The BBC believes that most people will have only read 6 of the 100 books. How many have you read? I received this list from a friend I know plus I also found the list on another site I came across and Goodreads. According to the information I found, the BBC never actually made this declaration. The list of 100 books which has been widely circulating the internet with the tagline “The BBC believes most people will have read only 6 of the 100 books on the list. The average Goodreads member has read 23 out of the 100 books o the list. To access this checkoff list (this is not a printable checkoff list, it’s on the computer) – Click the link for access: BBC 6 Books Challenge or the Goodreads Link The “BBC” Book List Challenge.