Books You Should Read . . . Apparently

The top books librarians say everyone should read before they die. Ones I've already read have an *:

*To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
The Bible
*The Lord of the Rings Trilogy by JRR Tolkien
*1984 by George Orwell
*A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
All Quite on the Western Front by E M Remarque
His Dark Materials Trilogy by Phillip Pullman
Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks
*The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
*The Lord of the Flies by William Golding
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
*Tess of the D'urbevilles by Thomas Hardy
*Winnie the Pooh by AA Milne
*Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
*The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Graham
*Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
*Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
The Time Traveller's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
*The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
The Prophet by Khalil Gibran
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
*The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
Life of Pi by Yann Martel
Middlemarch by George Eliot
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
*A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
A Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Alexander Solzenhitsyn


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