Famous Books and their Authors for Upcoming Exams

Here we are providing you the names of some very important / famous books along with the names of their authors. These are really worth-reading books. Learning the names of these books and their writers will certainly be helpful for the examinees preparing for the upcoming exams such as SSC CGL/ CHSL/ HSSC/ UPSC/ UPSSC/ IBPS etc.

Name of the Important Books/ Authors –

Name of the Book Writer’s Name
1. Panchtantra Vishnu Sharma
2. Paradise Lost John Milton
3. The Golden Gate Vikram Seth
4. Protest of India Ved Mehta
5. The Dark Room R.K Narayan
6. The Merchant of Venice William Shakespeare
7. Romeo and Juliet W. Shakespeare
8. The Judgement Kuldeep Nair
9. The Origin of Species Charles Dickens
10. Malgudi Days R.K. Narayan
11. Discovery of India J.L. Nehru
12. My Experiment with Truth M.K. Gandhi
13. The Songs of India Sarojini Naidu
14. Mein kampf Adolf Hitler
15. Ramayana Maharishi Balmiki
16. Mahabharta Maharishi Vyasa
17. Gita Lord Krishna
18. The Second World War Winston Churchill
19. Mother India Katherine Mayo
20. Anandamath Bankim Chandra Chatterjee
21. Macbeth Shakespeare
22. My Music My Life Pt Bhim Sen Joshi
23. Train to Pakistan Khushwant Singh
24. Suitable Boy Vikram Seth
25. Gora Rabindra Nath Tagore
26. Godaan Munshi Premchand
27. Poetics Aristotle
28. The Post Office R.N. Tagore
29. Harshacharitra Banabhatta
30. Bachelor of Arts RK Narayan
31. Gita Govinda Jayadeva
32. Death of City Amrita Pritam
33. The Idea of Justice Amartya Sen
34. Ratnawali Harsha Vardhan
35. Mudra Rakshash Vishakha Dutt
36. Coolie Mulkraj Anand
37. One Life is Not Enough Natwar Singh
38. Five Points Someone Chetan Bhagat
39. One Indian Girl Chetan Bhagat
40. One Night at the Call Centre -Do-
41. My Half Girl Friend -Do-
42. Getting India Back on Track Ratan Tata
43. Indian Philosophy Dr S Radhakrishnan
44. Key to Health Gandhi
45. Ramcharit-


46. Divine Comedy Dante
47. Iliad Homer
48. Wings of Fire A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
49. Cricket My Style Tendulkar
50. Speed Post Shobhaa De
51. A House for Mr Biswas V.S. Naipaul
52. Business Speed of Thought Bill Gates
53. Unhappy India Lala Lajpat Rai
54. Hamlet Shakespeare
55. Prison Diary Jai Prakash Narayan
56. The Test of My Life Yuvraj Singh
57. My Truth Indira Gandhi
58. Essays on  the Gita Aurobindo Ghosh
59. The Tunnel Time R.K. Narayan
60. Guide R.K. Narayan
61. Collective Choice and Social Welfare Amartya Sen
62. People’s President : Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam S.M Khan
63. The Secret Diary of Kasturba Nilima Dalmia Adhar
64. Think with Me Subrata Rai (Sahara)
65. Indira Gandhi : A Life in Nature Jairam Ramesh
66. Exam Warriors published in 14 languages Narendra Modi
67. Shape the Future Stephen Hawking
68. Beyond the Lines Kuldeep Nayar
69. The Accidental Prime Minister Sanjaya Baru
70. The Mystery of Utmost Happiness Arundhati Roy
71/72. The Paradox Prime Minister/ The Great Indian Novel Shashi Tharoor
73. My Unforgettable Memories Mamta Banerjee
74. My Truth Indira Gandhi
75. India Divided Dr. Rajendra Prasad
76. The Satanic Verse Salman Rushdie
77. The Golden House Salman Rusdie
78. A Suitable Boy ( Base for Mira Nair’s Famous Movie Monsoon Wedding Vikram Seth
79. Listening, Learning and Leading Vice President Venkaiah Naidu
80. Moving On, Moving Forward – A Year in Office Vice President Venkaiah Naidu
81. The Books of Jacob Olga Toka rczuk
82. Short Letter- Long Farewell  Peter Handke
83. Emperor of Kashmir : Lalitaditya The Great Sanjay Sonawani
84. The English Teacher RK Narayan
85. The Testament Atwood ( Booker 2018 )
86. Girl, Woman, Other Evaristo ( Booker 2018 )
87. Quichotte Salman Rushdie
88. The Indian Struggle Subhash Chandra Bose
89. Hindu View of Life S. Radhakrishanan
90. Unbreakable Mary Kom
91.Do Bahnen ( Two sisters ), Kafan, Lottery, Poos ki Raat, Bade Ghar ki Beti, Ramlila, Godan


Munshi Prem Chand
The Indian Struggle Subhash Chandra Bose
Hindu View of Life S. Radhkrishnan
Unbreakable Maricom
Death  of a City Amrita Pritam
The Three Mistakes of My Life Chetan Bhagat
Two States Chetan Bhagat
The Lost Child Mulk Raj Anand
The Adventures of Toto Ruskin Bond

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Note – The Accidental Prime Minister Novel Biography has also turned into a Film. This is based on the life of Ex- Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh. His role is played by veteran actor Anupam Kher.

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