Books and Authors GK [Important List]

By | March 7, 2022
Books and Authors GK

Books & Authors is one of the most important topics of static GK. This is one of the important subjects of General Knowledge questions that are asked in competitive exams like UPSC, SSC, RRB, Banking, etc

Here we share 149 book names with respective authors. This list of Books and Authors GK is very useful for your competitive exams.

List of Books and Authors GK

The following table enlists the major/famous books name and their authors:

No. Books Name Authors Name
01 My experiments with Truth Mahatma M.K.Gandhi
02 Far from the Madding Crowd Thomas Hardy
03 Geetanjali Rabindra Nath Tagore
04 One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovitch Alexander Solzhenitsyn
05 The Merchant of Venice William Shakespeare
06 The Moon and Sixpence Somerset Maughan
07 Pilgrim’s Progress from this world to that which is to come John Bunyan
08 A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens
09 Utopia Sir Thomas Moor
10 Origin of species charles Darwin
11 David Copperfield Charles Dickens
12 A passage to India E.M.Forster
13 Gulliver’s Travels Jonathan Swift
14 Discovery of India Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru
15 The Vicar of Wakefield Oliver Goldsmith
16 The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Edward Gibbon
17 The Lady of the Last Minstrel Sir Walter Scott
18 Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen
19 Time Machine H.G. Wells
20 Arthashastra Kautilya
21 Le Contract Social Jean Jacques Rousseau
22 Avigyan Sakuntalam Kalidas
23 Anand Math Bankimchandra Chattopadhyay
24 Mein Kampf Adolf Hitler
25 Ain-i-Akbari Abul Fazal
26 Akbar-Nama Abul Fazal
27 Shakuntala Kalidas
28 War and peace Leo Tolstoy
29 A Dangerous place D.P. Moynihan
30 Raghuvamsa Kalidas
31 Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle
32 Adventures of Tom Sawyer Mark Twain
33 Agni Veena Kazi Nasrul Islam
34 Alice in Wonderland Lewis Carrol
35 Ancient Mariner Coleridge
36 Animal Farm George Orwell
37 Anna Karenina Tolstoy
38 Antony and Cleopatra Shakespeare
39 Arms and the Man G.B.Shaw
40 Around the World in eighty days Jules Verne
41 Baburnama Babur
42 Ben Hur Lewis Wallace
43 Bhagwat Gita Ved Vyas
44 Bisarjan R.N.Tagore
45 Canterbury Tales Chaucer
46 Chitra R.N.Tagore
47 Count of Monte Cristo Alexander Dumas
48 Crime and Punishment Dostoevsky
49 Das Kapital Karl Marx
50 Divine Comedy Dante
51 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Stevenson
52 Don Quixote Cervantes
53 Dr. Zhivago Boris Pasternak
54 For whom the Bell Tolls Ernest Hemingway
55 Forsyte Saga John Galsworthy
56 Freedom at Midnight Dominique Lapierre
57 Gathering Storm Winston Churchill
58 Geet Govind Jaya Dev
59 Gora R.N. Tagore
60 Hamlet Shakespeare
61 Harshacharita Bana Bhatt
62 Hunchback of Notre Dame Victor Hugo
63 Hungry Stones R.N.Tagore
64 Illiad Homer
65 Invisible Man H.G.Wells
66 Ivanhoe Walter Scott
67 Jungle Book Rudyard Kipling
68 Kadambari Bana Bhatt
69 Kidnapped R.L.Stevenson
70 King Lear Shakespeare
71 Kumar Sambhav Kalidas
72 Last Days of Pompeii Bulwer Lytton
73 Les Miserable Victor Hugo
74 Life Divine Shri Aurobindo
75 Mahabharata Vyas
76 Man and Superman G.B.Shaw
77 Meghdut Kalidas
78 Mother Maxim Gorky
79 Odyssey Homer
80 Oliver Twist Charles Dickens
81 Othello Shakespeare
82 Panchatantra Vishnu Sharma
83 Paradise lost John Milton
84 Pickwick Papers Charles Dickens
85 Plague Albert Camus
86 The Post Office R.N.Tagore
87 Principia Issac Newton
88 Ramayana Valmiki
89 Robinson Crusoe Daniel Defoe
90 Shah Nama Firdausi
91 Shape of things to come H.G.Wells
92 Three Musketeers Alexander Dumas
93 The Tempest Shakespeare
94 Tom Sawyer Mark Twain
95 Treasure Island R.L.Stevenson
96 Ulysses James Joyce
97 Uncle Tom’s Cabin Mrs. Harriet Stowe
98 Waste Land T.S.Eliot
99 Nineteen Eighty-four George Orwell
100 Sunny Days Sunil Gavaskar
101 Faust Goethe
102 Arabian Nights Sir Richard Burton
103 The City of Joy Dominique Lapierre
104 The One Day Wonders Sunil Gavaskar
105 Silas Marner George Eliot
106 Bachelor of Arts R. K. Narayan
107 China Passage John Kenneth Galbraith
108 A Suitable Boy Vikram Seth
109 A Voice For Freedom Nayantara Saigal
110 A Week with Gandhi Louis Fisher
111 A Woman’s Life Guy de Maupassant
112 Age of Reason Jean-Paul Sartre
113 Asian Drama Gunnar Myrdal
114 The Bubble Mulk Raj Anand
115 Ben Hur Lewis Wallace
116 The Castle Franz Kalka
117 Chandalika Rabindra Nath Tagore
118 The Class Erich Byron
119 The Clown Heinrich Boll
120 Comedy of Errors William Shakespeare
121 Communist Manifesto Karl Marx
122 Confessions Jean Jacques Rousseau
123 The Court Dancer Rabindra Nath Tagore
124 Death of a City Amrita Pritam
125 Decline and Fall of the Roman Edward Gibbon Empire
126 Essays of Gita Sir Aurobindo Ghosh
127 French Revolution Thomas Carlyle
128 Ganadevata Tara Shankar Bandopadhyaya
129 Glimpses of World History Jawaharlal Nehru
130 The Godfather Mario Puzo
131 Grammar of Politics Harold T.Laski
132 Guide R.K.Narayan
133 Hindu View of Life Dr.S.Radha Krishnan
134 Hungry Stones Rabindra Nath Tagore
135 India Divided Dr. Rajendra Prasad
136 Jurassik Park Michael Crichton
137 Kidnapped Robert Louis Stevenson
138 Richard Nixon Leaders
139 Mahatma Gandhi Romain Rolland
140 The Masters C.P.Shaw
141 My Truth Indira Gandhi
142 Old Man and the Sea Ernest Hemingway
143 The Other Side of Midnight Sidney Sheldon
144 Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen
145 Shape of Things to Come H.G.Wells
146 Sons and Lovers D.H.Lawrence
147 Treasure Island R.L.Stevenson
148 Valley of Dolls Jacqueline Susann
149 Wealth of Nations Adam Smith

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