Rusty W. Spell:
Favorite Books

A short list.  These are things that mean something to me for one reason or another, more than simply what I consider the "best books."
  • Douglas Adams: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, So Long and Thanks for All the Fish
  • Lloyd Alexander: The Book of Three
  • Frederick Barthelme: Natural Selection
  • Samuel Beckett: Waiting for Godot
  • Lewis Carroll: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
  • Joseph Conrad: Heart of Darkness
  • Fyodor Dostoyevsky: The Brothers Karamazov
  • Edward Eager: Half Magic, Seven Day Magic
  • Franz Kafka: The Metamorphoses
  • Madeline L'Engle: A Wrinkle in Time
  • C.S. Lewis: The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, The Magician's Nephew, The Last Battle
  • Herman Melville: Moby-Dick
  • Harold Pinter: The Birthday Party, The Homecoming
  • Mary Robison: Why Did I Ever
  • William Shakespeare: Hamlet
  • Tom Stoppard: The Real Thing
  • J.R.R. Tolkien: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
  • Kurt Vonnegut: Slaughterhouse-Five, Bluebeard
  • Paul Zindel: The Effects of Gamma-Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds

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