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Book suggestions

Dennis T.
fractalhaze
Group Organizer
Brooklyn, NY
Post #: 7

Use this discussion topic to suggest books for future meetups. Suggestions will be put up for voting every few months and will be scheduled based on the results.

Dennis T.
fractalhaze
Group Organizer
Brooklyn, NY
Post #: 8

  • Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
  • More Than Human by Theodore Sturgeon
  • Satanic Verses, The by Salman Rushdie
  • Sophie's Choice by William Styron

Ann
AHLogan
New York, NY
Post #: 1
Penrod by Booth Tarkington (one of Roger Ebert's favorites)
Middlemarch (or Adam Bede) by George Eliot
Fathers and Sons by Ivan Turgenev
The Way We Live Now, The Warden (the first of the Barsetshire novels), or Can You Forgive Her (the first of the Palliser series) by Anthony Trollope
The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens
The Long Ships by Frans G. Bengtsson
John
user 2704294
New York, NY
Post #: 3
Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol
A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
Cassie
cmellicious
Sunnyside, NY
Post #: 3
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren
Deliverance by James Dickey
Dennis T.
fractalhaze
Group Organizer
Brooklyn, NY
Post #: 9

  • Damnation of Theron Ware, The by Harold Frederic
  • Dhalgren by Samuel R. Delaney
  • Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury
  • Neuromancer by William Gibson
  • Starship Troopers by Robert A. Heinlein

B M.
user 11548258
New York, NY
Post #: 1
Quiet American, The by Graham Greene
Silence by Shusako Endo
Spy, The by James Fennimore Cooper
Ann
AHLogan
New York, NY
Post #: 5
In response to tonight's request for a few short books:
The Moon Is Down by John Steinbeck
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
Riders of the Purple Sage by Zane Grey
Night by Elie Wiesel (a memoir, not fiction)
The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey
Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson
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