Foucault's Pendulum is not nearly as interesting as The Name of the Rose. I was rather disappointed in it.
I like Luke's gospel best. He seemed to understand women better and mention them more, I imagine being a physician had something to do with it.
Well, how about book suggestions then? Shakespeare plays, poetry collections (e.g. Poe or Keats or the Brownings), books (including just plain enjoyable books, no seriousness totally necessary), the Great Books list, all are fair game.
Only stipulation is that it can't be rated M/adult, or porn, or anything out of lines with forum rules. It also has to be something someone can reasonably find in a library or bookstore. And it has to be something we can all read within a month with the assumption that we all have lives, so 1000 page tomes are not the best choice.