Top 10 Fiction Books

A Listmania! list by R. P. Sedgwick "Grim Rob" (UK)
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Fathers and Sons
1.  Fathers and Sons by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev
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  "A timeless classic that's actually readable"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews)

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Girl With a Pearl Earring
2.  Girl With a Pearl Earring by Tracy Chevalier
The list author says:
  "A fantastic novel inspired by the famous painting"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (188 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Life Of Pi
3.  Life Of Pi by Yann Martel
The list author says:
  "One of the greatest books ever written, truly superb"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,905 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Tess of the D'Urbervilles (Penguin Classics)
4.  Tess of the D'Urbervilles (Penguin Classics) by Thomas Hardy
The list author says:
  "Hardy's my favourite classics author and this is his masterpiece. I can still remember where I was and how I felt when I first read it."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (132 customer reviews)

The Alchemist: A Fable About Following Your Dream
5.  The Alchemist: A Fable About Following Your Dream by Paulo Coelho
The list author says:
  "His other books are rubbish but this one is truly inspirational, very unusual novel"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (762 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Football Factory
6.  The Football Factory by John King
The list author says:
  "Worth inclusion for the opening sentence alone. The first of a magnificent set of novels centered around a group of football hooligans."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)

The Lovely Bones
7.  The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
The list author says:
  "A simple idea but brilliantly written and very moving"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (846 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

This Sweet Sickness
8.  This Sweet Sickness by Patricia Highsmith
The list author says:
  "I've read Highsmith all my life but this is her magnum opus, written at her peak, a masterful supsense and really a neglected novel."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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The Secret History
9.  The Secret History by Donna Tartt
The list author says:
  "This would be the first book on my desert island list. It was so brilliant that I read it so quickly, but to truly apperciate this hugely complex novel would require several reads I am sure."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (461 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Gertude (Peter Owen Modern Classic)
10.  Gertude (Peter Owen Modern Classic) by Hesse Hermann
The list author says:
  "Like the Alchemist this is another short but highly inspirational novel"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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