Wonderful books i have read this year

A Listmania! list by "soph83"
 
The Odyssey (Penguin Classics)
1.  The Odyssey (Penguin Classics) by Homer
The list author says:
  "I put off reading this for too long nowhere near as hard-going as i had feared."
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Anansi Boys
2.  Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman
The list author says:
  "In a world where there is no longer a Douglas Adams, thank god there is still neil Gaiman"
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Vanity Fair (Penguin Classics)
3.  Vanity Fair (Penguin Classics) by William Thackeray
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Galapagos
4.  Galapagos by Kurt Vonnegut
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  "I urge you to read everything this man has ever written"
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American Gods
5.  American Gods by Neil Gaiman
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Never Let Me Go
6.  Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
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  "Beautiful writing made me cry buckets"
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American Pastoral
7.  American Pastoral by Philip Roth
The list author says:
  "Writing of a calibre not often found in contemporary literature"
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The Master and Margarita (Penguin Classics)
8.  The Master and Margarita (Penguin Classics) by Mikhail Bulgakov
The list author says:
  "Absolutely mad."
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The Shadow Of The Wind
9.  The Shadow Of The Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
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  "The translation is not very artful but the story is magical"
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Haunted
10.  Haunted by Chuck Palahniuk
The list author says:
  "Good but also icky"
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Old Goriot (Pocket Penguin Classics)
11.  Old Goriot (Pocket Penguin Classics) by Honore Balzac
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