Recommended Reading

Latin Literature (Classic and Contemporary):


The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon


The Angels Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafon


2666 by Roberto Bolano


The Savage Detectives by Roberto Bolano


If This Be Treason- A Memoir by Gregory Rabassa


Love In The Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Russian Literature (Classic and Contemporary)


War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy


Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky


French Literature (Classic and Contemporary)


Les Miserables by Victor Hugo


Night Train to Lisbon by Pascal Merceir


The Count of Monte Cistro by Alexander Dumas


The Stranger by Albert Camus


British Literature (Classic and Contemporary)


Parade's End by Ford Maddox Ford


The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime by Mark Haddon


A Town Like Alice by Nevil Shute


Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen


Brave New World by Aldous Huxley


A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burges (needs it's own dictionary...)


I Capture The Castle by Dodi Smith


The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Murial Spark

American- Classic and Contemporary


The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald


The Catcher In The Rye by JD Salinger


Of Mice And Men by John Steinbeck


Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury


Slaughterhouse- Five by Kurt Vonnegut


The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand






On The Road by Jack Kerouac


And The Hippos Were Boiled In Their Tanks by Jack Kerouac and William S. Borroughs


Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace



Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins

The House Of Leaves by Mark Danielewski



The Book Thief by Markus Zusak