1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die – from Listology.com


  1. 2000s
  2. Never Let Me Go – Kazuo Ishiguro
  3. Saturday – Ian McEwan
  4. On Beauty – Zadie Smith
  5. Slow Man – J.M. Coetzee
  6. Adjunct: An Undigest – Peter Manson
  7. The Sea – John Banville
  8. The Red Queen – Margaret Drabble
  9. The Plot Against America – Philip Roth
  10. The Master – Colm Tóibín
  11. Vanishing Point – David Markson
  12. The Lambs of London – Peter Ackroyd
  13. Dining on Stones – Iain Sinclair
  14. Cloud Atlas – David Mitchell
  15. Drop City – T. Coraghessan Boyle
  16. The Colour – Rose Tremain
  17. Thursbitch – Alan Garner
  18. The Light of Day – Graham Swift
  19. What I Loved – Siri Hustvedt
  20. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time – Mark Haddon
  21. Islands – Dan Sleigh
  22. Elizabeth Costello – J.M. Coetzee
  23. London Orbital – Iain Sinclair
  24. Family Matters – Rohinton Mistry
  25. Fingersmith – Sarah Waters
  26. The Double – José Saramago
  27. Everything is Illuminated – Jonathan Safran Foer
  28. Unless – Carol Shields
  29. Kafka on the Shore – Haruki Murakami
  30. The Story of Lucy Gault – William Trevor
  31. That They May Face the Rising Sun – John McGahern
  32. In the Forest – Edna O’Brien
  33. Shroud – John Banville
  34. Middlesex – Jeffrey Eugenides
  35. Youth – J.M. Coetzee
  36. Dead Air – Iain Banks
  37. Nowhere Man – Aleksandar Hemon
  38. The Book of Illusions – Paul Auster
  39. Gabriel’s Gift – Hanif Kureishi
  40. Austerlitz – W.G. Sebald
  41. Platform – Michael Houellebecq
  42. Schooling – Heather McGowan
  43. Atonement – Ian McEwan
  44. The Corrections – Jonathan Franzen
  45. Don’t Move – Margaret Mazzantini
  46. The Body Artist – Don DeLillo
  47. Fury – Salman Rushdie
  48. At Swim, Two Boys – Jamie O’Neill
  49. Choke – Chuck Palahniuk
  50. Life of Pi – Yann Martel
  51. The Feast of the Goat – Mario Vargos Llosa
  52. An Obedient Father – Akhil Sharma
  53. The Devil and Miss Prym – Paulo Coelho
  54. Spring Flowers, Spring Frost – Ismail Kadare
  55. White Teeth – Zadie Smith
  56. The Heart of Redness – Zakes Mda
  57. Under the Skin – Michel Faber
  58. Ignorance – Milan Kundera
  59. Nineteen Seventy Seven – David Peace
  60. Celestial Harmonies – Péter Esterházy
  61. City of God – E.L. Doctorow
  62. How the Dead Live – Will Self
  63. The Human Stain – Philip Roth
  64. The Blind Assassin – Margaret Atwood
  65. After the Quake – Haruki Murakami
  66. Small Remedies – Shashi Deshpande
  67. Super-Cannes – J.G. Ballard
  68. House of Leaves – Mark Z. Danielewski
  69. Blonde – Joyce Carol Oates
  70. Pastoralia – George Saunders
  1. 1900s
  2. Timbuktu – Paul Auster
  3. The Romantics – Pankaj Mishra
  4. Cryptonomicon – Neal Stephenson
  5. As If I Am Not There – Slavenka Drakuli?
  6. Everything You Need – A.L. Kennedy
  7. Fear and Trembling – Amélie Nothomb
  8. The Ground Beneath Her Feet – Salman Rushdie
  9. Disgrace – J.M. Coetzee
  10. Sputnik Sweetheart – Haruki Murakami
  11. Elementary Particles – Michel Houellebecq
  12. Intimacy – Hanif Kureishi
  13. Amsterdam – Ian McEwan
  14. Cloudsplitter – Russell Banks
  15. All Souls Day – Cees Nooteboom
  16. The Talk of the Town – Ardal O’Hanlon
  17. Tipping the Velvet – Sarah Waters
  18. The Poisonwood Bible – Barbara Kingsolver
  19. Glamorama – Bret Easton Ellis
  20. Another World – Pat Barker
  21. The Hours – Michael Cunningham
  22. Veronika Decides to Die – Paulo Coelho
  23. Mason & Dixon – Thomas Pynchon
  24. The God of Small Things – Arundhati Roy
  25. Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Golden
  26. Great Apes – Will Self
  27. Enduring Love – Ian McEwan
  28. Underworld – Don DeLillo
  29. Jack Maggs – Peter Carey
  30. The Life of Insects – Victor Pelevin
  31. American Pastoral – Philip Roth
  32. The Untouchable – John Banville
  33. Silk – Alessandro Baricco
  34. Cocaine Nights – J.G. Ballard
  35. Hallucinating Foucault – Patricia Duncker
  36. Fugitive Pieces – Anne Michaels
  37. The Ghost Road – Pat Barker
  38. Forever a Stranger – Hella Haasse
  39. Infinite Jest – David Foster Wallace
  40. The Clay Machine-Gun – Victor Pelevin
  41. Alias Grace – Margaret Atwood
  42. The Unconsoled – Kazuo Ishiguro
  43. Morvern Callar – Alan Warner
  44. The Information – Martin Amis
  45. The Moor’s Last Sigh – Salman Rushdie
  46. Sabbath’s Theater – Philip Roth
  47. The Rings of Saturn – W.G. Sebald
  48. The Reader – Bernhard Schlink
  49. A Fine Balance – Rohinton Mistry
  50. Love’s Work – Gillian Rose
  51. The End of the Story – Lydia Davis
  52. Mr. Vertigo – Paul Auster
  53. The Folding Star – Alan Hollinghurst
  54. Whatever – Michel Houellebecq
  55. Land – Park Kyong-ni
  56. The Master of Petersburg – J.M. Coetzee
  57. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle – Haruki Murakami
  58. Pereira Declares: A Testimony – Antonio Tabucchi
  59. City Sister Silver – Jàchym Topol
  60. How Late It Was, How Late – James Kelman
  61. Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis de Bernieres
  62. Felicia’s Journey – William Trevor
  63. Disappearance – David Dabydeen
  64. The Invention of Curried Sausage – Uwe Timm
  65. The Shipping News – E. Annie Proulx
  66. Trainspotting – Irvine Welsh
  67. Birdsong – Sebastian Faulks
  68. Looking for the Possible Dance – A.L. Kennedy
  69. Operation Shylock – Philip Roth
  70. Complicity – Iain Banks
  71. On Love – Alain de Botton
  72. What a Carve Up! – Jonathan Coe
  73. A Suitable Boy – Vikram Seth
  74. The Stone Diaries – Carol Shields
  75. The Virgin Suicides – Jeffrey Eugenides
  76. The House of Doctor Dee – Peter Ackroyd
  77. The Robber Bride – Margaret Atwood
  78. The Emigrants – W.G. Sebald
  79. The Secret History – Donna Tartt
  80. Life is a Caravanserai – Emine Özdamar
  81. The Discovery of Heaven – Harry Mulisch
  82. A Heart So White – Javier Marias
  83. Possessing the Secret of Joy – Alice Walker
  84. Indigo – Marina Warner
  85. The Crow Road – Iain Banks
  86. Written on the Body – Jeanette Winterson
  87. Jazz – Toni Morrison
  88. The English Patient – Michael Ondaatje
  89. Smilla’s Sense of Snow – Peter Høeg
  90. The Butcher Boy – Patrick McCabe
  91. Black Water – Joyce Carol Oates
  92. The Heather Blazing – Colm Tóibín
  93. Asphodel – H.D. (Hilda Doolittle)
  94. Black Dogs – Ian McEwan
  95. Hideous Kinky – Esther Freud
  96. Arcadia – Jim Crace
  97. Wild Swans – Jung Chang
  98. American Psycho – Bret Easton Ellis
  99. Time’s Arrow – Martin Amis
  100. Mao II – Don DeLillo
  101. Typical – Padgett Powell
  102. Regeneration – Pat Barker
  103. Downriver – Iain Sinclair
  104. Señor Vivo and the Coca Lord – Louis de Bernieres
  105. Wise Children – Angela Carter
  106. Get Shorty – Elmore Leonard
  107. Amongst Women – John McGahern
  108. Vineland – Thomas Pynchon
  109. Vertigo – W.G. Sebald
  110. Stone Junction – Jim Dodge
  111. The Music of Chance – Paul Auster
  112. The Things They Carried – Tim O’Brien
  113. A Home at the End of the World – Michael Cunningham
  114. Like Life – Lorrie Moore
  115. Possession – A.S. Byatt
  116. The Buddha of Suburbia – Hanif Kureishi
  117. The Midnight Examiner – William Kotzwinkle
  118. A Disaffection – James Kelman
  119. Sexing the Cherry – Jeanette Winterson
  120. Moon Palace – Paul Auster
  121. Billy Bathgate – E.L. Doctorow
  122. Remains of the Day – Kazuo Ishiguro
  123. The Melancholy of Resistance – László Krasznahorkai
  124. The Temple of My Familiar – Alice Walker
  125. The Trick is to Keep Breathing – Janice Galloway
  126. The History of the Siege of Lisbon – José Saramago
  127. Like Water for Chocolate – Laura Esquivel
  128. A Prayer for Owen Meany – John Irving
  129. London Fields – Martin Amis
  130. The Book of Evidence – John Banville
  131. Cat’s Eye – Margaret Atwood
  132. Foucault’s Pendulum – Umberto Eco
  133. The Beautiful Room is Empty – Edmund White
  134. Wittgenstein’s Mistress – David Markson
  135. The Satanic Verses – Salman Rushdie
  136. The Swimming-Pool Library – Alan Hollinghurst
  137. Oscar and Lucinda – Peter Carey
  138. Libra – Don DeLillo
  139. The Player of Games – Iain M. Banks
  140. Nervous Conditions – Tsitsi Dangarembga
  141. The Long Dark Teatime of the Soul – Douglas Adams
  142. Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency – Douglas Adams
  143. The Radiant Way – Margaret Drabble
  144. The Afternoon of a Writer – Peter Handke
  145. The Black Dahlia – James Ellroy
  146. The Passion – Jeanette Winterson
  147. The Pigeon – Patrick Süskind
  148. The Child in Time – Ian McEwan
  149. Cigarettes – Harry Mathews
  150. The Bonfire of the Vanities – Tom Wolfe
  151. The New York Trilogy – Paul Auster
  152. World’s End – T. Coraghessan Boyle
  153. Enigma of Arrival – V.S. Naipaul
  154. The Taebek Mountains – Jo Jung-rae
  155. Beloved – Toni Morrison
  156. Anagrams – Lorrie Moore
  157. Matigari – Ngugi Wa Thiong’o
  158. Marya – Joyce Carol Oates
  159. Watchmen – Alan Moore & David Gibbons
  160. The Old Devils – Kingsley Amis
  161. Lost Language of Cranes – David Leavitt
  162. An Artist of the Floating World – Kazuo Ishiguro
  163. Extinction – Thomas Bernhard
  164. Foe – J.M. Coetzee
  165. The Drowned and the Saved – Primo Levi
  166. Reasons to Live – Amy Hempel
  167. The Parable of the Blind – Gert Hofmann
  168. Love in the Time of Cholera – Gabriel García Márquez
  169. Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit – Jeanette Winterson
  170. The Cider House Rules – John Irving
  171. A Maggot – John Fowles
  172. Less Than Zero – Bret Easton Ellis
  173. Contact – Carl Sagan
  174. The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood
  175. Perfume – Patrick Süskind
  176. Old Masters – Thomas Bernhard
  177. White Noise – Don DeLillo
  178. Queer – William Burroughs
  179. Hawksmoor – Peter Ackroyd
  180. Legend – David Gemmell
  181. Dictionary of the Khazars – Milorad Pavi?
  182. The Bus Conductor Hines – James Kelman
  183. The Year of the Death of Ricardo Reis – José Saramago
  184. The Lover – Marguerite Duras
  185. Empire of the Sun – J.G. Ballard
  186. The Wasp Factory – Iain Banks
  187. Nights at the Circus – Angela Carter
  188. The Unbearable Lightness of Being – Milan Kundera
  189. Blood and Guts in High School – Kathy Acker
  190. Neuromancer – William Gibson
  191. Flaubert’s Parrot – Julian Barnes
  192. Money: A Suicide Note – Martin Amis
  193. Shame – Salman Rushdie
  194. Worstward Ho – Samuel Beckett
  195. Fools of Fortune – William Trevor
  196. La Brava – Elmore Leonard
  197. Waterland – Graham Swift
  198. The Life and Times of Michael K – J.M. Coetzee
  199. The Diary of Jane Somers – Doris Lessing
  200. The Piano Teacher – Elfriede Jelinek
  201. The Sorrow of Belgium – Hugo Claus
  202. If Not Now, When? – Primo Levi
  203. A Boy’s Own Story – Edmund White
  204. The Color Purple – Alice Walker
  205. Wittgenstein’s Nephew – Thomas Bernhard
  206. A Pale View of Hills – Kazuo Ishiguro
  207. Schindler’s Ark – Thomas Keneally
  208. The House of the Spirits – Isabel Allende
  209. The Newton Letter – John Banville
  210. On the Black Hill – Bruce Chatwin
  211. Concrete – Thomas Bernhard
  212. The Names – Don DeLillo
  213. Rabbit is Rich – John Updike
  214. Lanark: A Life in Four Books – Alasdair Gray
  215. The Comfort of Strangers – Ian McEwan
  216. July’s People – Nadine Gordimer
  217. Summer in Baden-Baden – Leonid Tsypkin
  218. Broken April – Ismail Kadare
  219. Waiting for the Barbarians – J.M. Coetzee
  220. Midnight’s Children – Salman Rushdie
  221. Rites of Passage – William Golding
  222. Rituals – Cees Nooteboom
  223. Confederacy of Dunces – John Kennedy Toole
  224. City Primeval – Elmore Leonard
  225. The Name of the Rose – Umberto Eco
  226. The Book of Laughter and Forgetting – Milan Kundera
  227. Smiley’s People – John Le Carré
  228. Shikasta – Doris Lessing
  229. A Bend in the River – V.S. Naipaul
  230. Burger’s Daughter – Nadine Gordimer
  231. The Safety Net – Heinrich Böll
  232. If On a Winter’s Night a Traveler – Italo Calvino
  233. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams
  234. The Cement Garden – Ian McEwan
  235. The World According to Garp – John Irving
  236. Life: A User’s Manual – Georges Perec
  237. The Sea, The Sea – Iris Murdoch
  238. The Singapore Grip – J.G. Farrell
  239. Yes – Thomas Bernhard
  240. The Virgin in the Garden – A.S. Byatt
  241. In the Heart of the Country – J.M. Coetzee
  242. The Passion of New Eve – Angela Carter
  243. Delta of Venus – Anaïs Nin
  244. The Shining – Stephen King
  245. Dispatches – Michael Herr
  246. Petals of Blood – Ngugi Wa Thiong’o
  247. Song of Solomon – Toni Morrison
  248. The Hour of the Star – Clarice Lispector
  249. The Left-Handed Woman – Peter Handke
  250. Ratner’s Star – Don DeLillo
  251. The Public Burning – Robert Coover
  252. Interview With the Vampire – Anne Rice
  253. Cutter and Bone – Newton Thornburg
  254. Amateurs – Donald Barthelme
  255. Patterns of Childhood – Christa Wolf
  256. Autumn of the Patriarch – Gabriel García Márquez
  257. W, or the Memory of Childhood – Georges Perec
  258. A Dance to the Music of Time – Anthony Powell
  259. Grimus – Salman Rushdie
  260. The Dead Father – Donald Barthelme
  261. Fateless – Imre Kertész
  262. Willard and His Bowling Trophies – Richard Brautigan
  263. High Rise – J.G. Ballard
  264. Humboldt’s Gift – Saul Bellow
  265. Dead Babies – Martin Amis
  266. Correction – Thomas Bernhard
  267. Ragtime – E.L. Doctorow
  268. The Fan Man – William Kotzwinkle
  269. Dusklands – J.M. Coetzee
  270. The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum – Heinrich Böll
  271. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy – John Le Carré
  272. Breakfast of Champions – Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  273. Fear of Flying – Erica Jong
  274. A Question of Power – Bessie Head
  275. The Siege of Krishnapur – J.G. Farrell
  276. The Castle of Crossed Destinies – Italo Calvino
  277. Crash – J.G. Ballard
  278. The Honorary Consul – Graham Greene
  279. Gravity’s Rainbow – Thomas Pynchon
  280. The Black Prince – Iris Murdoch
  281. Sula – Toni Morrison
  282. Invisible Cities – Italo Calvino
  283. The Breast – Philip Roth
  284. The Summer Book – Tove Jansson
  285. G – John Berger
  286. Surfacing – Margaret Atwood
  287. House Mother Normal – B.S. Johnson
  288. In A Free State – V.S. Naipaul
  289. The Book of Daniel – E.L. Doctorow
  290. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas – Hunter S. Thompson
  291. Group Portrait With Lady – Heinrich Böll
  292. The Wild Boys – William Burroughs
  293. Rabbit Redux – John Updike
  294. The Sea of Fertility – Yukio Mishima
  295. The Driver’s Seat – Muriel Spark
  296. The Ogre – Michael Tournier
  297. The Bluest Eye – Toni Morrison
  298. Goalie’s Anxiety at the Penalty Kick – Peter Handke
  299. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings – Maya Angelou
  300. Mercier et Camier – Samuel Beckett
  301. Troubles – J.G. Farrell
  302. Jahrestage – Uwe Johnson
  303. The Atrocity Exhibition – J.G. Ballard
  304. Tent of Miracles – Jorge Amado
  305. Pricksongs and Descants – Robert Coover
  306. Blind Man With a Pistol – Chester Hines
  307. Slaughterhouse-five – Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.
  308. The French Lieutenant’s Woman – John Fowles
  309. The Green Man – Kingsley Amis
  310. Portnoy’s Complaint – Philip Roth
  311. The Godfather – Mario Puzo
  312. Ada – Vladimir Nabokov
  313. Them – Joyce Carol Oates
  314. A Void/Avoid – Georges Perec
  315. Eva Trout – Elizabeth Bowen
  316. Myra Breckinridge – Gore Vidal
  317. The Nice and the Good – Iris Murdoch
  318. Belle du Seigneur – Albert Cohen
  319. Cancer Ward – Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn
  320. The First Circle – Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn
  321. 2001: A Space Odyssey – Arthur C. Clarke
  322. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? – Philip K. Dick
  323. Dark as the Grave Wherein My Friend is Laid – Malcolm Lowry
  324. The German Lesson – Siegfried Lenz
  325. In Watermelon Sugar – Richard Brautigan
  326. A Kestrel for a Knave – Barry Hines
  327. The Quest for Christa T. – Christa Wolf
  328. Chocky – John Wyndham
  329. The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test – Tom Wolfe
  330. The Cubs and Other Stories – Mario Vargas Llosa
  331. One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel García Márquez
  332. The Master and Margarita – Mikhail Bulgakov
  333. Pilgrimage – Dorothy Richardson
  334. The Joke – Milan Kundera
  335. No Laughing Matter – Angus Wilson
  336. The Third Policeman – Flann O’Brien
  337. A Man Asleep – Georges Perec
  338. The Birds Fall Down – Rebecca West
  339. Trawl – B.S. Johnson
  340. In Cold Blood – Truman Capote
  341. The Magus – John Fowles
  342. The Vice-Consul – Marguerite Duras
  343. Wide Sargasso Sea – Jean Rhys
  344. Giles Goat-Boy – John Barth
  345. The Crying of Lot 49 – Thomas Pynchon
  346. Things – Georges Perec
  347. The River Between – Ngugi wa Thiong’o
  348. August is a Wicked Month – Edna O’Brien
  349. God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater – Kurt Vonnegut
  350. Everything That Rises Must Converge – Flannery O’Connor
  351. The Passion According to G.H. – Clarice Lispector
  352. Sometimes a Great Notion – Ken Kesey
  353. Come Back, Dr. Caligari – Donald Bartholme
  354. Albert Angelo – B.S. Johnson
  355. Arrow of God – Chinua Achebe
  356. The Ravishing of Lol V. Stein – Marguerite Duras
  357. Herzog – Saul Bellow
  358. V. – Thomas Pynchon
  359. Cat’s Cradle – Kurt Vonnegut
  360. The Graduate – Charles Webb
  361. Manon des Sources – Marcel Pagnol
  362. The Spy Who Came in from the Cold – John Le Carré
  363. The Girls of Slender Means – Muriel Spark
  364. Inside Mr. Enderby – Anthony Burgess
  365. The Bell Jar – Sylvia Plath
  366. One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich – Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn
  367. The Collector – John Fowles
  368. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest – Ken Kesey
  369. A Clockwork Orange – Anthony Burgess
  370. Pale Fire – Vladimir Nabokov
  371. The Drowned World – J.G. Ballard
  372. The Golden Notebook – Doris Lessing
  373. Labyrinths – Jorg Luis Borges
  374. Girl With Green Eyes – Edna O’Brien
  375. The Garden of the Finzi-Continis – Giorgio Bassani
  376. Stranger in a Strange Land – Robert Heinlein
  377. Franny and Zooey – J.D. Salinger
  378. A Severed Head – Iris Murdoch
  379. Faces in the Water – Janet Frame
  380. Solaris – Stanislaw Lem
  381. Cat and Mouse – Günter Grass
  382. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie – Muriel Spark
  383. Catch-22 – Joseph Heller
  384. The Violent Bear it Away – Flannery O’Connor
  385. How It Is – Samuel Beckett
  386. Our Ancestors – Italo Calvino
  387. The Country Girls – Edna O’Brien
  388. To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee
  389. Rabbit, Run – John Updike
  390. Promise at Dawn – Romain Gary
  391. Cider With Rosie – Laurie Lee
  392. Billy Liar – Keith Waterhouse
  393. Naked Lunch – William Burroughs
  394. The Tin Drum – Günter Grass
  395. Absolute Beginners – Colin MacInnes
  396. Henderson the Rain King – Saul Bellow
  397. Memento Mori – Muriel Spark
  398. Billiards at Half-Past Nine – Heinrich Böll
  399. Breakfast at Tiffany’s – Truman Capote
  400. The Leopard – Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
  401. Pluck the Bud and Destroy the Offspring – Kenzaburo Oe
  402. A Town Like Alice – Nevil Shute
  403. The Bitter Glass – Eilís Dillon
  404. Things Fall Apart – Chinua Achebe
  405. Saturday Night and Sunday Morning – Alan Sillitoe
  406. Mrs. ‘Arris Goes to Paris – Paul Gallico
  407. Borstal Boy – Brendan Behan
  408. The End of the Road – John Barth
  409. The Once and Future King – T.H. White
  410. The Bell – Iris Murdoch
  411. Jealousy – Alain Robbe-Grillet
  412. Voss – Patrick White
  413. The Midwich Cuckoos – John Wyndham
  414. Blue Noon – Georges Bataille
  415. Homo Faber – Max Frisch
  416. On the Road – Jack Kerouac
  417. Pnin – Vladimir Nabokov
  418. Doctor Zhivago – Boris Pasternak
  419. The Wonderful “O” – James Thurber
  420. Justine – Lawrence Durrell
  421. Giovanni’s Room – James Baldwin
  422. The Lonely Londoners – Sam Selvon
  423. The Roots of Heaven – Romain Gary
  424. Seize the Day – Saul Bellow
  425. The Floating Opera – John Barth
  426. The Lord of the Rings – J.R.R. Tolkien
  427. The Talented Mr. Ripley – Patricia Highsmith
  428. Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov
  429. A World of Love – Elizabeth Bowen
  430. The Trusting and the Maimed – James Plunkett
  431. The Quiet American – Graham Greene
  432. The Last Temptation of Christ – Nikos Kazantzákis
  433. The Recognitions – William Gaddis
  434. The Ragazzi – Pier Paulo Pasolini
  435. Bonjour Tristesse – Françoise Sagan
  436. I’m Not Stiller – Max Frisch
  437. Self Condemned – Wyndham Lewis
  438. The Story of O – Pauline Réage
  439. A Ghost at Noon – Alberto Moravia
  440. Lord of the Flies – William Golding
  441. Under the Net – Iris Murdoch
  442. The Go-Between – L.P. Hartley
  443. The Long Goodbye – Raymond Chandler
  444. The Unnamable – Samuel Beckett
  445. Watt – Samuel Beckett
  446. Lucky Jim – Kingsley Amis
  447. Junkie – William Burroughs
  448. The Adventures of Augie March – Saul Bellow
  449. Go Tell It on the Mountain – James Baldwin
  450. Casino Royale – Ian Fleming
  451. The Judge and His Hangman – Friedrich Dürrenmatt
  452. Invisible Man – Ralph Ellison
  453. The Old Man and the Sea – Ernest Hemingway
  454. Wise Blood – Flannery O’Connor
  455. The Killer Inside Me – Jim Thompson
  456. Memoirs of Hadrian – Marguerite Yourcenar
  457. Malone Dies – Samuel Beckett
  458. Day of the Triffids – John Wyndham
  459. Foundation – Isaac Asimov
  460. The Opposing Shore – Julien Gracq
  461. The Catcher in the Rye – J.D. Salinger
  462. The Rebel – Albert Camus
  463. Molloy – Samuel Beckett
  464. The End of the Affair – Graham Greene
  465. The Abbot C – Georges Bataille
  466. The Labyrinth of Solitude – Octavio Paz
  467. The Third Man – Graham Greene
  468. The 13 Clocks – James Thurber
  469. Gormenghast – Mervyn Peake
  470. The Grass is Singing – Doris Lessing
  471. I, Robot – Isaac Asimov
  472. The Moon and the Bonfires – Cesare Pavese
  473. The Garden Where the Brass Band Played – Simon Vestdijk
  474. Love in a Cold Climate – Nancy Mitford
  475. The Case of Comrade Tulayev – Victor Serge
  476. The Heat of the Day – Elizabeth Bowen
  477. Kingdom of This World – Alejo Carpentier
  478. The Man With the Golden Arm – Nelson Algren
  479. Nineteen Eighty-Four – George Orwell
  480. All About H. Hatterr – G.V. Desani
  481. Disobedience – Alberto Moravia
  482. Death Sentence – Maurice Blanchot
  483. The Heart of the Matter – Graham Greene
  484. Cry, the Beloved Country – Alan Paton
  485. Doctor Faustus – Thomas Mann
  486. The Victim – Saul Bellow
  487. Exercises in Style – Raymond Queneau
  488. If This Is a Man – Primo Levi
  489. Under the Volcano – Malcolm Lowry
  490. The Path to the Nest of Spiders – Italo Calvino
  491. The Plague – Albert Camus
  492. Back – Henry Green
  493. Titus Groan – Mervyn Peake
  494. The Bridge on the Drina – Ivo Andri?
  495. Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh
  496. Animal Farm – George Orwell
  497. Cannery Row – John Steinbeck
  498. The Pursuit of Love – Nancy Mitford
  499. Loving – Henry Green
  500. Arcanum 17 – André Breton
  501. Christ Stopped at Eboli – Carlo Levi
  502. The Razor’s Edge – William Somerset Maugham
  503. Transit – Anna Seghers
  504. Ficciones – Jorge Luis Borges
  505. Dangling Man – Saul Bellow
  506. The Little Prince – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  507. Caught – Henry Green
  508. The Glass Bead Game – Herman Hesse
  509. Embers – Sandor Marai
  510. Go Down, Moses – William Faulkner
  511. The Outsider – Albert Camus
  512. In Sicily – Elio Vittorini
  513. The Poor Mouth – Flann O’Brien
  514. The Living and the Dead – Patrick White
  515. Hangover Square – Patrick Hamilton
  516. Between the Acts – Virginia Woolf
  517. The Hamlet – William Faulkner
  518. Farewell My Lovely – Raymond Chandler
  519. For Whom the Bell Tolls – Ernest Hemingway
  520. Native Son – Richard Wright
  521. The Power and the Glory – Graham Greene
  522. The Tartar Steppe – Dino Buzzati
  523. Party Going – Henry Green
  524. The Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck
  525. Finnegans Wake – James Joyce
  526. At Swim-Two-Birds – Flann O’Brien
  527. Coming Up for Air – George Orwell
  528. Goodbye to Berlin – Christopher Isherwood
  529. Tropic of Capricorn – Henry Miller
  530. Good Morning, Midnight – Jean Rhys
  531. The Big Sleep – Raymond Chandler
  532. After the Death of Don Juan – Sylvie Townsend Warner
  533. Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day – Winifred Watson
  534. Nausea – Jean-Paul Sartre
  535. Rebecca – Daphne du Maurier
  536. Cause for Alarm – Eric Ambler
  537. Brighton Rock – Graham Greene
  538. U.S.A. – John Dos Passos
  539. Murphy – Samuel Beckett
  540. Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck
  541. Their Eyes Were Watching God – Zora Neale Hurston
  542. The Hobbit – J.R.R. Tolkien
  543. The Years – Virginia Woolf
  544. In Parenthesis – David Jones
  545. The Revenge for Love – Wyndham Lewis
  546. Out of Africa – Isak Dineson (Karen Blixen)
  547. To Have and Have Not – Ernest Hemingway
  548. Summer Will Show – Sylvia Townsend Warner
  549. Eyeless in Gaza – Aldous Huxley
  550. The Thinking Reed – Rebecca West
  551. Gone With the Wind – Margaret Mitchell
  552. Keep the Aspidistra Flying – George Orwell
  553. Wild Harbour – Ian MacPherson
  554. Absalom, Absalom! – William Faulkner
  555. At the Mountains of Madness – H.P. Lovecraft
  556. Nightwood – Djuna Barnes
  557. Independent People – Halldór Laxness
  558. Auto-da-Fé – Elias Canetti
  559. The Last of Mr. Norris – Christopher Isherwood
  560. They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? – Horace McCoy
  561. The House in Paris – Elizabeth Bowen
  562. England Made Me – Graham Greene
  563. Burmese Days – George Orwell
  564. The Nine Tailors – Dorothy L. Sayers
  565. Threepenny Novel – Bertolt Brecht
  566. Novel With Cocaine – M. Ageyev
  567. The Postman Always Rings Twice – James M. Cain
  568. Tropic of Cancer – Henry Miller
  569. A Handful of Dust – Evelyn Waugh
  570. Tender is the Night – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  571. Thank You, Jeeves – P.G. Wodehouse
  572. Call it Sleep – Henry Roth
  573. Miss Lonelyhearts – Nathanael West
  574. Murder Must Advertise – Dorothy L. Sayers
  575. The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas – Gertrude Stein
  576. Testament of Youth – Vera Brittain
  577. A Day Off – Storm Jameson
  578. The Man Without Qualities – Robert Musil
  579. A Scots Quair (Sunset Song) – Lewis Grassic Gibbon
  580. Journey to the End of the Night – Louis-Ferdinand Céline
  581. Brave New World – Aldous Huxley
  582. Cold Comfort Farm – Stella Gibbons
  583. To the North – Elizabeth Bowen
  584. The Thin Man – Dashiell Hammett
  585. The Radetzky March – Joseph Roth
  586. The Waves – Virginia Woolf
  587. The Glass Key – Dashiell Hammett
  588. Cakes and Ale – W. Somerset Maugham
  589. The Apes of God – Wyndham Lewis
  590. Her Privates We – Frederic Manning
  591. Vile Bodies – Evelyn Waugh
  592. The Maltese Falcon – Dashiell Hammett
  593. Hebdomeros – Giorgio de Chirico
  594. Passing – Nella Larsen
  595. A Farewell to Arms – Ernest Hemingway
  596. Red Harvest – Dashiell Hammett
  597. Living – Henry Green
  598. The Time of Indifference – Alberto Moravia
  599. All Quiet on the Western Front – Erich Maria Remarque
  600. Berlin Alexanderplatz – Alfred Döblin
  601. The Last September – Elizabeth Bowen
  602. Harriet Hume – Rebecca West
  603. The Sound and the Fury – William Faulkner
  604. Les Enfants Terribles – Jean Cocteau
  605. Look Homeward, Angel – Thomas Wolfe
  606. Story of the Eye – Georges Bataille
  607. Orlando – Virginia Woolf
  608. Lady Chatterley’s Lover – D.H. Lawrence
  609. The Well of Loneliness – Radclyffe Hall
  610. The Childermass – Wyndham Lewis
  611. Quartet – Jean Rhys
  612. Decline and Fall – Evelyn Waugh
  613. Quicksand – Nella Larsen
  614. Parade’s End – Ford Madox Ford
  615. Nadja – André Breton
  616. Steppenwolf – Herman Hesse
  617. Remembrance of Things Past – Marcel Proust
  618. To The Lighthouse – Virginia Woolf
  619. Tarka the Otter – Henry Williamson
  620. Amerika – Franz Kafka
  621. The Sun Also Rises – Ernest Hemingway
  622. Blindness – Henry Green
  623. The Castle – Franz Kafka
  624. The Good Soldier Švejk – Jaroslav Hašek
  625. The Plumed Serpent – D.H. Lawrence
  626. One, None and a Hundred Thousand – Luigi Pirandello
  627. The Murder of Roger Ackroyd – Agatha Christie
  628. The Making of Americans – Gertrude Stein
  629. Manhattan Transfer – John Dos Passos
  630. Mrs. Dalloway – Virginia Woolf
  631. The Great Gatsby – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  632. The Counterfeiters – André Gide
  633. The Trial – Franz Kafka
  634. The Artamonov Business – Maxim Gorky
  635. The Professor’s House – Willa Cather
  636. Billy Budd, Foretopman – Herman Melville
  637. The Green Hat – Michael Arlen
  638. The Magic Mountain – Thomas Mann
  639. We – Yevgeny Zamyatin
  640. A Passage to India – E.M. Forster
  641. The Devil in the Flesh – Raymond Radiguet
  642. Zeno’s Conscience – Italo Svevo
  643. Cane – Jean Toomer
  644. Antic Hay – Aldous Huxley
  645. Amok – Stefan Zweig
  646. The Garden Party – Katherine Mansfield
  647. The Enormous Room – E.E. Cummings
  648. Jacob’s Room – Virginia Woolf
  649. Siddhartha – Herman Hesse
  650. The Glimpses of the Moon – Edith Wharton
  651. Life and Death of Harriett Frean – May Sinclair
  652. The Last Days of Humanity – Karl Kraus
  653. Aaron’s Rod – D.H. Lawrence
  654. Babbitt – Sinclair Lewis
  655. Ulysses – James Joyce
  656. The Fox – D.H. Lawrence
  657. Crome Yellow – Aldous Huxley
  658. The Age of Innocence – Edith Wharton
  659. Main Street – Sinclair Lewis
  660. Women in Love – D.H. Lawrence
  661. Night and Day – Virginia Woolf
  662. Tarr – Wyndham Lewis
  663. The Return of the Soldier – Rebecca West
  664. The Shadow Line – Joseph Conrad
  665. Summer – Edith Wharton
  666. Growth of the Soil – Knut Hamsen
  667. Bunner Sisters – Edith Wharton
  668. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man – James Joyce
  669. Under Fire – Henri Barbusse
  670. Rashomon – Akutagawa Ryunosuke
  671. The Good Soldier – Ford Madox Ford
  672. The Voyage Out – Virginia Woolf
  673. Of Human Bondage – William Somerset Maugham
  674. The Rainbow – D.H. Lawrence
  675. The Thirty-Nine Steps – John Buchan
  676. Kokoro – Natsume Soseki
  677. Locus Solus – Raymond Roussel
  678. Rosshalde – Herman Hesse
  679. Tarzan of the Apes – Edgar Rice Burroughs
  680. The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists – Robert Tressell
  681. Sons and Lovers – D.H. Lawrence
  682. Death in Venice – Thomas Mann
  683. The Charwoman’s Daughter – James Stephens
  684. Ethan Frome – Edith Wharton
  685. Fantômas – Marcel Allain and Pierre Souvestre
  686. Howards End – E.M. Forster
  687. Impressions of Africa – Raymond Roussel
  688. Three Lives – Gertrude Stein
  689. Martin Eden – Jack London
  690. Strait is the Gate – André Gide
  691. Tono-Bungay – H.G. Wells
  692. The Inferno – Henri Barbusse
  693. A Room With a View – E.M. Forster
  694. The Iron Heel – Jack London
  695. The Old Wives’ Tale – Arnold Bennett
  696. The House on the Borderland – William Hope Hodgson
  697. Mother – Maxim Gorky
  698. The Secret Agent – Joseph Conrad
  699. The Jungle – Upton Sinclair
  700. Young Törless – Robert Musil
  701. The Forsyte Sage – John Galsworthy
  702. The House of Mirth – Edith Wharton
  703. Professor Unrat – Heinrich Mann
  704. Where Angels Fear to Tread – E.M. Forster
  705. Nostromo – Joseph Conrad
  706. Hadrian the Seventh – Frederick Rolfe
  707. The Golden Bowl – Henry James
  708. The Ambassadors – Henry James
  709. The Riddle of the Sands – Erskine Childers
  710. The Immoralist – André Gide
  711. The Wings of the Dove – Henry James
  712. Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad
  713. The Hound of the Baskervilles – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  714. Buddenbrooks – Thomas Mann
  715. Kim – Rudyard Kipling
  716. Sister Carrie – Theodore Dreiser
  717. Lord Jim – Joseph Conrad
  1. 1800s
  2. Some Experiences of an Irish R.M. – Somerville and Ross
  3. The Stechlin – Theodore Fontane
  4. The Awakening – Kate Chopin
  5. The Turn of the Screw – Henry James
  6. The War of the Worlds – H.G. Wells
  7. The Invisible Man – H.G. Wells
  8. What Maisie Knew – Henry James
  9. Fruits of the Earth – André Gide
  10. Dracula – Bram Stoker
  11. Quo Vadis – Henryk Sienkiewicz
  12. The Island of Dr. Moreau – H.G. Wells
  13. The Time Machine – H.G. Wells
  14. Effi Briest – Theodore Fontane
  15. Jude the Obscure – Thomas Hardy
  16. The Real Charlotte – Somerville and Ross
  17. The Yellow Wallpaper – Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  18. Born in Exile – George Gissing
  19. Diary of a Nobody – George & Weedon Grossmith
  20. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  21. News from Nowhere – William Morris
  22. New Grub Street – George Gissing
  23. Gösta Berling’s Saga – Selma Lagerlöf
  24. Tess of the D’Urbervilles – Thomas Hardy
  25. The Picture of Dorian Gray – Oscar Wilde
  26. The Kreutzer Sonata – Leo Tolstoy
  27. La Bête Humaine – Émile Zola
  28. By the Open Sea – August Strindberg
  29. Hunger – Knut Hamsun
  30. The Master of Ballantrae – Robert Louis Stevenson
  31. Pierre and Jean – Guy de Maupassant
  32. Fortunata and Jacinta – Benito Pérez Galdés
  33. The People of Hemsö – August Strindberg
  34. The Woodlanders – Thomas Hardy
  35. She – H. Rider Haggard
  36. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde – Robert Louis Stevenson
  37. The Mayor of Casterbridge – Thomas Hardy
  38. Kidnapped – Robert Louis Stevenson
  39. King Solomon’s Mines – H. Rider Haggard
  40. Germinal – Émile Zola
  41. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn – Mark Twain
  42. Bel-Ami – Guy de Maupassant
  43. Marius the Epicurean – Walter Pater
  44. Against the Grain – Joris-Karl Huysmans
  45. The Death of Ivan Ilyich – Leo Tolstoy
  46. A Woman’s Life – Guy de Maupassant
  47. Treasure Island – Robert Louis Stevenson
  48. The House by the Medlar Tree – Giovanni Verga
  49. The Portrait of a Lady – Henry James
  50. Bouvard and Pécuchet – Gustave Flaubert
  51. Ben-Hur – Lew Wallace
  52. Nana – Émile Zola
  53. The Brothers Karamazov – Fyodor Dostoevsky
  54. The Red Room – August Strindberg
  55. Return of the Native – Thomas Hardy
  56. Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy
  57. Drunkard – Émile Zola
  58. Virgin Soil – Ivan Turgenev
  59. Daniel Deronda – George Eliot
  60. The Hand of Ethelberta – Thomas Hardy
  61. The Temptation of Saint Anthony – Gustave Flaubert
  62. Far from the Madding Crowd – Thomas Hardy
  63. The Enchanted Wanderer – Nicolai Leskov
  64. Around the World in Eighty Days – Jules Verne
  65. In a Glass Darkly – Sheridan Le Fanu
  66. The Devils – Fyodor Dostoevsky
  67. Erewhon – Samuel Butler
  68. Spring Torrents – Ivan Turgenev
  69. Middlemarch – George Eliot
  70. Through the Looking Glass, and What Alice Found There – Lewis Carroll
  71. King Lear of the Steppes – Ivan Turgenev
  72. He Knew He Was Right – Anthony Trollope
  73. War and Peace – Leo Tolstoy
  74. Sentimental Education – Gustave Flaubert
  75. Phineas Finn – Anthony Trollope
  76. Maldoror – Comte de Lautréaumont
  77. The Idiot – Fyodor Dostoevsky
  78. The Moonstone – Wilkie Collins
  79. Little Women – Louisa May Alcott
  80. Thérèse Raquin – Émile Zola
  81. The Last Chronicle of Barset – Anthony Trollope
  82. Journey to the Centre of the Earth – Jules Verne
  83. Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoevsky
  84. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll
  85. Our Mutual Friend – Charles Dickens
  86. Uncle Silas – Sheridan Le Fanu
  87. Notes from the Underground – Fyodor Dostoevsky
  88. The Water-Babies – Charles Kingsley
  89. Les Misérables – Victor Hugo
  90. Fathers and Sons – Ivan Turgenev
  91. Silas Marner – George Eliot
  92. Great Expectations – Charles Dickens
  93. On the Eve – Ivan Turgenev
  94. Castle Richmond – Anthony Trollope
  95. The Mill on the Floss – George Eliot
  96. The Woman in White – Wilkie Collins
  97. The Marble Faun – Nathaniel Hawthorne
  98. Max Havelaar – Multatuli
  99. A Tale of Two Cities – Charles Dickens
  100. Oblomovka – Ivan Goncharov
  101. Adam Bede – George Eliot
  102. Madame Bovary – Gustave Flaubert
  103. North and South – Elizabeth Gaskell
  104. Hard Times – Charles Dickens
  105. Walden – Henry David Thoreau
  106. Bleak House – Charles Dickens
  107. Villette – Charlotte Brontë
  108. Cranford – Elizabeth Gaskell
  109. Uncle Tom’s Cabin; or, Life Among the Lonely – Harriet Beecher Stowe
  110. The Blithedale Romance – Nathaniel Hawthorne
  111. The House of the Seven Gables – Nathaniel Hawthorne
  112. Moby-Dick – Herman Melville
  113. The Scarlet Letter – Nathaniel Hawthorne
  114. David Copperfield – Charles Dickens
  115. Shirley – Charlotte Brontë
  116. Mary Barton – Elizabeth Gaskell
  117. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall – Anne Brontë
  118. Wuthering Heights – Emily Brontë
  119. Agnes Grey – Anne Brontë
  120. Jane Eyre – Charlotte Brontë
  121. Vanity Fair – William Makepeace Thackeray
  122. The Count of Monte-Cristo – Alexandre Dumas
  123. La Reine Margot – Alexandre Dumas
  124. The Three Musketeers – Alexandre Dumas
  125. The Purloined Letter – Edgar Allan Poe
  126. Martin Chuzzlewit – Charles Dickens
  127. The Pit and the Pendulum – Edgar Allan Poe
  128. Lost Illusions – Honoré de Balzac
  129. A Christmas Carol – Charles Dickens
  130. Dead Souls – Nikolay Gogol
  131. The Charterhouse of Parma – Stendhal
  132. The Fall of the House of Usher – Edgar Allan Poe
  133. The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby – Charles Dickens
  134. Oliver Twist – Charles Dickens
  135. The Nose – Nikolay Gogol
  136. Le Père Goriot – Honoré de Balzac
  137. Eugénie Grandet – Honoré de Balzac
  138. The Hunchback of Notre Dame – Victor Hugo
  139. The Red and the Black – Stendhal
  140. The Betrothed – Alessandro Manzoni
  141. Last of the Mohicans – James Fenimore Cooper
  142. The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner – James Hogg
  143. The Albigenses – Charles Robert Maturin
  144. Melmoth the Wanderer – Charles Robert Maturin
  145. The Monastery – Sir Walter Scott
  146. Ivanhoe – Sir Walter Scott
  147. Frankenstein – Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
  148. Northanger Abbey – Jane Austen
  149. Persuasion – Jane Austen
  150. Ormond – Maria Edgeworth
  151. Rob Roy – Sir Walter Scott
  152. Emma – Jane Austen
  153. Mansfield Park – Jane Austen
  154. Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen
  155. The Absentee – Maria Edgeworth
  156. Sense and Sensibility – Jane Austen
  157. Elective Affinities – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  158. Castle Rackrent – Maria Edgeworth
  1. 1700s
  2. Hyperion – Friedrich Hölderlin
  3. The Nun – Denis Diderot
  4. Camilla – Fanny Burney
  5. The Monk – M.G. Lewis
  6. Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  7. The Mysteries of Udolpho – Ann Radcliffe
  8. The Interesting Narrative – Olaudah Equiano
  9. The Adventures of Caleb Williams – William Godwin
  10. Justine – Marquis de Sade
  11. Vathek – William Beckford
  12. The 120 Days of Sodom – Marquis de Sade
  13. Cecilia – Fanny Burney
  14. Confessions – Jean-Jacques Rousseau
  15. Dangerous Liaisons – Pierre Choderlos de Laclos
  16. Reveries of a Solitary Walker – Jean-Jacques Rousseau
  17. Evelina – Fanny Burney
  18. The Sorrows of Young Werther – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  19. Humphrey Clinker – Tobias George Smollett
  20. The Man of Feeling – Henry Mackenzie
  21. A Sentimental Journey – Laurence Sterne
  22. Tristram Shandy – Laurence Sterne
  23. The Vicar of Wakefield – Oliver Goldsmith
  24. The Castle of Otranto – Horace Walpole
  25. Émile; or, On Education – Jean-Jacques Rousseau
  26. Rameau’s Nephew – Denis Diderot
  27. Julie; or, the New Eloise – Jean-Jacques Rousseau
  28. Rasselas – Samuel Johnson
  29. Candide – Voltaire
  30. The Female Quixote – Charlotte Lennox
  31. Amelia – Henry Fielding
  32. Peregrine Pickle – Tobias George Smollett
  33. Fanny Hill – John Cleland
  34. Tom Jones – Henry Fielding
  35. Roderick Random – Tobias George Smollett
  36. Clarissa – Samuel Richardson
  37. Pamela – Samuel Richardson
  38. Jacques the Fatalist – Denis Diderot
  39. Memoirs of Martinus Scriblerus – J. Arbuthnot, J. Gay, T. Parnell, A. Pope, J. Swift
  40. Joseph Andrews – Henry Fielding
  41. A Modest Proposal – Jonathan Swift
  42. Gulliver’s Travels – Jonathan Swift
  43. Roxana – Daniel Defoe
  44. Moll Flanders – Daniel Defoe
  45. Love in Excess – Eliza Haywood
  46. Robinson Crusoe – Daniel Defoe
  47. A Tale of a Tub – Jonathan Swift
  1. Pre-1700
  2. Oroonoko – Aphra Behn
  3. The Princess of Clèves – Marie-Madelaine Pioche de Lavergne, Comtesse de La Fayette
  4. The Pilgrim’s Progress – John Bunyan
  5. Don Quixote – Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  6. The Unfortunate Traveller – Thomas Nashe
  7. Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit – John Lyly
  8. Gargantua and Pantagruel – Françoise Rabelais
  9. The Thousand and One Nights – Anonymous
  10. The Golden Ass – Lucius Apuleius
  11. Aithiopika – Heliodorus
  12. Chaireas and Kallirhoe – Chariton
  13. Metamorphoses – Ovid
  14. Aesop’s Fables – Aesopus
Author Comments:
1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die: A Comprehensive Reference Source, Chronicling the History of the Novel
Preface by Peter Ackroyd, General Editor Peter Boxall
ISBN 1-84403-417-8
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I noted the ones I have read in bold/italics – 54?  5.4%!!  Pitiful!
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