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Some of My Favorite Books

Amazon Customer "niora"
 
Lonesome Dove
Lonesome Dove
"Real, wise, and wonderful. A true American classic. (I also recommend the TV miniseries.)"
Watership Down (Puffin Books)
Watership Down (Puffin Books)
"One of my Top 3. Marvellous storytelling!"
The Lord of The Rings (Based on the 50th Anniversary Single volume edition 2004)
The Lord of The Rings (Based on the 50th Anniversary Single volume edition 2004)
"The ultimate fantasy adventure, probably the all-time best written one. This is in my Top 3 as well."
The Silmarillion
The Silmarillion
"Grand and melancholy, this is in many ways even better than LotR."
My Family and Other Animals (Essential Penguin)
My Family and Other Animals (Essential Penguin)
"Outrageously funny - like a grand majority of G. Durrell's other books as well."
Feet Of Clay: (Discworld Novel 19) (Discworld Novels)
Feet Of Clay: (Discworld Novel 19) (Discworld Novels)
"Pratchett's Discworld isn't for all tastes, but I adore the Watch books in particular. Vimes and Vetinari rock!"
Moominpappa at Sea (Puffin Books)
Moominpappa at Sea (Puffin Books)
"Moomin books are lovely and truly original works of art."
To Kill A Mockingbird
To Kill A Mockingbird
"Good, thoughtful and highly enjoyable. Another American classic."
Some Buried Caesar (Nero Wolfe Mysteries)
Some Buried Caesar (Nero Wolfe Mysteries)
"Delicious early Stout. You've gotta love Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin! Too Many Cooks is also highly recommended."
His Master's Voice
His Master's Voice
"Outstanding and different piece of SF - not exciting, but highly thought provoking, particularly from the natural scientist's point of view."
The Egyptian: A Novel
The Egyptian: A Novel
"Quite simply a masterpiece - written, I'm proud to say, by a Finn who never even visited Egypt."
Ballad of the Salt Sea (Corto Maltese Adventure S.)
Ballad of the Salt Sea (Corto Maltese Adventure S.)
"Just an example of the graphic enchantment of Corto Maltese..."
Seacrow Island
Seacrow Island
"Astrid Lindgren wrote much more than just Pippi Longstocking books, or even children's fantasy - this is a shining example."
The Little Prince (The Anniversary Edition)
The Little Prince (The Anniversary Edition)
"Just a darned beautiful little book."
84 Charing Cross Road
84 Charing Cross Road
"For all the less than wealthy book lovers in the world..."
Peter Pan (Penguin Popular Classics)
Peter Pan (Penguin Popular Classics)
"Immortally wonderful children's classic!"
The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy
The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy
"Delightfully insane SF comedy."
The Three Musketeers (Wordsworth Classics)
The Three Musketeers (Wordsworth Classics)
"Romantic historical adventure at its purest - and best."
All Creatures Great and Small: "If Only They Could Talk" and "It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet"
All Creatures Great and Small: "If Only They Could Talk" and "It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet"
"Along with G. Durrell's work, this and the rest of Herriot are musts for animal lovers like myself."
Just So Stories (Everyman's Library CHILDREN'S CLASSICS)
Just So Stories (Everyman's Library CHILDREN'S CLASSICS)
"Just the idea of a childhood without Butterfly That Stamped makes me shudder."
My Family Right Or Wrong
My Family Right Or Wrong
"How much funnier can you get without becoming acutely perilous?"
The Chronicles of Narnia Boxed Set
The Chronicles of Narnia Boxed Set
"Magical and, surprisingly enough, religious fantasy classics."
The Neverending Story (Puffin Books)
The Neverending Story (Puffin Books)
"Storybook lover's perfect SF - quite original, too."
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Book 3) Paperback
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Book 3) Paperback
"Do start from the first book, but this is where it really *begins*."
The Last Days of Summer
The Last Days of Summer
"This one was a surprising find. A very funny, touching and thought-provoking novel with a highly original structure."