30 Books I Want to Read Before I Turn 30

Before researching for this post, I thought I had read quite a few books. I then realised I hadn’t and still had so many more I wanted to read ! Here’s a list of the 30 books that I hope to read before I turn 30 (8 years from now ~ scary!). They’re in no particular order of which book I want to read most, or which I’ll read first. Enjoy!

Let me know if you’ve read any of the books on this list!

  1. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  2. Le Petit-Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  3. Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell
  4. The Lord of the Rings trilogy by J. R. R Tolkien
  5. One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Marquez
  6. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
  7. All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
  8. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
  9. Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  10. Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
  11. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
  12. It by Stephen King
  13. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  14. The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
  15. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
  16. A Room with a View by E.M. Forster
  17. Hard Times by Charles Dickens
  18. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  19. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  20. Far From the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
  21. Middlemarch by George Eliot
  22. Emma by Jane Austen
  23. Hamlet by William Shakespeare
  24. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
  25. And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
  26. Bleak House by Charles Dickens
  27. The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
  28. Persuasion by Jane Austen
  29. The Secret History by Donna Tartt
  30. The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

Zoe xx

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