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Beloved
1.  Beloved by Toni Morrison
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  "Perfect example of Morrison's command of narritive, beautifully written and an incredibly profound account of the effects of slavery both for the individual and the whole black community."
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Jazz
2.  Jazz by Toni Morrison
The list author says:
  "I'd read this one after a more accessible story of Morrison's such as 'Beloved' just to get used to her style of writing.  This is certainly a challenging narritive, but a total  MASTERPIECE!!!"
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For Esmé - with Love and Squalor: And Other Stories
3.  For Esmé - with Love and Squalor: And Other Stories by J.D. Salinger
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  "Just a fantastic read!  This short story really raises a lot of questions about human nature and the need for genuine companionship.  One of the most moving stories I have ever read."
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The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics)
4.  The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics) by Oscar Wilde
The list author says:
  "CLASSIC!  Read it, you will love it, sexy, bold and with a constant underlying sense of malevoulence what more could you want?  Wilde is an outstanding novelist.  Enough said."
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The Jungle (American Library)
5.  The Jungle (American Library) by Upton Sinclair
The list author says:
  "This is unahamedly protest literature so don't expect balanced accounts.  Yet its well written and most importantly a fantastic insight into political corruption in early twentieth century America."
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Sunset Song
6.  Sunset Song by Lewis Grassic Gibbon
The list author says:
  "Brilliently written with genuine feeling and a somewhat sentimental view of a rural Scotland on the cusp of industrialisation.  A product of the Scottish Literary Renaissance this novel is a triumph."
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Penguin Popular Classics)
7.  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Penguin Popular Classics) by James Joyce
The list author says:
  "Amazing! One that nobody should overlook"
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Nervous Conditions
8.  Nervous Conditions by Tsitsi Dangarembga
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  "This is a REMARKABLE insight into the psychological effects of colonialism/postcolonialism with particular regard to gender relations, religion and education in Zimbabwe."
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The Beautyful Ones are Not Yet Born (Heinemann African Writers Series)
9.  The Beautyful Ones are Not Yet Born (Heinemann African Writers Series) by Ayi Kwei Armah
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Season of Migration to the North (Penguin Modern Classics)
10.  Season of Migration to the North (Penguin Modern Classics) by Tayeb Salih
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

Orientalism
11.  Orientalism by Edward W. Said
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The Wretched of the Earth (Penguin Modern Classics)
12.  The Wretched of the Earth (Penguin Modern Classics) by Frantz Fanon
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Nation and Narration
13.  Nation and Narration by Homi K. Bhabha
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Midnight's Children (Vintage Classics)
14.  Midnight's Children (Vintage Classics) by Salman Rushdie
The list author says:
  "THE WORLD IN A BOOK! Open it to find a glistening treasure of words that seem to just fall off the page and straight into your imagination.  India's very own messed up polyglot epic myth."
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One Hundred Years of Solitude
15.  One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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The Ground Beneath Her Feet
16.  The Ground Beneath Her Feet by Salman Rushdie
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Dubliners (Penguin Modern Classics)
17.  Dubliners (Penguin Modern Classics) by Joyce James
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