I often found myself wanting to read more but I was never sure on what book to go for so I asked on instagram what some of your favourite books were, and have compiled a nice long list of some of the titles and authors.

Feel free to come back to this list when you’re lost and are looking for a new book.

  1. Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
  2. The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
  3. After by Anna Todd
  4. The Curious Incident of the Dog In The Nighttime by Mark Haddon
  5. Just Kids by Patti Smith
  6. A Clash of Kings by George R.R. Martin
  7. Beyond Good and Evil by Friedrich Nietzsche
  8. Wind Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
  9. Kafka On The Shore By Haruki Murakami
  10. Hear The Wind Sing by Haruki Murakami
  11. Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
  12. 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
  13. The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
  14. The Secret History by Donna Tartt
  15. A Note of Madness By Tabitha Suzuma
  16. Larklight by Philip Reeve
  17. Curious Minds by John Brockman
  18. The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
  19. Stoner by John Williams
  20. The Education of Little Tree by Asa Earl Carter
  21. Small g: A Summer Idyll by Patricia Highsmith
  22. The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson
  23. The Little Prince by Antoine De Saint-Exupéry
  24. How To Be Both by Ali Smith
  25. The Waves by Virginia Woolf
  26. Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
  27. The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  28. 2666 by Roberto Bolaño
  29. In Cold Blood By Truman Capote
  30. Summer Crossing by Truman Capote
  31. The Outsider by Albert Camus
  32. The Stranger by Albert Camus
  33. His Dark Materials Trilogy by Philip Pullman
  34. Against The Day by Thomas Pynchon
  35. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
  36. The Fault In Our Stars by John Green
  37. The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman by Denis Thériault
  38. The Magicians Trilogy by Lev Grossman
  39. I Am The Messenger by Markus Zusak
  40. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  41. Foundation Series by Isaac Asimov
  42. The First Bad Man by Miranda July
  43. Extremely Loud And Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
  44. A Visit From The Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
  45. Red Rising by Pierce Brown
  46. The Green Years by AJ Cronin
  47. East of Eden by John Steinbeck
  48. Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew Quick
  49. Perfume by Patrick Süskind
  50. Waiting by Ha Jin
  51. Flowers For Algernon by Daniel Keyes
  52. Aristotle And Dante Discover The Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
  53. Songs with Our Eyes Closed by Tyler Kent White
  54. Black Beauty by Anna Sewell