Books

Books I Have Read and Loved (or at least really liked)

  1. Accordion Crimes by Annie Proulx
  2. Across the Universe by Beth Revis
  3. The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker
  4. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
  5. And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
  6. Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt
  7. Animal Farm by George Orwell
  8. The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
  9. The Assassin's Blade by Sarah J.

Suggested Reading

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  • Alan BENNETT – The Uncommon Reader
  • Charles BUKOWSKI – Ham on Rye
  • Peter CAMERON – Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You
  • Vincenzo CERAMI – L'incontro
  • Agatha CHRISTIE – Ten Little Niggers (And Then There Were None)
  • Julio CORTAZAR – Bestiario
  • Michael CUNNINGHAM – The Hours
  • Gabriele D'ANNUNZIO – Il piacere
  • Daphne DU MAURIER – The Parasites
  • Bret EASTON ELLIS – American psycho
  • Francis Scott FITZGERALD – Tender Is the Night
  • Nick HORNBY – A Long Way Down
  • Patricia HIGHSMITH – The Talented Mr.

99 Novels by Anthony Burgess

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  • Chinua Achebe – A Man of the People – (1966)
  • Brian Aldiss – Life in the West (1980)
  • Kingsley Amis – Lucky Jim (1954)
  • Kingsley Amis – The Anti-Death League (1966)
  • James Baldwin – Another Country (1962)
  • J. G.

New York Times Best Sellers (Incomplete list)

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  • January 4, 1942 The Keys of the Kingdom A. J. Cronin
  • January 11-February 1 Windswept Mary Ellen Chase
  • February 8 Dragon Seed Pearl S. Buck
  • February 15 Frenchman's Creek Daphne du Maurier
  • February 22-March15 Dragon Seed Pearl S.

Kids’ Top 100 Books by National Education Association (2000)

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  • 1. Harry Potter (series) by J. K. Rowling
  • 2. Goosebumps (series) by R. L. Stine
  • 3. Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
  • 4. The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss
  • 5. Arthur (series) by Marc Brown
  • 6. Charlotte's Web by E. B. White
  • 7. Shiloh (trilogy) by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
  • 8. Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
  • 9. Holes by Louis Sachar
  • 10. The Giver by Lois Lowry
  • 11. The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis
  • 12. Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing (series) by Judy Blume
  • 13. Sideways Stories from Wayside School (series) by Louis Sachar
  • 14. The BFG by Roald Dahl
  • 15.

1000 Novels Everyone Must Read by The Guardian (23 January 2009)

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  • Comedy
  • Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis
  • Money by Martin Amis
  • The Information by Martin Amis
  • The Bottle Factory Outing by Beryl Bainbridge
  • According to Queeney by Beryl Bainbridge
  • Flaubert's Parrot by Julian Barnes
  • A History of the World in 10 1/2 Chapters by Julian Barnes
  • Augustus Carp, Esq.

Top 100 Picture Books by School Library Journal (2012)

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  • 1. Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak (1963) - 40 pages
  • https://vk.com/doc-36125062_65213604?dl=1e8316262989d0e4e7
  • 2. The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle (1969)
  • 3. Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems (2003) - 36 pages
  • 4. Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown, illustrated by Clement Hurd (1947) - 32 pages
  • http://www.sfasu.edu/echl/documents/Goodnight_Moon.pdf
  • 5. The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats (1962)
  • www.youtube.com/watch?v=92zPv-TsBkk
  • 6. Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey (1941)
  • 7.

Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children by National Education Association (2007)

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  • Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White
  • Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak (1963) - 40 pages
  • https://vk.com/doc-36125062_65213604?dl=1e8316262989d0e4e7
  • The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein
  • Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
  • Good Night Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
  • I Love You Forever by Robert N. Munsch
  • Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
  • Oh! The Places You Will Go by Dr. Seuss
  • The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton
  • The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg
  • Skippyjon Jones by Judy Schachner
  • Thank You Mr. Falker by Patricia Polacco
  • The Cat In The Hat by Dr. Seuss
  • The Lorax by Dr.

Oprah's Book Club Selections (1996-2010)

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  • September The Deep End of the Ocean Jacquelyn Mitchard
  • October Song of Solomon Toni Morrison
  • November The Book of Ruth Jane Hamilton
  • December She's Come Undone Wally Lamb
  • 1997
  • February Stones from the River Ursula Hegi
  • April The Rapture of Canaan Sheri Reynolds
  • May The Heart of a Woman Maya Angelou
  • June Songs In Ordinary Time Mary McGarry Morris
  • September The Meanest Thing To Say Bill Cosby
  • September A Lesson Before Dying Ernest J.

Time's List of the 100 Best Novels 1923 to 2005 (2005)

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  • A - B
  • The Adventures of Augie March
  • All the King’s Men
  • American Pastoral
  • An American Tragedy
  • Animal Farm
  • Appointment in Samarra
  • Are You There God?