BBC book list

Instructions:  Look at the list and put an ‘x’ after those you have read.

Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen (x)

2 The Lord of the Rings – JRR Tolkien ( ) (Part 1: The Fellowship of the RingPart 2: The Two Towers, Part 3: The Return of the King)

Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte (x)

Harry Potter series – JK Rowling ( )

5 To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee (x)

The Bible – (x)

7 Wuthering Heights – Emily Bronte (x)

1984 – George Orwell ( )

His Dark Materials – Philip Pullman ( )

10 Great Expectations – Charles Dickens ( )

11 Little Women – Louisa M Alcott (x)

12 Tess of the D’Urbervilles – Thomas Hardy ( )

13 Catch-22 – Joseph Heller ( )

14 Complete Works of Shakespeare ( )

15 Rebecca – Daphne Du Maurier (x)

16 The Hobbit – J. R. R.  Tolkien ( )

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 ( ) (Three posts: Part 1Part 2Part 3)

21 Gone With The Wind – Margaret Mitchell ( )

22 The Great Gatsby – F Scott Fitzgerald (x)

23 Bleak House – Charles Dickens ( )

24 War and Peace – Leo Tolstoy (X )

25 The Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams ( )

26 Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh ( )

27 Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoyevsky (X )

28 The Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck (x)

29 Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll (x)

30 The Wind in the Willows – Kenneth Grahame (X )

31 Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy (x)

32 David Copperfield – Charles Dickens ( )

33 Chronicles of Narnia – CS Lewis ( X)

34 Emma – Jane Austen (X )

35 Persuasion – Jane Austen (x)

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)

41 Animal Farm – George Orwell (x)

42 The Da Vinci Code – Dan Brown ( )

43 One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquez ( )

44 A Prayer for Owen Meany – John Irving ( )

45 The Woman in White – Wilkie Collins (x)

46 Anne of Green Gables – L. M. Montgomery (x)

47 Far From The Madding Crowd – Thomas Hardy ( )

48 The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood ( )

49 Lord of the Flies – William Golding (x)

50 Atonement – Ian McEwan ( )

51 Life of Pi – Yann Martel ( )

52 Dune – Frank Herbert ( )

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 ( )

59 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time – Mark Haddon ( )

60 Love In The Time Of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez (x)

61 Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck ( )

62 Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov ( )

63 The Secret History – Donna Tartt ( )

64 The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold ( )

65 The Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumas (x)

66 On The Road – Jack Kerouac (x)

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 ( )

71 Oliver Twist – Charles Dickens (x)

72 Dracula – Bram Stoker (x)

73 The Secret Garden – Frances Hodgson Burnett (x)

74 Notes From A Small Island – Bill Bryson ( )

75 Ulysses – James Joyce ( )

76 The Inferno – Dante ( )

77 Swallows and Amazons – Arthur Ransome ( )

78 Germinal – Emile Zola ( )

79 Vanity Fair – William Makepeace Thackeray ( )

80 Possession – AS Byatt ( )

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 (x)

86 A Fine Balance – Rohinton Mistry ( )

87 Charlotte’s Web – E. B. White (x)

88 The Five People You Meet In Heaven – Mitch Albom ( )

89 Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle ( )

90 The Faraway Tree Collection – Enid Blyton ( )

91 Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad (x)

92 The Little Prince – Antoine De Saint-Exupery (x)

93 The Wasp Factory – Iain Banks ( )

94 Watership Down – Richard Adams ( )

95 A Confederacy of Dunces – John Kennedy Toole ( )

96 A Town Like Alice – Nevil Shute ( )

97 The Three Musketeers – Alexandre Dumas ( )

98 Hamlet – William Shakespeare (x)

99 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – Roald Dahl ( )

100 Les Miserables – Victor Hugo (x)