A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, Amy Bloom
A Lesson Before Dying, Ernest J. Gaines
A Moveable Feast, Ernest Hemingway
A Raisin in the Sun, Lorraine Hansberry
A Thousand Acres, Jane Smiley
Annie Allen, Gwendolyn Brooks
Baby Love, Rebecca Walker
Brown Girl Dreaming, Jacqueline Woodson
Collected Poems, Robert Hayden
Coming Through Slaughter, Michael Ondaatje
Crooked Hearts, Robert Boswell
Dear John, Dear Coltrane, Michael S. Harper
Edinburgh, Alexander Chee
Finding a Girl in America, Andre Dubus
Giovanni’s Room, James Baldwin
Heaven, Rowan Ricardo Phillips
Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison
Late Wife, Claudia Emerson
Linden Hills, Gloria Naylor
Lost in the City, Edward P. Jones
Love Medicine, Louise Erdrich
Set This House on Fire, William Styron
Silk, Alessandro Baricco
Soul Kiss, Shay Youngblood
Tennessee Williams: Mad Pilgrimage of the FleshJohn Lahr
The Death and Life of Great American Cities, Jane Jacobs
The End of the Affair, Graham Greene
The Intuitionist, Colson Whitehead
The Lover, Marguerite Duras
The Outsiders, S.E. Hinton
The Paris Wife, Patricia McLain
The Sound and the Fury, William Faulkner
Trumpet, Jackie Kay
Truth & Beauty,
Ann Patchett
Two Trains Running, August Wilson
White Swan, Black Swan, Adrienne Sharp
Wonder Boys, Michael Chabon