Up to Snuff #100: Daddy’s Convalescence Book List 8-12-2019

Daddy’s Convalescence Book List

By, Afua Serwah Osei-Bonsu


(Should you read this say a little prayer for my father who fell off a roof and broke himself into many, many pieces and survived, but barely)

The Arabian Nights, Sir Richard F. Burton

The Communist Manifesto, Karl Marx

Capital 1,2,3, Karl Marx

Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte

Don Quixote, Cervantes


Another Country, James Baldwin

Technical and Professional Writing, Kennedy Montgomery


Tales of Mystery and Imagination, Edgar Allan Poe

Sommerset Maugham

The Bonfire of the Vanities, Tom Wolfe

Siddhartha, Hermann Hesse

The Emperor, Kapuscinski

Shadow of the Sun, Kapuscinski

Slaughter House Five, Kurt Vonnegut

The Stranger, Albert Camus

A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khalid Hosseini

A Hundred Years of Solitude, Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Crime and Punishment, Fyodor Dostoyevsky

A Man Without Qualities, Rober Musil

The Brothers Karamazov, Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The Secret Life of Bee’s, Sue Monk Kid

Flowers for Algernon, Daniel Keyes
The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan

Things Fall Apart, Chinua Achebe

Waiting for Godot, Samuel Beckett

China in 10 Words, Yu Hua

Chevkov Plays-Uncle Vanya …

The Tale of Genji, Murasaki Shikibu


Right Hand Man to the Champ, Tasha Robinson-White

The Penguin Book of Japanese Short Stories, Jay Rubin

Nigger of Narcissus, joseph Conrad

Roland Barthes

The Rhinoceros, Ionesco

Autobiography of Gandhi

Surrealist Manifesto, Breton

Cities of the Interior, Anais Nin

Henry & June

Tropic of Cancer

Epic of Gilgamesh


Formal Language Theory, Noam Chomsky

Writing Guidelines for Engineering and Science, Michael Alley

The Myth of Sisyphus, Albert Camus


The Kingdom of God in Within You, Tolstoy

Irish Folktales, Keats

Falun Gong Writings

The Art of Responsive Drawing, Nathan Goldstein

Keys to Drawing, Dodson

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