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  Man with the Golden Arm - Nelson Algren

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 Things Fall Apart - Chinua Achebe (issue 2)
Foundation Trilogy - Isaac Asimov (issue 5)
Giovanni's Room - James Baldwin (issue 6)
Master and Margarita - Mikhail Bulgakov (issue 11)
The Plague - Albert Camus (issue 4)
The Awakening - Kate Chopin (issue 3)
Hound of the Baskervilles - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (issue 7)
 A Fan's Notes - Frederick Exley (issue 4)
The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald (issue 3)
A Passage to India - E.M. Forster (issue 10)
The Lord of the Flies - William Golding (issue 5)
Lanark - Alasdair Gray (issue 10)
The End of the Affair - Graham Greene (issue 7)
Dune by Frank Herbert (issue 8)
  Portrait of the Artist - James Joyce (issue 13)
 Inherit the Wind - Jerome Lawrence (issue 2)
 One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez (issue 8)
Of Human Bondage - M. Somerset Maugham (issue 9)
Cry, the Beloved Country - Alan Paton (issue 2)
All Quiet on the Western Front - Erich Maria Remarque
Goodbye, Columbus - Philip Roth (issue 6)
Contact - Carl Sagan (issue 9)
Cancer Ward - Alexander Solzhenitsyn (issue 4)
A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams (issue 8)


   Death in the Family - James Agee
   Lucky Jim - Kingsley Amis
   Handmaid's Tale - Margaret Atwood
   Waiting for Godot - Samuel Beckett
  Ficciones - J. L. Borges
  Farenheit 451 - Ray Bradbury
  Clockwork Orange - Anthony Burgess
  Baron in the Trees - Italo Calvino
   Death Comes for the Archbishop - Willa Cather
  The Big Sleep - Raymond Chandler
  Three Sisters - Anton Chekhov
  Hopscotch - Julio Cortazar
  Little Prince - Antoine de Saint- Exupery
  White Noise - Don DeLillo
   Sister Carrie - Theodore Dreiser
   Rebecca - Daphne du Maurier
  Name of the Rose - Umberto Eco
  Invisible Man - Ralph Ellison
  Love Medicine - Louise Erdrich
  been down so long it looks like up to me by Richard Farina
  Sound and the Fury - William Faulkner
   No Place to Be Sombody - Charles Gordone
  Tin Drum - Gunter Grass
  Stranger in a Strange Land - Robert Heinlein
   Catch-22 - Joseph Heller
   Sun Also Rises - Ernest Hemingway
  Their Eyes Were Watching God - Zola Neale Hurston
  Brave New World - Aldous Huxley
  Haunting of Hill House - Shirley Jackson
   Thin Red Line - James Jones
   Ulysses - James Joyce
  The Trial - Franz Kafka
  Tripmaster Monkey - Maxine Hong Kingston
   Darkness at Noon - Arthur Koestler
   Unbearable Lightness of Being - Milan Kundera
   Angels in America - Tony Kushner
   To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee
  Golden Notebook - Dorothy Lessing
  Chronicles of Narnia - C. S. Lewis
  Iron Heel - Jack London
  The Cairo Trilogy by Naguib Mahfouz
  Magic Mountain - Thomas Mann
  All the Pretty Horses - Cormac McCarthy
  Tropic of Cancer - Henry Miller
  Spring Snow - Yukio Mishima
  Song of Solomon - Toni Morrison
  Wind Up Bird Chronicles - Haruki Murakami
  Despair - Vladimir Nabokov
  Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov
   A Good Man is Hard to Find - Flannery O'Connor
   The Famished Road - Ben Okri
  1984 - George Orwell
   Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance - Robert Pirsig
   Operation Wandering Soul - Richard Powers
  Remembrance of Things Past - Marcel Proust
   The Charioteer - Mary Renault
   Jealousy - Alain Robbe-Grillet
  Midnight's Children - Salman Rushdie
   Catcher in the Rye - J. D. Salinger
  Maus - Art Speigelman
   Grapes of Wrath - John Steinbeck
   Sophie's Choice - William Stryon
  Black List Section H - Francis Stuart
   Lord of the Rings - J. R. R. Tolkien
   Confederacy of Dunces - John Kennedy Toole
  Rabbit Run - John Updike
   Slaughterhouse Five - Kurt Vonnegut
  Color Purple - Alice Walker
   All the King's Men - Robert Penn Warren
   Brideshead Revisited - Evelyn Waugh
  Miss Lonelyhearts - Nathanael West
  Return of the Soldier - Rebecca West
   Bonfire of the Vanities - Tom Wolfe
  Mrs. Dalloway - Virginia Woolfe
   Native Son - Richard Wright

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