300 Books Everyone Should Read at Least Once

These titles crop up again and again on lists and in popular culture. Do yourself a favor and check them out...at least once.
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Far From the Madding Crowd
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The Bean Trees (Barbara Kingsolver)
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (Jules Verne)
244
Germinal – Emile Zola
245
As I Lay Dying (William Faulkner)
246
The Woman in White (Wilkie Collins)
247
Tropic of Cancer
248
A Room With a View
249
Of Human Bondage (W. Somerset Maugham)
250
Tender Is the Night (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
251
The Plague
252
Kim
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253
The Collector
254
Howards End (E.M. Forster)
255
The Crucible
256
Gravity's Rainbow
257
Herzog
258
The Complete Stories of Flannery O'Connor
259
Revolutionary Road
260
Bleak House
261
The Age of Innocence (Edith Wharton)
262
I, Claudius
263
Jude the Obscure
264
Tom Jones
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265
Beowulf
266
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
267
The New York Trilogy
268
Possession (Byatt)
269
Treasure Island
270
The Sound and the Fury
271
Angle of Repose (Wallace Stegner)
272
Notes From the Underground
273
The French Lieutenant's Woman
274
The War of the Worlds
275
Women in Love
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The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
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The Secret History
278
Persepolis
279
The Lottery
280
The Idiot (Fyodor Dostoevsky)
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