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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (The Chronicles of Narnia #2)

by Lewis, C. S. and Baynes, Pauline

Now considered a classic, The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe is C.S. Lewis's second book of The Chronicles of Narnia, which has captured the imaginations of children for several generations.

The Man Who Loved Children

by Stead, Christina

A chilling novel of family life, the relations between parents and children, husbands and wives - a classic of 20th century literature.

The Moviegoer

by Percy, Walker

A young man, torn between the forces of tradition and change, searches for meaning in post-war America On the cusp of his thirtieth birthday, Binx Bolling is a lost soul.

The Painted Bird (second edition)

by Kosinski, Jerzy

A child wanders from village to village in Eastern Europe during World War II, experiencing one horror after another.

The Power and the Glory

by Greene, Graham

A Mexican state has outlawed the Church and is killing off the priests. One priest escapes and is faced his sins and the choice between his vocation and safety.

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

by Spark, Muriel

This book probes with impeccable skill and consummate artistry the halcyon years of a fiercely independent and unorthodox school teacher and her relationship with 6 favorite pupils.

The Recognitions

by Gaddis, William

Wyatt Gwyon forges paintings of the Flemish masters, not from larceny but from love, in a world where the real and fake have become indistinguishable. Winner of the National Book Award.

The Sheltering Sky

by Bowles, Paul

The Sheltering Sky is a landmark of twentieth-century literature. In this intensely fascinating story, Paul Bowles examines the ways in which Americans' incomprehension of alien cultures leads to the ultimate destruction of those cultures.

The Sot-Weed factor

by Barth, John

In a style like that of Tom Jones, this celebrated long, comic novel relates the elaborate adventures of a naive young poet who travels to the colonies in 1694 to look after his father's estates.

The Sound and the Fury

by Faulkner, William

"I give you the mausoleum of all hope and desire. . . . I give it to you not that you may remember time, but that you might forget it now and then for a moment and not spend all of your breath trying to conquer it.

The Sportswriter

by Ford, Richard

As a sportswriter, Frank Bascombe makes his living studying people--men, mostly--who live entirely within themselves. This is a condition that Frank himself aspires to.

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

by Carre, John Le

John le Carré's third novel--A #1 New York Times bestseller for 34 weeks--and the book that launched his career worldwideIn the shadow of the newly erected Berlin Wall, Alec Leamas watches as his last agent is shot dead by East German sentries.

The Sun Also Rises

by Hemingway, Ernest

This new edition celebrates the art and craft of the quintessential story of the Lost Generation. Presented by the Hemingway family with supplementary material from the Hemingway Collection at the John F.

Their Eyes Were Watching God

by Hurston, Zora Neale

Janie is an independent African American woman who grows up with a grandmother who is determined to keep her from the sexual and racial violence of her own past.

Things Fall Apart

by Achebe, Chinua

THINGS FALL APART tells two overlapping, intertwining stories, both of which center around Okonkwo, a "strong man" of an Ibo village in Nigeria.

To Kill a Mockingbird

by Lee, Harper

Harper Lee's Pulitzer prize-winning masterwork of honor and injustice in the deep south--and the heroism of one man in the face of blind and violent hatred, available now for the first time as an e-book.

To the Lighthouse

by Woolf, Virginia

Sweeping, lyrical, novel that moves brilliantly among the thoughts and feelings of the Ramsey family and their summer house guests.

Tropic of Cancer

by Miller, Henry

An American expatriate, Henry Miller, describes his life in France where he has a knack for drinking and meeting women but is poor.

Ubik

by Dick, Philip K.

"From the stuff of space opera, Dick spins a deeply unsettling existential horror story, a nightmare you'll never be sure you've woken up from.

Under the Net

by Murdoch, Iris

A comic novel about work and love, wealth and fameJake Donaghue, garrulous artist, meets Hugo Bellfounder, silent philosopher.

Under the Volcano

by Lowry, Malcolm

This novel chronicles an entire lifetime in the course of a single day, a day which is the last in the life of British consul Geoffrey Firmin.

Watchmen

by Moorehead, Alan and Gibbons, Dave

White Noise

by Delillo, Don

A brilliant satire of mass culture and the numbing effects of technology, White Noise tells the story of Jack Gladney, a teacher of Hitler studies at a liberal arts college in Middle America.

White Teeth

by Smith, Zadie

Zadie Smith's dazzling debut caught critics grasping for comparisons and deciding on everyone from Charles Dickens to Salman Rushdie to John Irving and Martin Amis.

Wide Sargasso Sea

by Rhys, Jean

An interesting work of fiction that takes place in Jamaica.

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