Complete list of Famous Books and Authors

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Complete list of Famous Books and Authors

Books and authors are important topics for government job exams such as defense, SSC, CSIR, CSIF, Bank PO/Clerk, etc. There are always 1-2 questions related to books and author category. In this article, we are sharing the complete list of famous books and authors, which will help you to revise all the important books and authors in one place. In this article, we have divided the list of Books and authors into different categories such as Books by Indian Nobel Laureates, Books by Indian Authors, Books by President, Prime Ministers, Books by Famous Scientists, Books by Sportspersons, etc. Let’s learn.

Books by Indian Nobel Laureates:

Here is the complete list of Books by Indian Nobel Laureates:



Rabindranath Tagore

  • Gitanjali

  • Gora

  • Gardner

  • The Post Office

  • Hungry Stones

  • The King of Dark Chamber

  • The Home and the World

  • Chandalika

VS Naipaul

  • In a Free State

  • A Bend in the River

  • An Area of Darkness

  • The Mystic Masseur

  • India: A Million Mutinies Now

  • Half a Life

  • A House for Mr. Biswas

  • Magic Seeds

Amartya Sen

  • The Argumentative Indian

  • Growth Economics

  • The Idea of Justice

  • On Economic Inequality

  • Identity and Violence: The Illusion of Destiny

  • Commodities and Capabilities

  • Inequality Re-examined

  • Equality of Capacity

Books by Indian Booker Prize-Winning Authors

Here is the complete list of Books by Indian Booker Prize-winning authors:



Salman Rushdie

  • Midnight's

  • Children

  • Satanic Verses

  • Shame

  • The Moor's Last Sigh

  • Fury

  • The Enchantress of Florence

  • Grimus

  • The Ground Beneath Her Feet

Arundhati Roy

  • God of Small Things

  • Broken Republic

  • The End of Imagination

  • Power Politics

  • The Algebra of Infinite Justice

  • The Cost of Living

  • Listening to Grasshoppers

  • An Ordinary Person's Guide to Empire

  • Ministry of Utmost Happiness

Arvind Adiga

  • The White Tiger

  • Last Man in Tower

  • Between the Assassinations

  • The Sultan's Battery

  • The Elephant

  • Last Christmas in Bandra

  • Selection Day

Kiran Desai

  • The Inheritance of Loss

  • Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard

Books by Prominent Leaders:

Here is the complete list of Books by Prominent Leaders:



Mahatma Gandhi

  • My Experiments with Truth

  • Hind Swaraj

  • Key to Health

Jawaharlal Nehru

  • Discovery of India

  • Glimpses of World History

Subhash Chandra Bose

  • The Indian Struggle 1920-1942

Indira Gandhi

  • My Truth

Sarojini Naidu

  • Golden Threshold

  • The Broken Wing: Songs of Life, Death & the Spring

  • The Birds of Time: Songs of Life, Death & the Spring

  • The Sceptred Flute: Songs of India

  • The Feather of the Dawn

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

  • India Divided

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad

  • India Wins Freedom

  • Ghubar-e-khatir

Lala Lajpat Rai

  • Unhappy India

Dadabhai Naoroji

  • Poverty and Un-British Rule in India

Bal Gangadhar Tilak

  • Geeta Rahashya

  • The Arctic Home in the Vedas

V.D. Savarkar

  • The Indian War of Independence of 1857

PV Narasimha Rao

  • The Insider

LK Advani

  • My Country My Life

APJ Abdul Kalam

  • Wings of Fire

  • Ignited Minds

  • You Are Unique

  • India 2020

  • Indomitable Spirit

  • Turning Points - A Journey Through Challenges

  • Target 3 Billion

  • My Journey - Transforming Dreams into Actions

  • Governance for Growth in India

VV Giri

  • Jobs for Our Millions

Adolf Hitler

  • Mein Kampf

R Venkataraman

  • My Presidential Years

M Hidyatullah

  • My Own Boswell

Jayaprakash Narayan

  • Prison Diary

Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy

  • Without Fear or Favour

Boris Yelstin

  • Midnight Diaries

Barrack Obama

  • The Audacity of Hope

  • Dreams From My Father

Dr. S. Radhakrishnan

  • Indian Philosophy

  • Hindu View of Life

I K Gujral

  • Matters of Discretion: An Autobiography

P Chidambaram

  • A View from the Outside

  • Undaunted, Saving the Idea of India

Bill Clinton

  • Back to Work

Hillary Clinton

  • Hard Choices

Nelson Mandela

  • Long Walk to Freedom

Pranab Mukherjee

  • Beyond Survival: Emerging Dimensions of Indian Economy

  • Saga of Struggle and Sacrifice

  • Challenges before the Nation

  • The Dramatic Decade: The Days of Indira Gandhi

Dr. Manmohan Singh

  • Changing India

Narendra Modi

  • Exam Warriors

Mamata Banerjee

  • My Unforgettable Memories

Hamid Ansari

  • Citizen and Society

Sheila Dikshit

  • Citizen Delhi: My Life, My Times

Yashwant Sinha

  • India Unmade


Books by Scientists

Here is the complete list of books by Scientists:



Charles Darwin

  • On the Origin of Species

  • The Voyage of the Beagle

Marie Curie

  • Radioactive Substances

Edwin Hubble

  • The Realm of Nebulae

Stephen Hawking

  • A Brief History of Time

  • The Grand Design

  • Black Holes and Baby Universes

  • Brief Answers to the Big Questions

Richard Dawkins

  • The Selfish Gene

Carl Sagan

  • Pale Blue Dot

Albert Einstein

  • Ideas and Opinions

  • Relativity - The Special and the General Theory

  • The World As I See It

  • The Meaning of Relativity

James D Watson

  • The Double Helix

Robert Hooke

  • Micrographia

Nicolaus Copernicus

  • On the Revolutions of Heavenly Bodies

Primo Levi

  • If this is a Man

  • Periodic Table

Sigmund Freud

  • General Introduction to Psychoanalysis

  • The Interpretation of Dreams

Alfred North Whitehead and Bertrand Russell

  • Principia Mathematica

Books by Sportspersons

Here is the complete list of books by Sportspersons:



Dhyan Chand

  • Goal!

Milkha Singh

  • The Race of my Life

Ricky Ponting

  • At Close of Play

M.C. Mary Kom

  • Unbreakable

Sachin Tendulkar & Boria Majumdar

  • Playing it my way

Abhinav Bindra

  • A Shot at History: My Obsessive Journey to Olympic Gold

Chris Gayle

  • Six Machine: I don't like cricket.. I love it

Sania Mirza

  • Ace Against Odds

Saina Nehwal

  • Playing to Win

Novak Djokovic

  • Serve to Win

Arunima Sinha

  • Born Again on the Mountain

Anil Kumble

  • Wide Angle

Kapil Dev

  • Straight from the Heart; Cricket, My Style

Vijay Hazare

  • A Long Innings

EAS Prasanna

  • One More Over

Sunil Gavaskar

  • Sunny Days; Idols; Runs & Ruins

Yuvraj Singh

  • The Test of My Life

Imran Khan

  • All Round View

Wasim Akram

  • Wasim

Shoaib Akhtar

  • Controversially Yours

Usain Bolt

  • Faster than Lightning: My Story

Andre Agassi

  • Open: An Autobiography

Michael Phelps

  • No Limits: The Will to Succeed

Rafael Nadal

  • Rafa: My Story

Mike Tyson

  • Undisputed Truth: My Autobiography

Lance Armstrong

  • It's not about the Bike: My Journey Back to Life

Michael Holding

  • No Holding Back

Dennis Lillee

  • Menace: The Autobiography

Vivian Richards

  • Hitting Across the Line

Martina Navratilova

  • Shape Yourself; Killer Instinct; Tennis My Way

Ian Botham

  • Head On; Beefy's Cricket Tales

Saurav Ganguly

  • One Century is Not Enough

Sanjay Manjrekar

  • Imperfect

Shane Warne

  • No Spin: My Autobiography

Mithali Raj

  • Unguarded

Vishwanathan Anand

  • Mind Master

Pele and Robert L. Fish

  • My Life and the Beautiful Game

Books for Children

Here is the complete list of Books for Children:



Mark Twain

  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

  • The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Lewis Carroll

  • Alice in Wonderland

  • Through the Looking Glass

Jonathan Swift

  • Gulliver’s Travels

Daniel Defoe

  • Robinson Crusoe

Jules Verne

  • Around the World in Eighty Days

  • Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea

JK Rowling

  • Harry Potter series

Herman Melville

  • Moby Dick

RL Stevenson

  • Treasure Island

Alexander Dumas

  • The Three Musketeers

Charles Dickens

  • David Copperfield

  • Oliver Twist

  • Great Expectations

Anna Sewell

  • Black Beauty

Harriet Beecher Stowe

  • Uncle Tom's Cabin

Carlo Collodi

  • The Adventures of Pinocchio

Howard Pyle

  • The Merry Adventures of Robinhood

L Frank Baum

  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

E.B. White

  • Stuart Little

Johanna Spyri

  • Heidi

Rudyard Kipling

  • Jungle Book

Hugh Lofting

  • The Story of Doctor Dolittle


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