The most popular books in English.

What books are currently the most popular and which are the all time classics? Here we present you with a mixture of those two criteria. We update this list once a month.

41601. Efraim's Book

Alfred Andersch

The Efraim of the title is journalist George Efraim, who travels to his native Berlin to investigate the disappearance of a woman during World War II. His search for her eventually becomes a journey through his own past.

41602. In the Jungle of Cities

Bertolt Brecht

In the Jungle of Cities is a play by the German modernist playwright Bertolt Brecht. Written between 1921 and 1924, it received its first theatrical production under the title Im Dickicht at the Residenztheater in Munich, opening on 9 May 1923. This production was directed by …

41684. The Holy Bullet

Luís Miguel Rocha

Deep in the Vatican's inner sanctum lies a dark and terrifying secret . . . a secret that has been concealed for decades, and one that its keepers will stop at nothing to protect. In 1978 Pope John Paul I dies in mysterious circumstances. His successor, John Paul II, emerges …

41744. Viața ca o pradă

Marin Preda

Viaţa ca o pradă is a 1977 novel by Romanian author Marin Preda.

41758. Viaţa începe vineri

Ioana Pârvulescu

Viaţa începe vineri is a book written by Ioana Pârvulescu.

41763. Éramos Seis

Maria José Dupré

Éramos Seis is a 1943 Brazilian novel by Maria José Dupré about a struggling middle-class family in São Paulo. Praised by writer and critic Monteiro Lobato, it became a best-selling novel and was awarded the Raul Pompeia Prize for best work of 1943 by the Brazilian Academy of …

41766. La Medeleni

Ionel Teodoreanu

La Medeleni is a novel written by Ionel Teodoreanu.

41770. Vidas Secas

Graciliano

Vidas Secas is a novel by twentieth-century Brazilian writer Graciliano Ramos, written in 1938. It tells the cyclical story of a family of five: Fabiano, the father; Sinhá Vitória, the mother; two sons and their dog called Baleia in the poverty stricken and arid Brazilian …

41782. Ubirajara

José de Alencar

Ubirajara is one of the indigenous novels by José de Alencar. It was first published in 1874. This name means lord of spear or lancer in English, from ubira - spear, e jara - lord; it accorded José de Alencar. "Ubirajara" A Legend Of The Tupy Indians by Jose De Alencar was …

41800. Perfect Days: A Novel

Raphael Montes

A twisted young medical student kidnaps the girl of his dreams and embarks on a dark and delirious road trip across Brazil in the English-language debut of Brazil's most celebrated young crime writer. Teo Avelar is a loner. He lives with his paraplegic mother and her dog in Rio …



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