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To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
1984 by George Orwell
The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling
Animal Farm by George Orwell
The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell
Lord of the Flies by William Golding
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
The Giver by Lois Lowry
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
East of Eden by John Steinbeck
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden
The Stranger by Albert Camus
Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle

The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis
The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling
The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein

Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty  Smith
The Return of the King by J.R.R. Tolkien
The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien
Night by Elie Wiesel

The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Watership Down by Richard Adams
Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss
In Cold Blood by Truman Capote
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez
The Color Purple by Alice Walker
The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
The Complete Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse

The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
The Stand by Stephen King
The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka
The Lorax by Dr. Seuss
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl

Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier
The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco
On the Road by Jack Kerouac
The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway
The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett

Dune by Frank Herbert
Ulysses by James Joyce
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck
The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

Beloved by Toni Morrison
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt
For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
Bľabot a bes by William Faulkner
The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
The World According to Garp by John Irving

A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway
Little House on the Prairie by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls

A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett
Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
Sophie's Choice by William Styron
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce
The Red Tent by Anita Diamant
Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry
The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien

Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut
Blindness by José Saramago
She's Come Undone by Wally Lamb


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The average user has read 25 out of 100 total books on this list