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Sacred Hoops : Spiritual Lessons of a Hardwood Warrior (1995) - Hugh Delehanty (-) - Phil Jackson (-)  (Grade:C+)

Saddam: King of Terror (2002) - Con Coughlin (-)  (Grade:A)

The Sailor who Fell from the Grace with the Sea (1963) - Yukio Mishima (1925-1970)  (Grade:C)

Salvador (1983) - Joan Didion (1934-)  (Grade:C)

The Samaritan's Secret (Omar Yussef Mysteries) (2010) - Matthew Beynon Rees (1967-)  (Grade:A-)

The Samurai (1980) - Shusaku Endo (1923-1996)  (Grade:A)

The Sand Pebbles (1962) - Richard McKenna (1913-1964)  (Grade:A+)

Sandman: a Jean Louis St-Cyr and Hermann Kohler Investigation (1996) - J. [Joseph] Robert Janes (1935-)  (Grade:B)

The Sands of Karakorum (1953) - James Ramsey Ullman (-)  (Grade:A+)

Satchmo: The Genius of Louis Armstrong (1988) - Gary Giddins (03/21/1948-)  (Grade:A+)

A Savage Place (1981) - Robert B. Parker (1932-)  (Grade:A)

Saving Graces: Sojourns of a Backyard Biologist (1991) - Roger B. Swain (02/05/1949-)  (Grade:A-)

The Scalpel and the Butterfly : The War Between Animal Research and Animal Protection (2000) - Deborah Rudacille (-)  (Grade:C+)

Schindler's List (1982) - Thomas Keneally (-)  (Grade:A)

Scoop (1937) - Evelyn Waugh (1903-1966)  (Grade:B+)

The Screwtape Letters (1943) - C.S. Lewis (1898-1963)  (Grade:A+)

The Sculptress (1993) - Minette Walters (-)  (Grade:C+)

Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, the U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 (2003) - Nathaniel Philbrick (-)  (Grade:A)

The Sea Wolf (1904) - Jack London (1876-1916)  (Grade:A-)

The Searchers (1954) - Alan Le May (-)  (Grade:A+)

Seasons In Hell: With Billy Martin, Whitey Herzog and 'the Worst Baseball Teams in History' - The 1973-1975 Texas Rangers (1996) - Mike Shropshire (-)  (Grade:C-)

The Secret Agent (1907) - Joseph Conrad (1857-1924)  (Grade:B)

The Secret Garden (1911) - Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849-1924)  (Grade:A)

The Secret History (1992) - Donna Tartt (1963-)  (Grade:A-)

Secret Mission to Bangkok (1960) - Francis van Wyck Mason (11/11/1901-08/28/1978)  (Grade:B+)

Seeking Whom He May Devour (1999) - Fred Vargas (1957-)  (Grade:A)

Selected Poems of Edward Arlington Robinson () - Edwin Arlington Robinson (12/22/1869-04/05/1935)  (Grade:C+)

Selected Stories (1988) - Andre Dubus (1936-1999)  (Grade:A)

The Sentinel (1951) - Arthur C. Clarke (1917-)  (Grade:A)

A Separate Peace (1960) - John Knowles (1926-)  (Grade:C+)

Sergeant Lamb's America (1940) - Robert Graves (1895-1985)  (Grade:B+)

Serpico (1973) - Peter Maas (1929-2001)  (Grade:A)

The Setup Man (2014) - T. T. Monday (-)  (Grade:B)

Seven Days to the Sea: an Epic Novel of The Exodus (2006) - Rebecca Kohn (October 1958-)  (Grade:A-)

The Seven Fat Years: And How To Do It Again (1992) - Robert L. Bartley (-)  (Grade:B+)

The Seven Sins of Memory : How the Mind Forgets and Remembers (2001) - Daniel L. Schacter (-)  (Grade:B)

The Shack (2007) - William Paul Young (05/11/1955-)  (Grade:C)

The Shadow of the Panther: Huey Newton and the Price of Black Power in America (1994) - Hugh Pearson (-)  (Grade:B)

The Shadow of the Wind (2001) - Carlos Ruiz Zafon (09/25/1964-)  (Grade:B-)

Shakespeare's Language (2000) - Frank Kermode (11/29/1919-08/17/2010)  (Grade:A-)

Shane (1949) - Jack Warner Schaefer (-)  (Grade:A+)

The Shape of Water (1994) - Andrea Camilleri (1925-)  (Grade:A-)

Sharpe's Rifles: Richard Sharpe and the French Invasion of Galicia, January 1809 (1998) - Bernard Cornwell (1944-)  (Grade:A)

The Shawl (1989) - Cynthia Ozick (1928-)  (Grade:B)

Shelley's Heart (1995) - Charles McCarry (1930-)  (Grade:A)

The Sheltering Sky (1949) - Paul Bowles (1910-1999)  (Grade:D)

The Shepherd (1975) - Frederick Forsyth (08/25/1938-)  (Grade:A)

The Shield of Achilles (2002) - Philip Bobbitt (07/22/1948 -)  (Grade:A-)

The Shipping News (1993) - E. Annie Proulx (1935-)  (Grade:C-)

Shoeless Joe (1982) - W. P. Kinsella (-)  (Grade:A+)

Shooting War (2007) - Anthony Lappe (-) - Dan Goldman (11/05/1974-)  (Grade:C-)

The Shootist (1975) - Glendon F. Swarthout (04/08/1918-09/23/1992)  (Grade:A+)

Shopgirl: A Novella (2000) - Steve Martin (1945-)  (Grade:C)

A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian : A Novel (2005) - Marina Lewycka (1946-)  (Grade:B+)

Shrek! (1990) - William Steig (1907-)  (Grade:A)

A Shropshire Lad () - A. E. Housman (1859-1936)  (Grade:B+)

Siberian Light (1997) - Robin White (-)  (Grade:B+)

Silas Marner: The Weaver of Raveloe (1861) - George Eliot (1819-1880)  (Grade:A)

Silence of the Grave: A Reykjavik Thriller (2006) - Arnaldur Indridason (01/08/1961-)  (Grade:A)

Silent Coup: The Removal of a President (1991) - Robert Gettlin (-) - Len Colodny (-)  (Grade:C+)

The Silent Man (2009) - Alex Berenson (-)  (Grade:A)

Silent Spring (1962) - Rachel Carson (1907-1964)  (Grade:F)

Silver: My Own Tale as Written by Me with a Goodly Amount of Murder (2008) - Edward Chupack (-)  (Grade:B)

A Simple Plan (1993) - Scott Smith (-)  (Grade:C+)

Sins of the Assassin (2008) - Robert Ferrigno (-)  (Grade:A)

The Sins of the Fathers (1976) - Lawrence Block (06/24/1938-)  (Grade:A-)

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (14th Century) - Anonymous (-)  (Grade:A+)

Sister Carrie (1900) - Theodore Dreiser (1871-1945)  (Grade:F)

Six Characters in Search of an Author (1921) - Luigi Pirandello (1867-1936)  (Grade:C+)

Six Degrees of Paris Hilton: Inside the Sex Tapes, Scandals, and Shakedowns of the New Hollywood (2009) - Marc Ebner (1959-)  (Grade:C+)

Six Degrees of Separation (1990) - John Guare (02/05/1938-)  (Grade:C)

The Skeleton's Knee: A Joe Gunther Mystery Novel (1993) - Archer Mayor (-)  (Grade:B)

Slaughterhouse-Five (1969) - Kurt Vonnegut (1922-)  (Grade:C)

Slouching Towards Bethlehem (1968) - Joan Didion (1934-)  (Grade:A+)

Smart Mobs: The Next Social Revolution (2002) - Howard Rheingold (-)  (Grade:B)

Smiling Through the Cultural Catastrophe: Toward the Revival of Higher Education (2001) - Jeffrey Peter Hart (1930-)  (Grade:A-)

Snow Falling on Cedars (1994) - David Guterson (1956-)  (Grade:C-)

The Snow Goose (1941) - Paul Gallico (07/26/1897-07/15/1976)  (Grade:A)

Snow in August (1997) - Pete Hamill (-)  (Grade:A)

The Social Contract (1762) - Jean Jacques Rousseau (-)  (Grade:F)

Solaris (1961) - Stanislaw Lem (1921-)  (Grade:B+)

The Moon of Skulls (1930) - Robert Ervin Howard (01/22/1906-06/11/1936)  (Grade:A+)

Solomon vs. Lord (2005) - Paul Levine (-)  (Grade:A)

Something Wicked This Way Comes (1962) - Ray Bradbury (08/22/1920-06/05/2012)  (Grade:A)

The Son of Laughter (1993) - Frederick Buechner (1926-)  (Grade:B)

The Song of Bernadette (1941) - Franz Werfel (1890-1945)  (Grade:A+)

Songs from Bialik: Selected Poems of Hayim Nahman Bialik (2000) - Hayim Nahman Bialik (1873-1934)  (Grade:A)

Sons and Lovers (1913) - D.H. Lawrence (1885-1930)  (Grade:D)

Sophie's Choice (1979) - William Styron (1925-)  (Grade:C)

The Sorrow of War (1991) - Bao Ninh (10/18/1952-)  (Grade:C)

The Soul of Battle : From Ancient Times to the Present Day, How Three Great Liberators Vanquished Tyranny (1999) - Victor Davis Hanson (-)  (Grade:A+)

The Sound and the Fury (1929) - William Faulkner (1897-1962)  (Grade:F)

Sounder (1969) - William H. Armstrong (1914-1999)  (Grade:A)

South Park Conservatives : The Revolt Against Liberal Media Bias (2005) - Brian C. Anderson (1961-)  (Grade:A)

The Sparrow (1996) - Mary Doria Russell (-)  (Grade:B+)

Spartacus (1951) - Howard Fast (11/11/1914-03/12/2003)  (Grade:C+)

Speak, Memory : An Autobiography Revisited (1966) - Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977)  (Grade:A)

Special Providence: American Foreign Policy and How It Changed the World (2001) - Walter Russell Mead (-)  (Grade:B+)

The Speed Queen (1997) - Stewart O'Nan (-)  (Grade:A+)

Spies of the Balkans (2010) - Alan Furst (02/20/1941-)  (Grade:B)

The Spire (1964) - William Golding (1911-1993)  (Grade:C+)

The Spirit of St. Louis (1953) - Charles A. Lindbergh (1902-1974)  (Grade:A+)

The Spook Who Sat by the Door (1969) - Sam Greenlee (-)  (Grade:C+)

The Sportswriter (1986) - Richard Ford (1944-)  (Grade:C)

The Spy Who Came in From the Cold (1963) - John Le Carré (1931-)  (Grade:A)

St. Petersburg (1913) - Andrey Bely (1880-1934)  (Grade:B)

Stained Glass: A Blackford Oakes Novel (1978) - William F. Buckley, Jr. (1925-)  (Grade:A+)

The Stars My Destination (1956) - Alfred Bester (1913-1987)  (Grade:A)

Starship Troopers (1959) - Robert A. Heinlein (07/07/1907-1988)  (Grade:B+)

State of Fear (2004) - Michael Crichton (10/23/1942-)  (Grade:B-)

The Statement (1996) - Brian Moore (1921-1999)  (Grade:A)

Staying On (1977) - Paul Scott (1920-1978)  (Grade:A-)

Steps (1968) - Jerzy Kosinski (1933-1991)  (Grade:D+)

The Stinky Cheese Man and Other Fairly Stupid Tales (1992) - Jon Scieszka (1954-)  (Grade:A)

The Stolen Child (2006) - Keith Donohue (-)  (Grade:B)

The Stone Raft (1986) - Jose Saramago (1922-)  (Grade:D+)

Stones from the River (1994) - Ursula Hegi (1946-)  (Grade:D)

Storied Stadiums : Baseball's History Through Its Ballparks (2001) - Curt Smith (-)  (Grade:C)

Stories and Poems of Rudyard Kipling () - Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936)  (Grade:A+)

The Stories of John Cheever (1975) - John Cheever (1912-1982)  (Grade:C+)

The Storm (1998) - Frederick Buechner (1926-)  (Grade:A)

The Story of John Henry () - Rabbit Ears Series (-)  (Grade:A+)

The Strange Career of Jim Crow (1955) - C. Vann Woodward (1908-)  (Grade:B)

Strange Days Indeed: The 1970s: The Golden Days of Paranoia (2009) - Francis Wheen (01/22/1957-)  (Grade:B-)

The Strange Death of American Liberalism (2002) - H. W. Brands (-)  (Grade:B-)

The Strange Death of Liberal England (1935) - George Dangerfield (1904-1986)  (Grade:A-)

Strange Victory : Hitler's Conquest of France (2000) - Ernest May (-)  (Grade:B+)

The Stranger (1946) - Albert Camus (1913-1960)  (Grade:C+)

Strangers on a Train (1950) - Patricia Highsmith (01/19/1921-1995)  (Grade:A-)

Strike Three, You're Dead (1984) - Richard Dean Rosen (1949-)  (Grade:A)

Strip Cuts (2000) - David Drayer (-)  (Grade:B+)

The Stripping of the Altars : Traditional Religion in England (1992) - Eamon Duffy (1947-)  (Grade:A)

The Structure of Scientific Revolutions (1962) - Thomas S. Kuhn (1929-1996)  (Grade:A)

Studs Lonigan [Young Lonigan (1932), The Young Manhood of Studs Lonigan (1934),and Judgement Day (1935)] () - James T. Farrell (1904-1979)  (Grade:D)

Stupid Like a CEO (05/10/2002) - Orrin Corson Judd (12/02/1961-)  (Grade:F)

Suez (1966) - Hugh Thomas (1931-)  (Grade:B+)

Sugartown : Amos Walker Mysteries (1984) - Loren D. Estleman (1952-)  (Grade:A+)

Summer for the Gods: The Scopes Trial and America's Continuing Debate over Science and Religion (1998) - Edward John Larson (-)  (Grade:A+)

A Summons to Memphis (1986) - Peter Taylor (1917-1994)  (Grade:D+)

The Sun Also Rises (1926) - Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961)  (Grade:C-)

The Sundial (1956) - Shirley Jackson (1919-1965)  (Grade:B-)

Super-Detective Flip Book: Two Complete Novels (November 1940/March 1943) - John Grange (-)  (Grade:C)

Supreme Command: Soldiers, Statesmen and Leadership in Wartime (2002) - Eliot A. Cohen (-)  (Grade:A-)

Surprised by Joy : The Shape of My Early Life (1955) - C.S. Lewis (1898-1963)  (Grade:A)

Surprised by Sin: The Reader in Paradise Lost (1967) - Stanley Eugene Fish (1938-)  (Grade:B)

Surviving Galeras (2001) - Stanley Williams (1952-) - Fen Montaigne (1952-)  (Grade:B-)

Swag (1976) - Elmore Leonard (1925-)  (Grade:A)

Swann's Way (1913) - Marcel Proust (1871-1922)  (Grade:D+)

The Sweet Smell of Psychosis : A Novella (1996) - Will Self (-)  (Grade:B)

Sweet Soul Music: Rhythm and Blues and the Southern Dream of Freedom () - Peter Guralnick (-)  (Grade:A+)

The Swiss Family Robinson or Adventures on a Desert Island (1814) - Johann David Wyss (1781-1830)  (Grade:B-)

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble (1969) - William Steig (1907-)  (Grade:A)