Books

Banned books that shouldn't be banned

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  • Thirteen reasons why-Jay Asher
  • Reasons:Drugs/alcohol/smoking,sexually explicit,suicide,unsuited to age group
  • The kite runner-Khaled Hosseini
  • Reasons: Homosexuality,offensive language,religious viewpoint,sexually explicit
  • Looking for Alaska-John Green
  • Reasons: Offensive language,sexually explicit,unsuited for age group
  • The Hunger Games-Suzanne Collins
  • Reasons: anti-ethnic, anti-family,insensitivity,offensive language,occult/satanic,violence
  • Twilight(series)-Stephenie Meyer
  • Reasons: religi

Books I want to read

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  • Thirteen reasons why- Jay Asher
  • The Book thief- Markus Zusak
  • Stiff- Mary Roach
  • The perks of being a wallflower- Stephen Chbosky
  • Looking for Alaska- John Green
  • Speak- Laurie Halse Anderson
  • This lullaby- Sarah Dessen
  • Shiver Trilogy- Maggie Stiefvater
  • Just listen- Sarah Dessen
  • If I stay- Gayle Forman
  • Mrs. Peregrin's home for peculiar children
  • Divergent- Veronica Roth
  • Unwind- Neil Shusterman

Clone of 501 Must-Read Books

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  1. "Little Women," Louisa May Alcott
  2. "Fairy Tales," Hans Christian Andersen
  3. "Peter Pan," J.M. Barrie
  4. "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," L. Frank Baum
  5. "The Last Unicorn," Peter S.

Books In Wilson But Not In Public Library

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  1. Without a Net: The Female Experience of Growing Up Working Class - Michelle Tea
  2. The Devil in the Flesh - Raymond Radiguet
  3. Dora: A Headcase - Lidia Yuknavitch
  4. Revenge of the Women's Studies Professor - Bonnie J. Morris
  5. Salt Fish Girl - Larissa Lai
  6. Famous Fathers and Other Stories - Pia Z. Ehrhardt
  7. The Gentrification of the Mind: Witness to a Lost Imagination - Sarah Schulman
  8. Fat is a Feminist Issue - Susie Orbach
  9. The Antonia Gramsci Reader: Selected Writings 1916-1935 - Antonia Gramsci
  10. The Ice Palace - Tarjei Vesaas
  11. So Long a Letter - Mariama Ba
  12. Ragnarok - A.S.

Read of Science Fiction: The 101 Best Novels 1985-2010

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  1. Margaret Atwood - The Handmaid's Tale (1985)
  2. Orson Scott Card - Ender's Game (1985)
  3. Philip K. Dick - Radio Free Albemuth (1985)
  4. Ursula K. LeGuin: Always Coming Home (1985)
  5. James Morrow - This is the Way the World Ends (1985)
  6. Kurt Vonnegut - Galapagos (1985)
  7. Pat Murphy - The Falling Woman (1986)
  8. Pamela Sargent - The Shore of Women (1986)
  9. Joan Slonczewski - A Door Into Ocean (1986)
  10. Paul Park - Soldiers of Paradise (1987)
  11. Lucius Shepard - Life During Wartime (1987)
  12. George Turner - The Sea and Summer (1987)
  13. C.J.

2014 Reading Log

  1. 100 Unforgettable Dresses , by Hal Rubenstein. 2/15
  2. A

  3. B

  4. The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, Supplemental volumes: v.2 by Richard F. Burton, translator. 1/21
  5. The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night, Supplemental volumes: v.3: in progress ; v.4: ; v.5: ; v.6 by Richard F. Burton, translator.
  6. C

  7. Crossroads of Twilight (Wheel of Time, #10) by Robert Jordan.
  8. A Crown of Swords (Wheel of Time, #7) by Robert Jordan.
  9. D

  10. The Dragon Reborn (Wheel of Time, #3) by Robert Jordan.

The Modern Library 100 Best Novels (The Reader's List)

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  1. ATLAS SHRUGGED by Ayn Rand
  2. THE FOUNTAINHEAD by Ayn Rand
  3. BATTLEFIELD EARTH by L. Ron Hubbard
  4. LORD OF THE RINGS by J.R.R. Tolkien
  5. TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD by Harper Lee
  6. 1984 by George Orwell
  7. ANTHEM by Ayn Rand
  8. WE THE LIVING by Ayn Rand
  9. MISSION EARTH by L. Ron Hubbard
  10. FEAR by L. Ron Hubbard
  11. ULYSSES by James Joyce
  12. CATCH-22 by Joseph Heller
  13. THE GREAT GATSBY by F.

Time Magazine All-Time 100 Novels

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  • The Adventures of Augie March, Saul Bellow
  • All the King's Men, Robert Penn Warren
  • American Pastoral, Philip Roth
  • An American Tragedy, Theodore Dreiser
  • Animal Farm, George Orwell
  • Appointment in Samarra, John O'Hara
  • Are You There God?

The Observer's "100 Greatest Novels of All Time" List

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  1. Don Quixote - Miguel De Cervantes
  2. The Pilgrim's Progress - John Bunyan
  3. Robinson Crusoe - Daniel Defoe
  4. Gulliver's Travels - Jonathan Swift
  5. Tom Jones - Henry Fielding
  6. Clarissa - Samuel Richardson
  7. Tristram Shandy - Laurence Sterne
  8. Dangerous Liaisons - Pierre Choderlos De Laclos
  9. Emma - Jane Austen
  10. Frankenstein - Mary Shelley
  11. Nightmare Abbey - Thomas Love
  12. The Black Sheep - Honore De Balzac
  13. The Charterhouse of Parma - Stendhal
  14. The Count of Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas
  15. Sybil - Benjamin Disraeli
  16. David Copperfield - Charles Dickens
  17. Wuthering Heights - Emily Bronte
  18. Jane Eyre

Books Read in 2013...

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  1. My goal was to read 150 books, but with the end of the year drawing close, I don't think that's actually going to happen. However, I'm close, which is good, and there's always next year.