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A Listmania! list by Scaramanga (uk)
 
The Magus (Vintage Classics)
1.  The Magus (Vintage Classics) by John Fowles
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  "mesmerisingly vivid and seductive.The imaginary greek island of Phraxos will live in me forever ."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (128 customer reviews)

The Five Gates of Hell
2.  The Five Gates of Hell by Rupert Thomson
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  "I will never forget the urban gothic funeral town of Moon Beach"
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Cloud Atlas
3.  Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
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  "Sloosha's crossin' an' ev'rythin' after is probably the best thing I have ever read ."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (617 customer reviews)

Islands in the Stream
4.  Islands in the Stream by Ernest Hemingway
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  "The first Hemmingway I read , and the one I always remember."
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The Name Of The Rose (Vintage Classics)
5.  The Name Of The Rose (Vintage Classics) by Umberto Eco
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  "I was hooked right from the first few pages"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (102 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Beach
6.  The Beach by Alex Garland
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  "Much better than the film. (And I thought the film was good )"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (405 customer reviews)

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Papillon
7.  Papillon by Henri Charrière
The list author says:
  "The most exciting book I've ever read"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (155 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Wasp Factory
8.  The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks
The list author says:
  "eerie from start to finish"
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One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
9.  One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
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  "I will never forget McMurphy or Big Nurse"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (152 customer reviews)

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Vernon God Little
10.  Vernon God Little by DBC Pierre
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  "I read this years ago but still frequently think about it."
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3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (145 customer reviews)

Titus Groan (Gormenghast Trilogy)
11.  Titus Groan (Gormenghast Trilogy) by Mervyn Peake
The list author says:
  "Unforgettable gothic imagery"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (59 customer reviews)

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