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Cool Material's 50 Books Every Man Should Read Once in His Life

We're decently active readers here so we thought we'd compile and share a list of books we think every man should read at least once in his life. They're not presented in any particular order, so feel free to jump around, but try to get to these before you die.
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The Odyssey
The Odyssey
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Lord of the Ring (J.R.R. Tolkien)
Lord of the Ring (J.R.R. Tolkien)
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Dubliners
Dubliners
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Jurassic Park (Michael Crichton)
Jurassic Park (Michael Crichton)
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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
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The Road (Cormac McCarthy)
The Road (Cormac McCarthy)
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1984 (George Orwell)
1984 (George Orwell)
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Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
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Farenheit 451
Farenheit 451
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God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater (Kurt Vonnegut)
God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater (Kurt Vonnegut)
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A Confederacy of Dunces
A Confederacy of Dunces
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Hard Times
Hard Times
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Calvin and Hobbes
Calvin and Hobbes
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The Plot Against America (Philip Roth)
The Plot Against America (Philip Roth)
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Douglas Adams)
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Douglas Adams)
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PREACHER
PREACHER
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Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
Catch-22 (Joseph Heller)
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All Quiet on the Western Front (Erich Maria Remarque)
All Quiet on the Western Front (Erich Maria Remarque)
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Maus: The Complete Maus
Maus: The Complete Maus
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Candide (Voltaire)
Candide (Voltaire)
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21
Two Pints (Roddy Doyle)
Two Pints (Roddy Doyle)
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The Virginian (Owen Wister)
The Virginian (Owen Wister)
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Guards! Guards!
Guards! Guards!
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Lamb (Christopher Moore)
Lamb (Christopher Moore)
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That Thing You Do With Your Mouth (David Shields)
That Thing You Do With Your Mouth (David Shields)
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No Matter the Wreckage
No Matter the Wreckage
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (Hunter S. Thompson)
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (Hunter S. Thompson)
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My Struggle (Karl Ove Knausgaard)
My Struggle (Karl Ove Knausgaard)
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The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
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The Catcher in the Rye
The Catcher in the Rye
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The Sun Also Rises
The Sun Also Rises
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The Things They Carried (Tim O'Brien)
The Things They Carried (Tim O'Brien)
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Naked Pictures of Famous People
Naked Pictures of Famous People
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My Documents (Alejandro Zambra)
My Documents (Alejandro Zambra)
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To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
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The Tain (Anon)
The Tain (Anon)
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The Brief Wonderous Life of Oscar Wao (Junot Diaz)
The Brief Wonderous Life of Oscar Wao (Junot Diaz)
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The Corrections (Jonathan Franzen)
The Corrections (Jonathan Franzen)
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Walden (Henry David Thoreau)
Walden (Henry David Thoreau)
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A Good Man Is Hard to Find by Flannery O'Connor
A Good Man Is Hard to Find by Flannery O'Connor
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