October 19th, 2005


Books Meme

Snagged from susano.

Time's 100 best novels

It's not worth including the whole list because so few would be noted. Sue has the whole list and meme instructions for folks who actually read literature.

Books read:
Animal Farm - George Orwell
The Big Sleep - Raymond Chandler
Catch-22 - Joseph Heller
The Lord of the Rings - J.R.R. Tolkein
Neuromancer - William Gibson
Slaughterhouse-Five - Kurt Vonnegut
The Spy Who Came in From the Cold - John LeCarre

Own, but haven't read:
Ragtime - E.L. Doctorow
Watchmen - Alan Moore & Dave Gibbons (a comic book?)

Skimmed in high school:
The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald
1984 - George Orwell

Book on the list that I want to read:
Red Harvest - Dashiell Hammett