List of the best Edith Wharton books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Edith Wharton is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. A Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, Wharton is known for her sharp wit and observations about class in America. If you're a huge fan of her work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Edith Wharton who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out her work if you're a big reader.Books on this list range from Ethan Frome to The House of Mirth. What are Edith Wharton's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.