Fiction books

Here’s an update to this list.

Best of the best

  • Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown
  • Shogun by James Clavell
  • Tai-pan by James Clavell
  • Gai-jin by James Clavell
  • Noble House by James Clavell
  • Whirlwind by James Clavell
  • Generation X by Douglas Coupland
  • Aztec by Gary Jennings
  • Too Many Blackbirds by Ken Ledbetter
  • Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  • The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton
  • The Lake House by Kate Morton
  • The Secret Keeper by Kate Morton
  • Ishmael by Daniel Quinn
  • The Story of B by Daniel Quinn
  • My Ishmael by Daniel Quinn
  • Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow

Runner ups

  • Angels and Demons by Dan Brown
  • The Rule of Four by Ian Caldwell & Dustin Thomason
  • The Clocks by Agatha Christie
  • The Gum Thief by Douglas Coupland
  • Generation A by Douglas Coupland
  • Shampoo Planet by Douglas Coupland
  • Specters by J. M. Dillard
  • Peacetalk 101 by Suzette Haden Elgin
  • Casino Royale by Ian Fleming
  • Licence Renewed by John Gardner
  • The Beekeeper’s Pupil by Sara George
  • Still Alice by Lisa Genova
  • Ape House by Sara Gruen
  • Codex by Lev Grossman
  • Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
  • The Distant Hours by Kate Morton
  • James Bond: The Authorised Biography of 007 by James Pearson
  • The Holy by Daniel Quinn
  • Shaman by Kim Stanley Robinson
  • The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
  • The Big U by Neal Stephenson
  • The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

Honourable mentions

  • Track of the Cat by Nevada Barr
  • Deception Point by Dan Brown
  • Night Train to Memphis by Elizabeth Peters

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