Books Worth Reading
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Slaughterhouse Five, Kurt Vonnegut: An absurdist classic about a man who becomes unstuck in time, wildly moving between moments as dissimilar as the planet Tralfamadore and the moment of the Dresden bombing.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: Mark Haddon
Banned Books Week is Sept. 22-28.
Shadow Divers The True Adventure of Two Americans Who Risked Everything to Solve One of the Last Mysteries of World War II by Robert Kurson
Dirty Thirty Banned Books
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain
Out of My League by Dirk Hayhurst
Cat’s Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut: Cat’s Cradle is a satirical commentary on modern man and his madness. An apocalyptic tale of this planet’s ultimate fate, it features a midget as the protagonist, a complete, original theology created by a calypso singer, and a vision of the future that is at once blackly fatalistic and hilariously funny. Cat’s Cradle is one of the twentieth century’s most important works—and Vonnegut at his very best.
Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut