Best Novels for Armchair Travellers

A Listmania! list by R. Llewellyn
 
Under Their Skin
1.  Under Their Skin by Dinah Lee Kung
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  "Switzerland, Kashmir, Tokyo"
£10.28   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

The Widow and Her Hero
2.  The Widow and Her Hero by Thomas Keneally
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  "Australia, Southeast Asia"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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The Dissident
3.  The Dissident by Nell Freudenberger
The list author says:
  "Beijing, Los Angeles"
£12.75   Used & New from: £0.01
2.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

The Tenderness of Wolves
4.  The Tenderness of Wolves by Stef Penney
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  "Canada"
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (202 customer reviews)

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Half of a Yellow Sun
5.  Half of a Yellow Sun by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
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  "Biafra"
£6.20   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (326 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Suite Francaise
6.  Suite Francaise by Irène Némirovsky
The list author says:
  "France"
£6.36   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (140 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Ten Days in the Hills
7.  Ten Days in the Hills by Jane Smiley
The list author says:
  "Hollywood"
£11.16   Used & New from: £0.01
2.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

The Secret River
8.  The Secret River by Kate Grenville
The list author says:
  "Australia"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews)

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The Book Thief
9.  The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The list author says:
  "Germany"
Used & New from: £14.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,918 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

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The Illusion of Return
10.  The Illusion of Return by Samir El-Youssef
The list author says:
  "Palestine"
£9.07   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

The Black Book
11.  The Black Book by Orhan Pamuk
The list author says:
  "Turkey"
£6.90   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

The Inheritance of Loss
12.  The Inheritance of Loss by Kiran Desai
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  "Himalayas, New York"
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3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews)

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The Gift of Rain
13.  The Gift of Rain by Tan Twan Eng
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  "Penang"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (326 customer reviews)

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A Thousand Splendid Suns
14.  A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
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  "Kabul"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,145 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Salmon Fishing in the Yemen
15.  Salmon Fishing in the Yemen by Paul Torday
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  "Yemen"
£3.86   Used & New from: £0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (245 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Bastard of Istanbul
16.  The Bastard of Istanbul by Elif Shafak
The list author says:
  "Istanbul"
Used & New from: £0.62
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

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Mister Pip
17.  Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones
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  "Bougainville"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (148 customer reviews)

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Cannot read Max's story due to the size of the print on kindle paperwhite! 4 7 Apr 2014
links in the book 0 20 Mar 2014
Three cups of tea 3 21 Oct 2011
The Book Thief versions? 0 3 Mar 2011
Downloading 1 4 Jan 2011
Downloading 0 27 Dec 2010
American Political Novels 0 11 Jan 2010
Did it deserve to win the Orange prize? 12 31 Dec 2009
White Male Privilege 1 27 Jul 2009
17 year old debut novelist 2 13 Nov 2008
Richard and Judy's Summer Reads 2 15 Aug 2007
Why is this book not available in paperback when it is out in the shops? 0 14 Jun 2007
 
   

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