6. Hamlet by William Shakespeare; best books of all time number six
Hamlet is Shakespeare’s hottest, and most puzzling, play. It follows the shape of a “revenge tragedy,” during which the hero, Hamlet, seeks vengeance against his father’s murderer, his uncle Claudius, now the king of Denmark.
7. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Great Gatsby is a novel written by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald that precedes a cast of characters living within the fictional towns of West Egg and East prod prosperous Long Island within the summer of 1922.
The story mainly focuses on the young and mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and his quixotic passion and obsession with the gorgeous former debutante Daisy Buchanan. The book has been made into a movie several times. Leonardo di Caprio stars in the latest version, which is an excellent watch.