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A Listmania! list by louise gillanders
 
Sexing The Cherry
1.  Sexing The Cherry by Jeanette Winterson
The list author says:
  "Essential introduction into Winterson's charmed mind. A magical fantasy fairy tale strictly for adults."
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The God of Small Things
2.  The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy
The list author says:
  "A truly stunning piece. The lush beauty of Arundhati Roy's prose will turn the pages for you."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (291 customer reviews)

Beloved
3.  Beloved by Toni Morrison
The list author says:
  "A prime example of Morrisson's astounding take on story-telling. Bewitching and intense from beginning to end."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (102 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Marabou Stork Nightmares
4.  Marabou Stork Nightmares by Irvine Welsh
The list author says:
  "An amazingly ambitioius novel that simply works on every possible level, you'll be thinking in a scottish dialect for weeks!"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)

The Cement Garden (Picador Books)
5.  The Cement Garden (Picador Books) by Ian McEwan
The list author says:
  "A short but dark and disturbingly intense novel which holds you in a grip of repulsive  fascination right untill the inevitable, nevertheless grotesque, climax."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (70 customer reviews)

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Lolita (Penguin Classics)
6.  Lolita (Penguin Classics) by Craig Raine
The list author says:
  "An enchanting and quirkily told tale that leaves  you with the unexplainable desire to have once been a 'nymphet'"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (184 customer reviews)

Memoirs Of A Geisha
7.  Memoirs Of A Geisha by Arthur Golden
The list author says:
  "Sit back and allow Arthur Golden to take you gently by the hand and lead you into the ornate, delicate and largely misunderstood world of the Japanese Geisha."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (487 customer reviews)

Csardas
8.  Csardas by Diane Pearson
The list author says:
  "Never judge a book by its boring cover. If you have read and enjoyed Gone With The Wind this novel is definatley in league with the Margaret Mitchell classic."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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Wide Sargasso Sea (Penguin Modern Classics)
9.  Wide Sargasso Sea (Penguin Modern Classics) by Jean Rhys
The list author says:
  "I dare you to not become intoxicated by the lush, heady imagery crafted by Jean Rhys in her prequel to Jane Eyre."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (107 customer reviews)

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