Work in Progress (My Favourite Books)

A Listmania! list by Choder Boy "peeps123" (North East, England)
 
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Penguin Classics)
1.  One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Penguin Classics) by Ken Kesey
The list author says:
  "An amazing novel. MacMurphy should be an influence to us all."
Used & New from: £1.59
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (132 customer reviews)

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Papillon
2.  Papillon by Henri Charrière
The list author says:
  "This tale took me to the depths and the highs, but I never stopped laughing at this extrordinary man's humour throughout."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (140 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Earth Abides (S.F. MASTERWORKS)
3.  Earth Abides (S.F. MASTERWORKS) by George.R. Stewart
The list author says:
  "Loved this. An end of the world story."
£7.91   Used & New from: £3.49
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (133 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Rats
4.  The Rats by James Herbert
The list author says:
  "First book I ever read. Owe it to my dad for getting into reading."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (334 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Five Years to Freedom
5.  Five Years to Freedom by James N. Rowe
The list author says:
  "Another book about struggle against adversity. Very American and very powerful. I would love to see this turned into a movie."
£5.59   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

The Player Of Games (The Culture)
6.  The Player Of Games (The Culture) by Iain M. Banks
The list author says:
  "Awesome book."
£8.36   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (118 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Crow Road
7.  The Crow Road by Iain Banks
The list author says:
  "Never wanted it to end."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (170 customer reviews)

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Misery
8.  Misery by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "Gripping Horror."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (167 customer reviews)

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Night Shift
9.  Night Shift by Stephen King
The list author says:
  "His best work."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

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The Consolations of Philosophy
10.  The Consolations of Philosophy by Alain de Botton
The list author says:
  "This got me into Philosophy."
£7.69   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (76 customer reviews)

Fight Club
11.  Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk
The list author says:
  "An Intense, problematic, violent, sick, work of genius."
Used & New from: £1.76
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (180 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Factotum
12.  Factotum by Charles Bukowski
The list author says:
  "Read this solidly one evening - blown away! A different view of America. Probably read this during a dark period in my life -"
£7.98   Used & New from: £1.30
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

The Dice Man
13.  The Dice Man by Luke Rhinehart
The list author says:
  "I tried using the dice a couple of times but only to decided if I should have tea or coffee."
£6.99   Used & New from: £0.01
3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (187 customer reviews)

The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time (Picador Books)
14.  The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time (Picador Books) by Hunter S. Thompson
The list author says:
  "Got into some counter culture stuff through 'Cookoo's Nest' and came across this very funny and deeply cynical book. Brilliant."
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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Dracula (Penguin Popular Classics)
15.  Dracula (Penguin Popular Classics) by Bram Stoker
The list author says:
  "Gripping. The movies were pants compaired to this masterpiece."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (418 customer reviews)

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Batman: Dark Knight Returns
16.  Batman: Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller
The list author says:
  "Frank Miller is the Shakespeare of Comics."
Used & New from: £1.81
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (111 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Sin City
17.  Sin City by Frank Miller
The list author says:
  "Frank Miller is the Shakespeare of Comics."
Used & New from: £2.30
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

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The Complete MAUS
18.  The Complete MAUS by Art Spiegelman
The list author says:
  "Another great graphic novel."
£11.89   Used & New from: £7.22
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (133 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Ghost World
19.  Ghost World by Daniel Clowes
The list author says:
  "Wow."
£6.99   Used & New from: £3.13
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Penguin Modern Classics)
20.  The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Penguin Modern Classics) by Robert Tressell
The list author says:
  "My Political bilble"
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (504 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Choke
21.  Choke by Chuck Palahniuk
The list author says:
  "Perverted and Hilarious"
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (47 customer reviews)

Wilt: (Wilt Series 1)
22.  Wilt: (Wilt Series 1) by Tom Sharpe
The list author says:
  "Touch therapy anyone?"
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (84 customer reviews)

Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy
23.  Sophie's World: A Novel About the History of Philosophy by Jostein Gaarder
The list author says:
  "Prepare for a mental workout"
£8.27   Used & New from: £0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (210 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Germinal (Oxford World's Classics)
24.  Germinal (Oxford World's Classics) by Émile Zola
The list author says:
  "Couldn't do this book justice"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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