52 in 2017

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  1. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
  2. Winesburg Ohio by Sherwood Anderson
  3. Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen
  4. The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
  5. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  6. King Lear by William Shakespeare
  7. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
  8. East of Eden by Joseph Steinbeck
  9. Of Mice & Men by Joseph Steinbeck
  10. Journal of a Novel by John Steinbeck
  11. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
  12. A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf
  13. Cat’s Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut
  14. The Complete Stories by Flannery O’Connor
  15. Mystery & Manners: Occasional Prose by Flannery O’Connor
  16. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  17. Pensees by Blaise Pascal
  18. Aimless Love by Billy Collins
  19. The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
  20. Sons by Pearl S. Buck
  21. A House Divided by Pearl S. Buck
  22. Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett
  23. The Ocean at Home: An Illustrated History of the Aquarium by Bernd Brunner
  24. The Gene: An Intimate History by Siddhartha Mukjerjee*
  25. Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett
  26. Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard by Rick Riordan*
  27. Mostly Void, Partially Stars by Fink & Cranor
  28. The Great Glowing Coils of the Universe by Fink & Cranor
  29. The Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin
  30. Wind / Pinball, Two Novels by Haruki Maruakami
  31. The Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy & Other Stories by Tim Burton
  32. Harry Potter Series by J. K. Rowling*
  33. The Call of Cthulhu and Other Stories by H. P. Lovecraft
  34. The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
  35. Lost in the Cosmos by Walker Percy
  36. By This You Shall Know Him by Jesse Jacobs
  37. On Stories by C. S. Lewis
  38. Little Fish by Ramsey Beyer
  39. Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly*
  40. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Phillip K. Dick
  41. The Elements of Style by Strunk & White
  42. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
  43. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert Pirsig
  44. One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  45. The Illiad by Homer
  46. H is for Hawk by Helen MacDonald
  47. Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis
  48. Watership Down by Richard Adams
  49. The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
  50. Diary of an Oxygen Thief by Anonymous
  51. Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
  52. Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson