The World Book Night

23 April 2013

20 Books

  • The Secret Scripture by Sebastian Barry
  • Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman
  • Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
  • The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde
  • Casino Royale by Ian Fleming
  • The White Queen by Philippa Gregory
  • A Little History of the World by E.H Gombrich
  • Little Face by Sophie Hannah
  • Damage by Josephine Hart
  • The Island by Victoria Hislop
  • Red Dust Road by Jackie Kay
  • Last Night Another Soldier… by Andy McNab
  • Me Before You by Jojo Moyes
  • The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness
  • The Reader by Bernard Schlink
  • No 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
  • Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • The Road Home by Rose Tremain
  • Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? by Jeanette Winterson
  • Judge Dredd: The Dark Judges by John Wagner
UK WorldBookNight.org

 


 

USA Book List 2013

The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
City of Thieves
by David Benioff
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
My Antonia by Willa Cather
Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
La Casa en Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros -translated by Elena Poniatowska
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
El Alquimista by Paulo Coelho
The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan
Bossypants by Tina Fey
Still Alice by Lisa Genova
Looking for Alaska by John Green
Playing for Pizza by John Grisham
Mudbound by Hillary Jordan
The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster; illustrated by Jules Feiffer
Moneyball by Michael Lewis
The Tender Bar by J.R. Moehringer
Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosley
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson
Population 485 by Michael Perry
Good Omens by Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
Montana Sky by Nora Roberts
Look Again by Lisa Scottoline
Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
Glaciers by Alexis M. Smith
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court by Mark Twain
Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
Favorite American Poems in Large Print edited by Paul Negri

 

USA World Book Night selection
 

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