OCLC Top 1000: Fiction


“OCLC Research has updated its list of the top 1000 titles owned by member libraries — the intellectual works that have been judged to be worth owning by the “purchase vote” of libraries around the globe.” https://www.oclc.org

OCLC Top 1000: Fiction | OCLC Top 1000: Children Books | OCLC Top 1000: Drama


1. Lord of the Rings [trilogy] by J. R. R. Tolkien (Library holdings: 40907 Bibliographic records: 685)


2. Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes (Library holdings: 38485 Bibliographic records: 2334)


3. Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë (Library holdings: 26798 Bibliographic records: 854)

4. Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan (Library holdings: 26604 Bibliographic records: 1974)


5. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë (Library holdings: 26389 Bibliographic records: 922)


6. Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne (Library holdings: 26322 Bibliographic records: 758)


7. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (Library holdings: 26169 Bibliographic records: 837)


8. Moby Dick by Herman Melville (Library holdings: 25149 Bibliographic records: 688)

9. Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane (Library holdings: 23900 Bibliographic records: 466)


10. Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 23296 Bibliographic records: 928)


11. Frankenstein by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (Library holdings: 22571 Bibliographic records: 529)

12. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 21566 Bibliographic records: 725)


13. Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien (Library holdings: 20042 Bibliographic records: 334)


14. Uncle Tom’s Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe (Library holdings: 20007 Bibliographic records: 960)


15. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert (Library holdings: 19382 Bibliographic records: 733)


16. Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 18843 Bibliographic records: 980)

17. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy (Library holdings: 18787 Bibliographic records: 671)


18. Les Misérables by Victor Hugo (Library holdings: 18623 Bibliographic records: 884)


19. David Copperfield by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 18622 Bibliographic records: 940)

20. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky (Library holdings: 18479 Bibliographic records: 624)


21. Call of the Wild by Jack London (Library holdings: 17773 Bibliographic records: 539)


22. Dracula by Bram Stoker (Library holdings: 17723 Bibliographic records: 415)

23. Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky (Library holdings: 16787 Bibliographic records: 409)


24. Morte d’Arthur by Sir Thomas Malory (Library holdings: 16649 Bibliographic records: 322)


25. Emma by Jane Austen (Library holdings: 16630 Bibliographic records: 492)


26. Last of the Mohicans by James Fenimore Cooper (Library holdings: 16477 Bibliographic records: 643)


27. Tom Jones by Henry Fielding (Library holdings: 16381 Bibliographic records: 489)


28. War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy (Library holdings: 16076 Bibliographic records: 508)


29. Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck (Library holdings: 15544 Bibliographic records: 317)


30. Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Library holdings: 15109 Bibliographic records: 345)


31. Tess of the D’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy (Library holdings: 15103 Bibliographic records: 395)


32. Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen (Library holdings: 15004 Bibliographic records: 436)


33. Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo (Library holdings: 14588 Bibliographic records: 628)


34. Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott (Library holdings: 14576 Bibliographic records: 833)


35. Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad (Library holdings: 14548 Bibliographic records: 364)

36. Ulysses by James Joyce (Library holdings: 13877 Bibliographic records: 373)


37. Remembrance of Things Past by Marcel Proust (Library holdings: 13804 Bibliographic records: 401)

38. Animal Farm by George Orwell (Library holdings: 13777 Bibliographic records: 296)


39. Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell (Library holdings: 13729 Bibliographic records: 301)


40. Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson (Library holdings: 13686 Bibliographic records: 490)


41. Decameron by Giovanni Boccaccio (Library holdings: 13566 Bibliographic records: 909)


42. Candide by Voltaire (Library holdings: 13371 Bibliographic records: 493)


43. Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy (Library holdings: 13303 Bibliographic records: 285)


44. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (Library holdings: 13012 Bibliographic records: 151)


45. Vanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray (Library holdings: 12999 Bibliographic records: 554)


46. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad (Library holdings: 12626 Bibliographic records: 201)


47. Silas Marner by George Eliot (Library holdings: 12521 Bibliographic records: 474)

48. Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway (Library holdings: 12500 Bibliographic records: 359)


49. Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde (Library holdings: 12368 Bibliographic records: 442)


50. Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas (Library holdings: 12351 Bibliographic records: 632)


51. Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce (Library holdings: 12312 Bibliographic records: 280)


52. Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 12081 Bibliographic records: 776)


53. My Ántonia by Willa Cather (Library holdings: 12044 Bibliographic records: 158)


54. Dubliners by James Joyce (Library holdings: 11925 Bibliographic records: 283)


55. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck (Library holdings: 11879 Bibliographic records: 232)


56. Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne (Library holdings: 11755 Bibliographic records: 391)


57. Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith (Library holdings: 11716 Bibliographic records: 1027)


58. Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway (Library holdings: 11682 Bibliographic records: 271)

59. Red and the Black by Stendhal (Library holdings: 11413 Bibliographic records: 478)


60. Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (Library holdings: 11352 Bibliographic records: 458)


61. Fathers and Sons by Ivan Turgenev (Library holdings: 11117 Bibliographic records: 350)


62. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley (Library holdings: 11037 Bibliographic records: 230)


63. Middlemarch by George Eliot (Library holdings: 10980 Bibliographic records: 335)


64. Lady Chatterley’s Lover by D. H. Lawrence (Library holdings: 10956 Bibliographic records: 355)


65. Jungle by Upton Sinclair (Library holdings: 10903 Bibliographic records: 141)


66. Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy (Library holdings: 10850 Bibliographic records: 288)


67. Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser (Library holdings: 10695 Bibliographic records: 170)


68. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell (Library holdings: 10688 Bibliographic records: 290)


69. Bleak House by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 10663 Bibliographic records: 420)


70. Portrait of a Lady by Henry James (Library holdings: 10571 Bibliographic records: 194)


71. Time Machine by H. G. Wells (Library holdings: 10553 Bibliographic records: 298)


72. Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner (Library holdings: 10461 Bibliographic records: 177)


73. Mill on the Floss by George Eliot (Library holdings: 10455 Bibliographic records: 409)


74. Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (Library holdings: 10418 Bibliographic records: 456)


75. Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence (Library holdings: 10413 Bibliographic records: 225)


76. Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton (Library holdings: 10395 Bibliographic records: 160)

77. Père Goriot by Honoré de Balzac (Library holdings: 10381 Bibliographic records: 468)


78. Stranger by Albert Camus (Library holdings: 10356 Bibliographic records: 226)


79. Hard Times by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 10355 Bibliographic records: 293)


80. Lord of the Flies by William Golding (Library holdings: 10316 Bibliographic records: 155)


81. Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck (Library holdings: 10315 Bibliographic records: 223)


82. Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy (Library holdings: 10258 Bibliographic records: 257)

83. All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque (Library holdings: 10238 Bibliographic records: 233)


84. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury (Library holdings: 10183 Bibliographic records: 178)


85. Celestina by Fernando de Rojas (Library holdings: 10118 Bibliographic records: 501)


86. Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton (Library holdings: 10086 Bibliographic records: 134)


87. O Pioneers by Willa Cather (Library holdings: 9875 Bibliographic records: 108)

88. House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne (Library holdings: 9855 Bibliographic records: 221)


89. For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway (Library holdings: 9849 Bibliographic records: 280)


90. Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway (Library holdings: 9823 Bibliographic records: 201)

91. Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy (Library holdings: 9776 Bibliographic records: 193)


92. Main Street by Sinclair Lewis (Library holdings: 9682 Bibliographic records: 131)

93. Turn of the Screw by Henry James (Library holdings: 9608 Bibliographic records: 202)


94. Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb (Library holdings: 9519 Bibliographic records: 536)


95. Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton (Library holdings: 9484 Bibliographic records: 104)


96. Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak (Library holdings: 9453 Bibliographic records: 190)


97. Rebecca by Dame Daphne Du Maurier (Library holdings: 9316 Bibliographic records: 208)


98. Pearl by John Steinbeck (Library holdings: 9278 Bibliographic records: 196)


99. Typee by Herman Melville (Library holdings: 9223 Bibliographic records: 179)


100. Moonstone by Wilkie Collins (Library holdings: 9222 Bibliographic records: 251)


101. Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson (Library holdings: 9091 Bibliographic records: 128)


102. Beloved by Toni Morrison (Library holdings: 9068 Bibliographic records: 69)


103. Sea Wolf by Jack London (Library holdings: 8997 Bibliographic records: 250)


104. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey (Library holdings: 8996 Bibliographic records: 99)


105. Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne (Library holdings: 8966 Bibliographic records: 334)


106. War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells (Library holdings: 8957 Bibliographic records: 254)


107. Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis (Library holdings: 8940 Bibliographic records: 112)


108. One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez (Library holdings: 8924 Bibliographic records: 232)


109. East of Eden by John Steinbeck (Library holdings: 8881 Bibliographic records: 143)


110. Trial by Franz Kafka (Library holdings: 8872 Bibliographic records: 264)


111. Nicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 8853 Bibliographic records: 518)

112. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller (Library holdings: 8760 Bibliographic records: 117)


113. Ben-Hur by Lew Wallace (Library holdings: 8654 Bibliographic records: 390)


114. Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe (Library holdings: 8636 Bibliographic records: 241)


115. Mansfield Park by Jane Austen (Library holdings: 8620 Bibliographic records: 316)


116. Voyage to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne (Library holdings: 8565 Bibliographic records: 297)


117. Lazarillo de Tormes by Unknown (Library holdings: 8546 Bibliographic records: 556)


118. Passage to India by E. M. Forster (Library holdings: 8528 Bibliographic records: 136)


119. Color Purple by Alice Walker (Library holdings: 8528 Bibliographic records: 67)


120. Virginian by Owen Wister (Library holdings: 8526 Bibliographic records: 160)


121. Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger (Library holdings: 8524 Bibliographic records: 159)


122. Way of All Flesh by Samuel Butler (Library holdings: 8510 Bibliographic records: 191)


123. This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Library holdings: 8454 Bibliographic records: 128)

124. Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison (Library holdings: 8413 Bibliographic records: 77)


125. Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen (Library holdings: 8333 Bibliographic records: 299)

126. Of Human Bondage by W. Somerset Maugham (Library holdings: 8307 Bibliographic records: 195)


127. Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison (Library holdings: 8229 Bibliographic records: 61)


128. Persuasion by Jane Austen (Library holdings: 8228 Bibliographic records: 259)


129. Tender Is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Library holdings: 8099 Bibliographic records: 152)

130. One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (Library holdings: 8072 Bibliographic records: 125)


131. All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren (Library holdings: 8062 Bibliographic records: 110)


132. On the Road by Jack Kerouac (Library holdings: 8029 Bibliographic records: 136)


133. House of Mirth by Edith Wharton (Library holdings: 7994 Bibliographic records: 133)

134. Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather (Library holdings: 7985 Bibliographic records: 108)


135. Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse (Library holdings: 7929 Bibliographic records: 183)


136. Billy Budd by Herman Melville (Library holdings: 7910 Bibliographic records: 125)


137. Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen (Library holdings: 7906 Bibliographic records: 74)


138. Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 7864 Bibliographic records: 413)

139. Plague by Albert Camus (Library holdings: 7852 Bibliographic records: 210)


140. Gargantua and Pantagruel by François Rabelais (Library holdings: 7825 Bibliographic records: 167)


141. Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann (Library holdings: 7753 Bibliographic records: 231)


142. Bridge of San Luis Rey by Thornton Wilder (Library holdings: 7685 Bibliographic records: 143)


143. Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence (Library holdings: 7675 Bibliographic records: 143)


144. Native Son by Richard Wright (Library holdings: 7668 Bibliographic records: 82)


145. American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser (Library holdings: 7637 Bibliographic records: 124)


146. Separate Peace by John Knowles (Library holdings: 7620 Bibliographic records: 65)


147. Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath (Library holdings: 7602 Bibliographic records: 62)


148. Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis (Library holdings: 7566 Bibliographic records: 157)


149. Ambassadors by Henry James (Library holdings: 7515 Bibliographic records: 110)


150. Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 7498 Bibliographic records: 448)


151. Finnegans Wake by James Joyce (Library holdings: 7474 Bibliographic records: 140)


152. Mystery of Edwin Drood by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 7423 Bibliographic records: 210)


153. Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury (Library holdings: 7405 Bibliographic records: 108)


154. Adam Bede by George Eliot (Library holdings: 7357 Bibliographic records: 358)


155. Golden Ass by Apuleius (Library holdings: 7357 Bibliographic records: 269)


156. Pudd’nhead Wilson by Mark Twain (Library holdings: 7325 Bibliographic records: 139)


157. Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky (Library holdings: 7320 Bibliographic records: 314)


158. Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown (Library holdings: 7317 Bibliographic records: 40)


159. Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston (Library holdings: 7304 Bibliographic records: 46)


160. Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison (Library holdings: 7246 Bibliographic records: 57)


161. Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats (Library holdings: 7192 Bibliographic records: 79)


162. Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux (Library holdings: 7181 Bibliographic records: 153)


163. Sula by Toni Morrison (Library holdings: 7159 Bibliographic records: 72)


164. Satyricon by Petronius (Library holdings: 7141 Bibliographic records: 368)


165. Lorna Doone by R.D. Blackmore (Library holdings: 7096 Bibliographic records: 351)


166. And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie (Library holdings: 7053 Bibliographic records: 131)


167. Firm by John Grisham (Library holdings: 7024 Bibliographic records: 85)


168. Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf (Library holdings: 7021 Bibliographic records: 146)


169. Heart Is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers (Library holdings: 7000 Bibliographic records: 90)


170. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov (Library holdings: 6993 Bibliographic records: 180)


171. Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut (Library holdings: 6988 Bibliographic records: 89)


172. Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M. Auel (Library holdings: 6909 Bibliographic records: 50)


173. Left Behind by Tim F. Lahaye (Library holdings: 6902 Bibliographic records: 45)


174. Forsyte Saga by John Galsworthy (Library holdings: 6898 Bibliographic records: 160)


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175. Killer Angels by Michael Shaara (Library holdings: 6883 Bibliographic records: 41)


176. Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 6843 Bibliographic records: 380)


177. To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf (Library holdings: 6839 Bibliographic records: 131)


178. Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal (Library holdings: 6826 Bibliographic records: 286)


179. Barchester Towers by Anthony Trollope (Library holdings: 6818 Bibliographic records: 184)


180. Runaway Jury by John Grisham (Library holdings: 6754 Bibliographic records: 61)

181. Dombey and Son by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 6753 Bibliographic records: 399)

182. Room With a View by E. M. Forster (Library holdings: 6734 Bibliographic records: 107)


183. Look Homeward Angel by Thomas Wolfe (Library holdings: 6729 Bibliographic records: 108)


184. Little Dorrit by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 6727 Bibliographic records: 394)


185. Time to Kill by John Grisham (Library holdings: 6716 Bibliographic records: 75)


186. Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally (Library holdings: 6690 Bibliographic records: 62)


187. Castle by Franz Kafka (Library holdings: 6686 Bibliographic records: 180)


188. Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel (Library holdings: 6670 Bibliographic records: 56)


189. Eugénie Grandet by Honoré de Balzac (Library holdings: 6649 Bibliographic records: 390)


190. Brethren by John Grisham (Library holdings: 6623 Bibliographic records: 46)


191. Call It Courage by Armstrong Sperry (Library holdings: 6611 Bibliographic records: 77)


192. Fountainhead by Ayn Rand (Library holdings: 6598 Bibliographic records: 68)


193. Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan (Library holdings: 6568 Bibliographic records: 42)


194. Testament by John Grisham (Library holdings: 6514 Bibliographic records: 46)


195. Pelican Brief by John Grisham (Library holdings: 6513 Bibliographic records: 68)


196. Absalom, Absalom by William Faulkner (Library holdings: 6502 Bibliographic records: 82)


197. Steppenwolf by Hermann Hesse (Library holdings: 6498 Bibliographic records: 165)


198. Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier (Library holdings: 6496 Bibliographic records: 37)


199. Snow Falling on Cedars by David Guterson (Library holdings: 6495 Bibliographic records: 44)


200. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez (Library holdings: 6486 Bibliographic records: 92)


201. Power and the Glory by Graham Greene (Library holdings: 6479 Bibliographic records: 134)


202. Buddenbrooks by Thomas Mann (Library holdings: 6456 Bibliographic records: 214)


203. Cannery Row by John Steinbeck (Library holdings: 6413 Bibliographic records: 112)


204. Dead Souls by Nikolai Gogol (Library holdings: 6366 Bibliographic records: 204)


205. Scarlet Pimpernel by Baroness Orczy (Library holdings: 6362 Bibliographic records: 146)


206. Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh (Library holdings: 6353 Bibliographic records: 100)


207. Painted House by John Grisham (Library holdings: 6334 Bibliographic records: 57)


208. Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel (Library holdings: 6327 Bibliographic records: 43)


209. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe (Library holdings: 6297 Bibliographic records: 84)


210. Tale of Genji by Lady Murasaki (Library holdings: 6286 Bibliographic records: 376)


211. Chamber by John Grisham (Library holdings: 6285 Bibliographic records: 53)


212. Light in August by William Faulkner (Library holdings: 6274 Bibliographic records: 114)


213. Tortilla Flat by John Steinbeck (Library holdings: 6268 Bibliographic records: 137)


214. Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller (Library holdings: 6260 Bibliographic records: 80)


215. Eugene Onegin by Aleksandr Pushkin (Library holdings: 6251 Bibliographic records: 279)


216. Quo Vadis by Henryk Sienkiewicz (Library holdings: 6221 Bibliographic records: 436)


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217. Last Days of Pompeii by Edward Bulwer-Lytton (Library holdings: 6193 Bibliographic records: 421)


218. Horse Whisperer by Nicholas Evans (Library holdings: 6179 Bibliographic records: 37)


219. Sanctuary by William Faulkner (Library holdings: 6173 Bibliographic records: 128)


220. Unnatural Exposure by Patricia Daniels Cornwell (Library holdings: 6156 Bibliographic records: 36)


221. Arrowsmith by Sinclair Lewis (Library holdings: 6150 Bibliographic records: 107)


222. As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner (Library holdings: 6145 Bibliographic records: 94)


223. Clear and Present Danger by Tom Clancy (Library holdings: 6140 Bibliographic records: 51)


224. Sorrows of Young Werther by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (Library holdings: 6130 Bibliographic records: 487)


225. History of Henry Esmond by William Makepeace Thackeray (Library holdings: 6123 Bibliographic records: 332)


226. Washington Square by Henry James (Library holdings: 6114 Bibliographic records: 141)


227. Client by John Grisham (Library holdings: 6113 Bibliographic records: 57)


228. Rise of Silas Lapham by William Dean Howells (Library holdings: 6102 Bibliographic records: 78)


229. Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield (Library holdings: 6096 Bibliographic records: 57)


230. Dune by Frank Herbert (Library holdings: 6079 Bibliographic records: 95)


231. Nostromo by Joseph Conrad (Library holdings: 6063 Bibliographic records: 167)

232. Howards End by E. M. Forster (Library holdings: 6055 Bibliographic records: 103)

233. Exemplary Novels by Miguel de Cervantes (Library holdings: 6054 Bibliographic records: 451)


234. Lost Horizon by James Hilton (Library holdings: 6006 Bibliographic records: 114)

235. Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood (Library holdings: 5992 Bibliographic records: 60)


236. Hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy (Library holdings: 5978 Bibliographic records: 74)


237. Roots by Alex Haley (Library holdings: 5971 Bibliographic records: 83)


238. Lake Wobegon Days by Garrison Keillor (Library holdings: 5952 Bibliographic records: 17)


239. Merry Adventures of Robin Hood by Howard Pyle (Library holdings: 5947 Bibliographic records: 116)


240. Riders of the Purple Sage by Zane Grey (Library holdings: 5947 Bibliographic records: 77)


241. Germinal by Émile Zola (Library holdings: 5945 Bibliographic records: 247)


242. Silmarillion by J. R. R. Tolkien (Library holdings: 5940 Bibliographic records: 86)


243. Bonesetter’s Daughter by Amy Tan (Library holdings: 5918 Bibliographic records: 32)


244. Manon Lescaut by Abbé Prévost (Library holdings: 5895 Bibliographic records: 375)


245. Possessed by Fyodor Dostoevsky (Library holdings: 5894 Bibliographic records: 160)


246. Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler (Library holdings: 5882 Bibliographic records: 51)


247. Spy Who Came in from the Cold by John Le Carré (Library holdings: 5868 Bibliographic records: 99)


248. Summons by John Grisham (Library holdings: 5865 Bibliographic records: 37)


249. Moon and Sixpence by W. Somerset Maugham (Library holdings: 5862 Bibliographic records: 159)

250. Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess (Library holdings: 5838 Bibliographic records: 67)

251. American by Henry James (Library holdings: 5832 Bibliographic records: 110)

252. Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough (Library holdings: 5826 Bibliographic records: 117)

253. Black Arrow by Robert Louis Stevenson (Library holdings: 5817 Bibliographic records: 224)

254. Invisible Man by H. G. Wells (Library holdings: 5810 Bibliographic records: 205)


255. Cold Sassy Tree by Olive Ann Burns (Library holdings: 5797 Bibliographic records: 29)

256. Cider House Rules by John Irving (Library holdings: 5792 Bibliographic records: 49)

257. Partner by John Grisham (Library holdings: 5776 Bibliographic records: 53)

258. Kitchen God’s Wife by Amy Tan (Library holdings: 5764 Bibliographic records: 41)

259. Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand (Library holdings: 5758 Bibliographic records: 33)

260. Black Notice by Patricia Daniels Cornwell (Library holdings: 5751 Bibliographic records: 27)

261. Good-bye Mr. Chips by James Hilton (Library holdings: 5734 Bibliographic records: 98)

262. Red Storm Rising by Tom Clancy (Library holdings: 5734 Bibliographic records: 46)

263. Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman by Ernest J. Gaines (Library holdings: 5688 Bibliographic records: 38)

264. Cause of Death by Patricia Daniels Cornwell (Library holdings: 5686 Bibliographic records: 34)

265. Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley (Library holdings: 5685 Bibliographic records: 25)

266. Twice-Told Tales by Nathaniel Hawthorne (Library holdings: 5674 Bibliographic records: 233)

267. Tar Baby by Toni Morrison (Library holdings: 5664 Bibliographic records: 54)


268. Paradise by Toni Morrison (Library holdings: 5638 Bibliographic records: 25)

269. Warden by Anthony Trollope (Library holdings: 5632 Bibliographic records: 180)

270. Street Lawyer by John Grisham (Library holdings: 5632 Bibliographic records: 46)

271. Perfect Storm by Sebastian Junger (Library holdings: 5630 Bibliographic records: 28)

272. Wings of the Dove by Henry James (Library holdings: 5621 Bibliographic records: 89)

273. Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco (Library holdings: 5615 Bibliographic records: 115)

274. Dream of the Red Chamber by Xueqin Cao (Library holdings: 5614 Bibliographic records: 454)


275. Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton (Library holdings: 5613 Bibliographic records: 62)

276. Charlotte Temple by Mrs. Rowson (Library holdings: 5606 Bibliographic records: 248)

277. Member of the Wedding by Carson McCullers (Library holdings: 5606 Bibliographic records: 68)


278. Nana by Émile Zola (Library holdings: 5605 Bibliographic records: 294)

279. Timeline by Michael Crichton (Library holdings: 5598 Bibliographic records: 44)

280. Valley of Horses by Jean Auel (Library holdings: 5598 Bibliographic records: 34)

281. Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin (Library holdings: 5582 Bibliographic records: 55)

282. Patriot Games by Tom Clancy (Library holdings: 5568 Bibliographic records: 45)

283. Barnaby Rudge by Charles Dickens (Library holdings: 5566 Bibliographic records: 361)

284. Alhambra by Washington Irving (Library holdings: 5545 Bibliographic records: 317)

285. Chosen by Chaim Potok (Library holdings: 5545 Bibliographic records: 39)

286. Jazz by Toni Morrison (Library holdings: 5543 Bibliographic records: 48)

287. Shipping News by Annie Proulx (Library holdings: 5530 Bibliographic records: 32)


288. Point of Origin by Patricia Daniels Cornwell (Library holdings: 5525 Bibliographic records: 28)

289. Plains of Passage by Jean M. Auel (Library holdings: 5517 Bibliographic records: 37)

290. Sketch Book by Washington Irving (Library holdings: 5507 Bibliographic records: 307)

291. Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler (Library holdings: 5507 Bibliographic records: 61)

292. Last Tycoon by F. Scott Fitzgerald (Library holdings: 5495 Bibliographic records: 78)


293. I Heard the Owl Call My Name by Margaret Craven (Library holdings: 5482 Bibliographic records: 27)


294. At Home in Mitford by Jan Karon (Library holdings: 5474 Bibliographic records: 24)

295. Interview with the Vampire by Anne Rice (Library holdings: 5471 Bibliographic records: 66)

296. Rainmaker by John Grisham (Library holdings: 5466 Bibliographic records: 73)


297. Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein (Library holdings: 5466 Bibliographic records: 44)


298. Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry (Library holdings: 5463 Bibliographic records: 37)


299. Tribulation Force by Tim F. Lahaye (Library holdings: 5459 Bibliographic records: 31)


300. Cardinal of the Kremlin by Tom Clancy (Library holdings: 5448 Bibliographic records: 33)

301. Looking Backward: 2000–1887 by Edward Bellamy (Library holdings: 5436 Bibliographic records: 103)

302. Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie (Library holdings: 5430 Bibliographic records: 124)

303. Victory by Joseph Conrad (Library holdings: 5429 Bibliographic records: 157)

304. Loves Music, Loves to Dance by Mary Higgins Clark (Library holdings: 5415 Bibliographic records: 36)

305. “O” Is for Outlaw by Sue Grafton (Library holdings: 5412 Bibliographic records: 26)

306. Sum of All Fears by Tom Clancy (Library holdings: 5406 Bibliographic records: 37)

307. Lost World by Michael Crichton (Library holdings: 5398 Bibliographic records: 37)

308. Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes (Library holdings: 5396 Bibliographic records: 49)

309. Notebook by Nicholas Sparks (Library holdings: 5391 Bibliographic records: 41)

310. Death in the Family by James Agee (Library holdings: 5380 Bibliographic records: 33)

311. While My Pretty One Sleeps by Mary Higgins Clark (Library holdings: 5379 Bibliographic records: 39)

312. Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines (Library holdings: 5371 Bibliographic records: 20)

313. Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach (Library holdings: 5358 Bibliographic records: 88)


314. Humphry Clinker by Tobias Smollett (Library holdings: 5357 Bibliographic records: 162)

315. Awakening by Kate Chopin (Library holdings: 5356 Bibliographic records: 74)

316. Death in Venice by Thomas Mann (Library holdings: 5350 Bibliographic records: 152)

317. Lovely Bones by Alice Seybold (Library holdings: 5349 Bibliographic records: 30)

318. Villette by Charlotte Brontë (Library holdings: 5332 Bibliographic records: 224)


319. “N” Is for Noose by Sue Grafton (Library holdings: 5328 Bibliographic records: 22)


320. Ox-Bow Incident by Walter Van Tilburg Clark (Library holdings: 5321 Bibliographic records: 47)

321. Last Precinct by Patricia Daniels Cornwell (Library holdings: 5318 Bibliographic records: 35)

322. Razor’s Edge by W. Somerset Maugham (Library holdings: 5294 Bibliographic records: 106)


323. Southern Cross by Patricia Daniels Cornwell (Library holdings: 5283 Bibliographic records: 35)


Source: https://www.oclc.org

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