Amazon 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime

My attempt to read all of Amazon's 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime.  

31/ 100 As of March 2018

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1984 | George Orwell

A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier | Ishmael Beah

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland | Lewis Carroll

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Are you There God? It's Me, Margaret | Judy Blume

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Breath, Eyes, Memory | Edwidge Danticat

Charotte's Web | E. B. White


Diary of a Wimpy Kid | Jeff Kinney

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas | Hunter Thompson

Guns Germs And Steel | Jared Diamond

Interpreter of Maladies | Jhumpa Lahiri

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Life After Life | Kate Atkinson 

Love in the Time of Cholera | Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Me Talk Pretty One Day | David Sedaris


Moneyball | Michael Lewis

Persepolis | Marjane Satrapi

Silent Spring | Rachel Carson

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay | Michael Chabon

The Brief Wondrous Life OF Oscar Wao | Junot Diaz

The Corrections | Jonathan Franzen

Born to Run | Christopher McDougall

Out of Africa | Isak Dinesen

The Fault in Our Stars | John Green

The Great Gatsby | F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Hunger Games | Suzanne Collins

The Lightning Thief | Rick Riordan 

The Lord of the Rings | J.R.R. Tolkien

The Phantom Tollbooth | Norton Juster


The Right Stuff | Tom Wolfe

The Shining | Stephen King

The Things They Carried | Tim O'Brien

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle | Haruki Murakami

Things Fall Apart | Chinua Achebe

The Valley of the Dolls | Jacqueline Susann

A Brief History of Time | Stephen Hawking

The Bad Beginning: Or, Orphans! | Lemony Snicket

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All the President’s Men | Carl Bernstein, Bobwoodward

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Bel Canto | Ann Patchett

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Catch-22 Joseph Heller

Cutting for Stone | Abraham Verghese


Dune | Frank Herbert

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Gone Girl | Gillian Flynn

Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone | J.K. Rowling

Invisible Man | Ralph Ellison

Little House on the Prairie | Laura Ingalls Wilder

Love Medicine | Louise Erdrich

Middlesex | Jeffrey Eugenides

Of Human Bondage | W Somerset Maugham

Portnoy's Complaint | Philip Roth

Slaughterhouse Five | Kurt Vonnegut

The Autobiography of Malcolm X | Alex Haley

The Catcher in the Rye | J. D. Salinger

The Devil in the White City | Erik Larson

Great Expectations | Charles Dickens

The Age of Innocence | Edith Wharton

The Giver | Lois Lowry

The Handmaid's Tale | Margaret Atwood

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks | Rebecca Skloot

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The Long Goodbye | Raymond Chandler

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat | Oliver Sacks

The poisonwood Bible | Barbara Kingsolver

The Road | Cormac McCarthy

The Stranger | Albert Camus

The Very Hungry Caterpillar | Eric Carle

The World According to Garp | John Irving

To Kill A Mockingbird | Harper Lee

Where the Sidewalk Ends | Shel Silverstein

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A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius | Dave Eggers

A Wrinkle in Time | Madeleine L’Engle

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Angela's Ashes | Frank McCourt


Beloved | Toni Morrison

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory | Roald Dahl

Daring Greatly | Brene Brown 

Fahrenheit 451 | Ray Bradbury

Goodnight Moon | Margaret Wise Brown

In Cold Blood | Truman Capote

Jimmy Corrigan | Chris Ware

Lolita | Vladamir Nabokov


Man's Search for Meaning | Viktor Frankl

Midnight's Children | Salman Rushdie

On the Road | Jack Kerouac

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Pride and Prejudice | Jane Austen

Team of Rivals | Doris Goodwin

The Book Thief | Markus Zusak

The Color of Water | James McBride

Selected Stories | Alice Munro

Kitchen Confidential | Anthony Bourdain

The Diary of a Young Girl | Anne Frank

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The Golden Compass | Philip Pullman

The House at Pooh Corner | Ernest Shepard

The Liars' Club | Mary Karr

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The Looming Tower | Lawrence Wright

The Omnivore's Dilemma | Michael Pollan

The Power Broken | Robert Caro

The Secret History | Donna Tartt

The Sun Also Rises | Ernest Hemingway

The Wind in the Willows | Kenneth Grahame

The Year of Magical Thinking | Joan Didion

Unbroken | Laura Hillenbrand

Where the Wild Things Are | Maurice Sendak