The Book Escape's Most Wanted

The following is a list of authors and titles that we have trouble keeping in stock because they are so popular. If just the author is listed, then we can use any of their books. If author and titles are listed, then those are the only titles that we really need. When we buy books, these are some of the titles and authors that we are looking for.

Any book in a current top 100 bestselling list from sites like,,, etc.
Recent travel guides (last 2 years)
Recent Foreign Language Reference, Novels and Dictionaries
Ansel Adams
Sherman Alexie
Thomas Aquinas
St. Augustine
Ishmael Beah
A Long Way Gone
Madison Smartt Bell
Roberto Bolano
Daniel J. Boorstin
Jorge Luis Borges
Ray Bradbury
Richard Brautigan
Bill Bryson
Charles Bukowski
Mikhail Bulgakov
Master and Margarita; The White Guard
Anthony Burgess
William S. Burroughs
Italo Calvino
Albert Camus
Truman Capote
Lewis Carroll
Rachel Carson
Silent Spring
Miguel de Cervantes
Don Quixote
Michael Chabon
Geoffrey Chaucer
The Canterbury Tales
Julia Child
Mastering the Art of French Cooking
Noam Chomsky
Ta-Nehisi Coates
The Beautiful Struggle
Daniel Clowes
E. E. Cummings
Roald Dahl
Charles Darwin
On the Origin of Species
Jacques Derrida
Jared Diamond
Guns, Germs, and Steel; Collapse
Junot Diaz
Philip K. Dick
Emily Dickinson
Emma Donoghue
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Katherine Dunn
Geek Love
Albert Einstein
Dave Eggers
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
T. S. Eliot
Bret Easton Ellis
Jeffrey Eugenides
William Faulkner
As I Lay Dying; Intruder in the Dust; Light in August; The Sound and the Fury; The Unvanquished
M. F. K. Fisher
F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Great Gatsby; Tender is the Night; The Beautiful and the Damned
Gillian Flynn
E. M. Forster
Michel Foucault
Anne Frank
Diary of a Young Girl
Thomas L. Friedman
Neil Gaiman
Jean Genet
Allen Ginsberg
Malcolm Gladwell
Nikolai Gogol
William Golding
Lord of the Flies
Doris Kearns Goodwin
Team of Rivals
Edward Gorey
John Green
Graham Greene
The Power and the Glory
Ernesto "Che" Guevara
Knut Hamsun
Martin Heidegger
Joseph Heller
Ernest Hemingway
The Histories
bell hooks
Nick Hornby
Khaled Hosseini
Aldous Huxley
Jane Jacobs
Shirley Jackson
Edward P. Jones
The Known World
James Joyce
Finnegan's Wake; Ulysses; A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man; Dubliners
Franz Kafka
Immanuel Kant
Yasnunari Kawabata
John Keegan
The American Civil War
Jack Kerouac
Ken Kesey
Chuck Klosterman
The Koran
Jon Krakauer
Into the Wild; Where Men Win Glory
Milan Kundera
The Unbearable Lightness of Being
Jhumpa Lahiri
Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
Freakonomics; SuperFreakonomics
C. S. Lewis
Michael Lewis
The Big Short
Laura Lippman
H. P. Lovecraft
Gregory Maguire
Wicked; A Lion Among Men; Son of a Witch
Thomas Mann
The Magic Mountain; Buddenbrooks
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
100 Years of Solitude; Love in the Time of Cholera
Yan Martel
George R. R. Martin
Cormac McCarthy
Jon Meacham
American Lion
H. L. Mencken
Herman Melville
Moby Dick
Thomas Merton
James Michener
Henry Miller
Yukio Mishima
Haruki Murakami
Alan Moore
Watchmen; V for Vendetta
Vladimir Nabokov
Friedrich Nietzsche
Anais Nin
George Orwell
Camille Paglia
Chuck Palahniuk
Sylvia Plath
Edgar Allen Poe
Michael Pollan
Beatrix Potter
Marcel Proust
Ayn Rand
Jean Rhys
Mary Roach
Stiff; Bonk; Spook
Tom Robbins
J. K. Rowling
Salman Rushdie
Richard Russo
Oliver Sacks
J. D. Salinger
Jean-Paul Sartre
Arther Schopenhauer
Eric Schlosser
Fast Food Nation
David Sedaris
Maurice Sendak
Shel Silverstein
David Simon
Adam Smith
C. Fraser Smith
Here Lies Jim Crow
Zadie Smith
Garth Stein
The Art of Racing in the Rain
John Steinbeck
Donna Tartt
Dylan Thomas
Hunter S. Thompson
Leo Tolstoy
War and Peace; Anna Karenina
John Kennedy Toole
A Confederacy of Dunces
Mark Twain
Sun Tzu
The Art of War
Sudhir Venkatesh
Gang Leader for a Day
Kurt Vonnegut
David Foster Wallace
Jeanette Walls
Chris Ware
Andy Warhol
James D. Watson
The Double Helix
Max Weber
Irvine Welsh
Oscar Wilde
Tom Wolfe
The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test
P. G. Wodehouse
Richard Wright
Black Boy; Native Son
Malcolm X
Richard Yates
Revolutionary Road
Fareed Zakaria
Yevgeny Zamyatin
Howard Zinn
A People's History of the United States
Emile Zola
Markus Zusak
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