The Book List


  1. Adams, Richard: Watership Down
  2. Adichie, Chimamanda Ngogi: Half of a Yellow Sun
  3. Alexander,Robert: The Kitchen Boy
  4. Atwood, Margaret: Moral Disorder
  5. Auster,  Paul: Oracle Night
  6. Balzac, Honore De: Cousin Bette
  7. Barbery, Muriel: The Elegance of the Hedgehog
  8. Boyne, John: The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
  9. Bulgakov, Mikhail: The Master and Margarita
  10. Burgess, Anthony: A Clockwork Orange
  11. Capote, Truman: Breakfast at Tiffany's
  12. Carver, Raymond: What we talk about when we talk about love
  13. Chopin, Kate: The Awakening
  14. Coelho, Paolo: The Winner Stands Alone
  15. Cunningham, Michael: The Hours
  16. Dreiser, Theodore: An American Tragedy
  17. Dumas, Alexandre: The Count of Monte Cristo
  18. Dunn,Mark: Ella Minnow Pea
  19. Eco, Umberto: The Name of the Rose
  20. Eugenides, Jeffrey: Virgin Suicides
  21. Faulkner, William: The Sound and The Fury
  22. Finney,  Jack: Time and Again
  23. Fitzgerald, F. Scott: The Great Gatsby
  24. Flaubert, Gustave: Madame Bovary
  25. Forster, E.M.: A Room with a View
  26. Gaskell, Elizabeth: Wives and Daughters
  27. Goldberg,  Myla: Bee Season
  28. Grealy, Lucy: Autobiography of a Face
  29. Gregory, Phillipa: The Other Boleyn Girl
  30. Haddon, Mark: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
  31. Harford, Tim: The Logic of Life
  32. Hawthorne, Nathaniel: The House of the Seven Gables
  33. Hegi,Ursula: Sacred Time
  34. Heller, Joseph: Catch-22
  35. Hesse, Hermann: Siddhartha
  36. Hillenbrand, Laura: Seabiscuit: An American Legend
  37. Hornby, Nick: The Polysyllabic Spree
  38. Hosseini, Khaleid: Thousand Splendid Suns
  39. Huxley, Aldous: Brave New World
  40. Irving, Washington: Legend of Sleepy Hollow
  41. Jackson, Shirley: The Lottery: And Other Stories
  42. James, Henry: The Europeans
  43. Jensen, Jan Lars: Nervous System
  44. Jin, Ha: A Free Life
  45. Joyce, James: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
  46. Kafka, Franz: The Metamorphosis
  47. Keller, Helen: The Story of My Life
  48. Kerouac, Jack: On The Road
  49. Kesey, Ken: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
  50. Keyes, Daniel: Flowers for Algernon
  51. Kidd, Sue Monk: The Secret Life of Bees
  52. Laclos, Choderlos de: Les Liaisons dangereuses
  53. Lahiri, Jhumpa: Unaccustomed Earth
  54. Lerner, Alan Jay: My Fair Lady
  55. Levin, Ira: The Stepford Wives
  56. Maguire, Gregory: Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West
  57. Márquez, Gabriel Carcía: Love in the Time of Cholera
  58. Maugham, W. Somerset: The Razor’s Edge
  59. Maurier, Daphne du: Rebecca           
  60. McEwan, Ian: Atonement
  61. Melville, Herman: Moby Dick
  62. Milton, John: Paradise Lost
  63. Morrison,Toni: Beloved           
  64. Nabokov, Vladimir: Lolita                 
  65. Nabokov, Vladimir: Speak, Memory
  66. Nafisi,  Azar: Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books
  67. Némirovsky, Iréne: Suite Francaise
  68. Oates, Joyce Carol: A Garden of Earthly Delights
  69. Obama, Barack: The Audacity of Hope
  70. Ogawa, Yoko: The Diving Pool
  71. Olsson, Linda: Astrid & Veronika
  72. Orringer, Julie: How to Breathe Underwater
  73. Parker, Dorothy: The Portable Dorothy Parker
  74. Pasternak, Boris: Doctor Zhivago
  75. Patchett, Ann: Truth & Beauty
  76. Pessl, Marisha: Special Topics in Calamity Physics
  77. Picoult, Jodi: My Sister’s Keeper
  78. Rand, Ayn: The Fountainhead
  79. Roach, Mary: Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
  80. Robinson, Elisabeth: The True and Outstanding Adventures of the Hunt Sisters
  81. Roy, Arundhati: The God of Small Things
  82. Russo, Richard: Empire Falls
  83. Sedaris, David: Holidays on Ice
  84. Shakespeare, William: Midsummer Night's Dream
  85. Shakespeare, William: Othello
  86. Shakespeare, William: Taming of the Shrew
  87. Shaw, George Bernard: Pygmalion
  88. Stowe, Harriet Beecher: Uncle Tom’s Cabin
  89. Thackeray,  William Makepeace: Vanity Fair
  90. Toole,  John Kennedy: A Confederacy of Dunces
  91. Tucker, Lisa: The Song Reader
  92. Updike, John: The Witches of Eastwick
  93. Welsh, Irwine: Trainspotting
  94. Wharton, Edith: Ethan Frome
  95. Wodehouse,  P. G.: The Code of the Woosters
  96. Woolf, Virginia: Mrs. Dalloway
  97. Yates, Richard: Revolutionary Road
  98. Zafon, Carlos Ruiz: The Shadow of the Wind