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A list of the best selling novels in the US during the 1910's as reported by Publishers Weekly. This list ranges from 1910 through 1919. All types of novels have been included and each of them has made it into the top ten. With the introduction of the Nook, Kindle, and iPad with iBooks, reading is hot again. The best selling novels on this list were the most popular books in the United States during the 10's, so you can be sure they're well written and enjoyable (depending, of course, on your preferred literary genre). This list is intended to help long-time readers and newcomers alike with discovering (and rediscovering) some of the best selling novels of all time.

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A daughter of the land is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
A daughter of the land Gene Stratton-Porter - Year in the Top Ten: 1918

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A Far Country is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
A Far Country Winston Churchill - Year in the Top Ten: 1915

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A Hoosier Chronicle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
A Hoosier Chronicle Meredith Nicholson - Year in the Top Ten: 1912

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A modern chronicle is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
A modern chronicle Winston Churchill - Year in the Top Ten: 1910

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Angela's Business is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Angela's Business Henry Sydnor Harrison - Year in the Top Ten: 1915

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Bars of Iron is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Bars of Iron Year in the Top Ten: 1916

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Christine is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Christine Stephen King - Year in the Top Ten: 1917

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Christopher and Columbus is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Christopher and Columbus Elizabeth, Elizabeth von Arnim - Year in the Top Ten: 1919

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Dangerous Days is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Dangerous Days Mary Roberts Rinehart - Year in the Top Ten: 1919

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Dawn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Dawn Eleanor H. Porter - Year in the Top Ten: 1919

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Dear Enemy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Dear Enemy Jean Webster - Year in the Top Ten: 1916

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Dere Mable is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Dere Mable Edward Streeter - Year in the Top Ten: 1918

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Diane of the Green Van is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Diane of the Green Van Leona Dalrymple - Year in the Top Ten: 1914

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Felix O'Day is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Felix O'Day Francis Hopkinson Smith - Year in the Top Ten: 1915

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Fran is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Fran John Breckenridge Ellis - Year in the Top Ten: 1912

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Greatheart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Greatheart Ethel M. Dell - Year in the Top Ten: 1918

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The heart of the hills is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The heart of the hills John Fox^! Jr. - Year in the Top Ten: 1913

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His Family is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
His Family Ernest Poole - Year in the Top Ten: 1917

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In secret is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
In secret Robert W. Chambers - Year in the Top Ten: 1919

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In the Wilderness is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
In the Wilderness Charles Dudley Warner - Year in the Top Ten: 1917

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Jaffery is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Jaffery William John Locke - Year in the Top Ten: 1915

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Just David is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Just David Eleanor H. Porter - Year in the Top Ten: 1916

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K is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
K Mary Roberts Rinehart - Year in the Top Ten: 1915

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Laddie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Laddie Gene S Porter - Year in the Top Ten: 1913

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Life and Gabriella is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Life and Gabriella Ellen Glasgow - Year in the Top Ten: 1916

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Lord Loveland Discovers Americ... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Lord Loveland Discovers America Charles Norris Williamson - Year in the Top Ten: 1910

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Max is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Max Katherine Cecil Thurston - Year in the Top Ten: 1910

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Michael O'Halloran is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Michael O'Halloran Gene Stratton-Porter - Year in the Top Ten: 1915

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Molly Make-Believe is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Molly Make-Believe Years in the Top Ten: 1910, 1911

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Mr. Britling Sees It Through is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Mr. Britling Sees It Through H. G. Wells - Years in the Top Ten: 1916, 1917

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Nan of Music Mountain is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Nan of Music Mountain Frank H. Spearman - Year in the Top Ten: 1916

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Oh, Money! Money! is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Oh, Money! Money! Eleanor H. Porter - Year in the Top Ten: 1918

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Penrod is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Penrod Booth Tarkington - Year in the Top Ten: 1914

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Pollyanna is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Pollyanna Eleanor H. Porter - Years in the Top Ten: 1913, 1914

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Pollyanna Grows Up is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Pollyanna Grows Up Eleanor H. Porter - Year in the Top Ten: 1915

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Queed is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Queed Henry Sydnor Harrison - Year in the Top Ten: 1911

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Seventeen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Seventeen Booth Tarkington - Year in the Top Ten: 1916

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Simon the Jester is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Simon the Jester William John Locke - Year in the Top Ten: 1910

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Sonia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Sonia Stephen McKenna - Year in the Top Ten: 1918

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T. Tembarom is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
T. Tembarom Frances Hodgson Burnett - Years in the Top Ten: 1913, 1914

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Tante is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
Tante Anne Douglas Sedgwick - Year in the Top Ten: 1912

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The Amateur Gentleman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The Amateur Gentleman Jeffery Farnol - Year in the Top Ten: 1913

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The Amazing Interlude is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The Amazing Interlude Mary Roberts Rinehart - Year in the Top Ten: 1918

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The Arrow of Gold is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The Arrow of Gold Joseph Conrad - Year in the Top Ten: 1919

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The Broad Highway is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The Broad Highway Jeffery Farnol, Jeffrey Farnol - Year in the Top Ten: 1911

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The common law is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The common law Oliver Wendell Holmes^! Jr. - Year in the Top Ten: 1911

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The Definite Object is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The Definite Object Jeffery Farnol, Jeffrey Farnol - Year in the Top Ten: 1917

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The Desert of Wheat is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The Desert of Wheat Year in the Top Ten: 1919

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The Devil's Garden is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The Devil's Garden Ralph Peters - Year in the Top Ten: 1914

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The Eyes of the World is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Selling Novels of the 1910s
The Eyes of the World Harold Bell Wright - Year in the Top Ten: 1914