Books that I read in 2006

A Listmania! list by Rhythmgirl (London, UK)
 
The Undomestic Goddess
1.  The Undomestic Goddess by Sophie Kinsella
The list author says:
  "Had a good laugh indeed, I like it!"
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Other People's Worlds
2.  Other People's Worlds by William Trevor
The list author says:
  "I read this 10 years ago but couldn't remember anything.  On re-reading, I come to conclude that Trevor's works seldom disappoint and I particularly like the way he describes his characters."
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On Beauty
3.  On Beauty by Zadie Smith
The list author says:
  "Maybe I really had too high expectation from it and therefore am disappointed!"
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1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four
4.  1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
The list author says:
  "No wonder it's a classic, some parts of it remind me of the cultural revolution in China during the sixties and seventies."
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The Hundred Secret Senses
5.  The Hundred Secret Senses by Amy Tan
The list author says:
  "Tan always writes good stories and for this one, I feel really touched at the end."
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The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales (Penguin Psychology)
6.  The Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales (Penguin Psychology) by Bruno Bettelheim
The list author says:
  "Read the first part for research, if have time, would read the second part later.  Quite illuminating stuff."
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In Her Mother's House: The Politics of Asian American Mother-Daughter Writing (Critical Perspectives on Asian Pacific Americans)
7.  In Her Mother's House: The Politics of Asian American Mother-Daughter Writing (Critical Perspectives on Asian Pacific Americans) by Wendy Ho
The list author says:
  "For research again and I quite like it, though it'd be better if the author could make it more concise."
19.36   Used & New from: 14.77

Woman, Native, Other: Writing Postcoloniality and Feminism
8.  Woman, Native, Other: Writing Postcoloniality and Feminism by Trinh T. Minh-Ha
The list author says:
  "A good-read, though am not an expert in feminism."
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Rebecca
9.  Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
The list author says:
  "Good for leisure reading, but for some reason it becomes less interesting after the secret is unveiled."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (268 customer reviews)

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