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Goodreads "The Five Books You Would Require If You Taught an English Literature Class"

A splendid list of books as chosen by discerning Goodreads users. Goodreads politely requested "Please select works of literature-quality writing". As you will discover, this outcome was achieved 'in spades', to use the vernacular.
NOTES: Goodreads asserted (by using bold font) that "only works published originally in the English language" should be added to the source list. Not an unreasonable stipulation in my view.
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avg. score: 83 of 373 (22%)
required scores: 1, 44, 66, 88, 116 

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To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
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The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
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1984 (George Orwell)
1984 (George Orwell)
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Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen)
Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen)
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Hamlet (William Shakespeare)
Hamlet (William Shakespeare)
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The Catcher in the Rye (J.D. Salinger)
The Catcher in the Rye (J.D. Salinger)
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Animal Farm (George Orwell)
Animal Farm (George Orwell)
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Fahrenheit 451 (Ray Bradbury)
Fahrenheit 451 (Ray Bradbury)
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The Book Thief (Markus Zusak)
The Book Thief (Markus Zusak)
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Jane Eyre (Charlotte Brontë)
Jane Eyre (Charlotte Brontë)
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Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
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The Giver (Lois Lowry)
The Giver (Lois Lowry)
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Of Mice and Men (John Steinbeck)
Of Mice and Men (John Steinbeck)
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The Picture of Dorian Gray (Oscar Wilde)
The Picture of Dorian Gray (Oscar Wilde)
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Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
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The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
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Slaughterhouse 5 (Kurt Vonnegut)
Slaughterhouse 5 (Kurt Vonnegut)
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The Hobbit (J.R.R. Tolkien)
The Hobbit (J.R.R. Tolkien)
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Frankenstein (Mary Shelley)
Frankenstein (Mary Shelley)
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MacBeth (William Shakespeare)
MacBeth (William Shakespeare)
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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain)
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain)
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Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare)
Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare)
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The Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini)
The Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini)
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The Outsiders (S.E. Hinton)
The Outsiders (S.E. Hinton)
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Wuthering Heights (Emily Brontë)
Wuthering Heights (Emily Brontë)
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A Tale of Two Cities (Charles Dickens)
A Tale of Two Cities (Charles Dickens)
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (J.K. Rowling)
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (J.K. Rowling)
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The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)
The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)
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Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)
Lolita (Vladimir Nabokov)
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)
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The Old Man and the Sea (Ernest Hemingway)
The Old Man and the Sea (Ernest Hemingway)
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The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath)
The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath)
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Great Expectations (Charles Dickens)
Great Expectations (Charles Dickens)
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The Scarlet Letter (Nathaniel Hawthorne)
The Scarlet Letter (Nathaniel Hawthorne)
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass (Lewis Carroll)
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass (Lewis Carroll)
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The Hunger Games (Suzanne Collins)
The Hunger Games (Suzanne Collins)
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Dracula (Bram Stoker)
Dracula (Bram Stoker)
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Flowers for Algernon (Daniel Keyes)
Flowers for Algernon (Daniel Keyes)
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A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare)
A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare)
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Beloved (Toni Morrison)
Beloved (Toni Morrison)
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