The List List #1

Boy does the internet like a list. And boy, does the bookish internet love a book list. Here’s a round-up of recent books lists that caught our attention.

At Elle, 10 Books Taboo for Their Time

At Cracked, 6 Popular Children’s Books That Teach Kids Horrible Lessons

At The Guardian, Top Ten Literary Feuds

At Entrepreneur, 10 Insightful Books for Career Changers

At Publishers Weekly, 12 Famous Book Titles That Came From Poetry

At The Atlantic, 10 of the Most Precocious Authors in Literary History

At Book Page, The Top 20 Books of 2012 (so far)

At Flavorwire, The Top 10 LGBT Romances in Literature

At American Book Review, The 100 Best First Lines from Novels

At The Rumpus, An Index of Writers Who Got Started Later in Life