Famous Novels with Numbers in Their Titles

atkins-bookshelf-literatureThere are numbers, that heard on their own, are simply prosaic digits. But in the context of literature, certain numbers immediately evoke a famous novel, especially when the number is central to the novel (for example, 1984, Catch-22, and Fahrenheit 471). Below are some of the most famous novels with numbers in their titles.

1984 by George Orwell
2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke
One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien
The Three Muskateers by Alexandre Dumas
The Sign of the Four by Arthur Conan Doyle
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
A Thousand Acres by Jane Smiley

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