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100 Books to Read to Become Well Read

A list of books across a number of genres, designed to give a broad overview of perspectives that aren't the standard or will introduce you to some weird and new ideas. If you combine this with any generic '100 books to read before you die' you will be very well read.
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Vagina: A New Biography (Naomi Wolf)
Vagina: A New Biography (Naomi Wolf)
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Frankenstein (Mary Shelley)
Frankenstein (Mary Shelley)
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The Bible
The Bible
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Bhagavad Gita
Bhagavad Gita
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The Quran
The Quran
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Outliers (Malcolm Gladwell)
Outliers (Malcolm Gladwell)
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Her Smoke Rose Up Forever by James Tiptree Jr.
Her Smoke Rose Up Forever by James Tiptree Jr.
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Lord of the Rings (Tolkien)
Lord of the Rings (Tolkien)
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Absent (Betool Khadairi)
Absent (Betool Khadairi)
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The Sun Also Rises (Ernest Hemingway)
The Sun Also Rises (Ernest Hemingway)
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War and Peace (Leo Tolstoy)
War and Peace (Leo Tolstoy)
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Watchmen (Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons)
Watchmen (Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons)
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Persepolis
Persepolis
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Rachel Rising (Terry Moore)
Rachel Rising (Terry Moore)
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My Favorite Thing Is Monsters (Emil Ferris)
My Favorite Thing Is Monsters (Emil Ferris)
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Harry Potter (J. K. Rowling)
Harry Potter (J. K. Rowling)
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Matilda (Roald Dahl)
Matilda (Roald Dahl)
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The Twits (Roald Dahl)
The Twits (Roald Dahl)
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Emma (Jane Austen)
Emma (Jane Austen)
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Wuthering Heights (Emily Bronte)
Wuthering Heights (Emily Bronte)
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Gulp. (Mary Roach)
Gulp. (Mary Roach)
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All Systems Red (Martha Wells)
All Systems Red (Martha Wells)
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Invisible Women (Caroline Criado-PĂ©rez)
Invisible Women (Caroline Criado-Pérez)
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Lolly Willowes (Sylvia Townsend Warner)
Lolly Willowes (Sylvia Townsend Warner)
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Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race (Reni Eddo-Lodge)
Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race (Reni Eddo-Lodge)
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The Code of the Woosters (P.G. Wodehouse)
The Code of the Woosters (P.G. Wodehouse)
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More Letters of Note (Shaun Usher)
More Letters of Note (Shaun Usher)
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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
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Normal People (Sally Rooney)
Normal People (Sally Rooney)
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Greenovation: Urban Leadership on Climate Change (Joan Fitzgerald)
Greenovation: Urban Leadership on Climate Change (Joan Fitzgerald)
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Why Good People Do Bad Environmental Things (Elizabeth Desombre)
Why Good People Do Bad Environmental Things (Elizabeth Desombre)
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There Is No Planet B (Mike Berners Lee)
There Is No Planet B (Mike Berners Lee)
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Guards! Guards! (Terry Pratchett)
Guards! Guards! (Terry Pratchett)
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Mythology (Edith Hamilton)
Mythology (Edith Hamilton)
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The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
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A Room of One's Own (Virginia Woolf)
A Room of One's Own (Virginia Woolf)
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The Color Purple (Alice Walker)
The Color Purple (Alice Walker)
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
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The Yellow Wallpaper
The Yellow Wallpaper
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The Penis Book (Aaron Spitz)
The Penis Book (Aaron Spitz)
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