books (fiction) – the classics

achebe – things fall apart, no longer at ease
adams – watership down
austen – pride and prejudice, sense and sensibility
bronte – jane eyre
bronte – wuthering heights
capote – in cold blood, breakfast at tiffany’s
cervantes – don quixote
chaucer – canterbury tales
chekhov – 3 sisters, cherry orchard, uncle vanya
conrad – heart of darkness
cooper – last of the mohicans
crane – red badge of courage
defoe – robinson crusoe
dickens – tale of two cities, great expectations
dostoevsky – crime and punishment
doyle – sherlock holmes
dumas – count of monte cristo, 3 musketeers
dumas, fils – camille
eliot – silas marner
faulkner – sound and the fury
fitzgerald – great gatsby
flaubert – madame bovary
frank – diary of a young girl
gibran – the prophet
golding – lord of the flies
haley – roots
hansberry – raisin in the sun
hardy – tess of the d’urbervilles, mayor of casterbridge
hawthorne – scarlet letter
hemingway – old man and the sea, sun also rises
hesse – siddhartha, beneath the wheel, steppenwolf
homer – odyssey
hudson – green mansions
hugo – les miserables, hunchback of notre dame
huxley – brave new world
ibsen – peer gynt, hedda gabler, wild duck, doll’s house, etc.
james – turn of the screw
joyce – ulysses
kafka – metamorphosis
kerouac – on the road
kipling – kim
knowles – a separate peace
lee – to kill a mockingbird
london – call of the wild
machiavelli – the prince
maugham – moon and sixpence, of human bondage
melville – moby dick
miller – the crucible, death of a salesman
o’casey – plough and the stars, juno and the paycock
o’neill – long days journey into night, iceman cometh, anna christie, etc.
orwell – 1984, animal farm
poe –¬†tell-tale heart and other writings
plato – allegory of the cave
rand – fountainhead
remarque – all quiet on the western front
salinger – catcher in the rye
shakespeare –¬†hamlet, macbeth, romeo & juliet, etc.
shaw – man and superman
shelley – frankenstein
sinclair – the jungle
steinbeck – grapes of wrath, mice and men
stevenson – jekyll and hyde, treasure island
stoker – dracula
stowe – uncle tom’s cabin
swift – gulliver’s travels
tolstoy – war and peace, death of ivan llyich
twain – tom sawyer, huck finn
verne – 20k leagues, center of the earth, around the world 80 days
voltaire – candide
wells – time machine, invisible man
wiesel – night
wilde – dorian gray, importance of being earnest
wilder – our town
williams – streetcar named desire, cat on hot tin roof