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The Scarlet Letter

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Goodreads Rating: 3.41

The Scarlet Letter: A Romance is a work of historical fiction by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne, published in 1850. Set in Puritan Massachusetts Bay Colony during the years...

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The Souls of Black Folk

by W.E.B. Du Bois

Goodreads Rating: 4.27

The Souls of Black Folk is a 1903 work of American literature by W. E. B. Du Bois. It is a seminal work in the history of sociology and a cornerstone of African-American literat...

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The Iliad

by Homer

Goodreads Rating: 3.87

Dating to the ninth century B.C., Homer’s timeless poem still vividly conveys the horror and heroism of men and gods wrestling with towering emotions and battling amidst devasta...

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Anthem

by Ayn Rand

Goodreads Rating: 3.63

Anthem has long been hailed as one of Ayn Rand’s classic novels, and a clear predecessor to her later masterpieces, The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged. In Anthem, Rand ex...

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The Count of Monte Cristo

by Alexandre Dumas

Goodreads Rating: 4.25

Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantes is confined to the grim fortress of If. There he learns of a great hoard of treasure hidden on the Isle of Monte...

Aug 29, 2020   Tags: , , , , ,

The Prince

by Niccolò Machiavelli

Goodreads Rating: 3.82

The Prince (Italian: Il Principe [il ˈprintʃipe], Latin: De Principatibus) is a 16th-century political treatise by the Italian diplomat and political theorist Niccolò Machiavell...

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War and Peace

by Leo Tolstoy

Goodreads Rating: 4.12

In Russia’s struggle with Napoleon, Tolstoy saw a tragedy that involved all mankind. Greater than a historical chronicle, War and Peace is an affirmation of life itself, `...

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Walden

by Henry David Thoreau

Goodreads Rating: 3.79

Walden; or, Life in the Woods, is a vivid account of the time that Henry D. Thoreau lived alone in a secluded cabin at Walden Pond. It is one of the most influential and compell...

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Treasure Island

by Robert Louis Stevenson

Goodreads Rating: 3.83

Treasure Island (originally The Sea Cook: A Story for Boys) is an adventure novel by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, narrating a tale of “buccaneers and buried gol...

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

by Mark Twain

Goodreads Rating: 3.91

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer revolves around the youthful adventures of the novel’s schoolboy protagonist, Thomas Sawyer, whose reputation precedes him for causing mischie...

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