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Mad Men Summer Reading List

Flavorwire compiles your literary guide to the AMC show

Flavorwire has compiled a definitive summer reading list in honour of AMC's 1960s television series, Mad Men.

Season One
  • The Best of Everything — Rona Jaffe (1958)
  • Atlas Shrugged — Ayn Rand
  • Exodus — Leon Uris (1958)
  • Lady Chatterley’s Lover — D.H. Lawrence
  • Babylon Revisited and Other Stories — F. Scott Fitzgerald
Season Two
  • The Sound and the Fury — William Faulkner (1929)
  • Meditations in an Emergency — Frank O’Hara (1957)
  • Ship of Fools — Katherine Ann Porter (1962)
  • The Agony and the Ecstasy — Irving Stone (1961)
Season Three
  • Confessions of an Advertising Man — David Ogilvy (1963)
  • The Group — Mary McCarthy (1963)
  • The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire — Edward Gibbon (1776-1789)
Read the article: Judy Berman, 'The Definitive Mad Men Summer Reading List', Flavorwire, 22 July 2010

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