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A Listmania! list by "qbrickseye"
 
Catch-22
1.  Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
The list author says:
  "Satirical and absurd. Funny as hell."
£6.74   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (544 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Beach
2.  The Beach by Alex Garland
The list author says:
  "Reads like a film. And a gazillion times better than the film."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (408 customer reviews)

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American Psycho
3.  American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
The list author says:
  "The definitive 80's novel. Satirical to the bone. And, of course, better than the disappointing film version."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (442 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Crying Of Lot 49
4.  The Crying Of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon
The list author says:
  "This book has to be experienced! Wild and funny. You think you're paranoid? Read this to be sure."
£6.29   Used & New from: £2.23
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Waiting for Godot: A Tragicomedy in Two Acts
5.  Waiting for Godot: A Tragicomedy in Two Acts by Samuel Beckett
The list author says:
  "The quintessential theatre play of the absurd. And a great read. Funny and touching."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)

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The Catcher in the Rye
6.  The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
The list author says:
  "Ahh. Holden Caulfield. Classic."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (566 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Lord of the Flies
7.  Lord of the Flies by William Golding
The list author says:
  "Yup. Liked it."
£5.59   Used & New from: £1.50
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (469 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Big Sleep: A Philip Marlowe Mystery (Penguin Fiction)
8.  The Big Sleep: A Philip Marlowe Mystery (Penguin Fiction) by Raymond Chandler
The list author says:
  "The only Chandler I've read. But not the last. Oozes style."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (81 customer reviews)

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Double Indemnity (CRIME MASTERWORKS)
9.  Double Indemnity (CRIME MASTERWORKS) by James M. Cain
The list author says:
  "Nervewrecking."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

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Conversations with Wilder
10.  Conversations with Wilder by Cameron Crowe
The list author says:
  "Not a fiction book. Very well written by film director Cameron Crowe. If you're interested in films, old Hollywood and the like, you'll love this."
Used & New from: £11.79
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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The Tripods Boxed Set
11.  The Tripods Boxed Set by John Christopher
The list author says:
  "Made a great impact on me when I was about 12 years old."
Used & New from: £23.87
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

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LA Confidential: Classic Noir
12.  LA Confidential: Classic Noir by James Ellroy
The list author says:
  "The only Ellroy I've read. Brutal, OTT, compelling."
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

Take 22: Moviemakers on Moviemaking
13.  Take 22: Moviemakers on Moviemaking by Judith Crist
The list author says:
  "Interested in film and filmmaking? Try this. A great read."
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The Hobbit
14.  The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "Haven't read the big one. But liked this."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,315 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Dead Zone
15.  The Dead Zone by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "I like some King."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (56 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Shining
16.  The Shining by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "Well, liked it."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (468 customer reviews)

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Different Seasons
17.  Different Seasons by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "Non-horror. Liked it."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Of Mice and Men (Penguin Modern Classics)
18.  Of Mice and Men (Penguin Modern Classics) by John Steinbeck
The list author says:
  "Gotta read more Steinbeck."
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (734 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Stupid White Men: ...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation!
19.  Stupid White Men: ...and Other Sorry Excuses for the State of the Nation! by Michael Moore
The list author says:
  "Funny."
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3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (147 customer reviews)

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Preston Sturges
20.  Preston Sturges by Tom Sturges
The list author says:
  "Should have been higher on the list. Read this if you're interested in movies, Sturges and Hollywood, and read it if you're not. Just very funny, touching and well-written."
£18.99   Used & New from: £1.66
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Batman: Dark Knight Returns
21.  Batman: Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller
The list author says:
  "There's gotta be room for comic books! And this is the best ever."
Used & New from: £5.92
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (137 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Batman: Year One
22.  Batman: Year One by Frank Miller
The list author says:
  "Almost as good as the one above."
Used & New from: £4.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (173 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Daredevil Visionaries Frank Miller Volume 1 TPB: Frank Miller v. 1
23.  Daredevil Visionaries Frank Miller Volume 1 TPB: Frank Miller v. 1 by Frank Miller
The list author says:
  "Volume 1-3. The classic Miller Daredevil run. Great, great, great."
Used & New from: £9.94
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Watchmen
24.  Watchmen by Alan Moore
The list author says:
  "An adult spin on the superhero comic book. Fantastic."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (257 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

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Tintin and the Picaros (The Adventures of Tintin)
25.  Tintin and the Picaros (The Adventures of Tintin) by Hergé
The list author says:
  "You gotta love Tintin. I have a weak spot for this one, the last, but could have picked from many classics."
£6.39   Used & New from: £2.58
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

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