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The Bookseller Of Kabul
1.  The Bookseller Of Kabul by Åsne Seierstad
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  "A great insight. Poignent and, at times, shocking."
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The God of Small Things
2.  The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
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  "Magical."
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One Hundred Years of Solitude (Essential Penguin)
3.  One Hundred Years of Solitude (Essential Penguin) by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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  "Wonderfully original.  Bizarre; entertaining; worth the initial confusion."
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The Kite Runner
4.  The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
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  "Very moving.  It's a privilige to share in the main character's journey."
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The Old Curiosity Shop: A Tale (Penguin Classics)
5.  The Old Curiosity Shop: A Tale (Penguin Classics) by Charles Dickens
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  "Great characters.  Very entertaining and vivid."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews)

Little Dorrit (Penguin Classics)
6.  Little Dorrit (Penguin Classics) by Charles Dickens
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  "Worth the effort.  A real sense of achievement.  You become so accusstomed with the characters that it's really sad to have finished it."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (92 customer reviews)

Romeo and Juliet (Penguin Popular Classics)
7.  Romeo and Juliet (Penguin Popular Classics) by William Shakespeare
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  "The best love story ever."
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One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest
8.  One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest by Ken Kesey
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  "Essential reading: thought-provoking and non-conformist."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (132 customer reviews)

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The Bell Jar
9.  The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
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  "A gripping strem of consciousness."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (287 customer reviews)

Mother Tongue: The English Language
10.  Mother Tongue: The English Language by Bill Bryson
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  "So interesting."
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Eats Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation
11.  Eats Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation by Lynne Truss
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  "Hilarious and useful."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (304 customer reviews)

Notes From A Small Island
12.  Notes From A Small Island by Bill Bryson
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  "A hilarious look at Britishness."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (290 customer reviews)

Wuthering Heights (Penguin Classics)
13.  Wuthering Heights (Penguin Classics) by Emily Brontë
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  "Haunting; moving; beautiful."
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The Time Traveler's Wife
14.  The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
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  "A great summer read. (I was nearly crying at the end)."
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To Kill a Mocking Bird
15.  To Kill a Mocking Bird by Harper Lee
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  "There's a reason that so many English teachers choose to teach this novel; it's truly wonderful."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (949 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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About a Boy
16.  About a Boy 
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  "Another great summer read. Very funny with loveable characters."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews)

The Big Sleep: A Philip Marlowe Mystery (Penguin Fiction)
17.  The Big Sleep: A Philip Marlowe Mystery (Penguin Fiction) by Raymond Chandler
The list author says:
  "I really didn't think that this would be my type of story, but it most definitely was.  A ballsy crime novel."
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Great Expectations (Penguin Popular Classics)
18.  Great Expectations (Penguin Popular Classics) by Charles Dickens
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  "You sometimes just want to slap Pip on his journey from rags to riches!"
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Emergency Kit: Poems for Strange Times
19.  Emergency Kit: Poems for Strange Times by Matthew Sweeney
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  "Brilliant.  (Yet I still haven't worked out how they decided upon the order of the poems)."
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The Adventure of English
20.  The Adventure of English by Melvyn Bragg
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  "Illuminating."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)

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