30-31 out of 100 How About You???

The BBC believes most people will have only read 6 books from this list. Copy the list into your own note. Look at the list and put an ‘x’ after those you have read. Delete ‘x’ from any you have not read. Post the number you have read in the note title.

  1. Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen X
  2. The Lord of the Rings – JRR Tolkien   Tried and couldn’t finish.
  3. Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte X .
  4. Harry Potter series – JK Rowling
  5. To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee X
  6. The Bible X
  7. Wuthering Heights – Emily Bronte
  8. Nineteen Eighty Four – George Orwell
  9. His Dark Materials – Philip Pullman
  10. Great Expectations – Charles Dickens
  11. Little Women – Louisa M Alcott X
  12. Tess of the D’Urbervilles – Thomas Hardy
  13. Catch 22 – Joseph Heller
  14. Complete Works of Shakespeare
  15. Rebecca – Daphne Du Maurier
  16. The Hobbit – JRR Tolkien Tried and couldn’t finish.
  17. Birdsong – Sebastian Faulk
  18. Catcher in the Rye – JD Salinger
  19. The Time Traveller’s Wife
  20. Middlemarch – George Eliot
  21. Gone With The Wind – Margaret Mitchell X
  22. The Great Gatsby – F Scott Fitzgerald Tried and couldn’t finish.
  23. Bleak House – Charles Dickens
  24. War and Peace – Leo Tolstoy
  25. The Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams
  26. Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh
  27. Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  28. Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck
  29. Alice in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll  Tried and couldn’t finish.
  30. The Wind in the Willows – Kenneth Grahame X
  31. Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy X
  32. David Copperfield – Charles Dickens
  33. Chronicles of Narnia – CS Lewis X 
  34.  Emma – Jane Austen
  35. Persuasion – Jane Austen
  36. The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe – CS Lewis X
  37. The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini
  38. Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis De Bernieres
  39. Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Golden X
  40. Winnie the Pooh – AA Milne X
  41. Animal Farm – George Orwell X
  42. The Da Vinci Code – Dan Brown
  43. One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  44. A Prayer for Owen Meaney – John Irving
  45. The Woman in White – Wilkie Collins
  46. Anne of Green Gables – LM Montgomery X
  47. Far From The Madding Crowd – Thomas Hardy
  48. The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood
  49. Lord of the Flies – William Golding X
  50. Atonement – Ian McEwan
  51. Life of Pi – Yann Martel X
  52. Dune – Frank Herbert 
  53.  Cold Comfort Farm – Stella Gibbons
  54. Sense and Sensibility – Jane Austen X
  55. A Suitable Boy – Vikram Seth
  56. The Shadow of the Wind – Carlos Ruiz Zafon
  57. A Tale Of Two Cities – Charles Dickens 
  58.  Brave New World – Aldous Huxley X
  59. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time – Mark Haddon
  60. Love In The Time Of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  61. Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck X
  62. Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov
  63. The Secret History – Donna Tartt 
  64.  The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold 
  65.  Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumas 
  66.  On The Road – Jack Kerouac
  67.  Jude the Obscure – Thomas Hardy
  68.  Bridget Jones’s Diary – Helen Fielding 
  69.  Midnight’s Children – Salman Rushdie
  70. Moby Dick – Herman Melville 
  71.  Oliver Twist – Charles Dickens X 
  72.  Dracula – Bram Stoker 
  73.  The Secret Garden – Frances Hodgson Burnett Tried and couldn’t finish.
  74.  Notes From A Small Island – Bill Bryson 
  75.  Ulysses – James Joyce 
  76.  The Inferno – Dante
  77. Swallows and Amazons – Arthur Ransome
  78.  Germinal – Emile Zola
  79.  Vanity Fair – William Makepeace Thackeray
  80.  Possession – AS Byatt 
  81.  A Christmas Carol – Charles Dickens X 
  82.  Cloud Atlas – David Mitchell 
  83.  The Color Purple – Alice Walker  Tried and couldn’t finish.
  84.  The Remains of the Day – Kazuo Ishiguro
  85.  Madame Bovary – Gustave Flaubert 
  86.  A Fine Balance – Rohinton Mistry
  87.  Charlotte’s Web – EB White X
  88. The Five People You Meet In Heaven – Mitch AlbomX
  89. Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle X
  90. The Faraway Tree Collection – Enid Blyton
  91. Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad
  92. The Little Prince – Antoine De Saint-ExuperyX
  93.  The Wasp Factory – Iain Banks
  94. Watership Down – Richard Adams X
  95. A Confederacy of Dunces – John Kennedy Toole
  96. A Town Like Alice – Nevil Shute X
  97. The Three Musketeers – Alexandre Dumas X
  98. Hamlet – William Shakespeare X
  99. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – Roald Dahl X
  100.  Les Miserables – Victor Hugo X
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