Book News and Notes: Harvard Top Book Store Books

What’s popular in the Ivy Leagues? This is a list of the top 100 books that are sold in the Harvard Book store: http://www.harvard.com/shelves/top100/. Below, we have listed the top ten, linked to the River Forest Library catalog.

  1. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  2. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  3. Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut
  4. One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  5. The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle: A Novel by Haruki Murakami
  6. To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
  7. Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
  8. The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
  9. Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
  10. Beloved by Toni Morrison

Are you surprised to see any of these books on the list? How many have you read?

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