From   lapsus_0_calami

Another book meme from madlori via lasus_0_calami. Looks like madlori’s personal choice.

Bold the books you have read. Italicise the books you might read. Leave the rest.

1. The Da Vinci Code – Dan Brown
2.
The Catcher in the Rye – J.D. Salinger  (in TBR pile)
3. The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy – Douglas Adams
4. The Great Gatsby – F. Scott Fitzgerald
5.
To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee ( in TBR pile)
6. The Time Traveler’s Wife – Audrey Niffenegger –   ( in TBR pile)
7. His Dark Materials – Philip Pullman
8. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter 6) – J.K. Rowling
9.
Life of Pi – Yann Martel   ( in TBR pile)
10. Animal Farm: A Fairy Story – George Orwell
11. Catch-22 – Joseph Heller
12. The Hobbit – J. R. R. Tolkien
13. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time – Mark Haddon
14. Lord of the Flies – William Golding 
15. Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen  (will read eventually to get over my anti-Austen predjudice caused by Mansfield Park)
16. 1984 – George Orwell
17. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Book 3) – J.K. Rowling

18. One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquez  (may read one day as it’s on all THOSE lists)
19. Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Golden
20. The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini  on TBR pile
21. The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold (over-rated)
22. Slaughterhouse 5 – Kurt Vonnegut
23. Angels and Demons – Dan Brown
24. Fight Club – Chuck Palahniuk
25. Neuromancer – William Gibson
26. Cryptonomicon – Neal Stephenson  (who he? Ineed to look this up)
27. The Secret History – Donna Tartt  (over-rated)
28. A Clockwork Orange – Anthony Burgess
29. Wuthering Heights – Emily Bronte
30. Brave New World – Aldous Huxley
31. American Gods – Neil Gaiman –  (on TBR – I loved Neverwhere)
32. Ender’s Game (The Ender Saga) – Orson Scott Card (on TBR pile (-Card doesn’t ring my bell but I’ll get round to it,if only to release it)
33. Snow Crash – Neal Stephenson  (who he? Ineed to look this up)
34. A Prayer for Owen Meany – John Irving – (it’s highly recommended so I’ll do it some day ,I’ loved “A Widow fr One Year”
35. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe – C.S. Lewis
36. Middlesex – Jeffrey Eugenides – (It’s in TBR pile)
37. Cloud Atlas – David Mitchell
38. The Lord of the Rings – J. R. R. Tolkien
39. Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte
40. Good Omens – Terry Pratchett, Neil Gaiman  (in TBR pile)
41. Atonement – Ian McEwan  (in TB pile)
42. The Shadow Of The Wind – Carlos Ruiz Zafon (wonderful, atmospheric book)
43. The Old Man and the Sea – Ernest Hemingway
44. The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood  (in TBR pile)
45. The Bell Jar – Sylvia Plath
46. Dune – Frank Herbert

25 Read
14 To read
 

An interesting list but any Dan Brown is too much Dan Brown in a list which looks like one of classics and well regarded books of recent years.
( I looked up Neal Stephenson – a cyber-punk noveleist , described as more irreverent than William Gibson, I may give him a try)

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