Monday, April 6, 2009

Becky's List

Hi! My name is Becky, I blog over at Becky's Book Reviews. My list has classics that I've been meaning to read along with a sprinkling of YA books that I feel I need to have read by now along with several of my favorite authors whose works I'm only now beginning to discover.

[Last updated June 2013]


Almond, David. Skellig.
Anderson, M.T. Feed.
Anonymous. Arabian Nights.


Braddon, Mary Elizabeth. Lady Audley's Secret.
Brashares, Ann. The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.
Burney, Fanny. Cecilia.
Burney, Fanny. Evelina.
Butler, Octavia. Parable of the Sower.


Cabot, Meg. The Princess Diaries (Book 1)
Chabon, Michael. The Yiddish Policemen's Union.
Choldenko, Gennifer. Al Capone Does My Shirts
Collins, Wilkie. Moonstone
Collins, Wilkie. The Woman in White


Defoe, Daniel. Moll Flanders
Defoe, Daniel. Roxana.
Dessen, Sarah. Dreamland.
Dessen, Sarah. Keeping the Moon.
Dessen, Sarah. Someone Like You.
Dessen, Sarah. That Summer.
Dessen, Sarah. This Lullaby
Dessen, Sarah. The Truth About Forever.
Dick, Philip K. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep.
Dickens, Charles. David Copperfield.
Dickens, Charles. Little Dorrit.*
Dickens, Charles. Oliver Twist.
Dickens, Charles. Our Mutual Friend.*
Dickens, Charles. A Tale of Two Cities.


Edgeworth, Maria. Belinda.
Eliot, George. Adam Bede
Eliot, George. Daniel Deronda.
Eliot, George. Felix Holt.
Eliot, George. Middlemarch.
Eliot, George. The Mill On The Floss.
Eliot, George. Romola.


Farmer, Nancy. The House of the Scorpion.
Fielding, Henry. Joseph Andrews/Shamela .
Fielding, Henry. Tom Jones.
Flaubert, Gustave. Madame Bovary.
Flewelling, Lynn. The Bone Doll's Twin.


Gaskell, Elizabeth. Cranford.
Gaskell, Elizabeth. Mary Barton.
Gaskell, Elizabeth. North and South.
Gaskell, Elizabeth. Ruth.
Grahame, Kenneth. The Wind in the Willows.


Haddon, Mark. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Haggard, H. Rider. She.
Heinlein, Robert A. The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress.
Heinlein, Robert A. Stranger in a Strange Land.
Henkes, Kevin. Olive's Ocean.
Heyer, Georgette. The Black Moth*
Heyer, Georgette. The Convenient Marriage.
Heyer, Georgette.The Corinthian.
Heyer, Georgette. Devil's Cub.
Heyer, Georgette. Faro's Daughter
Heyer, Georgette. Frederica.
Heyer, Georgette. Friday's Child
Heyer, Georgette. The Grand Sophy*
Heyer, Georgette. Sylvester: Or the Wicked Uncle.
Heyer, Georgette. The Talisman Ring.
Heyer, Georgette. These Old Shades.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Dust Tracks On A Road.
Hurston, Zora Neale. Mules and Men.


Johnson, Angela. The First Part Last.


Kidd, Sue Monk. The Secret Life of Bees.
King, Stephen. The Stand.


Lawrence, D.H. Lady Chatterley's Lover.*
Lawson, John. Witch Ember.
Lennox, Charlotte. The Female Quixote.
Lester, Julius. To Be A Slave.
Lewis, Matthew G. The Monk.
Lewis, Sinclair. Main Street.


McCaffrey, Anne. Dragonflight
McCaffrey, Anne. Dragonquest.
Miller, Walter. A Canticle for Leibowitz


Niffenegger, Audrey. The Time Traveler's Wife.


Oliphant, Margaret. Hester.
Oliphant, Margaret. Miss Marjoribanks.
Orczy, Baroness. The Scarlet Pimpernel


Pearce, Philippa. Tom's Midnight Garden.
Plum-Ucci, Carol. The Body of Christopher Creed.
Pratchett, Terry. Nation.


Radcliffe, Ann. The Italian.
Radcliffe, Ann. The Romance of the Forest.
Richardson, Samuel. Clarissa.
Richardson, Samuel. Pamela.


Sand, George. Indiana.*
Scalzi, John. Old Man's War.
Scalzi, John. Zoe's Tale.
Steinbeck, John. Cannery Row
Steinbeck, John. East of Eden.
Steinbeck, John. Grapes of Wrath
Steinbeck, John. Of Mice and Men.
Steinbeck, John. Sweet Thursday.


Tolstoy, Leo. Anna Karenina.
Tolstoy, Leo. War and Peace.
Trollope, Anthony. Barchester Towers.
Trollope, Anthony. Can You Forgive Her?
Trollope, Anthony. He Knew He Was Right.
Trollope, Anthony. Phineas Finn.
Trollope, Anthony. The Warden.
Trollope, Anthony. The Way We Live Now


Vonnegut, Kurt. Slaughterhouse-Five.
Von Ziegesar, Cecily. Gossip Girl (Book one)


Webster, Jean. Daddy Long Legs.
Webster, Jean. Dear Enemy.
White, T.H. The Once and Future King.


Yonge, Charlotte Mary. The Daisy Chain.


Zamyatin, Yevgeny. We.


Nom de Gare said...

My edition of Clarissa is the most ginormous Penguin Classic I've ever seen: 1536 pages and c-format to boot:,,9780140432152,00.html

This list sounds like fun.

Trixie said...

Hey Becky! So great you can join. Love your list. It has several I'm interested in checking out, so I'll look out for your reviews.