Books I read whilst Travelling

A Listmania! list by Emma J. Davies "Emma Davies" (Cornwall, UK)
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The Beach
1.  The Beach by Alex Garland
The list author says:
  "Great book, really gripping. Was the perfect read whilst backpacking in Thailand, as the location was painted so well. I saw hundreds others reading it. READ - Bangkok, Thailand"
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A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian
2.  A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian by Marina Lewycka
The list author says:
  "Really funny and interesting read. Good easy reading, and she paints her characters so well. This is her best book. READ - Thailand"
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3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (340 customer reviews)

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The Intimate Adventures Of A London Call Girl
3.  The Intimate Adventures Of A London Call Girl by Belle de Jour
The list author says:
  "Very good. Erotic, but also perfect chic-light reading. READ - Ko Tao, Thailand"
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3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (153 customer reviews)

We Need To Talk About Kevin (Five Star Paperback)
4.  We Need To Talk About Kevin (Five Star Paperback) by Lionel Shriver
The list author says:
  "Very interesting and thought provoking read.  READ -  Ko Phan Ngan, Thailand"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (657 customer reviews)

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PS, I Love You
5.  PS, I Love You by Cecelia Ahern
The list author says:
  "Good slushy book, which is better, and very different from the film. READ - Ko Samui, Thailand"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (571 customer reviews)

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Breaking Dawn (Twilight Saga)
6.  Breaking Dawn (Twilight Saga) by Stephenie Meyer
The list author says:
  "Had loved the series, but was slightly disappointed by this final book as it gets a bit over-the-top. READ - Chiang Mai, Thailand and Burma"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,456 customer reviews) | 58 customer discussions

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Mr Nice
7.  Mr Nice by Howard Marks
The list author says:
  "Fascinating read, from a real life story. Howard Marks is very likeable. READ - Chiang Mai + Bangkok, Thailand and Cairns, Australia"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (115 customer reviews)

Nineteen Minutes
8.  Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult
The list author says:
  "Read this book on a boat, was the perfect combination of chic-lite as well as well-thought out gripper.  READ - Whitsundays, Australia"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (218 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Other Boleyn Girl
9.  The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
The list author says:
  "The best book I read whilst travelling, loved it. Kept me gripped the entire time. READ - Surfers Paradise, Australia"
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Shantaram
10.  Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts
The list author says:
  "Brilliant. Larger than it needs to be, but a really great book. READ - Sydney + Coffs Harbour, Australia and Auckland, New Zealand"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (656 customer reviews)

The Girls
11.  The Girls by Lori Lansens
The list author says:
  "Loved this book, really interesting story. READ - North Island, New Zealand"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (103 customer reviews)

We Are All Made of Glue
12.  We Are All Made of Glue by Marina Lewycka
The list author says:
  "Very similar to her first book, but not as funny.  READ - North Island, New Zealand"
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3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (87 customer reviews)

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A Thousand Splendid Suns
13.  A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
The list author says:
  "Beautiful book, loved it. Read - North Island, New Zealand"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,148 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Kite Runner
14.  The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
The list author says:
  "Another beautiful book. Couldn't get enough of Khaled Hosseini  READ - South Island, New Zealand"
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Oliver Twist (Penguin Classics)
15.  Oliver Twist (Penguin Classics) by Charles Dickens
The list author says:
  "Couldn't get into it at all, too hard to read.   READ - South Island, New Zealand"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (90 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Enduring Love
16.  Enduring Love by Ian McEwan
The list author says:
  "Not what I was expecting at all, really gripping especially the first chapter. READ - South Island, New Zealand"
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3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (212 customer reviews)

My Sister's Keeper
17.  My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult
The list author says:
  "Beautiful, but sad book with a twist at the end. I read this in one day, it was that gripping! READ - Christchurch, New Zealand"
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Madonna: An Intimate Biography
18.  Madonna: An Intimate Biography by J. Randy Taraborrelli
The list author says:
  "Really enjoyed reading this, just picked it up randomly. READ - Nadi, Fiji"
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The Memory Keeper's Daughter
19.  The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards
The list author says:
  "I thought this book was really enjoyable. Painted the time period perfectly and I thought the idea was really original. Loved it. READ - Yasawa Islands, Fiji"
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3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (238 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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