Books I Adore

“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”

― Neil Gaiman

  • Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

things fall apart

  • Watership Down by Richard Adams

watership down

  • Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

fahrenheit 451

  • The Gemma Doyle Trilogy by Libba Bray

Gemma Doyle Trilogy

  • Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

wuthering heights

  • The Maid: A Novel of Joan of Arc by Kimberly Cutter

The Maid

  • The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman


  • King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table by Roger Lancelyn Green

King Arthur

  • The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman

The Dovekeepers

  • The Turn of the Screw by Henry James

Turn of the Screw

  • A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini

A Thousand Splendid Suns

  • The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver

The Bean Trees

  • The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

The Poisonwood Bible

  • The Stone Angel by Margaret Laurence

The Stone Angel

  • A Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

One Hundred Years of Solitude

  • The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin

The Dispossessed

  • Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Anne of Green Gables

  • Emily of New Moon by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Emily of New Moon

  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller

The Crucible

  • The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

The Song of Achilles

  • The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

The Night Circus

  • A Perfect Gentle Knight by Kit Pearson

A Perfect Gentleknight

  • The Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling

Harry potter

  • Hamlet by William Shakespeare


  • King Lear by William Shakespeare

King Lear

  • The Tempest by William Shakespeare

The Tempest

  • A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith

A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

  • Antigone by Sophocles


  • Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff


  • The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

The Glass Castle

  • I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

I Am Malala

  • The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

The Book Thief


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