3 Most Popular Books From Each Decade 1950-2010

Everyone knows knowledge is a vital aspect when it comes to moving forward. By looking at popular literature in a time period you can delve into the people of the time’s thought process. Let’s get into the 3 best selling books from each decade starting at 1950-1959 and going to where we are now 2010 onward. If the books are available on Amazon links will be provided for those interested in reading them.


1. The Lord of The Rings

2. The Catcher in the Rye

3. Charlotte’s Web


1. To Kill a Mockingbird

2. One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

3. The Outsiders


1. The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy

2. Watership Down

3. The Stand


1. The Handmaid’s Tale

2. Ender’s Game

3. The Color Purple


1. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

2. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

3. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets


1. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

2. The Hunger Games

3. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince


1. The Fault in Our Stars

2. Divergent

3. Mockingjay