I guessed number one. And number ten surprised me. And number nine I never heard of. And - you know - I'll take some grains of salt with some omissions. But over all, when you factor in that the vast per centage of readers have lived in the last hundred years, I find this interesting. Not that I plan to dash out and buy them all.
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10 Most Read Books In The World
by James Chapman
Do You Know Which Are The Most Read Books In The World?
All of us love to read a good book, but could you name the 10 most read books in the world? Over the last half century hundreds of thousands of books have been produced, but only a select few have become the most popular and most read books in the world. Here you will discover some of the greatest pieces of literary work by highly talented authors.
This is a list of the 10 most read books in the world over the last fifty years. The figures show the number of books printed and sold but does not take into account multiple readings of the same book.
There are a few book titles that have had more copies printed than some of these books, but a vast number of those books were not sold, which of course means that they did not get read.
Most Read Books Review My name is James Chapman, I am your host at A Passion For Writing and I have compiled this list of the 10 Most Read Books In The World after completing a long project of research to establish exactly which are the most read books in the world.
Over many years I have been a writer and avid reader of books, so it gave me great pleasure to undertake this task of the most read books review.
You will find in this list a varied array of subject matter, covering a considerable number of years of some truly talented author's work.
Some of the authors are no longer with us, but the majority are still producing their masterpieces for our ongoing delight.
In this modern fast paced world that we all now live in it is good to see that the enjoyment of reading is still firmly a part of our everyday activities.
Browse through the most read books review and if there are any books that you have not read, but would like to, just click.
Then you can sit back in a comfortable chair with a full glass and do your own personal review of some wonderful literature.
Enjoy your reading.
Important! Number Ten Most Read Book Diary of Anne Frank - 27 Million Copies
Diary of Anne Frank By Anne Frank The Diary of a Young Girl is the English version book that is based on the writings from a diary, which was written by Anne Frank while she was in hiding for two years with her family during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. The book is now considered one of the key texts of the twentieth century. The Diary of a Young Girl (Everyman's Library (Cloth))
by: Anne Frank
by: Anne Frank
by: newly adapted by Wendy Kesselman Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett