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Sonoma County Reads / The Big Read 2007

Fahrenheit 451 Read-alike List - Suggested books for adults

FICTION

 

Binchy

Evening class

 

Duong

Beyond illusions

 

Fforde

The Eyre affair

 

Forsyth

Day of the jackal

 

Golding

Lord of the flies

 

Grushin

Dream life of Sukhanov

 

Harris

Fatherland

 

Huxley

Brave new world

 

Kafka

The trial

 

Keneally

The tyrant’s novel

 

Legendre

The burning: a novel

 

Lewis

It can’t happen here

 

Muller

Land of green plums

 

Nicholson

Bedlam burning

 

O’Brian

Eclipse of the sun

 

Orwell

Animal Farm

 

Orwell

1984

 

Osler

Rankin: enemy of the state

 

Pottinger

A slow burning

 

Stirling

T2: infiltrator

 

Walker

Alice Walker banned

 

Yi

Our twisted hero

 

Zamyatin

We

MYSTERY

 

Stabenow

Play with fire

SCIENCE FICTION

 

Lackey

Brightly burning

 

Odom

The destruction of the books

NON-FICTION

 

025.21

Reichman

Censorship and selection

 

027.009

Battles

Library: an unquiet history

 

028.8

Book

The book that changed my life

 

028.9

Basbanes

Every book its reader

 

028.9

Burns

Joy of books: confessions of a lifelong reader

 

028.9

Lesses

Nothing remains the same

 

070.5

Schiffrin

Business of books

 

098

Bosmajian

Burning books

 

302.2

Basbanes

Splendor of letters

 

302.23

Chomsky

Necessary illusions

 

302.23

You

You are being lied to

 

303.3

Heins

Not in front of the children

 

303.376

Netzley

Issues in Censorship

 

323.044

Mitchell

Agents of atrocity

 

323.445

Censored

Censored 2007

 

327.73

Chomsky

Hegemony or survival

 

342.7308

Barbour

Free speech

 

363.31

Burns

Censorship

 

363.31

Coetzee

Giving offense

 

363.31

McGwire

Censorship: changing attitudes, 1900-2000

 

363.31

West

Trust your children

 

363.4702

White

Virtually obscene

 

371.32

Ravitch

The language police

 

379.156

DelFattore

What Johnny shouldn’t read

 

398.2

Chinen

Beyond the hero

 

536.71

VonBaeyer

Maxwell’s demon

 

628.92

Rossotti

Fire

 

628.925

Shrader

Fire fighting

 

741.5941

Moore

V for Vendetta

 

808.02

Bradbury

Zen in the art of writing

 

808.882

Quotable

Quotable book lover

 

810.9

Culleton

Joyce and the G-men

 

811

Howl

Howl on trial

 

813

Bradbury

Ray Bradbury

 

823

Tharoor

Bookless in Baghdad

 

823.914

For

For Rushdie: essays by Arab and Muslim writers

 

831.6

Goethe

Erotic poems

 

840.9007

Ladonson

Dirt for art’s sake

 

891.4417

Deen

The crescent and the pen

 

940.5315

Lange

Impounded

 

949.8

Manea

On clowns: the dictator and the artist

 

B

Blair

Burning down my master’s house

 

B Bradbury by Weller

 

Bradbury Chronicles

 

B Rushdie by Weatherby    

 

Salman Rushdie: sentenced   to death

 

B

Smith

A song for Mary

 

B Solzhenitsyn by Thomas  

 

Alexander Solzhenitsyn

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