|1||Da Vinci Code,The||Crime, Thriller & Adventure|
|2||Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows||Children’s Fiction|
|3||Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone||Children’s Fiction|
|4||Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix||Children’s Fiction|
The most read book in the world is the Bible. Writer James Chapman created a list of the most read books in the world based on the number of copies each book sold over the last 50 years. He found that the Bible far outsold any other book, with a whopping 3.9 billion copies sold over the last 50 years.Dec 27, 2012
the Holy Quran
The second most read book in the world is the Holy Quran. As per survey the Quran is not only most read book of the Islamic world, but it also the most recited book of all time.
To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
As you enter the world of this novel, you will learn about different kinds of people. With so many emotions to experience through the book, ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ should be on your list of the best beginner reading books for adults.
Having sold more than 500 million copies worldwide, Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling is the best-selling book series in history. The first novel in the series, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, has sold in excess of 120 million copies, making it one of the best-selling books of all time.
|Author||Min. estimated sales||Number of books|
|William Shakespeare||2 billion||42|
|Agatha Christie||2 billion||85|
|Barbara Cartland||500 million||723|
|Danielle Steel||500 million||179|
James Patterson is the world’s highest-paid author by a wide margin, and has been the world’s best-selling author since 2001. He has sold more than 350 million books worldwide, and is most famous for the “Alex Cross” crime novel series.
|1||Dog Man: Mothering Heights||3/23/2021|
|3||The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse||10/22/2019|
|4||Oh, the Places You’ll Go!||1/22/1990|
RESETTING THE CLOCK: What current best seller has been on the list the longest? At 287 weeks, the winner is “Percy Jackson & the Olympians,” by Rick Riordan, which you’ll find on the children’s series list at No.
So far, reading looks pretty good compared to television. Reading calms the nerves, increases language and reasoning, and can even keep you mentally alert as you age. TV, on the other hand, has the opposite effect. … On the other hand, reading books together increased the amount and level of communication.
Gabriel García Márquez, 1982. … The novel won many awards for Márquez, leading the way to his eventual honor of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1982 for his entire body of work, of which One Hundred Years of Solitude is often lauded as his most triumphant.
|Word Count||Slow (125 wpm)||Average (300 wpm)|
|1 pages||4 minutes||1.7 minutes|
|2 pages||8 minutes||3.3 minutes|
|3 pages||12 minutes||5.0 minutes|
|4 pages||16 minutes||6.7 minutes|
The world’s first known author is widely considered to be Enheduanna, a woman who lived in the 23rd century BCE in ancient Mesopotamia (approximately 2285-2250 BCE).
These books are labeled “Level 1” or higher on the cover. A Level 1 book is generally for ages 3 to 6, and a Level 2 book is usually good for ages 4 to 8. Is the vocabulary appropriate? Your child’s books should contain simple vocabulary words that are repeated in the story.
Reading doesn’t need to take up all of your time. The most effective way to read more is to start with 25 pages a day. Twenty five pages a day is almost 10,000 pages a year. The number of pages you read is not as important as the fact that you’re enjoying it.
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