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06.02.2014 | comments: 0

Here’s the Master Book List – Everything Since ca. 2001

Suggestions are Welcome! You can comment below or e-mail me if you prefer that. I can’t promise I’ll read every single thing that’s suggested, but I do want to get a wide range, so I’ll take the suggestions I can get.

2016 So Far

Red Mars – Kim Stanley Robinson
Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen
The Weight of Glory – C.S. Lewis
Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh
Signposts in a Strange Land – Walker Percy

Current Reading:

 Christology – Gerald O’Collins, S.J.

In-Small-Doses Spiritual Reading:

You Have Words of Eternal Life – Hans Urs von Balthasar

Current Unread Suggestions:

All the Light We Cannot See – Anthony Doerr
Anathem – Neal Stephenson
Benefit of the Doubt – Greg Boyd
A Bigamist’s Daughter – Alice McDermott
Blue Mars – Kim Stanley Robinson
The Brothers Karamazov – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
A Canticle for Leibowitz – Walter M. Miller, Jr.
A Catskill Eagle – Robert Parker
Complete Stories – Flannery O’Connor
Count Zero – William Gibson
A Crisis of Saints – Fr. George Rutler
The Curiosity: A Novel – Stephen P. Kiernan
Cryptonomicon – Neal Stephenson
David and Goliath – Malcom Gladwell
Death Comes for the Archbishop – Willa Cather
Dies the Fire – S.M. Sterling
Dune – Frank Herbert
Eifelheim – Michael Flynn
The Everlasting Man – G.K. Chesterton
Father Elijah – Michael O’Brien
Fatherless (Trilogy) – Brian Gail
Freddy and Fredericka – Mark Helprin
Gone With the Wind – Margaret Mitchell
Green Mars – Kim Stanley Robinson
The Heart of the Matter – Graham Greene
I Take Thee, Serenity – Daisy Newman
Lancelot – Walker Percy
Little Brother – Cory Doctorow
The Lord – Romano Guardini
Lord of the Rings (Trilogy) – J.R.R. Tolkien
Meditations – Marcus Aurelius
Mistborn (Trilogy) – Brandon Sanderson
Monsignor Quixote – Graham Greene
The Mystery of Things – Debra Murphy
The Name of the Wind – Patrick Rothfuss
The Napoleon of Notting Hill – G.K. Chesterton
Theism and Humanism – Arthur James Balfour
“On Seeing the 100% Perfect Girl One Beautiful April Morning” – Haruki Murakami
Perelandra (Trilogy) – C.S. Lewis
The Princess and Curdie – George MacDonald
A Princess of Mars – Edgar Rice Borroughs
Principles of Literary Criticism – I.A. Richards
Quiet – Susan Cain
Red Rising – Pierce Brown
The Rum Diaries – Hunter S. Thompson
Resident Aliens – Stanley Hauerwas
Secrets in the Dark – Frederick Buechner
Shards of Honor – Lois McMaster Bujold
Snow Crash – Neal Stephenson
Soul Catcher – Frank Herbert
Sweeping Up Glass – Carolyn Wall
Theology and Sanity – Frank Sheed
Truthfulness and Tragedy – Stanley Hauerwas
Unbroken – Laura Hillenbrand
Why the Church? – Fr. Luigi Giussani
A Wizard of Earthsea – Ursula K. Le Guin
Walden – Henry David Thoreau
ZZT – anna anthropy

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