Fifty Shades of Literature

Fifty Shades of Literature

Here is a list of books to read before you die, according to the Fully Booked stainless steel bookmark.

1. The Lord of the Rings Trilogy by JRR Tolkien
2. 1984 by George Orwell
3. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen*
4. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
5. To Kill a Mockingbirdby Harper Lee*
6. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte*
7. Wuthering Heightsby Emily Bronte*
8. A Passage to India by EM Forster
9. The Lord of the Flies by William Golding*
10. Hamlet by William Shakespeare
11. A Bend in the River by VS Naipaul
12. The Great Gatsbyby F. Scott Fitzgerald*
13. The Catcher in the Ryeby JD Salinger*
14. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
15. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
16. The Diary of Anne Frank by Anne Frank**
17. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
18. The Bible by Various Authors
19. The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
20. Ulysses by James Joyce
21. The Quiet American by Graham Greene
22. Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks
23. Money by Martin Amis
24. Harry Potter Seriesby JK Rowling*
25. Moby Dick by Herman Melville*
26. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
27. His Dark Materials Trilogy by Philip Pullman**
28. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy**
29. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderlandby Lewis Carroll*
30. Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier
31. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
32. On the Road by Jack Kerouac
33. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
34. The Way We Live Now by Anthony Trollope
35. The Outsider by Albert Camus
36. The Colour Purple by Alice Walker
37. Life of Pi by Yann Martel**
38. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
39. The War of the Worlds by HG Wells
40. Men Without Women by Ernest Hemmingway
41. Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift
42. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
43. Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
44. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe**
45. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey
46. Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
47. The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
48. Memoirs of a Geishaby Arthur Golden*
49. The Divine Comedy by Alighieri Dante
50. The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde*
* – Finished Reading
** –  Did not finish reading/yet to finish reading


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