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Initial post: 27 May 2011 22:20:21 BDT
Ive just finished reading Angels in my hair by Lorna Byrne and it was such a lovely book, i was just wondering if anyone can recommend another book to read please, thanks :)

In reply to an earlier post on 27 May 2011 22:50:13 BDT
T. Sallinen says:
Depends on what you're looking for. I really liked Paulo Coelho's works. The Alchemist for example is a great read. Herman Hesse's Siddhartha is also not a bad choice. Kazuo Ishiguro's Never Let Me Go, and White Sargasso Sea are also great. Hope I helped ;)

Posted on 27 May 2011 23:02:21 BDT
Mr MarMar says:
I would recommend Kate Morton's 3 wonderful books. They are very gripping family sagas, very homely and engaging. She is currently my favourite author and i can't wait for her next novel

Posted on 28 May 2011 11:42:06 BDT
PeeBee says:
http://tinyurl.com/454vnsn

Posted on 28 May 2011 20:31:33 BDT
I never read, read one book called the bussiness by martina cole AMAZING!!!!

In reply to an earlier post on 28 May 2011 21:35:02 BDT
One Day by David Nichols - Simply Superb

Posted on 28 May 2011 21:36:13 BDT
S. Horrocks says:
Gladys Mitchell - Cant recommend enough - very addictive

Posted on 28 May 2011 22:46:02 BDT
Jim Campbell says:
Try The Source by James Michener
or Dune by Frank Herbert

Posted on 28 May 2011 22:57:12 BDT
Simon Toyne....Sanctus....amazing!

Posted on 28 May 2011 23:56:16 BDT
shaggy says:
Try the stephanie plumbs novels by janet evanovich very good books

Posted on 29 May 2011 10:36:35 BDT
Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts

Posted on 29 May 2011 16:25:23 BDT
david cox says:
The Legion this series of books is just great read one and yu will have to read the seriies, well i did and enjoyed every moment.

In reply to an earlier post on 29 May 2011 18:38:59 BDT
Last edited by the author on 29 May 2011 18:40:06 BDT
C. E. Jones says:
The 3 books by Stieg Larsson starting with 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' were a brilliant read couldn't put them down!

In reply to an earlier post on 29 May 2011 18:50:00 BDT
I have just read Random Acts of Heroic love by Danny Scheinmann. Fantastic. Give it a try.

In reply to an earlier post on 29 May 2011 18:55:56 BDT
Angel, you may also want to read Observations by Jane Harris. Not my usual type of book, but was worth reading. If you want real life and real characters, read all of George East's 'Mill of the Flea' series. Hilarious and very informative on expats moving to France.

In reply to an earlier post on 29 May 2011 18:59:45 BDT
I agree with you on Paulo Coelho. Have read most of his books. And Wide Sargasso Sea is excellent.

Posted on 29 May 2011 20:39:08 BDT
Mrs Winky says:
Goodnight Beautiful by Dorothy Koomson. Best book EVER

In reply to an earlier post on 29 May 2011 20:46:44 BDT
J. Stevenson says:
YES I AGREE absolutley brill all of them :)

Posted on 29 May 2011 21:09:59 BDT
If you enjoy a sequence of novels and wonder where your going next I Think that Tom Clancy books are really great reading. The main character is Jack Ryan and it's not a fisticuffs back to front. Tom Clancy seems able to write several Books on Jack Ryan every one being different and complex
All I can say is I personally enjoyed every one I read hope you give them a try Tony Connolly

Posted on 30 May 2011 00:12:40 BDT
CN says:
Chocolat by Joanne Harris
Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks
any of the Number 1 Ladies Detective Agency series

Posted on 30 May 2011 07:27:22 BDT
the millenium series by stieg larson .... you won't put them down

In reply to an earlier post on 30 May 2011 07:46:22 BDT
L Burrell says:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Clan_of_the_Cave_Bear

Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M. Auel is the first of a series of 6 books, of which i am currently enthralled with reading the 5th book. I have been captivated by the detail and emotion of them since the time i picked up the first book years ago :o)

In reply to an earlier post on 30 May 2011 08:40:55 BDT
Last edited by the author on 30 May 2011 08:55:27 BDT
"one day" a bit slow in the beginning but soon it gets interesting :), the way is written is quite interesting. "winter in madrid" is very good, you can put it down, and you learn a bit of history as well.

In reply to an earlier post on 30 May 2011 12:04:20 BDT
Janet says:
The Catalytic Programme and A Lucky Break by Terry Callister
Moorcroft - The Obsession and Moorcroft - The Possession (2 of a trilogy) by Sandra Callister

All fantastic reads and are available either through Amazon or Smashwords

Posted on 30 May 2011 19:28:39 BDT
Gary Hickson says:
Green River Rising and The Religion both by Tim Willocks - both brutal but mesmerising. Agree with those above who recommend the Steig Larsson "Girl" trilogy - could not put them down. Fantasy - Lord of The Rings. Comedy - anything by Stephen Fry (especially his autobiography Moab is my Washpot, The Liar and The Stars Tennisballs). I could list more favourites in different genres but you are probably bored already! Enjoy.
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