Rory Gilmores leseliste

rory gilmore reading list

Her er en liste over de 257 bøkene som er omtalt i serien Gilmore Girls. Listen fant jeg på bloggen Tea, books & Gilmore Girls.

Jeg kommer til å oppdatere listen etter hvert som jeg har lest bøker fra den.

Sesong 1

  1. On the Road by Jack Kerouac
  2. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  3. Rosemary’s Baby by Ira Levin
  4. Moby Dick by Herman Melville
  5. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  6. The Little Match Girl by Hans Christian Andersen
  7. The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo
  8. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
  9. David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
  10. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  11. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
  12. Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens
  13. Harry Potter & the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
  14. The Shining by Stephen King
  15. Peyton Place by Grace Metalious
  16. A Mencken’s Chrestomathy by H.L. Mencken
  17. My Life as Author and Editor by H.L. Mencken
  18. The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare
  19. King Richard III by William Shakespeare
  20. The Sonnets by William Shakespeare
  21. A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf
  22. Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann
  23. Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton
  24. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
  25. The Crucible by Arthur Miller
  26. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
  27. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
  28. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson
  29. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  30. A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams
  31. The Group by Mary McCarthy
  32. The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
  33. The Portable Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker
  34. The Miracle Worker by William Gibson
  35. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
  36. Swann’s Way by Marcel Proust
  37. Timeline by Michael Crichton
  38. The New Poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson
  39. The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath 1950-1962 by Sylvia Plath
  40. Carrie by Stephen King
  41. Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  42. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  43. The Mourning Bride by William Congreve
  44. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
  45. Nancy Drew 33: The Witch Tree Symbol by Carolyn Keene
  46. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by Edward Albee
  47. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  48. The Art of Eating by MFK Fisher
  49. Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet
  50. Beyond Good and Evil by Friedrich Nietzsche
  51. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee 
  52. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
  53. Ulysses by James Joyce
  54. Out of Africa by Isac Denison
  55. The Art of Fiction by Henry James
  56. My First Summer in the Sierra by John Muir
  57. Walden by Henry David Thoreau


Sesong 2 

  1. Cujo by Stephen King
  2. Secrets of the Flesh: A Life of Colette by Judith Thurman
  3. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court by Mark Twain
  4. Elmer Gantry by Sinclair Lewis
  5. Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  6. Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Album
  7. Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson
  8. The Meditations by Marcus Aurelius
  9. Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf 
  10. Howl by Allen Ginsberg
  11. Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
  12. Rita Hayworth by Stephen King
  13. The Shawshank Redemption by Stephen King
  14. Selected Letters of Dawn Powell : 1913-1965 by Dawn Powell
  15. The Godfather: Book 1 by Mario Puzo
  16. The Mojo Collection: The Ultimate Music Companion by Jim Irvin
  17. The Compact Oxford English Dictionary
  18. Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe 
  19. Memoirs of a Dutiful Daughter by Simone de Beauvoir
  20. Savage Beauty:The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay by Nancy Milford
  21. Snow White and Rose Red by Grimm Brothers
  22. The Collected Short Stories by Eudora Welty
  23. The Complete Poems by Anne Sexton
  24. The Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood by Rebecca Wells
  25. The Last Empire: Essays 1992-2000 by Gore Vidal
  26. The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner
  27. Moliere: A Biography by Hobart Chatfield Taylor
  28. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  29. Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
  30. The Tragedy of Richard III by William Shakespeare
  31. The Iliad by Homer
  32. The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
  33. Nancy Drew Mysteries by Carolyn Keene
  34. Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders by Vincent Bugliosi and Curt Gentry
  35. Several biographies of Winston Churchill
  36. The Scarecrow of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  37. The Children’s Hour by Lillian Hellman
  38. The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
  39. To Have and Have Not by Ernest Hemingway
  40. Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger
  41. Inherit the Wind by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee
  42. Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke
  43. Notes of a Dirty Old Man by Charles Bukowski
  44. The Return of the King: Lord Of The Rings – Book 3 by J.R.R.Tolkien
  45. Driving Miss Daisy by Alfred Uhry
  46. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
  47. Hamlet by Shakespeare
  48. David and Lisa by Dr Theodore Issac Rubin M.D.
  49. Memoirs of General W. T. Sherman by William Tecumseh Sherman
  50. Rapunzel by Brothers Grimm
  51. Candide by Voltaire
  52. The Bhagavad Gita
  53. The Dirt: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band by Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars and Nikki Sixx
  54. Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett
  55. Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  56. Fletch by Gregory McDonald
  57. Othello by William Shakespeare
  58. Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk by Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain
  59. Slaughter-House Five by Kurt Vonnegut
  60. Sophie’s Choice by William Styron
  61. Terms of Endearment by Larry McMurtry
  62. The Little Locksmith by Katharine Butler Hathaway
  63. The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
  64. The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
  65. What Happened to Baby Jane? by Henry Farrell
  66. Complete Novels by Dawn Powell
  67. Novels 1930-1942: Dance Night/Come Back to Sorrento, Turn, Magic Wheel/ Angels on Toast/ A Time to Be Born by Dawn Powell
  68. Emily the Strange by Roger Reger
  69. High Fidelity by Nick Hornsby
  70. Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  71. The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test by Tom Woolf
  72. The Graduate by Charles Webb
  73. The Jumping Frog by Mark Twain
  74. The Portable Nietzche by Fredrich Nietzche
  75. What Color is Your Parachute? 2005 by Richard Nelson Bolles
  76. Brigadoon by Alan Jay Lerner
  77. Girl, Interrupted by Susanna Kaysen
  78. Inferno by Dante


Sesong 3

  1. A Bolt From The Blue and Other Essays by Mary McCarthy
  2. A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
  3. Freaky Friday by Mary Rodgers
  4. Goldilocks and the Three Bears by Alvin Granowsky
  5. Shane by Jack Shaefer
  6. The Legend of Bagger Vance by Steven Pressfield
  7. Dead Souls by Nikolai Vasilevich Gogol
  8. Fiddler of the Roof by Joesph Stein
  9. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: Harry Potter – Book 1 by J. K. Rowling
  10. Henry IV, Part 1 by William Shakespeare
  11. Henry IV, Part 2 by William Shakespeare
  12. Henry V by William Shakespeare
  13. The Manticore by Robertson Davies
  14. The Merry Wives of Windsor by William Shakespeare
  15. We Owe You Nothing- Punk Planet: the Collected Interviews edited by Daniel Sinker
  16. Marathon Man by William Goldman
  17. Deenie by Judy Blume
  18. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  19. Love Story by Erich Segal
  20. How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss
  21. Archidamian War by Donald Kagan
  22. Babe by Dick King- Smith
  23. Gidget by Frederick Kohner
  24. Stuart Little by E. B. White
  25. The Art of War by Sun Tzu
  26. The Fall of the Athenian Empire by Donald Kagan
  27. The Outbreak of the Peloponnesian War by Donald Kagan
  28. The Peace of Nicias and the Sicilian Expedition by Donald Kagan
  29. Eloise by Kay Thompson
  30. Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
  31. Mutiny On The Bounty by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall
  32. The Great Gatsby by F.Scott Fitzgerald
  33. Europe Through the Back Door, 2003 by Rick Steves
  34. Myra Waldo’s Travel and Motoring Guide to Europe, 1978 by Myra Waldo
  35. Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich
  36. Selected Hotels of Europe
  37. The Rough Guide to Europe, 2003 Edition
  38. Encyclopedia Brown: Boy Detective by Donald J. Sobol
  39. The Fellowship Of The Ring: Lord Of The Ring – Book 1 by J.R.R. Tolkien
  40. The Holy Barbarians by Lawrence Lipton
  41. Walt Disney’s Bambi (Based on Original Story by Felix Salten) by Felix Salten
  42. Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women by Susan Faludi
  43. I’m With the Band by Pamela Des Barres
  44. The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe
  45. Eleanor Roosevelt by Blanche Wiesen Cook
  46. One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  47. Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi


Sesong 4

  1. Atonement by Ian McEwan
  2. Snows of Kilimanjaro by Ernest Hemingway
  3. Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  4. The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
  5. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
  6. 1984 by George Orwell
  7. Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them by Al Franken
  8. The Gnostic Gospels by Elaine Pagels
  9. The Crimson Petal and the White by Michel Faber
  10. The Price of Loyalty: George W. Bush, the White House, and the Education of Paul O’Neill by Ron Suskind
  11. The Trial by Franz Kafka


Sesong 5

  1. Say Goodbye to Daisy Miller by Henry James
  2. A Room With a View by E.M. Forster
  3. Roman Holiday by Edith Wharton
  4. The DaVinci Code by Dan Brown
  5. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon
  6. The Naked and the Dead by Norman Mailer
  7. Less than Zero by Bret Easton Ellis
  8. My Lai 4: A Report on the Massacre and Its Aftermath by Seymour M. Hersh
  9. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers
  10. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
  11. Demons by Fyodor Dostoevsky; translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky
  12. Pushkin: A Biography by T.J. Binyon
  13. Ethics by Spinoza


Sesong 6

  1. Beowulf: A New Verse Translation by Seamus Heaney
  2. Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt
  3. Deenie by Beverly Cleary
  4. It takes a Village by Hillary Clinton
  5. Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman
  6. The Gospel According to Judy Bloom
  7. Robert’s Rules of Order by Henry Robert
  8. The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion
  9. The DaVinci Code by Dan Brown
  10. The New Way Things Work by David Macaulay


Sesong 7

  1. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
  2. The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan
  3. Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White
  4. The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism by William E. Cain, Laurie A. Finke, Barbara E. Johnson, John P. McGowan, Jeffrey L. Williams, Vincent B. Leitch
  5. R is for Ricochet by Sue Grafton
  6. S is for Silence by Sue Grafton
  7. A Monetary History of the United States by Milton Friedman
  8. Eva Luna by Isabel Allende
  9. Gender Trouble by Judith Butler
  10. The Vanishing Newspaper by Phillip Meyers
  11. Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich



  1. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
  2. A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway
  3. As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
  4. Bitch In Praise of Difficult Women by Elizabeth Wurtzel
  5. Complete Stories by Dorothy Parker
  6. Daughter of Fortune by Isabelle Allende
  7. Everything Is Illuminated by Jonathan Safran Foer
  8. Fahrenheit 9/11 by Michael Moore
  9. George W. Bushisms : The Slate Book of The Accidental Wit and Wisdom of our 43rd
  10. President by Jacob Weisberg
  11. House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III
  12. Iron Weed by William J. Kennedy
  13. Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly by Anthony Bourdain
  14. Lady Chatterley’s Lover by D.H. Lawrence
  15. Living History by Hillary Rodham Clinton
  16. Monsieur Proust by Celeste Albaret
  17. Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens
  18. Pigs at the Trough by Arianna Huffington
  19. Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
  20. Sanctuary by William Faulkner
  21. Sexus by Henry Miller
  22. Social Origins of Dictatorship and Democracy: Lord and Peasant in the Making of the
  23. Modern World by Barrington Moore
  24. The Canterbery Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
  25. The Good Soilder by Ford Maddox Ford
  26. The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
  27. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
  28. The Second Sex by Simone De Beauvoir
  29. The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides
  30. Velvet Underground’s The Velvet Underground and Nico (Thirty Three and a Third series) by Joe Harvard