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1000 Novels Everyone Must Read


Robert McCrum wrote an article on The Best Of PG Wodehouse for the Guardian on 19 January 2009, in which he selects his favourite PGW books as part of the Guardian's '1000 Novels Everyone Must Read' series. Robert chose these books:


Something Fresh (1915)

Piccadilly Jim (1918)

Thank You Jeeves (1934)

Heavy Weather (1933)

The Code of the Woosters (1938)

Joy in the Morning (1947)


He also wrote an interesting article about Plum's life and his novels. If you would like to read this article in full please click here.


Robert McCrum is the well-known author of a biography of P G Wodehouse entitled Wodehouse: A Life, which is published by Penguin books.