The Coke Talk Companion Reading List

A Listmania! list by yeahyouknowit (New York, NY USA)
The list author says: "A list of must-reads and personal notes from everyone's favorite lifestyle guru.
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Oliver Twist (Collector's Library)
1.  Oliver Twist (Collector's Library) by Charles Dickens
The list author says:
  "The first book I ever read."
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Matilda
2.  Matilda by Roald Dahl
The list author says:
  "The second book I ever read. J.K Rowling canít hold a candle to Roald Dahlís magic."
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A Confederacy of Dunces
3.  A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
The list author says:
  "Itís a shame Toole checked out early. I would have loved to read his third novel."
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A Moveable Feast
4.  A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway
The list author says:
  "People who think nothing happens in A Moveable Feast totally miss the f**king point. If we could all make nothing happen so beautifully, the world would be a better place."
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The Road to Los Angeles
5.  The Road to Los Angeles by John Fante
The list author says:
  "Iím a sucker for all of Arturo Bandiniís adventures, but this one is my favorite."
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Lolita
6.  Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
The list author says:
  "Duh."
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Veronika Decides to Die: A Novel of Redemption
7.  Veronika Decides to Die: A Novel of Redemption by Paulo Coelho
The list author says:
  "Sure, I love The Alchemist too, but I consider it one of his lesser works."
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Play It As It Lays: A Novel
8.  Play It As It Lays: A Novel by Joan Didion
The list author says:
  "Ventilated yet dense, Joan Didion will always have a special place in my heart."
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Lithium for Medea: A Novel
9.  Lithium for Medea: A Novel by Kate Braverman
The list author says:
  "Heartbreakingly beautiful."
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Women
10.  Women by Charles Bukowski
The list author says:
  "Oh, Chinaski. I f**king love you."
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The Unbearable Lightness of Being: A Novel
11.  The Unbearable Lightness of Being: A Novel by Milan Kundera
The list author says:
  "I've read this dozens of times, and with each turn I always find something new."
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American Psycho
12.  American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
The list author says:
  "Bret Easton Ellis is the Tom Ford of modern literature."
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The Fountainhead (Centennial Edition HC)
13.  The Fountainhead (Centennial Edition HC) by Ayn Rand
The list author says:
  "I give Rand a ton of s**t, but Howard Roark is an important character."
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The Idiot (Vintage Classics)
14.  The Idiot (Vintage Classics) by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The list author says:
  "It took me a while to read this one, but every hour was worth it."
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Le Petit Prince (Folio Junior) (French Edition)
15.  Le Petit Prince (Folio Junior) (French Edition) by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The list author says:
  "Itís technically a novella, but whatever. I love this little book."
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The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time
16.  The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time by Hunter S. Thompson
The list author says:
  "Gonzo is a way of life."
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A People's History of the United States (P.S.)
17.  A People's History of the United States (P.S.) by Howard Zinn
The list author says:
  "This ten pounder taught me more than every American history class combined."
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The Great Gatsby
18.  The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The list author says:
  "Californication made a noble attempt in season two, but Iím still waiting for this to be made into a movie that doesnít totally f**king suck."
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The Art Of War
19.  The Art Of War by Sun Tzu
The list author says:
  "You want me to sum up Sun Tzu in a single word? Strategery."
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Cat's Cradle: A Novel
20.  Cat's Cradle: A Novel by Kurt Vonnegut
The list author says:
  "I practice boku-maru regularly."
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Seize the Day (Penguin Classics)
21.  Seize the Day (Penguin Classics) by Saul Bellow
The list author says:
  "A dayís worth of existential crisis and catharsis beautifully written in a short novel."
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Underworld
22.  Underworld by Don DeLillo
The list author says:
  "Non-linear and massive, this novel covers half a centuryís time with engaging dialog and a style thatís addictive."
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The Bonfire of the Vanities
23.  The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe
The list author says:
  "Chunks of greed, wealth, and class struggle in a broth of 1980ís New York. Delicious."
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Story of O
24.  Story of O by Pauline Reage
The list author says:
  "If you want to understand BDSM, read this book."
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A Clockwork Orange (Norton Critical Editions)
25.  A Clockwork Orange (Norton Critical Editions) by Anthony Burgess
The list author says:
  "Yeah, youíve seen the movie. Read the f**king book. Theyíre both masterpieces, but for different reasons."
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The Average American Male: A Novel
26.  The Average American Male: A Novel by Chad Kultgen
The list author says:
  "Hilarious insight into the male brain that puts Tucker Max to shame."
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Hero
27.  Hero by Perry Moore
The list author says:
  "A groundbreaking coming-of-age novel about the teenage struggles of a homosexual superhero."
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God Jr.
28.  God Jr. by Dennis Cooper
The list author says:
  "A unique perspective of death, trauma, and sanity."
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Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal
29.  Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal by Christopher Moore
The list author says:
  "One of the most clever books Iíve ever read. The title says it all."
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Blindness / Seeing
30.  Blindness / Seeing by Jose Saramago
The list author says:
  "Disturbing and impossible to put down."
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Candide
31.  Candide by Voltaire
The list author says:
  "Satire at its finest."
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Slouching Towards Kalamazoo (Phoenix Fiction)
32.  Slouching Towards Kalamazoo (Phoenix Fiction) by Peter De Vries
The list author says:
  "A brilliant comedic writer. If youíve never read his stuff, start here."
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The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil
33.  The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil by Philip G. Zimbardo
The list author says:
  "Written by the mastermind behind the Stanford Prison Project. A fascinating study on human behavior."
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The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
34.  The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell
The list author says:
  "Start with this, but make sure to read every book by this brilliant motherf**ker."
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Confessions of an Economic Hit Man
35.  Confessions of an Economic Hit Man by John Perkins
The list author says:
  "You donít know s**t about world affairs unless youíve read this book."
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The Doors of Perception and Heaven and Hell
36.  The Doors of Perception and Heaven and Hell by Aldous Huxley
The list author says:
  "D.A.R.E. stands for Drugs Are Really Exciting."
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The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values
37.  The Moral Landscape: How Science Can Determine Human Values by Sam Harris
The list author says:
  "A treatise on a new science of morality. Sam is one of the most brilliant thinkers of our time. Iíll read anything he writes."
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The Prophet
38.  The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran
The list author says:
  "Words to live by."
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