Rory Gilmore’s Reading List

I am quite aware that this book list may take me a few years, but I plan on getting through it one day. All the books on this this are classics in their own right and deserve at least one read.

  1. 1984 – George OrwellJanuary 2008
  2. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn – Mark Twain
  3. Alice in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll
  4. The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay – Michael Chabon
  5. An American Tragedy – Theodore Dreiser
  6. Angela’s Ashes – Frank McCourt
  7. Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy
  8. Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl – Anne Frank
  9. Archidamian War – Donald Kagen
  10. The Art of Fiction  – Henry James
  11. The Art of War – Sun Tzu
  12. As I Lay Dying – William Faulkner
  13. Atonement – Ian McEwan
  14. The Awakening – Kate Chopin
  15. Autobiography of a Face – Lucy Grealy

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2015 Reading Challenge

I found this reading challenge on Popsugar. I think it is a beautiful idea, however, since I have set my reading goal at only 36 books (working full time with a two year old is proving tough), I am going to check off books up to twice if applicable.

A book with more than 500 pages
A classic romance
A book that became a movie
A book that became a movie
If I Stay by Gayle Forman *January 11th 2015*

A book with the number in the title
A book written by someone under 30
A book with non-human characters
A funny book
A book by a female author
A mystery or thriller
A book with a one word title
A book of short stories
A book set in a different country
A non-fiction book
A popular authors first book
A book from an author you love that you haven’t read yet
A book a friend recommended
A Pulitzer Prize-winning book
A book based on a true story
A book at the bottom of your to read list
A book your mom loves
A book that scares you
A book more than 100 years old
A book based entirely on its cover
A book you were supposed to read in school but didn’t
A memoir
A book you can finish in a day
Accidentally Married by Victorine E. Lieske *January 1st 2015*
A book with antonyms in the title
A book set somewhere you’ve always wanted to visit
A book that came out the year you were born
A book with bad reviews
A trilogy
A book from your childhood
A book with a love triangle
A book set in the future
A book set in high school
A book with a colour in the title
A book that made you cry
A book with magic
A graphic novel
A book by an author you’ve never read before
A book you own but have never read
A book that takes place in your hometown
A book that was originally written in a different language
A book set during Christmas
A book written by an author with your same initials
A play
A banned book
A book based on or turned into a TV show
A book you started but never finished