Students need to read one novel written before 1910 (the pre-modern(ist) novels). This list not limited. 1700s Daniel Defoe Robinson Crusoe, 1719 [ download ] Henry Fielding The History of Tom Jones, 1749 [ download […]
What is a ‘modern classic’? Although there is no strict definition, the following list contains novels which are considered outstanding pieces of literature. This list is restrictive. For your modern pick choose one of the […]
Students need to read one recent prize winner or nominee. There are three prizes which are in this category: Man Booker (http://www.themanbookerprize.com/) Pulitzer (http://www.pulitzer.org/) Costa Book Awards (http://www.costabookawards.com/) Recent is seen as the last ten […]
Students are allowed to read one work translated into English. The list is severely limited. Only novels from the Man Booker International Prize Longlist from 2018 onward are allowed.
These are the rankings of my students of 2016-2018.
These are the rankings of my students of 2015-2017.
These are the rankings of my students of 2014-2016.