Thursday, June 14, 2012

More Summer Reading Suggestions

#1The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins (story of a magical missing diamond)
#2Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte (torrid love affair on the Heath)
#3 - Bleak House by Charles Dickens (legal system in Britain)
#4 - Black Boy by Richard Wright (coming of age of a rebellious writer)
#5 - The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope  (financial system in Britain)
#6-  The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte (a mysterious woman tells her story)
#7 - Catch-22 by Joseph Heller (the looking-glass logic of life-during-wartime)
#8 - Dance of the Happy Shades by Alice Munro (vintage Canadian coming-of-age stories)
#9 - The Castle by Franz Kafka (the ultimate spiritual-quest novel)
#10 - Within a Budding Grove by Marcel Proust (Proust being Proust)
#11 - The Ambassadors by Henry James (James being James)
#12 - The Power Broker by Robert Caro (a bio-history of New York City)

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