Best Books Ever

A Listmania! list by Gareth Chisham "wazzachis"
 
The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set)
1.  The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set) by J. R. R. Tolkien
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  "Breathtaking! The best adventure story ever written."
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Dune
2.  Dune by Frank Herbert
The list author says:
  "Science fiction doesn't get better than this."
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The Count of Monte Cristo (Penguin Classics)
3.  The Count of Monte Cristo (Penguin Classics) by Alexandre Dumas
The list author says:
  "A classic adventure story. Complex and engaging."
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The Magus
4.  The Magus by John Fowles
The list author says:
  "A compulsive read. Don't ever think you know whats going on!"
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The Woman in White (Penguin Popular Classics)
5.  The Woman in White (Penguin Popular Classics) by Wilkie Collins
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  "A fantastic victorian mystery/thriller."
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High Fidelity
6.  High Fidelity by Nick Hornby
The list author says:
  "For all top 5 lists!"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (155 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Oliver Twist (Penguin Popular Classics)
7.  Oliver Twist (Penguin Popular Classics) by Charles Dickens
The list author says:
  "The most classic of Dickens novels."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (376 customer reviews)

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Watership Down
8.  Watership Down by Richard Adams
The list author says:
  "Never were animals so interesting! Classic storytelling."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (191 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Three Musketeers (Classics)
9.  The Three Musketeers (Classics) by Alexandre Dumas
The list author says:
  "Fun, exciting. What more can I say."
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The Time Machine (Everyman Paperback Classics)
10.  The Time Machine (Everyman Paperback Classics) by H.G. Wells
The list author says:
  "Wells was so ahead of his time!"
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The Crow Road
11.  The Crow Road by Iain Banks
The list author says:
  "A modern masterpiece."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (194 customer reviews)

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