1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die Books
1,000  items 70,652 views by  Power
Ranker
more info

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die

A list of the 1001 books you must read before you die. This list has been used by book lovers for years. Featuring classics and newer books alike, this list is a fantastic resource for bibliophiles (and if you're checking out this list, that probably includes you). This is considered by many to be the authoritative list of the best books of all time. The list includes both fiction and non-fiction, and all genres have been included as well. Whether you're new to reading, or a long time reader just looking to fill in the gaps, this is the list for you.

What are the books you need to read before you die? Look and see.

Source: 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die by Peter Boxall
  • 3 ReRanks
  • See list ranked by
The List
Comment
Embed
Options
  1. 892
    No image
    open buy @ amazon
  2. 190

    Miguel de Cervantes

    open buy @ amazon
  3. 466

    Aphra Behn

    open buy @ amazon
  4. 29

    Jonathan Swift

    open buy @ amazon
  5. 519

    Daniel Defoe

    open buy @ amazon
  6. 414

    Daniel Defoe

    open buy @ amazon
  7. 522
    open buy @ amazon
  8. 472

    Samuel Richardson

    open buy @ amazon
  9. 331

    Henry Fielding

    open buy @ amazon
  10. 146

    Samuel Richardson

    open buy @ amazon
  11. 520
    No image
    open buy @ amazon
  12. 478
    No image
    open buy @ amazon
  13. 54

    Henry Fielding

    open buy @ amazon
  14. 620

    Horace Walpole

    open buy @ amazon
  15. 895

    Oliver Goldsmith

    open buy @ amazon
  16. 26
    open buy @ amazon
  17. 756

    Henry Mackenzie

    open buy @ amazon
  18. 213

    Frances Burney

    open buy @ amazon
  19. 135

    Cecilia Frances Burney (1776–1828), Frances Burney

    open buy @ amazon
  20. 156

    Jean-Jacques Rousseau

    open buy @ amazon
  21. 960
    No image

    William Thomas Beckford

    open buy @ amazon
  22. 198

    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

    open buy @ amazon
  23. 531
    open buy @ amazon
  24. 493
    open buy @ amazon
  25. 391

    Jane Austen

    open buy @ amazon
  26. 203

    Jane Austen

    open buy @ amazon
  27. 518

    Walter Scott

    open buy @ amazon
  28. 443

    Jane Austen

    open buy @ amazon
  29. 481

    Jane Austen

    open buy @ amazon
  30. 243

    Mary Shelley

    open buy @ amazon
  31. 323

    Walter Scott

    open buy @ amazon
  32. 769

    Walter Scott

    open buy @ amazon
  33. 814
    open buy @ amazon
  34. 596

    Alessandro Manzoni

    open buy @ amazon
  35. 832
    open buy @ amazon
  36. 716
    open buy @ amazon
  37. 452

    Charles Dickens

    open buy @ amazon
  38. 740
    open buy @ amazon
  39. 623
    open buy @ amazon
  40. 660
    open buy @ amazon
  41. 174

    Nikolai Gogol

    open buy @ amazon
  42. 802

    Edgar Allan Poe

    open buy @ amazon
  43. 229

    Søren Kierkegaard

    open buy @ amazon
  44. 4

    Charles Dickens

    open buy @ amazon
  45. 394

    Charles Dickens

    open buy @ amazon
  46. 882

    Alexandre Dumas

    open buy @ amazon
  47. 817

    Edgar Allan Poe

    open buy @ amazon
  48. 45

    Anne Brontë

    open buy @ amazon
  49. 328

    Charlotte Brontë

    open buy @ amazon
  50. 996

    Emily Brontë

    open buy @ amazon

got a blog or website?

embed this list

viewers of this list also saw...

more popular lists