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.

48694. La Dormeuse de Naples

Adrien Goetz

La Dormeuse de Naples is a novel by French author Adrien Goetz which is not yet translated into English. It takes place in the early 19th century and revolves around an unknown, rumored painting by Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres. It won the Prix des Deux Magots and the Roger …

48705. Democracy in America

Alexis de Tocqueville

De la démocratie en Amérique is a classic French text by Alexis de Tocqueville. Its title translates as Of Democracy in America, but English translations are usually titled simply Democracy in America. In the book, Tocqueville examines the democratic revolution that he believed …

48787. The Count of Monte Cristo

Aleksander Dumas

The Count of Monte Cristo is an adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas completed in 1844. It is one of the author's most popular works, along with The Three Musketeers. Like many of his novels, it is expanded from plot outlines suggested by his collaborating …

48799. Les Fleurs du mal

Baudelaire/R. Scholten

This volume includes a new translation of Les fleurs du mal by Charles Baudelaire 1921 1967 often considered to be France s foremost poet and the first modern one Flowers of Evil was Baudelaire s major work he worked on it all his adult life until aphasia robbed him of the use …



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