Books you should have read before you die

A Listmania! list by Ms. L. Gonzalez "Laura Gonzalez" (Glasgow, UK)
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Anna Karenina (Wordsworth Classics)
1.  Anna Karenina (Wordsworth Classics) by Leo Tolstoy
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  "Indispensable for those who like good stories"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (138 customer reviews)

Ulysses (Penguin Modern Classics)
2.  Ulysses (Penguin Modern Classics) by James Joyce
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  "The book of the books"
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The Annotated Lolita
3.  The Annotated Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
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  "Divine"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

The Great Gatsby (Penguin Popular Classics)
4.  The Great Gatsby (Penguin Popular Classics) by F Scott Fitzgerald
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  "Very simple but very effective storytelling. This is one of the most haunting books ever written"
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A Lover's Discourse (Vintage Classics)
5.  A Lover's Discourse (Vintage Classics) by Roland Barthes
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  "A book about love by an academic who believed in the existence of the soul"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle
6.  The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
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  "Life is full of surprises and this is certainly one of the nicests I have ever encountered"
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Immortality
7.  Immortality by Milan Kundera
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  "Who does not want to be immortal? Besides the section on homo-sentimentalis is very visionary"
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White Noise (Picador Books)
8.  White Noise (Picador Books) by Don DeLillo
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  "The book I would like to have written"
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3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

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Hopscotch (Panther)
9.  Hopscotch (Panther) by Julio Cortazar
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  "Athree dimensional characters and funny ways of reading books. Also very very intellectual..."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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And Our Faces, My Heart, Brief as Photos (Vintage International)
10.  And Our Faces, My Heart, Brief as Photos (Vintage International) by John Berger
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  "Just read the title... A delighful collection of paragraphs and thoughts by someone interesting that knows how to convey them"
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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