My Favorite Books This Year... So Far

A Listmania! list by Mark Hattersley "BLS mark" (Behind you...)
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The Grapes of Wrath
1.  The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
The list author says:
  "A close winner being 550 pages of sheer poetry"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (241 customer reviews)

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One Hundred Years of Solitude
2.  One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The list author says:
  "...And a close second, being the most enthralling and ambitious read"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (331 customer reviews)

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The Odyssey (Penguin Classics)
3.  The Odyssey (Penguin Classics) by Homer
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  "The genesis of writing"
£5.59   Used & New from: £0.17
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (81 customer reviews)

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Penguin Classics)
4.  One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Penguin Classics) by Chuck Palahniuk
The list author says:
  "Incredibly human. Changed my outlook"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (152 customer reviews)

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Catch-22
5.  Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
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  "Unreal in its incredible use of satire. An addictive read"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (524 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Lord of the Flies
6.  Lord of the Flies by William Golding
The list author says:
  "Powerful and haunting"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (434 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Secret Agent: With an Introduction by Giles Foden (Vintage Classics)
7.  The Secret Agent: With an Introduction by Giles Foden (Vintage Classics) by Joseph Conrad
The list author says:
  "My introduction to Conrad's writing. Beautifully written"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (35 customer reviews)

American Psycho
8.  American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
The list author says:
  "A sickening satire. Relentless!"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (426 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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A Farewell To Arms
9.  A Farewell To Arms by Ernest Hemingway
The list author says:
  "An simple and efficiently written novel"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (149 customer reviews)

1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four
10.  1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
The list author says:
  "An important book which, like all of Orwell's works, I appreciate for the concept rather than his unfulfilling narrative"
£10.39   Used & New from: £7.36
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (804 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

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