The best cult books
What makes a cult classic? It can be hard to characterize or predict, but cult novels inspire fervent devotion in certain sections of their readership. Discover our edit of the best cult books.
Cult classics, whether they are bestsellers or hold a special niche appeal, inspire passion among their devotees. It’s hard to define what gives a book cult appeal: some capture the essence of a subculture at a particular time, give voice to marginalized people or inspire new ways of thinking in their fans. All are sure to spark conversation and debate. Here is our edit of the best cult novels.