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A Listmania! list by "jpspero"
 
The Great Gatsby (Penguin Modern Classics)
1.  The Great Gatsby (Penguin Modern Classics) by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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  "Greatest novel ever - 20s America's people, places and relationships are captured in a stunning book of peerless narrative, characterisation and social commentary. Fitzgerald's best."
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Tales Of The City
2.  Tales Of The City by Armistead Maupin
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  "Funny, acute, compassionate, lively and understanding book about 70s San Francisco. No-one has a mind for relationships of all sorts and an ear for dialogue like Maupin."
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One Hundred Years of Solitude (International Writers)
3.  One Hundred Years of Solitude (International Writers) by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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  "Epic magic realist chronicle of a South American family; fantastical happenings blend seamlessly with the intimate history of generations. Their loves and quarrels, deaths and births become our own."
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A Streetcar Named Desire and Other Plays: "Sweet Bird of Youth"; "A Streetcar Named Desire"; "The Glass Menagerie" (Penguin Modern Classics)
4.  A Streetcar Named Desire and Other Plays: "Sweet Bird of Youth"; "A Streetcar Named Desire"; "The Glass Menagerie" (Penguin Modern Classics) by Tennessee Williams
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  "Atmospheric masterpiece which tells of fading belle Blanche, sister Stella and brutish brother-in-law Stanley; their conflicts, passions and secrets build to the unforgetable climax."
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