Can you imagine a world where you weren't ALLOWED to read? How about one where you were never taught how to read or write? The books on this list all explore the impact that books and literacy -- or the lack thereof -- can have on individuals and society.
The sledding hill–
Ella Minnow Pea : a Progressively Lipogrammatic Epistolary Fable–
In Search of Mockingbird–
Snow Falling in Spring : Coming of Age in China During the Cultural Revolution–
Push : a Novel–
Climbing the Stairs–