These are books with mind blowing, unexpected, thought provoking and amazing endings.

6 Books With Astounding Endings

1. The Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumas

6 Books With Incredible Endings

This book is an example of perfect fiction writing. Its length is 5 times the average book and it still was not long enough! The story, the characters, the settings and the emotions will enthrall you for days. You’ll be left with a total feeling of astonishment as you finish the book.

2. Ender’s Game – Orson Scott Card

6 Books With Incredible Endings

Ender Wiggin is a special boy. He is the youngest of a family of child geniuses. This story is set in the future where aliens have tried to invade the earth twice. Twice the Earth defeated them, but at a great cost. The government is scrambling to make sure this never happens again by training the next set of star fleet commanders from childhood.

3. I Am Legend – Richard Matheson


6 Books With Incredible Endings

I am Legend is arguably the greatest short horror novel ever written, and its influence on the horror genre has been profound. It is a short novel that can be read in one sitting; it is hard to put down, building in intensity from start to finish.

4. A Storm of Swords – George R.R. Martin


6 Books With Incredible Endings

This series is not for the feint of heart. The good guys don’t always win, and the bad guys don’t always lose.

5. Atonement: A Novel – Ian McEwan


6 Books With Incredible Endings

McEwan invites you into an English world that you will smell, hear, feel, and taste – and your mind and emotions will be fully engaged. The ending of this book will be like a brick to the face.

6. One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel Garcia Marquez


6 Books With Incredible Endings

This is not a clear-cut story; the prose can be confusing, and the repetition of names makes it more difficult by far to keep track of who is who. The novel does indeed cover one hundred years, and the ending is worth it.