My Book Reading List

I have been promising people for the longest time that I would write my personal book list. The list will grow over time.

So here it is, a list of books that I implore you to read.

Song Of Solomon by Toni Morrison (my #1 favorite book I have read it 4 times) 

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz  

The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald 

A Wrinkle In Time by Madeline L’Engle

Le Petite Prince by Antoine de Saint Exupéry (Translated to English, I just happen to read it in French)

All About Love by Bell Hooks

The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling 

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold (I have only cried reading 3 books, this is one of them) 

Invitation to a Beheading by Vladmir Nabokov 

Big Machine by Victor LaValle 

The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls (amazing memoir) 

Caucasia by Danzy Senna 

The Fault In Our Stars by John Greene (2nd time I cried) 

The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli

Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes

Beloved by Toni Morrison

The Divergent Series by Veronica Roth 

On Beauty by Zadie Smith 

Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur (book of poetry) 

Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison 

Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See 

The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein 

Go Tell It On the Mountain by James Baldwin 

A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams 

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte (when you read it, get back to me so we can talk about the ending) 

Lose Your Mother by Saidiyah Hartman

Americana by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Bel Canto by Anne Pattchett

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

 

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