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Y'all, The Great American Read on PBS just put out their ~definitive list~ of America's 100 most-loved books.
1984 by George OrwellA Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy TooleA Prayer for Owen Meany by John IrvingA Separate Peace by John KnowlesA Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty SmithThe Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark TwainThe Alchemist by Paulo CoelhoAlex Cross Mysteries (Series) by James PattersonAlice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis CarrollAmericanah by Chimamanda Ngozi AdichieAnd Then There Were None by Agatha ChristieAnne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud MontgomeryAnother Country by James BaldwinAtlas Shrugged by Ayn RandBeloved by Toni MorrisonBless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo AnayaThe Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot DíazThe Call of the Wild by Jack LondonCatch-22 by Joseph HellerThe Catcher in the Rye by J.D. SalingerCharlotte's Web by E. B. WhiteThe Chronicles of Narnia (Series) by C.S. LewisThe Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M. AuelThe Coldest Winter Ever by Sister SouljahThe Color Purple by Alice WalkerThe Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre DumasCrime and Punishment by Fyodor DostoyevskyThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark HaddonThe Da Vinci Code by Dan BrownDon Quixote by Miguel de CervantesDoña Bárbára by Rómulo GallegosDune by Frank HerbertFifty Shades of Grey (Series) by E.L. JamesFlowers in the Attic by V.C. AndrewsFoundation (Series) by Isaac AsimovFrankenstein by Mary ShelleyGame of Thrones (Series) by George R. R. MartinGhost by Jason ReynoldsGilead by Marilynne RobinsonThe Giver by Lois LowryThe Godfather by Mario PuzoGone Girl by Gillian FlynnGone with the Wind by Margaret MitchellThe Grapes of Wrath by John SteinbeckGreat Expectations by Charles DickensThe Great Gatsby by F. Scott FitzgeraldGulliver's Travels by Jonathan SwiftThe Handmaid's Tale by Margaret AtwoodHarry Potter (Series) by J.K. RowlingHatchet (Series) by Gary PaulsenHeart of Darkness by Joseph ConradThe Help by Kathryn StockettThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsThe Hunger Games (Series) by Suzanne CollinsThe Hunt for Red October by Tom ClancyThe Intuitionist by Colson WhiteheadInvisible Man by Ralph EllisonJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëThe Joy Luck Club by Amy TanJurassic Park by Michael CrichtonLeft Behind (Series) by Tim LaHaye / Jerry B. JenkinsThe Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-ExupéryLittle Women by Louisa May AlcottLonesome Dove by Larry McMurtryLooking for Alaska by John GreenThe Lord of the Rings (Series) by J.R.R. TolkienThe Lovely Bones by Alice SeboldThe Martian by Andy WeirMemoirs of a Geisha by Arthur GoldenMind Invaders by Dave HuntMoby-Dick by Herman MelvilleThe Notebook by Nicholas SparksOne Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García MárquezOutlander (Series) by Diana GabaldonThe Outsiders by S. E. HintonThe Picture of Dorian Grey by Oscar WildeThe Pilgrim's Progress by John BunyanThe Pillars of the Earth by Ken FollettPride and Prejudice by Jane AustenReady Player One by Ernest ClineRebecca by Daphne du MaurierThe Shack by William P. YoungSiddhartha by Hermann HesseThe Sirens of Titan by Kurt VonnegutThe Stand by Stephen KingThe Sun Also Rises by Ernest HemingwaySwan Song by Robert R. McCammonTales of the City (Series) by Armistead MaupinTheir Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale HurstonThings Fall Apart by Chinua AchebeThis Present Darkness by Frank E. PerettiTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeThe Twilight Saga (Series) by Stephenie MeyerWar and Peace by Leo TolstoyWatchers by Dean KoontzThe Wheel of Time (Series) by Robert Jordan / Brandon SandersonWhere the Red Fern Grows by Wilson RawlsWhite Teeth by Zadie SmithWuthering Heights by Emily Brontë