Travel Movies Books Food Other
Sign In
Trending
New
Popular
type to search

50 Diverse Classics

Ever notice how most 'classic' book lists seem to have the same books over and over? Looking for some classic literature by people of color? Look no further!
1,393 users · 6,343 views
 
made by Lyndagabby
avg. score: 6 of 50 (13%)
required scores: 1, 2, 4, 6, 10 

How many have you read?

Page 1 of 2
1
The Color Purple
The Color Purple
2
The Three Musketeers - Alexandre Dumas
The Three Musketeers - Alexandre Dumas
3
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
4
The Joy Luck Club (Amy Tan)
The Joy Luck Club (Amy Tan)
5
The Bluest Eye (Toni Morrison)
The Bluest Eye (Toni Morrison)
6
Love in the Time of Cholera
Love in the Time of Cholera
7
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
8
The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy)
The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy)
ADVERTISEMENT
9
Half of a Yellow Sun
Half of a Yellow Sun
10
The Wind Up Bird Chronicle
The Wind Up Bird Chronicle
11
Kindred (Octavia Butler)
Kindred (Octavia Butler)
12
The House on Mango Street (Sandra Cisneros)
The House on Mango Street (Sandra Cisneros)
13
The Remains of the Day (Kazuo Ishiguro)
The Remains of the Day (Kazuo Ishiguro)
14
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Sherman Alexie)
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Sherman Alexie)
15
The Ramayana (Valmiki)
The Ramayana (Valmiki)
16
The House of the Spirits
The House of the Spirits
17
The Kite Runner (Khalid Hosseini)
The Kite Runner (Khalid Hosseini)
18
Their Eyes Were Watching God (Zora Neale Hurston)
Their Eyes Were Watching God (Zora Neale Hurston)
19
A Raisin in the Sun (Lorraine Hansberry)
A Raisin in the Sun (Lorraine Hansberry)
20
Fools Crow (James Welch)
Fools Crow (James Welch)
ADVERTISEMENT
21
Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)
Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)
22
Invisible Man (Ralph Ellison)
Invisible Man (Ralph Ellison)
23
The Epic of Gilgamesh
The Epic of Gilgamesh
24
Roots
Roots
25
The Alchemist
The Alchemist
26
Interpreter of Maladies (Jhumpa Lahiri)
Interpreter of Maladies (Jhumpa Lahiri)
27
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
28
A Suitable Boy (Vikram Seth)
A Suitable Boy (Vikram Seth)
29
One Thousand and One Nights
One Thousand and One Nights
30
Small Island
Small Island
31
The Women of Brewster Place (Novel)
The Women of Brewster Place (Novel)
32
Journey to the West by Wu Cheng'en
Journey to the West by Wu Cheng'en
ADVERTISEMENT
33
Monster
Monster
34
House Made of Dawn
House Made of Dawn
35
The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes
The Collected Poems of Langston Hughes
36
In the Time of the Butterflies
In the Time of the Butterflies
37
The Tale of Genji
The Tale of Genji
38
Bless Me, Ultima
Bless Me, Ultima
39
Native Son
Native Son
40
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
Page 1 of 2
Click books you've read
This site uses third party cookies for analytics and advertising. View Cookie Policy