Books have been considered as a treat for the readers from ages and most of the people tend to pick up the best selling books copy rather than trying on a random one. The bestselling books of a particular time would not remain the same after a couple of years and the ratings would change. As the people and their likings differ. But there are books that make up to the top 10 list that remain forever and unchanged and are more popular among the readers.
Following are the top 10 best selling books of all time and these are the ones you will love to read over and over again no matter how much ever old it becomes. These do not have series and they are single volume books. So the chapters end with the end of the book and you will have a wonderful story to cherish along yourself with time. The best selling books of all time can also be termed as the books that have grossed the highest sales during the time of its publications. The number of copies that were sold was far higher than they were printed and expected to sell. So one can decide with the number of copies it was sold and can assume how popular it would have been at that time.
Here is the fresh lists of Top 10 Best Selling books of all time in the world till date:
A tale of two cities:
This is a Charles dickens book and have been famous and a best-seller of that time and all the time. It was published in the year 1859. Since then there are approximately 200 million copies sold and one can assume how popular the book still is in this era. This books is Top 10 Best Selling books in the world.
The lord of the rings:
This is one of the epic books that have cross the sales copy of more than 150 million from the time it was published. The book was published in the year 1954. There are series for this book and the number of copies that have been sold refers to the whole series of books that have been sold till now. This was written by J.R.R Tolkien.
The little prince:
Though this was actually written in French, the book was translated to English and there are more than 140 million copies that have been sold until now. This book was written by Antoine de saint and it was published in the year 1943.
And then there were none:
This book has managed selling about 100 million copies and this was written by a female writer named Agatha Christie. The book was published in the year 1939 and this was her masterpiece. She has been marked as the first female writers who have managed to etch the name in the top 10 list.
Dream of the red chamber:
This book was written in Chinese language and was published in the same language. Later it was translated to English. This is one of the oldest books that have remained popular even now and it was published in the year 1791. This book was written by Cao xueqin. There are almost 100 million copies that are sold until now.
This book was published in the year 1937 and from then it has managed to sell 100 million copies and this remains a favorite amongst most of the new gen readers. This was written by J.R.R.Tolkien.
The lion , the witch and the wardrobe:
Written by C.S.Lewis and it has managed selling 85 million copies since 1950.
The Da Vinci Code:
Written by Dan brown and published in the year 2003. Have crossed more than 80 million copies. It is now growing in top 10 best selling books category
Think and grow rich :
Written by Napoleann hill and published in the year 1937 and have managed more than 70 million copies since then.
Written by Paulo Coelho in the year 1988 and has managed more than 100 million copies since then.