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 Case of Charles Dexter Ward - H. P. Lovecraft
7 1984 - George Orwell
8 The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
9 Pride and Prejudice

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..

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10 Flowers for Algernon - Daniel Keyes

The Contenders

11 Anne of Green Gables
12 The Adventures of Robin Hood
13 The House at Pooh Corner
14 Dracula - Bram Stoker
15 The Screwtape Letters

the screwtape letters are exellent - moose4life19

16 Dracula
17 Jane Eyre

The insane lady is scary. - booknerd

18 The Great Gatsby
19 Emma
20 Le Morte D'arthur
21 Ben-Hur
22 The Godfather - Mario Puzo
23 I Promessi Sposi - Alessandro Manzoni
24 Peter Pan - JM Barrie
25 Gone With the Wind
26 A Tale of Two Cities
27 To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee

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

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.

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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
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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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