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Great reads

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A Prayer For Owen Meany
A Prayer For Owen Meany
"I would recommend this to everyone. Masterful"
The Handmaid's Tale (Contemporary Classics)
The Handmaid's Tale (Contemporary Classics)
"I'll always remember this as the book that made me love reading"
Rebecca (VMC)
Rebecca (VMC)
"One of the classic old-school suspense novels. Brilliant"
What a Carve Up! (Essential Penguin)
What a Carve Up! (Essential Penguin)
"Made me laugh out loud"
The Power of One
The Power of One
"Australian fiction at its best"
Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China
Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China
"A history lesson and a heart rending story all rolled into  one."
London: The Novel
London: The Novel
"An epic and truly fine novel telling the history of an epic and truly fine city"
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
"Most people prefer Safran Foer's Everything Is Iluminated, but this is, for me, the far superior story"
The History of Love
The History of Love
"Aaah. This book, more than any other, makes you remember the true meaning of love."
The Times Comprehensive Atlas of the World
The Times Comprehensive Atlas of the World
"If there's one book I'm going back to again and again, it's this beautifully illustrated Atlas. It is money well spent"
Cider House Rules - The Novel
Cider House Rules - The Novel
"John Irving is a genius. Don't be put off if you've seen the (disappointing) film - this is pure, unadulterated entertainment"
The Complete Lewis Carroll (Collector's Library Editions)
The Complete Lewis Carroll (Collector's Library Editions)
"Definitely worth investing in a hardback collection of Lewis Carrol's stories - they are timeless"
Fingersmith
Fingersmith
"There's something about this book that makes everyone want to describe it as a 'romp' - Fact is, in so many ways, this is a romp of a book suitable for grannies, teenagers and everyone in between"
Crime and Punishment (Penguin Classics)
Crime and Punishment (Penguin Classics)
"I feel a bit pretentious putting this on my list, but it is such a great story and still manages to feel fresh and modern"
Middlesex
Middlesex
"If it weren't for the two unnecessary extra chapters at the end, this would be much higher up. A fascinating read"
The Secret History
The Secret History
"If you want a book to totally get you engrossed, that makes you want to read it all in a day, then this is it"
Flowers in the Attic (Dollanganger Family 1)
Flowers in the Attic (Dollanganger Family 1)
"Maybe if I read this now, rather than when I was a teenager, this wouldn't make my list - but I still remember it fondly so it must have had something about it. Great for advanced teen readers I'd say"
A Suitable Boy
A Suitable Boy
"This is a book you can really get your teeth into. Fascinating insight into Indian life during the transition to independence"
Great Expectations (Penguin Classics)
Great Expectations (Penguin Classics)
"Great for reading on bus/train journeys as its gripping enough to be read in short bursts"
Slammerkin
Slammerkin
"There are lots of novels about women in 18th/19th Century prisons but I think this beat's Alias Grace and Affinity in terms of plot"