(Updated List:) Le Monde’s 100 Books of the Century


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#1 1984 (George Orwell)
#2 The Stranger (Albert Camus)
#3 The Trial (Franz Kafka)
#4 The Name of the Rose
#5 The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
#6 The Catcher in the Rye
#7 For Whom the Bell Tolls
#8 Waiting for Godot
#9 Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
#10 The Little Prince
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Le Monde’s 100 Books of the Century

RankItems
#1 1984 (George Orwell)
#2 The Stranger (Albert Camus)
#3 The Trial (Franz Kafka)
#4 The Name of the Rose
#5 The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald)
#6 The Catcher in the Rye
#7 For Whom the Bell Tolls
#8 Waiting for Godot
#9 Brave New World (Aldous Huxley)
#10 The Little Prince
#11 Man’s Fate
#12 The Tartar Steppe
#13 One Hundred Years of Solitude
#14 The Master and Margarita (Mikhail Bulgakov)
#15 Journey of the End of the Night
#16 Paroles De Jacques Prévert
#17 Alcools De Guillaume Apollinaire
#18 Asterix the Gaul
#19 Lolita
#20 Ulysses
#21 Confusion of Feelings
#22 Gone With the Wind
#23 The Magic Mountain
#24 Life: A User’s Manual
#25 Hound of the Baskervilles
#26 Six Characters in Search of an Author (Luigi Pirandello)
#27 If This Is a Man
#28 Lord of the Rings
#29 Martin Eden
#30 Ballad of the Salt Sea
#31 Martian Chronicles
#32 Ficciones
#33 Gypsy Ballads
#34 Remembrance of Things Past
#35 The Grapes of Wrath
#36 Le Grand-Meaulnes D’Alain-Fournier
#37 Froth on the Daydream
#38 The Second Sex
#39 Being and Nothingness
#40 Gulag Archipelago
#41 Blue Lotus
#42 The Diary of a Young Girl
#43 Tristes Tropiques De Claude Lévi-Strauss
#44 Bald Soprano
#45 Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality
#46 Abyss
#47 The Counterfeiters
#48 The Horseman on the Roof
#49 The Sound and the Fury
#50 Therese Desqueyroux
#51 Zazie in the Metro
#52 Belle Du Seigneur
#53 Lady Chatterly’s Lover
#54 Bonjour Tristesse
#55 Le Silence De La Mer
#56 Under the Sun of Satan
#57 The Joke
#58 A Ghost at Noon
#59 The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Agatha Christie)
#60 Nadja
#61 Aurelien
#62 Satin Slipper
#63 The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui
#64 Friday
#65 The War of the Worlds
#66 Les Vrilles De La Vigne
#67 Capital of Pain
#68 Writing Degree Zero
#69 The Lost Honour of Katharina Blum
#70 The Opposing Shore
#71 The Order of Things
#72 Wonderful Adventures of Nils
#73 A Room of One’s Own (Virginia Woolf)
#74 The Ravishing of Lol Stein
#75 The Interrogation
#76 Tropisms
#77 Journal, 1887-1910
#78 Lord Jim
#79 Ecrits
#80 The Theatre and Its Double
#81 Manhattan Transfer
#82 Moravagine
#83 General of the Dead Army
#84 Sophie’s Choice
#85 Strange Case of Peter the Lett
#86 Our Lady of the Flowers
#87 Furor and Mystery
#88 No Orchids for Miss Blandish
#89 The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge
#90 Second Thoughts
#91 The Origins of Totalitarianism
#92 Rosy Crucifixion
#93 The Big Sleep
#94 Amers
#95 Gaston
#96 Under the Volcano
#97 Midnight’S Children – Salman Rushdie
#98 On the Road
#99 The Man Without Qualities
#100 Blake and Mortimer