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12/3/10 01:56 am

Since I have a paper due tomorrow and am living off chai tea, I shall procrastinate with this =) 
Although I am not underlining things because I want to read everything...

Have you read more than 6 of these books? The BBC believes most people will have read only 6 of the 100 books listed here.

Instructions: Copy this into your NOTES. Bold those books you've read in their entirety, italicize the ones you started but didn't finish or read an excerpt. Underline those you want/plan to read/finish.

1. Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen
2. The Lord of the Rings - JRR Tolkien
3. Jane Eyre - Charlotte Bronte
4. Harry Potter series - JK Rowling
5. To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee
6. The Bible
7. Wuthering Heights - Emily Bronte
8. Nineteen Eighty Four - George Orwell
9. His Dark Materials - Philip Pullman (Again, multiple books...)
10. Great Expectations - Charles Dickens
11. Little Women - Louisa M. Alcott
12. Tess of the D’Urbervilles - Thomas Hardy
13. Catch 22 - Joseph Heller
14. Complete Works of Shakespeare
15. Rebecca - Daphne Du Maurier
16. The Hobbit - JRR Tolkien
17. Birdsong - Sebastian Faulk
18. Catcher in the Rye - JD Salinger
19. The Time Traveller’s Wife - Audrey Niffenegger
20. Middlemarch - George Eliot
21. Gone With The Wind - Margaret Mitchell
22. The Great Gatsby - F Scott Fitzgerald
23. Bleak House - Charles Dickens
24. War and Peace - Leo Tolstoy
25. The Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas Adams
26. Brideshead Revisited - Evelyn Waugh
27. Crime and Punishment - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
28. Grapes of Wrath - John Steinbeck
29. Alice in Wonderland - Lewis Carroll
30. The Wind in the Willows - Kenneth Grahame
31. Anna Karenina - Leo Tolstoy
32. David Copperfield - Charles Dickens
33. Chronicles of Narnia - CS Lewis
34. Emma - Jane Austen
35. Persuasion - Jane Austen
36. The Road - Cormac McCarthy
37. The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini
38. Captain Corelli’s Mandolin - Louis De Bernieres
39. Memoirs of a Geisha - Arthur Golden
40. Winnie the Pooh - A. A. Milne
41. Animal Farm - George Orwell
42. The Da Vinci Code - Dan Brown

43. One Hundred Years of Solitude - Gabriel Garcia Marquez
44. A Prayer for Owen Meaney - John Irving
45. The Woman in White - Wilkie Collins
46. Anne of Green Gables - L. M. Montgomery
47. Far From The Madding Crowd - Thomas Hardy
48. The Handmaid’s Tale - Margaret Atwood
49. Lord of the Flies - William Golding
50. Atonement - Ian McEwan
51. Life of Pi - Yann Martel
52. Dune - Frank Herbert
53. Cold Comfort Farm - Stella Gibbons
54. Sense and Sensibility - Jane Austen
55. A Suitable Boy - Vikram Seth
56. The Shadow of the Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafon
57. A Tale Of Two Cities - Charles Dickens
58. Brave New World - Aldous Huxley
59. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time - Mark Haddon
60. Love In The Time Of Cholera - Gabriel Garcia Marquez
61. Of Mice and Men - John Steinbeck
62. Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov
63. The Secret History - Donna Tartt
64. The Lovely Bones - Alice Sebold
65. Count of Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas
66. On The Road - Jack Kerouac
67. Jude the Obscure - Thomas Hardy
68. Bridget Jones’ Diary - Helen Fielding
69. Midnight’s Children - Salman Rushdie
70. Moby Dick - Herman Melville
71. Oliver Twist - Charles Dickens
72. Dracula - Bram Stoker
73. The Secret Garden - Frances Hodgson Burnett
74. Notes From A Small Island - Bill Bryson
75. Ulysses - James Joyce
76. The Bell Jar - Sylvia Plath
77. Swallows and Amazons - Arthur Ransome
78. Germinal - Emile Zola
79. Vanity Fair - William Makepeace Thackeray
80. Possession - AS Byatt
81. A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens
82. Cloud Atlas - David Mitchell
83. The Color Purple - Alice Walker
84. The Remains of the Day - Kazuo Ishiguro
85. Madame Bovary - Gustave Flaubert
86. A Fine Balance - Rohinton Mistry
87. Charlotte’s Web - EB White
88. The Five People You Meet In Heaven - Mitch Albom
89. Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

90. The Faraway Tree Collection - Enid Blyton
91. Heart of Darkness - Joseph Conrad
92. The Little Prince - Antoine De Saint-Exupery

93. The Wasp Factory - Iain Banks
94. Watership Down - Richard Adams
95. A Confederacy of Dunces - John Kennedy Toole
96. A Town Like Alice - Nevil Shute
97. The Three Musketeers - Alexandre Dumas
98. Hamlet - William Shakespare
99. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Roald Dahl

100. Les Miserables - Victor Hugo

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9/24/10 02:02 am

im sooo stressed and i have sooo much to do but oddly enough im really really happy. i think this has been one of my favorite semesters at Emory so far. its less drama kinda and idk i see people less but i feel like my life is more together kinda and yet more chaotic if that makes snes. idk im kinda drunk right now. i blame aj. i had a few drinks, went to hang out with him, we start taking shots and next thing i know im drunk and so is he. fun times fun times. i like spending time with the kid...

9/13/10 11:23 pm

i had to put on my big girl pants today and i dont think its my cup of tea. i got proper resume paper and a portfolio with a special pen. i went to a macy's career event and i honestly cant see myself doing anything like that. i sat there the whole time and was like wft am i pretending to do by being here...i guess ill keep giving this whole "business thing" a go. welcome to career week.

9/11/10 04:09 pm

i think im becoming lame. i actually just want to stay in on a Saturday night and clean...i tried last night, but people ended up coming over and then i ended up going to a friend's apartment for a bit. maybe ill succeed tonight...

12/14/09 03:41 am

i have 2 exams and a paper due tomorrow yet im still really good at procrastinating...maybe its bad bc i have the idea in my head that i cant get an A in either of these classes and that none of this really matters...opps well its a horrible philosophy...i can do it...yea...

11/18/09 02:03 am

so im overwhelmed and i lack motivation which is a dangerous combination. my to do list keeps growing to the point where i dont think ill ever be able to finish it all before this semester is over. im gonna keep trying, but i think for the first time im actually not gonna be able to get it all done...i dont know how to get my motivation back...

10/29/09 02:15 am

215 am realization:iced caramel lattes are my friend...where has caffeine been all my life??

12/21/08 12:44 am

im already getting frustrated at my family or more specifically my sister...i feel bad about it but im beginning to go a little crazy, i had to go for a drive tonight to calm my nerves bc i got soo frustrated...this is going to be a long break...

6/6/08 04:18 pm

its amusing how im "getting ready" for a Friday night by throwing on a tshirt and jeans and trying to remember the words to various disney songs...

6/6/08 01:47 am

i dont know what i want, im being too laid back and am incapable of making decisons...i dont know what i want and it frustrates me...
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