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Julie (juliez) | 26 comments Mod
BBC believes most people will have only read 6 of the 100 books here.
How do your reading habits stack up?

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Copy this into your reply. Look at the list and put an 'x' after those you have read.


1 Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen [x:]
2 The Lord of the Rings - JRR Tolkien [ x:]
3 Jane Eyre - Charlotte Bronte [x:]
4 Harry Potter series - JK Rowling [X:]
5 To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee [x:]
6 The Bible [ :] - only parts of it...
7 Wuthering Heights - Emily Bronte [x:]
8 Nineteen Eighty Four - George Orwell [x:]
9 His Dark Materials - Philip Pullman [x:]
10 Great Expectations - Charles Dickens [:]

Total: 8

11 Little Women - Louisa M Alcott [X:]
12 Tess of the D’Urbervilles - Thomas Hardy [x:]
13 Catch 22 - Joseph Heller [ :]
14 Complete Works of Shakespeare [ :]
15 Rebecca - Daphne Du Maurier [ :]
16 The Hobbit - JRR Tolkien [x:]
17 Birdsong - Sebastian Faulk [ :]
18 Catcher in the Rye - JD Salinger [x:]
19 The Time Traveler’s Wife - Audrey Niffenegger [x:]
20 Middlemarch - George Eliot [ :]

Total: 5

21 Gone With The Wind - Margaret Mitchell [x:]
22 The Great Gatsby - F Scott Fitzgerald [x:]
23 Bleak House - Charles Dickens [ :]
24 War and Peace - Leo Tolstoy [ :]
25 The Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas Adams [ :]
26 Brideshead Revisited - Evelyn Waugh [ :]
27 Crime and Punishment - Fyodor Dostoyevsky [ :]
28 Grapes of Wrath - John Steinbeck [x:]
29 Alice in Wonderland - Lewis Carroll [x:]
30 The Wind in the Willows - Kenneth Grahame [x:]

Total: 5

31 Anna Karenina - Leo Tolstoy [ :]
32 David Copperfield - Charles Dickens [ :]
33 Chronicles of Narnia - CS Lewis [x:]
34 Emma-Jane Austen [x:]
35 Persuasion - Jane Austen [ :]
36 The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe - CS Lewis [x:]
37 The Kite Runner - Khaled Hosseini [ :]
38 Captain Corelli’s Mandolin - Louis De Bernieres[ :]
39 Memoirs of a Geisha - Arthur Golden [ :]
40 Winnie the Pooh - AA Milne [x:]

Total: 4

41 Animal Farm - George Orwell [ :]
42 The Da Vinci Code - Dan Brown [x:]
43 One Hundred Years of Solitude - Gabriel Garcia Marquez [ :]
44 A Prayer for Owen Meaney - John Irving [ :]
45 The Woman in White - Wilkie Collins [ :]
46 Anne of Green Gables - LM Montgomery [ :]
47 Far From The Madding Crowd - Thomas Hardy [ :]
48 The Handmaid’s Tale - Margaret Atwood [x:]
49 Lord of the Flies - William Golding [X:]
50 Atonement - Ian McEwan [ :]

Total: 3

51 Life of Pi - Yann Martel [ :]
52 Dune - Frank Herbert [x:]
53 Cold Comfort Farm - Stella Gibbons [ :]
54 Sense and Sensibility - Jane Austen [x:]
55 A Suitable Boy - Vikram Seth [ :]
56 The Shadow of the Wind - Carlos RuIz Zafon [ :]
57 A Tale Of Two Cities - Charles Dickens [ :]
58 Brave New World - Aldous Huxley [x:]
59 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night - Mark Haddon [ :]
60 Love In The Time Of Cholera - Gabriel Garcia Marquez [ :]

Total: 3

61 Of Mice and Men - John Steinbeck [x:]
62 Lolita - Vladimir Nabokov [ :]
63 The Secret History - Donna Tartt [ :]
64 The Lovely Bones - Alice Sebold [ :]
65 Count of Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas [x:]
66 On The Road - Jack Kerouac [ :]
67 Jude the Obscure - Thomas Hardy [ :]
68 Bridget Jones’s Diary - Helen Fielding [x:]
69 Midnight’s Children - Salman Rushdie [ :]
70 Moby Dick - Herman Melville [x:]

Total: 4

71 Oliver Twist - Charles Dickens [x:]
2 Dracula - Bram Stoker [x:]
73 The Secret Garden - Frances Hodgson Burnet [X:]
74 Notes From A Small Island - Bill Bryson [ :]
75 Ulysses - James Joyce [ :]
76 The Inferno – Dante [x:]
77 Swallows and Amazons - Arthur Ransome[ :]
78 Germinal - Emile Zola [ :]
79 Vanity Fair - William Makepeace Thackeray [:]

Total: 4

80 Possession - AS Byat [ :]
81 A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens[x:]
82 Cloud Atlas - David Mitchell [ :]
83 The Color Purple - Alice Walker [ :]
84 The Remains of the Day - Kazuo Ishiguro [ :]
85 Madame Bovary - Gustave Flaubert [ :]
86 A Fine Balance - Rohinton Mistry [ :]
87 Charlotte’s Web - EB White [X:]
88 The Five People You Meet In Heaven - Mitch Albom
89 Adventures of Sherlock Holmes - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle [x:]
90 The Faraway Tree Collection - Enid Blyton

Total: 3

91 Heart of Darkness - Joseph Conrad [ :]
92 The Little Prince - Antoine De Saint-Exupery [x:]
93 The Wasp Factory - Iain Banks
94 Watership Down - Richard Adams [x:]
95 A Confederacy of Dunces - John Kennedy Toole
96 A Town Like Alice - Nevil Shute
97 The Three Musketeers - Alexandre Dumas [x:]
98 Hamlet - William Shakespeare [x:]
99 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Roald Dahl [x:]
100 Les Miserables - Victor Hugo [:]

Total 5

Grand total: 44


message 2: by Jessica (new)

Jessica | 2 comments i've read 86 of those books


message 3: by travelmel (new)

travelmel | 27 comments Mod
Good job ladies! I have not read many of these at all!


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