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Top downloaded books over the last seven days:

349

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]

251

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

218

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

208

Police at the Funeral (Albert Campion #4) (1931), Allingham, Margery, [fiction, mystery, film adaptation, Albert Campion (Fictional character)]

142

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

140

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]

133

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

122

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

117

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

112

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

1,792Top 10: 11%
111

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

107

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

97

You Can't Go Home Again (1934), Wolfe, Thomas, [fiction, literature, bildungsroman, stock market crash, rise of Hitler, 1920s America]

90

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]

88

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

86

The Adventurous Four (1941), Blyton, Enid, [adventure, fiction, juvenile]

86

The Colour Out of Space (1941), Lovecraft, Howard Phillips, [fantasy, fiction, horror, science fiction, short story]

86

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

85

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

84

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

2,712Top 20: 17%
83

Daughter of Fu Manchu (Fu Manchu #4) (1930), Ward, Arthur Henry[Rohmer, Sax], [fiction, mystery, film adaptation, Fu Manchu (Fictional character)]

81

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.]

78

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

77

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.]

77

The Postmaster-General (1932), Belloc, Hilaire, Chesterton, G. K. (Gilbert Keith), [Britain, fiction, parody]

75

Beauty and the Beast (1940), Kuttner, Henry, [fiction, science fiction, short story]

69

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

69

The Mystery of the Secret Room (Five Find-Outers #3) (1945), Blyton, Enid, Abbey, Joseph, [fiction, juvenile, mystery]

67

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

63

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

3,451Top 30: 22%
62

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

62

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

62

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

62

Ultima Thule: Further Mysteries of the Arctic (1940), Stefansson, Vilhjalmur, Popini, Alexander, [Arctic, history, non-fiction]

61

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

59

Bambi: Eine Lebensgeschichte aus dem Walde (1931), Salten, Felix, [animals, fiction, nature, children's literature, film adaptation]

59

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

58

Dagon (1951), Lovecraft, Howard Phillips, [fiction, horror, science fiction, short story]

56

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

54

The Secret Seven (Secret Seven #1) (1949), Blyton, Enid, [fiction, juvenile, mystery]

4,046Top 40: 26%
53

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

53

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

52

Beethoven: Impressions by his Contemporaries (1926), Sonneck, Oscar George Theodore, [music, non-fiction]

52

Homage to Catalonia (1938), Blair, Eric Arthur[Orwell, George], [autobiography, non-fiction, Spanish Civil War, fascism]

52

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

49

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

49

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]

49

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]

48

Bracken Turning Brown (1934), Wynne, Pamela, [fiction, romance]

48

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

4,551Top 50: 29%
48

Memoirs of an Infantry Officer (1930), Sassoon, Siegfried, [fiction, memoir, World War I]

47

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

47

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

46

Love Insurance (1914), Biggers, Earl Derr, [fiction, humour]

45

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

44

The Blue Castle (1926), Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), [Canada, Canadiana, fiction, Ontario, romance]

44

The Caravan Family (Family series #1) (1945), Blyton, Enid, [fiction, juvenile]

43

Murder of the Ninth Baronet (1932), Fletcher, J. S. (Joseph Smith), [fiction, mystery]

43

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

42

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]

5,000Top 60: 32%
42

The Horror at Red Hook (1952), Lovecraft, Howard Phillips, [fiction, horror, science fiction, short story]

42

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

41

Green Hazard (Hambledon #5) (1945), Coles, Cyril Henry[Coles, Manning], Manning, Adelaide Frances Oke[Coles, Manning], [adventure, espionage, fiction, mystery]

41

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

39

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

39

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

38

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

38

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

37

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

36

First Term at Malory Towers (Malory Towers #1) (1946), Blyton, Enid, Lloyd, Stanley, [fiction, juvenile, school stories]

5,393Top 70: 34%
36

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

36

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

36

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

36

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

36

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

35

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]

35

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

35

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

35

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

33

Roy Blakeley's Roundabout Hike (Roy Blakeley series #14) (1927), Fitzhugh, Percy Keese, Barbour, H. S., [fiction, juvenile, Scouts]

5,746Top 80: 37%
33

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

33

Upper Fourth at Malory Towers (Malory Towers #4) (1949), Blyton, Enid, [fiction, juvenile, school stories]

32

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]

32

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

32

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]

32

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

32

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]

31

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

31

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

31

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

6,065Top 90: 39%
31

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

31

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

30

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

30

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

30

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

30

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]

30

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

30

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

30

The World's Best Humorous Anecdotes (1923), Lawson, James Gilchrist, [anecdotes, fiction, humour]

30

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

6,367Top 100: 41%
29

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]

29

Race, Language and Culture (1940), Boas, Franz, [anthropology, non-fiction]

28

Roy Blakeley's Go-As-You-Please Hike (Roy Blakeley series #16) (1929), Fitzhugh, Percy Keese, Barbour, H. S., [fiction, juvenile, Scouts]

28

Second Form at Malory Towers (Malory Towers #2) (1947), Blyton, Enid, Lloyd, Stanley, [fiction, juvenile, school stories]

28

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

27

Absalom, Absalom! (1936), Faulkner, William, [fiction, Mississippi]

27

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

27

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

27

The Mystery of the Burnt Cottage (Five Find-Outers #1) (1943), Blyton, Enid, Abbey, Joseph, [fiction, juvenile, mystery]

27

The Searchers (1954), Le May, Alan, [fiction, western, film adaptation]

6,644Top 110: 42%
27

The Secret Island (Secret Series #1) (1938), Blyton, Enid, [adventure, fiction, juvenile]

27

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

27

Third Year at Malory Towers (Malory Towers #3) (1948), Blyton, Enid, Lloyd, Stanley, [fiction, juvenile, school stories]

26

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]

26

Phantom Lady (1942), Hopley-Woolrich, Cornell George[Irish, William], [crime, fiction, mystery, film adaptation]

26

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

26

The Discarded Image: An Introduction to Medieval and Renaissance Literature (1964), Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), [essay, literature, non-fiction]

26

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.]

26

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]

25

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]

6,906Top 120: 44%
25

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

25

Mr. Campion: Criminologist (1937), Allingham, Margery, [fiction, mystery, short stories, Albert Campion (Fictional character)]

25

Roy Blakeley (Roy Blakeley series #1) (1920), Fitzhugh, Percy Keese, Hastings, Howard L., [fiction, juvenile, Scouts]

25

Roy Blakeley’s Silver Fox Patrol (Roy Blakeley series #5) (1920), Fitzhugh, Percy Keese, Hastings, Howard L., [automobiles, fiction, juvenile, Scouts]

25

The Cats of Ulthar (1951), Lovecraft, Howard Phillips, [fiction, horror, short story]

25

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

25

The Man Who Went Back (1940), Deeping, Warwick (George), [adventure, fiction, romance, time travel]

25

The Mystery of the Disappearing Cat (Five Find-Outers #2) (1944), Blyton, Enid, Abbey, Joseph, [fiction, juvenile, mystery]

25

The Winter Murder Case (Philo Vance #12) (1939), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A.]

24

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

7,155Top 130: 46%
24

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]

24

In the Teeth of the Evidence (1940), Sayers, Dorothy L., [fiction, short stories]

24

Roy Blakeley’s Motor Caravan (Roy Blakeley series #6) (1921), Fitzhugh, Percy Keese, [automobiles, fiction, juvenile, Scouts]

24

The Gracie Allen Murder Case (Philo Vance #11) (1938), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A., film adaptation]

23

Death in the Air (1936), Hopley-Woolrich, Cornell George[Woolrich, Cornell], [detective, fiction, short story]

23

Fifty Candles (1921), Biggers, Earl Derr, [fiction, mystery, film adaptation]

23

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

23

Octopussy (James Bond #14) (1965), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, Jamaica, film adaptation]

23

The Kidnap Murder Case (Philo Vance #10) (1936), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A.]

23

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

7,389Top 140: 47%
23

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

22

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]

22

Mystery Mile (1930), Allingham, Margery, [crime, fiction, mystery, film adaptation, Albert Campion (Fictional character)]

22

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

22

Roy Blakeley's Elastic Hike (Roy Blakeley series #13) (1926), Fitzhugh, Percy Keese, Barbour, H. S., [fiction, juvenile, Scouts]

22

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]

21

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

21

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]

21

Coot Club [Swallows and Amazons #5] (1934), Ransome, Arthur, [adventure, fiction, juvenile, sailing]

21

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

7,606Top 150: 49%
21

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

21

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

21

Roy Blakeley. Lost, Strayed or Stolen (Roy Blakeley series #7) (1921), Fitzhugh, Percy Keese, Hastings, Howard L., [fiction, juvenile, Scouts]

21

The Children of Cherry Tree Farm (Farm #1) (1940), Blyton, Enid, Rountree, Harry, [fiction, juvenile, nature]

21

The Dragon Murder Case (Philo Vance #7) (1934), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A., film adaptation]

21

The Nameless City (1938), Lovecraft, Howard Phillips, [fiction, science fiction]

21

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

21

Tom Slade on a Transport (Tom Slade series #5) (1918), Fitzhugh, Percy Keese, Clarity, Thomas, [fiction, juvenile, World War I, Scouts]

20

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

20

Five Go Off in a Caravan (Famous Five #5) (1946), Blyton, Enid, [adventure, fiction, juvenile]

7,814Top 160: 50%
20

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

20

The Mandrake Root (1938), Ostenso, Martha, [fiction, romance]

20

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

20

Vile Bodies (1930), Waugh, Evelyn [Arthur Evelyn St John], [fiction, satire, film adaptation]

19

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

19

Death of a Ghost (Albert Campion #6) (1934), Allingham, Margery, [art, crime, fiction, mystery, film adaptation, Albert Campion (Fictional character)]

19

Emily of New Moon (Emily #1) (1925), Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), [Canada, Canadiana, fiction, juvenile, Prince Edward Island, film adaptation, New Canadian Library]

19

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

19

Officers and Gentlemen (1955), Waugh, Evelyn [Arthur Evelyn St John], [fiction, satire, war]

19

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

8,008Top 170: 51%
19

The Casino Murder Case (Philo Vance #8) (1934), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A., film adaptation]

19

The Living Daylights (James Bond #15) (1962), Fleming, Ian, [adventure, fiction, James Bond (Fictional character), intelligence service, spy stories, film adaptation]

19

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

18

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

18

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

18

Tender is the Night (1933), Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott Key), [fiction, Modern Library's 100 Best Novels, film adaptation]

18

Thank You, Mr. Moto (Mr. Moto #2) (1936), Marquand, John P. (John Phillips), [adventure, fiction, film adaptation]

18

The Tiger in the Smoke (1952), Allingham, Margery, [crime, fiction, mystery, film adaptation, Albert Campion (Fictional character)]

18

The Well of Loneliness (1928), Hall, Marguerite Radclyffe, [fiction, relationships, romance, lesbianism]

18

Winter Holiday [Swallows and Amazons #4] (1933), Ransome, Arthur, Ransome, Arthur, [adventure, fiction, juvenile]

8,191Top 180: 52%
17

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

17

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

17

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

17

Secret Water [Swallows and Amazons #8] (1939), Ransome, Arthur, [adventure, fiction, juvenile, sailing]

17

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

17

The Kennel Murder Case (Philo Vance #6) (1933), Wright, Willard Huntington[Van Dine, S. S.], [fiction, mystery, New York City, Philo Vance (Fictional character), U.S.A., film adaptation]

17

The Wizard of Venus (Carson #5) (1964), Burroughs, Edgar Rice, [fiction, science fiction]

17

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

16

Black Plumes (1940), Allingham, Margery, [fiction, mystery]

16

Brave Men (1944), Pyle, Ernie, [Europe, military, non-fiction, war, World War II]

8,359Top 190: 53%
16

Five On Kirrin Island Again (Famous Five #6) (1947), Blyton, Enid, [adventure, fiction, juvenile]

16

Seven Gothic Tales (1934), Blixen, Karen[Dinesen, Isak], [fiction, short stories]

16

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

15

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

15

Emily Climbs (Emily #2) (1925), Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), [Canada, Canadiana, fiction, juvenile, Prince Edward Island, orphans, New Canadian Library]

15

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

15

Shooting an Elephant and other essays (1968), Blair, Eric Arthur[Orwell, George], [essay, fiction]

15

The Good Shepherd (1955), Smith, Cecil Louis Troughton[Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)], [fiction, historical, navy, World War II, film adaptation]

15

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

15

The Secret of the Barbican and Other Stories (1925), Fletcher, J. S. (Joseph Smith), [fiction, mystery, short stories]

8,512Top 200: 54%
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