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message 1: by Erin *Proud Book Hoarder* (last edited Nov 04, 2015 11:33AM) (new)

Erin *Proud Book Hoarder* (erinpaperbackstash) Bolded books have been read

1 The Lord of the Rings Trilogy by J. R. R. Tolkien
2 1984 by George Orwell - read in 2014
3 Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen - tried once and abandoned
4 The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck - read in 2015
5 To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
6 Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
7 Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
8 A Passage to India by E. M. Forster
9 The Lord of the Flies by William Golding
10 Hamlet by William Shakespeare
11 A Bend in the River by V. S. Naipaul
12 The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
13 The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
14 The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
15 Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
16 The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank
17 Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
18 The Bible by Various
19 The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
20 Ulysses by James Joyce
21 The quiet American by Graham Greene
22 Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks
23 Money by Martin Amis
24 Harry Potter Series by J. K. Rowling - Read the first book
25 Moby Dick by Herman Melville
26 The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
27 His Dark Materials Trilogy by Philip Pullman
28 Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
29 Alice´s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
30 Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier
31 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
32 On the Road by Jack Kerouac
33 Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
34 The Way We Live Now by Antony Trollope
35 The Outsider by Albert Camus
36 The Color Purple by Alice Walker
37 Life of Pi by Yann Martel
38 Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
39 The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells
40 Man without Women by Ernest Hemingway
41 Gulliver´s Travels by Jonathan Swift
42 A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
43 Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
44 Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Dafoe
45 One flew over the Cuckoo´s Nest by Ken Kesey
46 Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
47 The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
48 Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
49 The Divine Comedy by Alighieri Dante
50 The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

Group read: Middlesex


Erin *Proud Book Hoarder* (erinpaperbackstash) So looks like I've only read 8 - drats!

Have a lot of catching up to do.

Thankfully most of these were already on the TBR or wishlist, and I own several, they're just waiting.


message 3: by Lisa (new)

Lisa (lisadannatt) | 743 comments There's some amazing books here.
Nominate one or two for May


message 4: by Erin *Proud Book Hoarder* (last edited May 01, 2015 06:00AM) (new)

Erin *Proud Book Hoarder* (erinpaperbackstash) Oops looks like I missed the deadline. Will try to make the next one.


message 5: by Lisa (new)

Lisa (lisadannatt) | 743 comments June nominations are up.


message 6: by Lisa (new)

Lisa (lisadannatt) | 743 comments June nominations are up.


Erin *Proud Book Hoarder* (erinpaperbackstash) Thanks, I'll look at them now.


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