Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
This may be the greatest psychological thriller of all time.
Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
This is an American classic that challenges the sensibilities of middle class America.
About A Boy by Nick Hornby
A great story about love and life.
High Fidelity by Nick Hornby
Hornby is at his best painting a picture of the humor and sillines of love and relationships.