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Added by Mr. Saturn on 18 Jun 2013 08:00
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Should I read these books?

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People who added this item 639 Average listal rating (292 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 0
Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov
Points: 2
Voters: m08221196, thenoah
Points: 1
Voters: m08221196

This is Stephen Fry's favorite book.
Points: 1
Voters: m08221196
Points: 1
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People who added this item 375 Average listal rating (208 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 0
Crime and Punishment - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Points: 1
Voters: m08221196
People who added this item 29 Average listal rating (19 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 0
White Nights (World's Classics) - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Points: 1
Voters: m08221196
Points: 1
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People who added this item 160 Average listal rating (66 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 0
Ulysses - James Joyce
Points: 1
Voters: m08221196
Note: Stephen Fry called this the retelling of Homer's Odyssey, so I'll read that first.
People who added this item 814 Average listal rating (716 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 0
The Catcher in the Rye - J.D. Salinger
Points: 1
Voters: m08221196
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People who added this item 85 Average listal rating (44 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0
The Trial - Franz Kafka
Points: 1
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People who added this item 476 Average listal rating (198 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 0
Catch-22 - Joseph Heller
Points: 1
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People who added this item 136 Average listal rating (66 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 0
The Sun Also Rises - Ernest Hemingway
Points: 1
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People who added this item 727 Average listal rating (499 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
Brave New World - Aldous Huxley
Points: 1
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People who added this item 34 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 0
Infinite Jest: A Novel - David Foster Wallace
Points: 1
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People who added this item 135 Average listal rating (64 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0
The Sound and the Fury - William Faulkner
Points: 1
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People who added this item 49 Average listal rating (18 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 0
Gravity's Rainbow - Thomas Pynchon
Points: 1
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People who added this item 19 Average listal rating (8 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Molloy - Samuel Beckett
Points: 1
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People who added this item 71 Average listal rating (33 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 0
A Confederacy of Dunces - John Kennedy Toole
Points: 1
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People who added this item 192 Average listal rating (72 ratings) 7.6 IMDB Rating 0
Mrs. Dalloway - Virginia Woolf
Points: 1
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People who added this item 19 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Kokoro - Natsume Soseki
Points: 1
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People who added this item 28 Average listal rating (14 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 0
No Longer Human - Osamu Dazai
Points: 1
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People who added this item 19 Average listal rating (6 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 0
Darkness at Noon - Arthur Koestler
Points: 1
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People who added this item 67 Average listal rating (24 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Tropic of Cancer - Henry Miller
Points: 1
Voters: m08221196
Points: 1
Voters: Mackenzi (recommended here)
People who added this item 27 Average listal rating (10 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 0
Points: 1
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People who added this item 119 Average listal rating (54 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 0
The Idiot - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
People who added this item 42 Average listal rating (25 ratings) 8.6 IMDB Rating 0
People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 0
Film Theory and Criticism - Leo Braudy,Marshall Cohen
People who added this item 12 Average listal rating (6 ratings) 9 IMDB Rating 0
Hitchcock (Revised Edition) - Francois Truffaut
People who added this item 5 Average listal rating (0 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0
The Films In My Life - Francois Truffaut
People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 10 IMDB Rating 0
Walt Disney's Fantasia - John Culhane
People who added this item 90 Average listal rating (56 ratings) 8.9 IMDB Rating 0
The Master and Margarita - Mikhail Bulgakov
People who added this item 372 Average listal rating (204 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 0
Dracula - Bram Stoker
People who added this item 274 Average listal rating (192 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0
The Metamorphosis - Franz Kafka
People who added this item 101 Average listal rating (47 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
Thus Spoke Zarathustra - Friedrich Nietzsche
People who added this item 11 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 0
People who added this item 36 Average listal rating (18 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
Naked Lunch: The Restored Text - William S. Burroughs
People who added this item 30 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 0
Queer: A Novel - William S. Burroughs
People who added this item 407 Average listal rating (268 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 0
Hamlet - William Shakespeare
People who added this item 100 Average listal rating (59 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 0
King Lear - William Shakespeare
People who added this item 370 Average listal rating (185 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0
American Psycho - Bret Easton Ellis
People who added this item 81 Average listal rating (35 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 0
Less Than Zero - Bret Easton Ellis
People who added this item 616 Average listal rating (339 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 0
Fight Club - Chuck Palahniuk
People who added this item 49 Average listal rating (19 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 0
The Selfish Gene - Richard Dawkins
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Please help me pick books to read.

- you can vote for however many books you want
- each time, you vote for a book, it will get 1 point.
- you can also vote against a book. In this case, it will get -1 point.
- I'm open to recommendations not on this list.


This list's rules are adapted from johanlefourbe's list my queue.

Thanks for any recommendations.

Finished Games

★★★★★ - Masterpice
★★★★☆ - Brilliant
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat
A Clockwork Orange
★★★★ - Great
★★★☆ - Pretty Good
★★★ - Good

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