A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
Twins and Doppelgangers
85 books — 73 voters
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria RemarqueWar and Peace by Leo TolstoyLes Misérables by Victor HugoDoctor Zhivago by Boris PasternakJohnny Tremain by Esther Forbes
Best War Novels
823 books — 843 voters

John Adams by David McCullough
Best Memoir / Biography / Autobiography
3,816 books — 4,360 voters
Holy Bible by Anonymous
The Most Influential Books in History
1,040 books — 4,368 voters

The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
Books I Regret Reading
1,816 books — 3,244 voters

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat and Other Clinical Tales by Oliver SacksThe Disappearing Spoon by Sam KeanDumbing Us Down by John Taylor Gatto
Best Non-Fiction (non biography)
4,356 books — 6,365 voters
The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. TolkienJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëLes Misérables by Victor HugoAnna Karenina by Leo TolstoyWar and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
Big Fat Books Worth the Effort
1,620 books — 6,848 voters

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight by UnknownThe Once and Future King by T.H. WhiteThe Discarded Image by C.S. Lewis
Best Middle Ages Books
1,041 books — 1,377 voters
The Da Vinci Code by Dan BrownThe Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
The Worst Books of All Time
6,859 books — 17,831 voters

A Canticle for Leibowitz by Walter M. Miller Jr.
Best Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic Fiction
2,818 books — 22,355 voters