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Books to Read Before 40

A compilation of books I want to read before turning 40 found from several lists posted on the internet.
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Middlemarch
Middlemarch
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The Diary of a Young Girl
The Diary of a Young Girl
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
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To Kill a Mocking Bird
To Kill a Mocking Bird
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Man's Search for Meaning (Viktor Frankl)
Man's Search for Meaning (Viktor Frankl)
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Tuesdays With Morrie
Tuesdays With Morrie
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The Notebook
The Notebook
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Dear Life
Dear Life
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Bossypants (Tina Fey)
Bossypants (Tina Fey)
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Unaccustomed Earth
Unaccustomed Earth
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The Remains of the Day (Kazuo Ishiguro)
The Remains of the Day (Kazuo Ishiguro)
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The Chosen
The Chosen
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A Little Life (Hanya Yanagihara)
A Little Life (Hanya Yanagihara)
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The Age of Innocence (Edith Wharton)
The Age of Innocence (Edith Wharton)
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American Pastoral
American Pastoral
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The Interestings (Meg Wolitzer)
The Interestings (Meg Wolitzer)
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War and Peace
War and Peace
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A House for Mr. Biswas
A House for Mr. Biswas
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The Razor's Edge
The Razor's Edge
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The Portable Dorothy Parker
The Portable Dorothy Parker
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Ulysses
Ulysses
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A Thousand Splendid Suns
A Thousand Splendid Suns
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The Sea
The Sea
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Leaves of Grass
Leaves of Grass
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Lolita
Lolita
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A Town Like Alice
A Town Like Alice
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The Sense of an Ending
The Sense of an Ending
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Celebrations, Rituals of Peace and Prayer
Celebrations, Rituals of Peace and Prayer
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People of the Book (Geraldine Brooks)
People of the Book (Geraldine Brooks)
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Cloud Atlas (David Mitchell)
Cloud Atlas (David Mitchell)
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Wuthering Heights
Wuthering Heights
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In Cold Blood
In Cold Blood
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Midnight's Children
Midnight's Children
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A Brief History of Seven Killings (Marlon James)
A Brief History of Seven Killings (Marlon James)
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Stag's Leap
Stag's Leap
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Great Expectations
Great Expectations
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An American Tragedy, by Theodore Dreiser
An American Tragedy, by Theodore Dreiser
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When Breath Becomes Air (Paul Kalanithi)
When Breath Becomes Air (Paul Kalanithi)
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The African Trilogy (Chinua Achebe)
The African Trilogy (Chinua Achebe)
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One Hundred Years of Solitude
One Hundred Years of Solitude
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