Silent Spring by Rachel CarsonA Sand County Almanac with Other Essays on Conservation from ... by Aldo LeopoldThe Omnivore's Dilemma by Michael PollanThe Lorax by Dr. SeussDesert Solitaire by Edward Abbey
Best Environmental Books
5th out of 526 books — 619 voters
A Sand County Almanac with Other Essays on Conservation from ... by Aldo LeopoldWalden by Henry David ThoreauA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonPilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie DillardDesert Solitaire by Edward Abbey
Best Nature Books
5th out of 354 books — 283 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee1984 by George OrwellThe Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. TolkienThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Best Books of the 20th Century
638th out of 6,133 books — 41,113 voters
Desert Solitaire by Edward AbbeyDeath Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Catherthe Golden Coin by Dorothy May MercerThe Monkey Wrench Gang by Edward AbbeyThe Milagro Beanfield War by John     Nichols
Four Corners Country
1st out of 197 books — 78 voters

The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsHarry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. RowlingTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeTwilight by Stephenie MeyerPride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Best Books Ever
2112th out of 36,990 books — 141,454 voters
The Devil in the White City by Erik LarsonFreakonomics by Steven D. LevittIn Cold Blood by Truman CapoteA Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill BrysonGuns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond
Best Non-Fiction (non biography)
196th out of 3,210 books — 5,139 voters

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankNight by Elie WieselUnder the Banner of Heaven by Jon KrakauerInto Thin Air by Jon KrakauerThe Invention of Religion by Alexander Drake
Must Read Non-Fiction
99th out of 1,381 books — 1,465 voters
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee1984 by George OrwellHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingPride and Prejudice by Jane AustenThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
Books That Everyone Should Read At Least Once
1171st out of 13,469 books — 66,146 voters

Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann ShafferInto the Wild by Jon KrakauerChocolat by Joanne Harris
Best Traveling Vicariously
81st out of 974 books — 1,009 voters
Desert Solitaire by Edward AbbeyPilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie DillardWalden by Henry David ThoreauA Sand County Almanac with Other Essays on Conservation from ... by Aldo LeopoldA Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
Some Great Books on Nature
1st out of 138 books — 55 voters

The Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsAngela's Ashes by Frank McCourtThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankNight by Elie WieselEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
Favorite memoirs/autobiographies
111th out of 1,079 books — 1,065 voters

The Horse and His Boy by C.S. LewisThe English Patient by Michael OndaatjeThe Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-ExupéryThe Stranger by Albert CamusDune by Frank Herbert
The Desert
6th out of 130 books — 41 voters
Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk1984 by George OrwellFear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. ThompsonWatchmen by Alan MooreThe Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
Real Man Books
63rd out of 517 books — 222 voters

On the Origin of Species by Charles DarwinDesert Solitaire by Edward AbbeyThe Beak of the Finch by Jonathan WeinerIn the Heart of the Sea by Nathaniel PhilbrickThe Black Nile by Dan Morrison
The International Year of Biodiversity
2nd out of 77 books — 34 voters
Into the Wild by Jon KrakauerInto Thin Air by Jon KrakauerA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonWalden by Henry David ThoreauStumbling Thru by A. Digger Stolz
Best Books about the Great Outdoors
8th out of 134 books — 75 voters

Desert Solitaire by Edward AbbeyThe English Patient by Michael OndaatjeThe Alchemist by Paulo CoelhoThe Lost Oases by Ahmed Mohamed Hassanein BeyThe Fearful Void by Geoffrey Moorhouse
Desert Travels
1st out of 26 books — 15 voters
On the Road by Jack KerouacInto the Wild by Jon KrakauerA Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonDesert Solitaire by Edward AbbeyTravels with Charley by John Steinbeck
Best Books for Wanderers
4th out of 31 books — 25 voters

The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankThe Glass Castle by Jeannette WallsNight by Elie WieselAngela's Ashes by Frank McCourtEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
Best Memoir / Biography / Autobiography
404th out of 2,876 books — 3,166 voters
Man Hunt by David R.  GrossMisery by Stephen KingThe Horse Whisperer by Nicholas EvansUndaunted Courage by Stephen E. AmbroseA River Runs Through It and Other Stories by Norman Maclean
Rocky Mountains
7th out of 110 books — 63 voters

Under the Banner of Heaven by Jon KrakauerThe Executioner's Song by Norman MailerJunction, Utah by Rebecca   LawtonDesert Solitaire by Edward AbbeyMassacre at Mountain Meadows by Ronald W. Walker
Set in Utah
4th out of 125 books — 58 voters
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Outsiders by S.E. HintonOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken KeseyA Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'EngleCharlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
Best Books of the Decade: 1960's
191st out of 641 books — 861 voters

Desert Solitaire by Edward AbbeyBeyond the Hundredth Meridian by Wallace StegnerEverett Ruess by Everett RuessSan Mateo's Axe by Terry Lee FowlerSkywater by Melinda Worth Popham
Best Of The Desert Southwest
1st out of 17 books — 5 voters
My Antonia by Willa CatherThe Grapes of Wrath by John SteinbeckBury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee BrownLittle House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls WilderThe Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
The Great Plains
29th out of 144 books — 69 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeePride and Prejudice by Jane AustenThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank1984 by George OrwellHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling
100 Books to Read in a Lifetime: Readers' Picks
1309th out of 5,851 books — 7,293 voters
The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le GuinAnarchism and Other Essays by Emma GoldmanOn Anarchism by Noam ChomskyV for Vendetta by Alan MooreHomage to Catalonia by George Orwell
Anarchist books
59th out of 223 books — 162 voters

A Walk in the Woods by Bill BrysonEat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth GilbertInto the Wild by Jon KrakauerInto Thin Air by Jon KrakauerIn a Sunburned Country by Bill Bryson
Favourite Travel Books
291st out of 1,173 books — 2,494 voters
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee by Dee BrownEmpire of the Summer Moon by S.C. GwynneElsie by Barbara Anne WaiteWomen's Diaries of the Westward Journey by Lillian SchlisselPioneer Women by Joanna L. Stratton
The American Frontier
31st out of 265 books — 54 voters

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie DillardA Sand County Almanac by Aldo LeopoldDesert Solitaire by Edward AbbeyThe Journey Home by Edward Abbey7 Days & Beyond in Grand Teton National Park by Kendra Leah Fuller
Best of Outdoor Literature
3rd out of 79 books — 10 voters
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca SklootOnce Upon a Road Trip by Angela N. BlountMan's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. FranklThe Forest People by Colin M. TurnbullBlink by Malcolm Gladwell
Non-fiction books that read like a novel
6th out of 138 books — 35 voters

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