Books are incredibly knowledgeable. There are quite a lot of genres and out of these Novels are very popular. Novel is an imaginary, creative thinking if the author to imagine a plot and build a story. Audiences for novels are varying from small kids to old people. Some books become so famous that they climb the top of the list in terms of number of copies sold to become the best seller. Novels can be either fiction or non-fiction but the intention is to reach the audience and thrill them.
Table of Page Contents
- 10. A Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
- 9. Twilight
- 8. Fifty Shades Darker
- 7. Angels and Demons
- 6. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
- 5. Fifty Shades of Grey
- 4. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
- 3. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
- 2. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
- 1. The Da Vinci Code
Here is the list of top 10 best selling novels in India:
10. A Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a crime novel written by the late Swedish author and journalist Stieg Larsson. It was published posthumously in 2005. It became an international best-seller. It is the first book of the Millennium series.
Twilight is a young adult vampire-romance novel. The novel was written by Stephenie Meyer. It is the first book in the Twilight series. The book introduces you to a seventeen-year-old Isabella “Bella” Swan. She moves from Phoenix, Arizona to Forks, Washington. She is endangered after falling in love with Edward Cullen who is actually a vampire.
8. Fifty Shades Darker
Fifty Shades Darker is a 2012 erotic romance novel. It is written by British author E. L. James. It is the second installment in the Fifty Shades trilogy. The novel is published by Vintage Books and reached #1 on the USA Today best seller list.
7. Angels and Demons
Angels & Demons is a bestselling mystery-thriller novel written by American author Dan Brown. The novel introduces the character Robert Langdon, who is also the protagonist of Brown’s subsequent 2003 novel The Da Vinci Code. Angels & Demons shares many stylistic literary elements with its sequel, such as conspiracies of secret societies, a single-day time frame, and the Catholic Church. A film adaptation was released on May 15, 2009.
6. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is the fourth novel in the Harry Potter book series. It follows Harry Potter, a wizard in his fourth year at Hogwarts. Harry is forced to compete and complete the triwizard competition. The book was published in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury. The book was made into a film, which was released worldwide on 18 November 2005, and a video game by Electronic Arts.
5. Fifty Shades of Grey
Fifty Shades of Grey is a 2011 erotic romance novel. It’s amongst the Top 10 Best Selling Novels in India 2017. It is written by British author E. L. James. It is the first book in the Fifty Shades trilogy that traces the deepening relationship between a college graduate, Anastasia Steele, and a young business magnate, Christian Grey. It is notable for its openly erotic scenes featuring elements of sexual practices. Fifty Shades of Grey has topped best-seller lists around the world, selling over 125 million copies worldwide by June 2015. It has been translated into 52 languages, and set a record as the fastest-selling paperback of all time in the United Kingdom.
4. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is the fifth novel in the Harry Potter series. It follows Harry Potter’s struggles through his fifth year at Hogwarts School. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix has secured several awards, including being named by American Library Association as the Best Book for Young Adults in 2003. This book has also been made into a film, which was released in 2007, and into a video game by Electronic Arts.
3. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone is the first novel in the Harry Potter series and J. K. Rowling’s debut novel, first published in 1997 by Bloomsbury. It was published in the United States as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Harry Potter is a young wizard who discovers his magical heritage as he makes close friends and a few enemies during his first year of schooling at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The book reached the top of the New York Times list of best-selling fiction and stayed near the top of that list for much of 1999 and 2000.
2. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is the seventh and final novel of the Harry Potter series which is written by British author J. K. Rowling. Before the books release, Bloomsbury reportedly spent £10 million to keep the book’s contents safe before its release date, such was the popularity of the book even before its release.
1. The Da Vinci Code
The Da Vinci Code is a 2003 mystery-detective novel by Dan Brown. The story goes this way- It follows Robert Langdon, after a murder in the Louvre Museum in Paris they become involved in a battle amid the Priory of Sion and Opus Dei over the possibility of Jesus Christ having been married to Mary Magdalene. The book has, however, been extensively denounced by many Christian denominations as an attack on the Roman Catholic Church. It has been consistently criticized for its historical and scientific inaccuracies. The novel nonetheless became a worldwide bestseller.
This was the list of the Top 10 Best Selling novels in India 2017. These books have been some of the greatest pieces of literature and have been loved by the readers around the world.