To make you cry, to make you laugh. The 10 definitive books

A Listmania! list by Dan "klumz"
 
Captain Corelli's Mandolin
1.  Captain Corelli's Mandolin by Louis de Bernieres
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  "a complete masterpiece, the film is nothing on this"
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The House Of The Spirits
2.  The House Of The Spirits by Isabel Allende
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  "characters so real and vivid, you'll remember them forever"
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Angela's Ashes: A Memoir of a Childhood
3.  Angela's Ashes: A Memoir of a Childhood by Frank McCourt
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  "hauntingly beautiful"
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Wuthering Heights (Penguin Summer Classics)
4.  Wuthering Heights (Penguin Summer Classics) by Emily Bronte
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  "passionately perfect"
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The Catcher in the Rye
5.  The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
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  "sad, happy and wonderful"
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Memoirs Of A Geisha
6.  Memoirs Of A Geisha by Arthur Golden
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  "so so so beautifully written"
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The Grapes of Wrath
7.  The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
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  "no words would do justice to this masterpiece"
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Eddie's Bastard
8.  Eddie's Bastard by William Kowalski
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  "a beautiful story of friendships, very underrated author"
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Prince of the Clouds
9.  Prince of the Clouds by Gianni Riotta
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  "the saddest book i've ever read, and one of the most beautiful"
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The Remains of the Day
10.  The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
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  "very moving in an unusual way"
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