"Some books that make me happy"

A Listmania! list by V. Thomas "reader of books" (UK)
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Jitterbug Perfume
1.  Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins
The list author says:
  "I could read this over and over and over again, and i have."
£12.08   Used & New from: £1.49
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)

Still Life with Woodpecker
2.  Still Life with Woodpecker by Tom Robbins
The list author says:
  "See above. infact this applies to all Tom Robbins books."
£7.99   Used & New from: £2.61
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (66 customer reviews)

The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set)
3.  The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set) by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "Tolkien, Tolkien, Tolkien. Read the Hobbit too."
Used & New from: £6.69
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,256 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Kafka On The Shore (Vintage Magic)
4.  Kafka On The Shore (Vintage Magic) by Haruki Murakami
The list author says:
  "Superb. Murakami is fast becoming a favourite."
£6.29   Used & New from: £2.97
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (203 customer reviews)

Carter Beats the Devil
5.  Carter Beats the Devil by Glen David Gold
The list author says:
  "Magicians, Presidents, Elephants, Pirates, Lions and Vaudeville. What's not to like?"
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (69 customer reviews)

The Diving-Bell and the Butterfly (stranger than...)
6.  The Diving-Bell and the Butterfly (stranger than...) by Jean-Dominique Bauby
The list author says:
  "You'll think about this for a long time after you've read it."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (149 customer reviews)

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One Hundred Years of Solitude (Penguin Modern Classics)
7.  One Hundred Years of Solitude (Penguin Modern Classics) by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The list author says:
  "Complex, Epic, Amazing. Bookmark the family tree at the front, you'll need it."
£6.29   Used & New from: £0.50
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (349 customer reviews)

Harry Potter Boxed Set  (Children's Edition) (Contains all 7 books in the series)
8.  Harry Potter Boxed Set (Children's Edition) (Contains all 7 books in the series) by J. K. Rowling
The list author says:
  "Everyone should read these at least once."
Used & New from: £90.00
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,022 customer reviews) | 17 customer discussions

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Marabou Stork Nightmares
9.  Marabou Stork Nightmares by Irvine Welsh
The list author says:
  "I've read them all, and this is his best."
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (66 customer reviews)

One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
10.  One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
The list author says:
  "Needs no introduction. If you haven't read it, read it now."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (157 customer reviews)

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1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four
11.  1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
The list author says:
  ""Reality exists in the human mind, and nowhere else.." A scary, dark vision of the 'future'."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (868 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

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Old Men in Love
12.  Old Men in Love by Alasdair Gray
The list author says:
  "Impossible to dislike."
Used & New from: £0.86
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics)
13.  The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics) by Oscar Wilde
The list author says:
  "A masterpiece, and for two pounds, you can't really say no, can you?"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (649 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The World According To Garp (Black Swan)
14.  The World According To Garp (Black Swan) by John Irving
The list author says:
  "Read this, then read as much Irving as you can get your grubby mitts on.."
£8.99   Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (78 customer reviews)

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Boxed Set (5 Volumes)
15.  The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy - Boxed Set (5 Volumes) by Douglas Adams
The list author says:
  "Read them, then you'll finally know what everyone is on about.."
Used & New from: £17.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

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Rebecca (VMC)
16.  Rebecca (VMC) by Daphne Du Maurier
The list author says:
  "An absolute classic."
£7.19   Used & New from: £0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (370 customer reviews)

House Of Leaves
17.  House Of Leaves by Mark Z Danielewski
The list author says:
  "Hard work to read, but worth it. A gripping and dark mental labyrinth."
£19.04   Used & New from: £12.94
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (103 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Life of Pi: The Illustrated Edition
18.  Life of Pi: The Illustrated Edition by Yann Martel
The list author says:
  "A book you should read. And the illustrated edition is gorgeous."
Used & New from: £0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (92 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The 13 1/2 Lives of Captain Bluebear
19.  The 13 1/2 Lives of Captain Bluebear by Walter Moers
The list author says:
  "Massive, bright yellow and about the adventures of a blue-bear. Indulge your inner child and read this."
£12.08   Used & New from: £0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (60 customer reviews)

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Should I read it, ive seen the films, Is it worth it? 9 30 Dec 2012
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Definitive book of the 20th century? 4 6 Feb 2010
I bought this set for a friend for xmas and they where well excited even bought harry potter candy from divinationden.com 0 4 Jan 2009
Harry Potter Boxed Set (Children's Edition) 1-7 0 4 Aug 2008
 
   

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