105 Books of Pop Cultural Importance

"...books you need to have read in order to understand the references that you (or your book nerd friends) keep on making."
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Avg. score: 24 of 105 (23%)
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The Catcher in the Rye
2
Slaughterhouse-Five (Kurt Vonnegut)
3
Watchmen
4
Animal Farm
5
Metamorphosis
6
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
7
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
8
1984 (George Orwell)
9
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
10
A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
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The Hobbit
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13
Lord of the Rings
14
Fahrenheit 451 (Ray Bradbury)
15
American Psycho (Bret Easton Ellis)
16
Lolita
17
Howl
18
Confederacy of Dunces
19
Beloved, by Toni Morrison
20
Wuthering Heights
21
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (C.S.Lewis)
22
Kafka on the Shore
23
Oblomov
24
Of Mice and Men
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25
The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Douglas Adams)
26
The Complete Fiction of H.P. Lovecraft
27
Divine Comedy
28
Faust
29
The Invisible Man
30
Crash
31
And Then There Were None
32
The Complete Poems of Arthur Rimbaud
33
Brideshead Revisited
34
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
35
The Sound and the Fury
36
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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37
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain)
38
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
39
Pride & Prejudice
40
Interview With the Vampire
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