The book list below contains much more than just what I’ve read for this month of this year. There are many more which cannot be included due to time and length which we may get to the in the future, but for now, there are a select number below. I’ll add that all are affiliate links which aid the growth of this site at no cost to you.


1984 by George Orwell

Notes From Underground by Fyodor Dostoevsky

The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas

The Sea Wall by Marguerite Duras

Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand

The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins

A Bell for Adano by John Hersey

In Dubious Battle by John Steinbeck

The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck

A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway

The Song of Roland by unknown

Les Miserables by Victor Hugo

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand

Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

The Gambler by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Black Beauty by Anna Sewell

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

Poor Folk by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Anthem by Ayn Rand

The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

Cannery Row by John Steinbeck

The Haunted Bookshop by Christopher Morely

Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut

The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky

A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway by Ernest Hemingway

Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov

The Crime of Father Amaro by Eca de Queiros

Fathers and Sons by Ivan Turgenev

Zorba the Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis

Against the Inquisition by Marcos Aguinis

Sketches by Boz by Charles Dickens

Lord of the Flies by William Golding

The Sea Gull by Anton Chekhov

One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Little Katia by E.M. Almedingen

The Idiot by Fyodor Dosteovsky

Man in Bearskin by Johannes Keuning

Martutene by Ramon Saizarbitoria

Modern Fiction

Revolution Is Not A Dinner Party by Ying Chang Compestine

Go-Go Girls of the Apocalypse by Victor Gischler

Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Sweetgirl by Travis Mulhauser

All We Shall Know by Donal Ryan

Gods and Generals by Jeff Shaara

Big Sur by Jack Kerouac

Galveston by Sean Stewart

The Hot Kid by Elmore Leonard

The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

Girl With A Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier

Fables 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 & 8 by Bill Willingham et al.

The Spinning Heart by Donal Ryan

Compassion by Patricia le Roy

A Million Drops by Victor del Arbol

Night, Again: Contemporary Fiction from Vietnam edited by Linh Dinh

The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara

The Lonesome Gods by Louis L’Amour

The Rustlers of Pecos County by Zane Grey

Valley of Wild Horses by Zane Grey

A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

Moscow Noir edited by Natalia Smirnova & Julie Goumen

The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

Sci Fi

2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke

Ubik by Philip K. Dick

Ringworld by Larry Niven

Here and Now and Then by Mike Chen

All Tomorrow’s Parties by William Gibson

Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne