Reading can be a fun and joyful pastime no matter what type of book you decide to dive into. That being said, true literature lovers know the main point of reading is to complete a list of specific books. In other words, have you read the classics? Just to throw you a bone, here is a list of five classic books you must read before you die. You heard that right: You are actually required to read these books or else you’ll have to catch up in the afterlife. If you don’t want to spend all your time in heaven reading, you’d better get started!