aelfie (aelfie) wrote,


These are the top 106 books most often marked as "unread" by librarything's users as of 9/30/07. bold what you have read, italicize what you started but didn't finish, and underline it if you watched the movie, television or stage adaptation.

And for myself I'll add a * if I own it, and just haven't gotten around to reading it yet.

the aeneid

the amazing adventures of kavalier and clay
american gods
anansi boys
angela's ashes : a memoir
angels and demons
anna karenina
atlas shrugged
the blind assassin
brave new world
the brothers karamazov
the canterbury tales
the catcher in the rye
a clockwork orange
cloud atlas
collapse : how societies choose to fail or succeed
a confederacy of dunces
the confusion
the corrections
the count of monte cristo
crime and punishment
the curious incident of the dog in the night-time
david copperfield
don quixote
eats, shoots & leaves: the zero tolerance approach to punctuation

foucault's pendulum
the fountainhead
freakonomics : a rogue economist explores the hidden side of everything
the god of small things
the grapes of wrath
gravity's rainbow
great expectations
gulliver's travels
guns, germs, and steel: the fates of human societies
a heartbreaking work of staggering genius
the historian : a novel
the hobbit
the hunchback of notre dame

the iliad
in cold blood : a true account of a multiple murder and its consequences
the inferno
jane eyre
jonathan strange and mr norrell
the kite runner
life of pi: a novel
love in the time of cholera
madame bovary
mansfield park
memoirs of a geisha

les misérables
the mists of avalon
moby dick
mrs. dalloway
the name of the rose
northanger abbey
the odyssey

oliver twist
on the road
the once and future king
one flew over the cuckoo's nest
one hundred years of solitude
oryx and crake : a novel
a people's history of the united states : 1492-present
the picture of dorian gray
the poisonwood bible : a novel
a portrait of the artist as a young man
pride and prejudice
the prince

reading lolita in tehran : a memoir in books
the satanic verses
the scarlet letter
sense and sensibility

a short history of nearly everything
the silmarillion
the sound and the fury
a tale of two cities
tess of the d'urbervilles
the three musketeers
the time traveler's wife
to the llghthouse
treasure island
the unbearable lightness of being
vanity fair
war and peace
watership down*
white teeth
wicked : the life and times of the wicked witch of the west
zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance : an inquiry into values*

We probably also own copies of the multiple Russian novels listed. I just don't for sure if we do or not.
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