Radcliffe’s 100 Best Novel of the 20th Century

  1. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

    ‘To

  2. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    ‘The

  3. 1984 by George Orwell

    ‘1984

  4. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

    ‘Lolita

  5. Animal Farm by George Orwell

    ‘Animal

  6. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

    ‘The

  7. Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

    ‘Gone

  8. Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White

  9. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

    ‘Brave

  10. Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier

    ‘Rebecca

  11. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton

    ‘The

  12. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

    ‘Things

  13. Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf

    ‘Mrs.

  14. The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien

    ‘The

  15. The Color Purple by Alice Walker

    ‘The

  16. The Call of the Wild by Jack London

    ‘The

  17. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

    ‘Of

  18. Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh

    ‘Brideshead

  19. A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

    ‘A

  20. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest by Ken Kesey

    ‘One

  21. The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner

    ‘The

  22. Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne

    ‘Winnie-the-Pooh

  23. In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

    ‘In

  24. My Ántonia by Willa Cather

    ‘My

  25. Catch-22 by Joseph Heller

    ‘Catch-22

  26. Beloved by Toni Morrison

    ‘Beloved

  27. Lord of the Flies by William Golding

    ‘Lord

  28. To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf

    ‘To

  29. The Awakening by Kate Chopin

    ‘The

  30. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum

    ‘The

  31. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce

    ‘A

  32. Orlando by Virginia Woolf

    ‘Orlando

  33. Ulysses by James Joyce

    ‘Ulysses

  34. Howards End by E.M. Forster

    ‘Howards

  35. Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

    ‘Their

  36. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame

    ‘The

  37. A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

    ‘A

  38. Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis

    ‘Babbitt

  39. A Passage to India by E.M. Forster

    ‘A

  40. Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut

    ‘Slaughterhouse-Five

  41. Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner

    ‘Absalom,

  42. The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James

    ‘The

  43. The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells

    ‘The

  44. A Separate Peace by John Knowles

    ‘A

  45. This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    ‘This

  46. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

    ‘Heart

  47. Tender Is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    ‘Tender

  48. A Room with a View by E.M. Forster

    ‘A

  49. The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

    ‘The

  50. The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

    ‘The

  51. The Jungle by Upton Sinclair

    ‘The

  52. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

    ‘The

  53. Sons and Lovers by D.H. Lawrence

    ‘Sons

  54. A Good Man is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O’Connor

    ‘A

  55. Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison

    ‘Invisible

  56. Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

    ‘Song

  57. The World According to Garp by John Irving

    ‘The

  58. Lady Chatterley’s Lover by D.H. Lawrence

    ‘Lady

  59. Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys

    ‘Wide

  60. Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie

  61. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

    ‘The

  62. For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway

    ‘For

  63. As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner

    ‘As

  64. O Pioneers! by Willa Cather

    ‘O

  65. Rabbit, Run by John Updike

    ‘Rabbit,

  66. The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie

    ‘The

  67. Schindler’s List by Thomas Keneally

  68. Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather

    ‘Death

  69. Native Son by Richard Wright

    ‘Native

  70. Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger

    ‘Franny

  71. On the Road by Jack Kerouac

    ‘On

  72. An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser

    ‘An

  73. Kim by Rudyard Kipling

    ‘Kim

  74. Light in August by William Faulkner

    ‘Light

  75. Jazz by Toni Morrison

    ‘Jazz

  76. Naked Lunch by William S. Burroughs

    ‘Naked

  77. The Naked and the Dead by Norman Mailer

    ‘The

  78. The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand

    ‘The

  79. Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand

    ‘Atlas

  80. Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller

    ‘Tropic

  81. Main Street by Sinclair Lewis

    ‘Main

  82. The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe

    ‘The

  83. Women in Love by D.H. Lawrence

    ‘Women

  84. Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton

    ‘Ethan

  85. The French Lieutenant’s Woman by John Fowles

    ‘The

  86. Sophie’s Choice by William Styron

  87. Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin

    ‘Go

  88. The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett

    ‘The

  89. All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren

    ‘All

  90. Cat’s Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut

  91. The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein

    ‘The

  92. Finnegans Wake by James Joyce

    ‘Finnegans

  93. Look Homeward, Angel by Thomas Wolfe

    ‘Look

  94. The Wings of the Dove by Henry James

    ‘The

  95. In Our Time by Ernest Hemingway

    ‘In

  96. Lord Jim by Joseph Conrad

    ‘Lord

  97. The Beautiful and Damned by F. Scott Fitzgerald

    ‘The

  98. The Bostonians by Henry James

    ‘The

  99. Where Angels Fear to Tread by E.M. Forster

    ‘Where

  100. White Noise by Don DeLillo

    ‘White

Source: http://www.modernlibrary.com/top-100/radcliffes-rival-100-best-novels-list/



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