Books You Absolutely Must Read Before Finishing College 

In the world of  digital age, where everything is online and on screens, people have started to forget what it feels like to be able to read through a book. They don’t even remember what it was like to begin with. The smell of new books, the aroma of old pages, finding a dried flower or a leaf in an old book, turning the pages to read what comes next, etc., are the types of feelings that can only be felt through books. They don’t even have any distracting ads or other messages to irritate you while reading.

If you feel like wanting to read a book and are in need of a recommendation, here is an extensive list of must read books.


  1. The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
  2. The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin
  3. The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
  4. Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (George Smiley Series) by John le Carré
  5. The Watsons Go to Birmingham by Christopher Paul Curtis
  6. Address Unknown by Kathrine Kressmann Taylor
  7. Life Of Pi by Yann Martel
  8. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou


  1. The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank 
  2. I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai
  3. Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda
  4. The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Malcolm
  5. This is Going to Hurt
  6. by Adam Kay
  7. Becoming by Michelle Obama
  8. Comes Again by Howard Stern 
  9. Nellie Melba: A Biography
  10. After Life: My Journey from Incarceration to Freedom by Alice Marie Johnson
  11. A Short Biography by Miles Franklin


  1. Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes
  2. Am I There Yet?: The Loop-de-Loop, Zigzagging Journey to Adulthood by Mari Andrew
  3. You Do You by Sarah Knight
  4. You Are a Badass: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and Start Living an Awesome Life by Jen Sincero
  5. The 5 Second Rule by Mel Robbins
  6. The Alchemist by Paul Coelho
  7. The Art of Happiness by the Dalai Lama and Howard C. Cutler
  8. Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living by Krista Tippett
  9. Educated by Tara Westover
  10. The Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh


  1. Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini
  2. Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela
  3. How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
  4. The Body Keeps the Score: Brain, Mind, and Body in the Healing of Trauma by Bessel van der Kolk M.D.
  5. The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg
  6. A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking
  7. A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
  8. Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson
  9. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
  10. Uncanny Valley by Anna Wiener


  1. The Sky Runs Right Through Us by Reneé Pettitt-Schipp
  2. Paradise Lost by John Milton
  3. In the Room with the She Wolf by Jelena Dinić 
  4. The Wild Fox of Yemen by Threa Almontaser
  5. Collected Prose Poems by Gary Catalano
  6. Topsy-Turvy by Charles Bernstein
  7. How to Read a Poem and Fall in Love with Poetry by Edward Hirsch
  8. Pillow Thoughts by Courtney Peppernell
  9. The Anthology of Really Important Modern Poetry by Kathryn and Ross Petras
  10. A Passing Bell: Ghazals for Tina by Paul Kane


  1. Not A Penny More, Not A Penny Less by Jeffrey Archer
  2. Apples Never Fall by Liane Moriarty
  3. Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood
  4. The Night the Rich Men Burned by Malcolm Mackay
  5. Black Wings Has My Angel by Elliott Chaze
  6. The Unquiet Dead by Ausma Zehanat Khan
  7. The Games by James Patterson
  8. Behind Her Eyes by Sarah Pinborough
  9. Dangerous Deception at Honeychurch Hall by Hannah Dennison
  10. The Silence Of The Lambs by Thomas Harris


  1. 1984 by George Orwell
  2.  The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
  3. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  4. The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
  5. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  6. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  7. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  8. Animal Farm by George Orwell
  9. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
  10. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  11. Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

If you were not sure before, you most definitely are now, that there are books for every mood. If you’re feeling brave, read a thriller; on sad days, read poetry; on days of despair, read inspirational books; and so on.And the best part is according to the experts in assignment writing servicesthese books will help you improve your drafting style too.

So pick up a book from the above mentioned list and start reading.

Author’s Bio:Percy Nelson is a librarian who has been managing libraries all over Australia. He has a keen interest in reading and organizing. He has been working with Global Assignment Help as a freelancer for quite some time now. He has an eye for finding the best read for anyone. He gives students the best tips gathered from assignment writing services in Australia. In his free time, he likes to bake cupcakes for his family.

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