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Some kind of rebellion...

Carlos A. Palavicini Cham
 
The Grapes of Wrath
The Grapes of Wrath
"Steinbeck's masterpiece (even if almost all of his novels are as good as this one). No other writer, besides him and Haruki Murakami,  has depicted caracters so human."
The Moon is Down (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)
The Moon is Down (Penguin Great Books of the 20th Century)
"A great tale about courage and freedom. Steinbeck really explodes when dealing with real persons in real situations."
1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four
1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four
"Do I need to say something about this book? Everything about it can be defined in terms of strength."
Down and Out in Paris and London (Essential Penguin)
Down and Out in Paris and London (Essential Penguin)
"To begin with drink-getlaid-and-let-live literature, this is the way. Before Bukowsky and Easton Ellis, read this."
Factotum
Factotum
"Just a tale of a great loser, a genius inside a world of worms and deceptions (yet courageous)."
The Rules of Attraction (Vintage Contemporaries)
The Rules of Attraction (Vintage Contemporaries)
"Not as powerful as Bukowski, but BEE still manages to stick some kind of madness and teenager's delirium in our mind."
Slaughterhouse 5, or The Children's Crusade - A Duty-dance with Death
Slaughterhouse 5, or The Children's Crusade - A Duty-dance with Death
"A funny book about a not-that-funny subject. Supposedly, a tale of anti-war influence. Better to read it as a tale of childish destruction."
Catch-22
Catch-22
"The true anti-war book and one of the funniest readings I had."
The Catcher in the Rye
The Catcher in the Rye
"Everybody, I mean everybody identifies in one way or another with the main caracter in this book. A pure wonder!"
On the Road
On the Road
"Want to travel? Take this book and forget all you pretended to know till now about easy-riding."
Selected Poems (Penguin Poets)
Selected Poems (Penguin Poets)
"The greatest living english poet (by far)... I tried each thing, only some were immortal and free"
Stranger Music: Selected Poems and Songs
Stranger Music: Selected Poems and Songs
"Just a decent poet, but extremely powerful as a songwriter (and as a singer, by the way)."