1900 – 1949

Currently read: 38/50

1900 – Claudine at School, Colette

1901 – The Making of a Marchioness, Frances Hodgson Burnett (Persephone)

1902 – Anna of the Five Towns, Arnold Bennett

1903 – The Call of the Wild, Jack London

1904 – The Tale of Benjamin Bunny, Beatrix Potter / A Dog’s Tale, Mark Twain

1905 – The Scarlet Pimpernel, Emmuska Orczy

1906 – Fanny J. Crosby: Memories of Eighty Years, Fanny J. Crosby

1907 – The Shepherd of the Hills, Harold Bell Wright

1908 – A Room with a View, E.M.Forster

1909 – The Wind in the Willows, Kenneth Grahame

1910 – The Secret Garden, Frances Hodgson Burnett

1911 – Ethan Frome, Edith Wharton

1912 – Daddy-Long-Legs, Jean Webster

1913 – A Lady and Her Husband, Amber Reeves (Persephone)

1914 – The Man Upstairs, P.G. Wodehouse

1915 – The Metamorphosis, Franz Kafka

1916 – The Family, Elinor Mordaunt

1917 – Parnassus on Wheels, Christopher Morley

1918 – My Antonia, Willa Cather

1919 – The Moon and Sixpence, W. Somerset Maugham

1920 – Queen Lucia, E.F. Benson

1921 – Alice Adams, Booth Tarkington

1922 – The Velveteen Rabbit, Margery Williams / The Lark, E. Nesbit

1923 – Emily of New Moon, L.M. Montgomery

1924 – The Home-Maker, Dorothy Canfield Fisher

1925 – The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald / Greenery Street, Denis Mackail

1926 – These Old Shades, Georgette Heyer

1927 – The Bridge of San Luis Rey, Thornton Wilder

1928 – All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque

1929 – Grand Hotel, Vicki Baum

1930 –Diary of a Provincial Lady, EM Delafield / Not So Quiet…, Helen Zenna Smith

1931 – All Passion Spent, Vita Sackville-West / The Country Child, Alison Uttley / The Fortnight in September, R.C. Sherriff

1932 – Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons

1933 – Frost in May, Antonia White / High Rising, Angela Thirkell

1934 – A Pin to see the Peep Show, F. Tennyson Jesse / Rumour of Heaven, Beatrix Lehmann / Trooper to the Southern Cross, Angela Thirkell

1935 – Good-Bye Mr Chips, James Hilton

1936 – South Riding, Winifred Holtby / Gone with the Wind, Margaret Mitchell

1937 – Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck / The Hobbit, J.R.R. Tolkien

1938 – Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day, Winifred Watson

1939 – And Then There Were None, Agatha Christie / How Green was my Valley, Richard Llewellyn

1940 – Mariana, Monica Dickens / Bewildering Cares, Winifred Peck

1941 – The Snow Goose, Paul Gallico

1942 – The Little Grey Men, B.B.

1943 – A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, Betty Smith

1944 – Brideshead Revisited, Evelyn Waugh

1945 – The Pursuit of Love, Nancy Mitford

1946 – The Little White Horse, Elizabeth Goudge

1947 – Moondrop to Gascony, Anne Marie Walters

1948 – I Capture the Castle, Dodie Smith

1949 – Little Boy Lost, Marghanita Laski

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