Books To Read On A Desert Island

Books You Would Take To A Desert Island

...or during self-isolation

In no particular order...

Wicked by Gregory Maguire

Uni the Unicorn by Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Storm Front by Jim Butcher

The Complete Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook

One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera

The Iliad and the Odyssey by Homer

Calvin and Hobbes (box set) by Bill Watterson

Harry Potter (box set) by J.K. Rowling

Me Before You by JoJo Moyes

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

Baseball Life Advice by Stacey May Fowles

A House in the Sky by Amanda Lindhout

The Book of Negroes by Lawrence Hill

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood

Children of Bl ood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

Children of Vengeance and Virtue by Tomi Adeyemi

Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco

Moby Dick by Herman Melville

The Divine Comedy by Dante Aligheri

The Complete Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Coyle

The Wandering Scholars by Helen Waddell

Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

The Cellist of Sarajevo by Steven Galloway

The Green Mile by Stephen King

The Secret History by Donna Tartt

Physician's Desk Reference

Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean Auel

Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

The Enchanted April by Elizabeth Von Arnim

The Alice Network by Kate Quinn

A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth

All the Weyrs of Pern- by Anne McCaffrey

American Gods by Neil Gaiman

The Overstory by Richard Powers

Let’s Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny Lawson

What would you read? Let me know, and I'll add it to the list, pbenson@okotokslibrary.ca