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1

As I Lay Dying

William Faulkner
1930

2

The Maltese Falcon

Dashiell Hammett
1930

3

Civilization and Its Discontents

Sigmund Freud
1930

4

The Good Earth

Pearl S. Buck
1931

5

Pietr-le-Leton (Peter from Latvia) [Maigret novel]

Georges Simenon
1931

6

Boy

James Hanley
1931

7

Brave New World

Aldous Huxley
1932

8

Voyage au Bout de la Nuit (Journey to the End of the Night)

Louis-Ferdinand Céline
1932

9

Journey to the East

Hermann Hesse
1932

10

La Condition Humaine (Man's Fate)

André Malraux
1933

11

The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas

Gertrude Stein
1933

12

Lost Horizon

James Hilton
1933

13

Testament of Youth

Vera Brittain
1933

14

A Glastonbury Romance

John Cowper Powys
1933

15

Tender Is the Night

F. Scott Fitzgerald
1934

16

I, Claudius

Robert Graves
1934

17

Tropic of Cancer

Henry Miller
1934

18

Lust for Life

Irving Stone
1934

19

The Thin Man

Dashiell Hammett
1934

20

Goodbye, Mr. Chips

James Hilton
1934

21

The Postman Always Rings Twice

James M. Cain
1934

22

Little House on the Prairie

Laura Ingalls Wilder
1935

23

Absalom, Absalom!

William Faulkner
1936

24

Gone with the Wind

Margaret Mitchell
1936

25

Jamaica Inn

Daphne du Maurier
1936

26

Of Mice and Men

John Steinbeck
1937

27

The Hobbit, or There and Back Again

J. R. R. Tolkien
1937

28

Journal d'un Curé de Campagne (Diary of a Country Priest)

Georges Bernanos
1937

29

La Nausée

Jean-Paul Sartre
1938

30

Brighton Rock

Graham Greene
1938

31

Scoop

Evelyn Waugh
1938

32

Tropic of Capricorn

Henry Miller
1938

33

The Sword in the Stone

T. H. White
1938

34

Alamut

Vladimir Bartol
1938

35

Finnegans Wake

James Joyce
1939

36

At Swim-Two-Birds

Flann O'Brien
1939

37

The Grapes of Wrath

John Steinbeck
1939

38

The Big Sleep

Raymond Chandler
1939

39

Lark Rise

Flora Thompson
1939

40

The Day of the Locust

Nathanael West
1939

41

How Green Was My Valley

Richard Llewellyn
1939

42

Darkness at Noon

Arthur Koestler
1940

43

The Power and the Glory

Graham Greene
1940

44

For Whom the Bell Tolls

Ernest Hemingway
1940

45

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

Carson McCullers
1940

46

Native Son

Richard Wright
1940

47

Between the Acts

Virginia Woolf
1941

48

Le Mythe de Sisyphe (The Myth of Sisyphus)

Albert Camus
1942

49

L'Étranger (The Stranger)

Albert Camus
1942

50

Mythology

Edith Hamilton
1942

51

Five on a Treasure Island (first in The Famous Five series)

Enid Blyton
1942

52

Anti-Semite and Jew

Jean-Paul Sartre
1943

53

Being and Nothingness

Jean-Paul Sartre
1943

54

The Fountainhead

Ayn Rand
1943

55

Four Quartets

T. S. Eliot
1943

56

Das Glasperlenspiel (The Glass Bead Game)

Hermann Hesse
1943

57

No Exit

Jean-Paul Sartre
1944

58

Our Lady of the Flowers

Jean Genet
1944

59

A Bell for Adano

John Hersey
1944

60

"The Glass Menagerie"

Tennessee Williams
1944

61

Animal Farm

George Orwell
1945

62

A History of Western Philosophy And Its Connection with Political and Social Circumstances from the Earliest Times to the Present Day

Bertrand Russell
1945

63

Brideshead Revisited

Evelyn Waugh
1945

64

Lark Rise to Candleford

Flora Thompson
1945

65

Cannery Row

John Steinbeck
1945

66

The Iceman Cometh

Eugene O'Neill
1946

67

Zorba the Greek

Nikos Kazantzakis
1946

68

Critical Essays

George Orwell
1946

69

The Diary of a Young Girl

Anne Frank
1947

70

Doctor Faustus

Thomas Mann
1947

71

La Peste

Albert Camus
1947

72

A Streetcar Named Desire

Tennessee Williams
1947

73

The Heart of the Matter

Graham Greene
1948

74

The Naked and the Dead

Norman Mailer
1948

75

Still Glides the Stream

Flora Thompson
1948

76

Nineteen Eighty-Four

George Orwell
1948-9

77

Death of a Salesman

Arthur Miller
1949

78

The Martian Chronicles

Ray Bradbury
1950

79

The Bald Soprano

Eugène Ionesco
1950

80

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

C. S. Lewis
1950

81

The Catcher in the Rye

J. D. Salinger
1951

82

The End of the Affair

Graham Greene
1951

83

Memoirs of Hadrian

Marguerite Yourcenar
1951

84

Porius

John Cowper Powys
1951

85

Waiting for Godot

Samuel Beckett
1952

86

The Old Man and the Sea

Ernest Hemingway
1952

87

Charlotte's Web

E. B. White
1952

88

Wise Blood

Flannery O'Connor
1952

89

Casino Royale (First James Bond novel)

Ian Fleming
1953

90

The Adventures of Augie March

Saul Bellow
1953

91

Fahrenheit 451

Ray Bradbury
1953

92

The Go-Between

L. P. Hartley
1953

93

Battle Cry

Leon Uris
1953

94

The Crucible [Play]

Arthur Miller
1953

95

Lord of the Flies

William Golding
1954

96

The Fellowship of the Ring

J. R. R. Tolkien
1954

97

The Two Towers

J. R. R. Tolkien
1954

98

The Doors of Perception

Aldous Huxley
1954

99

Lucky Jim

Kingsley Amis
1954

100

My Left Foot

Christy Brown
1954

101

Diaries of a Dying Man

William Soutar
1954

102

Bonjour tristesse

Françoise Sagan
1954

103

Horton Hears A Who!

Dr. Seuss
1954

104

The Second World War

Winston Churchill
1954

105

Pedro Páramo

Juan Rulfo
1955

106

Lolita

Vladimir Nabokov
1955

107

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Tennessee Williams
1955

108

Tunnel in the Sky

Robert A. Heinlein
1955

109

The Return of the King

J. R. R. Tolkien
1955

110

Peyton Place

Grace Metalious
1956

111

The Visit

Friedrich Dürrenmatt
1956

112

Long Day's Journey into Night

Eugene O'Neill
1956

113

On the Road

Jack Kerouac
1957

114

Atlas Shrugged

Ayn Rand
1957

115

Pnin

Vladimir Nabokov
1957

116

Voss

Patrick White
1957

117

The Hawk in the Rain

Ted Hughes
1957

118

Doctor Zhivago

Boris Pasternak
1957

119

The Cat in the Hat

Dr. Seuss
1957

120

How The Grinch Stole Christmas

Dr. Seuss
1957

121

Things Fall Apart

Chinua Achebe
1958

122

Borstal Boy

Brendan Behan
1958

123

Il Gattopardo (The Leopard)

Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
1958

124

Exodus

Leon Uris
1958

125

Candy

Terry Southern
1958

126

The Dharma Bums

Jack Kerouac
1958

127

The Grass

Claude Simon
1958

128

The Guide

R. K. Narayan
1958

129

The Birthday Party [Play]

Harold Pinter
1958

130

Naked Lunch

William S. Burroughs
1959

131

The Tin Drum

Günter Grass
1959

132

Billiards at Half-past Nine

Heinrich Böll
1959

133

Rhinocéros (Rhinoceros)

Eugène Ionesco
1959

134

The Last of the Just

André Schwarz-Bart
1959

135

The Magic Christian

Terry Southern
1959

136

In the Labyrinth

Alain Robbe-Grillet
1959

137

A Canticle for Leibowitz

Walter M. Miller, Jr.
1959

138

The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich

William L. Shirer
1960

139

To Kill a Mockingbird

Harper Lee
1960

140

The Country Girls

Edna O'Brien
1960

141

Catch-22

Joseph Heller
1961

142

A House for Mr. Biswas

V. S. Naipaul
1961

143

Revolutionary Road

Richard Yates
1961

144

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Muriel Spark
1961

145

Stranger in a Strange Land

Robert A. Heinlein
1961

146

Solaris

Stanisław Lem
1961

147

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Ken Kesey
1962

148

A Clockwork Orange

Anthony Burgess
1962

149

Pale Fire

Vladimir Nabokov
1962

150

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
1962

151

The Golden Notebook

Doris Lessing
1962

152

Labyrinths

Jorge Luis Borges
1962

153

The Man in the High Castle

Philip K. Dick
1962

154

The Death of Artemio Cruz

Carlos Fuentes
1962

155

The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

Thomas Kuhn
1962

156

The Time of the Doves

Mercè Rodoreda
1962

157

V.

Thomas Pynchon
1963

158

The Bell Jar

Sylvia Plath
1963

159

Cat's Cradle

Kurt Vonnegut
1963

160

La Planete des Singes (Planet of the Apes)

Pierre Boulle
1963

161

Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man

Marshall McLuhan
1964

162

Little Big Man

Thomas Berger
1964

163

Flowers for Hitler

Leonard Cohen
1964

164

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Roald Dahl
1964

165

Last Exit to Brooklyn

Hubert Selby, Jr.
1964

166

Philadelphia, Here I Come! [Play]

Brian Friel
1964

167

The Whitsun Weddings

Jean-Paul Sartre
1964