Boxall’s 1001 Books You Must Read

I came across this list a few months ago and decided I wanted to see how many of these books I can read in my lifetime.  As I read a book off the list I will add it to this page.  To see the full list of books, see here!

Read: 62

  1. Atonement by Ian McEwan
  2. The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
  3. The Reader by Bernhard Schlink
  4. The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
  5. White Noise by Don DeLillo
  6. Interview With the Vampire by Anne Rice
  7. Slaughterhouse-five by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  8. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
  9. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  10. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
  11. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
  12. To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  13. On the Road by Jack Kerouac
  14. The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
  15. Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  16. Foundation by Isaac Asimov
  17. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  18. Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
  19. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
  20. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
  21. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
  22. Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
  23. A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway
  24. Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich
  25. To The Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
  26. The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
  27. Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
  28. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  29. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
  30. Dracula by Bram Stoker
  31. Call of the Wild by Jack London
  32. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
  33. The Adventure of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  34. Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  35. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  36. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  37. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  38. Walden by Henry David Thoreau
  39. Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe
  40. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
  41. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  42. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
  43. The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo
  44. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
  45. Persuasion by Jane Austen
  46. Emma by Jane Austen
  47. Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
  48. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  49. Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
  50. Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe
  51. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
  52. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  53. Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
  54. The Fall of the House of Usher by Edgar Allan Poe
  55. The Pit and the Pendulum by Edgar Allan Poe
  56. The Purloined Letter by Edgar Allan Poe
  57. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  58. Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy
  59. The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  60. Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
  61. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
  62. The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  63. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

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