(From the Library of America catalogue)
Henry Adams
James Agee
Louisa May Alcott
John James Audubon
James Baldwin
William Bartram
Saul Bellow 
John Berryman
Paul Bowles
Gwendolyn Brooks
Charles Brockden Brown
Willa Cather
Raymond Chandler
Charles W. Chesnutt
Kate Chopin
James Fenimore Cooper
Stephen Crane
Richard Henry Dana Jr.
John Dos Passos
Frederick Douglass
Theodore Dreiser
W.E.B. Du Bois
Ralph Waldo Emerson
James T. Farrell
William Faulkner
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Benjamin Franklin
Robert Frost
Ulysses S. Grant
Alexander Hamilton
Dashiell Hammett
William Dean Howells
Zora Neale Hurston
Washington Irving
Henry James
William James
Thomas Jefferson
Sarah Orne Jewett
James Weldon Johnson
Emma Lazarus
Sinclair Lewis
Jack London
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
H. P. Lovecraft
James Madison
Carson McCullers
Herman Melville
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Arthur Miller
John Muir
Vladimir Nabokov
Frank Norris
Flannery O'Connor
Thomas Paine
Francis Parkman
Edgar Allan Poe
Ezra Pound
Dawn Powell
Theodore Roethke
Theodore Roosevelt
Philip Roth
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Gertrude Stein
John Steinbeck
Wallace Stevens
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Henry David Thoreau
James Thurber
Alexis de Tocqueville
Mark Twain
Eudora Welty
Nathanael West
Edith Wharton
Walt Whitman
John Greenleaf Whittier
William Carlos Williams
Tennessee Williams
Richard Wright

AKA The Booker-McConnell Prize & The Man Booker Prize

(Awarded annually for the best novel written by a citizen of the British Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland)

1969  Something to Answer by P.H. Newby
1970  The Elected Member by Bernice Rubens
1971  In a Free State by V.S. Naipaul
1972  G: A Novel by John Berger
1973  The Siege of Krishnapur by J.G. Farrell
1974  The Conservationist by Nadine Gordimer
1975  Heat and Dust by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
1976  Saville by David Storey
1977  Staying On by Paul Scott
1978  The Sea, the Sea by Iris Murdoch
1979  Offshore by Penelope Fitzgerald
1980  Rites of Passage by William Golding
1981  Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
1982  Schindler's Ark by Thomas Keneally [U.S. title: Schindler’s List]
1983  The Life and Times of Michael K by J.M. Coetzee
1984  Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner
1985  The Bone People by Keri Hulme
1986  The Old Devils by Kingsley Amis
1987  Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively
1988  Oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey
1989  The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
1990  Possession by A.S. Byatt
1991  The Famished Road by Ben Okri
1992  Sacred Hunger by Barry Unsworth (co-winner)
1992  The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje (co-winner)
1993  Paddy Clark Ha Ha Ha by Roddy Doyle
1994  How Late It Was, How Late by James Kelman
1995  The Ghost Road by Pat Barker
1996  Last Orders by Graham Swift
1997  The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
1998  Amsterdam by Ian McEwan
1999  Disgrace by J. M Coetzee
2000  Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
2001  True History of the Kelly Gang by Peter Carey
2002  Life of Pi by Yann Martel
2003  Vernon God Little by D.B.C. Pierre
2004  The Line of Beauty by Alan Hollinghurst
2005  The Sea by John Banville


(Awarded annually for excellence in artwork for an American picture book for children)

2006: The Hello, Goodbye Window by Norton Juster
2005: Kitten's First Full Moon by Kevin Henkes
2004: The Man Who Walked Between the Towers by Mordicai Gerstein
2003: My Friend Rabbit by Eric Rohmann
2002: The Three Pigs by David Wiesner
2001: So You Want to Be President? by Judith St. George
2000: Joseph Had a Little Overcoat by Simms Taback
1999: Snowflake Bentley by Jacqueline Briggs Martin
1998: Rapunzel by Paul O. Zelinsky
1997: Golem by David Wisniewski
1996: Officer Buckle and Gloria by Peggy Rathmann
1995: Smoky Night by Eve Bunting
1994: Grandfather's Journey by Allen Say
1993: Mirette on the High Wire by Emily Arnold McCully
1992: Tuesday by David Wiesner
1991: Black and White by David Macaulay
1990: Lon Po Po by Ed Young
1989: Song and Dance Man by Karen Ackerman
1988: Owl Moon by Jane Yolen
1987: Hey, Al by Arthur Yorinks
1986: The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg
1985: Saint George and the Dragon retold by Margaret Hodges
1984: The Glorious Flight by Alice Provensen
1983: Shadow by Blaise Cendrars
1982: Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg
1981: Fables by Arnold Lobel
1980: Ox-Cart Man by Donald Hall
1979: The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses (2) by Paul Goble
1978: Noah's Ark by Peter Spier
1977: Ashanti to Zulu by Margaret Musgrove
1976: Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears retold by Verna Aardema
1975: Arrow to the Sun by Gerald McDermott
1974: Duffy and the Devil retold by Harve Zemach
1973: The Funny Little Woman retold by Arlene Mosel
1972: One Fine Day, retold by Nonny Hogrogian
1971: A Story A Story, retold by Gail E. Haley
1970: Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (2) by William Steig
1969: The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship retold by Arthur Ransome
1968: Drummer Hoff by Barbara Emberley
1967: Sam, Bangs & Moonshine by Evaline Ness
1966: Always Room for One More by Sorche Nic Leodhas
1965: May I Bring a Friend? by Beatrice Schenk de Regniers
1964: Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
1963: The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
1962: Once a Mouse retold by Marcia Brown
1961: Baboushka and the Three Kings by Ruth Robbins
1960: Nine Days to Christmas by Marie Hall Ets
1959: Chanticleer and the Fox adapted by Barbara Cooney
1958: Time of Wonder by Robert McCloskey
1957: A Tree Is Nice by Janice Udry
1956: Frog Went A-Courtin' by John Langstaff
1955: Cinderella; or, the Little Glass Slipper by Charles Perrault, trans. & illus. by Marcia Brown
1954: Madeline's Rescue by Ludwig Bemelmans
1953: The Biggest Bear by Lynd Ward
1952: Finders Keepers by Will (William Lipkind)
1951: The Egg Tree by Katherine Milhous
1950: Song of the Swallows by Leo Politi
1949: The Big Snow by Berta Hader
1948: White Snow, Bright Snow by Alvin Tresselt
1947: The Little Island by Golden MacDonald
1946: The Rooster Crows by Maud Petersham
1945: Prayer for a Child by Rachel Field
1944: Many Moons by James Thurber
1943: The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton
1942: Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey
1941: They Were Strong and Good by Robert Lawson
1940: Abraham Lincoln by Ingri d'Aulaire
1939: Mei Li by Thomas Handforth
1938: Animals of the Bible by Dorothy P. Lathrop

George Ade
Jacquelyn Aeby
        [aka Jocelyn Carew
         and Vanessa Gray]
Charles Austin Beard
Jim Davis
Gene DeWeese
        [aka Thomas Stratton]
Lloyd C. Douglas
Theodore Dreiser
Marilyn Durham
Edward Eggleston
Gordon Gordon
        [of The Gordons]
Phillip Gulley
Dorothy Hamilton
Joseph Hayes
        [aka Joseph H. Arnold]
Kin Hubbard
        [aka Frank McKinney]
Mabel Leigh Hunt
Emily Kimbrough
Haven Kimmel
Ross Lockridge
Michael Martone
Dale Messick
Joaquin Miller
William Vaughn Moody
Moody Nicholson
Paul Osborn
Ernie Pyle
Dan Quayle
Marilyn T. Quayle
James Whitcomb Riley
Rex Stout
Gene Stratton-Porter
Booth Tarkington
James Alexander Thom
Kurt Vonnegut
Dan Wakefield
Lew Wallace
Jessamyn West

(Modern Library 100 Best Fiction and Nonfiction Books of the 20th Century)

 1. Joyce, James. Ulysses
 2. Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby
 3. Joyce, James. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
 4. Nabokov, Vladimir. Lolita
 5. Huxley, Aldous. Brave New World
 6. Faulkner, William. The Sound and the Fury
 7. Heller, Joseph. Catch-22
 8. Koestler, Arthur. Darkness at Noon
 9. Lawrence, D.H. Sons and Lovers
10. Steinbeck, John. The Grapes of Wrath
11. Lowry, Malcolm. Under The Volcano
12. Butler, Samuel. The Way of All Flesh
13. Orwell, George. 1984
14. Graves, Robert. I, Claudius
15. Woolf, Virginia. To the Lighthouse
16. Dreiser, Theodore. An American Tragedy
17. Mccullers, Carson. The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
18. Vonnegut, Kurt. Slaughterhouse-Five
19. Ellison, Ralph. Invisible Man
20. Wright, Richard. Native Son
21. Bellow, Saul. Henderson the Rain King
22. John O'Hara. Appointment in Samarra
23. Passos, John Dos. U.S.A.
24. Anderson, Sherwood. Winesburg, Ohio
25. Forster, E.M. A Passage to India
26. James, Henry. The Wings of the Dove
27. James, Henry. The Ambassadors
28. Fitzgerald, F. Scott. Tender Is the Night
29. James T. Farrell. The Studs Lonigan Trilogy
30. Ford, Ford Madox. The Good Soldier
31. Orwell, George. Animal Farm
32. James, Henry. The Golden Bowl
33. Dreiser, Theodore. Sister Carrie
34. Waugh, Evelyn. A Handful of Dust
35. Faulkner, William. As I Lay Dying
36. Warren, Robert Penn. All the King's Men
37. Wilder, Thornton. The Bridge of San Luis Rey
38. Forster, E.M. Howards End
39. Baldwin, James. Go Tell It on the Mountain
40. Greene, Graham. The Heart of the Matter
41. Golding, William. Lord of the Flies
42. Dickey, James. Deliverance
43. Powell, Anthony. A Dance to the Music of Time
44. Huxley, Aldous. Point Counter Point
45. Hemingway, Ernest. The Sun Also Rises
46. Conrad, Joseph. The Secret Agent
47. Conrad, Joseph. Nostromo
48. Lawrence, D.H. The Rainbow
49. Lawrence, D.H. Women in Love
50. Miller, Henry. Tropic of Cancer
51. Mailer, Norman. The Naked and the Dead
52. Roth, Philip. Portnoy's Complaint
53. Nabokov, Vladimir. Pale Fire
54. Faulkner, William. Light in August
55. Kerouac, Jack. On the Road
56. Hammett, Dashiell. The Maltese Falcon
57. Ford, Ford Madox. Parade's End
58. Wharton, Edith. The Age of Innocence
59. Beerbohm, Max. Zuleika Dobson
60. Percy, Walker. The Moviegoer
61. Cather, Willa. Death Comes For the Archbishop
62. Jones, James. From Here to Eternity
63. Cheever, John. The Wapshot Chronicles
64. Salinger, J.D. The Catcher in the Rye
65. Burgess, Anthony. A Clockwork Orange
66. Maugham, W. Somerset. Of Human Bondage
67. Conrad, Joseph. Heart of Darkness
68. Lewis, Sinclair. Main Street
69. Wharton, Edith. The House of Mirth
70. Durell, Lawrence. The Alexandria Quartet
71. Hughes, Richard. A High Wind in Jamaica
72. Naipaul, V.S. A House for Mr. Biswas
73. West, Nathanael. The Day of the Locust
74. Hemingway, Ernest. A Farewell to Arms
75. Waugh, Evelyn. Scoop
76. Spark, Muriel. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
77. Joyce, James. Finnegans Wake
78. Kipling, Rudyard. Kim
79. Forster, E.M. A Room with a View
80. Waugh, Evelyn. Brideshead Revisited
81. Bellow, Saul. The Adventures of Augie March
82. Stegner, Wallace. Angle of Repose
83. Naipaul, V.S. A Bend in the River
84. Bowen, Elizabeth. The Death of the Heart
85. Conrad, Joseph. Lord Jim
86. Doctorow, E.L. Ragtime
87. Bennett, Arnold. The Old Wives' Tale
88. London, Jack. The Call of the Wild
89. Green, Henry. Loving
90. Rushdie, Salman. Midnight's Children
91. Caldwell, Erskine. Tobacco Road
92. Kennedy, William. Ironweed
93. Fowles, John. The Magus
94. Rhys, Jean. Wide Sargasso Sea
95. Murdoch, Iris. Under The Net
96. Styron, William. Sophie's Choice
97. Bowles, Paul. The Sheltering Sky
98. James M. Cain. The Postman Always Rings Twice
99. Donleavy, J.P. The Ginger Man
100. Tarkington, Booth. The Magnificent Ambersons


 1. Adams, Henry. The Education of Henry Adams
 2. James, William. The Varieties of Religious Experience
 3. Washington, Booker T. Up from Slavery
 4. Woolf, Virginia. A Room of One’s Own
 5. Carson,Rachel. Silent Spring
 6. Eliot, T. S. Selected Essays, 1917-1932
 7. Watson, James D. The Double Helix
 8. Nabokov, Vladimir. Speak, Memory
 9. Mencken, H.L. The American Language
10. Keynes, John Maynard. The General Theory of Employment, Interest, and Money
11. Thomas, Lewis. The Lives of a Cell
12. Turner, Frederick Jackson. The Frontier in American History
13. Wright, Richard. Black Boy
14. Forster, E.M. Aspects of the Novel
15. Foote, Shelby. The Civil War
16. Tuchman, Barbara. The Guns of August
17. Berlin, Isaiah. The Proper Study of Mankind
18. Niebuhr, Reinhold. The Nature and Destiny of Man
19. Baldwin, James. Notes of a Native Son
20. Stein, Gertrude. The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas
21. Strunk, William & E.B. White. The Elements of Style
22. Myrdal, Gunnar. An American Dilemma
23. Whitehead, Alfred North & Bertrand Russell. Principia Mathematica
24. Gould, Stephen Jay. The Mismeasure of Man
25. Abrams, Meyer Howard. The Mirror and the Lamp
26. Medawar, Peter B. The Art of the Soluble
27. Hoelldobler, Bert & Edward O. Wilson. The Ants
28. Rawls, John. A Theory of Justice
29. Gombrich, Ernest H. Art and Illusion
30. Thompson, E.P. The Making of the English Working Class
31. Du Bois, W.E.B. The Souls of Black Folk
32. Moore, G. E. Principia Ethica
33. Dewey, John. Philosophy and Civilization
34. Thompson, D’Arcy. On Growth and Form
35. Einstein, Albert. Ideas and Opinions
36. Schlesinger, Arthur Jr. The Age of Jackson
37. Rhodes, Richard. The Making of the Atomic Bomb
38. West, Rebecca. Black Lamb and Grey Falcon
39. Yeats, W.B. Autobiographies
40. Needham, Joseph. Science and Civilization in China
41. Graves, Robert. Goodbye to All That
42. Orwell, George. Homage to Catalonia
43. Twain, Mark. The Autobiography of Mark Twain
44. Coles, Robert. Children of Crisis
45. Toynbee, Arnold J. A Study of History
46. Galbraith, John Kenneth. The Affluent Society
47. Acheson, Dean. Present at the Creation
48. McCullough, David. The Great Bridge 
49. Wilson, Edmund. Patriotic Gore
50. Bate, Walter Jackson. Samuel Johnson
51. Malcolm X. The Autobiography of Malcolm X
52. Wolfe, Tom. The Right Stuff
53. Strachey, Lytton. Eminent Victorians
54. Terkel, Studs. Working
55. Styron, William. Darkness Visible
56. Trilling, Lionel. The Liberal Imagination
57. Churchill, Winston. The Second World War
58. Dinesen, Isak. Out of Africa
59. Malone, Dumas. Jefferson and His Time
60. Williams, William Carlos. In the American Grain
61. Reisner, Marc. Cadillac Desert
62. Chernow, Ron. The House of Morgan
63. Liebling, A.J. The Sweet Science
64. Popper, Karl. The Open Society and Its Enemies
65. Yates, Frances A. The Art of Memory
66. Tawney, R.H. Religion and the Rise of Capitalism
67. Lippmann, Walter. A Preface to Morals
68. Spence, Jonathan D. The Gate of Heavenly Peace
69. Kuhn, Thomas S. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
70. Woodward, C. Vann. The Strange Career of Jim Crow
71. McNeill, William H. The Rise of the West
72. Pagels, Elaine. The Gnostic Gospels
73. Ellmann, Richard. James Joyce
74. Woodham-Smith, Cecil. Florence Nightingale
75. Fussell, Paul. The Great War and Modern Memory
76. Mumford, Lewis. The City in History
77. McPherson, James M. Battle Cry of Freedom
78. King, Martin Luther, Jr. Why We Can’t Wait
79. Morris, Edmund. The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt
80. Panofsky, Erwin. Studies in Iconology
81. Keegan, John. The Face of Battle
82. Dangerfield, George. The Strange Death of Liberal England
83. Gowing, Lawrence. Vermeer
84. Sheehan, Neil. A Bright Shining Lie
85. Markham, Beryl. West with the Night
86. Wolff, Tobias. This Boy’s Life
87. Hardy, G. H. A Mathematician’s Apology
88. Feynman, Richard P. Six Easy Pieces
89. Dillard, Annie. Pilgrim at Tinker Creek
90. Frazer, James George. The Golden Bough
91. Ellison, Ralph. Shadow and Act
92. Caro, Robert A. The Power Broker
93. Hofstadter, Richard. The American Political Tradition
94. Williams, William Appleman. The Contours of American History
95. Croly, Herbert. The Promise of American Life
96. Capote, Truman. In Cold Blood
97. Malcolm, Janet. The Journalist and the Murderer
98. Hacking, Ian. The Taming of Chance
99. Lamott, Anne. Operating Instructions
100. Cecil, Lord David. Melbourne

(The nation’s preeminent literary prize)

1950 - Algren, Nelson. The Man with the Golden Arm.
1951 - Faulkner, William. The Collected Stories of William Faulkner.
1952 - Jones, James. From Here to Eternity.
1953 - Ellison, Ralph. Invisible Man.
1954 - Bellow, Saul. The Adventures of Augie March.
1955 - Faulkner, William. A Fable.
1956 - O'Hara, John. Ten North Frederick.
1957 - Morris, Wright. The Field of Vision.
1958 - Cheever, John. The Wapshot Chronicle.
1959 - Malamud, Bernard. The Magic Barrel.
1960 - Roth, Philip. Goodbye, Columbus.
1961 - Richter, Conrad. The Waters of Kronos.
1962 - Percy, Walker. The Moviegoer.
1963 - Powers, J.F. Morte D'Urban.
1964 - Updike, John. The Centaur.
1965 - Bellow, Saul. Herzog.
1966 - Porter, Katherine Anne. The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter.
1967 - Malamud, Bernard. The Fixer.
1968 - Wilder, Thornton. The Eighth Day.
1969 - Kosinski, Jerzy. Steps.
1970 - Oates, Joyce Carol. Them.
1971 - Bellow, Saul. Mr. Sammler's Planet.
1972 - O'Connor, Flannery. The Complete Stories of Flannery O'Connor.
1973 - Barth, John. Augustus.
1973 - Williams, John. Chimera.
1974 - Pynchon, Thomas. Gravity's Rainbow.
1974 - Singer, Isaac Bashevis. A Crown of Feathers and Other Stories.
1975 - Stone, Robert. Dog Soldiers.
1975 - Williams, Thomas. The Hair of Harold Roux.
1976 - Gaddis, William. Jr.
1977 - Stegner, Wallace. The Spectator Bird.
1978 - Settle, Mary Lee. Blood Tie.
1979 - O'Brien, Tim. Going After Cacciato.
1980 - Irving, John. The World According to Garp.
1980 - Styron, William. Sophie's Choice.
1981 - Cheever, John. The Stories of John Cheever.
1981 - Morris, Wright. Plains Song.
1982 - Maxwell, William. So Long, See You Tomorrow.
1982 - Updike, John. Rabbit Is Rich.
1983 - Walker, Alice. The Color Purple.
1983 - Welty, Eudora. Collected Stories of Eudora Welty.
1984 - Gilchrist, Ellen. Victory over Japan.
1985 - DeLillo, Don. White Noise.
1986 - Doctorow, E.L. World's Fair.
1987 - Heinemann, Larry. Paco's Story.
1988 - Dexter, Pete. Paris Trout.
1989 - Casey, John. Spartina.
1990 - Johnson, Charles. Middle Passage.
1991 - Rush, Norman. Mating.
1992 - McCarthy, Cormac. All the Pretty Horses.
1993 - Proulx, E. Annie. The Shipping News.
1994 - Gaddis, William. A Frolic of His Own.
1995 - Roth, Philip. Sabbath's Theater.
1996 - Barrett, Andrea. Ship Fever and Other Stories.
1997 - Frazier, Charles. Cold Mountain.
1998 - McDermott, Alice. Charming Billy.
1999 - Jin, Ha. Waiting.
2000 - Sontag, Susan. In America.
2001 - Franzen, Jonathan. The Corrections.
2002 - Glass, Julia. Three Junes.
2003 - Hazzard, Shirley. The Great Fire.
2004 - Tuck, Lily. The News from Paraguay.
2005 - Vollmann, William T. Europe Central.


1950 - Rusk, Ralph L. Ralph Waldo Emerson.
1951 - Arvin, Newton. Herman Melville.
1952 - Carson, Rachel. The Sea Around Us.
1953 - Voto, Bernard A. De. The Course of Empire.
1954 - Catton, Bruce. A Stillness at Appomattox.
1955 - Krutch, Joseph Wood. The Measure of Man.
1956 - Kubly, Herbert. An American in Italy.
1957 - Kennan, George F. Russia Leaves the War.
1958 - Bowen, Catherine Drinker. The Lion and the Throne.
1959 - Herold, J. Christopher. Mistress to an Age.
1960 - Ellmann, Richard. James Joyce.
1961 - Shirer, William L. The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich.
1962 - Mumford, Lewis. The City in History.
1963 - Edel, Leon. Henry James, Vol. II.

1964-1979 No award was given for general nonfiction.

1980 - Matthiessen, Peter. The Snow Leopard.
1980 - Wolfe, Tom. The Right Stuff.
1981 - Kramer, Jane. The Last Cowboy.
1982 - Kidder, Tracy. The Soul of a New Machine.
1982 - Navasky, Victor S. Naming Names.
1983 - Butterfield, Fox. China: Alive in the Bitter Sea.
1983 - Fallows, James. National Defense.
1983 - Giblin, James Cross. Chimney Sweeps.
1984 - Remini, Robert V. Andrew Jackson and the Course of American Democracy, 1833-1845.
1985 - Lukas, J. Anthony. Common Ground.
1986 - Lopez, Barry. Arctic Dreams.
1987 - Rhodes, Richard. The Making of the Atomic Bomb.
1988 - Sheehan, Neil. A Bright Shining Lie.
1989 - Friedman, Thomas L. From Beirut to Jerusalem.
1990 - Chernow, Ron. The House of Morgan.
1991 - Patterson, Orlando. Freedom.
1992 - Monette, Paul. Becoming a Man.
1993 - Vidal, Gore. United States.
1994 - Nuland, Sherwin B. How We Die.
1995 - Rosenberg, Tina. The Haunted Land.
1996 - Carroll, James. An American Requiem.
1997 - Ellis, Joseph J. American Sphinx.
1998 - Ball, Edward. Slaves in the Family.
1999 - Dower, John W. Embracing Defeat.
2000 - Philbrick, Nathaniel. In the Heart of the Sea.
2001 - Dower, John W. The Noonday Demon.
2002 - Caro, Robert A. Master of the Senate.
2003 - Eire, Carlos. Waiting for Snow in Havana.
2004 - Boyle, Kevin. Arc of Justice.
2005 - Didion, Joan. The Year of Magical Thinking.


(Awarded annually for the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children)

2006: Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins
2005: Kira-Kira by Cynthia Kadohata
2004: The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo
2003: Crispin: The Cross of Lead by Avi
2002: A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park
2001: A Year Down Yonder by Richard Peck
2000: Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
1999: Holes by Louis Sachar
1998: Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse
1997: The View from Saturday by E.L. Konigsburg
1996: The Midwife's Apprentice by Karen Cushman
1995: Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech
1994: The Giver by Lois Lowry
1993: Missing May by Cynthia Rylant
1992: Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
1991: Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli
1990: Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
1989: Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman
1988: Lincoln: A Photobiography by Russell Freedman
1987: The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman
1986: Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia MacLachlan
1985: The Hero and the Crown by Robin McKinley
1984: Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary
1983: Dicey's Song by Cynthia Voigt
1982: A Visit to William Blake's Inn by Nancy Willard
1981: Jacob Have I Loved by Katherine Paterson
1980: A Gathering of Days by Joan W. Blos
1979: The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin
1978: Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
1977: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor
1976: The Grey King by Susan Cooper
1975: M. C. Higgins, the Great by Virginia Hamilton
1974: The Slave Dancer by Paula Fox
1973: Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George
1972: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien
1971: Summer of the Swans by Betsy Byars
1970: Sounder by William H. Armstrong
1969: The High King by Lloyd Alexander
1968: From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg
1967: Up a Road Slowly by Irene Hunt
1966: I, Juan de Pareja by Elizabeth Borton de Trevino
1965: Shadow of a Bull by Maia Wojciechowska
1964: It's Like This, Cat by Emily Neville
1963: A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle
1962: The Bronze Bow by Elizabeth George Speare
1961: Island of the Blue Dolphins by Scott O'Dell
1960: Onion John by Joseph Krumgold
1959: The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
1958: Rifles for Watie by Harold Keith
1957: Miracles on Maple Hill by Virginia Sorenson
1956: Carry On, Mr. Bowditch by Jean Lee Latham
1955: The Wheel on the School by Meindert DeJong
1954: ...And Now Miguel by Joseph Krumgold
1953: Secret of the Andes by Ann Nolan Clark
1952: Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes
1951: Amos Fortune, Free Man by Elizabeth Yates
1950: The Door in the Wall by Marguerite de Angeli
1949: King of the Wind by Marguerite Henry
1948: The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pène du Bois
1947: Miss Hickory by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
1946: Strawberry Girl by Lois Lenski
1945: Rabbit Hill by Robert Lawson
1944: Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes
1943: Adam of the Road by Elizabeth Janet Gray
1942: The Matchlock Gun by Walter Edmonds
1941: Call It Courage by Armstrong Sperry
1940: Daniel Boone by James Daugherty
1939: Thimble Summer by Elizabeth Enright
1938: The White Stag by Kate Seredy
1937: Roller Skates by Ruth Sawyer
1936: Caddie Woodlawn by Carol Ryrie Brink
1935: Dobry by Monica Shannon
1934: Invincible Louisa by Cornelia Meigs
1933: Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze by Elizabeth Lewis
1932: Waterless Mountain by Laura Adams Armer
1931: The Cat Who Went to Heaven by Elizabeth Coatsworth
1930: Hitty, Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field
1929: The Trumpeter of Krakow by Eric P. Kelly
1928: Gay Neck, the Story of a Pigeon by Dhan Gopal Mukerji
1927: Smoky, the Cowhorse by Will James
1926: Shen of the Sea by Arthur Bowie Chrisman
1925: Tales from Silver Lands by Charles Finger
1924: The Dark Frigate by Charles Hawes
1923: The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
1922: The Story of Mankind by Hendrik Willem van Loon


Allende, Isabel - Daughter of Fortune
Angelou, Maya - The Heart of a Woman
Ansay, A. Manette - Vinegar Hill
Berg, Elizabeth - Open House
Binchy, Maeve - Tara Road
Bohjalian, Chris - Midwives
Buck, Pearl S. - The Good Earth
Clarke, Breena - River, Cross My Heart
Cleage, Pearl - What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day
Cosby, Bill - The Best Way to Play, The Meanest Thing to Say, & Treasure Hunt
Danticat, Edwidge - Breath, Eyes, Memory
Dubus, Andre - House of Sand and Fog
Faulkner, Wiliam - As I Lay Dying
Faulkner, William - Light in August
Faulkner, William - The Sound and the Fury
Fitch, Janet - White Oleander
Franzen, Jonathan - The Corrections
Frey, James - A Million Little Pieces
Gaines, Ernest - A Lesson before Dying
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel - One Hundred Years of Solitude
Gibbons, Kaye - Ellen Foster
Gibbons, Kaye - A Virtuous Woman
Hamilton, Jane - The Book of Ruth
Hamilton, Jane - A Map of the World
Haynes, Melinda - Mother of Pearl
Hegi, Ursula - Stones from the River
Hoffman, Alice - Here on Earth
Kingsolver, Barbara - The Poisonwood Bible
Lamb, Wally - I Know This Much Is True
Lamb, Wally - She's Come Undone
Letts, Billie - Where the Heart Is
Lott, Bret - Jewel
McCullers, Carson - The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
MacDonald, Ann-Marie - Fall on Your Knees
Miller, Sue - While I Was Gone
Mistry, Rohinton - A Fine Balance
Mitchard, Jacquelyn - The Deep End of the Ocean
Morgan, Robert - Gap Creek
Morris, Mary McGarry - Songs in Ordinary Time
Morrison, Toni - The Bluest Eye
Morrison, Toni - Paradise
Morrison, Toni - Song of Solomon
Morrison, Toni - Sula
Morrissy, Mary - Mother of Pearl
Oates, Joyce Carol - We Were the Mulvaneys
O'Dell, Tawni - Back Roads
Oukfir, Malika - Stolen Lives: Twenty Years in a Desert Jail
Paton, Alan - Cry, the Beloved Country
Quindlen, Anna - Black and Blue
Reynolds, Sheri - Rapture of Canaan
Rubio, Gwyn Hyman - Icy Sparks
Schlink, Bernhard - The Reader
Schwarz, Christina - Drowning Ruth
Shreve, Anita - The Pilot's Wife
Steinbeck, John - East of Eden
Tademy, Lalita - Cane River
Tolstoy, Leo - Anna Karenina
Wiesel, Elie - Night

POETRY - Any book of poetry.


(Awarded for distinguished fiction by an American author, preferably dealing with American life)

1918 His Family by Ernest Poole
1919 The Magnificent Ambersons by Booth Tarkington
1920 (No Award)
1921 The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
1922 Alice Adams by Booth Tarkington
1923 One of Ours by Willa Cather
1924 The Able McLaughlins by Margaret Wilson
1925 So Big by Edna Ferber
1926 Arrowsmith by Sinclair Lewis
1927 Early Autumn by Louis Bromfield
1928 The Bridge of San Luis Rey by Thornton Wilder
1929 Scarlet Sister Mary by Julia Peterkin
1930 Laughing Boy by Oliver Lafarge
1931 Years of Grace by Margaret Ayer Barnes
1932 The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
1933 The Store by T. S. Stribling
1934 Lamb in His Bosom by Caroline Miller
1935 Now in November by Josephine Winslow Johnson
1936 Honey in the Horn by Harold L. Davis
1937 Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
1938 The Late George Apley by John Phillips Marquand
1939 The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
1940 The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
1941 (No Award)
1942 In This Our Life by Ellen Glasgow
1943 Dragon's Teeth by Upton Sinclair
1944 Journey in the Dark by Martin Flavin
1945 A Bell for Adano by John Hersey
1946 (No Award)
1947 All the King's Men by Robert Penn Warren
1948 Tales of the South Pacific by James A. Michener
1949 Guard of Honor by James Gould Cozzens
1950 The Way West by A. B. Guthrie, Jr.
1951 The Town by Conrad Richter
1952 The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk
1953 The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
1954 (No Award)
1955 A Fable by William Faulkner
1956 Andersonville by MacKinlay Kantor
1957 (No Award)
1958 A Death in the Family by James Agee
1959 The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters by Robert Lewis Taylor
1960 Advise and Consent by Allen Drury
1961 To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
1962 The Edge of Sadness by Edwin O'Connor
1963 The Reivers by William Faulkner
1964 (No Award)
1965 The Keepers of the House by Shirley Ann Grau
1966 Collected Stories by Katherine Anne Porter
1967 The Fixer by Bernard Malamud
1968 The Confessions of Nat Turner by William Styron
1969 House Made of Dawn by N. Scott Momaday
1970 Collected Stories by Jean Stafford
1971 (No Award)
1972 Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner
1973 The Optimists Daughter by Eudora Welty
1974 (No Award)
1975 The Killer Angels by Michael Shaara
1976 Humboldt's Gift by Saul Bellow
1977 (No Award)
1978 Elbow Room by James Alan McPherson
1979 The Stories of John Cheever by John Cheever
1980 The Executioner's Song by Norman Mailer
1981 A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
1982 Rabbit Is Rich by John Updike
1983 The Color Purple by Alice Walker
1984 Ironweed by William Kennedy
1985 Foreign Affairs by Alison Lurie
1986 Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry
1987 A Summons to Memphis by Peter Taylor
1988 Beloved by Toni Morrison
1989 Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler
1990 The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love by Oscar Hijuelos
1991 Rabbit At Rest by John Updike
1992 A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley
1993 A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain by Robert Olen Butler
1994 The Shipping News by E. Annie Proulx
1995 The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields
1996 Independence Day by Richard Ford
1997 Martin Dressler: The Tale of an American Dreamer by Steven Millhauser
1998 American Pastoral by Philip Roth
1999 The Hours by Michael Cunningham
2000 Interpreter of Maladies by Jhumpa Lahiri
2001 The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon
2002 Empire Falls by Richard Russo
2003 Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides
2004 The Known World by Edward P. Jones
2005 Gilead by Marilynne Robinson
2006 March by Geraldine Brooks


(Awarded for a distinguished book of nonfiction by an American author, giving prime consideration to high literary quality and originality.)

1962 The Making of the President 1960 by Theodore H. White
1963 The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman
1964 Anti-Intellectualism in American Life by Richard Hofstadter
1965 O Strange New World by Howard Mumford Jones
1966 Wandering Through Winter by Edwin Way Teale
1967 The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture by David Brion Davis
1968 Rousseau And Revolution: The Tenth and Concluding Volume of the Story of Civilization by Will & Ariel Durant
1969 The Armies of the Night by Norman Mailer
1969 So Human an Animal by Rene Jules Dubos
1970 Gandhi's Truth: On the Origins of Militant Nonviolence by Erik H. Erikson
1971 The Rising Sun by John Toland
1972 Stilwell and the American Experience in China, 1911-1945 by Barbara W. Tuchman
1973 Children of Crisis, Vols. II and III by Robert Coles
1973 Fire in the Lake by Frances Fitzgerald
1974 The Denial of Death by Ernest Becker
1975 Pilgrim at Tinker Creek by Annie Dillard
1976 Why Survive? by Robert N. Butler
1977 Beautiful Swimmersby William W. Warner
1978 The Dragons of Eden by Carl Sagan
1979 On Human Nature by Edward O. Wilson
1980 Godel, Escher, Bach by Douglas R. Hofstadter
1981 Fin-De-Siecle Vienna by Carl E. Schorske
1982 The Soul of A New Machine by Tracy Kidder
1983 Is There No Place On Earth For Me? by Susan Sheehan
1984 The Social Transformation Of American Medicine by Paul Starr
1985 The Good War by Studs Terkel
1986 Move Your Shadow by Joseph Lelyveld
1986 Common Ground by J. Anthony Lukas
1987 Arab and Jew: Wounded Spirits in a Promised Land by David K. Shipler
1988 The Making of the Atomic Bomb by Richard Rhodes
1989 A Bright Shining Lie by Neil Sheehan
1990 And Their Children after Them by Dale Maharidge & Michael Williamson
1991 The Ants by Bert Holldobler & Edward O. Wilson
1992 The Prize by Daniel Yergin
1993 Lincoln at Gettysburg by Garry Wills
1994 Lenin's Tomb by David Remnick
1995 The Beak Of The Finch by Jonathan Weiner
1996 The Haunted Land by Tina Rosenberg
1997 Ashes To Ashes by Richard Kluger
1998 Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond
1999 Annals of the Former World by John McPhee
2000 Embracing Defeat: Japan in the Wake of World War II by John W. Dower
2001 Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan by Herbert P. Bix
2002 Carry Me Home by Diane McWhorter
2003 A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide by Samantha Power
2004 Gulag: A History by Anne Applebaum
2005 Ghost Wars by Steve Coll
2006 Imperial Reckoning by Caroline Elkins


Here's how 2006 Reader's Bingo contestants rated the books they read:

5-Star Books:  I loved it!
Davis, William C. - Trivia of the Civil War
Fleischman, Sid - The Whipping Boy
Frazier, Charles - Cold Mountain
Garwood, Julie - Heartbreaker
Grey, Zane - Woman of the Frontier
Groom, Winston - Forrest Gump
Hall, Richard - Patriots in Disguise
Hamilton, Dorothy - The Eagle
Hinton, S.E. - The Outsiders
Juster, Norman - The Hello, Goodbye Window
Keillor, Garrison (ed.) - Good Poems for Hard TimesLaHaye, Tim - The Rapture
Meehan, Jeannette Porter - Freckles Comes Home
Park, Linda Sue - A Single Shard
Smith, Ashley - Unlikely Angel
Stratton-Porter, Gene - A Girl of the Limberlost
Stratton-Porter, Gene - Song of the Cardinal
Verne, Jules - The Mysterious Island
Wharton, Edith - Ethan Frome
Wills, Garry - Lincoln at Gettysburg

4-Star Books:  I liked it.
Adler, Elizabeth - Sailing to Capri
Beaton, M.C. - Death of an Addict
Bellow, Saul - Herzog
Blakely, Mike - Summer of Pearls
Brown, Marcia - Once a Mouse
Buck, Pearl S. - The Good Earth
Bunn, T. Davis - The Dream Voyagers
Cather, Willa - O Pioneers
Christie, Agatha - Hickory, Dickory, Death
Dickens, Charles - A Christmas Carol
Dr. Seuss from Then to Now
Doyle, Arthur Conan - The Hound of the Baskervilles
DuBois, Allison - Don’t Kiss Them Good-Bye
Gerstein, Mordecai - The Man Who Walked between the Towers
Guthrie, A.B. - The Way West
Hamilton, Laurell K. - Micah
Hilton, James - Good-Bye, Mr. Chips
Kraft, Jim - Garfield: The Me Book
L’Amour, Louis - The Haunted Mesa
Lightner, A.M. - Star Dog
McCullough, David - 1776
Meehan, Jeannette Porter - Freckles Comes Home
Miller, Dawn - Promised Land
Morrision, Toni - Song of Solomon
Myers, Tamar - No Use Dying over Spilled Milk
Parra, Nancy J. - The Marryin’ Kind
Peretti, Frank - Hangman’s Curse
Pratchett, Terry - Mort
Rice, Luanne - Follow the Stars Home
Sebba, Anne - Mother Teresa: Beyond the Image
Sheindlin, Judy - Beauty Fades, Dumb Is Forever
Sparks, Nicholas - Message in a Bottle
Stratton-Porter, Gene - Freckles
Stratton-Porter, Gene - Keeper of the Bees
Tarkington, Booth - Alice Adams
Walker, Alice - The Color Purple
Welty, Eudora - The Optimist’s Daughter
Zigman, Laura - Animal Husbandry

3-Star Books:  It was okay.
Aesoph, Lauri M. - How To Eat Away Arthritis
Amory, Cleveland - The Cat Who Came for Christmas
Browne, Sylvia - The Other Side and Back
Burden, Pat - Screaming Bones
Burnett, Frances Hodgson - The Secret Garden
Clark, Mary Higgins - Kitchen Privileges
Curry, Tom - Range of Doom
Durham, Marilyn - The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing
Ellison, Ralph - Invisible Man
Grisham, John - A Time To Kill
Hamilton, Laurell K. - Nightshade
Keats, Ezra Jack - The Snowy Day
Lively, Penelope - Moon Tiger
Lockridge, Richard - Preach No More
McCall Smith, Alexander - The No.1 Ladies’ Detective Agency
McCord, Shirley S. (comp.) - Travel Accounts of Indiana, 1679-1961
McLachlan, Patricia - Sarah, Plain and Tall
Perry, Anne - A Christmas Guest
Poe, Edgar Allan - The Gold Bug and Other Tales of Mystery
Pyle, Ernie - Home Country
Rawlings, Marjorie - The Yearling
Rice, Charles Scott - The Amish Year
Ryrie, Jordan Davis - Countdown to Armageddon
Sendack, Maurice - Where the Wild Things Are
Shields, Carol - The Stone Diaries
Sorensen, Virginia - Miracles on Maple Hill
Stratton-Porter, Gene - Freckles
Tarkington, Booth - The Magnificent Ambersons
Thackeray, William Makepeace - Vanity Fair
Tolstoy, Leo - Anna Karenina
Van Orman, Richard A. - A Room for the Night

2-Star Books:  I didn't like it.
Alcott, Louisa May - From Jo March’s Attic
Amis, Kingsley - The Old Devils
Austen, Jane - Persuasion
Ball, Edward - Slaves in the Family
Bell, David  S. - Curing Fatigue
Browne, Sylvia - Secrets and Mysteries of the World
Byron, George Gordon - Poems of Byron
Cocca-Leffler, Maryann - Wednesday Is Spaghetti Day
Dillard, Annie - Pilgrim at Tinker Creek
Elgin, Suzette Haden - And Then There’ll Be Fireworks
Engh, M.J. - Rainbow Man
Fitzgerald, F. Scott - Tender Is the Night
Garber, Joseph - Vertical Run
Glass, Julia - Three Junes
Heller, Joseph - Catch-22
Kingsolver, Barbara - The Poisonwood Bible
Norling, Ernest R. - Perspective Made Easy
O’Leary, Patrick - Door Number Three
Penick, Harvey - And If You Play Golf, You’re My Friend
Shakespeare, William - Five Plays from Shakespeare
Snickett, Lemony - The Bad Beginning
Untermeyer, Louis (ed.) - Modern British Poetry
Wharton, Edith - The Age of Innocence
Wrede, Patricia J. - Dealing with Dragons

1-Star Books:  I hated it!

Roy, Arundhati - The God of Small Things

(From the Bantam Classics catalogue)

Alcott, Louisa May. Jo's Boys
Alcott, Louisa May. Little Women
Alcott, Louisa May. Modern Mephistopheles
Alighieri, Dante. The Inferno
Alighieri, Dante. Paradiso
Alighieri, Dante. Purgatorio
Anderson, Sherwood. Winesburg, Ohio
Anonymous. Beowulf
Anonymous. The Bhagavad-Gita
Aristophanes. Complete Plays
Austen, Jane. Emma
Austen, Jane. Mansfield Park
Austen, Jane. Northanger Abbey
Austen, Jane. Persuasion
Austen, Jane. Pride and Prejudice
Austen, Jane. Sense And Sensibility
Barrie, J.M. Peter Pan
Baum, Frank L. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Brontë, Charlotte. Jane Eyre
Brontë, Charlotte. Villette
Brontë, Emily. Wuthering Heights
Burnett, Frances Hodgson. The Secret Garden
Burney, Fanny. Evelina
Carroll, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass
Cather, Willa. My Antonia
Cather, Willa. O Pioneers!
Cather, Willa. The Troll Garden
Chaucer, Geoffrey. Canterbury Tales
Chekhov, Anton. Uncle Vanya
Chopin, Kate. The Awakening
Collins, Wilkie. The Moonstone
Collins, Wilkie. The Woman in White
Conrad, Joseph. Heart of Darkness
Conrad, Joseph. Lord Jim
Conrad, Joseph. The Secret Sharer
Cooper, James Fenimore. The Deerslayer
Cooper, James Fenimore. The Last of the Mohicans
Crane, Stephen. Maggie: A Girl of the Streets
Crane, Stephen. The Red Badge of Courage
Darwin, Charles. The Origin of Species
Defoe, Daniel. Moll Flanders
Defoe, Daniel. Robinson Crusoe
Dickens, Charles. Bleak House
Dickens, Charles. A Christmas Carol
Dickens, Charles. David Copperfield
Dickens, Charles. Great Expectations
Dickens, Charles. Hard Times
Dickens, Charles. Oliver Twist
Dickens, Charles. The Pickwick Papers
Dickens, Charles. A Tale of Two Cities
Dostoevsky, Fyodor. The Brothers Karamazov
Dostoevsky, Fyodor. Crime and Punishment
Dostoevsky, Fyodor. The Idiot
Dostoevsky, Fyodor. Notes from Underground
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Novels and Stories
Dreiser, Theodore. An American Tragedy
Dreiser, Theodore. Sister Carrie
Du Bois, W.E.B. The Souls of Black Folk
Dumas, Alexandre. The Count of Monte Cristo
Dumas, Alexandre. The Three Musketeers
Eliot, George. Middlemarch
Eliot, George. Silas Marner
Emerson, Ralph Waldo. Ralph Waldo Emerson: Selected Essays, Lectures, and Poems
Engels, Friedrich & Karl Marx. The Communist Manifesto
Euripedes. Ten Plays by Euripides
Fielding, Henry. Tom Jones
Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Beautiful and the Damned
Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby
Fitzgerald, F. Scott. This Side of Paradise
Flaubert, Gustave. Madame Bovary
Forster, E.M. Howards End
Forster, E.M. The Longest Journey
Forster, E.M. A Room with a View
Forster, E.M. Where Angels Fear To Tread
Franklin, Benjamin. Autobiography and Other Writings of Benjamin Franklin
Gilman, Charlotte Perkins. The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Writings
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von. Faust: The First Part
Grahame, Kenneth. The Wind in the Willows
Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm. The Complete Fairy Tales of The Brothers Grimm
Hardy, Thomas. Far from the Madding Crowd
Hardy, Thomas. Jude the Obscure
Hardy, Thomas. The Mayor of Casterbridge
Hardy, Thomas. The Return of the Native
Hardy, Thomas. Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Hawthorne, Nathaniel. The House of the Seven Gables
Hawthorne, Nathaniel. The Scarlet Letter
Hesse, Hermann. Siddhartha
Homer. The Odyssey
Homer. The Iliad
Hugo, Victor. The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Hugo, Victor. Les Miserables
Jacobs, A. J. Fractured Fairy Tales
James, Henry. The Turn of the Screw and Other Short Fiction
James, Henry. The Portrait of a Lady
Jay, John, Alexander Hamilton & James Madison. The Federalist Papers
Jewett, Sarah Orne. A Country Doctor
Joyce, James. Dubliners
Joyce, James. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Kafka, Franz. The Metamorphosis
Keller, Helen. The Story of My Life
Kipling, Rudyard. Captains Courageous
Kipling, Rudyard. Kim
Lawrence, D.H. Sons and Lovers
Lawrence, D.H. Lady Chatterley's Lover
Lawrence, D.H. The Lost Girl
Lawrence, D.H. Women in Love
Leroux, Gaston. The Phantom of the Opera
Lewis, Sinclair. Babbitt
Lewis, Sinclair. Main Street
London, Jack. The Call of the Wild
London, Jack. The Sea Wolf
London, Jack. To Build a Fire and Other Stories
London, Jack. White Fang
Machiavelli, Nicolo. The Prince
Mann, Thomas. Death in Venice and Other Stories
Maugham, W. Somerset. Of Human Bondage
Maugham, W. Somerset. The Moon and Sixpence
Melville, Herman. Billy Budd, Sailor and Other Stories
Melville, Herman. Moby Dick
Mill, John Stuart. On Liberty and Utilitarianism
Milton, John. Paradise Lost
Montgomery, L.M. Anne of Avonlea
Montgomery, L.M. Anne of Green Gables
Montgomery, L.M. Anne of Ingleside
Montgomery, L.M. Anne of the Island
Montgomery, L.M. Anne of Windy Poplars
Montgomery, L.M. Anne's House of Dreams
Narayan, R. K. Gods, Demons & Others
O'Neill, Eugene. Beyond The Horizon
Orczy, Baroness Emmuska. The Scarlet Pimpernel
Passos, John Dos. Three Soldiers
Reed, John. Ten Days that Shook the World
Rostand, Edmond. Cyrano De Bergerac
Scott, Sir Walter. Ivanhoe
Shakespeare, William. Antony and Cleopatra
Shakespeare, William. As You Like It
Shakespeare, William. The Comedy of Errors
Shakespeare, William. Hamlet
Shakespeare, William. Henry IV, Part I
Shakespeare, William. Henry IV, Part II
Shakespeare, William. Henry V
Shakespeare, William. Julius Caesar
Shakespeare, William. King Lear
Shakespeare, William. Macbeth
Shakespeare, William. The Merchant of Venice
Shakespeare, William. A Midsummer Night's Dream
Shakespeare, William. Much Ado about Nothing
Shakespeare, William. Othello
Shakespeare, William. Richard II
Shakespeare, William. Richard III
Shakespeare, William. Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare, William. The Sonnets
Shakespeare, William. The Taming of the Shrew
Shakespeare, William. The Tempest
Shakespeare, William. Twelfth Night
Shelley, Mary. Frankenstein
Sinclair, Upton. The Jungle
Solzhenitsyn, Alexander. One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
Sophocles. The Oedipus Cycle
Stevenson, Robert Louis. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Stevenson, Robert Louis. Kidnapped
Stevenson, Robert Louis. Treasure Island
Stoker, Bram. Dracula
Stowe, Harriet Beecher. Uncle Tom's Cabin
Swift, Jonathan. Gulliver's Travels
Tarkington, Booth. Alice Adams
Tarkington, Booth. The Magnificent Ambersons
Thackeray, William. Vanity Fair
Thoreau, Henry David. Walden
Tolstoy, Leo. Anna Karenina
Tolstoy, Leo. War and Peace
Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Twain, Mark. The Complete Short Stories of Mark Twain
Twain, Mark. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
Twain, Mark. Life on the Mississippi
Twain, Mark. The Prince and the Pauper
Twain, Mark. Puddin' Head Wilson
Various. The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States
Verne, Jules. Around The World in 80 Days
Verne, Jules. From the Earth to the Moon
Verne, Jules. Mysterious Island
Verne, Jules. Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea
Virgil. The Aeneid
Voltaire. Candide
Wells, H.G. The Invisible Man
Wells, H.G. The Island of Dr. Moreau
Wells, H.G. The Time Machine
Wells, H.G. The War of the Worlds
Wharton, Edith. The Age of Innocence
Wharton, Edith. The Custom Of The Country
Wharton, Edith. Ethan Frome
Wharton, Edith. The House of Mirth
Wharton, Edith. Summer
Whitman, Walt. Leaves of Grass
Wilde, Oscar. The Picture of Dorian Grey
Woolf, Virginia. Jacob's Room
Wyss, Johann. Swiss Family Robinson