Reading List

Books to read (or re-read):

  • The Help – Stockett
  • The Lord of the Rings – J.R.R. Tolkien
  • The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini
  • A Million Little Pieces – Frey
  • Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen
  •  To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee
  • The Harry Potter series – JK Rowling
  • The Poisonwood Bible – Barbara Kingsolver
  • The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho
  • Life of Pi – Yann Martel
  • The Da Vinci Code – Dan Brown
  •  The God of Small Things – ArundhatiRoy
  • Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Golden
  • Spud – John van de Ruit
  • The Power of One – Bryce Courtenay
  • The Hobbit – J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis de Bernieres
  • Shantaram – Gregory David Roberts
  • WutheringHeights– Emily Bronte
  • Catcher in the Rye – J.D. Salinger
  • Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte
  • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy –Douglas Adams
  • Water for Elephants – Sara Gruen
  • 100 Years of Solitude –Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  •  Disgrace – J. M. Coetzee
  • My Sister’s Keeper – Jodi Picoult
  • The Time Traveller’s Wife – Audrey Niffenegger
  • Birdsong – Sebastian Faulks
  • Catch-22 – Joseph Heller
  • Pillars of the Earth – Ken Follett
  • Gone with the Wind – Margaret Mitchell
  •  Cry, the Beloved Country – Alan Paton
  • The Great Gatsby – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • A Fine Balance – Rohinton Mistry
  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time – Mark Haddon
  • Great Expectations – Charles Dickens
  • Atonement – Ian McEwan
  • Atlas Shrugged – Ayn Rand
  • The Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck
  • Anne of Green Gables- Lucy M. Montgomery
  • The English Patient – Michael Ondaatje
  • Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy
  • Midnight’s Children – Salman Rushdie
  • Love in the Time of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • The Shadow of the Wind – Carlos Ruiz Zafon
  • I Know This Much is True – Wally Lamb
  • A Suitable Boy – Vikram Seth
  • Nineteen Eighty-Four – George Orwell
  • War And Peace – Leo Tolstoy
  • The Unbearable Lightness of Being –MilanKundera
  • The Little Prince – Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  • The Secret History – Donna Tartt
  • Possession – A. S. Byatt
  • Perfume – Patrick Suskind
  • The House of the Spirits – Isabel Allende
  • Chocolat – Joanne Harris
  • Q & A – Vikas Swarup
  • Wind in the Willows – Kenneth Grahame
  • Fugitive Pieces – Anne Michaels
  • River God – Wilbur Smith
  • Little Women – Louisa May Alcott
  • The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe – C.S. Lewis
  • The Blind Assassin – Margaret Atwood
  •  East of Eden – John Steinbeck
  • The Name of the Rose – Umberto Eco
  • The Other Boleyn Girl – Philippa Gregory
  • The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas – John Boyne
  • The Prince of Tides – Pat Conroy
  •  Rebecca – Daphne du Maurier
  • Bridget Jones’ Diary – Helen Fielding
  • The Shipping News – E. Annie Proulx
  • Alice in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll
  • Animal Farm – George Orwell
  • The Red Tent – Anita Diamant
  • Watership Down – Richard Adams
  • Magician – Raymond E Feist
  •  Middlemarch – George Eliot
  • The Day of the Jackal – Frederick Forsyth
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin – Lionel Shriver
  • The Magus – John Fowles
  • The Remains of the Day – Kazuo Ishiguro
  • Agaat – Marlene van Niekerk
  • The Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumas
  • The Shell Seekers – Rosamunde Pilcher
  •  The Colour Purple – Alice Walker
  • The Beach House – James Patterson
  • Doctor Zhivago – Boris Pasternak
  • The World according to Garp – John Irving
  • Northen Lights – Phillip Pullman
  • Middlesex – Jeffrey Eugenides
  • Shades – MargueritePoland
  • Kane and Abel – Jeffrey Archer
  • Fiela se kind – Dalene Matthee
  • Story of an African Farm – Olive Schreiner
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – Roald Dahl
  • The Magic Faraway Tree – Enid Blyton
  • Things Fall Apart – Chinua Achebe
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4 Comments on “Reading List”

  1. Anna says:

    Hannah! You are exceedingly optimistic in your book reading goals. Impressive.

  2. Brother says:

    Do you have all of these? I can send you Hitchhiker’s Guide and Dune, among others.

  3. Sascha says:

    Hannah…I’m disappointed that Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit are not crossed off your list! And I just picked up Ender’s Game and thought of you!


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