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A Prayer for Owen Meany – John Irving

Cider House Rules – John Irving (I’ve read all of his books but these 2 are my favorites.)

My Dark Places – James Ellroy

William Styron:  Sophie’s Choice, Lie Down in Darkness

Johh Updike:  Rabbit Run, Rabbit Redux & short stories I can’t remember the titles to

Pat Conroy: The Water is Wide, Prince of Tides

Alice Sebold: The Lovely Bones, Lucky

Lorenzo Carcaterra: A Safe Place, Sleepers

Mark Twain: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Tom Wolff:  Bonfire of the Vanities (one of the 1st books that made me laugh out loud)

Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.: Breakfast of Champtions, Cat’s Cradle, Slaughterhouse Five, God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater

Rohinton Mistry: A Fine Balance

Augusten Burroughs: Running With Scissors, Dry

Maya Angelou: I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Ayn Rand: The Fountainhead, We the Living

Truman Capote: In Cold Blood

James Patterson (with Hal Friedman): Against Medical Advice

Louisa May Alcott: Little Woman

Harper Lee: To Kill A Mockingbird

Sylvia Plath: The Bell Jar

Kahlil Gibran: The Prophet

Jack Olsen: The Bridge at Chappaquiddick, Doc: The Rape of the Town of Lovell, “I” – The Creation of a Serial Killer, Son: A Psychopath and His Victims, Night of the Grizzlies, Salt of the Earth

More to come!

 

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One Response to “Books I’ve read & liked. Feel free to add yours!”

  1. Shelby Says:

    Hi Julie,

    I saw in your bio that you like literature and spirituality. I am working to spread the word about a book called, The Reason by Sally Grablick, that talks about life after of loosing a child. Would you be interested in reviewing it? If so please contact me at shelby@yournuchapter.com.

    Thank you for your time,
    Shelby


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