Don’t be angry because we didn’t put Bukowski on the list. If you want to read “Women,” go for it, but these are books that have the power to shift your perspective, light your imagination, and perhaps give you a touch of needed sensitivity (if only for a few hours). This is by no means exhaustive, but it’s a good place to start. Plus we threw in two short story compilations, for any of you with severe ReADHD.
This book, which really does cover 100 years, covers each generation of the Buendía family as they're weighed down by past mistakes and spiral towards destruction. Quotable Life Advice: "One minute of reconciliation is worth more than a whole life of friendship."