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message 1: by Diane (last edited Jan 12, 2011 09:53PM) (new)

Diane Already read so far (in no particular order) from combined list...

1. The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
2. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Mark Haddon
3. Everything Is Illuminated by Johnathan Safra Foer
4. Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
5. The Body Artist by Don DeLillo
6. Life of Pi by Yann Martel
7. The Devil and Miss Prym by Paulo Coelho
8. Spring Flowers, Spring Frost by Ismail Kadare
9. The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
10. The Hours by Michael Cunningham
11. Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho
12. The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
13. Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
14. The Reader by Bernard Schlink
15. Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
16. The Swimming Pool Library by Alan Hollinghurst
17. The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
18. The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe
19. Watchmen by Alan Moore
20. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
21. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
22. The Cider House Rules by John Irving
23. A Pale View of the Hills by Kazuo Ishiguro
24. So Long a Letter by Mariama Ba
25. The Shining by Stephen King
26. The Year of the Hare by Arto Paasilinna
27. Surfacing by Margaret Atwood
28. Seaso of Migration to the North by Tayeb Salih
29. The French Lieutenant's Woman by John Fowles
30. Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
31. Everything That Rises Must Converge by Flannery O'Connor
32. One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by ken Kesey
33. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
34. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark
35. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
36. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
37. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
38. Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
39. The Lord of the Rings Trilogy by J.R.R. Tolkein
40. The Quiet American by Graham Greene
41. Lord of the Flies by William Golding
42. The Dark Child by Camara Laye
43. The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
44. Foundation by Isaac Asimov
45. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
46. I, Robot by Isaac Asimov
47. Nineteen Eighty Four by George Orwell
48. Animal Farm by George Orwell
49. Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
50. The Stranger by Albert Camus
51. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
52. Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre
53. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
54. Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neal Hurston
55. The Hobbitt by J.R.R. Tolkein
56. Out of Africa by Isak Dineson
57. To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
58. Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
59. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
60. Billy Budd by Herman Melville
61. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
62. Summer by Edith Wharton
63. The 39 Steps by John Buchan
64. Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
65. A Room with a View by E.M. Forster
66. Where Angels Fear to Tread by E.M. Forster
67. The Call of the Wild by Jack London
68. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
69. The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle
70. The Awakening by Kate Chopin
71. The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
72. The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells
73. The Island of Dr. Moreau by H.G. Wells
74. The Time Machine by H.G. Wells
75. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
76. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
77. Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson
78. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
79. Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
80. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
81. Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll
82. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
83. Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne
84. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
85. A Tale of Two Cities by Chalres Dickens
86. Uncle Tom's Cabin by Hariet Beecher Stowe
87. The House of Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne
88. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
89. David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
90. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
91. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
92. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
93. The Purloined Letter by Edgar Allan Poe
94. The Pit and the Pendulum by Edgar Allan Poe
95. A Christmas Carol by harles Dickens
96. A Hero of Our Times by Mikhail Lermontov
97. The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe
98. Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
99. Emma by Jane Austen
100. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
101. Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
102. Vathek by William Beckford
103. The Sorrows of Young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
104. The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole
105. Rasselas by Samuel Johnson
106. Candide by Voltaire
107. Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
108. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
109. Oroonoko by Aphra Behn
110. The Pilgrim's Progress by John Bunyan
111. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cerrvantes Saavera
112. Aesop's Fables by Aesopus
113. The Sound of Waves by Yukio Mishima
114. Good Morning, Midnight by Jean Rhys
115. Persuasion by Jane Austen


message 3: by Shay (new)

Shay | 923 comments I'm doing this challenge, too. How did you like Life of Pi?


message 4: by Diane (new)

Diane Shay wrote: "I'm doing this challenge, too. How did you like Life of Pi?"

Loved it. Very thought-provoking. It's not for everyone, though. I know a lot of people who hated it.


message 7: by Rollie (new)

Rollie (zheick) | 24 comments 1001 books? Until?


message 8: by Liz (new)

Liz Fichera (lizfichera) Diana, WOW! So many great books on your list. I've not read THE SOUND OF WAVES yet. What'd you think?

Loved so many books on your list!


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