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44. Read or re-read 50 books (25/50)

Here’s the list of books I want to read & it’s going to be a list of 100 to be flexible ! ;-)

100 Books I Want to Read

1. 50 Things You Want to Know About World Issues … but were too Afraid to Ask by Keith Suter
2. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain (banned)
3. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
4. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain (banned)
5. The Age of Turbulence: Adventures in a New World by Alan Greenspan
6. American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis (banned)
7. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
8. Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie
9. Battle Royale by Koushun Takami
10. Behind the Bestsellers: The Stories Behind the World’s Favourite Books by Jenny Bond & Chris Sheedy
11. The Bible by Various (banned)
12. The Best Australian Essays 2004 by Various
13. Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut
14. The Bone Doll’s Twin (Book 1 of the Tamir Triad) by Lynn Flewelling
15. A Book Addict’s Treasury by Lynda Murphy and Julie Rugg
16. The Book of Lost Books: An Incomplete History of All the Great Books You Will Never Read by Stuart Kelly
17. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley (banned)
18. The Breast by Philip Roth
19. The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
20. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
21. Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger (banned)
22. Cell by Stephen King
23. Colloquial French: A Complete Language Course by Alan Moys
24. The Consolations of Philosophy by Alain de Botton
25. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
26. Diary of a Bad Year by J.M. Coetzee
27. Did Six Million Really Die? By Richard Harwood (banned)
28. Dirt Music by Tim Winton
29. Eclipse by Stephenie Meyer
30. Eleven Minutes by Paulo Coelho
31. Foundation by Isaac Asimov
32. Foundation and Earth by Isaac Asimov
33. Foundation’s Edge
34. Foundation and Empire by Isaac Asimov
35. The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Richard Lancelyn Green
36. The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
37. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
38. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
39. Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling
a. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone;
b. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets;
c. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban;
d. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire;
e. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix;
f. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince;
g. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
40. Hidden Warrior (Book 2 of the Tamir Triad) by Lynn Flewelling
41. His Dark Materials Trilogy by Philip Pullman
a. The Golden Compass;
b. The Subtle Knife;

c. The Amber Spyglass
42. His Last Bow by Arthur Conan Doyle
43. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
44. Holy Cow! by Sarah MacDonald
45. The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
46. Ice Station by Matthew Reilly
47. Interview with the Vampire by Anne Rice
48. Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
49. The Law of Love by Laura Esquivel
50. Life of Pi by Yann Martel
51. Life, the Universe and Everything by Douglas Adams
52. Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
53. The Lord of the Flies by William Golding
54. Love in Times of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
55. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
56. A Million Little Pieces by James Frey
57. The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
58. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
59. The Memory Keeper’s Daughter by Kim Edwards
60. Monkey by Wu Ch’eng-en
61. Mostly Harmless by Douglas Adams
62. My Sister’s Keeper by Jodi Picoult
63. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer
64. Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult
65. No One To Trust by Iris Johansen
66. Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
67. Obernewtyn Chronicles by Isobelle Carmody
a. Obernewtyn;
b. The Farseekers;
c. Ashling;

d. The Keeping Place
68. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
69. The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli
70. The Redemption of Althalus by David & Leigh Eddings
71. The Restaurant at the End of the Universe by Douglas Adams
72. The Return of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
73. Saddam: The Secret Life by Con Coughlin
74. Second Foundation by Isaac Asimov
75. The Secret by Rhonda Byrne
76. The Secret Garden (Illustrated & annotated hardback edition) by Frances Hodgson Burnett
77. The Sign of Four by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
78. Slaughter-House-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
79. So Long, And Thanks for All the Fish by Douglas Adams
80. A Spot of Bother by Mark Haddon
81. Status Anxiety by Alain de Botton
82. This I Believe by Various
83. A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
84. The Time Traveller’s Wife by Audrey Niffenger
85. The Trial by Franz Kafka
86. Under the Tuscan Sun by Frances Mayes
87. The Valley of Fear by Arthur Conan Doyle
88. Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho
89. The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides
90. Weasel Words by Don Watson

91. The Road by Cormac McCarthy
92. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Murakami

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