Top Ten Classic Books


The Top Ten

1 A Christmas Carol
2 Moby Dick
3 Wuthering Heights

Heathcliff and Cathy are unforgettable, and it has great action as well as pathos. - booknerd

Incredibly, mind blowing story! Charlotte Bronte is a literary genius!

4 Romeo and Juliet
5 The Hobbit

This, and Lord of the Rings are the best books ever. Tolkein was a literary genius.

Genius and well thought out book. Amazing.

6 The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
7 The Case of Charles Dexter Ward - H. P. Lovecraft
8 Pride and Prejudice

Best book ever. Loved 2005 movie

passion, humor, anger... all emotions in one.
this is a book that will still remain in your heart even after the last page is turned..

Mr. Bennett is HILARIOUS! - booknerd

9 Anne of Green Gables
10 1984 - George Orwell

The Contenders

11 Flowers for Algernon - Daniel Keyes
12 The Adventures of Robin Hood
13 The House at Pooh Corner

It is pretty good and very close to a chrtmas charol. Number 1 on my list

14 Dracula - Bram Stoker
15 The Screwtape Letters

the screwtape letters are exellent - moose4life19

16 Dracula
17 The Great Gatsby
18 Jane Eyre

The insane lady is scary. - booknerd

19 Emma
20 The Godfather - Mario Puzo
21 Le Morte D'arthur
22 Ben-Hur
23 To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee

How is this not #1? A story that inspires you like none other.

24 I Promessi Sposi - Alessandro Manzoni
25 Peter Pan - JM Barrie
26 Gone With the Wind
27 A Tale of Two Cities
28 Treasure Island

Great book written in the late 1800s early 1900s about a handful of double agent characters and encompasses everything you want in a classic book or even a book.

29 Anthem - Ayn Rand

Great dystopian future-past book written in 1938.

30 The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Great classic horror, gothic, science fiction book written by Robert Louis Stevenson the same author as Treasure Island.

Really good

31 Oliver Twist
32 One Hundred Years of Solitude

Everything Gabriel Garcia Marquez writes is beautiful.

33 Old Yeller


34 War and Peace - Leo Tolstoy
35 Charlotte's Web - E.B. White
36 Animal Farm - George Orwell
37 The Secret Garden
38 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
39 Hamlet
40 Diary of a Wimpy Kid
41 Les Miserables
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Top Remixes

1. The Case of Charles Dexter Ward - H. P. Lovecraft
2. Flowers for Algernon - Daniel Keyes
3. 1984 - George Orwell
1. Moby Dick
2. Romeo and Juliet
3. A Christmas Carol


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