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. The Wind up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
  17. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kessey
  18. 1984 by George Orwell
  19. A Bend in the River by VS Naipaul (1979)
  20. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  21. A Passage to India by EM Forster (1924)
  22. A Single Man by Christopher Isherwood (1964)
  23. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (1865)
  24. All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren (1946)
  25. Amongst Women by John McGahern (1990)
  26. An Artist of the Floating World by Kazuo Ishiguro (1986)
  27. As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner (1930)
  28. At Swim-Two-Birds by Flann O’Brien (1939)
  29. Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler (1988)
  30. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller (1961)
  31. Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons (1932)
  32. David Copperfield by Charles Dickens (1850)
  33. Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant by Anne Tyler
  34. Far From The Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
  35. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos (1925)
  36. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad (1899)
  37. Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson (1981)
  38. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë (1847)
  39. Joy in the Morning by PG Wodehouse (1946)
  40. Kane And Abel by Jeffery Archer
  41. Little Women by Louis May Alcott
  42. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov (1955)
  43. Lord of the Flies by William Golding (1954)
  44. Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis
  45. Middlemarch by George Eliot (1871-2)
  46. Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie (1981)
  47. Moby-Dick by Herman Melville (1851)
  48. Money: A Suicide Note by Martin Amis (1984)
  49. Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf (1925)
  50. Murphy by Samuel Beckett (1938)
  51. My Name Is Red by Orhan Pamuk
  52. Nightmare Abbey by Thomas Love Peacock (1818)
  53. Of Human Bondage by W Somerset Maugham (1915)
  54. Of Mice And Men by John Steinbeck
  55. On the Road by Jack Kerouac (1957)
  56. Party Going by Henry Green (1939)
  57. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  58. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (1719)
  59. Scoop by Evelyn Waugh
  60. Sybil by Benjamin Disraeli (1845)
  61. The Adventures of Augie March by Saul Bellow (1953)
  62. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton (1920)
  63. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
  64. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath (1966)
  65. The Call of the Wild by Jack London (1903)
  66. The Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger (1951)
  67. The Dream of the Red Chamber by Cao Xueqin
  68. The End of the Affair by Graham Greene (1951)
  69. The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing (1962)
  70. The Good Soldier by Ford Madox Ford (1915)
  71. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck (1939)
  72. The Heat of the Day by Elizabeth Bowen (1948)
  73. The Help by Kathryn Stockett
  74. The Home and the World by Rabindranath Tagore
  75. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  76. The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett (1929)
  77. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe (1838)
  78. The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
  79. The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan (1678)
  80. The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane (1895)
  81. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne (1850)
  82. The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan (1915)
  83. The Trial by Franz Kafka
  84. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame (1908)
  85. Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K Jerome (1889)
  86. Under the Net by Iris Murdoch
  87. Vanity Fair by William Thackeray (1848)
  88. A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
  89. Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
  90. Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison (1977)
  91. The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
  92. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  93. Watchmen by Alen Moore
  94. Herzog by Saul Bellow
  95. Loving by Henry Green
  96. Light in August in William Faulkner
  97. Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret by July Blume
  98. The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood
  99. The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen
  100. White Teeth by Zadie Smith