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Aristotle                                             Aristotle

Armstrong, Karen                               Islam

Akhmatova, Anna                               Poems

Adams, Henry                                     The Education of Henry                                                                  Adams

Angelou, Maya                                   I Know Why the caged bird                                                           sings

Angelou, Maya                                  Even the stars look                                                                        lonesome

Angelou, Maya                                  I shall not be moved

Angelou, Maya                                  Wouldn’t take nothing for                                                              my journey now

Abrams                                              Art state of New Mexico

Achebe, Chinua                                 Things fall apart

Achebe, Chinua                                 Home and exile

Andrus, Hyrum L                               God, Man and the Universe

Andrus, Hyrum L                               Doctrines of the Kingdom

Andrus, Hyrum L                               Principles of Perfection

Auster, Paul                                      The Red Notebook 

Austen, Jane                                     Sense and Sensibility

Albom, Mitch                                     Tuesdays with Morrie

Archimbaud, Nicholas d’                    Louvre

Alexander, Thomas G.                        Things in Heaven and Earth

Arrington, Leonard J.                         Brigham Young American                                                               Moses

Ashton, Marvin                                   The Measure of Our Hearts


Bettelhelm, Bruno                              The uses of enchantment

Blake, William                                    Marriage of Heaven & Hell

Black, Susan Easton                           Expressions of Faith                                                                      Testimonies of Latter Day                                                              Saint Scholars

Boswell, James                                   The life of Samuel Johnson

Brown, David Blayney                       Romanticism

Brown, Dan                                        The Da Vinci Code

Buckley, William F. Jr                       Miles gone by

Buckley, William F. Jr.                      Patron Saint of the                                                                         Conservatives

Buckley, William F. Jr.                      Atlantic High

Buckley, William F. Jr.                      Right Reason

Buckley, William F. Jr                       Cancel your own GD                                                                       Subscription

Buckley, William F. Jr                        God & Man at Yale

Buckley, William F. Jr                         Torch Kept Lit

Bloom, Harold                                    Shakespeare

Bloom, Harold                                    The American Religion

Bloom, Harold                                    How to read a book and why

Bloom, Harold                                    The Closing of the American Mind

Bloom, Harold                                    Western Cannon

Bloom, Harold                                    Ruin the sacred truths

Bloom, Harold                                    Ernest Hemingway Modern Critical Views

Bloom, Harold                                    The book of J

Bloom, Harold                                    Yeats

Bloom, Harold                                    Genius

Bloom, Harold                                    Chelsea House, critical views of Hemingway

Bloom, Harold                                    The Visionary Company

Bloom, Harold                                    Best Poems English                                                                        Language

Bryan, Cameron                                  The Artist’s way at work

Brooks, Colette                                   In the city, random acts of                                                               awareness

Basbanes, Nicholas                             Patience & Fortitude

Basbanes, Nicholas                             Among the Gently Mad


Brookner, Ania                                   Romanticism and its                                                                       discontents

Browning, Elizabeth & Robert            The Love Poems

Best, Victoria                                     An introduction twentieth                                                              century French Literature

Bryson, Bill                                        A short history of nearly                                                                 everything

Buckingham & Cottman                     First break all the rules

Bayles & Orland                                 Art & Fear

Burton, Betsy                                     The Kings English

Bytheway, John                                  Righteous Warriors

Bushman, Richard                  Joseph Smith Rough Stone Rolling


Books without Authors                   

                                                            Book of Mormon

                                                            Doctrine & Covenants

                                                            Pearl of Great Price

                                                            Holy Bible

                                                            Living Biographies &                                                                      Famous Novelists

                                                            The Worlds 100 best                                                                      Short Stories

                                                            Rubaiyat of Omar                                                                          Khayyam

                                                            Short Stories Ten Best                                                                    Tolstoy,Crane,Dickens ect

                                                            81 Famous Poems

                                                            Joseph Smith Papers

Campbell W. John                                Book of Great Books

Chavez, Denise                                   The last of the Menu Girls

Carr, Edward                                       What is history

Cooley, Martha                                   The Archivist

Cahill, Thomas                                    How the Irish saved                                                                        civilization

Cameron, Julia                                    The Artist’s Way

Chiang, Ted                                         Stories Of Your Life and                                                                  Others

Collins, Bradley                      `           Leonardo, Psychoanalysis                                                             & Art History

Collins, Jim                                         Good to Great

Coleridge                                            The student series of                                                                     English classics

Conroy, Pat                                         A Lowcountry Heart &                                                                   Reflections on a Writing                                                                 Life

Corbin, Alice                                       Red Earth poems of New Mexico

Covey, Stephan R.                              The 8th Habit

Camus, Albert                                     the Stranger

Camus, Albert                                     The Myth of Sisyphus

Clark, Thomas                                    Queries & Submissions

Chopa, Deepak                                   Overcoming Addiction

Chomsky, Noam                                 The Indispensable Chomsky                                                            Understanding Power

Crowther, Duane S.                            Prophecy Key to the Future

Covey, Stephen R.                              Spiritual Roots of Human Relations

Callister, Tad R.                                  The Infinite Atonement


Dewey, John                                      How we think

DE Kerangal, Maylis                          The Heart

Duncan, John Ryan                           The Magic Never Ends C.S.                                                              Lewis

DuBois, W.E.B.                                   The Souls of Black Folk

David, Ron                                         Toni Morrison explained

Dillard, Annie                                     The Writing Life

Dickens, Charles                                 A Tale of Two Cities

Dickens, Charles                                 The Uncommercial Traveler

Dostoevsky, Fyodor                            Notes From Underground

Dostoevsky, Fyodor                            Crime and Punishment

Drucker, Peter F.                                Managing in a Time of                                                                   Great Change

Davis, John                                        A History of Wales

Doss, Erika                                        Twentieth-Century                                                                         American Art

Doerr, Anthony                                   All The Light We Cannot                                                                 See

Diefendorf, Elizabeth                         Books of the Century

Dennis, Ronald D.                              Welsh Mormon Writings

Durham, G. Homer                             N. Eldon Tanner His Life and Service

Dew, Sheri L.                                    Gordon B. Hinckley Go                                                                  Forward with Faith (LDS)

Dunn, Paul H.                                   Dimensions of Life (LDS)

Dunn, Paul H.                                   Success

Durrant, Will                                     Fallen Leaves


Eidam, Klaus                                     The true life of J.S. Bach

Emerson, Ralph Waldo                      Self-Reliance and other                                                                  essays

Einstein, Albert                                  Essays in Science

Eden, Dorothy                                    Speak to me of love

Eton, Erying                                       The Life of Henry B. Erying:                                                           I Will Lead You Along (LDS)


Fadiman, Anne                                   Ex Libris confessions of                                                                  Common Reader

Fey, Tina                                             Bossypants

Franklin, Benjamin                             Selections Poor Richards                                                                Almanac

Fleming, Thomas                                The new dealers war FDR                                                              and war within WWII

Foster, Thomas C.                              How to read literature like a                                                            Professor

Freud, Sigmund                                  Totem and Taboo

Faulkner, William                               As I Lay Dying

Faulkner, William                               A critical commentary of As                                                           I Lay Dying

Foer, Joshua                                      Moonwalking with Einstein

Faust, James E.                                  Finding Light in a Dark World

Firmage, Edwin B.                             An Abundant Life, The                                                                    Memoirs of Hugh B. Brown

Firmage, Edwin Brown                      Paul and the Expansion of                                                              the Church Today

Ferrell, James L.                                 The Hidden Christ

Frank, Jeffrey                                      Ike & Dick

Franzen, Jonathan                               How To Be Alone


Gaiman, Neil                                      The View from the Cheap                                                               Seats

Genova, Lisa                                       Still Alice

Genova, Lisa                                       Left Neglected

Genova, Lisa                                       Love Anthony

Genova, Lisa                                       Inside the O’Briens

Getty, J. Paul                                      How To Be A Successful Executive

Gopnik, Adam                                    Paris to the Moon

Glden, Arthur                                     Memories of a Geisha

Gelb, Michael J.                                  How to think like Leonardo Da Vinci

Greenberg, Joanne                              I never promised you a                                                                    rose garden

Gardner, Helen                                   T.S. Eliot – The Art Of

Garner, Brian D.                                 Search These Things                                                                      Diligently  (LDS)

Guterson, David                                  East of the mountain

Gaskill, Alonzo L.                              The Lost Language of                                                                     Symbolism

Gladwell, Malcolm                             The Tipping Point

Gladwell, Malcolm                             blink

Goldberg, Natalie                               Old Friend from Far Away

Goldberg, Natalie                               Writing Down The Bones

Gonzales, Laurence                            Deep Survival

Grandin, Temple                                Thinking in Pictures

Grandin, Temple                                The Autistic Brain

Grandin, Temple                                The Way I See It

Grisham, John                                     The Racketeer

Grisham, John                                     The Rainmaker

Grisham, John                                     The Firm

Grisham, John                                     The Pelican Brief

Grisham, John                                     The Appeal

Grisham, John                                     The Whistler

Grisham, John                                     The Rooster Bar

Grisham, John                                     Camino Island

Groberg, John H.                                 Refuge and Reality

Harris, Michael                                    The End of Absence

Harari, Yuval Noah                               Homo Deus  A Brief History                                                             of Tomorrow

Homer                                                 The Iliad

Hemingway, Ernest                            The Sun also rises

Hanff, Helen                                       84 Charing Cross road

Hanff, Helen                                       Q’s Legacy

Huxley, Aldous & Isherwood             Jacob’s Hands

Huxley, Aldous                                   Brave New World

Hadden, Mark                                     The curious incident of the                                                            dog in the night time

Holtz, Lou                                           Winning every day

Half, Robert                                        How to get a better job in                                                              this Crazy World

Hillerman, Tony                                 The spell of New Mexico

Heller, Joseph                                     Catch 22

Heller, Joseph                                     Portrait of an artist as an                                                                old man

Hirsch, Edward                                   How to read a Poem

Hawkings, Stephan                             A Brief History of Time

Harris, James P.                                  The Essential James                                                                       E.Talmage   (LDS)

Haslam , Mathew J.                            John Taylor messenger of                                                              Salvation

Hinckley, Gordon B.                          Standing for Something

Hinckley, Gordon B.                          Faith The Essence of True                                                              Religion

Humans of New York                         Brandon Stanton

Holland, Jeffery R.                             Christ and The New                                                                       Covenant

Hunter, Milton                                    The Gospel Through the                                                                 Ages

Harrison, Grant Von                           Drawing on the Power of                                                               Heaven

Iyer, Pico                                            The Art of Stillness

James, Henry                                      Daisy Miller

James, Henry                                      The Turn of the Screw

James, Henry                                      The Portrait of a Lady

Joyce, James                                       Ulysses

Joyce, James                                       A Portrait of the Artist as                                                                  a young man

Joyce, Rachel                                      The Unlikely Pilgrimage of                                                             Harold Fry

Johasson, Jonas                                 The 100-year-old Man Who                                                             Climbed out the Window                                                                and Disappeared

Jamison, Kay Redfield                        A Unquiet Mind

Jackson, Phillip W.                             John Dewey and the lessons of Art


Kafka, Franz                                       The Metamorphosis

Kalanith, Paul                                     When Breath Becomes air

Karr, Mary                                          the Art of Memoir

Kerry, Bob                                          When I was a young man a                                                             memoir

Koestenbaum, Wayne                         Salt

Kierkegaard, Soren                             Autobiography

King, Stephen                                     On Writing

King, Stephen                                     Hearts in Atlantis

King, Stephen                                     A Novel 11/22/63

King, Stephen                                     Revival

King, Stephen                                     The Stand

King, Stephen                                     Finders Keepers

King, Stephen                                     Lisey’s Story

King, Stephen                                     Joyland

King, Stephen                                     Under the Dome

King, Stephen                                     Bazaar of Bad Dreams

King, Stephen                                     IT a Novel

King, Stephen                                     End Of Watch

Kennedy, Caroline                              Best Loved Poems of                                                             Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Knowles, Elaneor                               Howard W. Hunter

Kimball , Spenser W.                         Miracle of Forgiveness

Kimball, Spenser W.                          Faith Precedes the Miracle

Kimball, Edward & Andrew                Spenser W. Kimball  (LDS)

Koval & Thaler                                  The Power of Small


Laing, Olivia                                      The Lonely City

Laxalt, Robert                                     Sweet Promised Land

Lawrence D.H.                                   Lady Chatterley’s Lover

Lawrence D.H.                                   The First Lady Chatterley

Lawrence D.H.                                   Women in Love

L’Amour, Louis                                   Education of a Wandering                                                              Man

L’Amour, Louis                                  Smoke for this Alter

L’Amour, Louis                                  A Trail of Memories, the                                                                 Quotations of

L’Amour, Louis                                  The Empty Land

Lettman, Herbert                               Albert Camus in New York

Leveen, Steve                                   The little guide to your well-read life

London, Jack                                      The Call of the Wild

Lewis, R.W.B.                                      Dante

Lewis, C.S.                                         Reflections of the Psalms

Lewis, C.S.                                         The Four Loves

Lewis, C.S.                                         On Stories and other Essays

Lewis, C.S.                                         The Great Divorce

Lewis, C.S.                                         Letters to Malcom Chiefly                                                                on Prayer

Lewis, C.S.                                         Surprised by Joy

Lewis, C.S.                                         The Problem of Pain

Lewis, C.S.                                         The Pilgrim’s Regress

Lewis, C.S.                                         Till we have Faces

Lewis, C.S.                                         An Experiment In Criticism

Lewis, C.S.                                         The Weight of Glory

Lewis, C.S.                                         The Screwtape Letters

Lewis, C.S.                                         A Grief Observed

Listfield, Emity                                  It was gonna be like Paris

Lindskoog, Kathryn                            Finding the Landlord

Lithgow, John                                     The Poets Corner

Ludlow, Victor L.                               Unlocking Isaiah in the Book                                                           of Mormon

Ludlow, Victor L.                               Isaiah Prophet Seer Poet

Lund, Gerald N.                                  Hearing the Voice of the                                                                Lord


McKeon, Richard                               The Basic Works of Aristotle


Meredith Maran (Editor)                    Why We Write About                                                                      Ourselves 

Melville, Herman                                Moby Dick

Martin, Thomas L.                              Reading the classics with                                                               C.S. Lewis

Miller, Arthur                                     The Crucible

Mah, Adeline Yen                              Watching the Tree

Mah, Adeline Yen                              A Thousand Pieces of Gold

Mah, Adeline, Yen                             Falling Leaves

Macaulay                                            Life of Samuel Johnson

Morrie, Edmund                                 Theodore Rex

McCarthy, Pete                                   McCarthy’s Bar

Morrison, Toni                                    Playing in the                                                                                 Dark/Whiteness & Literary                                                             Imagination

Morrison, Toni                                    Sula

Monson, Thomas                                Live the Good Life

Monson, Thomas                                Inspiring Experiences that                                                              Build Faith

Mayle, Peter                                        French Lessons: Adventure                                                            w/knife fork corkscrew

Major, David                                      100 one-night reads

Molloy, John T.                                  Dress for Success

Miller, Jonathan                                  Rattlesnake Lawyer

Miller, Johnathan                                Amarillo in August

McCullough, David                            John Adams

McCullough, David                            1776

Markham, Felix                                  Napoleon

McLarty, Ron                                     The memory of running

Mill, John Stuart Mill                         Autobiography

Madsen, Truman                                 Joseph Smith the Prophet

Madsen, Truman                                 Eternal Man

Madsen, Truman                                 Defender of the Faith, The                                                             B.H. Roberts Story

Marsh, W. Jeffery                               The Light Within

Millet, Robert L.                                 Men of Valor

Millet, Robert L.                                 Coming to Know Christ

McConkie, Bruce                                Mormon Doctrine

McConkie, Bruce                                The Mortal Messiah

McKay, David O.                               Pathways to Happiness

McMurrin, Sterling M.                       Religion, Reason, and Truth


Niven, Alastair                                   D.H. Lawrence

Nabokov, Vladimir                             Lectures on Littérature

Nabokov, Vladimir                             Autobiography

Nibley on Timely & Timeless            Hugh Nibley

Nguyen/Hughes                                  When Faith Endures

Nelson Lee                                          Mormon Fortune Builders

Nixon, Richard                                   Leaders

Nixon, Richard                                   No More Vietnams

Nixon, Richard                                   Exile

Nixon, Richard                                   In The Arena

Nixon, Richard                                   Seize The Moment

Nixon, Richard                                   Beyond Peace

Nixon, Richard                                   1999 Victory without War

Nixon, Richard                                   RN: The Memoirs of Richard                                                           Nixon

Noah, Trevor                                      Born A Crime


Ondaaje, Redhill                                 Lost Classics

Orwell, George                                   Down and out in Paris and                                                              London

Orwell, George                                   Why I Write

Orwell, George                                   Animal Farm

Osgood, Charles                                 Poetry Speaks

Oaks, Dallin H.                                   With full purpose of heart

Oaks, Dallin H.                                   The Lord’s Way

Oaks, Dallin H.                                   Pure in Heart

Okazaki, Chieko N.                            Cat’s Cradle


Percy Bysshe Shelly                           Translator of Plato/The Banquet

Powell, John                                       Unconditional Love

Powell, John                                       The secret of staying in love

Powers, Lyall H.                                 The Portrait of a Lady, Maiden, Woman Heroine

Phillips, Bill                                        Body for life

Poe, Edgar Allan                                The Raven and other Poems

Plato                                                    The Collected Dialogues

Plato                                                    The Republic

Perry L. Tom                                      Lee Tom Perry

Portraits                                              Steve McCurry

Prince & Wright                                 David O. McKay and the Rise of Modern Mormonism

Petersen, Boyd J.,                               Hugh Nibley A Consecrated Life

Perry, L. Tom                                     An Uncommon Life

Parrish, Alan                                       John A. Widtsoe

Parry, Jay and Donald                        Parables of Jesus Christ


Quindlen, Anna                                  How reading changed my                                                               life

Quindlen, Anna                                  Still Life With Bread Crumbs


Rabinowitz & Kaplan                         Passion for Books

Rilke, Rita Maria                                Letters to a young poet

Rostenberg & Stern                           Old books and rare friends

Richter, Peter                                     Georgia O’Keeffe and                                                                    Alfred Stieglitz

Richards, LeGrand                             Marvelous Work and                                                                      Wonder

Romney, Marion G.                            Learning for the Eternities

Roberts, B. H.                                    Mormon Doctrine of Deity

Roberts, B. H.                                    Studies of the Book of                                                                          Mormon


Salinger, J.D.                                      Nine Stories

Sebold, Alice                                      The Lovely Bones

Stendhal                                             Red and Black

Stendhal                                             Love

Solzhenitsyn                                       One day in the life of Ivan                                                              Denisovich

Soukup, Ruth                                      How to Blog for Profit

Shute, Nevil                                        A town like Alice

Sill, Sterling W.                                   The Majesty of Books

Sayer, George                                     Jack: A life of C.S.Lewis

Sheilds, David                                     Enough about you

Sontag, Susan                                      At The Same Time:                                                                        Essays And Speeches

Stanley & Danko                                  The Millionaire Next Door

Stephens, James                                 Traditional Irish Fairy                                                                      Tales

Steinbeck, John                                   The Pearl

Steinbeck, John                                   The Red Pony

Steinbeck, John                                   Janius Maltby

Steinbeck, John                                   Journal of a Novel

Steinbeck, John                                   Of mice and men

Steinbeck, John                                   Sweet Thursday

Steinbeck, John                                   Travels with Charley

Story, Diana                                        Maya's Story, Slipping                                                                     Between Time and Space

Styron, William                                    Darkness visible a                                                                          memory of madness

Stein, Gertrude                                  Picasso

Stevenson, Robert Louis                    Treasure Island

Stevenson, Robert Louis                    Kidnapped

Sarte, Jean-Paul                                 The words The                                                                               Autobiography

Sedaris, David                                    Me talk pretty one day

See, Carolyn                                       Making a Literary Life

Smith, Joseph F.                                 Teachings of the Prophet Joseph Smith

Swinton Heidi                                     Thomas S. Monson To The Rescue

Skouson, W. Cleon                             The Second Thousand Years

Skouson, W. Cleon                             The Fourth Thousand Years

Skouson, W. Cleon                             The Third Thousand Years

Smith Jr, Joseph                                 The Journal of Joseph

Sullivan, Matthew                               Midnight at The Bright                                                                    Ideas Bookstores  Simsion, Graeme                                 the Rosie Project 

Sun, Tzu                                             The Art of War

Tolstoy, Leo                                        Walk in the light and twenty-three talks

Tolstoy, Leo                                        War and Peace

Thomas, Dylan                                   The Love Letters of

Thomas, Dylan                                   Collected Poems

Tryntje, Van Ness                               Dylan Thomas in New York

Trevor, William                                    Felicias Journey

Trout, Jack                                          Big Brands Big Troubles

Thoreau, Henry David                        Walden

Thoreau, Henry David                        Natural History Essays

Talmage, James                                  Jesus The Christ

Talmage, James                                  Articles of Faith  (LDS)

Tate, Lucile C.                                     LeGrand Richards: Beloved                                                            Apostle

Truman, Margaret                               First Ladies


Vance, J.D                                          Hillbilly Elegy

Voltaire                                               Candide

Vendler, Helen                                    Words chosen out of desire


Wallace, David Foster                          String Theory

Widtsoe, John                                    Rational Theology

Widtsoe, John                                    Discourses of Brigham                                                                   Young

Whitman, Walt                                    Leaves of Grass

White, Edmund                                   Marcel Proust

White, Edmund                                   The Flaneur/a Stroll                                                                       through Paradoxes of Paris

White, Ronald C. Jr.                           Lincoln’s Greatest Speech                                                              the Second Inaugural

Wilson, Douglas                                Honor’s Voice                                                                                 Transformation of Lincoln

Woolf, Virginia                                   To the Lighthouse

Webster-Merriam                               Dictionary American Writers



Yeats, William Butler                        Early Poems

Yeats, William Butler                         Love Poems the Secret Rose

Yorganson, Blaine                             Secrets

Yokoyama, John                                When Fish Fly


Zola, Emile                                        The Masterpiece

Zinn, Howard                                     Peoples History  U.S.