anghara (anghara) wrote,

Who's your mama?...

Bold the ones you've read.
Italicize the ones you have wanted/might like to read.
* Another book by this author read, but not this
??Place question marks by any titles/authors you've never heard of??
*** I’ve tried it and abandoned it
XXX Life Is Too Short

Alcott, Louisa May–Little Women

Allende,Isabel–The House of Spirits

Angelou, Maya–I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Atwood, Margaret–Cat's Eye

Austen, Jane–Emma

??Bambara, Toni Cade–Salt Eaters


de Beauvoir,Simone–The Second Sex

Blume, Judy–Are You There God? It's Me Margaret

Burnett, Frances–The Secret Garden

Bronte, Charlotte–Jane Eyre

Bronte, Emily–Wuthering Heights

Buck, Pearl S.–The Good Earth

Byatt, A.S.–Possession

Cather, Willa–My Antonia

Chopin, Kate–The Awakening

Christie, Agatha–Murder on the Orient Express

???Cisneros,Sandra–The House on Mango Street

XXXClinton, Hillary Rodham–Living History

??Cooper, Anna Julia–A Voice From the South

???Danticat,Edwidge–Breath, Eyes, Memory

???Davis,Angela–Women, Culture, and Politics

Desai,Anita–Clear Light of Day

Dickinson, Emily–Collected Poems

Duncan, Lois–I Know What You Did Last Summer

DuMaurier, Daphne–Rebecca

Eliot, George–Middlemarch

??Emecheta, Buchi–Second Class Citizen

*Erdrich, Louise–Tracks

Esquivel, Laura–Like Water for Chocolate

Flagg, Fannie–Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe (I'm guessing that watching the movie doesn't count)

Friedan, Betty–The Feminine Mystique

Frank, Anne–Diary of a Young Girl

Gilman, Charlotte Perkins–The Yellow Wallpaper

Gordimer, Nadine–July's People

Grafton, Sue–S is for Silence

Hamilton, Edith–Mythology

Highsmith, Patricia–The Talented Mr. Ripley

hooks, bell–Bone Black

Hurston, Zora Neale–Dust Tracks on the Road

Jacobs,Harriet–Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Jackson,Helen Hunt–Ramona

Jackson, Shirley–The Haunting of Hill House

Jong, Erica–Fear of Flying

Keene, Carolyn–The Nancy Drew Mysteries (any of them)

Kidd, Sue Monk–The Secret Life of Bees (I own it, just haven't got around to it yet...)

Kincaid, Jamaica–Lucy

Kingsolver, Barbara–The Poisonwood Bible

???Kingston, Maxine Hong–The Woman Warrior


L'Engle, Madeleine–A Wrinkle in Time

Le Guin, Ursula K.–The Left Hand of Darkness

Lee, Harper–To Kill a Mockingbird

*Lessing, Doris–The Golden Notebook

*Lively, Penelope–Moon Tiger

??Lorde, Audre–The Cancer Journals

Martin, Ann M.–The Babysitters Club Series (any of them)

???McCullers, Carson–The Member of the Wedding

McMillan, Terry–Disappearing Acts

??Markandaya, Kamala–Nectar in a Sieve

??Marshall, Paule–Brown Girl, Brownstones

Mitchell, Margaret–Gone with the Wind

Montgomery, Lucy–Anne of Green Gables

??Morgan, Joan–When Chickenheads Come Home to Roost

*Morrison, Toni–Song of Solomon

Murasaki, Lady Shikibu–The Tale of Genji (another I own but haven't got around to yet)

Munro, Alice–Lives of Girls and Women

*Murdoch, Iris–Severed Head

Naylor, Gloria–Mama Day

Niffenegger, Audrey–The Time Traveller's Wife

*Oates, Joyce Carol–We Were the Mulvaneys

O'Connor, Flannery–A Good Man is Hard to Find

Piercy, Marge–Woman on the Edge of Time

Picoult, Jodi–My Sister's Keeper

Plath, Sylvia–The Bell Jar

Porter, Katharine Anne–Ship of Fools

Proulx, E. Annie–The Shipping News

Rand,Ayn–The Fountainhead

??Ray, Rachel–365: No Repeats

Rhys, Jean–Wide Sargasso Sea


??Rocha, Sharon–For Lac

Sebold, Alice–The Lovely Bones

Shelley, Mary–Frankenstein

Smith, Betty–A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Smith, Zadie–White Teeth

Spark, Muriel–The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Spyri, Johanna–Heidi (the book on which I learned to read)

Strout, Elizabeth–Amy and Isabelle

XXXSteel, Danielle–The House

Tan, Amy–The Joy Luck Club

Tannen, Deborah–You're Wearing That

Ulrich, Laurel–A Midwife's Tale

???Urquhart, Jane–Away

Walker, Alice–The Temple of My Familiar

*Welty,Eudora–One Writer's Beginnings

*Wharton, Edith–Age of Innocence

*Wilder, Laura Ingalls–Little House in the Big Woods

Wollstonecraft, Mary–A Vindication of the Rights of Women

*Woolf, Virginia–A Room of One's Own

a lot less "started and couldn't finish" ones than I thought


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