Check out some good books listed under.Click the links below to jump to a specific book.

The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
Evicted by Matthew Desmond
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler
Animal Farm by George Orwell
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Problems by Jade Sharma
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti
Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

 

The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien


J.R.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) is best known for his writing. His books have been translated into over 50 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide. J.R.R.Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings trilogy is a genuine masterpiece. It is centered on an epic story filled with heroes, evil and innocence. The most widely read and influential fantasy.

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien


The Hobbit was written by Professor Tolkien for the reading pleasure of his own children. It filled with suspense, adventure and seasoned with a quiet humor. Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who rarely traveling, enjoys a comfortable and unambitious life. His life is interrupted by a surprise visit by the wizard Gandalf.

Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell


Margaret Mitchell’s epic novel of love and war. It captures civil war and the social complexities of an entire community over many turbulent years. Scarlett O’ Hara is a teenage girl. She falls in love; civil war is announced and Scarlett’s adventure begins.

Evicted by Matthew Desmond


Matthew Desmond is the John L.Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences at Harvard University and co-director of the Justice and Poverty Project. There is an endless amount of pain and poverty in this rich land. Argues American sociologist Desmond, in this brilliant and heartbreaking book. Matthew Desmond takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families on the edge. The fates of these families are in the hands of two landlords.

 A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens


Tale of Two Cities is one of the historical novel written Charles Dickens. In this novel Charles Dickens paints a picture of life in England and France. It deals with the major themes of duality, revolution, and resurrection. Sets a riveting story of romantic and familial love against the violent drama of the French Revolution.

Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler


Stephanie Danler is a writer based in New York. Sweetbitter which was published in the summer, is a gripping, addictive tale. In which there’s an image of twenty-two-year-old Tess girl driving over the George Washington Bridge. She arrived in New York City to leave her past behind. She falls into a job at a landmark restaurant.

Animal Farm by George Orwell


In Animal Farm, George Orwell crafts a fictional story. It is about an animal rebellion gone awry to critique the real-life events that followed the Russian Revolution of 1917. Orwell paints a vivid picture of a violent political revolution of farm animals against the farmer who owns all. Mr.Jones is the farmer on Manor Farm, he is not a very good farmer. He is mistreating his animals. Mr. Jones is drunk all the time and the animals are not being treated well.

 Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen


Pride and Prejudice is a novel by Jane Austen, in the years following 1796 before its original publication in 1813. It is one of the most well known and loved novels written and its unique love story and characters make it more memorable.

It presents initial misunderstandings, mutual enlightenment of Elizabeth Bennet and Darcy. They have five daughters, all the marrying age.It portrays life in the genteel rural society of the day.

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald


The Great Gatsby, published in 1925 ,Scott Fitzgerald’s greatest novel. It explores universal themes, human follies, the hopelessness of societal constructs and man’s struggle with time and fate. It focuses on a young man, Jay Gatsby, who, after falling in love with a woman from the social elite, makes a lot of money to win her love.

Problems by Jade Sharma


Jade Sharma is a writer living in New York City. She has an MFA from the New School, and Problems is her first novel. The Novel tells the story of Maya, a socially awkward 30-year-old graduate student in New York City, has an abundance of problems (her addiction, failing marriage, failing affair, nonexistent master’s thesis, expiring job and eating disorder). Sharma counteracts these dark problems with Maya’s funny, quirky, clever narrative style.

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak


The Book Thief is a novel by Australian author Markus Zusak who has already asserted himself as one of today’s most innovative and poetic novelists. This novel tells the inspiring story of a spirited and courageous nine-year-old German girl named Liesel who is traveling by train with her mother and her little brother Werner.

They were sent to live with foster parents in the small town of Molching in World War II 1939. Liesel’s small brother dies on the train journey.

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley by Hannah Tinti


Tinti, the editor and co-founder of One Story magazine. The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley is an adventure epic. Samuel Hawley is a widower who has just moved into town with his 12-year-old daughter, Loo. A father protects his daughter from the legacy of his past and the truth about her mother’s death in this thrilling novel.

Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare


Shakespeare’s most famous tragedy and one of the world’s most enduring love stories. Romeo and Juliet are teenagers who fall deeply in love. Their families are bitter enemies. It was among Shakespeare’s most popular plays during his lifetime.

Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll


The classic fantasy 1865 novel Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. It is written by English mathematician Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll.

It tells the story of a titular character girl named Alice. She is a young, adventurous and headstrong girl. She falls inside a rabbit hole while chasing a white rabbit she saw running around their garden. What happens next is an amazing adventure.