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A Russian Journal by John Steinbeck

Visit our John Steinbeck page for an interview with Steinbeck expert Susan Shillinglaw, and explore our selection of books by and about John Steinbeck.

Na Drini cuprija, Ivo Andric

Na Drini cuprija, Ivo Andric

In my humble opinion, its the best series Anne Rice has written and I have read almost all of them.

5 spellbinding novels for the season of the witch

The Witching Hour by Anne Rice is the first novel in her series "Lives of the Mayfair Witches." The novel begins the tale of a family of witches, and a spirit that has guided their fortunes for generations.

Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger.

Day 20 – Nine Stories

Salinger is an amazing writer.his characters are charming, he has an ability to suck you in. "For Esme", "A Perfect Day for Bananafish", and "Teddy", are definitely my favorite short stories.


The Tiger's Wife: A Novel by Tea Obreht. This is tale of a young doctor in the aftermath of the Balkan War who needs desperately to make sense of her grandfather's death. With the help of the legend of the tiger's wife, she may find it.

'The Writing on the Wall' trilogy

'The Writing on the Wall' trilogy

There are so many beautiful/contemporary covers for this book's reprints through the years, but this is the cover from when I read it in college, again as part of a lit course. But I've re-read it since and still find myself haunted by the themes.

a different kind of classic about a self-indulgent woman. previously a banned book.

The Far Pavilions, my namesake. At around pages, it's probably the longest single novel I've read, but it's incredible. I need to read "Shadow of the Moon", also by M.

TIME Magazine's All-TIME Best 100 Novels - How many have you read?

All the King's Men is a novel by Robert Penn Warren first published in Its title is drawn from the nursery rhyme Humpty Dumpty. In 1947 Warren won the Pulitzer Prize for All the King's Men.