Thursday, March 24, 2011

Book Cloud

I came across this Book Cloud of books everyone should read. I don't necessarily agree that all these books are "MUST READS" but its as good a list as any. I have read 46 of the novels listed in this cloud. Of the books that I have read, I have rated them as follows:
Title Author My Grade
The Picture of Dorian Gray Oscar Wilde A+
Harry Potter JK Rowling A
A Prayer for Owen Meany John Iriving A
A Clockwork Orange Arthur Burgess A
The Time Traveler's Wife Audrey Niffenegger A
Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut A
The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay Michael Chabon A
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee A
The Little Prince Antoine de Saint-Exupéry A-
Atlas Shrugged Ayn Rand A-
Animal Farm George Orwell A-
Life of Pi Yann Martel A
Of Mice and Men John Steinbeck B+
The Fountainhead Ayn Rand B+
Middlesex Jeffrey Eugenides B+
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Ken Kesey B+
1984 George Orwell B+
The Lord of the Rings JRR Tolkien B+
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams B+
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep Philip K. Dick B+
Brave New World Aldous Huxley B+
Siddhartha Herman Hesse B+
Heart of Darkness Joseph Conrad B+
The Unbearable Lightness of Being Milan Kundera B+
Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury B
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Mark Haddon B
Lord of the Flies William Golding B
The Chronicles of Narnia CS Lewis B
Les Miserables Alexander Dumas B
The Hobbit JRR Tolkien B
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Lewis Carrol B
The Da Vinci Code Dan Brown B-
The Stranger Albert Cadmus B-
The Kite Runner Khaled Hosseini B-
Dracula Bram Stoker B-
Lolita Vladimir Nobokov B-
A Farewell to Arms Ernest Hemmingway B-
The Grapes of Wrath John Steinbeck B-
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain C+
Don Quixote Miguel De Cervantes C+
Great Expectations Charles Dickens C+
The Handmaid's Tale Margaret Atwood C
The Scarlett Letter Nathaniel Hawthorne C
The Road Cormac McCarthy C-
On The Road Jack Kerouac C-
A Confederacy of Dunces John Kennedy Toole C-

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