100 Books

Latest Update: April 27, 2017

Books in Progress:

  • The Republic Of Plato: Second Edition by Plato

The Backlog:

  • The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
  • The Wealth of Nations (Modern Library Classics) by Adam Smith
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) by Oscar Wilde
  • The Grapes of Wrath (Centennial Edition) by John Steinbeck
  • How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie
  • The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt (Modern Library Paperbacks) by Edmund Morris
  • The Swiss Family Robinson (Signet Classics) by Johann D. Wyss
  • The Iliad and The Odyssey by Homer
  • Catch-22: A Novel (Simon & Schuster Classics) by Joseph Heller
  • Walden by Henry David Thoreau
  • The Master and Margarita (Oneworld Classics) by Mikhail Bulgakov
  • Bluebeard: A Novel (Delta Fiction) by Kurt Vonnegut
  • The Metamorphosis (Norton Critical Editions) by Franz Kafka
  • Another Roadside Attraction by Tom Robbins
  • White Noise (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century) by Don DeLillo
  • Ulysses by James Joyce
  • Blood Meridian: Or the Evening Redness in the West (Modern Library) by Cormac McCarthy
  • Seek: Reports from the Edges of America & Beyond by Denis Johnson
  • Crime and Punishment (Enriched Classics (Pocket)) by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Steppenwolf: A Novel by Hermann Hesse
  • Book of Deeds - Ppr. by de Pisan Christine
  • The Art of Warfare (Classics of Ancient China) by Sun Tzu
  • Don Quixote by Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra
  • The Divine Comedy (The Inferno, The Purgatorio, and The Paradiso) by Dante Alighieri
  • East of Eden by John Steinbeck
  • Leviathan by Thomas Hobbes
  • The Thin Red Line by James Jones
  • Politics (Dover Thrift Editions) by Aristotle
  • Boy Scouts Handbook: The Official Handbook for Boys, The Original Edition by Boy Scouts of America
  • Cyrano de Bergerac (Dover Thrift Editions) by Edmond Rostand
  • Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller
  • The Crisis by Winston Churchill
  • The Naked and the Dead: 50th Anniversary Edition by Norman Mailer
  • Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
  • Beyond Good and Evil by Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The Federalist Papers (Signet Classics) by John Jay, Alexander Hamilton, and James Madison
  • Essential Manners for Men: What to Do, When to Do It, and Why by Peter Post
  • Hamlet (The New Folger Library Shakespeare) by William Shakespeare
  • The Boys of Summer by Roger Kahn
  • A Separate Peace by John Knowles
  • A Farewell To Arms by Ernest Hemingway
  • The Stranger by Albert Camus
  • Robinson Crusoe (Modern Library Classics) by Daniel Defoe
  • A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
  • Foucault’s Pendulum by Umberto Eco
  • The Great Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux
  • Fear and Trembling/Repetition : Kierkegaard’s Writings, Vol. 6 by Soren Kierkegaard
  • Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West by Stephen Ambrose
  • Paradise Lost (Penguin Classics) by John Milton
  • Cannery Row by John Steinbeck
  • The American Boy’s Handy Book: Build a Fort, Sail a Boat, Shoot an Arrow, Throw a Boomerang, Catch Spiders, Fish in the Ice, Camp without a Tent and 150 Other Activities by Daniel Carter Beard
  • King Solomon’s Mines (Modern Library Classics) by H. Rider Haggard
  • The Idiot (Bantam Classic) by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • A River Runs Through It and Other Stories, Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition by Norman MacLean
  • The Island of Dr. Moreau by H. G. Wells
  • Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm X
  • Theodore Rex by Edmund Morris
  • The Count of Monte Cristo (Penguin Classics) by Alexander Dumas
  • All Quiet On the Western Front by A. W. Wheen
  • The Red Badge of Courage (Wordsworth Classics) by Stephen Crane
  • Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans, Plutarch’s Lives, improved 8/11/2010 by Plutarch
  • The Strenuous Life: Essays and Addresses by Theodore Roosevelt
  • Holy Bible: New American Standard Bible (NASB) by The Lockman Foundation
  • Lonesome Dove: A Novel by Larry McMurtry
  • Maltese Falcon (Read a Great Movie) by Dashiell Hammett
  • The Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • The Dangerous Book for Boys by Conn Iggulden
  • The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara
  • The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin
  • The Histories, Revised (Penguin Classics) by Herodotus
  • From Here to Eternity by James Jones
  • The Frontier In American History by Frederick Jackson Turner
  • Self-Reliance and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions) by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Wolfe
  • Roots by Alex Haley
  • Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
  • Fifth Business by Robertson Davies
  • The Art of Doing Science and Engineering by Richard W. Hamming
  • For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway

Finished Books:

  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
  • Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
  • Tesla, Man Out of Time By Margaret Cheney
  • 1984 by George Orwell
  • Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
  • The Dharma Bums (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) by Jack Kerouac
  • Lord of the Flies (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century) by William Golding
  • Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
  • Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
  • The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Animal Farm: Centennial Edition by George Orwell
  • John Steinbeck’s the Pearl (Barron’s Book Notes) by Carol Forman
  • On the Road by Jack Kerouac
  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster by Jon Krakauer
  • Night by Elie Wiesel
  • The Design of Everyday Things by Don Norman
  • The Old Man and The Sea by Earnest Hemingway
  • Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values by Robert M. Pirsig
  • Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  • Writing Down the Bones by Natalie Goldberg
  • The Call of the Wild by Jack London
  • Moby-Dick or, The Whale (Penguin Classics) by Herman Melville
  • The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien
  • Mr. Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore
  • The Art of Racing in the Rain
  • The Storied Life of A.J. Fickery
  • A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
  • Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond
  • The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
  • The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson
  • A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy by William B. Irvine
  • Rough Riders by Theodore Roosevelt

The header image is of the library at Melk Abbey in Austria. I originally found the image on Wikipedia, and as the image is in the public domain, I felt free to use it. It is a beautiful library.