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—Helen Adams Keller (1880-1968) American memoirist, lecturer

 

Lists of Bests - BBC's "The Big Read" - Top 100 Books



The Story of Tracy Beaker 
   
    31
    by Jacqueline Wilson


One Hundred Years of Solitude 
   
    32
    by Gabriel Garcia Marquez


The Pillars of the Earth 
   
    33
    by Ken Follett


David Copperfield (Penguin Classics) 
   
    34
    by Charles Dickens


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory 
   
    35
    by Roald Dahl


Treasure Island (Scholastic Classics) 
   
    36
    by Robert Louis Stevenson


A Town Like Alice 
   
    37
    by Nevil Shute


Persuasion (Cover to Cover Classics) 
   
    38
    by Jane Austen


Dune, 40th Anniversary Edition (Dune Chronicles, Book 1) 
   
    39
    by Frank Herbert


Emma 
   
    40
    by JANE AUSTEN


Anne of Green Gables (Signet Classics) 
   
    41
    by L. M. Montgomery


Watership Down: A Novel 
   
    42
    by Richard Adams


The Great Gatsby (Scribner Classics) 
   
    43
    by F. Scott Fitzgerald


Brideshead Revisited (Everyman's Library) 
   
    44
    by Evelyn Waugh


The Count of Monte Cristo (Penguin Classics) 
   
    45
    by Alexandre Dumas pere
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