On Liberty by John Stuart Mill
Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
War and Peace (Book) by Leo Tolstoy
Middlemarch by George Eliot
The Confessions by Augustine (translated by Maria Boulding)
Frankenstein (Book) by Mary Shelley
The Looming Tower by Lawrence Wright
Scoop by Evelyn Waugh
The Odyssey by Homer and translated by Emily Wilson
The Road by Cormac McCarthy
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
Walden by Henry David Thoreau
The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
The Iliad by Homer
Republic by Plato
Stumbling on Happiness by Daniel Gilbert
Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl
Here Comes Everybody by Clay Shirky
Democracy in America by Alexis de Tocqueville
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
Life and Fate by Vasily Grossman and translated by Robert Chandler
On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
The Blind Watchmaker by Richard Dawkins
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
Freedom from Fear by Aung San Suu Kyi
The Wealth and Poverty of Nations by David S Landes
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
Dracula by Bram Stoker
If This Is a Man by Primo Levi
Dialogues and Natural History of Religion by David Hume
On War by Carl von Clausewitz
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
The Big Short by Michael Lewis
Pride and Prejudice (Book) by Jane Austen
The Argumentative Indian by Amartya Sen
Ulysses by James Joyce
The Aeneid (Robert Fitzgerald translation) by Virgil
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli
The Plague by Albert Camus
Moneyball by Michael Lewis
The Bible The New Oxford Annotated Bible
Moby Dick by Herman Melville
Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer
Ordinary Men by Christopher Browning
A Monetary History of the United States, 1867-1960 by Milton Friedman and Anna Schwartz
King Lear by William Shakespeare
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky