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Clone of "1001 Children's Books You Must Read Before You Grow Up" (I'm currently editing this list)

  1. Ages 0-3
  2. Each Peach Pear Plum – Allan Ahlberg / Janet Ahlberg (1978)
  3. The Baby's Catalogue – Allan Ahlberg / Janet Ahlberg (1982)
  4. Fly, Little Bird – Francesco Tullio Altan (1977)
  5. Bunny Bath – Lena Anderson (1990)
  6. The Three Railway Engines – Reverend W. Awdry / William Middleton (1945)
  7. Thomas the Tank Engine – Reverend W. Awdry / Reginald Payne (1946)
  8. Good Night, Alfie Atkins – Gunilla Bergström (1972)
  9. The Runaway Bunny – Margaret Wise Brown / Clement Hurd (1942)
  10. Handa's Surprise – Eileen Browne (1994)
  11. Miffy – Dick Bruna (1963)
  12. Mr.

Clone of 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.

Clone of Guardian's 1000 Novels Everyone Must Read: The Definitive List

  1. Absolute Beginners - Colin MacInnes - State of the nation
  2. The Accidental Tourist - Anne Tyler - Love
  3. According to Queeney - Beryl Bainbridge - Comedy
  4. Ada or Ardor - Vladimir Nabokov - Science fiction and fantasy
  5. Adam Bede - George Eliot - Love
  6. The Adventures of Augie March - Saul Bellow - Comedy
  7. The Adventures of Ferdinand Count Fathom - Tobias Smollett - Comedy
  8. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - Mark Twain - War and travel
  9. The Adventures of Peregrine Pickle - Tobias Smollett - Comedy
  10. The Adventures of Roderick Random - Tobias Smollett - Comedy
  11. The Adventures of Tom Sawy

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.

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

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  1. ULYSSES by James Joyce
  2. THE GREAT GATSBY by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  3. A PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST AS A YOUNG MAN by James Joyce
  4. LOLITA by Vladimir Nabokov
  5. BRAVE NEW WORLD by Aldous Huxley
  6. THE SOUND AND THE FURY by William Faulkner
  7. CATCH-22
  8. DARKNESS AT NOON by Arthur Koestler
  9. SONS AND LOVERS by D.H.

The New Lifetime Reading Plan

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  • The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • The Iliad - Homer
  • The Odyssey - Homer
  • The Analects - Confucius
  • The Oresteia - Aeschylus
  • Oedipus Rex - Sophocles
  • Oedipus at Colonus - Sophocles
  • Antigone - Sophocles
  • Alcestis - Euripides
  • Medea - Euripides
  • Hippolytus - Euripides
  • The Trojan Women - Euripides
  • Electra - Euripides
  • The Bacchae - Euripides
  • The Histories - Herodotus
  • The History of the Peloponnesian War - Thucydides
  • The Art of War - Sun-tzu
  • Lysistrata - Aristophanes
  • The Clouds - Aristophanes
  • The Birds - Aristophanes
  • Selected Works - Plato
  • Ethics - Aristotle
  • Politics - Aristotle
  • Poetics

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)

Tags: 
  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.