What are the best classic novels for adults?
I enjoy reading mystery books, adventure books, and books about horses.
- SpikeLv 72 months agoFavorite Answer
The Quiet American by Graham Greene
For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
East of Eden by John Steinbeck
The Manchurian Candidate by Richard Condon
Fail Safe by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne
Around the World in 80 Days by Jules Verne
The Lilies of the Field by William E Barrett
Snopes trilogy by William Faulkner( The Hamlet, The Town, The Mansion)
The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett
The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler
- Weasel McWeaselLv 72 months ago
I would consider any BEST BOOK list that did NOT include Les Miserables or Don Quixote, ........to be a complete joke.
Quite possibly two of the best books ever written.
- Anonymous2 months ago
Many experts have compiled lists of classic novels based on substantial criteria. Choose a list and pick something that appeals to you.