11 February

Chinua Achebe (b. 1930)
Things Fall Apart
Nigeria


Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875)
Fairy tales and stories
Denmark


Jane Austen (1775-1817)
Pride and Prejudice [1813]
England


Honoré de Balzac (1799-1850)
Le Père Goriot
France


Samuel Beckett (1906-1989)
Molloy , Malone Muert, L'Innommable
Ireland


Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375)
Il Decameron
Italy


Jorge Luis Borges (1899-1986)
Ficciones
Argentina


Emily Brontë (1818-1848)
Wuthering Heights
England


Albert Camus (1913-1960)
L'Étranger
France


Paul Celan (1920-1970)
Poems
Romania, France


Louis-Ferdinand Céline (1894-1961)
Voyage au Bout de la Nuit
France


Miguel de Cervantes (1547-1616)
El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha
Spain


Geoffrey Chaucer (1340-1400)
Canterbury Tales
England


Anton Chekhov
Stories
Russia


Joseph Conrad (1857-1924)
Nostromo
England


Dante Alighieri (1265–1321)
Divina Commedia
Italy


Charles Dickens (1812-1870)
Great Expectations
England


Denis Diderot (1713-1784)
Jacques le Fataliste et son Maître
France


Alfred Döblin (1878-1957)
Berlin Alexanderplatz
Germany


Fyodor Dostoevsky (1821 - 1881)
Prestupleniye i Nakazaniyne

Idiot

Bésy

Brat'ya Karamazovy
Russia


George Eliot (1819-1880)
Middlemarch
England


Ralph Ellison (1914-1994)
Invisible Man
U S A


Euripides (ca. 480-406 f.Kr.)
Medeia
Greece


William Faulkner (1897-1962)
Absalom, Absalom!

The Sound and the Fury
U S A


Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880)
Madame Bovary

L'Éducation Sentimentale
France


Federico García Lorca (1898-1936)
Romancero Gitano
Spain


Gabriel García Márquez (b. 1928)
Cien Anõs de Soledad

El Amor en los Tiempos del Cólera
Colombia


Gilgamesh (ca. 1800 f.Kr.)
Mesopotamia


Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1842)
Faust I & II
Germany


Nikolai Gogol (1809-1852)
Myortvyje Dushi
Russia


Günter Grass (b. 1927)
Die Blechtrommel
Germany


João Guimarães Rosa
Grande Sertão: Veredas
Brazil


Knut Hamsun (1859-1952)
Sult
Norway


Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961)
The Old Man and the Sea
U S A


Homer (ca. 700 f.Kr.)
Iliad

Odyssey
Greece


Henrik Ibsen (1828-1906)
A Doll's House
Norway


Book of Job (ca. 400 f.Kr.)
Israel


James Joyce (1882-1941)
Ulysses
Ireland


Franz Kafka (1883-1924)
Die Verwandlung und Andere Erzählungen

Der Process

Das Schloss
Austria


Kalidasa
Abhijñanashakuntala


Yasunari Kawabata (1899-1972)
Yama no Oto
Japan


Nikos Kazantzakis (1883-1957)
Zorba the Greek
Greece


D H Lawrence (1885-1930)
Sons and Lovers [1913]
England


Halldór Laxness (1902-1998)
Sjálfstætt Fólk
Iceland


Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837)
Poems
Italy


Doris Lessing (b. 1919)
The Golden Notebook
England


Astrid Lindgren (1907-2002)
Pippi Långstrump
Sweden


Lu Xun (1881-1936)
K'uang-jen Jih-chi
China


Mahabharata (ca. 500 f.Kr.)
India


Naguib Mahfouz (b. 1911)
Awlad Haretna
Egypt


Thomas Mann (1875-1955)
Buddenbrooks

Der Zauberberg
Germany


Herman Melville (1819-1891)
Moby-Dick
U S A


Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592)
Les Essais
France


Elsa Morante (1918-1985)
La Storia
Italy


Toni Morrison (b. 1931)
Beloved U S A


Murasaki Shikibu (ca. 978- ca. 1014)
Genji Monogatari
Japan


Robert Musil (1880-1942)
Der Mann Ohne Eigenschaften
Austria


Vladimir Nabokov (1899-1977)
Lolita 
Russia/ U S A


Njáls Saga (ca. 1300)
Iceland


George Orwell (1903-1950)
Nineteen Eighty-Four England


Ovid (43 f.Kr. - 17 e.Kr.)
Metamorphoses
Italy


Fernando Pessoa (1888-1935)
Livro do Desassossego: Composto por Bernardo Soares, Ajudante de Guarda-Livros na Cidade de Lisboa
Portugal


Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849)
The Complete Tales
U S A


Marcel Proust (1871-1922)
À la Recherche du Temps Perdu
France


François Rabelais (1495-1553)
La Vie de Gargantua et de Pantagruel
France


Juan Rulfo (1918-1986)
Pedro Páramo
Mexico


Rumi (1207-1273)
Masnavi-I Ma'navi
Iran


Salman Rushdie (b. 1947)
Midnight's Children
India/ England


Abu-Muhammad Muslih al-Din bin Abdallah Shirazi (ca. 1200 - 1292)
Bostan
Iran


Tayeb Salih (b. 1929)
Mawsim al-Higra ila ash-Shamal
Sudan


José Saramago (b. 1922)
Ensaio Sobre a Cegueira
Portugal


William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Hamlet

King Lear

Othello
England


Sophocles (496 - 406 f.Kr.)
Oidipous Tyrannos
Greece


Stendhal (1783-1842)
Le Rouge et le Noir
France


Laurence Sterne (1713-1768)
The Life and Opinions Tristam Shandy
England


Italo Svevo (1861-1928)
La Coscienza di Zeno
Italy


Jonathan Swift (1667-1745)
Gulliver's Travels
Ireland


Lev Tolstoj (1828-1910)
Voina i Mir

Anna Karenina

Smert' Ivana Ilyicha
Russia


Kitab Alf Laylah Wa-Laylah (700–1500)
India/ Iran/ Iraq/ Egypt


Mark Twain (1835-1910)
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
U S A


Valmiki (ca. 300 f.Kr.)
Rāmāyaṇa
India



Virgil (70-19 f.Kr.)
Aeneid
Italy


Walt Whitman (1819-1892)
Leaves of Grass
U S A


Virginia Woolf (1882-1941)
Mrs. Dalloway

To the Lighthouse
England


Marguerite Yourcenar (1903-1987)
Les Mémoires d'Hadrien
France