Textual Healing

This is a slightly out-dated list! A few years, actually. What an idiot I was back then; a mere child of 33. I'll be updating this list soon, of course. I have lots of new forever loves (the book ones, anyway), and I will categorize them all better, on a day that is not today.

  1. Good Omens (Pratchett & Gaiman) 
  2. The Hitchhiker's Guide Series (Douglas Adams) 
  3. Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain) 
  4. Moby-Dick (Herman Melville) 
  5. The Feminine Mystique (Betty Friedan) 
  6. The Collected Works of Edgar Allan Poe 
  7. Travels With Charley (John Steinbeck) 
  8. The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood) 
  9. The Martian Chronicles (Ray Bradbury) 
  10. The Earthsea Cycle (Ursula K. Le Guin) 
  11. The Left Hand of Darkness (Ursula K. Le Guin) 
  12. Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell (Susanna Clarke) 
  13. Crucius (xxx) (Dolores Crane) 
  14. The Pen (xxx) (Veda) 
  15. Kalpa Imperial (Angélica Gorodischer) 
  16. The People, Yes (Carl Sandburg) 
  17. Snow Drop (xxx) (Tanith Lee) 
  18. Invisible Man (Ralph Ellison) 
  19. A Plague of Starlings (Robert Hayden) 
  20. Green Is the Color (John M. Ford) 
  21. Anu-Anulan & Yir's Daughter (et alia) (seriously: everything) (Emily Carroll) 
  22. Farmer Giles of Ham (Tolkien) 
  23. The Monsters and the Critics (Tolkien) 
  24. The Ladies of Grace Adieu and Other Stories (e.g. The Duke of Wellington Misplaces His Horse) (Susanna Clarke) 
  25. Eros Turannos (+ Luke Havergal, Richard Cory, and Miniver Cheevy) (Edwin Arlington Robinson) 
  26. The Maiden Voyage of the Tiresias (xxx) (Shalott) 
  27. Paradise (Toni Morrison) 
  28. Sula (Toni Morrison)
  29. Maus (Art Spiegelman) 
  30. The Death of the Ball Turret Gunner (Randall Jarrell) 
  31. Your First Time Should Be Special (et alia) (xxx) (Helenish
  32. Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird (Wallace Stevens) 
  33. Twenty-six Ways of Looking at a Blackman (Raymond Patterson) 
  34. Masquerade and High Water (Colin Greenland) 
  35. Hark! A Vagrant (Kate Beaton
  36. 1066 and All That (Sellar & Yeatman) 
  37. The Daylight Gate (Jeanette Winterson)
  38. The Xenogenesis Trilogy (Octavia E. Butler)