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Amagansett
1.  Amagansett by Mark Mills
The list author says:
  "I urge you to read this novel which is not your typical whoddunnit! Very well written , it would make a terrific movie."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (37 customer reviews)

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The Other Boleyn Girl
2.  The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory
The list author says:
  "It may not be accurate but as everyone says , I devoured this compelling hystorical novel about Henry VIII and the misfortuned Boleyn sisters."
£6.20   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (399 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Midwives (Oprah's Book Club)
3.  Midwives (Oprah's Book Club) by Chris Bohjalian
The list author says:
  "I found this one a thought provoking novel and unlike others readers I liked how it  ends."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (246 customer reviews)

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The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay
4.  The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay by Michael Chabon
The list author says:
  "A great novel but sometimes I had to struggle through it. I must say I prefered " Carter beats the Devil" , a somewhat similar novel"
Used & New from: £3.32
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)

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Relic
5.  Relic by Douglas J. Preston
The list author says:
  "I borrowed this one from the local library and at first I thought " well another Dan Brown-esque novel" but it was completely different .A very suspenseful  though light novel"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

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Moloka'i
6.  Moloka'i by Alan Brennert
The list author says:
  "A little girl ,after discovering she has leprosy , is sent to Kalaupapa colony , a leprosy settlement in idyllic Hawaii in 1890 . Based on true facts."
£8.80   Used & New from: £0.62
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

The Frozen Lake
7.  The Frozen Lake by Elizabeth Edmondson
The list author says:
  "A family saga about hidden secrets set in 1936 Christmas. Perfect to read on Winter when it´s cold outside."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (32 customer reviews)

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Angels And Demons
8.  Angels And Demons by Dan Brown
The list author says:
  "Oh c´mon , give Dan Brown a chance . I actually liked this one , even better than Da Vinci..."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (650 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Deception Point
9.  Deception Point by Dan Brown
The list author says:
  "And this one too was not bad at all. Pure escapism."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (320 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Affinity
10.  Affinity by Sarah Waters
The list author says:
  "After reading and loving Fingersmith and Affinity , I confess myself a huge fan of Sarah Waters."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (99 customer reviews)

Drowning Ruth
11.  Drowning Ruth by Christina Schwarz
The list author says:
  "Yes , the end is a bit disappointing but nonetheless I recommend this one ."
£6.80   Used & New from: £0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

Enemy Women
12.  Enemy Women by Paulette Jiles
The list author says:
  "Mixed feelings about this one . Though it is not "Cold Mountain" , I recommend this ."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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The People's Act Of Love
13.  The People's Act Of Love by James Meek
The list author says:
  "I actually liked this somewhat odd book"
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3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)

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The House of Scorta
14.  The House of Scorta by Laurent Gaude
The list author says:
  "Reminded me of Garcia Marquez and De Berniéres . I will keep an eye in Laurent Gaudé"
Used & New from: £0.25
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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In Babylon
15.  In Babylon by Marcel Moring
The list author says:
  "A very good read slightly ruined by the incestous eroticism."
Used & New from: £1.58
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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The Rose Grower
16.  The Rose Grower by Michelle de Kretser
The list author says:
  "La vie en rose?? Not quite! I liked this one especially how it ends."
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
3.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

Student of Weather, A
17.  Student of Weather, A by Elizabeth Hay
The list author says:
  "Forget all previous recommendations and read this one without delay."
Used & New from: £0.29
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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The Alienist
18.  The Alienist by Caleb Carr
The list author says:
  "Tough not full of twists and turns , I found this thriller quite good"
Used & New from: £0.18
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (29 customer reviews)

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The Hungry Tide
19.  The Hungry Tide by Amitav Ghosh
The list author says:
  "A blend of ecology , love , folklore and history which I liked very much . I´m ordering right now Amitav Ghosh`s " The Glass Palace""
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

A Confederacy of Dunces
20.  A Confederacy of Dunces by Walker Percy
The list author says:
  "The most humorous book I´ve read all my life. Full of irony."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (156 customer reviews)

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Flowers for Algernon
21.  Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
The list author says:
  "A moving novel about a thought provoking subject ."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (253 customer reviews)

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The Dogs of Babel
22.  The Dogs of Babel by Carolyn Parkhurst
The list author says:
  "Often compared to " The Lovely Bones" I found this one much better. I think that the title should be " The Silence of the Dogs" as Hollis is horribly similar to Hannibal Lecter... :-)"
£8.26   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Watership Down
23.  Watership Down by Richard Adams
The list author says:
  "Though the main plot is not that engaging , it is a delight to read the woundrous Nature descriptions and the facts about rabbits life are also interesting!"
Used & New from: £0.28
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (159 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Dress Lodger (Ballantine Reader's Circle)
24.  The Dress Lodger (Ballantine Reader's Circle) by Sheri Holman
The list author says:
  "Now I understand why this book got so much praise from authors as Frank McCourt , Charles Frazier, Kate Atkinson and Margaret Forster."
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3.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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The Alphabet of Light and Dark
25.  The Alphabet of Light and Dark by Danielle Wood
The list author says:
  "If you are looking for a great read toss aside those over-hyped books and read this award-prized novel."
£10.76   Used & New from: £0.01

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