Top influential books under 100 pages

  1. Animal Farm by George Orwell


  2. The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry


  3. The Prince by Niccolò Machiavelli


  4. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka


  5. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens


  6. Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse


  7. The Art of War by Sun Tzu


  8. The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway


  9. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck


  10. Candide by Voltaire


  11. Notes from the Underground by Fyodor Dostoyevsky


  12. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad


  13. The Time Machine by H.G. Wells


  14. The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson


  15. Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu


  16. The Death of Ivan Ilych by Leo Tolstoy


  17. On the Duty of Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau


  18. A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen


  19. Utopia by Thomas More


  20. The Fall by Albert Camus


  21. Discourse on Method by René Descartes


  22. Anthem by Ayn Rand


  23. Utilitarianism by John Stuart Mill


  24. In Praise of Folly by Erasmus


  25. Four Quartets by T.S. Eliot


  26. Self-Reliance by Ralph Waldo Emerson


  27. The Law by Frédéric Bastiat


  28. Civilization and Its Discontents by Sigmund Freud


  29. Discourse on the Origin of Inequality by Jean-Jacques Rousseau


  30. Billy Budd, Sailor by Herman Melville


  31. This Is Water: Some Thoughts, Delivered on a Significant Occasion, about Living a Compassionate Life by David Foster Wallace