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A Listmania! list by Paul Beattie "dr_fell"
 
The Secret History
1.  The Secret History by Donna Tartt
The list author says:
  "A blistering book, and thank goodness, because Donna's difficult second book was, well, just not good...."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (500 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Dumas Club
2.  The Dumas Club by Arturo Peréz-Reverte
The list author says:
  "Only a Spaniard could write with this much flair....  simply dee-lish"
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

"Vanity Fair's" Hollywood
3.  "Vanity Fair's" Hollywood by Christopher Hitchens
The list author says:
  "Lush is the only word to describe the portrayal of Hollywood in all its Bacchanalian glory....."
Used & New from: £5.99
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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The Eagle of The Ninth
4.  The Eagle of The Ninth by Rosemary Sutcliff
The list author says:
  "A favourite of mine in childhood - now I'm reading it to my niece; I think she's bored, though..."
£6.39   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

From Hell
5.  From Hell by Alan Moore
The list author says:
  "I shall tell you where we are. We're in the most extreme and utter region of the human mind....  And it's fabulous."
£16.99   Used & New from: £10.79
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (85 customer reviews)

The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Man Against the Sea
6.  The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Man Against the Sea by Sebastian Junger
The list author says:
  "Read this - and eat tuna with reverence.  People sacrificed their lives so that you can eat it with mayonnaise and sweetcorn."
£7.80   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (230 customer reviews)

African Adventure (Red Fox Older Fiction)
7.  African Adventure (Red Fox Older Fiction) by Willard Price
The list author says:
  "Want to read really good kids' adventure books - ANY of the Willard Price "Adventure" books leave the Famous Five looking like the wusses they are..."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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The Name Of The Rose
8.  The Name Of The Rose by Umberto Eco
The list author says:
  "You need to read this several times to understand all the nuances, but the journey is as rewarding as the destination."
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Griffin and Sabine Trilogy
9.  Griffin and Sabine Trilogy by N. Bantock
The list author says:
  "Innovative is an over-used superlative....just not when talking about these books...."
Used & New from: £10.81
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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The Mysteries of Harris Burdick
10.  The Mysteries of Harris Burdick by Chris Van Allsburg
The list author says:
  "Don't try and understand it....just pretend the preface is true and take it from there...."
Used & New from: £3.46
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (36 customer reviews)

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