2007 Reading List

1. Rising from the Rails: The Making of the Pullman Porters and the Black Middle
Class - Larry Tye
2. Sister Aimee: The Life of Aimee Semple McPherson - Daniel Mark Epstein
3. The Screwtape Letters - C. S. Lewis
4. Doctor Faustus - Christopher Marlowe
5. The Women - Clare Booth Luce
6. The Lilies of the Field - William E. Barrett
7. Howl and Other Poems - Allen Ginsberg
8. The Worst Hard Times : The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American
Dust Bowl - Timothy Egan
9. The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America -
Jonathan Kozol
10. The Shadow of the Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafon
11. A Man Without a Country - Kurt Vonnegut
12. Etcetera: The Unpublished Poems - E.E. Cummings
13. Gentleman’s Agreement - Laura Z. Hobson (1947 edition)
14. Burt Lancaster: A Biography - Kate Buford
15. Mystery and Manners: Occasional Prose - Flannery O’Connor
16. The Lottery and Other Stories - Shirley Jackson
17. We Have Always Lived in the Castle - Shirley Jackson
18. The Bedside Tales: An Anthology of the Finest Modern Writing (1945)
19. The Complete Stories of Truman Capote
20. For Whom the Bell Tolls - Ernest Hemingway
21. Inherit the Wind - Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee22. Christina Rossetti:
Poems
23. Beyond the Looking Glass: Extraordinary Works of Fairy Tale and Fantasy -
Jonathan Cott, ed.
24. Lady Sings the Blues - Billie Holiday with William Dufty
25. Motherhood in Black and White: Race and Sex in American Liberalism, 1930-1965 -
Ruth Feldstein
26. To Be Young, Gifted and Black - Lorraine Hansberry
27. The Awakening and Selected Short Stories - Kate Chopin
28. Herland - Charlotte Perkins Gilman
29. The Golem - Gustav Meyrink
30. But Gentlemen Marry Brunettes: The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady -
Anita Loos
31. Mariette in Ecstasy - Ron Hansen
32. The Overcoat and Other Short Stories - Nikolai Gogol
33. Lost Horizon - James Hilton
34. Jude the Obscure - Thomas Hardy
35. Spurs - Tod Robbins
36. Elmer Gantry - Sinclair Lewis
37. Twelve Angry Men - Reginald Rose
38. Whites on Black: Images of Africa and Blacks in Western Popular Culture - Jan
Nederveen Pieterse
39. Life Among the Savages - Shirley Jackson
40. The Censorship Papers: Movie Censorship Letters from the Hays Office 1934 to 1968 - Gerald Gardner
41. The Devil and Daniel Webster and Other Writings - Stephen Vincent Benet
42. Somewhere in the Night: Film Noir and the American City - Nicholas Christopher
43. The Golem - I.L. Peretz
44. Strangers on a Train - Patricia Highsmith
45. The Art of Alfred Hitchcock: Fifty Years of His Motion Pictures - Donald Spoto
46. The Selected Stories of Patricia Highsmith
47. Selected Poems and Prose of Paul Celan
48. Tipping the Velvet - Sarah Waters
49. Private Lives - Noel Coward
50. Blithe Spirit - Noel Coward
51. Burlesque and the New Bump-N-Grind - Michelle Baldwin
52. Platinum Girl: The Life and Legends of Jean Harlow - Eve Golden
53. Red-Headed Woman - Katharine Brush
54. The Price of Salt - Patricia Highsmith writing as Claire Morgan
55. Anita Loos: A Biography - Gary Carey
56. Include Me Out: My Life from Goldwyn to Broadway - Farley Granger with Robert
Calhoun
57. Stormy Weather: A Novel - Paulette Jiles
58. The Maltese Falcon - Dashiell Hammett
59. Full Woman, Fleshy Apple, Hot Moon: Selected Poems by Pablo Neruda
60. American Negro Poetry: An Anthology - Arna Bontemps
61. Woman in the Dark - Dashiell Hammett
62. Stevie Smith: A Biography - Frances Spalding
63. Sweet Smell of Success (Screenplay) - Clifford Odets and Ernest Lehman
64. Are You There God? Its Me Margaret - Judy Blume
65. The Human Comedy - William Saroyan
66. The Phantom of the Opera - Gaston Leroux
67. The Invisible Man - H.G.Wells
68. The Hearing Trumpet - Leonora Carrington
69. The Time is Ripe: The 1940 Journals of Clifford Odets
70. Little Infamies: Stories - Panos Karnezis
71. The Fall of the House of Usher and Other Writings - Edgar Allan Poe
72. Look Back in Anger - John Osborne
73. Singer in the Shadows: The Strange Story of Patience Worth - Irving Litvag
74. Lust, Caution - Eileen Chang
75. The Book of Repulsive Women: 8 Rhythms and 5 Drawings - Djuna Barnes
76. Paris Spleen - Charles Baudelaire
77. Loving Frank - Nancy Horan
78. Rain and Other South Sea Stories - W. Somerset Maugham
79. The Making of The African Queen or How I Went to Africa with Bogart, Bacall and
Huston and Almost Lost My Mind - Katharine Hepburn
80. A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens
81. At Home: Essays 1982-1988 - Gore Vidal
82. 27 Wagons Full of Cotton and Other Plays - Tennessee Williams

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