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Rated 3 points - posted 9 years ago by futuremedia in category Books.
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Catcher in the Rye Report Abuse
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On the Road Report Abuse
Written in a nonconformist prose, On the Road is about traveling and the American road trip, one of the hipster's favorite things to do.
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The Picture of Dorian Gray Report Abuse
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Report Abuse
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Lolita Report Abuse
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower Report Abuse
Hipsters can relate to this story about being misunderstood. It also is a homage to Catcher in the Rye and the narrator even makes lists based on other hipster books.
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Into the Wild Report Abuse
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The Stranger Report Abuse
A classic novel that hipsters can often be seen carrying due to its existential and philosophical themes. This is a book that has a lot of themes to discuss.
20 points - added 9 years ago by futuremedia - 1 comment
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who wrote it?
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Atlas Shrugged Report Abuse
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A Clockwork Orange Report Abuse
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Infinite Jest Report Abuse
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American Psycho Report Abuse
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Trainspotting Report Abuse
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Cat's Cradle Report Abuse
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Choke Report Abuse
Hipsters would have chosen Fight Club if it wasn't so popular. Often cited as Chuck Palahniuk's best work.
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Siddhartha Report Abuse
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The Wind Up Bird Chronicle Report Abuse
Haruki Murakami's novel that is loved by hipsters. It is written almost like a strange dream and is hard to understand completely due to it being riddled with symbolism.
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High Fidelity Report Abuse
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House of Leaves Report Abuse
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A Staggering Work of Heartbreaking Genius Report Abuse
I don't know any hipster that doesn't have this bull**** tome on their shelf.
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Post Office Report Abuse
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McSweeny's Issue 17 Report Abuse
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