Famous international books and authors

Books and author is an important GK section for every competitive exam. During all time periods, there are numbers of books which have been considered as some of the greatest works of literature ever written. These books are considered as the essential foundation of world literature. Candidates must by heart those book names and their respective author names for exam preparation. Here is the list of such some books and their author’s name.

Books and Authors
Book Author
A passage to India E.M.Forster
A Suitable Boy Vikram Seth
A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens
A Week with Gandhi Louis Fisher
A Woman's Life Guy de Maupassaut
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle
Adventures of Tom Saweyer Mark Twain
Agni Veena Kazi Nasrul Islam
Alice in Wonderland Lewis Carrol
Anna Karenina Tolstoy
Antony and Cleopatra Shakespeare
Arabian Nights Sir Richard Burton
Arms and the Man G.B.Shaw
Around the World in eighty days Jules Verne
Arthashastra Kautilya
Avigyan Sakuntalam Kalidas
Ben Hur Lewis Wallace
China Passage John Kenneth Galbraith
Comedy of Errors William Shakespeare
Communist Manifesto Karl Marx
Confessions Jean Jacques Rousseau
Count of Monte Cristo Alexander Dumas
Crime and Punishment Dostoevsky
Das Kapital Karl Marx
David Copperfield Charles Dickens
Discovery of India Jawaharlal Nehru
Divine Comedy Dante
Don Quixote Miguel de Cervantes
Dr.Jekyll and Mr.Hyde Stevenson
For whom the Bell Tolls Ernest Hemingway
Freedom at Midnight Dominique Lapierre
French Revolution Thomas Carlyle
Gathering Storm Winston Churchill
Geetanjali Rabindra Nath Tagore
Glimpses of World History Jawaharlal Nehru
Grammar of Politics Harold T.Laski
Gulliver's Travels Jonathan Swift
Hamlet Shakespeare
Hunchback of Notre Dame Victor Hugo
Illiad Homer
Invisible Man H.G.Wells
In Search of Lost Time Marcel Proust
Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling
Kadambari Bana Bhatt
King Lear Shakespeare
Les Miserable Victor Hugo
Lolita Vladimir Nabokov
Man and Superman G.B.Shaw
Madame Bovary Gustave Flaubert
Mein Kampf Adolf Hitler
Mother Maxim Gorky
My experiments with Truth Mahatma M.K.Gandhi
Odyssey Homer
Old Man and the Sea Earnest Hemingway
Oliver Twist Charles Dickens
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovitch Alexander Solzhenitsyn
Origin of species Charles Darwin
Othello Shakespeare
Panchatantra Vishnu Sharma
Paradise lost John Milton
Pickwick Papers Charles Dickens
Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen
Principia Issac Newton
Robinson Crusoe Daniel Defoe
Shape of Things to Come H.G.Wells
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Mark Twain
The City of Joy Dominique Lapierre
The Class Erich Byron
The Clown Heinrich Boll
The Godfather Mario Puzo
The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Merchant of venice William shakespeare
The Other Side of Midnight Sindye Sheldon
The Post Office R.N.Tagore
The Tempest Shakespeare
The Vicar of Wakefield Oliver Goldsmith
Three Musketeers Alexander Dumas
Time Machine H.G. Wells
Treasure Island R.L.Stevenson
Ulysses James Joyce
Utopia Sir Thomas Moor
War and peace Leo Tolstoy
Waste Land T.S.Eliot

"Famous international book" is an important topic in competitive GK exams. The questions related to "Famous international book" is common in any GK exam question papers. It is a key static GK topic that needs attention. It will be easy to scores on this topic once candidates by heart the above list.