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Top 10 Books to Read in College

Most universities have been in session for at least a month now (some for two), so I thought, what better way to welcome the new school year than by creating a book list just for college students (honestly, the lessons these books teach are timeless, but I think they especially pack a punch for those …

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Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge

Every book read by Rory in Gilmore Girls. 1984 by George Orwell  Winter 2013 The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain  2013 Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll  Elementary School The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay by Michael Chabon An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt  Summer 2010 Anna Karenina …

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Goodreads: 100 Books You Should Read in a Lifetime

100 Books You Should Read in a Lifetime from Goodreads To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee  2009 Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen  Spring 2017 Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank 1984 by George Orwell  Winter 2013 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling  First Grade The …

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The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P.: A Review

Title: The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P. Author: Adelle Waldman Genre: Fiction Quotation: "Dating is probably the most fraught human interaction there is." Would recommend to: anyone dealing with a break-up looking for perspective. “I feel like you want to think what you're feeling is really deep, like some seriously profound existential shit. But to me, it looks like …

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Not That Kind of Girl: A Review

Title: Not That Kind of Girl Author: Lena Dunham Genre: Memoir Quotation: “You've learned a new rule and it's simple: don't put yourself in situations you'd like to run away from.” Would recommend to: anyone who needs to feel like they aren't alone. Lena Dunham is the creator and writer of Girls, the hit show on HBO that follows the crazy lives of …

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Eleanor & Park: A Review

Title: Eleanor & Park Author: Rainbow Rowell Genre: Young Adult Fiction Quotation: “But it’s up to us …’ he said softly. ‘It’s up to us not to lose this.” Would recommend to: anyone who likes John Green novels and out-of-the-box characters. Eleanor & Park features your atypical love story — an overweight, redheaded girl and a skinny Asian boy. Due …

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest:A Review

Title: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Author: Ken Kesey Genre: Fiction Quotation: "Never before did I realize that mental illness could have the aspect of power, power. Think of it: perhaps the more insane a man is, the more powerful he could become." Would recommend to: anyone that loves a classic or is interested in mental health. One Flew …

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