Are you ready for week six of our Read More Books challenge?
Read HERE to learn about it. It’s never too late to join in.
Check the ones you may have missed or want to review:
How did you do with your reading? Even if you didn’t finish the book you selected, it counts if you select one for this week to add to your TBR pile.260. Les Misérables — by Victor Hugo 261. Tristes Tropiques — by Claude Lévi-Strauss 262. Dream of the Red Chamber — by Tsao Hsueh-Chin 263. Slouching Towards Bethlehem — by Joan Didion 264. Old Goriot — by Honoré de Balzac 265. Oscar and Lucinda — by Peter Carey 266. The Interrogation — by J. M. G. Le Clezio 267. Appointment in Samarra — by John O’Hara 268. A House for Mr. Biswas — by V. S. Naipaul 269. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer — by Patrick Suskind 270. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets — by J. K. Rowling 271. The Secret Garden — by Frances Hodgson Burnett 272. Asterix the Gaul — by René Goscinny 273. The Wasp Factory — by Iain Banks 274. The Fountainhead — by Ayn Rand 275. Four Plays — by Eugene Ionesco 276. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban — by J. K. Rowling 277. Germinal — by Émile Zola 278. The Moonstone — by Wilkie Collins 279. Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha — by Roddy Doyle 280. Sixty Stories — by Donald Barthelme 281. Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality — by Sigmund Freud 282. Waiting for the Barbarians — by J. M. Coetzee 283. Angela’s Ashes — by Frank McCourt 284. The Abyss — by Marguerite Yourcenar 285. The Way We Live Now — by Anthony Trollope 286. The Rifles — by William Vollmann 287. Democracy in America; and Two essays on America — by Alexis de Tocqueville 288. Cranford — by Elizabeth Gaskell 289. A Christmas Carol — by Charles Dickens 290. Fahrenheit 451 — by Ray Bradbury 291. The Rocognitions — by William Gaddis 292. On the Origins of Species — by Charles Darwin 293. Sula — by Toni Morrison 294. Daniel Deronda — by George Eliot 295. The Tartar Steppe — by Dino Buzzati 296. Young Lonigan — by James T. Farrell 297. On the Social Contract — by Jean-Jacques Rousseau 298. Sea of Poppies — by Amitav Ghosh 299. Portnoy’s Complaint — by Philip Roth 300. Shadow of the Torturer — by Gene Wolfe 301. Das Kapital — by Karl Marx 302. Cider with Rosie — by Laurie Lee 303. The Prince — by Niccolò Machiavelli 304. The Horseman on the Roof — by Jean Giono 305. The Executioner’s Song — by Norman Mailer 306. Atlas Shrugged — by Ayn Rand
307. Suite Française — by Irene Nemirovsky 308. Mountains Beyond Mountains — by Tracy Kidder 309. Cold Comfort Farm — by Stella Gibbons 310. The Story of Tracy Beaker — by Jacqueline Wilson 311. Angle of Repose — by Wallace Stegner I love to hear from you! From the above list:
- Which books have you read?
- Which books do you want to read?
- Which books are you going to obtain this week?(Even if you are not officially taking the Read More Books challenge I would love to hear about your reading.)
Note: I got permission to share this list on my blog. (Thank you, Stuart!) You could go HERE for the list of “623 of the best books ever written” and see them all at once for yourself, and/or you can follow the list here a few at a time.
Thanks for reading, and … Creative Musings! 🙂