Essential German Reads for Improving Your German

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Wort fur Wort: A New Advanced German Vocabulary
1.  Wort fur Wort: A New Advanced German Vocabulary by Paul Stocker
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  "Great list of essential vocab, categorised by topic"
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Collins Pocket German Verb Tables
2.  Collins Pocket German Verb Tables 
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  "Perfect for all those irregular verb patterns"
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Collins Gem - German Dictionary
3.  Collins Gem - German Dictionary by Harper Collins Publishers
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  "Handy to have, for checking genders and whilst you're out and about"
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The Collins German Dictionary: Major New Edition
4.  The Collins German Dictionary: Major New Edition 
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  "Of course no mini dictionary could ever compete with this mountain of information"
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Quick Fix German Grammar (Teach Yourself Languages)
5.  Quick Fix German Grammar (Teach Yourself Languages) by Susan Ashworth-Fiedler
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  "Does what it says on the label!"
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Dictionary of German Slang and Colloquial Expressions (Barron's)
6.  Dictionary of German Slang and Colloquial Expressions (Barron's) by Henry Strutz
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  "For the things they don't teach you at school..."
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German Idioms (Barrons)
7.  German Idioms (Barrons) by Henry Strutz
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  "This book is excellent for all those idiomatic expressions that just don't exist in English"
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The Little Book of Essential Foreign Swearwords (Summersdale humour)
8.  The Little Book of Essential Foreign Swearwords (Summersdale humour) by Emma Burgess
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  "Pocket-sized essential for when you want to blend in with the locals"
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The Penguin Dictionary of English Grammar (Penguin Reference Books)
9.  The Penguin Dictionary of English Grammar (Penguin Reference Books) by R L Trask
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  "I found that once I understood English grammar, German grammar then made much more sense to me"
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Kinder Von Bahnhof Zu (Ein Stern-Buch)
10.  Kinder Von Bahnhof Zu (Ein Stern-Buch) by F. Christiana
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  "I found this autobiography excellent for improving my reading skills, and also provided some of the more 'colloquial' vocab that was not taught to me at school"
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