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Books to Read to Be Considered Well-Read

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The Grapes of Wrath (20th Century Classics)
The Grapes of Wrath (20th Century Classics)
"Seminal American work; it captures the Depression era as know other book can"
I, Claudius From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius Born 10 B.C. Murdered and Deified A.D. 54 (Vintage International)
I, Claudius From the Autobiography of Tiberius Claudius Born 10 B.C. Murdered and Deified A.D. 54 (Vintage International)
"Why read dry history books when this book brings this most tragic figure in history to life?"
Catch-22
Catch-22
"There is something uniquely satisfying about this novel, with depth and dark humor and sadness."
Slaughterhouse-Five
Slaughterhouse-Five
"Kurt Vonnegut understands war like no one else. Possibly his best work."
Lolita
Lolita
"This book gives you a glimpse into the soul of a deeply disturbed man with remarkable use of language."
The Iliad / The Odyssey
The Iliad / The Odyssey
"Nearly 3,000 years later, Homer's verse is still mesmerizing. And it's one hell of a story as well."
The Sun Also Rises
The Sun Also Rises
"Hemingway's poignant, touching story about a man, a girl, and a bullfighter."
A Confederacy of Dunces
A Confederacy of Dunces
"This book is the epitome of comedic writing."
My Antonia
My Antonia
"A story about life, love, and regret."
The Fountainhead
The Fountainhead
"This is an important work with real ideas, and Howard Roark may just change your perspective."