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Through a Glass Darkly: Some Deeply Disturbing Books

As the title says, here are 100 books that our maverick English Teacher found disturbing, for a variety of different reasons. That being said, it should be noted that he doesn't regret reading any of them.
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120 Days of Sodom
120 Days of Sodom
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2034: A Novel of the Next World War (Elliot Ackerman and Admiral James Stavridis)
2034: A Novel of the Next World War (Elliot Ackerman and Admiral James Stavridis)
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Alone Together (Sherry Turkle)
Alone Together (Sherry Turkle)
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American Gods
American Gods
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American Tabloid (James Ellroy)
American Tabloid (James Ellroy)
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Behold the Man (Michael Moorcock)
Behold the Man (Michael Moorcock)
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Behold a Pale Horse
Behold a Pale Horse
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The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath)
The Bell Jar (Sylvia Plath)
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The Best of H.P. Lovecraft, by H.P. Lovecraft
The Best of H.P. Lovecraft, by H.P. Lovecraft
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Black Boy (Richard Wright)
Black Boy (Richard Wright)
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The Blood Kiss (Etchison)
The Blood Kiss (Etchison)
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Blood's a Rover (James Ellroy)
Blood's a Rover (James Ellroy)
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13
The Book of Lies
The Book of Lies
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Bug Jack Barron, Norman Spinrad (1969)
Bug Jack Barron, Norman Spinrad (1969)
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A Canticle for Leibowitz (Walter M. Miller, Jr.)
A Canticle for Leibowitz (Walter M. Miller, Jr.)
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The Cellar (Richard Laymon)
The Cellar (Richard Laymon)
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The Ceremonies (T. E. D. Klein)
The Ceremonies (T. E. D. Klein)
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The Cold Six Thousand
The Cold Six Thousand
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Columbine (Dave Cullen)
Columbine (Dave Cullen)
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Confessions of a Justified Sinner (James Hogg)
Confessions of a Justified Sinner (James Hogg)
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Coraline
Coraline
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Crash (J.G. Ballard)
Crash (J.G. Ballard)
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The Dance of Genghis Cohn (Gary)
The Dance of Genghis Cohn (Gary)
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The Dark Country (Dennis Etchison)
The Dark Country (Dennis Etchison)
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The Death Artist (Etchison)
The Death Artist (Etchison)
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The Death of Grass (John Christopher)
The Death of Grass (John Christopher)
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Deathbird Stories (Harlan Ellison)
Deathbird Stories (Harlan Ellison)
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The Doll Who Ate His Mother (Ramsey Campbell)
The Doll Who Ate His Mother (Ramsey Campbell)
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Dominion (Bentley Little)
Dominion (Bentley Little)
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The Duchess of Malfi
The Duchess of Malfi
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The Dumbest Generation (Mark Bauerlein)
The Dumbest Generation (Mark Bauerlein)
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The Exorcist
The Exorcist
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Farewell to Manzanar
Farewell to Manzanar
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The Father (August Strindberg)
The Father (August Strindberg)
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Fear (Bob Woodward)
Fear (Bob Woodward)
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The Fisherman (John Langan)
The Fisherman (John Langan)
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Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said (Philip K. Dick)
Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said (Philip K. Dick)
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Ghost Story (Peter Straub)
Ghost Story (Peter Straub)
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The Great Mortality (John Kelly)
The Great Mortality (John Kelly)
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The Greek Passion (Kazantzakis)
The Greek Passion (Kazantzakis)
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