Because I hear @ChrisK has some space on his bookshelves (All the unnerving, book-less gaps on bookcases in my house that need to be filled with more books 📚). Happy National Book Lovers Day!
  1. Persuasion, Jane Austen (Norton or Broadview editions)
  2. The Princess and the Goblin, George MacDonald
  3. Gilead, Marilynne Robinson
  4. Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons
  5. Theory of the Novel, Ed. by Michael McKeon
  6. Mrs. Dalloway, Virginia Woolf
  7. Interpreter of Maladies, Jhumpa Lahiri
  8. The Complete Stories of Flannery O'Connor
  9. Stories, Katherine Mansfield
  10. As I Lay Dying, William Faulkner
  11. Native Guard, Natasha Tretheway
  12. Stoner, John Williams
    Ok @ChrisK I know you have this because you suggested it to me and it's now one of my favorite books and should be required reading.
  13. Notes from Underground, Fyodor Dostoevsky (Pevear and Volokhonsky translation)
  14. White Teeth, Zadie Smith
  15. Rotten English, Ed. by Dohra Ahmad
  16. The Devil in the White City, Erik Larson
  17. Your Fathers, Where Are They? And the Prophets, Do They Live Forever?, Dave Eggers
  18. Surprised by Joy, C.S. Lewis
  19. The Lord of the Rings, J.R.R. Tolkien
  20. Lord of the Flies, William Golding
  21. The Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer
  22. The Divine Comedy, Dante