These are a few of my favourite things

A Listmania! list by Michael Roberts "Bongo Fury" (Cornwall UK)
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As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning
1.  As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning by Laurie Lee
The list author says:
  "One of the best travel books but more than that - it is about life and its transformations"
Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (136 customer reviews)

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Cloud Atlas
2.  Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
The list author says:
  "I had become bored of fiction, until I read this. You get to read 10 books in one go"
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (618 customer reviews)

Skating To Antarctica
3.  Skating To Antarctica by Jenny Diski
The list author says:
  "Superb travel and reminiscence - funny and inspiring"
£7.99   Used & New from: £0.77
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

Terra Nostra (Mexican Literature Series)
4.  Terra Nostra (Mexican Literature Series) by Carlos Fuentes
The list author says:
  "A 'big book' nothing is left uncovered in the discovery of new worlds"
Used & New from: £11.63
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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One Hundred Years of Solitude (Essential Penguin)
5.  One Hundred Years of Solitude (Essential Penguin) by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The list author says:
  "The best  magical realist novel - I also recommend his autobigraphy"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (331 customer reviews)

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Yoga for People Who Can't be Bothered
6.  Yoga for People Who Can't be Bothered by Geoff Dyer
The list author says:
  "Travel again but not as we know it - I nearly died laughing"
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3.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)

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Coming through Slaughter
7.  Coming through Slaughter by Michael Ondaatje
The list author says:
  "All his books are great but this one is something else - jazz, delicious hot"
£6.99   Used & New from: £0.75
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

A Journey in Ladakh
8.  A Journey in Ladakh by Andrew Harvey
The list author says:
  "Classy travel book that expolers the mind of the author"
£10.79   Used & New from: £5.49
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

The Essential Neruda: Selected Poems
9.  The Essential Neruda: Selected Poems by Pablo Neruda
The list author says:
  "And I dont even like poetry!"
Used & New from: £4.43
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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In the Heart of the Sea: The Epic True Story that Inspired 'Moby Dick'
10.  In the Heart of the Sea: The Epic True Story that Inspired 'Moby Dick' by Nathaniel Philbrick
The list author says:
  "The true story of moby dick - but its again so wide in scope it trascends its material"
£7.69   Used & New from: £0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews)

Girlfriend in a Coma
11.  Girlfriend in a Coma by Douglas Coupland
The list author says:
  "Its the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine - a 'storming' read"
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (90 customer reviews)

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