Thursday, April 13, 2006

Book Meme

I got this from Angela, but it originated here.
Instructions: Bold the ones you've read. Italicize the ones you've been wanting/might like to read. ??Place question marks by any titles/authors you've never heard of. *Use an asterisk if you've read something else by the same author.

Alcott, Louisa May--Little Women
*Allende, Isabel--The House of Spirits
*Angelou, Maya--I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
*Atwood, Margaret--Cat's Eye
*Austen, Jane--Emma
??Bambara, Toni Cade--Salt Eaters
??Barnes, Djuna--Nightwood
Beauvoir, Simone--The Second Sex
*Blume, Judy--Are You There God? It's Me Margaret
Burnett, Frances--The Secret Garden
*Bronte, Charlotte--Jane Eyre
*Bronte, Emily--Wuthering Heights
*Buck, Pearl S.--The Good Earth Oo oo I love her!
JByatt, A.S.--Possession
*Cather, Willa--My Antonia
*Chopin, Kate--The Awakening
*Christie, Agatha--Murder on the Orient Express
*Cisneros, Sandra--The House on Mango Street
JClinton, Hillary Rodham--Living History
??Cooper, Anna Julia--A Voice From the South
Danticat, Edwidge--Breath, Eyes, Memory
JDavis, Angela--Women, Culture, and Politics
Desai, Anita--Clear Light of Day
*Dickinson, Emily--Collected Poems
Duncan, Lois--I Know What You Did Last Summer
DuMaurier, Daphne--Rebecca
*Eliot, George--Middlemarch
??Emecheta, Buchi--Second Class Citizen
Erdrich, Louise--Tracks
Esquivel, Laura--Like Water for Chocolate
Flagg, Fannie---Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe
Friedan, Betty---The Feminine Mystique

Frank, Anne--Diary of a Young Girl
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins--The Yellow Wallpaper
*Gordimer, Nadine---July's People
Grafton, Sue---S is for Silence
Hamilton, Edith---Mythology
Highsmith, Patricia---The Talented Mr. Ripley
*hooks, bell---Bone Black
*Hurston, Zora Neale--Dust Tracks on the Road
Jacobs, Harriet--Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
Jackson, Helen Hunt--Ramona
Jackson, Shirley--The Haunting of Hill House
Jong, Erica--Fear of Flying
Keene, Carolyn--The Nancy Drew Mysteries
Kidd, Sue Monk--The Secret Life of Bees
*Kincaid, Jamaica--Lucy
Kingsolver, Barbara--The Poisonwood Bible
*Kingston, Maxine Hong--The Woman Warrior
JLarsen, Nella--Passing
*L'Engle, Madeleine--A Wrinkle in Time
*Le Guin, Ursula K.--The Left Hand of Darkness
Lee, Harper--To Kill a Mockingbird
*Lessing, Doris--The Golden Notebook
Mitchell, Margaret--Gone with the Wind
*Montgomery, Lucy Maud--Anne of Green Gables
??Morgan, Joan--When Chickenheads Come Home to Roost
*Morrison, Toni--Song of Solomon
JMurasaki, Lady Shikibu--The Tale of Genji
Munro, Alice--Lives of Girls and Women
Murdoch, Iris--Severed Head
*Naylor, Gloria--Mama Day
Niffenegger, Audrey--The Time Traveller's Wife
*Oates, Joyce Carol--We Were the Mulvaneys
*O'Connor, Flannery--A Good Man is Hard to Find
*Piercy, Marge--Woman on the Edge of
Picoult, Jodi--My Sister's Keeper
Plath, Sylvia--The Bell Jar
*Porter, Katharine Anne--Ship of Fools
*Proulx, E. Annie--The Shipping News
*Rand, Ayn--The Fountainhead
?Ray, Rachel--365: No Repeats
?Rhys, Jean--Wide Sargasso Sea
?Robinson, Marilynne--Housekeeping
?Rocha, Sharon--For Laci
Sebold, Alice--The Lovely Bones
Shelley, Mary--Frankenstein
Smith, Betty--A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
Smith, Zadie--White Teeth
Spark, Muriel--The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Spyri, Johanna--Heidi
Strout, Elizabeth--Amy and Isabelle
*Steel, Danielle--The House
*Tan, Amy--The Joy Luck Club
*Tannen, Deborah--You're Wearing That
??Ulrich, Laurel--A Midwife's Tale
??Urquhart, Jane--Away
*Walker, Alice--The Temple of My Familiar
*Welty, Eudora--One Writer's Beginnings
*Wharton, Edith--Age of Innocence
*Wilder, Laura Ingalls--Little House in the Big Woods
*Wollstonecraft, Mary--A Vindication of the Rights of Women
Woolf, Virginia--A Room of One's Own

And some additional books, courtesy of mamaloo:
Bank, Melissa-Girls' Guide To Hunting And Fishing
Cherryh, CJ- any
Diamant, Anita-The Red Tent
Fielding, Helen-Bridget Jones's Diary
Gedge, Pauline-Child Of The Morning
Klein, Naomi-No Logo
Laurence, Margaret-The Stone Angel
*Mccullough, Colleen-The Thorn Birds
McDonald, Anne-Marie-Fall On Your Knees
Nin, Anais-Little Birds
Rice, Anne-Interview With A Vampire
Shields, Carol-The Stone Diaries
??Winterson, Jeanette-Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit
??Wolf, Naomi-The Beauty Myth
??Banana Yoshimoto-Kitchen

1 comment:

Repressed Librarian said...

It *is* fun to see everyone's lists. It looks like you and I have read many of the same things!