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Grafados: O Rato e o Eremita - Panchatantra,  /- 300 a.C.

Grafados: O Rato e o Eremita - Panchatantra, /- 300 a.C.

this # isn't in book, Critic Henry Hitchings wrote, “The novel’s title is one of its many grim jokes;  in his book Amulet, a road in Mexico City looks like ‘a cemetery in the year 2666′. In The Savage Detectives,   Cesárea named a date, sometime around the year 2600. 2,000 & something.’ This is date of the biblical exodus from Egypt,-2,666 years after Creation.”

The Fascinating Stories Behind Classic Book Titles

2666 by Roberto Bolaño. Another Bolaño stunner! Horrifying and beautiful at the same time. Will stand the test of time!

Thus Spoke Zarathustra - Friedrich Nietzsche. I don't like Nietzsche, but the book cover is really cool

8 Books for a Higher Existence

A list of 100 books every man should read. It centers not on sheer enjoyment (though you'll find that too), but on the books that expand mind and soul.

I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith - One of J.K. Rowling's favorite books

Photo: 15 Books You'll Get So Lost In, You'll Go Hours Without Eating, Sleeping, Or Interacting With Another Human

A Dance to the Music of Time, Complete Set: 1st Movement, 2nd Movement, 3rd Movement, 4th Movement

A Dance to the Music of Time, Complete Set: Movement, Movement, Movement, Movement

Incredible Journey

The Incredible Journey, by Sheila Burnford. (EB book, Grade A Siamese cat, an old bull terrier, and a young Labrador retriever travel together 250 miles through the Canadian wilderness to find their family.

strangers and sojourners michael obrien

An epic novel set in the rugged interior of British Columbia, the first volume of a trilogy which traces the lives of four generations of a family of exiles.

beautifully solemn, a classic tale from the depression era of the south . John Steinbeck moves me!

Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men - John Steinbeck. Come to think of it.anything by Steinbeck. One can always learn more about writing by rereading Steinbeck. Even after teaching this one about 50 times, I still love it.

Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural (Modern Library)

Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural (Modern Library)

When this longtime Modern Library favorite--filled with fifty-two stories of heart-stopping suspense--was first published in one of its biggest fans was critic Edmund Wilson, who in The New York

An honest and painful read for any woman who suffered any form of postpartum or any woman who has ever felt entrapped in any way...Gilman was a pioneer for feminism and woman ahead of her time.

The Yellow Wallpaper - Charlotte Perkins Gilman. My favorite short story ever.

A Wilderness Original: The Life of Bob Marshall by James M. Glover http://www.amazon.com/dp/0898861217/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_AKnFub14Z00BQ

A Wilderness Original: The Life of Bob Marshall by James M. Glover http://www.amazon.com/dp/0898861217/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_AKnFub14Z00BQ

One Man's Wilderness: An Alaskan Odyssey

12 Hiking & Adventure Books Worth Reading

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