Books to take on a Desert Island

A Listmania! list by S. J. Hughes (Hartlepool, UK)
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Bloodtide (Puffin Teenage Books)
1.  Bloodtide (Puffin Teenage Books) by Melvin Burgess
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  "An amazing, brutal, cruel futuristic take on the Icelandic Volsunga Saga."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

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Junk (Puffin Teenage Fiction)
2.  Junk (Puffin Teenage Fiction) by Melvin Burgess
The list author says:
  "Haunting, believable and convincing."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (140 customer reviews)

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Disconnected (Collins Flamingo)
3.  Disconnected (Collins Flamingo) by Sherry Ashworth
The list author says:
  "A real book that makes you feel like you are in the story."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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The Killer's Cousin (Collins Flamingo)
4.  The Killer's Cousin (Collins Flamingo) by Nancy Werlin
The list author says:
  "A thrilling thriller."
£9.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Cut (Collins Flamingo)
5.  Cut (Collins Flamingo) by Patricia McCormick
The list author says:
  "A sensitive book."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

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Hard Cash (Point)
6.  Hard Cash (Point) by Kate Cann
The list author says:
  "Even after reading it for the seventeenth time, I finish it saying 'wow'."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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The Beach
7.  The Beach by Alex Garland
The list author says:
  "Frighteningly believable."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (407 customer reviews)

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Troy (Point)
8.  Troy (Point) by Adele Geras
The list author says:
  "A powerful novelisation of a wonderful tale."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

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Green Angel
9.  Green Angel by Alice Hoffman
The list author says:
  "A story of change and greif that chills your soul from beiginning to end"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

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The Seeing Stone (Arthur)
10.  The Seeing Stone (Arthur) by Kevin Crossley-Holland
The list author says:
  "A stunning novel."
£5.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)

A Million Little Pieces
11.  A Million Little Pieces by James Frey
The list author says:
  "An unforgettable momoir."
£9.98   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (260 customer reviews)

The Virgin Suicides
12.  The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides
The list author says:
  "Hynotic, haunting and remarkable."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (163 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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For Two Nights Only: Omnibus 4: "Overtime", "Grailblazers"
13.  For Two Nights Only: Omnibus 4: "Overtime", "Grailblazers" by Tom Holt
The list author says:
  "Hilarous."
£10.99   Used & New from: £0.01
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

I Capture The Castle
14.  I Capture The Castle by Dodie Smith
The list author says:
  "An intelligent page turner."
£7.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (204 customer reviews)

Stop Pretending: What happened when my big sister went crazy
15.  Stop Pretending: What happened when my big sister went crazy by Sonya Sones
The list author says:
  "Sonya Sones never wavers in pin pointing the narrator's emotions."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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The Suicide Kit
16.  The Suicide Kit by David L. Hayles
The list author says:
  "A witty day-reader."
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3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Lady: My Life as a Bitch (Puffin Teenage Books)
17.  Lady: My Life as a Bitch (Puffin Teenage Books) by Melvin Burgess
The list author says:
  "Right on the mark."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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Waking Dream (PB)
18.  Waking Dream (PB) by Rhiannon Lassiter
The list author says:
  "Winningly clever."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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