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BOOKS I MISSED DINNER FOR AND WOULD DO AGAIN

Mo on the Hill ...
 
Midnight's Children
Midnight's Children
"My first and best Rushdie - there is a description of a big nose near the beginning and it will get you hooked with its clever and funny beauty."
White Teeth
White Teeth
"funny, intellegent, great."
Captain Corelli's Mandolin
Captain Corelli's Mandolin
"Firs 70 pages took me a month of "putting it down" to read, the rest took a night - it was wonderful."
The Bronze Horseman
The Bronze Horseman
"Last good book I read and honestly one of the best, certainly the best love story since the above.  I love Paullina Simons and this is the best. Compulsive reading."
The Poisonwood Bible
The Poisonwood Bible
"Took a little getting into but once in that was it!  A great story told by four sisters and their mother."
Memoirs Of A Geisha
Memoirs Of A Geisha
"For all the reasons everybody else gives."
The Handmaid's Tale (Contemporary Classics)
The Handmaid's Tale (Contemporary Classics)
"Pretty spooky stuff - didn't want to blink in case I missed something."
Little Women (Puffin Classics)
Little Women (Puffin Classics)
"First book I read that I remember being glued to - I wanted to be Jo."
The Fantastic Flying Journey
The Fantastic Flying Journey
"Excuse this sentiment but I was given this as a child and it was the book I used when I couldn't sleep I imagined myself on this journey and the Illustrations are just super."
The World According To Garp (Black Swan)
The World According To Garp (Black Swan)
"I was introduced to John Irving a few years ago and became hooked but I think this one is my favourite."
A Fine Balance
A Fine Balance
"Not an easy read but beautifully written - the story just gets more and more harrowing but it is non the less a rewarding read."
Betty Blue (Abacus Books)
Betty Blue (Abacus Books)
"Great characters in this novel - romantic and tragic."
Falling Leaves Return to Their Roots: The True Story of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter
Falling Leaves Return to Their Roots: The True Story of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter
"Beautifully presented and written book."
Girl With a Pearl Earring
Girl With a Pearl Earring
"A simple but lovely story of the Dutch painter Vermeer and this painting."
The God of Small Things
The God of Small Things
"The narrative is jumbled about a bit which can be a little confusing but there is still an element of surprise and it is beautifully written."