Books

Harold Bloom's Western Canon

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  • The Theocratic Age

  • The Ancient Near East
  • Gilgamesh
  • Egyptian Book of the Dead
  • Holy Bible (King James Version)
  • The Apocrypha
  • Sayings of the Fathers (Pirke Aboth)

  • Ancient India
  • Mahabharata
  • Bhagavad-Gita
  • Ramayana

  • The Ancient Greeks
  • Iliad - Homer
  • Odyssey - Homer
  • Works and Days - Hesiod
  • Theogony - Hesiod
  • The Poetry of Archilochos
  • The Poetry of Sappho
  • The Poetry of Alkman
  • Odes - Pindar
  • Oresteia - Aeschylus
  • Seven Against Thebes - Aeschylus
  • Prometheus Bound - Aeschylus
  • Persians - Aeschylus
  • Suppliant Women - Aeschylus

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (combination list including all 4 editions)

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  1. 1Q84 - Haruki Murakami
  2. 2001: A Space Odyssey – Arthur C. Clarke
  3. 2666 - Roberto Bolano
  4. A Bend in the River – V.S.

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (combination list including all 4 editions)

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  1. 1Q84 - Haruki Murakami
  2. 2001: A Space Odyssey – Arthur C. Clarke
  3. 2666 - Roberto Bolano
  4. A Bend in the River – V.S.

Booklog 2014

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  1. ratings out of 10
  2. January:
  3. Let it snow - Maureen Johnson, John Green, Lauren Myracle (7.5)
  4. Divergent - Veronica Roth (8.0)
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  6. February:
  7. It's kind of a funny story - Ned Vizzini (9.0)
  8. Kamp Vught - Jan van de Mortel (6.0)
  9. Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone - J.K. Rowling (9.5)
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  11. March:
  12. Hoosier Daddy - Ann McMan & Salem West (7.0)
  13. Lord of the Rings: The two towers - J.R.R.

Books Read - 2013

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  • The Four-Hour Work Week
  • The Defining Decade
  • Democracy: The God that Failed
  • Private Production of Security
  • The Ethical Slut
  • Quentin Tarantino: The Man and his Movies
  • Bill Bruford (autobiography)
  • Outliers (1/2)
  • The Ego and its Own

Books To Read

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  1. 100 years of Solitude - Gabriel Garcia Marquez Gabriel - 1967
  2. 1001 Nights - Various - 850
  3. 2001 - Arthur C.

Books Read in 2014

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  1. (A) The Dying Earth by Jack Vance
  2. (A) Forbidden by Ted Dekker and Tosca Lee
  3. (S) The Horns of Ruin by Tim Akers
  4. (GN) Universe (issues 1-8) by Paul Jenkins
  5. (GN) Fear Itself by Matt Fraction
  6. Grundish and Askew by Lance Carbuncle
  7. (GN) Locke & Key: Welcome to Lovecraft by Joe Hill
  8. (A) Hammer and Blade by Paul S. Kemp
  9. (GN) The Authority: Kev by Garth Ennis
  10. Clockwork Fairy Tales - Anthology
  11. (A) Clockwork Angels by Neil Peart and Kevin J. Anderson

Books Read in 2014

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  1. The Scarlet Plague - Jack London
  2. Ask the Cards a Question - Marcia Muller
  3. The Case of the Lucky Legs - Erle Stanley Gardner
  4. Something from the Nightside - Simon R. Green
  5. The Goddess of Ganymede - Michael D. Resnick
  6. Martin Eden - Jack London
  7. Agents of Light and Darkness - Simon R.

Reading Log, 2014

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  1. (01.11) The Manticore – Robertson Davies
  2. (01.23) World of Wonders – Robertson Davies
  3. (01.28) John Dies at the End – David Wong
  4. (01.30) Vanishing Point – David Markson
  5. (02.19) The Magus – John Fowles
  6. (02.24) The Sound and the Fury – William Faulkner
  7. (02.27) The Magic Toyshop – Angela Carter
  8. (03.25) Authors of the Impossible: The Paranormal and the Sacred – Jeffrey J. Kripal

Knjige 2014.

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  • 01 08.01. Sarah Winman - Kad je bog bio zec (jako, jako lijepa. preporuke!)
  • 02 17.01. John Green - Greška u našim zvijezdama (razočaranje)
  • 03 24.01. Jonathan Safran Foer - Jako glasno i nevjerojatno blizu (krasna!)
  • 04 24.01. Daniel Glattauer - Svih sedam valova (joj, grozno)
  • 05 27.01. Horace McCoy - I konje ubijaju, zar ne? (meh)
  • 06 20.02. David Mitchell - Livada crnog labuda (jako lijepa i ugodna, stvarna i poistovjetiva)
  • 07 01.04. Jonathan Safran Foer - Sve je rasvijetljeno (predivna, slomio mi je srce!)
  • 08 15.04. David Benioff - Grad lopova (odlična!!)