10) Atonement by Ian McEwan:
Atonement is a novel covering nearly every aspect of human life.
The story plot revolves around the two young lovers, who were conspired to break away.
The novels literal tradition is inspired from Mary Shelley’s ‘Frankenstein’.
9) The moonstone by Wilkie Collins:
Moonstone is considered to be the first modern detective novels.
8) Ulysses by James Joyce:
James Joyce and Virginia wolf developed unique “stream of consciousness” techniques in their novels. Ulysses holds the record for the longest sentence in the history of English Literature containing 4,391 words.
7) A passage to India by EM Forster:
It’s a novel covering the British colonial rule of the sub-continent. Racism being the key concept and false accusations unveiling the British oppression of the locals.
6) Tess of the D’Urbervilles by Thomas hardy:
Thomas hardy is known for his beautiful visualization of villages and nature. He looks at the nature in its original form and use his thinking to set a beautiful rural theme.
5) Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte:
A standout novel on feminism. Three Bronte Sisters really outclassed other novelist in the field of feminism and oppression faced by women in male dominated societies.
4) Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe:
The first novel in the history of English literature is Robinson Cruise.
It doesn’t need another to be read. It is a standout in its plots and themes as well
3) Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf:
The “stream of consciousness” theme novel by Virginia wolf is a masterpiece is the main character and her handling of different circumstances is what makes a reader read till the end.
2) Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte:
Another master piece of one of the three Bronte sisters. The thoughts and emotions of a poor female proposed by a wealthy male are worth reading.
1) Heart of darkness by Joseph Conrad:
A novel exposing the imperialist designs of the then world powers and the calamities associated with it.A must read in novel in the contemporary world.
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