Books Worth Reading in no particular order

A Listmania! list by "sarkanymajom"
 
London Fields
1.  London Fields by Martin Amis
The list author says:
  "Compusive reading with one of the best anti heroes ever."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (70 customer reviews)

A Clockwork Orange
2.  A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
The list author says:
  "Contains one of the best descriptions of music I have ever read."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (315 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Henderson the Rain King
3.  Henderson the Rain King by Saul Bellow
The list author says:
  "Contains the most beautiful passages about a bear riding on a roller coaster ever."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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Slaughterhouse 5, or The Children's Crusade - A Duty-dance with Death
4.  Slaughterhouse 5, or The Children's Crusade - A Duty-dance with Death by Kurt Vonnegut
The list author says:
  "One of my all-time favourites."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.18
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (266 customer reviews)

Solaris
5.  Solaris by Lem Stanislaw
The list author says:
  "Forget George Clooney, read this, or watch the Tarkovsky version."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (59 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

A Scanner Darkly (S.F. MASTERWORKS)
6.  A Scanner Darkly (S.F. MASTERWORKS) by Philip K. Dick
The list author says:
  "Great mind-bending sci-fi."
£7.11   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (52 customer reviews)

Wuthering Heights (Penguin Popular Classics)
7.  Wuthering Heights (Penguin Popular Classics) by Emily Brontė
The list author says:
  "What else can be said about this masterpiece?"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (435 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Heart of Darkness
8.  Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (157 customer reviews)

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Woman on the Edge of Time (A Women's Press Classic)
9.  Woman on the Edge of Time (A Women's Press Classic) by Marge Piercy
The list author says:
  "Like a cross between Brave New World and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest."
£6.99   Used & New from: £2.72
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Penguin Classics)
10.  One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Penguin Classics) by Ken Kesey
The list author says:
  "Very sad, but I still found myself bursting out laughing while reading it on a plane."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (132 customer reviews)

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Ulysses (Oxford World's Classics)
11.  Ulysses (Oxford World's Classics) by James Joyce
The list author says:
  "What can I say?"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (222 customer reviews)

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Reading In The Dark
12.  Reading In The Dark by Seamus Deane
The list author says:
  "A wonderfully written mystery."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

Under The Frog
13.  Under The Frog by Tibor Fischer
The list author says:
  "A very funny book about terrible events."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

Doctor Faustus: The Life of the German Composer Adrian Leverkuhn as Told by a Friend
14.  Doctor Faustus: The Life of the German Composer Adrian Leverkuhn as Told by a Friend by Thomas Mann
The list author says:
  "THE book every musician should read."
£7.69   Used & New from: £4.15
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Waterland
15.  Waterland by Graham Swift
The list author says:
  "A bizillion times better than Last Orders."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (49 customer reviews)

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Money: A Suicide Note (Penguin Modern Classics)
16.  Money: A Suicide Note (Penguin Modern Classics) by Martin Amis
The list author says:
  "Almost as good as London Fields."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (72 customer reviews)

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The Bloody Chamber And Other Stories (Vintage Magic)
17.  The Bloody Chamber And Other Stories (Vintage Magic) by Angela Carter
The list author says:
  "Fairy tales with the sex left in!"
£6.29   Used & New from: £3.48
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (99 customer reviews)

Hard-Boiled Wonderland And The End Of The World
18.  Hard-Boiled Wonderland And The End Of The World by Haruki Murakami
The list author says:
  "Sci-fi with the talent left in!"
£6.29   Used & New from: £3.33
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (74 customer reviews)

Coin Locker Babies
19.  Coin Locker Babies by Ryu Murakami
The list author says:
  "Chock full of nicely twisted characters."
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3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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Memoir of Hungary
20.  Memoir of Hungary by Sandor Marai
The list author says:
  "What does an artist do under a dictatorship?Memoir by the author of Embers."
£25.23   Used & New from: £5.00
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Far from the Madding Crowd (Penguin Popular Classics)
21.  Far from the Madding Crowd (Penguin Popular Classics) by Thomas Hardy
The list author says:
  "I know we were forced to read it in school, but it's still great."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (230 customer reviews)

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The Unbearable Lightness of Being
22.  The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
The list author says:
  "Love, eh?!"
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (78 customer reviews)

Brave New World
23.  Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
The list author says:
  "Babies grown in jars, "feelies" etc."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (264 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four
24.  1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
The list author says:
  "No matter how bad life gets, you'll never be as miserable as Winston Smith."
£12.07   Used & New from: £7.74
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (703 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

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