The Book List

  1. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess (1962)
  2. A Tale Of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
  3. Animal Farm by George Orwell
  4. Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
  5. The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exuper
  6. The Stranger by Albert Camus
  7. The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  8. Mort by Terry Pratchett
  9. The Magic Faraway Tree by Enid Blyton
  10. And Then there were None by Agatha Christie
  11. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (1960)
  12. Beloved by Toni Morrison
  13. Waiting for the Mahatma by RK Narayan
  14. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
  15. The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins (1868)
  16. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  17. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  18. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  19. Of Human Bondage by W Somerset Maugham
  20. The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins (1868)
  21. Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K Jerome
  22. My Name Is Red by Orhan Pamuk
  23. The Wind up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
  24. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kessey
  25. 1984 by George Orwell
  26. A Bend in the River by VS Naipaul
  27. A Passage to India by EM Forster
  28. A Single Man by Christopher Isherwood
  29. All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren
  30. Amongst Women by John McGahern
  31. An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro
  32. As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
  33. At Swim-Two-Birds by Flann O’Brien
  34. Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler
  35. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
  36. Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons
  37. David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
  38. Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant by Anne Tyler
  39. Far From The Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
  40. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos
  41. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
  42. Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson
  43. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
  44. Joy in the Morning by PG Wodehouse
  45. Kane And Abel by Jeffery Archer
  46. Little Women by Louis May Alcott
  47. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
  48. Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  49. Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis
  50. Middlemarch by George Eliot
  51. Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie
  52. Moby-Dick by Herman Melville
  53. Money: A Suicide Note by Martin Amis
  54. Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
  55. Murphy by Samuel Beckett
  56. Nightmare Abbey by Thomas Love Peacock
  57. Of Human Bondage by W Somerset Maugham
  58. Of Mice And Men by John Steinbeck
  59. On the Road by Jack Kerouac
  60. Party Going by Henry Green
  61. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  62. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
  63. Scoop by Evelyn Waugh
  64. Sybil by Benjamin Disraeli
  65. The Adventures of Augie March by Saul Bellow
  66. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
  67. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
  68. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  69. The Call of the Wild by Jack London
  70. The Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger
  71. The Dream of the Red Chamber by Cao Xueqin
  72. The End of the Affair by Graham Greene
  73. The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing
  74. The Good Soldier by Ford Madox Ford
  75. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
  76. The Heat of the Day by Elizabeth Bowen
  77. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  78. The Home and the World by Rabindranath Tagore
  79. The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett
  80. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe
  81. The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
  82. The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan
  83. The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane
  84. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  85. The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan
  86. The Trial by Franz Kafka
  87. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
  88. Under the Net by Iris Murdoch
  89. Vanity Fair by William Thackeray
  90. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
  91. Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
  92. Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
  93. The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
  94. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  95. Watchmen by Alen Moore
  96. Herzog by Saul Bellow
  97. Loving by Henry Green
  98. Light in August in William Faulkner
  99. Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret by July Blume
  100. The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
  101. The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
  102. White Teeth by Zadie Smith