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Top 10 Books Every 20-Something Year Old Needs to Read

Whether you like reading while sitting on the beach or just in your home, the summer is the perfect time to do it.  Now that most of us aren’t in school for a few months, we have time to catch up on our favorite narratives.  This is a list of ten books/plays that every 20-something year old has to read at least once in their life in no particular order:

 

1. A Clockwork Orange

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Source: media.npr.org

Author: Anthony Burgess

Genre: Dystopian Fiction/Science Fiction

Amazon Rating: 4.5/5 Stars

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2. A Separate Peace

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Source: wikimedia.org

Author: John Knowles

Genre: Naturalism/Drama

Amazon Rating: 3.5/5 Stars

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3. Fight Club

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Author: Chuck Palahniuk

Genre: Satirical Novel/Psychological Drama

Amazon Rating: 4.5/5 Stars

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4. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

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Source: media.npr.org

Author: Mark Haddon

Genre: Mystery Novel

Amazon Rating: 4/5 Stars

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5. The Shining

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Author: Stephen King

Genre: Gothic Novel/Horror

Amazon Rating: 4.5/5 Stars

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6. The Kite Runner

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Author: Khaled Hosseini

Genre: Historical Fiction/Drama

Amazon Rating: 4.5/5 Stars

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7. Tell The Wolves I’m Home

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Author: Carol Rifka Brunt

Genre: Realistic Fiction/Drama

Amazon Rating: 4.5/5 Stars

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8. A Visit From The Goon Squad

Author: Jennifer Egan

Genre: Realistic Fiction/Drama

Amazon Rating: 3.5/5 Stars

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9. One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

Author: Ken Kesey

Genre: Psychological Drama

Amazon Rating: 4.5/5 Stars

Get it on Amazon here !

 

 

10. Fahrenheit 451

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Source: litstack.com

Author: Ray Bradbury

Genre: Dystopian Fiction

Amazon Rating: 4/5 Stars

Get it on Amazon here !

 

Eat it up!

Keith Coldon

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IG: k_jay94

 

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