my favourite "can't put down" books, in no particular order

A Listmania! list by KEVIN PRESTED (Melbourne, Victoria Australia)
 
Forever Amber
1.  Forever Amber by Kathleen Winsor
The list author says:
  "This was reccomended by a friend called Amber.  A compulsive read."
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Tipping The Velvet (Virago V)
2.  Tipping The Velvet (Virago V) by Sarah Waters
The list author says:
  "Very saucy.  An unstoppable read."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (108 customer reviews)

The Beach
3.  The Beach by Alex Garland
The list author says:
  "Fantastic.  Couldn't wait to finish work so i could read it.  Made me want to go travelling again."
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Harry Potter Adult Edition Box Set: Four Volumes in Paperback
4.  Harry Potter Adult Edition Box Set: Four Volumes in Paperback by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "I never thought i'd like them but decided to give the first one a go and was hooked.  I read all 4 within a month and waited eagerly for the 5th."
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Book 5) [Adult Edition]
5.  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Book 5) [Adult Edition] by J.K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "I grabbed this out of the postmans hand when he delivered it.  I had been waiting for it since finishing the Goblet of Fire.  I read it within a week and loved it."
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Cider House Rules - The Novel
6.  Cider House Rules - The Novel by John Irving
The list author says:
  "This has got to be my all time favourite book.  I could read it again and again and never get tired of it.  The film is also very good."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (57 customer reviews)

The World According To Garp (Black Swan)
7.  The World According To Garp (Black Swan) by John Irving
The list author says:
  "My second favourite John Irving book.  And again, the film is very good, although only available on video, not DVD."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (73 customer reviews)

The Hotel New Hampshire (Black Swan)
8.  The Hotel New Hampshire (Black Swan) by John Irving
The list author says:
  "Yet another fantastic book by John Irving.  The farting dog always made me laugh.  Was disapointed with the film, it was as if it had been made by Benny Hill."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

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Last updated: 13/10/2003
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