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Catch-22
1.  Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
The list author says:
  "Intelligent, sarcastic and hilarious. Perfect."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (455 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Catcher in the Rye
2.  The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
The list author says:
  "The ultimate bildungsroman!"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (496 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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To Kill A Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary Edition
3.  To Kill A Mockingbird: 50th Anniversary Edition by Harper Lee
The list author says:
  "You can't help but read this fast."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (680 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Midnight's Children
4.  Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
The list author says:
  "Melancholy and hilarious - no more required."
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3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (136 customer reviews)

Brave New World
5.  Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
The list author says:
  "A novel with close links to the principles of eugenics. Worth reading for the predictions alone."
6.29   Used & New from: 1.63
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (245 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Fahrenheit 451 (Flamingo Modern Classics)
6.  Fahrenheit 451 (Flamingo Modern Classics) by Ray Bradbury
The list author says:
  "I love this short story. Written in the 1950's the predictions feel scarily ominous! A must for everyone."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (186 customer reviews)

Life: A User's Manual
7.  Life: A User's Manual by Georges Perec
The list author says:
  "I imagine it's very French... really, really good!"
7.69   Used & New from: 3.93
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

Ulysses (Penguin Modern Classics)
8.  Ulysses (Penguin Modern Classics) by James Joyce
The list author says:
  "An investment of effort but well worth it! French translation a must."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (207 customer reviews)

Selected Tales (Penguin Popular Classics)
9.  Selected Tales (Penguin Popular Classics) by Edgar Allan Poe
The list author says:
  "The legend!"
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Great Expectations (Wordsworth Classics)
10.  Great Expectations (Wordsworth Classics) by Charles Dickens
The list author says:
  "My favourite Dickens."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Great Gatsby (Penguin Modern Classics)
11.  The Great Gatsby (Penguin Modern Classics) by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The list author says:
  "Fantastically romantic and much more. I often go back just to read the final pages - in fact I think I am only satisfied by the ending of about 5% of books which makes it even more special."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,561 customer reviews)

God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
12.  God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything by Christopher Hitchens
The list author says:
  "Hitch is an incredibly intelligent, often vitriolic atheist. His arguments are often too fuelled with insults however, even though I don't always agree on his views I love his command of English."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (452 customer reviews) | 13 customer discussions

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Lucky Jim (Penguin Modern Classics)
13.  Lucky Jim (Penguin Modern Classics) by Kingsley Amis
The list author says:
  "Hilarious."
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3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (105 customer reviews)

The King's English
14.  The King's English by Kingsley Amis
The list author says:
  "For the aspiring English gent."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

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Complete Sherlock Holmes (Wordsworth Library Collection)
15.  Complete Sherlock Holmes (Wordsworth Library Collection) by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The list author says:
  "Timeless and fantastically well written!"
8.39   Used & New from: 2.69
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (430 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Exercises in Style (Oneworld Classics)
16.  Exercises in Style (Oneworld Classics) by Raymond Queneau
The list author says:
  "A quick read and good fun."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

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On the Road (Penguin Modern Classics)
17.  On the Road (Penguin Modern Classics) by Jack Kerouac
The list author says:
  "Drug-fuelled hedonism - make's you want to go travel the world."
6.29   Used & New from: 1.96
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (215 customer reviews)

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream
18.  Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas: A Savage Journey to the Heart of the American Dream by Hunter S. Thompson
The list author says:
  "Thompson's finest."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (133 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Fiesta: The Sun Also Rises (Arrow Classic)
19.  Fiesta: The Sun Also Rises (Arrow Classic) by Ernest Hemingway
The list author says:
  "Not quite the old man and the sea but still genius."
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3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (84 customer reviews)

Don Quixote (Wordsworth Classics)
20.  Don Quixote (Wordsworth Classics) by Miguel De Cervantes Saavedra
The list author says:
  "Hilarious and possibly the most under-referenced piece of work ever written. An absolute must read."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Lord of the Flies
21.  Lord of the Flies by William Golding
The list author says:
  "A classic."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (342 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

He Died With a Felafel in His Hand
22.  He Died With a Felafel in His Hand by John Birmingham
The list author says:
  "Largely disgusting but very funny. A relaxingly easy read."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

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Franny and Zooey
23.  Franny and Zooey by J. Salinger
The list author says:
  "You can read it in an afternoon - wonderful, funny dialogue."
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The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Oxford World's Classics)
24.  The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Oxford World's Classics) by Robert Tressell
The list author says:
  "Makes a socialist of the hardened capitalist!"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (447 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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