My Ultimate Library: Part 1.

My Ultimate Library: Part 1.

SnapDragon lists her tried-and-true, doesn’t-remember-life-without-them books.

Take a Quiet Moment, 2017. California. Original Photo by SnapDragon X. All rights reserved.

My signature move at parties is to ask people to list their favorite things–movies, bands, desserts–without overthinking their response.

“Ready, gut-reaction, go!”

So in fairness, I’ve decided to list my all-time favorite books using this method. No second-guessing. No re-dos. Just what comes to mind as I type this, all in one sitting.

These are the stories that have shaped me; they without a doubt make the cut for Part 1 of My Ultimate Library.

It should also be noted that for Part 1 I am only listing works of fiction.

So. . . Ready, gut-reaction, GO!”

SnapDragon’s Ultimate Library: Part 1

Animal Farm by George Orwell

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell

The Pearl by John Steinbeck

Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison

Native Son by Richard Wright

Under the Dome by Stephen King

Lord of the Flies by William Golding

The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls

A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry

Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White

Different Seasons by Stephen King

. . .

All right! So, I just paused for a significant moment. I suppose that indicates the conclusion of Part 1.

Stay tuned for Part 2!

Happy Reading, friends.

5 comments on “My Ultimate Library: Part 1.

  1. All books are equal, but some books are more equal than others? πŸ˜‰

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  2. as soon as I saw To Kill a Mockingbird, I knew I had to follow you!

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    • π™·πšŠπš‘πšŠ. πšƒπš‘πšŠπš—πš”πšœ 𝚜𝚘 πš–πšžπšŒπš‘! πš†πš‘πšŠπš πšŠπš›πšŽ πšœπš˜πš–πšŽ 𝚘𝚏 πš’πš˜πšžπš› πšπšŠπšŸπš˜πš›πš’πšπšŽπšœ? πŸ•Š

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      • Besides Mockingbird, here are a few off the top of my head: The Count of Monte Cristo, The Caine Mutiny, A Separate Peace, A Man Called Ove, and and anything by Harlan Coben.

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