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Top downloaded books since Dec 17, 2015:

40,503

A Moveable Feast (1964), Hemingway, Ernest, [autobiography, non-fiction, Ernest Hemingway]

33,460

The Old Man and the Sea (1952), Hemingway, Ernest, [Caribbean Sea, fiction, male friendship, Pulitzer Prize, film adaptation]

22,959

As I Lay Dying (1935), Faulkner, William, [fiction, Mississippi, U.S.A., Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, Guardian's 100 Greatest Novels of All Time (2003), film adaptation]

20,831

The Sun Also Rises (1926), Hemingway, Ernest, [adventure, fiction, France, historical, romance, Spain, World War I, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, film adaptation]

17,866

Little House in the Big Woods (1932), Wilder, Laura Ingalls, Sewell, Helen, [fiction, juvenile, film adaptation]

16,567

The Bell Jar (1963), Plath, Sylvia, [fiction, Guardian's 100 Greatest Novels of All Time (2003), film adaptation, depression]

16,024

The Haunting of Hill House (1960), Jackson, Shirley, [fiction, ghosts, horror, film adaptation]

13,750

On the Beach (1957), Norway, Nevil Shute[Shute, Nevil], [Australia, fiction, science fiction, suspense, war, nuclear warfare, film adaptation]

13,280

Casino Royale (James Bond #1) (1953), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, Great Britain, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

13,273

A Farewell to Arms (1929), Hemingway, Ernest, [fiction, historical, romance, war, World War I, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, film adaptation]

208,513Top 10: 13%
12,469

Gaudy Night (1935), Sayers, Dorothy L., [crime, England, fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery, private investigators, women detectives]

10,983

The Sound and the Fury (1929), Faulkner, William, [fiction, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, film adaptation, Family Saga]

10,817

Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats (1939), Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), [cats, fiction, poetry]

9,933

The Screwtape Letters (1944), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fiction, letters, theology, allegory]

9,875

Brave New World (1932), Huxley, Aldous Leonard, [fiction, dystopia, science fiction, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, Guardian's 100 Greatest Novels of All Time (2003), film adaptation]

9,822

Wise Blood (1949), O'Connor, Flannery, [fiction, religion, Guardian's 100 Greatest Novels of All Time (2003), film adaptation]

8,911

From Russia With Love (James Bond #5) (1957), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, Great Britain, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, espionage: Russian, spy stories, film adaptation]

7,929

The Long Goodbye (1953), Chandler, Raymond, [fiction, mystery, Philip Marlowe (Fictional character), film adaptation]

7,373

The Pilgrim's Regress (1933), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fiction, religion]

6,815

The Nine Tailors (1934), Sayers, Dorothy L., [crime, fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

303,440Top 20: 19%
6,746

The Maltese Falcon (1930), Hammett, Dashiell, [fiction, mystery, Sam Spade (Fictional character), Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, film adaptation]

6,545

The Man of Bronze: A Doc Savage Adventure (Doc Savage #1) (1933), Dent, Lester Bernard[Robeson, Kenneth], [adventure, Doc Savage (Fictional character), fiction, film adaptation]

6,457

Live and Let Die (James Bond #2) (1954), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, Great Britain, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

6,270

Mere Christianity (1952), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [non-fiction, religion]

5,716

Have His Carcase (1932), Sayers, Dorothy L., [fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

5,647

The Great Divorce (1945), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fiction, theology]

5,438

An Experiment in Criticism (1961), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [essay, non-fiction]

5,370

The Complete Short Stories of W. Somerset Maugham, Vol. I (1951), Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), [collection, fiction, short stories]

5,356

Moonraker (James Bond #3) (1955), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, Great Britain, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

5,287

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia #1) (1950), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fantasy, fiction, juvenile, film adaptation]

362,272Top 30: 23%
5,245

Dust Tracks on a Road (1942), Hurston, Zora Neale, [autobiography, non-fiction]

5,117

The Simple Art of Murder (1950), Chandler, Raymond, [fiction, mystery, short stories]

4,913

Dr. No (James Bond #6) (1958), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, Caribbean Sea, fiction, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

4,911

The Five Red Herrings [Suspicious Characters] (1931), Sayers, Dorothy L., [fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

4,897

Prince Caspian. The Return to Narnia. (Chronicles of Narnia #2) (1951), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fantasy, fiction, juvenile, film adaptation]

4,816

Red Harvest (1929), Hammett, Dashiell, [fiction, mystery]

4,766

My Life and Hard Times (1933), Thurber, James, Thurber, James, [essay, humour, non-fiction, film adaptation]

4,711

1984 [Nineteen Eighty-Four] (1949), Blair, Eric Arthur[Orwell, George], [fiction, dystopia, science fiction, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, Prometheus Award Hall of Fame, Guardian's 100 Greatest Novels of All Time (2003), film adaptation]

4,622

The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club (1928), Sayers, Dorothy L., [crime, fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

4,548

The Adventures of Sam Spade and other stories (1924), Hammett, Dashiell, [crime, detective, fiction, Sam Spade (Fictional character), short stories]

410,818Top 40: 26%
4,498

The Thin Man (1934), Hammett, Dashiell, [fiction, mystery, film adaptation]

4,448

That Hideous Strength (Space Trilogy #3) (1945), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fiction, science fiction]

4,411

The Magician's Nephew (Chronicles of Narnia #6) (1955), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fantasy, fiction, juvenile, film adaptation]

4,397

The Song of Roland--a new translation (1957), Sayers, Dorothy L., [chivalry, folklore, non-fiction, poetry]

4,362

The Devils of Loudun (1952), Huxley, Aldous Leonard, [France, historical, non-fiction, film adaptation]

4,351

Busman's Honeymoon (1937), Sayers, Dorothy L., [crime, fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

4,249

Goldfinger (James Bond #7) (1959), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, Great Britain, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

4,211

Wealth, Virtual Wealth and Debt: The Solution of the Economic Paradox (1933), Soddy, Frederick, [economics, non-fiction]

4,203

Diamonds are Forever (James Bond #4) (1956), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

4,090

Farewell My Lovely (1940), Chandler, Raymond, [detective, fiction, mystery, Philip Marlowe (Fictional character), film adaptation]

454,038Top 50: 29%
4,082

A Treasury of Sayers Stories (1958), Sayers, Dorothy L., [fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery, short stories]

3,997

Out of Africa (1937), Blixen, Karen, [Africa, biography, non-fiction, film adaptation]

3,906

The Four Loves (1960), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [non-fiction, philosophy]

3,766

Clouds of Witness (1926), Sayers, Dorothy L., [crime, fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

3,763

The Silver Chair (Chronicles of Narnia #4) (1953), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fantasy, fiction, juvenile, film adaptation]

3,754

Out of the Silent Planet (Space Trilogy #1) (1938), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fiction, science fiction]

3,703

The Once and Future King (1958), White, T. H. (Terence Hanbury), [fantasy, fiction]

3,662

Murder Must Advertise (1933), Sayers, Dorothy L., [crime, fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

3,654

The Spy Who Loved Me (James Bond #10) (1962), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, Great Britain, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

3,624

Letters to Malcolm: Chiefly on Prayer (1964), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [non-fiction, religion]

491,949Top 60: 31%
3,602

Till we have Faces -- A Myth Retold (1956), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fiction, Mythology]

3,474

Winnie-the-Pooh (1926), Milne, A. A., [children, fiction, film adaptation]

3,456

The Last Battle (Chronicles of Narnia #7) (1956), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fantasy, fiction, juvenile, Carnegie Medal, film adaptation]

3,423

The Haunted Policeman (1939), Sayers, Dorothy L., [fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

3,416

For Your Eyes Only: Five secret occasions in the life of James Bond. (James Bond #8) (1960), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, Great Britain, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

3,403

The Razor's Edge (1944), Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), [fiction, film adaptation]

3,398

The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (Chronicles of Narnia #3) (1952), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fantasy, fiction, juvenile, film adaptation]

3,395

The Painted Veil (1925), Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), [Britain, fiction, romance, married people—fiction, Hong Kong, film adaptation]

3,387

Whose Body? (1923), Sayers, Dorothy L., [crime, fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

3,372

The King of Elfland's Daughter (1927), Plunkett, Edward 18th Baron of Dunsany[Dunsany, Lord], [fantasy, fiction]

526,275Top 70: 33%
3,259

The Wimsey Papers—The Wartime Letters and Documents of the Wimsey Family (1940), Sayers, Dorothy L., [letters, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), non-fiction, war, World War II]

3,124

Swallows and Amazons [Swallows and Amazons #1] (1930), Ransome, Arthur, Ransome, Arthur, Spurrier, Steven, [adventure, fiction, juvenile, film adaptation]

3,113

Trouble is My Business (1934), Chandler, Raymond, [fiction, mystery]

3,108

Perelandra (Space Trilogy #2) (1943), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fiction, science fiction]

3,066

Mr. Midshipman Hornblower [Hornblower Saga #1] (1950), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], [fiction, historical, seafaring]

3,054

Strong Poison (1930), Sayers, Dorothy L., [detective, fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

2,987

The Horse and his Boy (Chronicles of Narnia #5) (1954), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [fantasy, fiction, juvenile, film adaptation]

2,822

You Only Live Twice (James Bond #12) (1964), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, Asia, fiction, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

2,808

Men without Women (1926), Hemingway, Ernest, [fiction, short stories, Guardian's 100 Greatest Novels of All Time (2003)]

2,658

The Fighting Spirit of Japan (1955), Harrison, E. J. (Ernest John), [history, military, non-fiction, Japan]

556,274Top 80: 35%
2,591

The Problem of Pain (1940), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [non-fiction, pain, religion]

2,565

The violent bear it away (1955), O'Connor, Flannery, [fiction, religion]

2,504

Miracles (1947), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [non-fiction, philosophy]

2,482

The High Window (1942), Chandler, Raymond, [detective, fiction, mystery, Philip Marlowe (Fictional character)]

2,481

Grey Mask (Miss Silver #1) (1929), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

2,446

Ashenden: or, The British Agent (1928), Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), [adventure, espionage, fiction, short stories, spy stories]

2,437

The Lady in the Lake (1943), Chandler, Raymond, [detective, fiction, mystery, Philip Marlowe (Fictional character), film adaptation]

2,412

Beat to Quarters [UK: The Happy Return] [Hornblower Saga #6] (1937), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], Wyeth, N.C., [fiction, historical, seafaring, Napoleonic Wars]

2,370

The Little Sister (1949), Chandler, Raymond, [fiction, mystery, Philip Marlowe (Fictional character)]

2,365

Reflections on the Psalms (1958), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [non-fiction, religion, theology]

580,927Top 90: 37%
2,344

A Ship of the Line [Hornblower Saga #7] (1939), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], Wyeth, N.C., [fiction, historical, seafaring, Napoleonic Wars, James Tait Black Memorial Prize]

2,330

Alas, Babylon (1959), Frank, Harry Hart[Frank, Pat], [fiction, dystopia, science fiction, nuclear warfare, film adaptation]

2,318

Le mythe de Sisyphe (1942), Camus, Albert, [non-fiction, philosophy]

2,313

The Greek Way (1930), Hamilton, Edith, [Greek, non-fiction, sociology]

2,305

Politics and the English Language and other essays (1946), Blair, Eric Arthur[Orwell, George], [essay, literature, non-fiction, politics, Swift]

2,297

Best Detective Stories of Cyril Hare (1959), Clark, Alfred Alexander Gordon[Hare, Cyril], [fiction, mystery, short stories]

2,288

Surprised by Joy: The shape of my early life (1955), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [autobiography, non-fiction]

2,273

The Glass Key (1931), Hammett, Dashiell, [fiction, mystery]

2,266

A Grief Observed (1961), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples)[Clerk, N. W.], [non-fiction, religion, Guardian's 100 Best Nonfiction Books of All Time]

2,266

On Her Majesty's Secret Service (James Bond #11) (1963), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

603,927Top 100: 38%
2,235

The Benson Murder Case (Philo Vance #1) (1926), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A., film adaptation]

2,213

Transpositions and other Addresses (1949), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [essay, non-fiction]

2,141

Striding Folly (1939), Sayers, Dorothy L., [fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery, short story]

2,112

Hornblower and the Hotspur [Hornblower Saga #3] (1962), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], [fiction, historical, seafaring, Napoleonic Wars]

2,110

Animal Farm (1945), Blair, Eric Arthur[Orwell, George], [fiction, satire, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, Prometheus Award Hall of Fame, film adaptation]

2,103

The Daughter of Time [Inspector Alan Grant #5] (1951), Mackintosh, Elizabeth[Tey, Josephine], [England, fiction, history, mystery, royalty]

2,082

The Collected Poems of Roy Campbell (1949), Campbell, Roy (Ignatius Royston Dunnachie), [non-fiction, poetry]

2,068

Death in the Afternoon (1932), Hemingway, Ernest, [non-fiction, sports, bullfighting]

2,051

No Highway (1948), Norway, Nevil Shute[Shute, Nevil], [adventure, airplanes, Canada, England, fiction, mystery, suspense, film adaptation]

2,014

Flying Colours [Hornblower Saga #8] (1939), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], Wyeth, N.C., [fiction, historical, seafaring, Napoleonic Wars, James Tait Black Memorial Prize]

625,056Top 110: 40%
2,010

Commodore Hornblower [UK Title: The Commodore] [Hornblower Saga #9] (1945), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], Wyeth, N.C., [fiction, historical, seafaring, Napoleonic Wars]

2,003

Hornblower and the Atropos [Hornblower Saga #5] (1953), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], [fiction, historical, seafaring, Napoleonic Wars]

1,992

Peyton Place (1956), Metalious, Grace, [fiction, New England, U.S.A., film adaptation]

1,988

Galactic Patrol (Lensman #3) (1937), Smith, Edward Elmer ('Doc'), [fiction, science fiction, film adaptation]

1,980

Lieutenant Hornblower [Hornblower Saga #2] (1952), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], [fiction, historical, seafaring]

1,962

The Thousand-Headed Man: A Doc Savage Adventure (Doc Savage #2) (1934), Dent, Lester Bernard[Robeson, Kenneth], [adventure, Doc Savage (Fictional character), fiction]

1,940

Winner Take Nothing (1933), Hemingway, Ernest, [fiction, short stories]

1,925

Hamlet: The Prince or the Poem? (1942), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [lecture, non-fiction]

1,909

The Abolition of Man; or; Reflections on Education with Special Reference to the Teaching of English in the Upper Forms of Schools (1944), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [non-fiction, philosophy]

1,898

Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies [UK Title: Hornblower in the West Indies] [Hornblower Saga #11] (1958), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], [Caribbean Sea, fiction, historical, seafaring, Napoleonic Wars]

644,663Top 120: 41%
1,889

The Dain Curse (1929), Hammett, Dashiell, [fiction, mystery]

1,850

A Preface to Paradise Lost (1942), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [essay, literature, non-fiction]

1,833

Possible Worlds and Other Essays (1927), Haldane, J. B. S., [essay, non-fiction, science]

1,823

Anne of Windy Poplars (Anne of Green Gables #4) (1936), Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), [Anne Shirley (Fictional character), Canada, Canadiana, fiction, juvenile, Prince Edward Island, film adaptation, Family Saga]

1,812

A Town Like Alice [The Legacy] (1952), Norway, Nevil Shute[Shute, Nevil], [Australia, fiction, historical, war, World War II, film adaptation]

1,804

The Man with the Golden Gun (James Bond #13) (1965), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, Jamaica, film adaptation]

1,802

Lord Hornblower [Hornblower Saga #10] (1946), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], [fiction, historical, seafaring, Napoleonic Wars]

1,784

Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang, The Magical Car. Adventure Number One (1964), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, automobiles, children, fantasy, fiction, children's literature, film adaptation]

1,763

The Franchise Affair [Inspector Alan Grant #3] (1948), Mackintosh, Elizabeth[Tey, Josephine], [fiction, mystery, film adaptation]

1,758

Decline and Fall (1928), Waugh, Evelyn [Arthur Evelyn St John], [fiction, satire, film adaptation]

662,781Top 130: 42%
1,753

Miss Silver Deals with Death [Miss Silver Intervenes] (Miss Silver #6) (1943), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [England, fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,742

Playback (1958), Chandler, Raymond, [detective, fiction, mystery, Philip Marlowe (Fictional character)]

1,715

The Summing Up (1938), Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), [autobiography, non-fiction]

1,700

Brave New World Revisited (1958), Huxley, Aldous Leonard, [essay, non-fiction]

1,691

The Case is Closed (Miss Silver #2) (1937), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,640

The "Canary" Murder Case (Philo Vance #2) (1930), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A.]

1,633

Gone with the Wind (1936), Mitchell, Margaret, [fiction, historical, U.S.A., Pulitzer Prize, film adaptation, Family Saga]

1,630

Freddy the Detective (Freddy the Pig #3) (1932), Brooks, Walter Rollin, [adventure, amateur detective, animals, children, fiction]

1,618

Hornblower and the Crisis [Hornblower Saga #4] (1967), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], [fiction, historical, seafaring, short stories, Napoleonic Wars]

1,604

Under the Volcano (1947), Lowry, Malcolm, [Canadiana, fiction, Mexico, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, Guardian's 100 Greatest Novels of All Time (2003)]

679,507Top 140: 43%
1,589

Inspector French's Greatest Case (Inspector French #1) (1925), Crofts, Freeman Wills, [fiction, mystery]

1,588

The Mystic Mullah: A Doc Savage Adventure (Doc Savage #9) (1935), Dent, Lester Bernard[Robeson, Kenneth], [adventure, Doc Savage (Fictional character), fiction]

1,584

The Chinese Shawl (Miss Silver #5) (1943), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,570

The House Without a Key (Charlie Chan #1) (1925), Biggers, Earl Derr, [Charlie Chan (Fictional character), detective, fiction, legal thriller, mystery, film adaptation]

1,546

Lonesome Road (Miss Silver #3) (1939), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,538

Finnegans Wake (1939), Joyce, James, [fiction, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels]

1,532

The Case of the Late Pig (Albert Campion #8) (1937), Allingham, Margery, [fiction, mystery, film adaptation, Albert Campion (Fictional character)]

1,521

Green Hills of Africa (1936), Hemingway, Ernest, [Africa, hunting, non-fiction]

1,521

The Art of Thinking (1928), Dimnet, Ernest, [non-fiction, philosophy]

1,516

My Early Life. A Roving Commission. (1930), Churchill, Winston S. (Spencer), [autobiography, non-fiction, Guardian's 100 Best Nonfiction Books of All Time]

695,012Top 150: 44%
1,492

Look Homeward, Angel. A Story of the Buried Life. (1929), Wolfe, Thomas, [fiction]

1,488

Anne of the Thousand Days (1948), Anderson, Maxwell, [Anne Boleyn, drama, fiction, Henry VIII, film adaptation]

1,473

Good-bye, Mr. Chips (1934), Hilton, James, [fiction, film adaptation]

1,455

The Road to Oxiana (1937), Byron, Robert, [Middle East, non-fiction, travel, Guardian's 100 Best Nonfiction Books of All Time]

1,453

Gray Lensman (Lensman #4) (1951), Smith, Edward Elmer ('Doc'), [fiction, science fiction]

1,448

Trustee from the Toolroom (1960), Norway, Nevil Shute[Shute, Nevil], [adventure, fiction]

1,448

The Mind of the Maker (1941), Sayers, Dorothy L., [non-fiction, religion]

1,433

The Clock Strikes Twelve (Miss Silver #7) (1945), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,424

Big Red (Big Red #1) (1945), Kjelgaard, Jim (James Arthur), [adventure, animals, fiction, children's literature, film adaptation, dogs]

1,400

Miss Silver Comes to Stay (Miss Silver #16) (1951), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

709,526Top 160: 45%
1,398

The Thurber Carnival (1957), Thurber, James, Thurber, James, [fiction, humour, short stories]

1,392

The Greene Murder Case (Philo Vance #3) (1930), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A.]

1,384

An English Murder (1951), Clark, Alfred Alexander Gordon[Hare, Cyril], [Christmas, fiction, mystery, film adaptation]

1,370

Meteor Menace: A Doc Savage Adventure (Doc Savage #3) (1934), Dent, Lester Bernard[Robeson, Kenneth], [adventure, Doc Savage (Fictional character), fiction]

1,347

The Lost Tools of Learning (1948), Sayers, Dorothy L., [education, non-fiction]

1,340

The Case of William Smith (Miss Silver #13) (1950), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,339

Brideshead Revisited: The Sacred and Profane Memories of Captain Charles Ryder. (1945), Waugh, Evelyn [Arthur Evelyn St John], [fiction, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, film adaptation, Family Saga]

1,309

Unnatural Death (1927), Sayers, Dorothy L., [crime, fiction, Lord Peter Wimsey (Fictional character), mystery]

1,299

Spotlight [Wicked Uncle] (Miss Silver #12) (1947), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,295

Swallowdale [Swallows and Amazons #2] (1931), Ransome, Arthur, [adventure, fiction, juvenile]

722,999Top 170: 46%
1,292

The Lost Oasis: A Doc Savage Adventure (Doc Savage #6) (1933), Dent, Lester Bernard[Robeson, Kenneth], [adventure, Doc Savage (Fictional character), fiction]

1,280

Beyond Personality: The Christian Idea of God (1944), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [non-fiction, philosophy]

1,279

Pilgrim's Rest [Dark Threat] (Miss Silver #10) (1946), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,276

Poems of Baudelaire (Les Fleurs du Mal) (1952), Baudelaire, Charles, Campbell, Roy (Ignatius Royston Dunnachie), [non-fiction, French poetry]

1,274

A Room of One's Own (1929), Woolf, Virginia, [early feminism, essay, lecture, non-fiction, Oxford college life, women writers, Guardian's 100 Best Nonfiction Books of All Time]

1,267

The Key (Miss Silver #8) (1946), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,263

L'Exil et le Royaume (1957), Camus, Albert, [non-fiction, philosophy]

1,253

Sanctuary (1931), Faulkner, William, [fiction, literature, Mississippi, film adaptation]

1,249

The Listening Eye (Miss Silver #28) (1957), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,246

Eternity Ring (Miss Silver #14) (1948), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

735,678Top 180: 47%
1,242

Latter End (Miss Silver #11) (1949), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,241

Unpopular Opinions (1946), Sayers, Dorothy L., [essay, non-fiction, politics, religion, Sherlock Holmes (Fictional character)]

1,238

The Scarab Murder Case (Philo Vance #5) (1930), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A.]

1,236

The Ivory Dagger (Miss Silver #18) (1953), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,232

She Came Back [The Traveller Returns] (Miss Silver #9) (1945), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,227

Tragedy at Law (Francis Pettigrew #1) (1942), Clark, Alfred Alexander Gordon[Hare, Cyril], [fiction, Francis Pettigrew (Fictional character), mystery]

1,223

They Can Only Hang You Once (1932), Hammett, Dashiell, [fiction, mystery, short story]

1,222

The Polar Treasure: A Doc Savage Adventure (Doc Savage #4) (1933), Dent, Lester Bernard[Robeson, Kenneth], [adventure, Doc Savage (Fictional character), fiction]

1,221

Generals Die in Bed (1930), Harrison, Charles Yale, [fiction, war]

1,217

Ladies’ Bane (Miss Silver #22) (1952), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

747,977Top 190: 48%
1,213

Mutiny on the "Bounty" (The Bounty Trilogy #1) (1932), Nordhoff, Charles Bernard, Hall, James Norman, Sedgwick, Ellery, [fiction, historical, sailing, film adaptation]

1,210

Across the River and Into the Trees (1950), Hemingway, Ernest, [fiction]

1,210

Thirteen Guests (Inspector Kendall #1) (1936), Farjeon, J. Jefferson, [fiction, mystery]

1,209

Pied Piper (1942), Norway, Nevil Shute[Shute, Nevil], [adventure, fiction, film adaptation]

1,200

The Watersplash (Miss Silver #21) (1954), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,196

The Bishop Murder Case (Philo Vance #4) (1929), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A., film adaptation]

1,196

Vanishing Point (Miss Silver #25) (1953), Elles, Dora Amy[Wentworth, Patricia], [fiction, Miss Silver (Fictional character), mystery, women detectives]

1,186

Those Barren Leaves (1960), Huxley, Aldous Leonard, [fiction, satire]

1,184

To Love and Be Wise [Inspector Alan Grant #4] (1950), Mackintosh, Elizabeth[Tey, Josephine], [fiction, mystery]

1,184

Fairy Caravan (1929), Potter, Helen Beatrix, [children, fiction]

759,965Top 200: 48%
1,572,727

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