Travel Movies Books Food Other
Sign In
Trending
New
Popular
type to search

Goodreads "Books That Make You Think"

"This is a list of books that leave you in a daze engrossed in thought while and/or after you finish reading them." (Goodreads). The works are from a multitude of genres, both fiction and non-fiction (and, unsurprisingly, include the Harry Potter series yet again).
As is often the case with lists ranked in descending order by votes, the choices become increasingly interesting the further one sinks into the challenge. To be included: 1000+ ratings on Goodreads & at least two votes.
6,353 users · 19,820 views
 
from goodreads.com · made by Markd9528
avg. score: 59 of 336 (17%)
required scores: 1, 33, 48, 61, 80 

How many have you read?

Page 1 of 9
1
1984 (George Orwell)
1984 (George Orwell)
2
Animal Farm (George Orwell)
Animal Farm (George Orwell)
3
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
4
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
5
Fahrenheit 451 (Ray Bradbury)
Fahrenheit 451 (Ray Bradbury)
6
The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
7
Siddhartha (Hermann Hesse)
Siddhartha (Hermann Hesse)
8
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
9
Life of Pi (Yann Martel)
Life of Pi (Yann Martel)
10
The Hunger Games (Suzanne Collins)
The Hunger Games (Suzanne Collins)
11
The Giver (Lois Lowry)
The Giver (Lois Lowry)
12
The Picture of Dorian Gray (Oscar Wilde)
The Picture of Dorian Gray (Oscar Wilde)
13
The Catcher in the Rye (J.D. Salinger)
The Catcher in the Rye (J.D. Salinger)
14
The Little Prince (Antoine De Saint-Exupéry)
The Little Prince (Antoine De Saint-Exupéry)
15
The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)
The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)
16
The Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini)
The Kite Runner (Khaled Hosseini)
17
A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
18
Frankenstein (Mary Shelley)
Frankenstein (Mary Shelley)
19
Hamlet (William Shakespeare)
Hamlet (William Shakespeare)
20
MacBeth (William Shakespeare)
MacBeth (William Shakespeare)
21
The Trial (Franz Kafka)
The Trial (Franz Kafka)
22
A Christmas Carol (Charles Dickens)
A Christmas Carol (Charles Dickens)
23
All Quiet on the Western Front (Erich Maria Remarque)
All Quiet on the Western Front (Erich Maria Remarque)
24
A Short History of Nearly Everything (Bill Bryson)
A Short History of Nearly Everything (Bill Bryson)
25
Watership Down (Richard Adams)
Watership Down (Richard Adams)
26
Atlas Shrugged (Ayn Rand)
Atlas Shrugged (Ayn Rand)
27
East of Eden (John Steinbeck)
East of Eden (John Steinbeck)
28
Slaughterhouse-Five (Kurt Vonnegut Jr.)
Slaughterhouse-Five (Kurt Vonnegut Jr.)
29
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (J.K. Rowling)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (J.K. Rowling)
30
Waiting for Godot (Samuel Beckett)
Waiting for Godot (Samuel Beckett)
31
Jane Eyre (Charlotte Brontë)
Jane Eyre (Charlotte Brontë)
32
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (Naomi Klein)
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (Naomi Klein)
33
Of Mice and Men (John Steinbeck)
Of Mice and Men (John Steinbeck)
34
The Road (Cormac McCarthy)
The Road (Cormac McCarthy)
35
Man's Search for Meaning (Viktor E. Frankl)
Man's Search for Meaning (Viktor E. Frankl)
36
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintainance (Robert M. Pirsig)
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintainance (Robert M. Pirsig)
37
The Merchant of Venice (William Shakespeare)
The Merchant of Venice (William Shakespeare)
38
The Time Machine (H.G. Wells)
The Time Machine (H.G. Wells)
39
Metamorphosis (Franz Kafka)
Metamorphosis (Franz Kafka)
40
The Man Without Qualities (Robert Musil)
The Man Without Qualities (Robert Musil)
Page 1 of 9
Click books you've read
Newsletter · Help/Contact · Privacy · Copyright Claim   © 2024 App Spring, Inc. · This product uses the TMDb API but is not endorsed or certified by TMDb.
Seen It - Movies & TV 
Android & iOS
Seen It is a new app from the creators of List Challenges. You can view movies and shows in one place and filter by streaming provider, genre, release year, runtime, and rating (Rotten Tomatoes, Imdb, and/or Metacritic). Also, you can track what you've seen, want to see, like, or dislike, as well as track individual seasons or episodes of shows. In addition, you can see the most watched/liked stuff amongst your friends. Learn more at SEENIT.FUN