The Books From My Shelf

A Listmania! list by Ginny_pom "ginny_pom"
 
The Lord of the Rings - illustrated hardback
1.  The Lord of the Rings - illustrated hardback by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "The book that has had most effect on me"
Used & New from: 10.94
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,191 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

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The Hobbit
2.  The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "A wonderful fairy-tale."
Used & New from: 0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,897 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Bilbo's Last Song
3.  Bilbo's Last Song by J R R Tolkien
The list author says:
  "Too unknown. Lovely illustrations!"
7.19   Used & New from: 1.03
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

The Silmarillion
4.  The Silmarillion by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "A true classic."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (280 customer reviews)

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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Book 5)
5.  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Book 5) by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "For me it's a must but can't really say it would've been as good as some of its predecessors"
12.37   Used & New from: 0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,118 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Harry Potter Hardback Box Set: Four Volumes
6.  Harry Potter Hardback Box Set: Four Volumes by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "Nicely written story with lots of humour in it"
Used & New from: 22.54
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (87 customer reviews)

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His Dark Materials Gift Set: "Northern Lights", "The Subtle Knife", "The Amber Spyglass"
7.  His Dark Materials Gift Set: "Northern Lights", "The Subtle Knife", "The Amber Spyglass" by Philip Pullman
The list author says:
  "Extremely original. The atmosphere is its strongest quality but I find Pullman didn't do that well with #3."
Used & New from: 1.20
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (419 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy
8.  Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy by Jostein Gaarder
The list author says:
  "For me personally a very important book. If you're already familiar with philosophy you may find this simplistic and boring but hey, it's not for you then."
8.27   Used & New from: 0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (206 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Brothers Lionheart
9.  The Brothers Lionheart by Astrid Lindgren
The list author says:
  "Astrid Lindgren for President! One of the most adorable stories in the world."
Used & New from: 9.91
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

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Ronia, the Robber's Daughter (Puffin Books)
10.  Ronia, the Robber's Daughter (Puffin Books) by Astrid Lindgren
The list author says:
  "Same as above, though I dislike the cover in this particular edition."
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

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The Chronicles of Narnia
11.  The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis
The list author says:
  "Gets occasionally too stuck with the Big Message it so ferociously desires to spread but particularly LionWitchWardrobe and tales of Prince Caspian are wonderful."
13.59   Used & New from: 1.03
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (349 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Lord of the Flies: Educational Edition
12.  Lord of the Flies: Educational Edition by William Golding
The list author says:
  "Thrilling. Truly Nobel-worthy if you ask me."
6.39   Used & New from: 0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (348 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Little Prince
13.  The Little Prince by Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The list author says:
  "A sweet, small story of big things."
5.24   Used & New from: 0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (105 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Jonathan Livingston Seagull
14.  Jonathan Livingston Seagull by BACH
The list author says:
  "Quite fascinating. Have to say I perhaps expected a bit more."
Used & New from: 7.77
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (209 customer reviews)

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Little Women (Oxford World's Classics)
15.  Little Women (Oxford World's Classics) by Louisa May Alcott
The list author says:
  "It's a warm-hearted girly-book."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (347 customer reviews)

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The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
16.  The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
The list author says:
  "As funny as it gets."
Used & New from: 3.56
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (144 customer reviews)

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Comet in Moominland: 1 (Puffin Books)
17.  Comet in Moominland: 1 (Puffin Books) by Tove Jansson
The list author says:
  "One of the things that make me proud of being Finnish"
5.99   Used & New from: 0.01
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

Animal Farm: A Fairy Story
18.  Animal Farm: A Fairy Story by George Orwell
The list author says:
  "Thought-provoking and funny."
8.57   Used & New from: 0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (357 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Tuulen poika
19.  Tuulen poika by Joni Skiftesvik
The list author says:
  "Skiftesvik is a genius of a kind.."
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Exercises in Style
20.  Exercises in Style by Raymond Queneau
The list author says:
  "Hilarious!"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

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The Alchemist: A Fable About Following Your Dream
21.  The Alchemist: A Fable About Following Your Dream by Paulo Coelho
The list author says:
  "Sweet and comfortably semi-deep."
5.99   Used & New from: 0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (742 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The End of Eternity (Panther Science Fiction)
22.  The End of Eternity (Panther Science Fiction) by Isaac Asimov
The list author says:
  "Fascinating sci-fi."
5.59   Used & New from: 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

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Customer Discussions about products in this list
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Boring 7 15 Jan 2014
One big book? 0 15 Jan 2014
Please could someone recommend a kindle edition of LOTR 1 26 Dec 2013
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Would anyone recommend reading the poems and songs in LOTR? 1 12 Jul 2013
Mind-blowing SF recommendations, anyone? 2 18 Nov 2012
What Book To Read? 2 5 Nov 2012
One Consciousness - Bill Hicks and George Orwell 0 14 Jun 2012
choices for lord of the rings and hobbit in hardback 1 14 Feb 2012
novel about nature of time 0 4 Jul 2011
Kindle 0 17 Nov 2010
Language 0 19 Apr 2010
 
   

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