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Tuesday 25th of September 2018
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Top 100 Books – Part 2

BBC’s Top 100
by BBC

In April the BBC’s Big Read began the search for the nation’s best-loved novel, and we asked you to nominate your favourite books. The votes poured in from all around the UK and below and on the next page are all the results!
Now we’re asking you to vote for your favourite out of the top 21 books!



Click on Author’s Name for more information and on Book name for Etext online (if available) or book review

The Alchemist – Paulo Coelho
Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland – Lewis Carroll
Animal Farm – George Orwell
Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy
Anne Of Green Gables – LM Montgomery
Artemis Fowl – Eoin Colfer
The BFG –
Roald Dahl
Birdsong –
Sebastin Faulks
Black Beauty – Anna Sewell
Bleak House- Charles Dickens
Brave New World –
Aldous Huxley
Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh
Bridget Jones’s Diary-
Helen Fieldinga
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin –
Louis de Bernieres
Catch-22 – Joseph Heller
The Catcher In The Rye – JD Salinger
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory – Roald Dahl
A Christmas Carol –
Charles Dickens
The Clan Of The Cave Bear – Jean M Auel
Cold Comfort Farm – Stella Gibbons
The Colour Of Magic – Terry Pratchett
The Count Of Monte Cristo- Alexandre Dumas
Crime And Punishment – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
David Copperfield – Charles Dickens
Double Act –Jacqueline Wilson
Dune Frank Herbert
Emma Jane Austen
Far From The Madding Crowd Thomas Hardy
Girls In Love –Jacqueline Wilson
The God Of Small Things Arundhati Roy
The Godfather Mario Puzo
Gone With The Wind Margaret Mitchell
Good Omens Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
Goodnight Mister Tom – Michelle Magorian
Gormenghast Mervyn Peake
The Grapes Of Wrath John Steinbeck
Great Expectations – Charles Dickens
The Great Gatsby F Scott Fitzgerald
Guards! Guards! Terry Pratchett
Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets JK Rowling
Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire JK Rowling
Harry Potter And The Philosopher’s Stone JK Rowling
Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban JK Rowling
His Dark Materials Philip Pullman
The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy – Douglas Adams
The Hobbit JRR Tolkien
Holes Louis Sachar
I Capture The Castle – Dodie Smith
Jane Eyre Charlotte Brontë
Kane And Abel Jeffrey Archer
Katherine Anya Seton
The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe CS Lewis
Little Women Louisa May Alcott
Lord Of The Flies William Golding
The Lord Of The Rings JRR Tolkien
Love In The Time Of Cholera Gabriel García Márquez
The Magic Faraway Tree Enid Blyton
Magician Raymond E Feist
The Magus John Fowles
Matilda Roald Dahl
Memoirs Of A Geisha – – Arthur Golden
Middlemarch George Eliot
Midnight’s Children Salman Rushdie
Mort Terry Pratchett
Night Watch – Terry Pratchett
Nineteen Eighty-Four George Orwell
Noughts And Crosses – Malorie Blackman
Of Mice And Men John Steinbeck
On The Road Jack Kerouac
One Hundred Years Of Solitude Gabriel García Márquez
Perfume –Patrick Süskind
Persuasion Jane Austen

The Pillars Of The Earth
Ken Follett
A Prayer For Owen Meany John Irving
Pride And Prejudice – Jane Austen
The Princess Diaries – Meg Cabot
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists Robert Tressell
Rebecca Daphne Du Maurier
The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Secret History Donna Tartt
The Shell Seekers – Rosamunde Pilcher
The Stand – Stephen King
The Story Of Tracy Beaker –Jacqueline Wilson
A Suitable Boy Vikram Seth
Swallows And Amazons Arthur Ransome
A Tale Of Two Cities Charles Dickens

Tess Of The D’Urbervilles
Thomas Hardy
The Thorn BirdsColleen McCollough

To Kill A Mockingbird
Harper Lee
A Town Like Alice – Nevil Shute
Treasure Island – Robert Louis Stevenson
The Twits –
Roald Dahl
Ulysses James Joyce
Vicky Angel Jacqueline Wilson
War And Peace Leo Tolstoy

Watership Down
Richard Adams
The Wind In The Willows Kenneth Grahame
Winnie-the-Pooh AA Milne
The Woman In White –
Wilkie Collins
Wuthering Heights Emily Brontë