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The Great Gatsby The Great Gatsby (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.88 — 3,395,556 ratings — published 1925
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To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.25 — 4,161,563 ratings — published 1960
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1984 1984 (Mass Market Paperback)
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avg rating 4.13 — 2,718,782 ratings — published 1949
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The Catcher in the Rye The Catcher in the Rye (Paperback)
by (shelved 2145 times as literature)
avg rating 3.79 — 2,690,351 ratings — published 1951
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Animal Farm Animal Farm (Paperback)
by (shelved 2140 times as literature)
avg rating 3.85 — 2,384,630 ratings — published 1945
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Pride and Prejudice Pride and Prejudice (Paperback)
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avg rating 4.23 — 2,723,554 ratings — published 1813
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Lord of the Flies Lord of the Flies (Paperback)
by (shelved 1745 times as literature)
avg rating 3.64 — 2,068,903 ratings — published 1954
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Of Mice and Men Of Mice and Men (Paperback)
by (shelved 1666 times as literature)
avg rating 3.83 — 1,861,031 ratings — published 1937
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Jane Eyre Jane Eyre (Paperback)
by (shelved 1618 times as literature)
avg rating 4.09 — 1,667,750 ratings — published 1847
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Brave New World Brave New World (Paperback)
by (shelved 1461 times as literature)
avg rating 3.96 — 1,478,260 ratings — published 1932
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Wuthering Heights Wuthering Heights (Paperback)
by (shelved 1439 times as literature)
avg rating 3.82 — 1,270,318 ratings — published 1847
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Paperback)
by (shelved 1389 times as literature)
avg rating 3.80 — 1,199,985 ratings — published 1884
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Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment (Paperback)
by (shelved 1370 times as literature)
avg rating 4.17 — 653,775 ratings — published 1866
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Frankenstein Frankenstein (Paperback)
by (shelved 1344 times as literature)
avg rating 3.74 — 1,105,756 ratings — published 1818
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The Picture of Dorian Gray The Picture of Dorian Gray (Paperback)
by (shelved 1320 times as literature)
avg rating 4.05 — 964,339 ratings — published 1890
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Fahrenheit 451 Fahrenheit 451 (Paperback)
by (shelved 1248 times as literature)
avg rating 3.93 — 754,573 ratings — published 1953
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Romeo and Juliet Romeo and Juliet (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 1246 times as literature)
avg rating 3.73 — 1,962,432 ratings — published 1595
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Slaughterhouse-Five Slaughterhouse-Five (Paperback)
by (shelved 1233 times as literature)
avg rating 4.05 — 1,307,160 ratings — published 1969
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The Old Man and the Sea The Old Man and the Sea (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1187 times as literature)
avg rating 3.72 — 750,900 ratings — published 1952
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A Tale of Two Cities A Tale of Two Cities (Paperback)
by (shelved 1180 times as literature)
avg rating 3.80 — 1,031,125 ratings — published 1859
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The Odyssey The Odyssey (Paperback)
by (shelved 1169 times as literature)
avg rating 3.71 — 917,844 ratings — published -800
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The Scarlet Letter The Scarlet Letter (Paperback)
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avg rating 3.36 — 712,832 ratings — published 1850
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Lolita Lolita (Paperback)
by (shelved 1128 times as literature)
avg rating 3.87 — 858,583 ratings — published 1955
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Anna Karenina Anna Karenina (Paperback)
by (shelved 1082 times as literature)
avg rating 4.04 — 627,652 ratings — published 1877
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Hamlet Hamlet (Paperback)
by (shelved 1075 times as literature)
avg rating 3.99 — 695,850 ratings — published 1600
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The Grapes of Wrath The Grapes of Wrath (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1073 times as literature)
avg rating 4.00 — 333,198 ratings — published 1939
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Great Expectations Great Expectations (Paperback)
by (shelved 1068 times as literature)
avg rating 3.73 — 698,157 ratings — published 1860
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Sense and Sensibility Sense and Sensibility (Paperback)
by (shelved 1027 times as literature)
avg rating 4.06 — 1,075,745 ratings — published 1811
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Catch-22 Catch-22 (Paperback)
by (shelved 1014 times as literature)
avg rating 3.98 — 1,040,504 ratings — published 1961
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Heart of Darkness Heart of Darkness (Paperback)
by (shelved 999 times as literature)
avg rating 3.41 — 376,037 ratings — published 1899
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Moby-Dick or, The Whale Moby-Dick or, The Whale (Paperback)
by (shelved 971 times as literature)
avg rating 3.43 — 603,790 ratings — published 1851
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The Metamorphosis The Metamorphosis (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 967 times as literature)
avg rating 3.77 — 516,617 ratings — published 1912
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The Brothers Karamazov The Brothers Karamazov (Paperback)
by (shelved 958 times as literature)
avg rating 4.29 — 355,462 ratings — published 1880
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The Count of Monte Cristo The Count of Monte Cristo (Paperback)
by (shelved 954 times as literature)
avg rating 4.20 — 897,104 ratings — published 1844
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The Hobbit The Hobbit (Paperback)
by (shelved 908 times as literature)
avg rating 4.24 — 2,576,670 ratings — published 1937
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Macbeth Macbeth (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 907 times as literature)
avg rating 3.88 — 655,586 ratings — published 1606
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Emma Emma (Paperback)
by (shelved 881 times as literature)
avg rating 3.98 — 703,191 ratings — published 1815
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Dracula Dracula (Paperback)
by (shelved 876 times as literature)
avg rating 3.97 — 887,479 ratings — published 1897
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Les Misérables Les Misérables (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 870 times as literature)
avg rating 4.12 — 965,677 ratings — published 1862
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The Handmaid's Tale The Handmaid's Tale (Paperback)
by (shelved 837 times as literature)
avg rating 4.04 — 909,179 ratings — published 1985
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The Iliad The Iliad (Paperback)
by (shelved 837 times as literature)
avg rating 3.81 — 371,901 ratings — published -800
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Little Women (Little Women, #1) Little Women (Little Women, #1)
by (shelved 830 times as literature)
avg rating 4.03 — 1,605,595 ratings — published 1868
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The Sun Also Rises The Sun Also Rises (Paperback)
by (shelved 803 times as literature)
avg rating 3.83 — 475,719 ratings — published 1926
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The Alchemist The Alchemist (Paperback)
by (shelved 802 times as literature)
avg rating 3.81 — 1,911,390 ratings — published 1988
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War and Peace War and Peace (Paperback)
by (shelved 792 times as literature)
avg rating 4.08 — 419,640 ratings — published 1865
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Life of Pi Life of Pi (Paperback)
by (shelved 787 times as literature)
avg rating 3.88 — 1,480,251 ratings — published 2001
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The Kite Runner The Kite Runner (Paperback)
by (shelved 766 times as literature)
avg rating 4.25 — 2,410,775 ratings — published 2003
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Paperback)
by (shelved 763 times as literature)
avg rating 3.90 — 729,008 ratings — published 1876
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The Road The Road (Hardcover)
by (shelved 737 times as literature)
avg rating 3.95 — 743,489 ratings — published 2006
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