A Century of Books

I’ve seen this idea on other blogs, and thought it sounded rather interesting. I’m not doing this as a challenge – just filling in the slots as I read something that fits. Basically, you read a book that was originally published in each of the years. I’m starting with books I’ve read in 2013.

1999 First Test, Tamora Pierce
1998 Local Girls, Alice Hoffman
1997 Out, Natusuo Kirino
1996
1995 Lies My Teacher Told Me, James W. Loewen
1994 Breath, Eyes, Memory, Edwidge Danticat
1993 The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven, Sherman Alexie
1992 The Secret History, Donna Tartt
1991 Outlander, Diana Gabaldon
1990 Lakota Woman, Mary Crow Dog
1989 Asleep, Banana Yosimoto
1988
1987
1986 Longitude, Dava Sobel
1985 The Accidental Tourist, Anne Tyler
1984
1983
1982 The Color Purple, Alice Walker
1981
1980 Midnight’s Children, Salman Rushdie
1979
1978
1977
1976
1975
1974
1973
1972
1971
1970 The Bluest Eye, Toni Morrison
1969
1968
1967
1966
1965
1964
1963
1962 A Wrinkle in Time, Madeline L’Engle
1961
1960
1959
1958
1957
1956
1955
1954
1953
1952 The Old Man and the Sea, Ernest Hemingway
1951
1950
1949
1948
1947
1946
1945 Black Boy, Richard Wright
1944
1943
1942
1941
1940
1939
1938
1937
1936
1935
1934
1933
1932
1931
1930
1929 Passing, Nella Larsen
1928 Orlando, Virginia Woolf
1927
1926
1925 The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
1924
1923
1922 Jacob’s Room, Virginia Woolf
1921
1920
1919
1918
1917
1916
1915
1914
1913
1912
1911
1910
1909
1908
1907
1906
1905
1904
1903
1902 Just So Stories, Rudyard Kipling
1901
1900

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