1001 Books to Read Before You Die

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 30. 31. 32. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. Arrow of God - Chinua Achebe Things Fall Apart - Chinua Achebe Blood and Guts in High School - Kathy Acker Hawksmoor - Peter Ackroyd The House of Doctor Dee - Peter Ackroyd The Lambs of London - Peter Ackroyd Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency -Douglas Adams Hitchhikers’ Guide to the Galaxy - Douglas Adams The Long Dark Teatime of the Soul - Douglas Adams Aesop’s Fables - Aesopus Novel With Cocaine - M. Ageyev Little Women - Louisa May Alcott The Man With the Golden Arm - Nelson Algren Fantomas - Marcel Allain and Pierre Souvestre The House of Spirits - Isabel Allende Tent of Miracles - Jorge Amando Cause for Alarm - Eric Ambler The Green Man - Kingsley Amis Lucky Jim - Kingsley Amis The Old Devils - Kingsley Amis Dead Babies - Martin Amis The Information - Martin Amis London Fields - Martin Amis Money: A Suicide Note - Martin Amis Time’s Arrow - Martin Amis The Bridge on the Drina - Ivo Andric I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings - Maya Angelou The Thousand and One Nights - Anon The Golden Ass - Lucius Apuleius Memoirs of Martinus Scriblerus - John Arbuthnot, J. Gay, T. Parnell, A. Pope, J. Swift The Green Hat - Michael Arlen Foundation - Isaac Asimov I, Robot - Isaac Asimov Alias Grace - Margaret Atwood The Blind Assassin - Margaret Atwood Cat’s Eye - Margaret Atwood The Handmaid's Tale - Margaret Atwood The Robber Bride - Margaret Atwood Surfacing - Margaret Atwood Emma - Jane Austen Mansfield Park - Jane Austen Northanger Abbey - Jane Austen Persuasion - Jane Austen Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen Sense and Sensibility - Jane Austen The Book of Illusions - Paul Auster Moon Palace - Paul Auster Mr. Vertigo - Paul Auster The Music of Chance - Paul Auster The New York Trilogy - Paul Auster (City of Glass, Ghosts, The Locked Room)

The Floating Opera .John Banville 72. Flaubert’s Parrot . The Unnameable .James Baldwin 54. The Crow Road .Donald Barthelme 88. Dr. The Dead Father . G.Giorgio Bassani 90.Pat Barker 81.Samuel Beckett 96. The Untouchable . The Inferno .J. The Garden of the Finzi-Continis .Donald Barthelme 89. Molloy .Samuel Beckett 99. Crash . Ballard 61.Georges Bataille 93. Cloudsplitter .Donald Barthelme 87. Silk .Joseph Barth 86. The Drowned World . Timbuktu .Iain M.Samuel Beckett 97. Story of the Eye . The Player of Games . Watt . G. Go Tell it on the Mountain . Ballard 57.John Banville 71. Lost Illusions .Worstward Ho . The Sea .Borstal Boy . Giles Goat-Boy .Henri Barbusse 76. The Ghost Road .Samuel Beckett 101. G.Honore de Balzac 63.John Banville 75. Super-Cannes .John Barth 85. Ballard 56. Empire of the Sun .J. Ballard 58. Under Fire .Iain Banks 66.J.Iain Banks 67.Oroonoko .Pat Barker 80.Honore de Balzac 62. Complicity .Samuel Beckett 100. The Wasp Factory . Murphy . Dead Air .Samuel Beckett 95. G. Shroud .Julian Barnes 83. The Newton Letter .J. Another World .Pat Barker 79. How it is .J. Mercier et Camier . Ballard 59.Aphra Behn .Honore de Balzac 64.Samuel Beckett 94.Georges Bataille 92. Ballard 55. Caligari .J. The End of the Road . G. The Book of Evidence .Iain Banks 68.Brendan Behan 103.Henri Barbusse 77.Alessandro Baricco 78.Paul Auster 52.Russell Banks 70. Regeneration .Iain Banks 65. Giovanni’s Room .Djuna Barnes 82.John Barth 84.John Banville 74. Malone Dies .William Beckford 102.John Banville 73. Eugenie Grandet . Ballard 60. Banks 69.James Baldwin 53. The Abbot C .Samuel Beckett 98.51.Vathek . Le Pere Goriot . G. Come Back.J. The Atrocity Exhibition . G. Blue of Noon . Nightwood . Cocaine Nights . Amateurs .Georges Bataille 91. High Rise .

To the North .Vera Brittain 143. .Charlotte Bronte 148.The Heat of the Day .A Clockwork Orange .The Old Wives’ Tale .Charlotte Bronte 147.Elizabeth Bowen 130.Nadja .Thomas Bernhard 114.Drop City .Andre Breton 141.Elizabeth Bowen 131.Wittgenstein’s Nephew .Richard Brautigan 138.The Safety Net .Saul Bellow 108.Arcanum 17 .Louis de Bernieres 120.Camilla .Concrete .T.The Pilgrim’s Progress .Eva Trout .Saul Bellow 106.Andre Breton 142.Captain Corelli’s Mandolin .Heinrich Boll 126.Charlotte Bronte 146.Herzog .Mikhail Bulgakov 151.Jane Eyre .Thomas Bernhard 115.104.Anthony Burgess 154.Thomas Bernhard 116.Arnold Bennett 112.The Thirty-Nine Steps .Senor Vivo and the Coco Lord .Heinrich Boll 125.Ficciones .Labyrinths .Louis de Bernieres 121.Thomas Bernhard 118.Elizabeth Bowen 132.John Buchan 150.Billiards at Half-Past Nine .Berlott Brecht 140.Anthony Burgess 153.Elizabeth Bowen 135.Yes .Villette .Inside Mr.The Master and Margarita .Fanny Burney 155.Jorge Luis Borges 127.T.Old Masters .The Victim .John Bunyan 152.Seize the Day . Enderby .Correction .Alain de Botton 129.Anne Bronte 145.Evelina .Extinction .Group Portrait With Lady .Heinrich Boll 124.The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum .Fanny Burney 156.Saul Bellow 109.The Tenant of Wildfell Hall .Cecilia .Testament of Youth . Coraghessan Boyle 136.Wuthering Heights .Death Sentence .Fanny Burney .In Watermelon Sugar .World’s End .A World of Love .Saul Bellow 110.On Love .G.Threepenny Novel .Thomas Bernhard 117.The Last September .Willard and His Bowling Trophies .Jorge Luis Borges 128.Richard Brautigan 139.Agnes Grey .Saul Bellow 111.Shirley . Coraghessan Boyle 137.Anne Bronte 144.The Adventures of Augie March .Elizabeth Bowen 134.Henderson the Rain King .Emily Bronte 149.Saul Bellow 107.Maurice Blanchot 122.The House in Paris .Dangling Man .Saul Bellow 105.Heinrich Boll 123.John Berger 113.Thomas Bernhard 119.Humboldt’s Gift .Elizabeth Bowen 133.

Chariton 194.Angela Carter 184.Tarzan of the Apes .John Cleland 202.J.The Plague .Kingdom of This World .Invisible Cities . Coetzee 208. Byatt 165. and What Alice Found There .Truman Capote 177.J.Jack Maggs . S.William Burroughs 161.The Big Sleep .The Professor’s House .Elias Canetti 176.The Path to the Nest of Spiders .The Devil and Miss Pym .The Outsider .Truman Capote 178.Nights at the Circus .The Wild Boys .Through the Looking Glass.Edgar Rice Burroughs 158.Jonathan Coe 204.In Cold Blood .Fanny Hill .Agatha Christie 199.Don Quixote .Willa Cather 187.Erskine Childers 196.157.J.Paulo Coelho 205.Erewhon . S.Italo Calvino 171. Cain 167.Disgrace .Les Enfants Terribles .Peter Carey 180.Dusklands . Clarke 200.The Naked Lunch .Jung Chang 193.Raymond Chandler 190.Bruce Chatwin 195. Coetzee .Chaireas and Kallirhoe . M. Coetzee 209.The Sorrow of Belgium .Lewis Carroll 183.Italo Calvino 170.Paulo Coelho 206.The Castles of Crossed Destinies .On the Black Hill .Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland .James M. Byatt 166.Jean Cocteau 203.Wise Children .Lewis Carroll 182.J.Our Ancestors .Italo Calvino 172.The Riddle of the Sands . M.Samuel Butler 163.William Burroughs 159.2001: A Space Odyssey .Italo Calvino 168.The Tartar Steppe .Hebdomeros .William Burroughs 162.The Awakening .Journey to the End of the Night .Giorgio de Chirico 197. M.Albert Camus 173.Albert Camus 174.Oscar and Lucinda .Alejo Carpentier 181.Raymond Chandler 192.The Long Good-bye .Miguel de Cervantes Saavendra 189.Auto-da-Fe .Hugo Claus 201.Louis-Ferdinand Celine 188.If on a Winter’s Night a Traveller .Italo Calvino 169.Elizabeth Costello .Queer .Angela Carter 185.What a Carve Up! .Foe .A.A.The Murder of Roger Ackroyd .Possession .The Virgin in the Garden .Angela Carter 186.The Passion of New Eve . Coetzee 207.Wild Swans .The Rebel . M.Farewell My Lovely .Dino Buzzati 164.Albert Camus 175.Arthur C.Junkie .Peter Carey 179.Breakfast at Tiffany’s .Raymond Chandler 191.Kate Chopin 198.Veronika Decides to Die .The Postman Always Rings Twice .William Burroughs 160.

Denis Diderot 261.J.Oliver Twist .Albert Cohen 217.J. Coetzee 215.The Bitter Glass .Libra .Great Expectations .Nervous Conditions .Joseph Conrad 224.Martin Chuzzelwit .White Noise .Underworld . Desani 246.Hard Times .Charles Dickens 255.Shashi Deshpande 247.J.Daniel Defoe 237.Last of the Mohicans . M.The Enormous Room .Don DeLillo 244.James Fennimore Cooper 225.Out of Africa .Don DeLillo 245.David Copperfield .David Dabydeen 232.A Home at the End of the World .J.The Woman in White .Daniel Defoe 236.210.The Nun .Pricksongs and Descants .The Names .Jim Crace 228.Heart of Darkness . Hatterr .The Life and Times of Michael K . Coetzee 212.Lord Jim .Mao II .Don DeLillo 241.The Secret Agent .The Master of Petersburg .Waiting for the Barbarians .Ratner's Star .Joseph Conrad 220.The Public Burning .Denis Diderot 259.Michael Cunningham 230.Slow Man .Tsitsi Dangarembga 233. E.Isak Dinesen .Michael Cunningham 231. Coetzee 214.Bleak House .Lydia Davis 235.Charles Dickens 249.Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? .Charles Dickens 251.Ellis Dillon 262. M.E.Don DeLillo 240.Robinson Crusoe . Cummings 229.Wilkie Collins 218.Charles Dickens 256.The Body Artist .The Moonstone .House of Leaves . M.Arcadia .Youth .Robert Coover 227.Charles Dickens 257.A Christmas Carol .J.Daniel Defoe 238.The Hours . Dick 248.Denis Diderot 260.Charles Dickens 253.J.Charles Dickens 252.Charles Dickens 258. Coetzee 211.Don DeLillo 243. M. Coetzee 213.A Tale of Two Cities .Small Remedies .G.Phillip K.Charles Dickens 254.Jacques the Fatalist .Joseph Conrad 223.Wilkie Collins 219.Joseph Conrad 221.The End of the Story . Coetzee 216.Nostromo .Joseph Conrad 222. Danielewski 234.Roxana . M.Don DeLillo 239. V.The Shadow Line .Belle du Seigneur .Robert Coover 226.Our Mutual Friend .The Life and Adventures of Nicolas Nickleby .In the Heart of the Country .Moll Flanders .Mark Z.Rameau’s Nephew .All About H.Don DeLillo 242. M.Charles Dickens 250.Disappearance .

Fyodor Dostoevsky 270.Middlesex .Bret Easton Ellis 301. G.Jim Dodge 269.Alexandre Dumas 283.Maria Edgeworth 294.The Singapore Grip .Alexandre Dumas 282.J.William Faulkner .Peter Esterhazy 308.E.Bret Easton Ellis 302.George Eliot 296.Umberto Eco 292.American Psycho . G. Farrell 314.La Reine Margot .Berlin Alexanderplatz . Farrell 313.Celestial Harmonies .Marguerite Duras 288. Absalom! .Umberto Eco 291.Ragtime .The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes . G.Bret Easton Ellis 303.Daphne du Maurier 281.Slavenka Drakulic 279. L.Fyodor Dostoevsky 271.The Red Queen .As If I Am Not There .J.The Lover .Jeffery Eugenides 309.George Eliot 299.Middlemarch . Farrell 312.The Radiant Way . L.City of God . Doctorow 266.Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 275. Doctorow 268.Theodore Dreiser 280.Lawrence Durrell 289.Under the Skin .Rebecca .The Judge and His Hangman .Oloudah Equiano 306.Billy Bathgate .The Vice-Consul .E.Notes from the Underground .The Interesting Narrative .Glamorama .George Eliot 297.Michel Faber 311.Fyodor Dostoevsky 272.Hallucinating Foucault .E.The Three Musketeers .Stone Junction . L.Castle Rackrent . L.Marguerite Duras 287.The Virgin Suicides .The Mill on the Floss .263.The Black Dahlia .The Idiot .Fyodor Dostoevsky 274.Alexandre Dumas 284. Doctorow 265.The Devils .The Brothers Karamazov .Go Down.Sister Carrie .Margaret Drabble 278.Daniel Deronda .Ralph Ellison 304.James Ellroy 305. Moses .Jeffery Eugenides 310.George Eliot 300.Margaret Drabble 277.Alfred Doblin 264.Fyodor Dostoevsky 273.Like Water for Chocolate .Maria Edgeworth 293.E.Crime and Punishment .Laura Esquivel 307.George Eliot 298.Absalom.Silas Marner .The Count of Monte Cristo .Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 276.Marguerite Duras 286.Maria Edgeworth 295.Troubles .Less Than Zero .The Absentee .The Name of the Rose .The Hound of the Baskervilles .Friederich Durrenmatt 290.Patricai Duncker 285.William Faulkner 315.Justine . Doctorow 267.Adam Bede .Foucault’s Pendulum .J.The Ravishing of Lol V.The Siege of Krishnapur . Stein .The Book of Daniel .Ormond .Invisible Man .

A Room With a View .John Fowles 340.Janice Galloway 351.Bouvard and Pecuchet .Cranford .A Scot’s Quair (Sunset Song) .George Gissing 368.Where Angels Fear to Tread .Henry Fielding 320.The Trick is to Keep Breathing .Birdsong .William Faulkner 318.Tender is the Night .Henry Fielding 321. Forster 338.The Corrections .The Magus .Max Frisch 346.Hideous Kinky .The Stechlin .Fortunata and Jacinta . M.The Counterfeiters .Alan Garner 353.Elizabeth Gaskell 357.The Sound and the Fury .Stella Gibbons 361.Theodor Fontane 332.David Gemmell 359.North and South .John Galsworthy 352.Andre Gide 366. Scott Fitzgerald 324.Faces in the Water .Elizabeth Gaskell 358. M.Mrs ‘Arris Goes to Paris .A Passage to India .Effi Briest .William Gibson 362.Tom Jones .Esther Freud 345.F.The Fruits of the Earth .Mary Barton .Promise at Dawn .The French Lieutenant’s Woman .I’m Not Stiller . M.E.The Recognitions .Thursbitch .New Grub Street .Howard’s End .Ford Madox Ford 333.Madame Bovary .Elizabeth Gaskell 356.The Roots of Heaven .Sentimental Education .The Collector .Cold Comfort Farm .Charlotte Perkins Gilman 367.The Hamlet .Romain Gary 354.Max Frisch 347.Gustave Flaubert 328.Janet Frame 343.The Immoralist .John Fowles 341.Paul Gallico 350.Casino Royale .The Great Gatsby .The Good Soldier .Ian Fleming 329.A Maggot .Neuromancer .Jonathan Franzen 344.Homo Faber .Benito Perez Galdos 349. M.Gustave Flaubert 325.Joseph Andrews . Forster 337.Gustave Flaubert 326.Born in Exile .William Gaddis 348.John Fowles 339.The Yellow Wallpaper .Lewis Grassic Gibbon 360.John Fowles 342. Forster 335.Andre Gide 365.Theodor Fontane 331.Ford Madox Ford 334.E.William Faulkner 317.Sebastian Faulks 319.Jonathan Safran Foer 330.The Forsyte Saga .Parade’s End .George Gissing .Legend .Andre Gide 363.Andre Gide 364.Amelia .Gustave Flaubert 327.Romain Gary 355.F.316.E.Strait is the Gate .The Temptation of Saint Anthony .Everything is Illuminated .Henry Fielding 322. Forster 336. Scott Fitzgerald 323.E.

The Maltese Falcon .Jude the Obscure .Knut Hamsun 415.The Afternoon of a Writer .Living .Peter Handke 417.Radclyffe Hall 408.England Made Me .William Golding 377.Graham Greene 401. Haggard 406.Dead Souls .Nikolay Gogol 375.Dashiell Hammett 412.The Opposing Shore .Ivan Goncharov 380.Growth of the Soil .Graham Greene 400.The Third Man .The Vicar of Wakefield .The Artamonov Business .Elective Affinities .Dashiell Hammett 411.Gunter Grass 387.Nadine Gordimer 382.The Thin Man .Patrick Hamilton 409.Far From the Madding Crowd .The Left-Handed Woman .Graham Greene 399.Caught .The Nose .Gunter Grass 386.Blindness .The Mayor of Casterbridge .The Honorary Consul .Rites of Passage .The Well of Loneliness .Nikolay Gogol 374.Thomas Hardy 421.The Adventures of Caleb Williams .Party Going .Thomas Hardy 419.Julien Gracq 385.Rider H.Loving .Brighton Rock .The Power and the Glory .Mother .Mark Haddon 405.Henry Green 389.The Quiet American .The Hand of Ethelberta .Burger’s Daughter .369.Dashiell Hammett 413.Goalie’s Anxiety at the Penalty Kick .Lord of the Flies .Graham Greene 397.The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time .King Solomon’s Mines .Wilhelm Meister’s Apprenticeship .Hunger .Maxim Gorky 383.Alasdair Gray 388.Peter Handke 416.Rider H.Thomas Hardy .Dashiell Hammett 410.Maxim Gorky 384.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 373. Haggard 407.Peter Handke 418.William Godwin 370.Henry Green 390.The End of the Affair .Memoirs of a Geisha .Graham Greene 398.Arthur Golden 376.Hella Haasse 404.Knut Hamsun 414.Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 371.Oblomovka .Hangover Square .Johann Wolfgang von Goethe 372.Henry Green 393.George & Weedon Grossmith 403.She .Red Harvest .Graham Greene 402.Forever a Stranger .The Glass Key .Back .The Sorrows of Young Werther .Graham Greene 396.July’s People .Thomas Hardy 420.Cat and Mouse .Lanark: A Life in Four Books .Henry Green 392.The Tin Drum .Henry Green 391.Oliver Goldsmith 379.Diary of a Nobody .Henry Green 394.The Heart of the Matter .Nadine Gordimer 381.William Golding 378.Graham Greene 395.

Aldous Huxley 467.Thomas Hardy 424.The Cider House Rules .Gert Hofmann 455.Ernest Hemingway 440.For Whom the Bell Tolls .John Irving 474.Joseph Heller 437.John Irving 473.The Swimming-Pool Library .Return of the Native .Goodbye to Berlin . (Hilda Doolittle) 433.Victor Hugo 463.H.The Go-Between .Aleksandar Hemon 443.Michel Houellebecq 461.Eliza Haywood 432.Hermann Hesse 449.Reasons to Live .Aldous Huxley 469.Peter Hoeg 454.Thomas Hardy 423.Catch-22 .Les Miserables .Rosshalde .The Glass Bead Came .Jaroslav Hasek 427.Barry Hines 452.Whatever .Hermann Hesse 446.Bessie Head 434.A Kestrel For a Knave .Brave New World .Friedrich Holderlin 457.Michael Herr 445.Blind Man With a Pistol .Tess of the D’Urbervilles .The Folding Star .Nathaniel Hawthorne 429.Siddhartha .The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner .Christopher Isherwood .John Irving 472.Aldous Huxley 468.Alan Hollinghurst 458.Amy Hempel 444.Michel Houellebecq 460.The House of the Green Gables .The Hunchback of Notre Dame .Nathaniel Hawthorne 431.What I Loved .Love in Excess .The Scarlet Letter .The World According to Garp .Zora Neale Hurston 465.Patricia Highsmith 450.The Old Man and the Sea .James Hogg 456. P.Dispatches .Elementary Particles .422.Victor Hugo 464.Chester Himes 451.A Question of Power .Asphodel .Chrome Yellow .L.Nowhere Man .To Have and Have Not .Against the Grain .Steppenwolf .Ernest Hemingway 442.Hermann Hesse 448.Ernest Hemingway 438.Aithiopika .Stranger in a Strange Land .Hermann Hesse 447.Thomas Hardy 425.The Talented Mr Ripley .The Parable of the Blind .Michel Houellebecq 462.Siri Hustvedt 466.Eyeless in Gaza .Heliodorus 436.Nathaniel Hawthorne 430.Alan Hollinghurst 459. D.The Woodlanders .Hyperion .Platform .The House On the Borderland .The Blithedale Romance .Antic Hay .Ernest Hemingway 439.A Prayer for Owen Meany .Joris-Karl Huysmans 471.The Good Soldier Svejk .Robert Heinlein 435. Hartley 426.The Sun Also Rises .Miss Smilla’s Feeling For Snow .A Farewell to Arms .William Hope Hodgson 453.Nathaniel Hawthorne 428.Ernest Hemingway 441.The Marble Fawn .Aldous Huxley 470.Their Eyes Were Watching God .

B.The Trial .House Mother Normal .Henry James 482.A Pale View of Hills .Kazuo Ishiguro 481.One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest .A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man .The Last of Mr. Spring Frost . S.What Maisie Knew .Storm Jameson 488.Amerika .Spring Flowers.Milan Kundera 527.The Book of Laughter and Forgetting . Johnson 493.Barbara Kingsolver 520.Kazuo Ishiguro 477.The Castle .Broken April .Kazuo Ishiguro 479.The Shining .The Last Temptation of Christ .Jack Kerouac 514. Kennedy 513.Rudyard Kipling 521.The Portrait of a Lady . L.B. Kennedy 512.Trawl .A.Ismail Kadare 503.William Kotzwinkle 522.Ulysses .The Ambassadors .Samuel Johnson 494.Kazuo Ishiguro 478.Rasselas .The Last Days of Humanity .Milan Kundera 526.Charles Kingsley 519.Franz Kafka 506.Erica Jong 497.James Kelman 510.Ismail Kadare 502. S.In Parenthesis .An Artist of the Floating World .Nikos Kazantzakis 507.James Joyce 500.The Busconductor Hines .Henry James 483. Johnson 492.Henry James 484.Milan Kundera .The Melancholy of Resistance .The Golden Bowl .Kazuo Ishiguro 480.Henry James 487.The Fan Man .Finnegans Wake .Franz Kafka 504.The Wings of the Dove . L.The Turn of the Screw .Looking for the Possible Dance .Jahrestage .The Joke .Schindler’s Ark .Never Let Me Go .Thomas Keneally 511.Fear of Flying .Karl Kraus 525.A Day Off .Elfiede Jelinek 490.James Kelman 509.James Joyce 499.Sometimes a Great Notion .The Midnight Examiner .The Summer Book .B.James Kelman 508.Uwe Johnson 495.Stephen King 518.A.Remains of the Day .Laszlo Krasznahorkai 524. Norris . How Late .The Poisonwood Bible .The Unconsoled .On the Road .The Taebek Mountains .Jo Jung-Rae 501.David Jones 496.Franz Kafka 505.James Joyce 498.Henry James 485.Christopher Isherwood 476.Fateless .Tove Jansson 489.The Water-Babies .Henry James 486.Ken Kesey 516.Imre Kertesz 515.A Dissaffection .475. S.Ignorance .Albert Angelo .Kim .Everything You Need . Johnson 491.William Kotzwinkle 523.How Late it Was.Ken Kesey 517.The Piano Teacher .

The Female Quixote .Clarice Lispector 580.Doris Lessing 566.The Diary of Jane Sommers .The Drowned and the Saved .Nella Larsen 538.Lady Chatterley’s Lover .Women in Love .City Primeval .528. H.Solaris .Laurie Lee 556.The Unbearable Lightness of Being . Lawrence 545.Primo Levi 571. H.Land .Hanif Kureishi 532.The Rainbow .Sons and Lovers .Harper Lee 555.D.Siegfried Lenz 559.Lost Language of Cranes . H.Halldor Laxness 548.Nicolai Leskov 563.Smiley’s People .Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa 537. Lawrence 546.The Monk .D.Elmore Leonard 562.Intimacy .Passing .Self Condemned .D.The Hour of the Star . H.Comte de Lautreamont 540. G.Park Kyong-Ni 533.Comtesse de Marie-Madelaine Pioche de Lavergne La Fayette 534.Uncle Silas .Doris Lessing 564.Selma Lagerlof 536.John Le Carre 550.Hanif Kureishi 531.Dangerous Liaisons . When? .Hanif Kureishi 530.The Golden Notebook . Lawrence 547.Clarice Lispector .The Princess of Cleves .The Passion According to G.If This is a Man . Lawrence 542.Sheridan Le Fanu 553.The Childermass .Carlo Levi 568.Milan Kundera 529. H.Primo Levi 569.Independent People .Wyndham Lewis 575.The Spy Who Came in From the Cold .Doris Lessing 565.The Revenge for Love .Main Street .Primo Levi 570.D.In a Glass Darkly .Elmore Leonard 561.Pierre Choderlos de Laclos 535.Sheridan Le Fanu 552.Shikasta .The Grass is Singing .LaBrava .John Le Carre 549.Gosta Berling’s Saga .Stanislaw Lem 557.Sinclair Lewis 573.M.Maldoror .D.The Leopard .Get Shorty .Charlotte Lennox 558.Tarr .The Fox .Sinclair Lewis 574.David Leavitt 554. Lawrence 544. H.Doris Lessing 567. Lawrence 541. Lawrence 543.D.Babbitt .Aaron’s Road . .Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy .The Enchanted Wanderer .Wyndham Lewis 578.If Not Now.The Apes of God .The Buddha of Suburbia .Wyndham Lewis 576.Elmore Leonard 560.Christ Stopped at Eboli .D. H. Lewis 572.Nella Larsen 539. H.The Plumed Serpent .Quicksand .The German Lesson .Cider With Rosie .Wyndham Lewis 577.Wyndham Lewis 579.Gabriel’s Gift .To Kill a Mockingbird .John Le Carre 551.

Zakes Mda 633.The Magic Mountain .Thomas Mann 609.Peter Manson 613.Ian McEwan 598.Martin Eden .Henry Mackenzie 604.Heather McGowan 602.Horace McCoy 591.Guy de Maupassant 630.Yann Martel 622.Charles Robert Maturin 624.John McGahern 600.H.William Somerset Maugham 627.Schooling .The Butcher Boy .Ian McEwan 597.Guy de Maupassant 631.Melmoth the Wanderer .Embers .Javier Marias 616.Pierre and Jean .The Child in Time .Cakes and Ale .The Cubs and Other Stories .Doctor Faustus .Sandor Marai 615.Cigarettes .Wittgenstein’s Mistress .Saturday .Vanishing Point .Herman Melville .Under the Volcano .Jack London 584.Margaret Mazzantini 632.Euphues: The Anatomy of Wit .The Albigenses .They Shoot Horses. P.William Somerset Maugham 628.Love in the Time of Cholera .The Garden Party .Amongst Women .Ian Macpherson 605.The Betrothed .Ian McEwan 595.A Woman’s Life .Dark as the Grave Wherein My Friend is Laid .Malcolm Lowry 587.Frederic Manning 611.Bel-Ami .Of Human Bondage .Guy de Maupassant 629. Foretopman .Ian McEwan 599.Katherine Mansfield 612.Mario Vargas Llosa 583.William Somerset Maugham 626.Jack London 585.David Markson 617.Thomas Mann 607. Don’t They? .Gabriel Garcia Marquez 621.Professor Unrat .581.Malcolm Lowry 588.Alessandro Manzoni 614.Enduring Love .A Heart So White .Wild Harbour .Ian McEwan 592.The Man of Feeling .Heinrich Mann 606.The Cement Garden .David Markson 618.Absolute Beginners .Gabriel Garcia Marquez 619.Buddenbrooks .Black Dogs .Autumn of the Patriarch .Amsterdam .Ian McEwan 594.Her Privates We .Mario Vargas Llosa 582.That They May Face the Rising Sun .Life of Pi .Gabriel Garcia Marquez 620.The Razor’s Edge .Death in Venice .Ian McEwan 593.The Iron Heel .The Heart of Redness .Patrick McCabe 590. Lovecraft 586.Thomas Mann 610.The Comfort of Strangers .Charles Robert Maturin 625.John McGahern 601.Colin MacInnes 603.Billy Budd.The Feast of the Goat .At the Mountains of Madness .Atonement .John Lyly 589.One Hundred Years of Solitude .Thomas Mann 608.Adjunct: An Undigest .Don’t Move .Ian McEwan 596.Harry Mathews 623.

V.Robert Musil 672.Sula .Iris Murdoch 669.Pnin .Under the Net .Toni Morrison 657.Anagrams .Fugitive Pieces .Vladimir Nabokov 675.Lorrie Moore 649.Henry Miller 637.Iris Murdoch 666.Amalie Nothomb 684.The Unfortunate Traveller .The Bluest Eye .Toni Morrison 654.Robert Musil 671.Tropic of Capricorn .Yukio Mishima 639.Nancy Mitford 646.Tropic of Cancer .Vladimir Nabokov 676.Beloved .Marya: A Life .Jazz .The Sea of Fertility .Henry Miller 638. S.A Ghost at Noon .A Severed Head .News From Nowhere .Watchmen .Blonde .Anne Michaels 636.Pankaj Mishra 640.Haruki Murakami 662.David Mitchell 643.All Souls Day .Like Life .The Man Without Qualities .Vladimir Nabokov 674.Enigma of Arrival .William Morris 653.Lolita .634.Fear and Trembling .Moby Dick .Iris Murdoch 665.The Sea. Naipaul 679.Rituals .Gone With the Wind .Haruki Murakami 663. Naipaul 677.Iris Murdoch 670.Thomas Nashe 680.The Bell .The Pursuit of Love . Naipaul 678.Ada .Toni Morrison 655.Iris Murdoch 668.The Wind-up Bird Chronicle .Song of Solomon .Herman Melville 635.Vladimir Nabokov 673. S.Haruki Murakami 661.Love In a Cold Climate .The Romantics .Joyce Carol Oates 685.Sputnik Sweetheart .Rohinton Mistry 641.Alberto Moravia 650.Joyce Carol Oates .Cees Nooteboom 683.The Nice and the Good .Max Havelaar .Alberto Moravia 652.Multatuli 660.Anais Nin 681.Lorrie Moore 648.Cees Nooteboom 682. the Sea .Margaret Mitchell 644.Rohinton Mistry 642.V.Pale Fire .Harry Mulisch 659.Disobedience .The Black Prince .Alberto Moravia 651.A Bend in the River .A Fine Balance .The Time of Indifference .Toni Morrison 658.Family Matters .Iris Murdoch 667.Haruki Murakami 664.Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons 647.V.The Discovery of Heaven .Kafka on the Shore .Toni Morrison 656.Young Torless .Black Water .In a Free State .Cloud Atlas .After the Quake .Joyce Carol Oates 686.Delta of Venus .Nancy Mitford 645. S.

The Trusting and the Maimed .Milorad Pavic 720.Manon des Sources .Octavio Paz 721.Flannery O’Connor 698.Flannery O’Connor 697.Girl With Green Eyes .Nineteen Seventy Seven .Marius the Epicurean .Georges Perec 727.Flann O’Brien 695.W.The Third Policeman .Alan Paton 718.Everything That Rises Must Converge .Kenzaburo Oe 700.Animal Farm .The Moon and the Bonfires .Emine Ozdamar 710.Padgett Powell 739.The Life of Insects .The Labyrinth of Solitude .August is a Wicked Month .Pier Paolo Pasolini 713.Dos Passos 715.In the Forest .Anthony Powell 738.Victor Pelevin 725.A Void/Avoid .A Man Asleep .David Peace 722.At Swim.Metamorphoses .Annie E.Walter Pater 717.Victor Pelevin 726.Georges Perec 729.Flann O’Brien 694.James Plunkett 734. the Beloved Country .Titus Groan .Cry.Pluck the Bud and Destroy the Offspring .Dictionary of the Khazars .Gormenghast . None and a Hundred Thousand .Edgar Allan Poe 737.Flann O’Brien 693.The Poor Mouth .The Bell Jar . Two Boys .The English Patient .Ovid 709.Georges Perec 730.George Orwell 708.The Country Girls .The Ragazzi .Edna O’Brien 690.Luigi Pirandello 732.George Orwell 705.The Shipping News .A Dance to the Music of Time . Or the Memory of Childhood .Burmese Days .The Things They Carried .Ardal O’Hanlon 701.One.Sylvia Plath 733.Tim O’Brien 696.Mervyn Peake 724.Manhattan Transfer .The Clay Machine Gun .USA .Two Birds .Mervyn Peake 723.At Swim .George Orwell 706.Wise Blood .George Orwell 707.Nineteen Eighty-Four .The Fall of the House of Usher .Typical .Edgar Allan Poe 736.Georges Perec 728.Edna O’Brien 692.Choke .Georges Perec 731.Jamie O’Neill 703.Edna O’Brien 689.Edgar Allan Poe 735. Proulx .Joyce Carol Oates 688.Cesare Pavese 719.Edna O’Brien 691.Dos Passos 714.Boris Pasternak 716.The Purloined Letter .Keep the Aspidistra Flying .687.Marcel Pagnol 711.George Orwell 704.The Pit and the Pendulum .Michael Ondaatje 702.The Violent Bear it Away .The Talk of the Town .them .Coming Up For Air .Chuck Palahniuk 712.Things .Doctor Zhivago .Life is a Caravanserai .Flannery O’Connor 699.Life: A User’s Manual .

Phillip Roth 770.Impressions of Africa .Anne Rice 757.Alain Robbe-Grillet 761.Exercises in Style .Henry Roth 764. Midnight .Raymond Roussel 777.Good Morning.The Breast .Salman Rushdie 786.The Story of O .Love’s Work .Fury .The Crying of Lot 49 .Pamela .Mario Puzo 742.The Little Prince .Grimus .Pilgrimage .Carl Sagan 790.The Catcher in the Rye .The Radetzky March .Akutagawa Ryunosuke 787.Dorothy Richardson 758. Salinger .Locus Solus .Bonjour Tristesse .Salman Rushdie 785.The Human Stain .Thomas Pynchon 746.Jean-Jacques Rousseau 775.Thomas Pynchon 743.J.Jean-Jacques Rousseau 776.Contact . .Raymond Roussel 778.The Devil in the Flesh .Operation Shylock .Vineland .Jean Rhys 754.Confessions .Samuel Richardson 760.Julie: Or the New Eloise .Justine .The God of Small Things .The Plot Against America .Gillian Rose 763.Raymond Radiguet 751.All Quiet on the Western Front .Clarissa .Jean Rhys 756.Jean-Jacques Rousseau 773.Frederick Rolfe 762.Gargantua and Pantagruel .Emile.Phillip Roth 768.Phillip Roth 771.Hadrian the Seventh .Thomas Pynchon 747.Marquis de Sade 789.Pauline Reage 752.The Moor’s Last Sigh . D.Francois Rabelais 749.Jean-Jacques Rousseau 774.Joseph Roth 765.Samuel Richardson 759.Mason & Dixon .Call it Sleep .The Ground Beneath Her Feet .Sabbath’s Theater .Phillip Roth 769.Portnoy’s Complaint .Erich Maria Remarque 753.Marcel Proust 741.Jealousy .Antoine de Saint-Exupery 792.The Mysteries of Udolopho .Remembrance of Things Past .Jean Rhys 755.Wide Sargasso Sea .Phillip Roth 772.American Pastoral .Salman Rushdie 782.740.The Satanic Verses .Quartet .Marquis de Sade 788.Midnight’s Children -Salman Rushdie 783.Raymond Queneau 748.Thomas Pynchon 744.Salman Rushdie 780.Ann Radcliffe 750.Gravity’s Rainbow .Phillip Roth 766.Salman Rushdie 784.The 120 Days of Sodom .Arundhati Roy 779.Thomas Pynchon 745.Reveries of a Solitary Walker .Rashoman .Shame .Phillip Roth 767.V.Salman Rushdie 781.Interview With the Vampire .The Godfather .Francoise Sagan 791. Or on Education .

The Reader .The Case of Comrade Tulayev .How the Dead Live .Jose Saramago 797.Rob Roy .W.Somerville & Ross 837. Sebald 808.Tobias George Smollett 832.Alexandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn 834.Dan Sleigh 828.Sam Selvon 813.Natsume Soseki 839.Cancer Ward .The Jungle .Some Experiences of an Irish R.Iain Sinclair 825.Alexandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn 835.George Saunders 799. G.Vertigo . Sayers 800.Austerlitz .Will Self 812.Sir Walter Scott 804.Sir Walter Scott 803.Humphry Clinker .Muriel Spark 843.Will Self 811.Tobias George Smollett 833.The History of the Siege of Lisbon .An Obedient Father .On Beauty . G. M.Downriver .Somerville & Ross 838.The Double .The Real Charlotte .The First Circle .Bernard Schlink 802.A Suitable Boy .The Autobiography of Alice B.Muriel Spark 842.The Nine Tailors .Muriel Spark 840.Sir Walter Scott 805.Roderick Random .W.Three Lives .Saturday Night and Sunday Morning .Jose Saramago 796.Victor Serge 814.Zadie Smith 830. Sebald 809. Sayers 801.Gertrude Stein 845.Life and Death of Harriett Frean .Kokoro . Sebald 807.Unless .Nevil Shute 820.Jose Saramago 795.The Girls of Slender Means .Akhil Sharma 816.Franny and Zooey .Islands .Upton Sinclair 827.Frankenstein .Carol Shields 818.Henryk Sienkiewicz 821.Pastoralia .Memento Mori . D.Murder Must Advertise .The Lonely Londoners .Nausea .London Orbital .Peregrine Pickle .W. G.Dorothy L.The Year of the Death of Ricardo Reis . .Dorothy L.Zadie Smith 829.The Driver’s Seat .J.The Stone Diaries .One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich .Ivanhoe .Iain Sinclair 824. Toklas .Muriel Spark 841.Transit .Gertrude Stein 844.Iain Sinclair 823.The Rings of Saturn . G.The Monastery .Tobias George Smollett 831.Quo Vadis .793.Gertrude Stein .Alan Sillitoe 822.The Emigrants .Anna Seghers 810.Alexandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn 836. Sebald 806.Dining on Stones .A Town Like Alice .Carol Shields 819.Jean-Paul Satre 798.White Teeth .The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie . Salinger 794.May Sinclair 826.W.The Making of Americans .Vikram Seth 815.Great Apes .Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley 817.

Jonathan Swift 871.The Killer Inside Me .Jean Toomer 895.Kidnapped .The People of Hemso .A Modest Proposal .The Charterhouse of Parma .Uncle Tom’s Cabin.The Red and the Black .The 13 Clocks .The Light of Day .Leo Tolstoy 893.Patrick Suskind 865.The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists .Ngugi wa Thiong’o 877.The Lord of the Rings .Harriet Beecher Stowe 861.A Sentimental Journey .The Charwoman’s Daughter .The Invention of Curried Sausage .Laurence Sterne 854.Bram Stoker 860.Petals of Blood .James Stephens 852.Graham Swift 868.Treasure Island .Leo Tolstoy 891. R.The Colour . R.The Master of Ballantrae .Henry David Thoreau 881.Anna Karenina .The Ogre . R.Cannery Row .J.John Kennedy Toole 894.The Strange Case of Dr Jeckyll and Mr Hyde .City Sister Silver . R.Ngugi wa Thiong’o 876.Patrick Suskind 866. Thompson 879.John Steinbeck 848.Colm Toibin 887.The Kreutzer Sonata . Tolkien 889.Cane .The Heather Blazing .Robert Louis Stephenson 857.Jim Thompson 880.August Strindberg 863.August Strindberg 864.Laurence Sterne 855.Declares Pereira: A Testimony .Vanity Fair .Michel Tournier 897.James Thurber 883.Ngugi wa Thiong’o 878.Colm Toibin 886. Tolkien 888.The Secret History . Or.Cryptonomicon .Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas .Neal Stephenson 853.Stendhal 851.Robert Louis Stephenson 859.Confederacy of Dunces .August Strindberg 862.War and Peace .Newton Thornburg 882.Uwe Timm 885.The Hobbit .Waterland .Gulliver’s Travels .Antonio Tabucchi 873.The River Between .Perfume .Leo Tolstoy 892.J.The Wonderful “O” .Graham Swift 869.Rose Tremain 898.Donna Tartt 874.Of Mice and Men .Jonathan Swift 870. Life Among the Lowly .The Death of Ivan Ilyich .Robert Louis Stephenson 858.Zeno’s Conscience .William Makepeace Thackeray 875.The Red Room .The Grapes of Wrath .John Steinbeck 847.Walden .James Thurber 884.Jonathan Swift 872.Stendhal 850.John Steinbeck 849.Leo Tolstoy 890.Robert Tressell .Cutter and Bone .The Pigeon .Dracula .Robert Louis Stephenson 856.Jachym Topol 896.Hunter S.846.The Master .Tristram Shandy .A Tale of a Tub .Matigari .Italo Svevo 867.By the Open Sea .

Breakfast of Champions .Ivan Turgenev 910.H.Miss Pettigrew Lives For a Day .William Trevor 902.Candide .Sarah Waters 939.A Handful of Dust .H.The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn .Kurt Vonnegut Jr.Giovanni Verga 917.John Updike 916.The Graduate . Wells 951. G.The Story of Lucy Gault .The Castle of Otranto .King Lear of the Steppes .In Sicily .Journey to the Centre of the Earth .Voltaire 923.William Trevor 901.Fathers and Sons .The Temple of My Familiar .Ben-Hur . G.Evelyn Waugh 944.The Invisible Man .Alice Walker 929.On the Eve .God Bless You.David Foster Wallace 931.Infinite Jest .He Knew He Was Right .Myra Breckinridge . G.Evelyn Waugh 945.Evelyn Waugh 942.Alice Walker 930.Rabbit Redux .Vile Bodies .Ivan Turgenev 908.Brideshead Revisited .Decline and Fall .Evelyn Waugh 943.Horace Walpole 933.Ivan Turgenev 909.Kurt Vonnegut Jr.Phineas Finn . G.Anthony Trollope 904.Winfred Watson 941.Rabbit is Rich .Jules Verne 919. Wells 948. Wells 947.Morvern Callar . G.Virgin Soil .John Updike 914.Anthony Trollope 903.Gore Vidal 921.Lew Wallace 932.Kurt Vonnegut Jr.Simon Vestdijk 920. 927.Spring Torrents .Summer Will Show .H.Mark Twain 913.Cat’s Cradle .H.Slaughterhouse Five .Chris Webb 946. Wells 949.Alice Walker 928.Marina Warner 935.Fools of Fortune .Fingersmith .Castle Richmond .Billy Liar . 924.Anthony Trollope 906. Run .The Garden Where the Brass Band Played .Irvine Welsh .The Last Chronicle of Barset . 925.Leonid Tsypkin 907.Sylvia Townsend Warner 936.Jules Verne 918.The House by the Medlar Tree .Elio Vittorini 922.899.John Updike 915.Tipping the Velvet .William Trevor 900.Sylvia Townsend Warner 937.Rabbit.Summer in Baden-Baden .H.Alan Warner 934. 926.Tono-Bungay .Anthony Trollope 905.Ivan Turgenev 911.Sarah Waters 940.Ivan Turgenev 912.Around the World in Eighty Days .Kurt Vonnegut Jr.The War of the Worlds .Possessing the Secret of Joy . Mr Rosewater .After the Death of Don Juan .Trainspotting .The Color Purple .Keith Waterhouse 938.The Time Machine . Wells 950.The Island of Dr Moreau .Indigo .Felicia’s Journey .

Edith Wharton 959.Virginia Woolf 983.Rebecca West 954.Virginia Woolf 987.Memoirs of Hadrian .John Wyndham 992.The Age of Innocence .Virginia Woolf 984.Nana .To the Lighthouse .Jeanette Winterson 973.Virginia Woolf 989. White 968. Wodehouse 976.Stefan Zweig .P.952.Voss .Christa Wolf 978.Yevgeny Zamyatin 996.Patrick White 967.Virginia Woolf 988.Richard Wright 991.Night and Day .Orlando .Germinal .Tom Wolfe 980.Drunkard .Virginia Woolf 982.Henry Williamson 970.Written on the Body .John Wyndham 993.The Return of the Soldier .Emile Zola 998.Look Homeward.Edmund White 964.Patterns of Childhood .The Voyage Out .Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit . Jeeves .Jeanette Winterson 975.Rebecca West 957. Dalloway .Edith Wharton 962.The Passion .The Birds Fall Down .Day of the Triffids .The Waves . .The Picture of Dorian Gray .Virginia Woolf 986.No Laughing Matter .John Wyndham 994.Emile Zola 999.Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test .Emile Zola 1000.Sexing the Cherry .Thank You.Emile Zola 1001.Chocky .Native Son .Marguerite Yourcenar 995.Ethan Frome .Angus Wilson 971.Jeanette Winterson 974.Edmund White 965.Emile Zola 997.Therese Raquin .Bunner Sisters .Edith Wharton 963.The Years .Nathanael West 953.La Bete Humaine .Oscar Wilde 969.Virginia Woolf 990.The Bonfire of the Vanities .Christa Wolf 977.Rebecca West 956.Jeanette Winterson 972.Summer .We .Jacob’s Room .Edith Wharton 961. G.Harriet Hume .The Glimpse of the Moon .The Beautiful Room is Empty .The Quest for Christa T.A Boy’s Own Story .Thomas Wolfe 979.The Thinking Reed .The Midwitch Cuckoos .Edith Wharton 960.Between the Acts .The Living and the Dead .Virginia Woolf 985. H.T.Tom Wolfe 981.Edith Wharton 958.Rebecca West 955.The House of Mirth . Angel .The Once and Future King .Mrs.Amok .Patrick White 966.Miss Lonelyhearts .Tarka the Otter .

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