Canberra's Top 42 Most Loved Books - You Decide


Harry Hartog Bookseller Woden invites Canberra readers of all ages to help us answer the Ultimate Question of Life, the Universe, and Everything by voting for their all time favourite book.
A huge thank you to all of our wonderful customers that voted.
Congratulations to Kate Moffitt for taking home the $200 Harry Hartog gift voucher, with her vote for The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy.
Available to view and purchase in store, we are pleased to announce that Canberra's favourite books are:
42. Middlesex
41. The Gruffalo
40. Eleanor and Park
39. Catcher in the Rye
38. The Rook
37. Shantaram
36. I am Pilgrim
35. God of Small Things
34. Alice in Wonderland
33. The Help
32. Pillars of the Earth
31. Lolita
30. Jane Eyre
29. Shadow of the Wind
28. Burial Rites
27. Magician
26. Great Gatsby
25. All the Light we Cannot See
24. Percy Jackson (series)
23. WeirDo (series)
22. Jasper Jones
21. Cloudstreet
20. Diary of a Wimpy Kid (series)
19 Catch-22
18. The Bronze Horseman
17. Anne of Green Gables
16. Anna Karenina
15. Wonder
14. 1984
13. Dr Seuss (series)
12. Power of One
11. Outlander (series)
10. Song of Ice and Fire (series)
9. The Hobbit
8. Name of the Wind
7. Hunger Games (Series)
6. A Little Life
5. The Book Thief
4. Lord of the Rings
3. Pride and Prejudice
2. To Kill a Mockingbird
1. Harry Potter (series)