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All the Pretty Horses (Border Trilogy)
1.  All the Pretty Horses (Border Trilogy) by Cormac McCarthy
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  "absolutely classic americana"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (80 customer reviews)

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The Rose of Tibet
2.  The Rose of Tibet by Lionel Davidson
The list author says:
  "a real oldie but superb - blockbuster movie material"
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

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Round Ireland with a Fridge
3.  Round Ireland with a Fridge by Tony Hawks
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  "hilariously entertaining"
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (196 customer reviews)

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Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow
4.  Miss Smilla's Feeling for Snow by Peter Hoeg
The list author says:
  "unputdownable"
6.29   Used & New from: 0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (95 customer reviews)

Chocolat
5.  Chocolat by Joanne Harris
The list author says:
  "sweet tooth satisfaction"
5.59   Used & New from: 0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (244 customer reviews)

A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush (Picador Books)
6.  A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush (Picador Books) by Eric Newby
The list author says:
  "one of his best and they're all good!"
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews)

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Down Under
7.  Down Under by Bill Bryson
The list author says:
  "great stuff as always from Mr Bryson"
6.29   Used & New from: 0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (250 customer reviews)

Road Fever (Vintage Departures)
8.  Road Fever (Vintage Departures) by Tim Cahill
The list author says:
  "read this book!"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Jupiter's Travels
9.  Jupiter's Travels by Ted Simon
The list author says:
  "bikes + wanderlust. Vroom."
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (88 customer reviews)

Not Fade Away
10.  Not Fade Away by Jim Dodge
The list author says:
  "why is this not a cult classic?"
6.73   Used & New from: 0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

Tears Of The Giraffe (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency)
11.  Tears Of The Giraffe (No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency) by Alexander McCall Smith
The list author says:
  "I read this in one sitting"
5.59   Used & New from: 0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (342 customer reviews)

Anil's Ghost
12.  Anil's Ghost by Michael Ondaatje
The list author says:
  "an insight into the wonderful country of Sri Lanka"
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3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

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Angela's Ashes
13.  Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt
The list author says:
  "hilarious and heart-rending at the same time"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (212 customer reviews)

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Riders of the Purple Sage (Dover Thrift Editions)
14.  Riders of the Purple Sage (Dover Thrift Editions) by Zane Grey
The list author says:
  "never read a Western before in my life but this is brill!"
4.14   Used & New from: 0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

The Mistress Of Spices
15.  The Mistress Of Spices by Chitra Divakaruni
The list author says:
  "magic and mesmerising"
7.44   Used & New from: 0.01
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

The Heart of the Matter (Vintage classics)
16.  The Heart of the Matter (Vintage classics) by Graham Greene
The list author says:
  "classic Graham Greene. A darn good read."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

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Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Andalucia
17.  Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Andalucia by Chris Stewart
The list author says:
  "liked it so much I moved to Spain!"
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (230 customer reviews)

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