Popular American Books

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The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.89 — 3,559,599 ratings — published 1925
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To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird (Paperback)
by (shelved 880 times as american)
avg rating 4.25 — 4,294,206 ratings — published 1960
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The Catcher in the Rye The Catcher in the Rye (Paperback)
by (shelved 875 times as american)
avg rating 3.79 — 2,791,059 ratings — published 1951
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Of Mice and Men Of Mice and Men (Paperback)
by (shelved 692 times as american)
avg rating 3.84 — 1,927,208 ratings — published 1937
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Paperback)
by (shelved 570 times as american)
avg rating 3.80 — 1,235,820 ratings — published 1884
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The Old Man and the Sea The Old Man and the Sea (Hardcover)
by (shelved 538 times as american)
avg rating 3.73 — 793,276 ratings — published 1952
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Slaughterhouse-Five Slaughterhouse-Five (Paperback)
by (shelved 501 times as american)
avg rating 4.06 — 1,353,356 ratings — published 1969
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The Scarlet Letter The Scarlet Letter (Paperback)
by (shelved 462 times as american)
avg rating 3.36 — 730,244 ratings — published 1850
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Fahrenheit 451 Fahrenheit 451 (Paperback)
by (shelved 459 times as american)
avg rating 3.94 — 817,225 ratings — published 1953
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The Grapes of Wrath The Grapes of Wrath (Hardcover)
by (shelved 451 times as american)
avg rating 4.00 — 18,838 ratings — published 1939
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Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1) Catch-22 (Catch-22, #1)
by (shelved 423 times as american)
avg rating 3.98 — 1,080,761 ratings — published 1961
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On the Road On the Road (Paperback)
by (shelved 404 times as american)
avg rating 3.65 — 431,158 ratings — published 1955
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The Sun Also Rises The Sun Also Rises (Paperback)
by (shelved 375 times as american)
avg rating 3.83 — 492,512 ratings — published 1926
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Paperback)
by (shelved 368 times as american)
avg rating 3.90 — 753,362 ratings — published 1876
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Moby-Dick or, The Whale Moby-Dick or, The Whale (Paperback)
by (shelved 365 times as american)
avg rating 3.44 — 624,044 ratings — published 1851
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The Sound and the Fury The Sound and the Fury (Paperback)
by (shelved 334 times as american)
avg rating 3.86 — 256,014 ratings — published 1929
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The Road The Road (Hardcover)
by (shelved 331 times as american)
avg rating 3.95 — 765,722 ratings — published 2006
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Little Women (Little Women, #1) Little Women (Little Women, #1)
by (shelved 328 times as american)
avg rating 4.03 — 1,657,530 ratings — published 1868
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East of Eden East of Eden (Paperback)
by (shelved 326 times as american)
avg rating 4.34 — 621,782 ratings — published 1952
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A Farewell to Arms A Farewell to Arms (Paperback)
by (shelved 320 times as american)
avg rating 3.80 — 325,938 ratings — published 1929
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Cat's Cradle Cat's Cradle (Paperback)
by (shelved 283 times as american)
avg rating 4.19 — 413,601 ratings — published 1963
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Breakfast at Tiffany's Breakfast at Tiffany's (Paperback)
by (shelved 282 times as american)
avg rating 3.92 — 245,554 ratings — published 1958
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As I Lay Dying As I Lay Dying (Paperback)
by (shelved 281 times as american)
avg rating 3.71 — 212,430 ratings — published 1930
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Beloved Beloved (Paperback)
by (shelved 274 times as american)
avg rating 3.77 — 389,752 ratings — published 1987
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The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
by (shelved 272 times as american)
avg rating 4.34 — 5,787,798 ratings — published 2008
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Franklin D. Roosevelt
“Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.”
Franklin D. Roosevelt

Kiera Cass
“If you don’t want me to be in love with you, you’re going to have to stop looking so lovely. First thing tomorrow I’m having your maids sew some potato sacks together for you.”
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