books that remind me why I love literature

A Listmania! list by Poet Tree (Scotland, UK)
 
Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis
1.  Making Cocoa for Kingsley Amis by Wendy Cope
The list author says:
  "well-observed and, importantly, short poems"
£9.31   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (15 customer reviews)

On the Road
2.  On the Road by Jack Kerouac
The list author says:
  "hear the jazz in the language..."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (255 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The God of Small Things
3.  The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
The list author says:
  "are we in india yet?"
£6.74   Used & New from: £0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (304 customer reviews)

Eva Luna (Essential Penguin)
4.  Eva Luna (Essential Penguin) by Isabel Allende
The list author says:
  "a wonderful story"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

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The Juvenilia of Jane Austen and Charlotte Bronte (Classics)
5.  The Juvenilia of Jane Austen and Charlotte Bronte (Classics) by Jane Austen
The list author says:
  "see what Austen was writing at 15!"
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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The Portrait of a Lady (Oxford World's Classics)
6.  The Portrait of a Lady (Oxford World's Classics) by Henry James
The list author says:
  "the best book ever written?"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

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Trainspotting
7.  Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh
The list author says:
  "Welsh is a genius"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (204 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman: Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Penguin Classics)
8.  The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman: Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (Penguin Classics) by Laurence Sterne
The list author says:
  "a modern masterpiece, written 200 years ago!"
£4.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (44 customer reviews)

To the Lighthouse
9.  To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
The list author says:
  "two rooms connected by a corridor, apparently"
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3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (103 customer reviews)

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Villette (Penguin Classics)
10.  Villette (Penguin Classics) by Charlotte Bronte
The list author says:
  "surprisingly witty"
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews)

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Great book, try reading this 2 21 Jan 2014
A modern day On The Road? 0 11 Jan 2009
 
   

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