Novels:  Sister Carrie (Dreiser) &  My Ántonia (Cather)

Fiction I have read recently (since Summer 2011):

  • A Clockwork Orange (1962) by Anthony Burgess
  • A Farewell to Arms (1929) by Ernest Hemingway
  • An Abundance of Katherines (2006) by John Green
  • Anansi Boys (2006) by Neil Gaiman
  • Anthem (1938) by Ayn Rand
  • As I Lay Dying (1930) by William Faulkner
  • Brave New World (1931) by Aldous Huxley
  • Candide: Or, All for the Best (1759) by Voltaire
  • Cannery Row (1945) by John Steinbeck
  • Catch-22 (1961) by Joseph Heller
  • Cat’s Cradle (1963) by Kurt Vonnegut
  • Crime and Punishment (1866) by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Death Comes for the Archbishop (1927) by Willa Cather
  • Death in Venice (1912) by Thomas Mann
  • Ethan Frome (1911) by Edith Wharton
  • In Cold Blood (1966) by Truman Capote
  • Inferno (2013) by Dan Brown
  • Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864) by Jules Verne
  • Looking for Alaska (2005) by John Green
  • MacBeth (1623, play) by William Shakespeare
  • Mrs Dalloway (1925) by Virginia Woolf
  • My Ántonia (1918) by Willa Cather
  • Notes from Underground (1864) by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Othello (1622, play) by William Shakespeare
  • Paper Towns (2008) by John Green
  • Persuasion (1817) by Jane Austen
  • Pirate Latitudes (2009) by Michael Crichton
  • Siddhartha (1922) by Herman Hesse
  • Silas Marner (1861) by George Eliot
  • Slaughterhouse-Five (1969) by Kurt Vonnegut
  • Spring Awakening (1989, play) by Frank Wedekind
  • Steppenwolf (1922) by Herman Hesse
  • Summer (1917) by Edith Wharton
  • The Alchemist (1988) by Paulo Coelho
  • The Awakening (1899) by Kate Chopin
  • The Bell Jar (1963) by Sylvia Plath
  • The Divine Comedy (c. 1307) by Dante Alighieri
  • The Fault in Our Stars (2012) by John Green
  • The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2005) by Stieg Larsson
  • The Giver (1993) by Lois Lowry
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God (1937) by Zora Neale Hurston
  • The Lovely Bones (2002) by Alice Sebold
  • The Night Circus (2011) by Erin Morgenstern
  • The Ocean at the End of the Lane (2013) by Neil Gaiman
  • The Picture of Dorian Grey (1890) by Oscar Wilde
  • The Snows of Kilimanjaro (1961) by Ernest Hemingway
  • The Stranger (1942) by Albert Camus
  • The Sun Also Rises (1926) by Ernest Hemingway
  • The Theban Plays (441-406 B.C.) by Sophocles
  • The Turn of the Screw (1898) by Henry James
  • This Side of Paradise (1920) by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Utopia (1516) by Thomas More
  • Watership Down (1972) by Richard Adams
  • Zodiac: An Eco-Thriller (1988) by Neal Stephenson
 
Non-fiction (or not fully fiction) I have read recently (since Summer 2011):
  • Flatland (1884) by Edwin A. Abbott
  • Medium Raw (2010) by Anthony Bourdain
  • Quiet:The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking (2012) by Susan Cain
  • The Art of War (c. 500 B.C.) by Sun Tzu
  • The Four Agreements (A Toltec Wisdom Book) (1997) by Don Miguel Ruiz
  • The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-Town America (2001) by Bill Bryson
  • The Republic (380 B.C.) by Plato
  • The Willpower Instinct (2011) by Kelly McGonigal, Ph.D.
  • Walden (1854) by Henry D. Thoreau
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