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100 Books You Should Read Before You Die

1. 1984, by George Orwell

2. A Brief history of time, by Stephen Hawking

3. A moving, amazing and great story by Dave Eggers

4. A long road: Memories of a child soldier, from Ishmael Beah

5. A bad beginning, by Lemony Snicket

6. A wrinkle in time, by Madeleine L’Engle

7. Selected Stories, 1968-1994, by Alice Munro (not edited in Spanish)

8. Alice in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll

9. All the president’s men, by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein

10. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt

11. Are you there, God? It’s me, Margaret, from Judy Blume

12. Bel Canto, by Ann Patchett

13. Beloved, by Toni Morrison

14. Born to run, by Christopher McDougall

15. Words, eyes, memory, by Edwidge Danticat

16. Trap-22, by Joseph Heller

17. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, by Roald Dahl

18. Charlotte’s web by E.B. White

19. Children of the wide world, by Abraham Verghese

20. The power to be vulnerable, by Brené Brown

21. Greg’s Diary, Book 1, by Jeff Kinney

22. Dune, by Frank Herbert

23. Fahrenheit 451, by Ray Bradbury

24. Fear and disgust in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson

25. Lost, by Gillian Flynn

26. Good evening, Luna, by Margaret Wise Brown

27. Great hopes, by Charles Dickens

28. Weapons, germs and steel or Weapons, germs and steel: brief history of humanity in the last thirteen thousand years, by Jared Diamond, Ph.D.

29. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, by J.K. Rowling

30. In cold blood, by Truman Capote

31. Interpreter of emotions, by Jhumpa Lahiri

32. The invisible man, by Ralph Ellison

33. Jimmy Corrigan, the smartest boy in the world, by Chris Ware

34. Confessions of a chef, by Anthony Bourdain

35. Life after life, by Kate Atkinson

36 The prairie house, by Laura Ingalls Wilder

37. Lolita, by Vladimir Nabokov

38. Love in the time of cholera, by Gabriel García Márquez

39. Love filter, by Louise Erdrich

40. The man in search of meaning, by Viktor E. Frankl

41. My life in Rose, by David Sedaris

42. Middlesex, by Jeffrey Eugenides

43. Children of Midnight, by Salman Rushdie

44. Moneyball: The art of winning in an unfair game, by Michael Lewis

45. Human servitude, by W. Somerset Maugham

46. ​​On the road, by Jack Kerouac

47. Memories of Africa, by Isak Dinesen

48. Persepolis, by Marjane Satrapi

49. The lament of Portnoy, by Philip Roth

50. Pride and prejudice, by Jane Austen

51. Silent Spring, by Rachel Carson

52. Slaughterhouse Five, by Kurt Vonnegut

53. Team of rivals: the political genius of Abraham Lincoln, Doris Kearns Goodwin

54. The Age of Innocence, by Edith Wharton

55. The amazing adventures of Kavalier and Clay by Michael Chabon

56. Autobiography of Malcolm X, by Malcolm X and Alex Haley

57. The book thief, by Markus Zusak

58. The wonderful brief life of Óscar Wao, by Junot Díaz

59. The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger

60. The color of water, by James McBride

61. The corrections, by Jonathan Franzen

62. The devil in the white city, by Erik Larson

63. Anne Frank’s diary, by Anne Frank

64. Under the same star, by John Green

65. The giver, by Lois Lowry

66. The Golden Compass (The Dark Matter), by Philip Pullman

67. The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald

68. The story of the maid, by Margaret Atwood

69. The corner house of Pooh, by A. A. Milne

70. The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins

71. The immortal life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot

72. The Liars Club, by Mary Karr

73. The thief of lightning, by Rick Riordan

74. The Little Prince, by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

75. The Long Goodbye, by Raymond Chandler

76. The elevated tower: Al-Qaeda and the origins of 9/11, by Lawrence Wright

77. The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien

78. The man who confused his wife with a hat, by Oliver Sacks

79. The dilemma of the omnivore, by Michael Pollan

80. The magic booth, by Norton Juster

81. The poisoned Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

82. The Power Broker, by Robert A. Caro

83. Chosen for glory, by Tom Wolfe

84. The road, by Cormac McCarthy

85. The Secret, by Donna Tartt

86. The Shining, by Stephen King

87. The foreigner, by Albert Camus

88. Fiesta, by Ernest Hemingway

89. The things worn by the men who fought, by Tim O’Brien

90. The very hungry caterpillar, by Eric Carle

91. The wind in the willows, by Kenneth Grahame

92. Chronicle of the bird that strings the world, by Haruki Murakami

93. The world according to Garp, by John Irving

94. The year of magical thinking, by Joan Didion

95. Everything falls apart, by Chinua Achebe

96. Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee

97. Invincible, by Laura Hillenbrand

98. The Valley of the Dolls, by Jacqueline Susann

99. Where the road is cut, Shel Silverstein

100. Where the monsters live, by Maurice Sendak