His novels include Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864), Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870), and Around the World in Eighty Days.
These have proven popular source material for graded readers, for example:
- level 1 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
- Level 2 The Mysterious Island.
- level 5 Round the World in 80 Days
- Oxford Dominoes,