Books a bunch of people told me I should read in 2011…

I put up a post on Facebook the other day asking for a list of books I should read this year. This is what I was recommended… (in no particular order)

  • The Chronicles of Amber – Roger Zelazny
  • Dune – Frank Herbert
  • House of Leaves – Mark Z. Danielewski
  • The Dancers at the End of Time – Michael Moorcock
  • The Trial – Franz Kafka
  • The Ticket That Exploded – Bill Burroughs
  • The City & The City – China Mieville
  • The Jerle Shannara Trilogy – Terry Brooks
  • Starter For Ten – David Nicholls
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Love in the Time of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • Confessions of a Justified Sinner – James Hogg
  • Murder on the Orient Express – Agatha Christie
  • Hound of the Baskervilles – Arthur Conan Doyle
  • The Maltese Falcon – Dashiel Hammet
  • Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep – Philip K. Dick
  • The Postman Always Rings Twice – James M. Cain
  • Minority Report – Philip K. Dick
  • The Bourne Identity – Robert Ludlum
  • Double Indemnity – James M. Cain
  • The Grifters – Jim Thompson
  • The Pianist – Wladyslaw Szpilman
  • Hombre – Elmore Leonard
  • What Would Keith Richards Do? – Jessica Pallington West
  • Paper Town/Wil Grayson, Wil Grayson – John Green

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