The novels near the top are brilliant, anything with a 7 or above you should read – trust me! Some alleged classics were so poor I couldn’t finish them, so they get a zero rank. The Author column is in family name, first name order. If the initial view of the spreadsheet is a bit small, just click on the scribd panel icon that looks like a rectangle with a black corner -or simply download it. Obviously, any remarks are my personal opinion and due to space constraints are more terse than I would like. If you have read any of the books, please do let me know what you thought.