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Goodreads "Best Books of the 20th Century" - Page 4

This is the 2020 version of a very popular Goodreads list, which, as far as I can tell, was last published by Stephanie Winkler more than 5 years ago. Although hardly anything has happened in the real world since then, the relative positions of the books have changed considerably. Moreover this updated version is TWICE as long.
BTW, make sure you only tick the version of "1984" / "Nineteen Eighty-Four" that you have actually read (only joking, but because the two spellings appear separately on the list, Orwell's work might have been higher up the scale).
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Things Fall Apart (Chinua Achebe)
Things Fall Apart (Chinua Achebe)
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How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (Dr. Seuss)
How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (Dr. Seuss)
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As I Lay Dying (William Faulkner)
As I Lay Dying (William Faulkner)
124
The Prophet (Kahlil Gibran)
The Prophet (Kahlil Gibran)
125
The Waste Land (T. S. Eliot)
The Waste Land (T. S. Eliot)
126
The Shining (Stephen King)
The Shining (Stephen King)
127
Goodnight Moon (Margaret Wise Brown)
Goodnight Moon (Margaret Wise Brown)
128
The Plague (Albert Camus)
The Plague (Albert Camus)
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129
Roots (Alex Haley)
Roots (Alex Haley)
130
The Thorn Birds (Colleen McCullough)
The Thorn Birds (Colleen McCullough)
131
Peter Pan (J.M. Barrie)
Peter Pan (J.M. Barrie)
132
Outlander (Diana Gabaldon)
Outlander (Diana Gabaldon)
133
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn)
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn)
134
Shōgun (James Clavell)
Shōgun (James Clavell)
135
Matilda (Roald Dahl)
Matilda (Roald Dahl)
136
A Fine Balance (Rohinton Mistry)
A Fine Balance (Rohinton Mistry)
137
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Maya Angelou)
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings (Maya Angelou)
138
Stranger in a Strange Land (Robert A. Heinlein)
Stranger in a Strange Land (Robert A. Heinlein)
139
Infinite Jest (David Foster Wallace)
Infinite Jest (David Foster Wallace)
140
Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)
Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)
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141
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (Haruki Murakami)
The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (Haruki Murakami)
142
His Dark Materials Trilogy (Philip Pullman)
His Dark Materials Trilogy (Philip Pullman)
143
The Screwtape Letters (C.S. Lewis)
The Screwtape Letters (C.S. Lewis)
144
A Streetcar Named Desire (Tennessee Williams)
A Streetcar Named Desire (Tennessee Williams)
145
Good Omens (Terry Pratchett)
Good Omens (Terry Pratchett)
146
Tender Is the Night (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
Tender Is the Night (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
147
The Cider House Rules (John Irving)
The Cider House Rules (John Irving)
148
Dubliners (James Joyce)
Dubliners (James Joyce)
149
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (Philip K. Dick)
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? (Philip K. Dick)
150
The House of the Spirits (Isabel Allende)
The House of the Spirits (Isabel Allende)
151
Man's Search for Meaning (Viktor E. Frankl)
Man's Search for Meaning (Viktor E. Frankl)
152
The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy)
The God of Small Things (Arundhati Roy)
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153
Mists of Avalon (Marion Zimmer Bradley)
Mists of Avalon (Marion Zimmer Bradley)
154
Doctor Zhivago (Boris Pasternak)
Doctor Zhivago (Boris Pasternak)
155
Breakfast of Champions (Kurt Vonnegut)
Breakfast of Champions (Kurt Vonnegut)
156
The House of Mirth (Edith Wharton)
The House of Mirth (Edith Wharton)
157
The Martian Chronicles (Ray Bradbury)
The Martian Chronicles (Ray Bradbury)
158
Angels & Demons (Dan Brown)
Angels & Demons (Dan Brown)
159
Jonathan Livingston Seagull (Richard Bach)
Jonathan Livingston Seagull (Richard Bach)
160
Tuesdays With Morrie (Mitch Albom)
Tuesdays With Morrie (Mitch Albom)
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