Favourite Books Of Mine

A Listmania! list by Mr. A. Haysom
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Vurt
1.  Vurt by Jeff Noon
The list author says:
  "This is such a legend of a book! I'm afraid to read it a second time in case I don't enjoy it as much! I've been totally obsessed about keeping the cover pristine too!"
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Dark Moon
2.  Dark Moon by David Gemmell
The list author says:
  "My personal favourite of David Gemmells Novels. Such a loss now he has gone :-("
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The Earthsea Quartet: "A Wizard Of Earthsea"; "The Tombs of Atuan"; "The Farthest Shore"; "Tehanu" (Puffin Books)
3.  The Earthsea Quartet: "A Wizard Of Earthsea"; "The Tombs of Atuan"; "The Farthest Shore"; "Tehanu" (Puffin Books) by Ursula Le Guin
The list author says:
  "You can't really read one of these without reading the others, so I had to put the quartet in here! A brilliant olde-worlde saga with wizards, mages, dragons and the like."
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The Eye Of The World: Book 1 of the Wheel of Time: 1/12
4.  The Eye Of The World: Book 1 of the Wheel of Time: 1/12 by Robert Jordan
The list author says:
  "I'm in love with all of Jordans Wheel Of Time series, so I have just included the first one in this list.  Possibly the longest saga ever...? An incredibly huge and in-depth world"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (298 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Dark Tower: Gunslinger Bk. 1
5.  The Dark Tower: Gunslinger Bk. 1 by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "Again, another long series, 7 in this one. If you think Stephen King only does horror, think again! I love the way it is filled with influences from our own world."
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Incompetence (GOLLANCZ S.F.)
6.  Incompetence (GOLLANCZ S.F.) by Rob Grant
The list author says:
  "This is one of the funniest books I have read in ages!!!"
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Book 1)
7.  Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Book 1) by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "I don't care what anyone thinks, I love Harry Potter!!!"
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American Gods
8.  American Gods by Neil Gaiman
The list author says:
  "Can't think what to write about this, but it's bl**dy brilliant!"
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (283 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

I Am Legend (S.F. MASTERWORKS)
9.  I Am Legend (S.F. MASTERWORKS) by Richard Matheson
The list author says:
  "Zombie-like-Vampires story that's ahead of it's time. Being made into an action movie with Will Smith, hmmmmm..."
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Stardust
10.  Stardust by Neil Gaiman
The list author says:
  "Another currently being made into a movie. Hope it will be along the lines of Pans Labyrinth."
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Neverwhere
11.  Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
The list author says:
  "Neil Gaiman is brilliant. Simple as."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (318 customer reviews)

Needle in the Groove
12.  Needle in the Groove by Jeff Noon
The list author says:
  "Great, tripped out story. Fans of music such as Autechre/Biosphere/Labradford should read this!"
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The Dark Half
13.  The Dark Half by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "My favourite horror by Stephen King."
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Pollen
14.  Pollen by Jeff Noon
The list author says:
  "Another good one from Jeff Noon. Back in the Vurt world once more."
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Assassin's Apprentice (The Farseer Trilogy - Book 1): 1/3
15.  Assassin's Apprentice (The Farseer Trilogy - Book 1): 1/3 by Robin Hobb
The list author says:
  "Read this trilogy. Magic and 'kind of' Dragons, with royal politics. Incredibly sad too. and then......"
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The Liveship Traders 1: Ship of Magic
16.  The Liveship Traders 1: Ship of Magic by Robin Hobb
The list author says:
  "Read this trilogy. Set in the same world, less magic but with Sea Serpents and pirates. Quite sad too. and finally....."
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Fool's Errand (The Tawny Man Trilogy, Book 1): Book One of the Tawny Man: 1/3
17.  Fool's Errand (The Tawny Man Trilogy, Book 1): Book One of the Tawny Man: 1/3 by Robin Hobb
The list author says:
  "Read This!  A conclusion to the original trilogy. Much more dragons, and much more melancholy. Beautiful tho."
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Watership Down (Puffin Books)
18.  Watership Down (Puffin Books) by Richard Adams
The list author says:
  "I love this rabbity story! The film is one of my faves too :-)"
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His Dark Materials Gift Set: "Northern Lights", "The Subtle Knife", "The Amber Spyglass"
19.  His Dark Materials Gift Set: "Northern Lights", "The Subtle Knife", "The Amber Spyglass" by Philip Pullman
The list author says:
  "This is a good series, (Even if I did hate the main character first of all, and think the last book went on too long)."
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The Faraway Tree Stories: Three Books in One
20.  The Faraway Tree Stories: Three Books in One by Enid Blyton
The list author says:
  "One of my faves from my childhood. I loved all of Blytons books."
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The War of the Worlds
21.  The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
The list author says:
  "If you've only seen the Tom Cruise film, please don't base your opinion of it on that! Read this instead!"
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Lord of the Flies
22.  Lord of the Flies by William Golding
The list author says:
  "Must read this again, it was ages ago i last did and can't remember too much about it anymore. Remember it was good tho."
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass (Penguin Classics)
23.  Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass (Penguin Classics) by Lewis Carroll
The list author says:
  "I just love this one!"
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Automated Alice
24.  Automated Alice by Jeff Noon
The list author says:
  "And this one matches the above in Jeff Noon's own weird little way."
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KINDLE!!!!! 1 1 Sep 2011
Liveship Traders Book Covers 3 12 Aug 2011
 
   

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