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A mixture, find something you like

"miss_r"
 
A Suitable Boy
A Suitable Boy
"Oh Lata, I'm still not sure about your choice, but loved the decision making process. Educational, historical - but it's the people that get you..."
Pride and Prejudice (Penguin Popular Classics)
Pride and Prejudice (Penguin Popular Classics)
"I came to Austen quite late as I was force fed Persuasion at school, it put me off, but I love them all now."
The Mysteries of Pittsburgh
The Mysteries of Pittsburgh
"Read this as a teenager, it made my life seem even more boring than it was."
Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow
Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow
"Murder and intrigue set in Denmark and Greenland. Even the technical stuff is fascinating and Smilla herself is one of the best fictional heroines ever."
Year of Wonders
Year of Wonders
"Beautiful, haunting - the plague village that isolated itself from rest of UK. It's brilliantly written and very disturbing."
Girl With a Pearl Earring
Girl With a Pearl Earring
"Don't bother with anything else Tracy Chevalier has written and don't let the film or the hype put you off - fantastically well written."
Memoirs Of A Geisha
Memoirs Of A Geisha
"Great holiday read, nice and easy to digest in one go. The detail is good, the hair, the clothes, the houses."
The Dive From Clausen's Pier
The Dive From Clausen's Pier
"Another book I read in one go, good story here around the dilemma for Carrie after the Mike breaks his neck in a diving accident. A bit sketchy in places, but still well worth it."
The Red Tent
The Red Tent
"A hit when it was first out, make time to re-visit it if you missed it. The old stories are the best."
London Fields
London Fields
"Brilliant, imaginative, thought provoking, layered. Still not sure I got it all, but enjoyed it anyway."
Girl, Interrupted
Girl, Interrupted
"Didn't like the film as Winona Ryder annoys me. I thought the Bell Jar was darker, but I liked this for the very personal autobiographical style."
Chocolat
Chocolat
"I liked Five Quarters of the Orange too, but this is the best, I really wanted to believe the magic."
The Magus (Vintage Classics)
The Magus (Vintage Classics)
"Read it the other week in the bath, I'm still thinking about it. How did he think that one up? And why did it take me so long to get round to reading it?"