1. 2666 by Roberto Bolaño
  2. All about Live by bell hooks
  3. Desert Solitaire by Edward Abbey
  4. Disgrace by J.M. Coetzee
  5. Geek Love by Katherine Dunn
  6. Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
  7. Giovanni's Room by James baldwin
  8. A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O'Connor
  9. The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
  10. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
  11. If on a Winter's Night a Traveler by Italo Calvino
  12. Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace
  13. The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
  14. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
  15. Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl
  16. Maid by Art Spiegelman
  17. Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
  18. A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn
  19. The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
  20. Poems by Elizabeth Bishop
  21. Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
  22. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  23. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  24. Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
  25. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami