Stolen from Howard Kleinman BBC Book LIst: Katy Stenta, almost half

BBC Book ListShare, nabbed from someone’s sister, Beth Fleischer
by Howard Kleinman (Notes) on Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 6:13am
BBC Book ListShare
See how you do!The BBC believes most people will have only read 6 of the 100 books here. How do your reading habits stack up?Instructions: Copy the list into a Note and put an ‘x’ after those you have read, count ’em up, compare tallies. This should be easy. Strutting and preening is optional, but encouragedResults –> 49/100

1 Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen X

2 The Lord of the Ringsx

3 Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte X

4 Harry Potter series – JK Rowling x

5 To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee x

6 The Bible x (although this is  at tricky one, I’m a pastor and I’d hesitate to say I’ve read every word in the Bible)

7 Wuthering Heights x

8 Nineteen Eighty Four – George Orwell x

9 His Dark Materials – Philip Pullmanx

10 Great Expectations – Charles Dickens

11 Little Women – Louisa M Alcott x

12 Tess of the D’Urbervilles – Thomas Hardy

13 Catch 22 – Joseph Heller

14 Complete Works of Shakespeare (um seen/read most, if not all, so I’m going to rule it an…) X

15 Rebecca – Daphne Du Maurier

16 The Hobbit – JRR Tolkien x

17 Birdsong – Sebastian Faulk

18 Catcher in the Rye – JD Salinger x

19 The Time Traveller’s Wife – Audrey Niffenegger X

20 Middlemarch – George Eliot X

21 Gone With The Wind – Margaret Mitchell

22 The Great Gatsby – F Scott Fitzgerald

23 Bleak House – Charles Dickens

24 War and Peace – Leo Tolstoy

25 The Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams x

26 Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh

27 Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoyevsky x

28 Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck

29 Alice in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll x

30 The Wind in the Willows – Kenneth Grahame

31 Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy

32 David Copperfield – Charles Dickens

33 Chronicles of Narnia – CS Lewis x

34 Emma – Jane Austen X

35 Persuasion – Jane Austen X

36 The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe – CS Lewis x

37 The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini

38 Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis De Bernieres

39 Memoirs of a Geisha – Arthur Goldenx

40 Winnie the Pooh – AA Milne x

41 Animal Farm – George Orwell x

42 The Da Vinci Code – Dan Brown x

43 One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquezx

44 A Prayer for Owen Meany – John Irving

45 The Woman in White – Wilkie Collins

46 Anne of Green Gables – LM Montgomery x

47 Far From The Madding Crowd – Thomas Hardy

48 The Handmaid’s Tale – Margaret Atwood x

49 Lord of the Flies – William Golding x

50 Atonement – Ian McEwan

51 Life of Pi – Yann Martel

52 Dune – Frank Herbertx

53 Cold Comfort Farm – Stella Gibbons

54 Sense and Sensibility – Jane Austen x

55 A Suitable Boy – Vikram Seth

56 The Shadow of the Wind – Carlos Ruiz Zafon

57 A Tale Of Two Cities – Charles Dickens x

58 Brave New World – Aldous Huxley

59 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time – Mark Haddon

60 Love In The Time Of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez

61 Of Mice and Men- John Steinbeck

62 Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov x

63 The Secret History – Donna Tartt

64 The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold (BK)

65 Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumasx

66 On The Road – Jack Kerouac

67 Jude the Obscure – Thomas Hardy

68 Bridget Jones’s Diary – Helen Fielding x

69 Midnight’s Children – Salman Rushdiex

70 Moby Dick – Herman Melville

71 Oliver Twist – Charles Dickens x

72 Dracula – Bram Stoker x

73 The Secret Garden – Frances Hodgson Burnett x

74 Notes From A Small Island – Bill Bryson

75 Ulysses – James Joycex

76 The Inferno – Dante

77 Swallows and Amazons – Arthur Ransome

78 Germinal – Emile Zola

79 Vanity Fair – William Makepeace Thackeray

80 Possession – AS Byat

81 A Christmas Carol – Charles Dickens x

82 Cloud Atlas – David Mitchell

83 The Color Purple – Alice Walker

84 The Remains of the Day – Kazuo Ishiguro

85 Madame Bovary – Gustave Flaubert

86 A Fine Balance – Rohinton Mistry

87 Charlotte’s Web – EB White x

88 The Five People You Meet In Heaven – Mitch Albom

89 Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle x

90 The Faraway Tree Collection – Enid Blyton

91 Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad x

92 The Little Prince – Antoine De Saint-Exupery x

93 The Wasp Factory – Iain Banks

94 Watership Down – Richard Adams

95 A Confederacy of Dunces – John Kennedy Toole

96 A Town Like Alice – Nevil Shute

97 The Three Musketeers – Alexandre Dumas x

98 Hamlet – William Shakespeare x

99 Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – Roald Dahl x

100 Les Miserables – Victor Hugox

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