Slaughterhouse-Five
author: Kurt Vonnegut
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Crime and Punishment
author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Great Expectations
author: Charles Dickens
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Lord of the Flies
author: William Golding
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Animal Farm
author: George Orwell
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1984
author: George Orwell
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Fahrenheit 451: A Novel
author: Ray Bradbury
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Brave New World
author: Aldous Huxley
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Of Mice and Men
author: John Steinbeck
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Johnny Got His Gun
author: Dalton Trumbo
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Love in the Time of Cholera (Oprah’s Book Club)
author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
in post: How to improve your child’s vocabulary

Dead Souls
author: Nikolai Gogol
in post: How to improve your child’s vocabulary

The Women’s Room: A Novel
author: Marilyn French
in post: List of things you have to teach at home

Fear of Flying
author: Erica Jong
in post: 2014 was the end of the workplace revolution

The Walking Dead: A Continuing Story of Survival Horror
author: Robert Kirkman
in post: The most important reading skill no one is teaching

The Goldfinch
author: Donna Tartt
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So Big
author: Edna Ferber
in post: Books that have tortured me.

Sister Carrie
author: Theodore Dreiser
in post: Books that have tortured me.

The Mezzanine
author: Nicholson Bakermail
in post: Standard curricula is for intellectually insecure parents

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
author: Junot Díaz
in post: What I’m reading. Really.

Great Expectations: A Novel
author: Kathy Acker
in post: Bad decisions I am making

King of the Jews: A Novel
author: Epstein Leslie
in post: Before you aim for someone’s job, look at the price they paid to get there

Blindness
author: Jose Saramago
in post: 4 Ways to avoid parent burnout

Maus
author: Art Spiegelman
in post: Forget about getting your kids to read classics

The Canterbury Tales
author: Geoffrey Chaucer
in post: Forget about getting your kids to read classics

Tenth of December
author: George Saunders
in post: The secret to making productivity tips work for you

The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead
author: Max Brooks
in post: Don’t be a dreamer, be a planner

Red Sorghum: A Novel of China
author: Mo Yan
in post: How to get a better sense of who you are

Portnoy’s Complaint
author: Philip Roth
in post: How to teach fulfillment

The Things They Carried
author: Tim O’Brien
in post: Best advice to twentysomethings: trust yourself

The Rachel Papers
author: Martin Amis
in post: Best advice to twentysomethings: trust yourself

The Passion
author: Jeanette Winterson
in post: Best advice to twentysomethings: trust yourself

Self-Help
author: Jeanette Winterson
in post: Best advice to twentysomethings: trust yourself

The Reader
author: Bernhard Schlink
in post: 5 Reasons you should specialize right now

Story of O
author: Pauline Reage
in post: How to take ownership of what you really want

Nine 1/2 Weeks
author: Elizabeth McNeil
in post: How to take ownership of what you really want

Justine, Philosophy in the Bedroom, and Other Writings
author: Marquis de Sade
in post: How to take ownership of what you really want

The Help Deluxe Edition
author: Kathryn Stockett
in post: 8 Lessons about money I learned from my family

Girl with a Pearl Earring
author: Tracy Chevalier
in post: 5 Ideas that will influence 2012

Moby Dick
author: Herman Melville
in post: Good plans feel unsteady

Little Bee: A Novel
author: Chris Cleave
in post: Prom is a career stepping stone

Frisk: A Novel
author: Dennis Cooper
in post: I’m starting a new company!

On the Road
author: Jack Kerouac
in post: How to think out of the box

One Hundred Years of Solitude
author: Gabriel Garcia Marquez
in post: Being a snob creates too many limits

Ode to Billy Joe
author: Herman Raucher
in post: Being a snob creates too many limits

Annie on My Mind
author: Nancy Garden
in post: Being a snob creates too many limits

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
author: Jeanette Winterson
in post: Being a snob creates too many limits

Girl Factory
author: Jim Krusoe
in post: Job hunt tip: The mentor matters more than the company

In Other Rooms, Other Wonders
author: Daniyal Mueenuddin
in post: How to bounce back

If on a Winter’s Night a Traveler
author: Italo Calvino
in post: How to write a blog post people love

Wifey
author: Judy blume
in post: The five books that wasted the most time for me

Blood and Guts in High School: A Novel
author: Kathy Acker
in post: Don’t get too comfortable at home after work