"American Primitive" - Mary Oliver

"Waiting for Godot" - Samuel Beckett

"Miscellany" - Dylan Thomas 

"Devotion" - Patti Smith 

"Just Kids" - Patti Smith

"How to Win Friends and Influence People" - Dale Carnegie

"A Season in Hell & The Drunken Boat" Arthur Rimbaud 

"Macbeth" - William Shakespeare 

"A Midsummer Night's Dream" - William Shakespeare 

"The Tempest" - William Shakespeare 

"Observations" - Marianne Moore 



"The Grapes of Wrath" - John Steinbeck 

"A Moveable Feast" - Ernest Hemingway

"The Old Man and the Sea" - Ernest Hemingway

"Between the World and Me" - Ta-Nehisi Coates

"The Sense of an Ending" - Julian Barnes 

"White Noise" - Don DeLillo

"The Metamorphosis" - Franz Kafka 

"The Underground Railroad" - Colson Whitehead 

"Upstream: Selected Essays" - Mary Oliver 

"A Poetry Handbook" - Mary Oliver

"Siddhartha" - Hermann Hesse

"My Antonia" - Willa Cather

"The Bluest Eye" - Toni Morrison 

"Heart of Darkness" - Joseph Conrad

"Waiting for the Barbarians" - J.M. Coetzee 

"All The Light We Cannot See" - Anthony Doerr

"Blood Meridian" - Cormac McCarthy

"Four Seasons In Rome" - Anthony Doerr

"84, Charing Cross Road" - Helene Hanff

"The Art of Memoir" - Mary Karr

"The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" - Mark Twain

"To Kill A Mockingbird" - Harper Lee

"Franny and Zooey" - J.D. Salinger 

"The Road" Cormac McCarthy 

"The Road to Character" David Brooks

"The Call of the Wild" Jack London

"Astrophysics for People in a Hurry" - Neil deGrasse Tyson 

"Candide" - Voltaire