Recommended Reading

Hello all.

Here is a some recommended reading, from me, to you.

For Horror:

The Thing on the Doorstep, by H. P. Lovecraft.

The Dunwich Horror, by H. P. Lovecraft.

The Case of Charles Dexter Ward, by H. P. Lovecraft.

The Shadow Over Innsmouth, by H. P. Lovecraft.

Dagon, by H. P. Lovecraft.

The Whisperer in Darkness, by H. P. Lovecraft.

The Tell-Tale Heart, By Edgar Allan Poe.

The Black Cat, by Edgar Allan Poe.

The Pendulum, by Edgar Allan Poe.

The Masque of the Red Death, by Edgar Allan Poe. 

The fall of the House of Usher, by Edgar Allan Poe. 

The Repairer of Reputations, By Robert W. Chambers.

The Yellow Sign, by Robert W. Chambers.

In the Court of the Dragon, by Robert W. Chambers.

The Mask, by Robert W. Chambers.
                        (All four of which can be found in The King in Yellow.)

 The Great God Pan, by Arthur Machen.

The Mist, by Stephen King.

The Stand, by Stephen King.

'Salem's Lot, by Stephen King.

Revival, by Stephen King.

Whistle and I'll Come to You My Lad, by M. R. James.

Rats, by M. R. James.

Dracula, by Bram Stoker.

The House on the Borderland, by William Hope Hodgson 

Black Wings of Cthulhu: One to Three, (Anthology) Edited by S. T. Joshi

To Reach the Sea, by Monica Dickens.

The Signalman, by Charles Dickens.

The Ratcathcer, by Roald Dahl.

For Fantasy:

The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien.

The Lord of the Rings, (Series)  by J. R. R. Tolkien.

The Unfinished Tales or The Histories of Middle Earth, by J. R. R. Tolkien.

The Silmarillion, by J.R.R. Tolkien

The Wheel of Time, (Series) by Robert Jordan.

A Song of Ice and Fire, (Series) by George R.R. Martin.

A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms, by George R.R. Martin

Dreamsongs One to Two. (Anthology) by George R.R. Martin.

Conan Of Cimmeria Series, by Robert E. Howard.

Barsoom or The John Carter Series, by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

The Tarzan Series, by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

The Once and Future King, by T.H. White.

The Sword of Welleran, by Lord Dunsany.

The Chronicles of Prydain, by Lloyd Alexander.

The Farseer Trilogy, by Robin Hobb.

The Lies of Locke Lamora, (Gentleman Bastard Book I) by Scott Lynch

The Last Wish, (The Witcher Series Book I) by Andrzej Sapkowski

Sword of Destiny, (The Witcher Series Book II) by Andrzej Sapkowski

For Sci-Fi:

The Dune Chronicles, by Frank Herbert
                                     (No matter what else I suggest, you must read this)

The Dosadi Experiment, by Frank Herbert

The Jesus Incident, by Frank Herbert & Bill Ransom

The Final Question - Also known as The Last Question, by Isaac Asimov.

The Foundation Series, by Isaac Asimov.

Flowers for Algernon, by Daniel Keyes.

The Second Kind of Loneliness, by George R. R. Martin.

A Clockwork Orange, by Anthony Burgess.
                                     (I consider it science fiction.)

Metro 2033, by Dmitry Glukhovsky.

A Canticle for Leibowitz, by Walter M. Miller, Jr.

Earth Abides, by George R. Stewart.

The Last Church, (40k universe short story) by Graham McNeill.

Space Hulk: the Novel, (40k universe) by Gav Thorpe.

The Buelerian Jihad, (Book one of The Legends of Dune trilogy) by Brian Herbert & Kevin J. Anderson.

A Deepness in the Sky, by Verner Vinge.

For Generally Good Books:

Moby Dick, by Herman Melville.

The Devine Comedy, by Dante Alighieri.
The Alchemist, by Paulo Coelho.

Siddhartha, by Hermann Hesse.

The Great Gatsby, by F. Scot Fitzgerald.

Red Dragon, (part one of the Hannibal Lector Series) by Thomas Harris.

Speaks the Nightbird, by Robert McCammon.

The Queen of Bedlam, by Robert McCammon. 

Dolores Claiborne, by Stephen King. 

Caesar: Life of a Colossus, by Adrian Goldsworthy

The Oxford Illustrated Prehistory of Europe, edited by Barry W. Cunliffe  

Magnifico: The Brilliant Life and Violent Times of Lorenzo de'Medici, by Miles j. Unger

And that's if for now. This list well be updated every now and then according to what I enjoyed reading. Thank you reading this an I hope it gave you a little insight into my reading preferences and perhaps let you in on some good books.

Have you read any of the books on this list? If so let me know what you thought of them. I love hearing from you guys.

Till next I may hold you.


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