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All Time bestselling books

More than 100 million copies

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TITLE AUTHOR LANGUAGE PUBLISHED APPROX SALES
Don Quixote Miguel de Cervantes Spanish 1612 500 million
A Tale of Two Cities Charles Dickens English 1859 200 million
The Alchemist Paulo Coelho Portuguese 1988 150 million
The Little Prince Antoine de Saint-Exupery French 1943 140 million
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone J.K. Rowling English 1997 107 million
The Hobbit J. R. R. Tolkien English 1937 100 million
And Then There Were None Agatha Christie English 1939 100 million
Dream of the Red Chamber Cao Xueqin Chinese 1754-1791 100 million
Alice in Wonderland Lewis Carroll English 1865 100 million

Between 50 million and 100 million copies

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TITLE AUTHOR LANGUAGE PUBLISHED APPROX SALES
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe C. S. Lewis English 1950 85 million
She: A History of Adventure H. Rider Haggard English 1887 83 million
The Da Vinci Code Dan Brown English 2003 80 million
Think and Grow Rich Napoleon Hill English 1937 70 million
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince J. K. Rowling English 2005 65 million
The Catcher in the Rye J. D. Salinger English 1951 63 million
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle English 1887 60 million
20,000 Leagues under the Sea Jules Verne French 1870 60 million
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets J. K. Rowling English 1998 60 million
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban J. K. Rowling English 1998 55 million
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire J. K. Rowling English 2000 55 million
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix J. K. Rowling English 2003 55 million
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows J. K. Rowling English 2007 50 million
One Hundred Years of Solitude Gabriel Garcia Marquez Spanish 1967 50 million
Lolita Vladimir Nabokov English 1955 50 million
Heidi's Years of Learning and Travel Johanna Spyri German 1880 50 million
The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care Dr. Benjamin Spock English 1946 50 million
Anne of Green Gables Lucy Maud Montgomery English 1908 50 million
Black Beauty Anna Sewell English 1877 50 million
The Name of the Rose Umberto Eco Italian 1980 50 million
The Eagle Has Landed Jack Higgins English 1975 50 million
Watership Down Richard Adams English 1972 50 million
The Hite Report Shere Hite English 1976 50 million
Charlotte's Web E.B. White & illustrated by Garth Williams English 1952 50 million
The Ginger Man J. P. Donleavy English 1955 50 million
The Bridges of Madison County Robert James Waller English 1992 50 million
Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ Lew Wallace English 1880 50 million
The Mark of Zorro Johnston McCulley English 1924 50 million

Between 30 million and 50 million copies

Data Source: wikipedia.org

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TITLE AUTHOR LANGUAGE PUBLISHED APPROX SALES
The Tale of Peter Rabbit Beatrix Potter English 1902 45 million
The Odyssey Homer Ancient Greek 8th Century BC 45 million
Jonathan Livingston Seagull Richard Bach English 1970 44 million
A Message to Garcia Elbert Hubbard English 1899 40 million
Sophie's World Jostein Gaarder Norwegian 1991 40 million
Flowers in the Attic V. C. Andrews English 1979 40 million
To Kill a Mockingbird Harper Lee English 1960 40 million
Angels & Demons Dan Brown English 2000 39 million
How the Steel Was Tempered Nikolai Ostrovsky Russian 1932 36.4 million copies in USSR
War and Peace Leo Tolstoy Russian 1869 36.0 million copies in USSR
The Adventures of Pinocchio Carlo Collodi Italian 1881 35 million
You Can Heal Your Life Louise Hay English 1984 35 million
Your Erroneous Zones Wayne Dyer English 1976 35 million
The Late, Great Planet Earth Hal Lindsey & C C Carlson English 1970 35 million
Kane and Abel Jeffrey Archer English 1979 34 million
In His Steps: What Would Jesus Do? Charles M. Sheldon English 1896 30 million
The Lost Symbol Dan Brown English 2009 30 million
Valley of the Dolls Jacqueline Susann English 1966 30 million
Gone with the Wind Margaret Mitchell English 1936 30 million
The Diary of a Young Girl Anne Frank Dutch 1947 30 million
The Purpose Driven Life Rick Warren English 2002 30 million
The Thorn Birds Colleen McCullough English 1977 30 million
The Revolt of Mamie Stover William Bradford Huie English 1951 30 million
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Stieg Larsson Swedish 2005 30 million
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Eric Carle English 1969 30 million
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