General Study on Important Books and Their Authors

General Study on Important Books and Their Authors important section for competitive exams. In different competitive exams like SSC Exam, Bank Exam, Government Exam and also UPSC Exams this section is  very important as there are so many questions to be selected from this part.

 We have also included Nobel Prize for literature,  JananpithAward  and many more for competitive exams.

 Books and authors section have been included in the part Objective General Knowledge section. 

Books and  Authors Part has been  arranged  Alphabetically for easy search with the Names of  Famous Books And their Authors 

Famous Books Starting with With their  Authors Names

Names of BooksNames of Authors
MacbethWilliam Shakespeare
Magic MountainThomas Mann
Mahatma Gandhi and his ApostlesVed Mehta
Mahatma GandhiRomain Rolland
Main StreetSinclair Lewis
Major BarbaraGeorge Bernard Shaw
Man and SupermanGeorge Barnard Shaw
Man of DestinyGeorge Bernard Shaw
Man of PropertyJohn Galsworthy
Man, Beast and VirtueLuigi Pirandello
Man-eaters of KumaonJim Corbett
Managing for the FuturePeter F Drucker
Managing for ResultsPeter F Drucker
Manking and Mother EarthArnold Toynkee
Many WorldsKPS Menon
Marriage and MoralsBertrand Russel
MauriceEM Forster
Mayor of CasterbridgeThomas Hardy
Main KampfAdolf Hitler
Memories of HopeGen. Charles de Gaulle
Middle MarchGeorge Eliot
Midnight in the Garden of Good and EvilJohn Berendt
Midnight’s ChildrenSalman Rushdie
Mill on the FlossGeorge Eliot
Moby DickHermann Melville
MoonwalkMichael Jackson
Mother IndiaKatherine Mayo
MotherMaxim Gorky
Mrs. De WinterSusan Hill
Much Ado About NothingWilliam Shakespear
Murder in the CathedralTS Eliot
My DaysRK Narayan
My IndiaS Nihal Singh
My Life and TimesVV Giri
My Music, My LifePt Ravi Shankar
My Own BoswellM Hidayatullah
My Presidential YearsR Venkatraman
My Son’s FatherDom Moraes
My StrugglesEK Nayanar
My TruthIndira Gandhi

Important  Books Starting with    and    Authors 

Names of BooksNames of Authors
NanaEmile Zola
Never at HomeDom Moraes
New Dimensions of India’s Foreign PolicyAtal Behari Vajpayee
Nineteen Eighty FourGeorge Orwell
NisheethShankar Joshi
No Full Stops in IndiaMark Tully

Famous   Books Starting with    and    Authors

Names of BooksNames of Authors
O’ Jerusalem  LapierreLarryCollins & Dominique
OdakkuzhalG Shankara Kurup
Of Human BondageW Somerset Maugham
Oliver TwistCharles Dickens
Oliver’s StoryErich Segal
On the Threshold of HopePope John Paul
One day in the Life of Ivan DenisovichAlexander Solzhenitsyn
One Hundred Years of SolitudeGabriel Garcia Marquez
One World and IndiaArnold Toynbee
One WorldWendell Wikie
Operation Bluestar- The True StoryLI Gen. KS Brar
Operation ShylockPhilip Roth
Oru Desathinte KatheSK Pottekkatt
OthelloWilliam Shakespeare
Our Films Their FilmsSatyajit Ray

 Books  And Authors  Starting with    

Names of BooksNames of Authors
Paddy Clark, Ha Ha HaRodney Doyle
Painter of SignsRK Narayan
Pakistan Cut to SizeDR Mankekar
Pakistan-The Gathering StormBenazier Bhutto
Pale Blue DotGarl Sagan
PanchatantraVishnu Sharma
Paradise LostJohn Milton
Pather PanchaliBibhuti Bhushan
Peter PanJM Barrie
Pleading GuiltyScott Turow
Portrait of IndiaVed Mehta
Post OfficeRabindra Nath Tagore
Prathama PratishrutiAshapurna Devi
PreludeWilliam Wordsworth
PreoccupationsSeamus Heaney
Preparing for the Twentieth CenturyPaul Kennedy
Price of Power:Seymour M Hersh
Kissinger in the Nixon White House Pride and PrejudiceJane Austen
Primary ColorsAnonymous
PrinceNiccolo Machiavelli
Principia MathematicaBertrend Russell
Prison DiaryJayaprakash Narayan
PrizesEric Segal
PygmalionGeorge Bernard Shaw

Famous Books Starting with R  With their  Authors Names

Names of BooksNames of Authors
Rabbit, RunJohn Updike
RangbhoomiPrem Chand
Rape of BangladeshAnthony Mascarenhas
Ravan & EddleKiran Nagarkar
Rebel, TheAlert Camus
RebirthLeonid Brezhnev
Red Badge of CourageStephen Crane
Red Earth and Pouring RainVikram Chandra
Red Star Over ChinaEdgar Show
Reflections on the French RevolutionEdmund Burke
Remembering BabylonDavid Malouf
Rendezvous with RamaArthur C Clark
Revolution from WithinGloria Steinem
Riding the StormHarold MacMillan
Rise and Fall of the Third ReichWilliam L Shirer
Robinson CrusoeDaniel Defoe
Romeo and JulietWilliam Shakespeare
Room at the TopJohn Braine
Rubaiyat-i-Omar KhayyamEdward Fitzgerald
Runaway JuryJohn Grisham

Important  Books Starting with S   and    Authors 

Names of BooksNames of Authors
SaketMaithili Sharan Gupta
SanctuaryWilliam Faulkner
Scam, The: Who Won, Who Lost, Who Got AwayDebashis Basu and Sucheta Dalal
Scarlet LetterNathaniel Hawthorne
Seven Lamps of ArchitectureJohn Ruskin
Seven SummersMulk Raj Anand
Shadow from LadakhBhabani Bhattacharya
Shape of Things to ComeHG Wells
She Stoops to ConquerOliver Goldsmith
SiddhartaHermann Hess
Six Characters in Search of an AuthorLugi Pirandello
Slaughter House FiveKurt Vanuegut
Bnow CountryYasunari Kawabata
Sohrab and RustamMathew Arnold
Sons and LoversDH Lawrence
Sophie’s ChoiceWilliem Styron
Stopping by WoodsRobert Frost
Story of My LifeMoshe Dayan
Strangers and BrothersCP Snow
StriteJohn Galsworthy
Sun StoneOctavio Paz
Bunny DaysSunil Gavaskar
Swami and FriendsRK Narayan

   Books  And Authors Starting with  T

Names of BooksNames of Authors
TalismanSir Walter Scott
Tarzan of the ApesEdgar Rice Burroughs
TempestWilliam Shakespeare
Tenth InsightJames Redfield
Thank You, JeevesPG Wodehouse
The Adventures of Sherlock HolmnesArthur Conan Doyle
The Affluent SocietyJohn Kenneth Galbraith
The Age of ReasonJean Paul Sartre
The AgendaBob Woodward
The Agony and the EcstasyElia Kazan
The Banayan T169Hugh Tinker
The Best and the BrightestDavid Halberstam
The Big FishermanLloyd Douglas
The Bride’s Book of BeautyMulk Raj Anand
The Bridges of Madison Countryy RJ Waller
The Cancer WardAlexander Solzhenitsyn
The Canterbury TalesGeoffrey Chaucer
The Captive of the CaucasusAlexander Pushkin
The CardinalHenry Morton Robinson
The CastleFranz Kafka
The Changing World of the ExecutivePeter Drucker
The ClassErich Segal
The ClownHeinrich Boll
The Confessions of an Opium EaterThomas Dequincey
The CoupJohn Updike
The Court DancerRabindra Nath Tagore
The Dark RoomRK Narayan
The Degeneration of IndiaTN Seshan
The End of a Beautiful EraJoseph Brodsky
The End of History and the Last ManFrancis Fukuyama
The Executioner’s SongNorman Mailer
The Eye of ths StormPatrick White
The Far PavilioneMM Kaya
The Faraway MusicSvetlana Allilueva
The Fifth HorsemanLarry Collins and Dominique Laplerre
The Final JudgementRichard N Patterson
The Fire Next TimeJames Baldwin
The FlounderGunter Grass
The Forbidden SeaTara Ali Baig
The Fourth EstateJeffrey Archev
The French Lieutenant’s WomanJohn Fowles
The God of Small ThingsArundhati Roy
The GodfatherMario Puzo:
The Golden GateVikam Seth
The Grapes and the WindPablo Neruda
The Grapes of WrathJohn Steinbeck
The Great ChallengeLouis Fischer
The Great Indian NovelSashi Tharoor
The Green KnightIris Murdoch
The Horse WhispererNicholas Evans
The Hot ZoneRichard Prelurid
The House of the SpiritsIsabel Allende
The Humboldt GiftSaul Bellow
The IdiotFeodor Dostoyevsky
The Importance of Being EarnestOscar Wilde
The InterpretersWole Soyinka
The JokeMilan Kundera
The JudgeSteve Martini
The JudgementKuldip Nayar
The JurorGeorge Davis Green
The Keeper of the KeysMilan Kundera
The Legends of KhasakOV Vijayan
The Lost WorldMichael Crichton
The Making of a Midsummer Night’s DreamDavid Selbourne
The MandarinSimon de Beauvoir
The MastersCP Snow
The Men Who Killed GandhiManohar Malgonkar
The Merchant of VeniceWilliam Shakespeare
The Middle GroundMargaret Drabble
The MiserMoliere
The Moon and SixpenceW Somerset Maugham
The Moor’s Last SighSalman Rushdie
The Night ManagerCarre, John le
The Old Man and the SeaErnest Hemingway
The Origin of SpeciesCharles Darwin
The Other Side of MidnightSidney Sheldon
The Painted VeilW Somerset Maugham
The Pickwick PapersCharles Dickens
The Pilgrim’s ProgressJohn Bunyan
The Power and the GloryGraham Greene
The Power of Positive ThankingNorman Vincent Peale
The Power That BeDavid Halberstam
The Private Life of Chairman Mao2o Dr Li Zhisui
The R DocumentIrving Wallace
The Rain KingSaul Bellow
The Rape of the LockAlexander Pope
The Red and BlackStendhal
The Return of the NativeThomas Hardy
The Rights of ManThomas Paine
The Road AheadBill Gates
The RobeLloyd C Douglas
The RootsAlex Haley
The Runaway JuryJohn Grisham
The Satanic VersesSalman Rushidie
The Scorpio IllusionRobert Ludlum
The Second World WarWinston Churchill
The Seven Spiritual Laws of SuccessDeepak Chopra
The Shoes of the FishermanMorris L West
The Social ContractRousseau
The Songs of IndiaSarojini Naidu
The Sound and the FuryWilliam Faulkner
The Spirit of the AgeWilliam Hazlitt
The Story of My Experiments with TruthMahatma Gandhi
The Strange and Sublime AddressAmit Chaudhuri
The Struggle and the TriumphLech Walesa
The Struggle in My LifeNelson Mandela
The Sword and the SickleMulk Raj Anand
The Third WaveAlvin Tofler
The Total ZoneMartina Navratilova
The Tree of ManPatrick White
The TrialFranz Kafka
The Trotter-NamaAllan Sealy
The Vendor of SweetsRK Narayan
The Vicer of WakefieldOliver Goldsmith
The VictimSaul Bellow
The Volcano LoverSusan Sontag
The Waste LandTS Eliot
The Way of all FleshSamuel Butler
The Way of the WizardDeepak Chopra
The Wealth of NationsAdam Smith
The Whiz KidsJohn Byrne
The World According to GrapJohn Irving
Theory of WarJohn Brady
Things Fall ApartChinua Achebe
Thirteenth Sun, TheAmrita Pritam
Thorn BirdsColleen McCullough
Thousand CranesYasunari Kawabata
Thus Spake ZarathustraFriedrich Wihelm Nietzche
Time MachineHG Wells
Tin DrumGunther Grass
Tinker, Tailor SoldierJohn Le-Carre
Tom JonesHenry Fielding
Treasure IslandRobert Louis Stevenson
TrinityLeon Uris
Tropic of CancerHenry Miller
Tryst with DestinyS Gopalan
Twelfth NightWilliam Shakespeare
Two Leaves and a BudMulk Raj Anand

Famous Books Starting with With their  Authors Names 

Names of BooksNames of Authors
UlyssesJames Joyce
Uncle Tom’s CabinHarriet Beecher Stowe
Unto The LastJohn Ruskin
Untold StoryGeneral BM Kaul
UtopiaThomas More

Important  Books Starting with    and    Authors 

Names of BooksNames of Authors
Valley of DollsJacqueline Susann
Vanity FairWilliam Thackeray
Very Old BonesWilliam Kennedy
Video Nights in KathmanduPico lyer

   Books  And Authors Starting with  W

Names of BooksNames of Authors
Waiting for GodotSamuel Becket
Wake Up IndiaAnnie Besant
War and PeaceLeo Tolstoy
We the Nation, The Lost DecadesNA Palkhiwala
Westward HoCharles Kingsley
Witness to an EraFrank Moraes
World Within WorldsStephen Spender
Wuthering HeightsEmily Bronte

  Famous Books  And Authors Starting with Y

Names of BooksNames of Authors
YayatiVS Khandekar
Year of the UpheavalHenry Kissinger
Yesterday and TodayKPS Menon

Important  Books Starting with Z   and    Authors

Names of BooksNames of Authors
Zlata’s Diary-A Child’s Life in SarajevoZlate Filipovic
Zulfi, My friendPiloo Mody