My favourite Books - in no order

A Listmania! list by sisterofthemoon (Devon, UK)
 
Frenchman's Creek (VMC)
1.  Frenchman's Creek (VMC) by Daphne Du Maurier
The list author says:
  "Pure escapism - wonderful, my favourite Daphne Du Maurier novel."
£8.18   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews)

I Capture The Castle (Vintage Classics)
2.  I Capture The Castle (Vintage Classics) by Dodie Smith
The list author says:
  "Heaven in literary form."
£5.59   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (176 customer reviews)

Jane Eyre (Penguin Classics)
3.  Jane Eyre (Penguin Classics) by Charlotte Brontė
The list author says:
  "This book means so much to me. Not only has it influenced the way I live but from reading it I became a different person. Plus I am in love with Mr Rochester!"
£5.74   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (745 customer reviews)

His Dark Materials
4.  His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman
The list author says:
  "This trilogy has everything, love, religion, power, friendship and talking bears!"
Used & New from: £4.71
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (419 customer reviews)

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Katherine
5.  Katherine by Anya Seton
The list author says:
  "The  best historical romance novel ever."
£8.69   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (193 customer reviews)

The Complete Novels of Jane Austen: Seven Great English Classics
6.  The Complete Novels of Jane Austen: Seven Great English Classics by Jane Austen
The list author says:
  "My all time favourite writer. My favourites are Persuasion and Sense and Sensibility as in my opinion they are more heartfelt."
£12.92   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (255 customer reviews)

Birdsong (Vintage War)
7.  Birdsong (Vintage War) by Sebastian Faulks
The list author says:
  "Describes the brutality and reality of War in a very poignant and atmospheric way. A modern classic."
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (593 customer reviews)

The Pursuit of Love and Love in a Cold Climate: Two Novels (Vintage International)
8.  The Pursuit of Love and Love in a Cold Climate: Two Novels (Vintage International) by Nancy Mitford
The list author says:
  "Hilarious. Great characterisation and I adore Nancy Mitfords sharp, witty prose."
Used & New from: £0.51
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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To Kill a Mocking Bird
9.  To Kill a Mocking Bird by Harper Lee
The list author says:
  "A book that is just important today as it was when it was first published."
Used & New from: £8.90
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (714 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Queen's Fool
10.  The Queen's Fool by Philippa Gregory
The list author says:
  "My favourite Philippa Gregory book."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (155 customer reviews)

The Godfather
11.  The Godfather by Mario Puzo
The list author says:
  "A masterpiece."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (208 customer reviews)

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The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy
12.  The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy by Douglas Adams
The list author says:
  "Makes you think and laugh out loud (a lot)"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (261 customer reviews)

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Little Women (Oxford World's Classics)
13.  Little Women (Oxford World's Classics) by Louisa May Alcott
The list author says:
  "A long time favourite of mine. Jo March is my favourite heroine of all time."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (225 customer reviews)

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Winnie-the-Pooh - The Complete Collection of Stories and Poems
14.  Winnie-the-Pooh - The Complete Collection of Stories and Poems by A. A. Milne
The list author says:
  "The first book I read. Beautiful."
£20.39   Used & New from: £14.85
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (118 customer reviews)

The Catcher in the Rye
15.  The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
The list author says:
  "We have all had Holden moments. Brilliant."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (498 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Venetia
16.  Venetia by Georgette Heyer
The list author says:
  "I have only recently started reading Georgette Heyer and I must like her seeing as I have just ordered five more of her books. Pure romance, escapism and very well written."
£6.93   Used & New from: £0.79
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Bell Jar
17.  The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
The list author says:
  "A very important book for me personally, and a book which hauntingly stays with you long after you have finished reading it."
£5.59   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (271 customer reviews)

Wuthering Heights (Penguin Classics)
18.  Wuthering Heights (Penguin Classics) by Emily Brontė
The list author says:
  "Beautifully and distinctively written. You will not be able to put it down."
£5.24   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (422 customer reviews)

The Thorn Birds
19.  The Thorn Birds by Colleen McCullough
The list author says:
  "Stunning. A truly wonderfull and beautifully written story."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (234 customer reviews)

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Cold Comfort Farm (Essential Penguin)
20.  Cold Comfort Farm (Essential Penguin) by Stella Gibbons
The list author says:
  "This is certainly one, if not the funniest novels ever written. It always cheers me up and makes me smile!"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (146 customer reviews)

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Book 4)
21.  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Book 4) by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "The best in the series. Can't wait for the seventh one!"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (884 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Gormenghast Trilogy
22.  The Gormenghast Trilogy by Mervyn Peake
The list author says:
  "A very dark, compelling story that I became totally engrossed in."
£12.24   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (127 customer reviews)

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (Penguin Popular Classics)
23.  The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (Penguin Popular Classics) by Anne Brontė
The list author says:
  "A true classic , and very important novel. Just as good as Wuthering Heights."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (176 customer reviews)

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The Secret Garden (Penguin Popular Classics)
24.  The Secret Garden (Penguin Popular Classics) by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The list author says:
  "A lovely strory."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

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The Mill on the Floss (Penguin Popular Classics)
25.  The Mill on the Floss (Penguin Popular Classics) by George Eliot
The list author says:
  "The first 'classic' novel I read and my favourite Eliot novel."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (74 customer reviews)

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