you dont even need to read the reviews these are the best

A Listmania! list by Pine Apple "htw" (London, UK)
 
Requiem for a Dream
1.  Requiem for a Dream by Hubert Selby
The list author says:
  "This book drew me in so entirely, that I actually felt ill from their come downs, It may take me a while before I can face reading it again but it was so worth it. Sara's story hits the hardest."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

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The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Classics)
2.  The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Classics) by Oscar Wilde
The list author says:
  "Dorian Gray was taught to me at GCSE and I have never stopped loving it. It is absolutely enthralling and has the most delicious descriptions. Lord Henry brings Wilde back to life with every word."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (308 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

His Dark Materials Slipcase
3.  His Dark Materials Slipcase by Philip Pullman
The list author says:
  "Matching even Lord of the Rings, this is possibly the best trilogy ever written"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (428 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Catcher in the Rye
4.  The Catcher in the Rye by J. Salinger
The list author says:
  "I completely fell in love with the character of Holden and the way this book is written, A classic."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (510 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Last Exit to Brooklyn
5.  Last Exit to Brooklyn by Hubert Selby
The list author says:
  "Last Exit to Brooklin is a collection of shocking storys and is full of fantastic emotions and extremes. The queen is dead was my favourite."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (44 customer reviews)

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Watchmen
6.  Watchmen by Alan Moore
The list author says:
  "The only graphic novel I have ever read and it completely took my breath away. I could not put this down it is truly amazing, and the drawings are to die for."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (237 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Trilogy of Four: A Trilogy in Four Parts
7.  The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: The Trilogy of Four: A Trilogy in Four Parts by Douglas Adams
The list author says:
  "Possibly my favourite collection of all time. Excrutiatingly witty, every new chapter throws you into a universe of possibilities. This book even teaches you how to fly. Literally."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

Choke
8.  Choke by Chuck Palahniuk
The list author says:
  "This book is so funny and the characters are terrible people but you love them so much"
6.29   Used & New from: 0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (45 customer reviews)

1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four (Penguin Modern Classics)
9.  1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four (Penguin Modern Classics) by George Orwell
The list author says:
  "Owell at his best this book is fantastic"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (692 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Hocus Pocus
10.  Hocus Pocus by Kurt Vonnegut
The list author says:
  "Its the catcher in the rye for over 18s, so witty and so true"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (22 customer reviews)

Trainspotting
11.  Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh
The list author says:
  "You have to read this book in an accent, which jolts you at first but I cannot imagine it any other way."
7.19   Used & New from: 0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (192 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Unbearable Lightness of Being
12.  The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera
The list author says:
  "Beautiful and thought-provoking"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews)

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The Time Traveler's Wife
13.  The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
The list author says:
  "Time travel is made so easy to read and yet so difficult to live with. Your heart is broken and fixed a thousand times."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,312 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

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The Eclipse of the Century
14.  The Eclipse of the Century by Jan Mark
The list author says:
  "Picked this book up by mistake and have read it again and again. A little hard to get in to but once you have read it you will want to read it again and again."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass (Penguin Classics)
15.  Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass (Penguin Classics) by Lewis Carroll
The list author says:
  "A classic book that I will love forever, Amazing poetry amongst one of the most inventive and intricate worlds ever."
5.24   Used & New from: 0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (664 customer reviews)

The Beach
16.  The Beach by Alex Garland
The list author says:
  "Lord of the Flies in thailand, Excellent."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (394 customer reviews)

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Veronika Decides to Die
17.  Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho
The list author says:
  "This is a beautiful book which will keep you thinking for months and months to come."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (136 customer reviews)

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Heart of Darkness and Other Stories (Wordsworth Classics)
18.  Heart of Darkness and Other Stories (Wordsworth Classics) by Joseph Conrad
The list author says:
  "I picked this up after watching Apolcolypse Now. Not only the heart of darkness, the other two books in this collection are also a mastery of description."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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