This is a good list! Number seven is already on my nightstand for a reading challenge. And number twelve made me burst into tears at the end because I was so attached to his story. I also want to read Frankenstein.
Only read nine of these so far. I think The Glass Castle is next, thanks to my wonderful sister-in-law who is the perfect person to recommend a book. I wish I had her in my classroom to cater to the continual requests for good recommendations in the genre of (fill in the blank).