…eller snarare enligt BBC:s  tittares favoritböcker, vilket bland annat sannolikt förklarar det tydligt anglosaxiska urvalet och närvaron av böcker som The Princess Diaries. Mer av ett popkulturellt pekfinger i luften än odödliga klassiker. Undersökningen utfördes 2003. Böcker som jag har läst är fetade (noterar att jag ligger lite bättre till på den här listan än den seriösa från Norge).

The Lord of the Rings, JRR Tolkien
Pride and Prejudice
, Jane Austen
His Dark Materials
, Philip Pullman
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
, Douglas Adams
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
, JK Rowling
To Kill a Mockingbird
, Harper Lee
Winnie the Pooh
, AA Milne
Nineteen Eighty-Four
, George Orwell
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
, CS Lewis
Jane Eyre
, Charlotte Brontë
, Joseph Heller
Wuthering Heights
, Emily Brontë
, Sebastian Faulks
, Daphne du Maurier
The Catcher in the Rye
, JD Salinger
The Wind in the Willows
, Kenneth Grahame
Great Expectations
, Charles Dickens
Little Women
, Louisa May Alcott
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin
, Louis de Bernieres
War and Peace
, Leo Tolstoy
Gone with the Wind
, Margaret Mitchell
Harry Potter And The Philosopher’s Stone
, JK Rowling
Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets
, JK Rowling
Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban
, JK Rowling
The Hobbit
, JRR Tolkien
Tess Of The D’Urbervilles
, Thomas Hardy
, George Eliot
A Prayer For Owen Meany
, John Irving
The Grapes Of Wrath
, John Steinbeck
Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland
, Lewis Carroll
The Story Of Tracy Beaker
, Jacqueline Wilson
One Hundred Years Of Solitude
, Gabriel García Márquez
The Pillars Of The Earth
, Ken Follett
David Copperfield
, Charles Dickens
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
, Roald Dahl
Treasure Island
, Robert Louis Stevenson
A Town Like Alice
, Nevil Shute
, Jane Austen
, Frank Herbert
, Jane Austen
Anne Of Green Gables
, LM Montgomery
Watership Down
, Richard Adams
The Great Gatsby
, F Scott Fitzgerald
The Count Of Monte Cristo
, Alexandre Dumas
Brideshead Revisited
, Evelyn Waugh
Animal Farm
, George Orwell
A Christmas Carol
, Charles Dickens
Far From The Madding Crowd
, Thomas Hardy
Goodnight Mister Tom
, Michelle Magorian
The Shell Seekers
, Rosamunde Pilcher
The Secret Garden
, Frances Hodgson Burnett
Of Mice And Men
, John Steinbeck
The Stand
, Stephen King
Anna Karenina
, Leo Tolstoy
A Suitable Boy
, Vikram Seth
, Roald Dahl
Swallows And Amazons
, Arthur Ransome
Black Beauty
, Anna Sewell
Artemis Fowl
, Eoin Colfer
Crime And Punishment
, Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Noughts And Crosses
, Malorie Blackman
Memoirs Of A Geisha
, Arthur Golden
A Tale Of Two Cities
, Charles Dickens
The Thorn Birds
, Colleen McCollough
, Terry Pratchett
The Magic Faraway Tree
, Enid Blyton
The Magus
, John Fowles
Good Omens
, Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
Guards! Guards!
, Terry Pratchett
Lord Of The Flies
, William Golding
, Patrick Süskind
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists
, Robert Tressell
Night Watch
, Terry Pratchett
, Roald Dahl
Bridget Jones’s Diary
, Helen Fielding
The Secret History
, Donna Tartt
The Woman In White
, Wilkie Collins
, James Joyce
Bleak House
, Charles Dickens
Double Act
, Jacqueline Wilson
The Twits
, Roald Dahl
I Capture The Castle
, Dodie Smith
, Louis Sachar
, Mervyn Peake
The God Of Small Things
, Arundhati Roy
Vicky Angel
, Jacqueline Wilson
Brave New World
, Aldous Huxley
Cold Comfort Farm
, Stella Gibbons
, Raymond E Feist
On The Road
, Jack Kerouac
The Godfather
, Mario Puzo
The Clan Of The Cave Bear
, Jean M Auel
The Colour Of Magic
, Terry Pratchett
The Alchemist
, Paulo Coelho
, Anya Seton
Kane And Abel
, Jeffrey Archer

Love In The Time Of Cholera, Gabriel García Márquez
Girls In Love
, Jacqueline Wilson
The Princess Diaries
, Meg Cabot
Midnight’s Children
, Salman Rushdie