BBC Believes You Only Read 6 of These Books...

The BBC believes that most people will have read only 6 of the 100 books below. How many have you read? (Tip: The average Goodreads member has read 23 out of 100 books on this list). Interestingly, the BBC never actually made this declaration... read more
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Avg. score: 30/100 (30%) · more stats
Required scores: 1, 15, 23, 32, 44   
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#1
Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen
56% 2
#2
The Lord of the Rings – JRR Tolkien
51% 1
#3
Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte
49% 3
#4
Harry Potter Series – JK Rowling (all)
65% 3
#5
To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee
68% 6
#6
The Bible
40% 3
#7
Wuthering Heights - Emily Brontë
46% 5
#8
Nineteen Eighty Four – George Orwell
59% 6
#9
His Dark Materials – Philip Pullman
19% 3
#10
Great Expectations – Charles Dickens
45% 1
#11
Little Women - Louisa May Alcott
55% 3
#12
Tess of the D'Urbervilles - Thomas Hardy
28% 3
#13
Catch 22 – Joseph Heller
32% 3
#14
Complete Works of Shakespeare
21% 5
#15
Rebecca – Daphne Du Maurier
27% 1
#16
The Hobbit – JRR Tolkien
58% 3
#17
Birdsong – Sebastian Faulks
12% 7
#18
Catcher in the Rye – JD Salinger
50% 4
#19
The Time Traveler's Wife – Audrey Niffenegger
29% 2
#20
Middlemarch – George Eliot
13% 5
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#21
Gone With The Wind – Margaret Mitchell
32% 1
#22
The Great Gatsby - F Scott Fitzgerald
52% 1
#23
Bleak House – Charles Dickens
13% 6
#24
War and Peace – Leo Tolstoy
16% 1
#25
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams
39% 0
#26
Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh
12% 6
#27
Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
18% 1
#28
Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck
37% 3
#29
Alice in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll
62% 1
#30
The Wind in the Willows – Kenneth Grahame
45% 1
#31
Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy
20% 0
#32
David Copperfield – Charles Dickens
27% 2
#33
Chronicles of Narnia – CS Lewis
55% 4
#34
Emma – Jane Austen
32% 1
#35
Persuasion – Jane Austen
23% 1
#36
The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe – CS Lewis
66% 6
#37
The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini
33% 4
#38
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis De Berniere
17% 6
#39
Memoirs of a Geisha - Arthur Golden
37% 14
#40
Winnie the Pooh – AA Milne
59% 4
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