"1984" by George Orwell
– A dystopian classic that examines the consequences of a totalitarian regime on individual freedom, truth, and the power of language.
"The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald
– Set in the Roaring Twenties, this novel delves into the American Dream, wealth, and the illusions of success.
"One Hundred Years of Solitude" by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
– A magical realist masterpiece that follows the Buendía family through several generations, offering a rich tapestry of Latin American history and culture.
"To the Lighthouse" by Virginia Woolf
– A modernist classic that explores the complexities of human relationships, the passage of time, and the nature of memory.