– favorite books
– books I have read more than once
– books I liked
– books I wouldn’t read again
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Isaac Asimov

Foundation and Empire
Second Foundation

Jane Austin

Pride and Prejudice
Sense and Sensibility
Northanger Abbey

Richard Bach

Jonathan Livingston Seagull

William E. Barrett

The Lilies of the Field

Michael Blake

Dances With Wolves

Piérre Boulle

Planet of the Apes

E.R. Braithwaite

To Sir, With Love

Ray Bradbury

Fahrenheit 451

Charlotte Bronte

Jane Eyre

Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Secret Garden

Edgar Rice Burroughs

Tarzan of the Apes
The Return of Tarzan

Orson Scott Card

Ender’s Game
Ender’s Shadow
Shadow of the Hegemon
Speaker for the Dead
First Meetings
Intergalactic Medicine Show (paperback)
Seventh Son
Red Prophet
Prentice Alvin
The Treasure Box

Agatha Christie

And Then There Were None

Tom Clancy

The Hunt for Red October
Red Storm Rising
Patriot Games
The Cardinal of the Kremlin
Without Remorse
Debt of Honor

George C. Clason

The Richest Man in Babylon

Wilkie Collins

The Moonstone

Robin Cook


Stephen Crane

The Red Badge of Courage

Michael Crichton

The Andromeda Strain
Jurassic Park
The Lost World
The Great Train Robbery
The Terminal Man
Eaters of the Dead (non-fiction)

David James Duncan

The River Why

Charles Dickens

A Christmas Carol

George Eliot (Marian Evans)

Silas Marner

Michael Ende

The Neverending Story

Ian Fleming

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang: The Magical Car

William Golding

Lord of the Flies

John Grisham

A Time to Kill
The Firm
The Pelican Brief
The Client
The Chamber
The Partner
The Rainmaker
The Runaway Jury
The Testament
A Painted House
The Summons

Judith Guest

Ordinary People

Shannon Hale

The Goose Girl

Nathaniel Hawthorne

House Of The Seven Gables

Frank Herbert


Tony Hillerman

A Thief of Time
The Blessing Way
Talking God
The Dark Wind
Coyote Waits
The First Eagle
The Fly on the Wall
Sacred Clowns
The Fallen Man
The Ghostway
The Shape Shifter

Victor Hugo

Les Miserables

Aldous Huxley

Brave New World

Ken Kasey

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Daniel Keyes

Flowers for Algernon

Stephen King

The Green Mile
On Writing

Jeff Kinney

The Diary of a Wimpy Kid
The Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw

Dean Koontz

Odd Thomas
Odd Hours
Brother Odd

Tim LaHaye & Jerry B. Jenkins

Left Behind
Tribulation Force
Nicolae: The Rise of the Antichrist

Harper Lee

To Kill a Mockingbird

C.S. Lewis

The Great Divorce (july 2010)
The Screwtape Letters
The Chronicles of Narnia

Robert Ludlum

The Bourne Identity
The Bourne Supremacy
The Bourne Ultimatum

Alistar MacLean

When Eight Bells Toll

Alexander McCall Smith

The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency

Yann Martel

Life of Pi

L. M. Montgomery

Anne of Green Gables

Brandon Mull


William F. Nolan and George Clayton

Logan’s Run

George Orwell

Animal Farm

Alan Paton

Cry, The Beloved Country

Charles Portis

True Grit

Chaim Potok

The Chosen
My Name is Asher Lev

Antoine de Saint Exupéry

The Little Prince

Reginald Rose

Twelve Angry Men

Wilson Rawls

Where the Red Fern Grows

J. K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Harry Potter and the Deadly Hallows

Carl Sagan


J. D. Salinger

The Catcher in the Rye

William Shakespeare

Julius Caesar

George Bernard Shaw

Pygmalion 08/07/2010

Nicholas Sparks

A Walk to Remember

Robert Louis Stevenson

Treasure Island

J.R.R. Tolkien

The Fellowship of the Ring
The Two Towers
The Return of the King
The Hobbit

Oscar Wilde

The Importance of Being Earnest

Lauren Weisberger

The Devil Wears Prada

Blaine Yorgason

The Shadow Taker

Markus Zusak

The Book Thief (July 2010)