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The Very Best Books According to Goodreads

There is no definitive Western canon. It's only an agreed-upon concept that the most important, significant, and worthy works of literature ought to be ranked and preserved based on their merit. So how do you even determine, of those books, which ones are truly the best of the best? Well, here's one option, according to Goodreads.
Source: goodreads.com ·
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Avg. score: 34 of 100 (34%)
Required scores: 1, 19, 28, 36, 48   
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1
To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)
2
Pride and Prejudice
3
Jane Eyre
4
The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
5
Romeo and Juliet
6
Wuthering Heights
7
Emma
8
1984 (George Orwell)
9
Sense and Sensibility
10
Frankenstein
11
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
12
Hamlet
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13
Great Expectations
14
The Catcher in the Rye
15
Northanger Abbey
16
The Canterbury Tales
17
The Metamorphosis
18
The Scarlet Letter (Nathaniel Hawthorne)
19
Dracula
20
A Midsummer Night's Dream
21
MacBeth
22
The Picture of Dorian Gray
23
Mansfield Park
24
A Tale of Two Cities (Charles Dickens)
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25
Persuasion
26
Farenheit 451
27
Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
28
Anna Karenina
29
Of Mice and Men
30
A Christmas Carol
31
The Odyssey
32
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain)
33
To the Lighthouse
34
The Crucible
35
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
36
One Hundred Years of Solitude
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37
Les Mis
38
King Lear
39
The Tempest
40
Othello
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