29 July 2009

We're Still Broadcasting...

... just trying to finish work on a long-term project, so this place has suffered. Tonight, as part of my "tiny distraction time" I made a list of my 25 favorite books. OK I made a list of my 55 favorite books but I'll spare you that level of insanity.

A lot of these really had a lot to do with how this project comes out for sure.

  1. Ulysses, James Joyce
  2. The Sound and the Fury, William Faulkner
  3. The Heart of the Matter, Graham Greene
  4. Anna Karenina, Leo Tolstoy
  5. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Hunter S Thompson
  6. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, James Joyce
  7. Billy Budd: Sailor (An Inside Narrative), Herman Melville
  8. Lolita, Vladimir Nabokov
  9. Moby-Dick, Herman Melville
  10. Blood Meridian, or: the Evening Redness in the West, Cormac McCarthy
  11. Jude the Obscure, Thomas Hardy
  12. The New Bill James Historical Baseball Abstract, Bill James
  13. Madame Bovary, Gustave Flaubert
  14. As I Lay Dying, William Faulkner
  15. The Divine Comedy, Vol. 1: The Inferno, Dante Alighieri
  16. The Power and the Glory, Graham Greene
  17. The Power Broker, Robert Caro
  18. Dubliners, James Joyce
  19. War and Peace, Leo Tolstoy
  20. The Waves, Virginia Woolf
  21. Rabbit, Run, John Updike
  22. Song of Solomon, Toni Morrison
  23. James Joyce, Richard Ellman
  24. Daisy Miller and Turn of the Screw, Henry James
  25. The Victim, Saul Bellow

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