So here is a list of the favorites all on their own:

  1. Theodor W. Adorno: Minima Moralia: Reflections From Damaged Life
  2. Alain-Fournier: Le Grand Meaulnes
  3. Benedict Anderson: Imagined Communities
  4. Perry Anderson: Passages From Antiquity To Feudalism
  5. Miguel Angel Asturias: El Senor Presidente
  6. Paul Auster: In the Country of Last Things
  7. Honore de Balzac: Eugenie Grandet
  8. Honore de Balzac: Father Goriot
  9. Honore de Balzac: Lost Illusions
  10. Herman Bang: Stuk
  11. Brian Barry: Culture & Equality
  12. Anthony Bourdain: Les Halles Cookbook
  13. Karin Boye: Kallocain
  14. Robert Byron: The Road to Oxiana
  15. Italo Calvino: If On a Winter's Night a Traveller
  16. Peter Carey: Oscar and Lucinda
  17. Alejo Carpentier: Explosion in a Cathedral
  18. John le Carre: The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
  19. Michael Chabon: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay
  20. David Chang: Momofuku
  21. Eleanor Clark: The Oysters of Locmariaquer
  22. Susanna Clarke: Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell
  23. Susanna Clarke: Piranesi
  24. Joseph Conrad: Nostromo
  25. Jim Crace: Arcadia
  26. Jim Crace: The Gift of Stones
  27. Charles Dickens: Bleak House
  28. Charles Dickens: David Copperfield
  29. Charles Dickens: Great Expectations
  30. Fyodor Dostoevsky: Crime and Punishment
  31. Fyodor Dostoevsky: The Brothers Karamazov
  32. Barbara Ehrenreich: Nickel and Dimed - On (Not) Getting By in America
  33. James Ellroy: The first LA quartet
  34. J. G. Farrell: The Empire Trilogy
  35. Mark Fisher: Capitalist Realism
  36. F. Scott Fitzgerald: Tender is the Night
  37. F. Scott Fitzgerald: The Great Gatsby
  38. Gustave Flaubert: Madame Bovary
  39. Neil Gaiman: American Gods
  40. Günter Grass: The Tin Drum
  41. David Guterson: Snow Falling on Cedars
  42. Knut Hamsun : Hunger
  43. Thorkild Hansen: Arabia Felix - The Danish Expedition of 1761-1767
  44. William Heinesen: De fortabte spillemænd
  45. Joseph Heller: Catch-22
  46. Mark Helprin: Winter's Tale
  47. Ernest Hemingway: A Moveable Feast
  48. Ernest Hemingway: The Sun Also Rises
  49. J. P. Jacobsen: Digte og Udkast
  50. J. P. Jacobsen: Niels Lyhne
  51. Roy Jacobsen: The Unseen
  52. C L R James: The Black Jacobins
  53. Johannes V. Jensen: Kongens Fald
  54. Franz Kafka: The Castle
  55. Daniel Kehlmann: Tyll
  56. Jack Kerouac: On the Road
  57. H. D. F. Kitto: The Greeks
  58. Tom Kristensen: Hærværk
  59. Philip Larkin: Collected Poems
  60. Halldor Laxness: Iceland's Bell
  61. Jonathan Lethem: Fortress of Solitude
  62. Primo Levi: Survival in Auschwitz
  63. Federico Garcia Lorca: De døde har vinger af mos
  64. Henning Mankell: The Wallander series
  65. Hilary Mantel: Wolf Hall trilogy
  66. Gabriel Garcia Marquez: One Hundred Years of Solitude
  67. Cormac McCarthy: Blood Meridian
  68. Patrick McGrath: Spider
  69. William McIlvanney: Laidlaw
  70. Patrick Modiano: Missing Person
  71. Elsa Morante: History
  72. Haruki Murakami: Norwegian Wood
  73. Michael Ondaatje: In the Skin of a Lion
  74. Nicholas Ostler: Empires of the Word: A Language History of the World
  75. Jakob Paludan: Jørgen Stein
  76. Henrik Pontoppidan: De dødes rige
  77. Jan Potocki: The Manuscript Found in Saragossa
  78. Ian Rankin: The Rebus books
  79. Klaus Rifbjerg: Den Kroniske Uskyld
  80. Philip Roth: American Pastoral
  81. J. D. Salinger: The Catcher in the Rye
  82. Ole Sarvig: Den Sene Dag
  83. Hans Egede Schack: Phantasterne
  84. W. G. Sebald: The Rings of Saturn
  85. Jens Smærup Sørensen: Mærkedage
  86. August Strindberg: Det røde værelse
  87. Donna Tartt: The Goldfinch
  88. E. P. Thompson: The Making of the English Working Class
  89. Søren Ulrik Thomsen: City Slang & Ukendt under den samme måne
  90. Søren Ulrik Thomsen: Nye Digte
  91. Rupert Thomson: The Five Gates of Hell
  92. Olga Tokarczuk: The Books of Jacob
  93. Leo Tolstoy: Anna Karenina
  94. Leo Tolstoy: War and Peace
  95. John Kennedy Toole: A Confederacy of Dunces
  96. Colson Whitehead: Harlem Shuffle
  97. John Williams: Stoner
  98. Carlos Ruiz Zafon: Cemetery of Forgotten Books 1-4