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One Last Stop
The Other Black Girl
The Chosen and the Beautiful
Seven Days in June
The Personal Librarian
The Hidden Palace (The Golem and the Jinni, #2)
The Portrait of a Mirror
Dream Girl
Dead Dead Girls (Harlem Renaissance Mystery #1)
Blackout
Morningside Heights
Anne of Manhattan
The Godmothers
The Great Mistake
A Distant Grave (Maggie D'arcy #2)
In Five Years
The Other Black Girl
Leave the World Behind
Win (Windsor Horne Lockwood III, #1)
Seven Days in June
We Are the Brennans
Big Summer
The Personal Librarian
Where the Grass Is Green and the Girls Are Pretty
The Dutch House
Good Company
My Year of Rest and Relaxation
A Deadly Influence (Abby Mullen Thrillers, #1)
Last Summer at the Golden Hotel
The Lies That Bind
The Cat in the Hat by Dr. SeussCharlotte's Web by E.B. WhiteMadeline by Ludwig BemelmansGreen Eggs and Ham by Dr. SeussBrown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin Jr.
100 Great Children’s Books
103 books — 39 voters
City of Bones by Cassandra ClareThe Lightning Thief by Rick RiordanDash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel CohnThe Princess Diaries by Meg CabotCity of Ashes by Cassandra Clare
YA books set in New York City
267 books — 69 voters

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldA Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty  SmithThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerBreakfast at Tiffany's and Three Stories by Truman CapoteThe Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
I Love New York City
570 books — 387 voters
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldA Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty  SmithThe Age of Innocence by Edith WhartonBreakfast at Tiffany's and Three Stories by Truman Capote
Best Books Set in New York City
289 books — 392 voters

The Immortal Irishman by Timothy EganThe Civil War of 1812 by Alan TaylorAngela's Ashes by Frank McCourtTwo Continents, One Culture by Elizabeth HirschmanThe Westies by T.J. English
Irish in America (nonfiction)
108 books — 6 voters
Breakfast at Tiffany's and Three Stories by Truman CapoteMidnight Cowboy by James Leo HerlihyAn Eye For Others by Tom  McDonoughCittà in fiamme by Garth Risk HallbergPunk Avenue by Phil Marcade
Rock Bottom in New York
18 books — 8 voters

The Great Gatsby
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
The Catcher in the Rye
The Goldfinch
Rules of Civility
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
Breakfast at Tiffany's and Three Stories
Let the Great World Spin
The Age of Innocence
Just Kids
A Little Life
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay
Brooklyn
The Bell Jar
Here Is New York
Martin Luther King Jr.
To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.
Martin Luther King Jr

Tom Wolfe
Seven thousand of them were indicted and arraigned, and then they entered the maw of the criminal justice system—right here—through the gateway into Gibraltar, where the vans were lined up. That was about 150 new cases, 150 more pumping hearts and morose glares, every week that the courts and the Bronx County District Attorney's Office were open. And to what end? The same stupid, dismal, pathetic, horrifying crimes were committed day in and day out, all the same. What was accomplished by assista ...more
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