Tuesday, January 7, 2014

My top 5 books and top 6 authors

Books read (yearwise breakdown):

2005: 50 books
2006: 25 books
2007: 34 books
2008: 26 books
2009: 13 books
2010: 12 books
2011: 7 books
2012: 33 books
2013: 26 books

Personal favourites (in chronological order):

Papillon, A perfect stranger, The Diary of a Young Girl, The Da Vinci Code, Only Love, Tales of Imagination, Man-eaters of Kumaon, Journey to the Centre of the Earth, The Longest Pleasure, Anna Karenina, Death on the Nile, War and Peace, The Murder of Roger Acroyd, Curtain, Harry Potter, Albert Einstein- a short biography, Frankenstein, Gone with the Wind, Jane Eyre, Sons and Lovers, Five Point Someone, Stranger: Stories by Satyajit Ray,  Mixed Blessings, I too had a love story, A Walk to remember, The Hungry Tide, My Rainbow, Love in the time of Cholera, Unaccustomed Earth.

Top 5 (in no ranking order): 

War and Peace, Harry Potter, Love in the time of Cholera, Unaccustomed Earth, A walk to remember.

Top 6 favourite authors (in no ranking order):

Agatha Christie, Edgar Allan Poe, Jhumpa Lahiri, Danielle Steel, Jules Verne, Arthur Conan Doyle

~Ritesh Agarwal


  1. Cool. I'll try and get my hands on A walk to remember now. Been a while since I read Indian authors...


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