5 Best Books Ever Written?

By Ishika S.

9 January, 2024

Wondering what are the 5 best books that have ever been written? Check this list out for lesser known books that you must read.

1. "Stoner" by John Williams:

A quiet masterpiece exploring the life of an ordinary man, it's a lesser-known gem that delves into the complexities of human existence.

A collection of short stories that blend the fantastical with the everyday, showcasing Russell's unique and imaginative storytelling.

2. "St Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves" by Karen Russell:

This atmospheric novel intertwines mystery, romance, and historical fiction, creating a captivating narrative set in post-war Barcelona.

3. "The Shadow of the Wind" by Carlos Ruiz Zafón:

4. "The Book Thief" by Markus Zusak:

While known to some, it deserves more recognition. This novel narrated by Death during World War II offers a unique perspective on humanity, love, and loss.

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Though gaining recognition, it's still lesser-known compared to some contemporaries. This psychological thriller set in academia explores the dark complexities of friendship and obsession.

5. "The Secret History" by Donna Tartt: