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100 Fiction Books

This is part of my Life List.

I’m looking forward to reading and even re-reading some of these books. :)

1. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes

2. Ulysses by James Joyce

3. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

4. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

5. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

6. 1984 by George Orwell

7. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

8. In Search of Lost Time by Marcel Proust

9. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

10. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert

11. The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

12. Middlemarch by George Eliot

13. One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

14. The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner

15. Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison

16. The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger

17. To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf

18. On the Road by Jack Kerouac

19. Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift

20. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

21. Moby Dick by Herman Melville

22. Beloved by Toni Morrison

23. The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James

24. The Iliad by Homer

25. Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner

26. A Passage to India by E.M. Forster

27. Native Son by Richard Wright

28. Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf

29. The Odyssey by Homer

30. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller

31. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce

32. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

33. The Trial by Franz Kafka

34. As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner

35. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

36. Emma by Jane Austen

37. Nostromo by Joseph Conrad

38. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

39. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

40. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

41. The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien

42. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë

43. The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri

44. Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

45. Lord of the Flies by William Golding

46. All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren

47. Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

48. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton

49. The Aeneid by Virgil

50. Tom Jones by Henry Fielding

51. The Tin Drum by Günter Grass

52. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray

53. The Call of the Wild by Jack London

54. The Good Soldier by Ford Madox Ford

55. Malone Dies by Samuel Beckett

56. Animal Farm by George Orwell

57. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley

58. Oedipus the King by Sophocles

59. Gargantua and Pantagruel by Francois Rabelais

60. U.S.A by John Dos Passos

61. The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu

62. Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne

63. An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser

64. Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

65. The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer

66. Clarissa by Samuel Richardson

67. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Louis Carroll

68. The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

69. The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins

70. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe

71. Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut

72. Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence

73. Finnegans Wake by James Joyce

74. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

75. Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh

76. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

77. Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence

78. The Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann

79. Charlotte’s Web by E. B. White

80. Under the Volcano by Malcolm Lowry

81. Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan

82. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

83. Hamlet by William Shakespeare

84. A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

85. The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing

86. Light in August by William Faulkner

87. Rabbit, Run by John Updike

88. The Stranger by Albert Camus

89. Herzog by Saul Bellow

90. Go Tell it on the Mountain by James Baldwin

91. The Awakening by Kate Chopin

92. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

93. Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

94. Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

95. King Lear by William Shakespeare

96. Dangerous Liaison by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos

97. Journey to the End of The Night by Louis-Ferdinand Céline

98. The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas

99. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

100. Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie

bolded finished

italicized – read before

One Comment leave one →
  1. October 13, 2011 6:27 am

    love your list! keep reading! :)

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