Literature is the art of written works. The two most basic written literary categories include fiction and non-fiction, although "literature" in popular use can also mean a sub-genre of fiction called literary fiction. ...more

All's Well
How We Fall Apart (How We Fall Apart, #1)
The Reading List
The Madness of Crowds (Chief Inspector Armand Gamache, #17)
The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois
The Guide
Damnation Spring
Mrs. March
Something New Under the Sun
The Women of Troy (Women of Troy, #2)
Leave Society
The Island of Missing Trees
Agatha of Little Neon
Checkout 19
Klara and the Sun
The Nickel Boys
The Wife Between Us
Sorrow and Bliss
Damnation Spring
Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
At Night All Blood is Black
Second Place
China Room
Redhead by the Side of the Road
First Person Singular: Stories
The Magician
Allie and Bea
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeAnimal Farm by George Orwell1984 by George OrwellPride and Prejudice by Jane AustenFahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Books Every Human Being Should Read
1,640 books — 1,399 voters
Fight Club by Chuck PalahniukDarkly Dreaming Dexter by Jeff LindsayInterview with the Vampire by Anne RiceA Clockwork Orange by Anthony BurgessFrankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Rooting for the Bad Guy
661 books — 1,567 voters

Una Historia de Ayer by Sergio CoboKey by Rick CopperDon't Close Your Eyes by Lynessa LayneThe Superiors by Lena HillbrandThe Cana Mystery by David  Beckett
Debut Novels Waiting To Be Read
382 books — 661 voters
The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsHatchet by Gary PaulsenCatching Fire by Suzanne CollinsLord of the Flies by William GoldingLife of Pi by Yann Martel
Best Survival Stories
1,097 books — 1,708 voters

The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsThe Fault in Our Stars by John GreenDivergent by Veronica RothThe Help by Kathryn StockettThe Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
Your Top 5 Reads in 2012
719 books — 849 voters
The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsCatching Fire by Suzanne CollinsMockingjay by Suzanne CollinsDivergent by Veronica RothVampire Academy by Richelle Mead
Favourite young adult books
1,367 books — 1,386 voters

The Great Gatsby
To Kill a Mockingbird
Animal Farm
Pride and Prejudice
The Catcher in the Rye
Lord of the Flies
Of Mice and Men
Jane Eyre
Crime and Punishment
Brave New World
Wuthering Heights
The Picture of Dorian Gray
The Stranger
Frankenstein: The 1818 Text

Related News

Danielle Evans was just 26 when she released her short story collection Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self in 2010, a multi-award-winning...
Jane Yolen
Literature is a textually transmitted disease, normally contracted in childhood.
Jane Yolen, Touch Magic: Fantasy, Faerie & Folklore in the Literature of Childhood

Terry Pratchett
Stories of imagination tend to upset those without one.
Terry Pratchett

More quotes...
Bookworm Bitches Real Bitches Read Books! ;) This is a group for women only. Not trying to be a Bitch, but well..…more
10,933 members, last active 4 hours ago
English 9A:  Block A Milford High School, Semester 1- 2021-2022
19 members, last active 25 days ago
Drop Everything And Read “Books loved anyone who opened them, they gave you security and friendship and didn't ask …more
4,357 members, last active 2 days ago
The Next Best Book Club Are you searching for the NEXT best book? Are you willing to kiss all your spare cash goodbye? …more
22,234 members, last active 10 hours ago
Termite Parade
1 chapters — updated May 26, 2010 09:24AM — 4 people liked it
Still Life With Psychotic Squirrel by C.B. Smith
4 chapters — updated May 21, 2013 06:58AM — 19 people liked it


Tags contributing to this page include: literature and lit