100 Novels to Read

I am compiling a list of 100 novels to read while you are alive.  The definitive list is in progress and below (in alphabetical order).

  1. A Gathering of Old Men by Ernest J. Gaines
  2. Beloved by Toni Morrison
  3. Fledgling by Octavia Butler
  4. Kindred by Octavia Butler
  5. © Copyright 2010 CorbisCorporationLeaving Atlanta by Tayari Jones
  6. Memories of My Melancholy Whores by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  7. Perfect Peace by Daniel Black
  8. Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  9. Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones
  10. Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
  11. Sounder by William H. Armstrong
  12. Sula by Toni Morrison
  13. The Good House by Tananarive Due
  14. The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey by Walter Mosley
  15. The Rose Petal Beach by Dorothy Koomson
  16. The Temple of My Familiar by Alice Walker
  17. Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
  18. White Teeth by Zadie Smith
  19. Wild Seed by Octavia Butler

Do you have a novel to add to the list?  Is so, share your suggestion.

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