13. Les Miserables, Victor Hugo
Whether or not you have seen the Broadway musical or any of the film adaptations, the classic French novel is worth the read and will give you an appreciation for the story that the world has come to love over the years. Plus, you will feel very accomplished after 1,463 pages.

14. Awaken the Giant Within, Anthony Robbins
At over 500 pages, this self-help masterpiece is no joke, but you will not regret a single page as you learn how to take control of your life, uncover your potential and increase the quality of your life.