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An objective analysis resulting in a list of the most recognized novels published in the English language from 1918 - 1990, a starting-point for readers to approach a well-read status.

Sources Utilized

Source Links

The following sources were utilized in the analysis. Each source link below includes a description of the source and a listing of the novels recognized by the source.

Nobel Prize


Pulitzer Prize


Publisher's Weekly Bestsellers


The American Bookseller's Association and National Book Critics Circle - Experts Picks


Modern Library - Board & Reader's List and Radcliffe Rival List