The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg LarssonAnd Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieAngels & Demons by Dan BrownRebecca by Daphne du MaurierIn Cold Blood by Truman Capote
Best Crime & Mystery Books
147th out of 4,578 books — 10,471 voters
And Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieMurder on the Orient Express by Agatha ChristieThe Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha ChristieDeath on the Nile by Agatha ChristieThe A.B.C. Murders by Agatha Christie
Best Agatha Christie Book
20th out of 93 books — 677 voters

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan DoyleAnd Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieMurder on the Orient Express by Agatha ChristieDeath on the Nile by Agatha ChristieOne for the Money by Janet Evanovich
Best Detective/Mystery Series
83rd out of 1,207 books — 1,458 voters

1984 by George OrwellAnimal Farm by George OrwellThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne FrankThe Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-ExupéryThe Stranger by Albert Camus
Best Books of the Decade: 1940's
74th out of 393 books — 475 voters
And Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieMurder on the Orient Express by Agatha ChristieDeath on the Nile by Agatha ChristieThe Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan DoyleThe Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie
Classic Mysteries
15th out of 137 books — 116 voters

The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha ChristieThe Body in the Library by Agatha ChristieThe Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan DoyleAnd Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieThe Secret of Chimneys by Agatha Christie
Stately Home mysteries
15th out of 110 books — 37 voters
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha ChristieThe Complete Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan DoyleAnd Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieDeath on the Nile by Agatha ChristieThe Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Best British Crime/Mystery Fiction
201st out of 792 books — 817 voters

The Long Goodbye by Raymond ChandlerThe Sense of an Ending by Julian BarnesA Midsummer Night's Dream by William ShakespeareGoodbye to All That by Robert GravesThe Big Sleep & Farewell, My Lovely by Raymond Chandler
Post-Coital Literature
7th out of 92 books — 18 voters
Time To Let Go by Christoph FischerThe Old Man and the Sea by Ernest HemingwayA Christmas Carol by Charles DickensThe Tempest by William ShakespeareThe Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
Books About Old People
25th out of 257 books — 91 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee1984 by George OrwellThe Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. TolkienThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Best Books of the 20th Century
1515th out of 6,016 books — 40,199 voters
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret AtwoodThe Lovely Bones by Alice SeboldThe Tell-Tale Heart and Other Writings by Edgar Allan PoeCat's Eye by Margaret AtwoodThe Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
Body parts in book titles
39th out of 617 books — 53 voters

The Body in the Library by Agatha ChristieThe Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise BrownThe Stranger by Albert CamusThe Moving Finger by Agatha ChristieFive Little Pigs by Agatha Christie
Best Books of 1942
4th out of 49 books — 14 voters
Pride and Prejudice by Jane AustenJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingPersuasion by Jane AustenMurder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie
Plain Janes? Not these ladies ...
21st out of 191 books — 37 voters

Mary Poppins by P.L. TraversThe Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. LewisHotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie FordSoulless by Gail CarrigerThe Weather Girl by Amy Vastine
Umbrellas
46th out of 164 books — 128 voters
The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsCourt Duel by Sherwood SmithCrown Duel by Sherwood SmithPoison Study by Maria V. SnyderPrincess Ben by Catherine Gilbert Murdock
Ugly Duckling - Makeover stories
15th out of 43 books — 69 voters

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg LarssonThe Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz ZafónThe Name of the Rose by Umberto EcoThe Girl Who Played with Fire by Stieg LarssonAnd Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
Best Literary Mysteries
343rd out of 856 books — 1,873 voters
And Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieMurder on the Orient Express by Agatha ChristieThe Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha ChristieDeath on the Nile by Agatha ChristieThe A.B.C. Murders by Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie Mysteries
22nd out of 45 books — 28 voters

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken KeseyThe English Patient by Michael OndaatjeAtonement by Ian McEwanThe World According to Garp by John IrvingA Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway
Nurses
19th out of 161 books — 39 voters
Gone Girl by Gillian FlynnDark Places by Gillian FlynnNo Time for Goodbye by Linwood BarclaySharp Objects by Gillian FlynnThe Coroner's Lunch by Colin Cotterill
Non Police/PI Mysteries
54th out of 225 books — 47 voters

The Help by Kathryn StockettHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. RowlingThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakBossypants by Tina Fey
Best Audiobooks
283rd out of 870 books — 559 voters
The Lightning Thief by Rick RiordanSnow White and the Seven Dwarfs by Walt Disney CompanyHamlet by William ShakespeareCinderella by Walt Disney CompanyThe Poison Apples by Lily Archer
'orrid step relations
15th out of 45 books — 29 voters

Once Upon Another Time by Rosary  McQuestionLife is a Circus Run by a Platypus by Allison HawnAfter Forever Ends by Melodie RamoneSpare Change by Bette Lee CrosbyVampire Princess Rising by Jami Brumfield
Best Unknown Books
470th out of 1,882 books — 1,641 voters
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha ChristieMurder at the Vicarage by Agatha ChristieDeath on the Nile by Agatha ChristieThe Body in the Library by Agatha ChristieThe Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie
Classic British Mysteries
25th out of 87 books — 10 voters

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeePride and Prejudice by Jane AustenThe Handmaid's Tale by Margaret AtwoodJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling
Best Books by Female Authors
236th out of 712 books — 243 voters
Water for Elephants by Sara GruenHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingBridget Jones's Diary by Helen FieldingThe Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey NiffeneggerThe Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
Light but not (too) dumb
251st out of 692 books — 734 voters

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. RowlingThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark HaddonCatching Fire by Suzanne CollinsTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
Most Orange Books of All Time
153rd out of 607 books — 192 voters
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by Tennessee WilliamsSmilla's Sense of Snow by Peter HøegHand In Glove by Ngaio MarshA Delicate Balance by Edward AlbeeIn the Skin of a Lion by Michael Ondaatje
Touch
15th out of 96 books — 6 voters

Kim by Rudyard KiplingA Christmas Carol by Charles DickensThe Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien84, Charing Cross Road by Helene HanffRebecca by Daphne du Maurier
Doorways
24th out of 119 books — 21 voters
The Eyre Affair by Jasper FfordeLock and Key by Sarah DessenIncarceron by Catherine FisherThe Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson BurnettThe Key to Rebecca by Ken Follett
Lock and Key
41st out of 98 books — 32 voters

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