500 Books

  1. Pride & Prejudice, Jane Austen
  2. The Unbearable Lightness of Being, Milan Kundera
  3. The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho
  4. Little Women, Louisa May Alcott
  5. Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte
  6. Catcher in the Rye, J.D. Salinger
  7. The Pilgrimage, Paulo Coelho
  8. The Future of an Illusion, Sigmund Freud
  9. The Woman Who Painted Her Dreams, Isla Dewar
  10. The Screwtape Letters, C. S. Lewis
  11. He Still Moves Stones, Max Lucado
  12. I Kissed Dating Goodbye, Joshua Harris
  13. Boy Meets Girl, Joshua Harris
  14. The Book of Three, Lloyd Alexander
  15. The Black Cauldron, Lloyd Alexander
  16. The Castle of Llyr, Lloyd Alexander
  17. The High King, Lloyd Alexander
  18. Taran Wanderer, Lloyd Alexander
  19. A Wrinkle In Time, Madeleine L’Engle
  20. Keep A Quiet Heart, Elisabeth Elliot
  21. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen R. Covey
  22. Bridge to Terabithia, Katherine Paterson
  23. Jacob Have I Loved, Katherine Paterson
  24. Passion and Purity, Elisabeth Elliot
  25. Man, Woman and Child, Erich Segal
  26. Oliver’s Story, Erich Segal
  27. Love Story, Erich Segal
  28. Oblivion, Josephine Hart
  29. The Notebook, Nicholas Sparks
  30. The Fellowship of the Ring, J. R. R. Tolkien
  31. The Two Towers, J. R. R. Tolkien
  32. The Return of the King, J. R. R. Tolkien
  33. Jane Eyre, Charlotte Bronte
  34. Veronika Decides To Die, Paulo Coelho
  35. A Walk To Remember, Nicholas Sparks
  36. The Godfather, Mario Puzo
  37. Great Expectations, Charles Dickens
  38. Beowulf, translation by Burton Raffel
  39. The Da Vinci Code, Dan Brown
  40. The Rule of Four, Ian Caldwell & Dustin Thomason
  41. Rain Fall, Barry Eisler
  42. American Gods, Neil Gaiman
  43. By the River Piedra I Sat Down & Wept, Paulo Coelho
  44. The Bridges of Madison County, Robert James Waller
  45. Memoirs of a Geisha, Arthur Golden
  46. The Truth About Getting Your Point Across, Lonnie Pacelli
  47. Utopia, Thomas More
  48. Sophie’s World, Jostein Gaarder
  49. Competitive Strategy, Michael E. Porter
  50. The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell
  51. The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership, John C. Maxwell
  52. Blink, Malcolm Gladwell
  53. Cupid + Psyche, Apuleius
  54. The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  55. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, J. K. Rowling
  56. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, J. K. Rowling
  57. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, J. K. Rowling
  58. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, J. K. Rowling
  59. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, J. K. Rowling
  60. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, J. K. Rowling
  61. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows, J. K. Rowling
  62. Emma, Jane Austen
  63. Persuasion, Jane Austen
  64. The Inferno, Dante Alighieri
  65. Searching For God Knows What, Donald Miller
  66. Notes on the New Society of the Philippines, Ferdinand E. Marcos
  67. Twilight, Stephanie Meyer
  68. New Moon, Stephanie Meyer
  69. Eclipse, Stephanie Meyer
  70. Breaking Dawn, Stephanie Meyer
  71. Sandition, Jane Austen and Juliette Shapiro
  72. The Virtues of War, Steven Pressfield
  73. Nights in Rodanthe, Nicholas Sparks
  74. The Magnet Effect, Jesse Berst
  75. The Last Song, Nicholas Sparks
  76. Meatball Sundae, Seth Godin
  77. The Purple Cow, Seth Godin
  78. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer, Patrick Süskind
  79. Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand
  80. The Gathering, Anne Enright
  81. The Princess Bride, William Goldman
  82. Metamorphosis, Franz Kafka
  83. The Numerati, Stephen Baker
  84. The Time Traveller’s Wife, Audrey Niffenegger
  85. Northanger Abbey, Jane Austen
  86. Charlie St. Cloud, Ben Sherwood
  87. The Prince, Niccolo Machiavelli
  88. The Lucky One, Nicholas Sparks
  89. Strengths Finder 2.0, Tom Rath
  90. Her Fearful Symmetry, Audrey Niffenegger
  91. A Vintage Affair, Isabel Wolff
  92. Will Write for Shoes | How to Write a Chick Lit Novel, Cathy Yardley
  93. The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins
  94. Catching Fire, Suzanne Collins
  95. Mockingjay, Suzanne Collins
  96. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, Stieg Larsson
  97. French Women for All Seasons, Mireille Guiliano
  98. You, Inc., Harry Beckwith and Christine Clifford Beckwith
  99. If Not, Winter Fragments of Sappho, Anne Carson
  100. Decreation, Anne Carson
  101. Perfectly Reasonable Deviations {From The Beaten Track} , Richard P. Feynman
  102. Politically Correct Bedtime Stories (Modern Tales For Our Life & Times), James Finn Garner
  103. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, Haruki Murakami
  104. Theft, Peter Carey
  105. The Romantic Manifesto, Ayn Rand
  106. The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty, Anne Rice
  107. Beauty’s Punishment, Anne Rice
  108. Beauty’s Release, Anne Rice
  109. Digital Marketing, Strategies for Online Success, Godfrey Parkin
  110. The Bell Jar, Sylvia Plath
  111. The Secret Life of Bees, Sue Monk Kidd
  112. The Mermaid Chair, Sue Monk Kidd
  113. Catch-22, Joseph Heller
  114. The Book of Answers, Carol Bolt
  115. The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Stephen Chbosky
  116. Life of Pi, Yann Martel
  117. 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die, Peter Boxall
  118. Percy Jackson & the Olympians, Book One: The Lightning Thief, Rick Riordan
  119. Percy Jackson & the Olympians, Book Two: The Sea of Monsters, Rick Riordan
  120. Percy Jackson & the Olympians, Book Three: The Titan’s Curse, Rick Riordan
  121. Percy Jackson & the Olympians, Book Four: The Battle of the Labyrinth, Rick Riordan
  122. Percy Jackson & the Olympians, Book Five: The Last Olympian, Rick Riordan
  123. The Chronicles of Narnia, Book One: The Magician’s Nephew, C. S. Lewis
  124. The Chronicles of Narnia, Book Two: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, C. S. Lewis
  125. The Chronicles of Narnia, Book Three: The Horse and His Boy, C. S. Lewis
  126. The Chronicles of Narnia, Book Four: Prince Caspian, C. S. Lewis
  127. The Chronicles of Narnia, Book Five: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, C. S. Lewis
  128. The Chronicles of Narnia, Book Six: The Silver Chair, C. S. Lewis
  129. The Chronicles of Narnia, Book Seven: The Last Battle, C. S. Lewis
  130. Lolita, Vladimir Nabokov
  131. Dreaming of Chanel, Charlotte Smith
  132. Les Belles Images, Simone De Beauvoir
  133. Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil, John Berendt
  134. Open Your Eyes: Extraordinary Experiences in Faraway Places, edited by Jill Davis
  135. Night of the Aurochs, Dalton Trumbo
  136. Before Ever After, Samantha Sotto
  137. Love Letters of Great Men and Women, edited by Ursula Doyle
  138. Fifty Shades of Grey, E L James
  139. Fifty Shades Darker, E L James
  140. Fifty Shades Freed, E L James
  141. The Time Keeper, Mitch Albom
  142. Interview with the Vampire, Anne Rice
  143. The Vampire Lestat, Anne Rice
  144. The Queen of the Damned, Anne Rice
  145. Stardust, Neil Gaiman
  146. Sputnik Sweetheart, Haruki Murakami
  147. Safe Haven, Nicholas Sparks
  148. The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
  149. A Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin
  150. A Clash of Kings, George R. R. Martin
  151. A Storm of Swords, George R. R. Martin
  152. A Feast for Crows, George R. R. Martin
  153. A Dance with Dragons, George R. R. Martin
  154. Statistics for Six Sigma Made Easy, Warren Brussee
  155. The Fred Factor, Mark Sanborn
  156. The Reader, Bernhard Schlink
  157. Thinking, Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman
  158. The First 90 Days, Michael D. Watkins
  159. Blue Ocean Strategy, W. Chan Kim • Renée Mauborgne
  160. Wait For You, J. Lynn
  161. Trust In Me, J. Lynn
  162. Be With Me, J.Lynn
  163. Burn, Maya Banks
  164. Fever, Maya Banks
  165. Rush, Maya Banks
  166. What Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast, Laura Vanderkam
  167. You Get So Alone At Times That It Just Makes Sense, Charles Bukowski
  168. The Best of Me, Nicholas Sparks
  169. For One More Day, Mitch Albom
  170. The Longest Ride, Nicholas Sparks
  171. A Home at the End of the World, Michael Cunningham
  172. The Economist | Guide to Project Management, Paul Roberts
  173. Falling Into You, Jasinda Wilder
  174. You Had Me At Hello, Mhairi McFarlane
  175. Here’s Looking At You, Mhairi McFarlane
  176. So Good They Can’t Ignore You, Cal Newport
  177. The Art of Non-Conformity, Chris Guillebeau
  178. If I Stay, Gayle Forman
  179. Good Strategy Bad Strategy, Richard Rumelt
  180. Zero to One, Peter Thiel °°°
  181. Linchpin, Seth Godin
  182. Suite Française, Irène Némirovsky °°°
  183. Become What You Are, Alan Wilson Watts
  184. The Book: On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are, Alan Wilson Watts °°°

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Note: I’m only listing books that I own or recommend so there will be some that will not make the cut. Done in random and no timeline.