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MLA's 30 Books Every Adult Should Read

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To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee
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1984 - George Orwell
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Jane Eyre - Charlotte Brontë
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Pride And Prejudice - Jane Austen
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All Quiet on the Western Front - Erich Maria Remarque
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The Grapes of Wrath - John Steinbeck
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Lord of the Flies - William Golding
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Winnie the Pooh - A.A. Milne
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Wuthering Heights - Emily Brontë
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The Wind in the Willows - Kenneth Grahame
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Gone with the Wind - Margaret Mitchell
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The Time Traveler's Wife - Audrey Niffenegger
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The Lovely Bones - Alice Sebold
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The Prophet - Kahlil Gibran
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David Copperfield - Charles Dickens
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The Master and Margarita - Mikhail Bulgakov
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Life of Pi - Yann Martel
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Middlemarch - George Eliot
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The Poisonwood Bible: A Novel - Barbara Kingsolver
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MLA's 30 Books Every Adult Should Read Before They Die

United Kingdom – "A World Book Day poll conducted by the Museum, Libraries and Archives Council (MLA), in which librarians around the country were asked the question, ‘Which book should every adult read before they die?’ "

Note: Some selections are trilogies, so there are actually more than 30 works on the list.

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