My Bucket List Books – The 25 must read books

Perusing through the book lists in Goodreads.com I became aware of a guilty act. I am woefully ignorant of many classics that are the critical benchmarks in literature. Below are ’25 must read book’ titles that I hope to read in a few months. 

  1. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  2. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
  3. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  4. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott
  5. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  6. Anne of Greengables by L.M Montgomery
  7. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  8. 1984 by George Orwell
  9. Don Quixote By Miguel De Cervantes
  10. Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  11. Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte
  12. The catcher in the rye by J.D Salinger
  13. Gone with the wind by Margaret Mitchell
  14. One thousand and one Arabian Nights
  15. A Brief History of time by Stephen Hawking
  16. Middlemarch by George Elliot
  17. Emma by Jane Austen (Read the review here)
  18. The portrait of a Lady by Henry James
  19. A Passage to India by EM Forster
  20. Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
  21. Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie
  22. The Glass Palace by Amitav Ghosh
  23. Malgudi Days by RK Narayan
  24. Train To Pakistan by Kushwant Singh
  25. Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur onan Doyle

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