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If on a Winter's Night a Traveler
House of Leaves
The Eyre Affair (Thursday Next #1)
Slaughterhouse-Five
The Princess Bride
Cloud Atlas
Pale Fire
Lost in a Good Book (Thursday Next, #2)
The Well of Lost Plots (Thursday Next #3)
The Blind Assassin
Breakfast of Champions
Something Rotten (Thursday Next, #4)
The New York Trilogy
First Among Sequels (Thursday Next, #5)
One of Our Thursdays Is Missing (Thursday Next, #6)
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann ShafferMatilda by Roald DahlThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakWell-Read Women by Samantha HahnFahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
My favourite books about books
52 books — 20 voters
If on a Winter's Night a Traveler by Italo CalvinoSlaughterhouse-Five by Kurt VonnegutHouse of Leaves by Mark Z. DanielewskiThe Name of the Rose by Umberto EcoRosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead by Tom Stoppard
Metafiction
271 books — 348 voters

The Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz ZafónThe Thirteenth Tale by Diane SetterfieldFahrenheit 451 by Ray BradburyThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
Stories For Book Lovers
866 books — 2,510 voters

The Book Thief by Markus ZusakFahrenheit 451 by Ray BradburyMatilda by Roald DahlThe Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz ZafónThe Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
Books about Books
635 books — 961 voters


William Faulkner
His voice just stops, exactly like when the needle is lifted from a phonograph record by the hand of someone who is not listening to the record. [...] She speaks the same dead, level tone: two bodiless voices in monotonous strophe and anistrophe: to bodiless voices recounting dreamily something performed in a region without dimension by people without blood [...] Two of them are also motionless, the woman with that stonevisaged patience of a waiting rock, the old man with a spent quality like th...more
William Faulkner, Light in August

Sol Luckman
The Adventure called and I followed with my thumb like a character being written by an intractable author. Which, of course, I was.
Sol Luckman, Beginner's Luke

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