10 Books You Should Probably Read

A Listmania! list by eurogibbon "eurogibbon" (UK)
 
The Night Land
1.  The Night Land by William Hope Hodgson
The list author says:
  "The imagination that wrought this incredible story is almost unfathomable. Persevere with the archaic language and you will be greatly rewarded."
9.56   Used & New from: 6.75
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Glamorama
2.  Glamorama by Bret Easton Ellis
The list author says:
  "Violent, hilarious, intriguing, baffling. A portrait of the '90s at their most horrid, and Bret Easton Ellis at his witty, scathing best."
Used & New from: 0.01
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)

See buying options
The Lord of The Rings (Based on the 50th Anniversary Single volume edition 2004)
3.  The Lord of The Rings (Based on the 50th Anniversary Single volume edition 2004) by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "The greatest fantasy book of all time.  The greatest book of all time?  Maybe."
13.60   Used & New from: 0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,189 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex-drugs-and Rock 'n' Roll Generation Changed Hollywood
4.  Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How the Sex-drugs-and Rock 'n' Roll Generation Changed Hollywood by Peter Biskind
The list author says:
  "A window into the personal and working lives of the people who shaped Hollywood as we know it today. Essential for film fans."
9.09   Used & New from: 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (31 customer reviews)

The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket (Penguin Red Classics)
5.  The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket (Penguin Red Classics) by Edgar Allan Poe
The list author says:
  "Superbly written and thrilling to the mysterious end. A book that can be reread time and again with no diminishing of its enjoyment - quite the contrary."
Used & New from: 0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

See buying options
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - Harper Perennial Modern Classics
6.  Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - Harper Perennial Modern Classics by Hunter S. Thompson
The list author says:
  "An extremely funny trip (in more ways than one) through America's gaudy desert hell. WARNING: Some moments may have you crying with laughter."
6.79   Used & New from: 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Green Mile (Read a Great Movie)
7.  The Green Mile (Read a Great Movie) by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "Moving prison soap opera originally released in serial form. No need to be a fan of Stephen King for this one."
6.66   Used & New from: 0.01
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (270 customer reviews)

The Football Business: The Modern Football Classic (Mainstream sport)
8.  The Football Business: The Modern Football Classic (Mainstream sport) by David Conn
The list author says:
  "If you are a football fan, reading this book will change the way you see the beautiful game. See the light."
Used & New from: 0.01
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

See buying options
Return Of Little Big Man (Panther)
9.  Return Of Little Big Man (Panther) by Thomas Berger
The list author says:
  "The American West shown with honest eyes. All the legends are here, though not as you may know them."
Used & New from: 0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

See buying options
Watchmen
10.  Watchmen by Alan Moore
The list author says:
  "The convoluted elements are woven together in such an expert fashion that you may be obliged to applaud when everything comes together at the end."
Used & New from: 3.06
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (234 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

See buying options

More Actions

Discover more about this author
 See all of their Listmania! lists
Make your own list
 Create a Listmania! list
View your page on Amazon.co.uk
 Go to Your Profile page

Customer Discussions about products in this list
Discussion Replies Latest Post
Boring 7 15 Jan 2014
Please could someone recommend a kindle edition of LOTR 1 26 Dec 2013
Lord of the Rings Trivial Pursuit DVD game 1 1 Dec 2013
Would anyone recommend reading the poems and songs in LOTR? 1 12 Jul 2013
What Book To Read? 2 5 Nov 2012
choices for lord of the rings and hobbit in hardback 1 14 Feb 2012
Who said "comic books" are for kids? 7 1 Mar 2011
Hardcover vs. paperback 2 6 Jan 2011
Watchmen- What next? 8 9 Dec 2010
who watchs the watchmen ? 1 1 Dec 2010
help,hope someone knows the title of a sci fi book i want to read again 1 23 Jul 2010
Arrive by Christmas? 1 16 Jan 2010
 
   

About this Listmania!

 

Author

eurogibbon "eurogibbon" (UK)
Last updated: 29/06/2006
Report abuse
    

More Listmania!

 

Some of My Favorite Books Some of My Favorite Books

Some of My Favorite Books: A list of 25 items by Amazon Customer "niora"

My Favourite Fantasy Novels My Favourite Fantasy Novels

My Favourite Fantasy Novels: A list of 25 items by Simon Collins

My best books in the world..ever My best books in the world..ever

My best books in the world..ever: A list of 13 items by Karen Walker

More Great Books More Great Books

More Great Books: A list of 25 items by alchemilla18 "alchemilla18"

Fantasy, sci-fi and ghost books that kept me reading Fantasy, sci-fi and ghost books that kept me reading

Fantasy, sci-fi and ghost books that kept me reading: A list of 18 items by T. Bobley "Tibley Bobley"