University Bound

Outstanding Fiction for the University Bound
Modified from YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association of the American Library Association)

Blue = Read (78)

  1. Watership Down by Richard Adams
  2. The Edible Woman by Margaret Atwood
  3. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  4. When Legends Die by Hal Borland
  5. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  6. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
  7. The Mountain and the Valley by Ernest Buckler
  8. Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan
  9. More Joy in Heaven by Morley Callaghan
  10. The Outsider by Albert Camus
  11. La Guerre, Yes Sir! by Roch Carrier
  12. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the looking Glass by Lewis Carroll
  13. The Horse’s Mouth by Joyce Cary
  14. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
  15. Shogun by James Clavell
  16. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
  17. The Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper
  18. The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
  19. I Heard the Owl Call My Name by Margaret Craven
  20. Fifth Business by Robertson Davies
  21. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
  22. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
  23. The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  24. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  25. The Robe by Lloyd C. Douglas
  26. Sherlock Holmes: Selected Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle
  27. The Three Musketeers by Alexander Dumas
  28. Middlemarch by George Elliot
  29. Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
  30. The Sound and The Fury by William Faulkner
  31. Tom Jones by Henry Fielding
  32. The Wars by Timothy Findley
  33. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  34. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  35. Howards End by E.M. Forster
  36. The French Lieutenant’s Woman by John Fowles
  37. The Snow Goose by Paul Gallico
  38.  Lord Of the Flies by William Golding
  39. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
  40. The Tin Drum by Gunter Grass
  41. The Quiet American by Graham Greene
  42. The Greek Way by Edith Hamilton
  43. The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy
  44. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  45. Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert Heinlein
  46. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
  47. For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
  48. Maria Chapdelaine by Louis Hemon
  49. Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
  50. Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
  51. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
  52. Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce
  53. On The Road by Jack Kerouac
  54. The Jungle Books by Rudyard Kipling
  55. The Stone Angel by Margaret Laurence
  56. Lady Chatterley’s Lover by D. H. Lawrence
  57. Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town by Stephen Leacock
  58. The Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John Le Carre
  59. To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  60. Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis
  61. Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis
  62. The Call of the Wild by Jack London
  63. The Watch That Ends the Night by Hugh MacLennan
  64. Death in Venice by Thomas Mann
  65. The Razor’s Edge by W. Somerset Maugham
  66. Moby Dick by Herman Melville
  67. Chesapeake by James A. Michener
  68. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
  69. Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery
  70. The Luck of Ginger Coffey by Brian Moore
  71. The Bell by Iris Murdock
  72. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
  73. A Bend in the River by V.S. Naipaul
  74. Mutiny on the Bounty by Charles Nordoff & James N. Hall
  75. Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
  76. Cry, The Beloved Country by Alan Paton
  77. The Fall of The House of Usher and Other Tales by Edgar Allan Poe
  78. The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
  79. The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
  80. All Quiet On the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
  81. The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz by Mordecai Richler
  82. As For Me and My House by Sinclair Ross
  83. The Tin Flute by Gabrielle Roy
  84. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  85. Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
  86. One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Alexandre Solzhenitsyn
  87. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
  88. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
  89. Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift
  90. Vanity Fair by William M. Thackeray
  91. The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
  92. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  93. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  94. Trinity by Leon Uris
  95. 20,000 Leagues under the Sea by Jules Verne
  96. The Double Hook by Sheila Watson
  97. The Loved One by Evelyn Waugh
  98. The War of The Worlds by H.G. Wells
  99. The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
  100. Swamp Angel by Ethel Wilson
  101. Look Homeward, Angel by Thomas Wolfe
  102. To The Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
  103. The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk
  104. Germinal by Emile Zola

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