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Must-Read Books to Crack CLAT Exam 2024
The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is an important gateway for aspiring law students to enter some of India's most prestigious law schools, like NLSIU Bengaluru, NLIU Bhopal, and NUALS Kochi. As the competition intensifies each year, the need for thorough preparation becomes non-negotiable. This year, the Consortium of National Law Universities will conduct this exam on 3rd December 2023.

The CLAT Exam is renowned for its rigorous evaluation, assessing candidates on various fronts. The CLAT syllabus includes English Language, General Knowledge and Current Affairs, Legal Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, and Mathematics. Books are the foundation upon which a robust CLAT preparation strategy is built. We aim to provide you with a curated list of subject-wise must-read books, whether you are giving it in a few weeks from now or in 2024.


Must-Read Books for CLAT Exam 2024: English


  • Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis

Embark on a vocabulary-enhancing journey with this timeless classic. Word Power Made Easy has been a steadfast companion for language enthusiasts since its inception in 1949. This book is not only a word builder. It is also an important part of learning how to use the English language properly. The fact that it has stayed popular for so long shows how useful it is. Anyone who wants to improve their English language skills should use it.


  • 30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary by Norman Lewis

Short on time? No problem. 30 Days to a More Powerful Vocabulary promises a substantial improvement in your language skills with just 15 minutes a day for thirty days. This bestselling guide doesn't just enhance your vocabulary. It transforms your ability to comprehend complex reading passages and sharpens your communication skills. With a focus on practical application, including etymology exploration and daily word learning, this book optimises your language proficiency.


Must-Read Books for CLAT Exam 2024: Legal


  • Important Judgements That Transformed India by Alex Andrews George

This book is a game-changer for CLAT aspirants seeking a comprehensive understanding of legal reasoning. Tailored for competitive examinations like the CLAT and UPSC Civil Services, Important Judgements That Transformed India delves into 40 crucial Supreme Court decisions. The second edition enriches the reader with summaries of over 100 landmark cases, making it an invaluable resource for both legal enthusiasts and exam-takers.


  • The Pearson Guide to the CLAT by Harsh Gagrani

Navigating the intricate realms of Analytical Reasoning, General Studies, Fact, Inference, and Judgment (FIJ) is easier with this guide. Packed with updated current affairs, comprehension exercises, and unconventional 'Did you know?' sections, The Pearson Guide provides a competitive edge. Including questions from previous CLAT and AILET papers, this guide ensures a well-rounded preparation experience.


Must-Read Books for CLAT Exam 2024: General Knowledge


  • The Hindu Newspaper

A trusted source for concise, objective reporting, The Hindu Newspaper is a goldmine for CLAT aspirants. Renowned for its objective reporting and language suitable for entrance exam preparation, The Hindu covers politics, economy, social issues, and sports. Its nuanced perspective and wide coverage make it an indispensable asset for CLAT aspirants.


  • Indian Express

Another reliable newspaper, Indian Express, offers in-depth coverage of national and international events. Its analysis and editorial content contribute significantly to building a holistic understanding of current affairs.


  • The CLAT Post

Tailored specifically for CLAT aspirants, The CLAT Post from Lawctopus is a valuable resource. Its focus on legal news, articles, and updates ensures that you stay well-informed about the latest in the legal world.


Must-Read Books for CLAT Exam 2024: Mathematics


  • Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations by RS Aggarwal


This book has been a timeless companion since 1989, adapting to the evolving examination landscape. With over 5500 questions, easily understandable solutions, and a comprehensive approach, Quantitative Aptitude remains a go-to resource for mastering the quantitative section of the CLAT Exam.


  • Vedic Mathematics MADE EASY by Pt. Ramnandan Shastri

The mastery of Vedic mathematics is a strategic advantage in a world that values speed and accuracy in problem-solving. Vedic Mathematics MADE EASY simplifies complex calculations using ancient principles, offering CLAT aspirants a unique edge in exams demanding swift mathematical skills.


Must-Read Books for CLAT Exam 2024: Reasoning


  • Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal

For analytical reasoning dominance in both CLAT and AILET, turn to this comprehensive guide. Modern Approach to Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning by R.S Aggarwal is designed to prepare you for the logical reasoning sections of these exams, making it an indispensable part of your CLAT 2024 preparation journey.


Remember that preparation for the CLAT exam 2024 extends beyond the study materials in your pursuit of mastering the syllabus. Your study environment plays a crucial role in shaping your focus and productivity. This brings us to a recommendation that goes beyond the pages of books.


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So, delve into your chosen books, and let your-space be the backdrop of your triumphant CLAT journey. 


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