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A Listmania! list by K. Ellis "Krellis" (Seismic Boat Trash)
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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
1.  Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson
The list author says:
  "Drugs Drugs Drugs Drugs and a few drugs.... and Las Vegas.... what a combo"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (168 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Dirk Gently Omnibus
2.  The Dirk Gently Omnibus by Douglas Adams
The list author says:
  "My favourite author and someone I would have loved to have met - Hitch Hikers is good but Mr Gently is genius"
£18.99   Used & New from: £1.41
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (20 customer reviews)

Mort: (Discworld Novel 4) (Discworld Novels)
3.  Mort: (Discworld Novel 4) (Discworld Novels) by Terry Pratchett
The list author says:
  "Favourite Pratchett book - brilliant stuff - if you don't read them in order it's a good one to start with, but try and read them in order"
£7.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (158 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Doors of Perception, Heaven and Hell (Flamingo Modern Classics)
4.  The Doors of Perception, Heaven and Hell (Flamingo Modern Classics) by J. G. Ballard
The list author says:
  "Huxley off his face - what a book! And inspiration for the band name too.... bargain"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)

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The Electric Kool Aid Acid Test
5.  The Electric Kool Aid Acid Test by Tom Wolfe
The list author says:
  "Led onto this from Mr Thompson - great book"
£6.79   Used & New from: £3.73
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

The Private Life of the Brain (Penguin Press Science)
6.  The Private Life of the Brain (Penguin Press Science) by Susan Greenfield
The list author says:
  "Very good - readable and bloody interesting stuff"
£9.98   Used & New from: £1.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Freaky Dancin': Me and the Mondays
7.  Freaky Dancin': Me and the Mondays by Bez
The list author says:
  "Brilliant - a good insight into life in Manchester and the lives of the Mondays - told by a craftsman"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

The Tripods Trilogy
8.  The Tripods Trilogy by John Christopher
The list author says:
  "Right this is for kids I know - but I remember the tv series and still think it's a great trilogy"
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

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The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (Picador)
9.  The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat (Picador) by Oliver Sacks
The list author says:
  "Borrowed this from a mate and was astounded - again very readable / accessible"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (155 customer reviews)

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2001: A Space Odyssey
10.  2001: A Space Odyssey by Sir Arthur C. Clarke CBE
The list author says:
  "As good as the film - or I should really say the film is as good as this......"
£7.19   Used & New from: £1.19
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (87 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge (Arkana)
11.  The Teachings of Don Juan: A Yaqui Way of Knowledge (Arkana) by Carlos Castaneda
The list author says:
  "Very interesting stuff - lent to me by one of my offshore mates"
£9.98   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

On the Road
12.  On the Road by Jack Kerouac
The list author says:
  "Just finished reading this - and it was as good as everyone I spoke to said it would be!"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (248 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Proud Highway: 1955-67, Saga of a Desperate Southern Gentleman v.1: Fear and Loathing Letters: 1955-67, Saga of a Desperate Southern Gentleman Vol 1
13.  The Proud Highway: 1955-67, Saga of a Desperate Southern Gentleman v.1: Fear and Loathing Letters: 1955-67, Saga of a Desperate Southern Gentleman Vol 1 by Hunter S. Thompson
The list author says:
  "More HST - A little hard core reading but a really good laugh - fantastic letters, notes and articles and a good lesson in history too"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

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The Naked Chef
14.  The Naked Chef by Jamie Oliver
The list author says:
  "Don't get me wrong I think this guy is a penis - but he cooks good fodder"
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (126 customer reviews)

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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:
  "First book in the 'Farseer' trilogy and a very good read indeed"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (641 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Journey to the Centre of the Earth (Penguin Popular Classics)
16.  Journey to the Centre of the Earth (Penguin Popular Classics) by Jules Peabody Verne
The list author says:
  "The first 'proper' book I read when a nipper - utterly absurd - but a great book"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (103 customer reviews)

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The Lord of The Rings (Based on the 50th Anniversary Single volume edition 2004)
17.  The Lord of The Rings (Based on the 50th Anniversary Single volume edition 2004) by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "Yeah, yeah all this Lord of the Rings gubbins - but it really is a good book - read it long before this movie lark"
£13.60   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,241 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

The Shipping News
18.  The Shipping News by Annie Proulx
The list author says:
  "I have a scary knack of reading books then suddenly finding them being shown down at the pictures a year later - the book is better than the film!"
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (121 customer reviews)

Mr Nice
19.  Mr Nice by Howard Marks
The list author says:
  "Very entertaining - read this after I saw him live in Liverpool - a good naughty man"
£7.49   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (137 customer reviews)

Quest for the Gloop (Picture Puffin)
20.  Quest for the Gloop (Picture Puffin) by Helen Nicoll
The list author says:
  "Wow - nearly fell off my chair when I searched for this one - my favourite book when I was a kid - fantastic"
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The Devil Rides Out
21.  The Devil Rides Out by Dennis Wheatley
The list author says:
  "The only book I've read which scared me s*itless"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (91 customer reviews)

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The Snows Of Kilimanjaro And Other Stories
22.  The Snows Of Kilimanjaro And Other Stories by Ernest Hemingway
The list author says:
  "First Hemmigway I read - and it's good"
£5.99   Used & New from: £0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

I, Robot
23.  I, Robot by Isaac Asimov
The list author says:
  "Very famous book from a genius writer - a good introduction to the Asimov library"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

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Good Omens
24.  Good Omens by Neil Gaiman
The list author says:
  "Another Pratchett - but this time a collaboration with Neil Gaimen - adds a little more darkness to the Pratchett world"
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Atlantis of the Sands
25.  Atlantis of the Sands by Sir Ranulph Fiennes
The list author says:
  "The last 'proper' explorer delivers a fantastic read"
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3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Customer Discussions about products in this list
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digital version 0 20 May 2014
Boring 7 15 Jan 2014
Please could someone recommend a kindle edition of LOTR 1 26 Dec 2013
Lord of the Rings Trivial Pursuit DVD game 1 1 Dec 2013
Is there life after Hobb? 21 6 Nov 2013
Would anyone recommend reading the poems and songs in LOTR? 1 12 Jul 2013
What Book To Read? 2 5 Nov 2012
choices for lord of the rings and hobbit in hardback 1 14 Feb 2012
help,hope someone knows the title of a sci fi book i want to read again 1 23 Jul 2010
Another superb read 0 11 Jan 2009
A modern day On The Road? 0 11 Jan 2009
Arthur Charles Clarke 1917 - 2008 0 19 Mar 2008
 
   

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