The Greatest Books I've ever read

A Listmania! list by Mr. GJ Borrows "[green eyes]" (Liverpool, England)
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The Shawshank Redemption
1.  The Shawshank Redemption by Stephen King
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  "Is this King's best? I think it is. Shawshank Redemption is excellent, and Apt Pupil is just plain scary!"
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His Dark Materials
2.  His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman
The list author says:
  "An excellent trilogy full of heart rendering emotions and a brilliant storyline. Up there with LOTR."
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Harry Potter Paperback Box Set: Four Volumes
3.  Harry Potter Paperback Box Set: Four Volumes by J. K. Rowling
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  "One of the greatest childrens series ever."
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Rainbow Six
4.  Rainbow Six by Tom Clancy
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  "Keeps you turning the pages for more and more gun-toting action."
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The Hobbit
5.  The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
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  "A heart-warming tale. Simpler to understand than LOTR, but just as good."
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The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set)
6.  The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set) by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "Arguably the greatest fantasy series ever!"
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The Shining
7.  The Shining by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "A classic horror novel from the master of spooks."
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The Green Mile
8.  The Green Mile by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "A wonderful novel full of suspense of character."
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Tess of the D'urbervilles (Penguin Popular Classics)
9.  Tess of the D'urbervilles (Penguin Popular Classics) by Thomas Hardy
The list author says:
  "I think this is Hardy's best novel."
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The Colour of Magic: The First  Discworld Novel: 1
10.  The Colour of Magic: The First Discworld Novel: 1 by Terry Pratchett
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  "The beginning of one of the funniest series ever."
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The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy
11.  The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy by Douglas Adams
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  "An excellent series by Douglas Adams"
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American Psycho
12.  American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
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  "An awe-inspiring book that will shock and disturb you"
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The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics)
13.  The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics) by Oscar Wilde
The list author says:
  "Wilde's most controversial and best book."
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Great Expectations (Penguin Popular Classics)
14.  Great Expectations (Penguin Popular Classics) by Charles Dickens
The list author says:
  "A book you will hate, then slowly start to love. Dicken's best."
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