Books I'll always remember, by a lover of sad stories.

A Listmania! list by Abigail Pepperell "misspepper"
 
Borrowed Time (Flamingo)
1.  Borrowed Time (Flamingo) by Paul Monette
The list author says:
  "So sad, but inspiring.  An autobiography of love and loss."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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A Fine Balance
2.  A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
The list author says:
  "No happy ending.  A distressing look at Bombay during the Emergency."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (369 customer reviews)

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The Valparaiso Voyage
3.  The Valparaiso Voyage by Dermot Bolger
The list author says:
  "A gripping fiction based on the political corruption of Irish politics."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Love in the Time of Cholera
4.  Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The list author says:
  "Wonderfully romantic and moving tale of human relationships."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (138 customer reviews)

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Man and Boy
5.  Man and Boy by Tony Parsons
The list author says:
  "Develop a love-hate relationship with Harry Silver."
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (267 customer reviews)

No Great Mischief
6.  No Great Mischief by Alistair MacLeod
The list author says:
  "Myths and tragedies of the Clann Calum Ruadh."
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

Arcadia
7.  Arcadia by Tom Stoppard
The list author says:
  "A very clever play set in two eras, with overlapping characters and histories."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

The Dark Holds No Terrors
8.  The Dark Holds No Terrors by Shashi Deshpande
The list author says:
  "A harrowing story of the secrets and power struggles within a violent marriage."
£5.05   Used & New from: £0.01

The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics)
9.  The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics) by Oscar Wilde
The list author says:
  "A classic tale of narcissism and vice."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (606 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Atonement
10.  Atonement by Ian McEwan
The list author says:
  "Intricately woven threads reveal the consequences of childhood jealousy and lies."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (364 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Life Of Pi
11.  Life Of Pi by Yann Martel
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4,028 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

We Need To Talk About Kevin
12.  We Need To Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver
The list author says:
  "Nature or Nurture? You decide."
£6.23   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (738 customer reviews)

Vernon God Little
13.  Vernon God Little by DBC Pierre
The list author says:
  "Hilarious. And kind of chilling. At the same time."
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (148 customer reviews)

The Butcher Boy
14.  The Butcher Boy by Patrick McCabe
The list author says:
  "Black comedy? I didn't think it was funny, but I loved it all the same."
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

The Story of Lucy Gault
15.  The Story of Lucy Gault by William Trevor
The list author says:
  "Heart-breaking and bleak."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (55 customer reviews)

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The Diving-Bell and the Butterfly
16.  The Diving-Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby
The list author says:
  "Awe-inspiring."
£5.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (148 customer reviews)

The Other Boleyn Girl
17.  The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
The list author says:
  "Shocking and eye-opening. I'm hooked on Tudor history now!"
£6.79   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (475 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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