Best Books for CLAT Preparation 2020

Nupur Kaushik Updated On: 26 Aug, 2019 17:26 IST

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Best Books for CLAT 2020

If you are planning to take CLAT 2020, then you should know which books would help you prepare for CLAT. The Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) is India’s most reputed law entrance exam, scheduled to be held in May 2020 for candidates willing to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate law programmes in the participating National Law Universities of the CLAT core committee. The result of CLAT 2020 will be announced for the candidates who appear for the entrance exam.

For better CLAT exam preparation, you will require books, which will give you a clear understanding of the CLAT 2020 exam pattern and CLAT 2020 syllabus. With the help of CLAT 2020 best books and study material, you can specifically concentrate on the topics that are exam-related and can build your foundation to pursue a career in the field of law.

How to Select the Best Books for CLAT 2020

Before choosing the right set of books, you must keep the following points in mind to prepare effectively for CLAT 2020:

  • You should choose a book that covers the whole syllabus of CLAT 2019, which includes all the topics and sub-topics of the CLAT 2020 syllabus.

  • You should choose a book that is easy to read and is written in comprehensible language so that you can understand the contents of the books easily and properly.

  • While selecting the best books for CLAT 2020, you should check the year of publication of the book, which will help you to be familiar with the changed syllabus and pattern of questions and topics.

  • While choosing a book, you should select a book that has sample papers or question banks with solutions. This will help you not only in understanding the exam pattern and structure but you will be able to practice well by solving these papers.

Recommended Books for CLAT 2020 Preparation 

Candidates preparing for CLAT 2020 must take a look at the list of books suggested below for CLAT 2020 exam preparation.



English (including comprehension)

Word Power Made Easy by Norman Lewis

Word Power Made Easy New Revised & Expanded Edition (English) by Norman Lewis

The Pearson Guide to the CLAT (English)

Objective General English (English) by RS Aggarwal

Verbal and Non Verbal Reasoning by RS Agarwal

High School English Grammar & Composition (English) by P C Wren, H Martin

General Knowledge and Current Affairs

Manorama Yearbook 2018 (English)

General Knowledge 2018 (English)

Lucents General Knowledge (English)

Pratiyogita Darpan

Pearson’s Concise GK Manual

Competition Review Yearbook 2018

Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations (English) by RS Aggarwal

Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Examinations (English)

S Chand’s 30 days wonder for Maths

Legal Aptitude

Legal Awareness and Legal Reasoning: For CLAT and LLB Entrance Examinations (English)

LST’s Legal Reasoning Module

Logical Reasoning

A Modern Approach to Logical Reasoning by RS Aggarwal

Analytical Reasoning (English) by M K Pandey

Quantitative Aptitude ebook (All Parts Solved) by R S Agarwal

501 Challenging Logical reasoning Practice Book

Aspirants should consider the following list of books as well to prepare for the CLAT exam:

CLAT Solved and Practice Papers (English) by AP Bhardwaj

Chapter-wise Objective Question Bank (With Solution) Law (English) Author by Arihant Expert

Study Package for CLAT & LLB Entrance Examinations (English) by AP Bhardwaj

LST CLAT Books and Material (Set of 20 Books)

Universal's CLAT Solved Papers

CLAT & AILET Chapter – Wise Solved Papers 2008-2015: 4 Model Papers & 1 Online Mock Test

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