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A selection of good if not great books!!

Amazon Customer "squirtyflowers"
 
The Moonstone (Penguin Popular Classics)
The Moonstone (Penguin Popular Classics)
"One of the first great detective novels... great, I love it!"
Carrie's War (Puffin Modern Classics)
Carrie's War (Puffin Modern Classics)
"I read this when I was quite young and it just struck a chord... I love the characters and you end up really being swept away by the story.."
Pride and Prejudice (Penguin Popular Classics)
Pride and Prejudice (Penguin Popular Classics)
"Who doesn't love Mr Darcy and Elizabeth?? Apart from them, my fave characters would definitely have to be Mr Bingly and Mr Bennett!! Wonderful Classic!!"
Sense and Sensibility (Penguin Popular Classics)
Sense and Sensibility (Penguin Popular Classics)
"I love this book!! Col. Brandon is wonderful and you can't not love him!! I'm a girl, and so I love a good romance!"
Emma (Penguin Popular Classics)
Emma (Penguin Popular Classics)
"I know that this is the third Austen novel I have on here, but I had to include Emma. Mr Knightly, as well as the sly Frank Churchill make it well worth a read!"
The Three Musketeers (Wordsworth Classics)
The Three Musketeers (Wordsworth Classics)
"Long, and not the easiest book to read, but I love it all the same. Despite the fact that you want to slap D'Artagnan for being so dang cocky, you really get to admire him!"
The King's General (VMC)
The King's General (VMC)
"Possibly one of my favourite books of all time! I live in Cornwall, so it's cool to know the places she is talking about, Honor and Richard are great, you have to love her strength and determination!"
Rebecca (VMC)
Rebecca (VMC)
"Absolute classic! I love the unnamed heroine of this book, and the struggle she has when she thinks that Max was/is still in love with Rebecca, she's such a strong character.. love Frank Crawly too!!"
The Count of Monte Cristo (Wordsworth Classics)
The Count of Monte Cristo (Wordsworth Classics)
"I love this book, although it is primarily about Revenge, the characters are wonderful and you get so drawn in. See the French adaptation with Gerard Depardieu, really great!!"
My Sister's Keeper
My Sister's Keeper
"Had me literally weeping... I know, I'm such a girl... really wonderful, you can see both sides of the problem, and you know what is right, but you can understand the pain of Sara and Brian also...."
A Little Love Song
A Little Love Song
"I love Alec, he just lets Roe grow up and realise her potential, he loves her from the beginning, but doesn't push it, he lets it develop on its own and I love him for it! Wonderful wonderful book!!"
Twist of Gold
Twist of Gold
"I read this when i was about 9 or 10 and I loved it, the difficulties the children faced on their way to california were touching and at times, quite upsetting! For younger readers.."
Ou Es-Tu?
Ou Es-Tu?
"Ok, it's in French, but if you can read french, read this. It is a gripping story of two best friends and how far one will go to help the other.. I love it!"
If Only It Were True
If Only It Were True
"I love Arthur and Lauren, the back story about Arthur's mother and his old house just make the peculiar romance so much more emotional and real!"
The Notebook
The Notebook
"I love this book!! Noah and Allie... how could they not have ended up together?? Sparks is wonderful and really on form with this one!!"
A Walk To Remember
A Walk To Remember
"Again, Nicholas Sparks. Landon's transformation from Jock to 'nice guy' shows how there is good in everyone, and those who don't show it are missing out on a hell of a lot!"
Lucky Man: A Memoir
Lucky Man: A Memoir
"I really like Michael J Fox, and this book is wonderfully honest. His style is so un-pretentious and unique. Helps to raise awareness for young onsett diseases like Parkinsons also, which is fab,"
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Book 3) Paperback
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Book 3) Paperback
"My fav Harry Potter, I only started reading them when I was about 19, and I love them..... Sirius and Lupin are two of my fav characters..."
The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics)
The Picture of Dorian Gray (Penguin Popular Classics)
"Hugely criticised for being too immoral, this novel actually does the opposite, showing Dorian's life and the way he ends up would have been like a warning to the 1890s reader!! I love this book!"
George's Marvelous Medicine
George's Marvelous Medicine
"I just love it. I must have pretty darn young when I first read this, and it never gets old! Roald Dahl was a genius and I will never tire of his comedic brilliance!!"
The Snow Spider Trilogy
The Snow Spider Trilogy
"I love these books, the fantastic plot full of magic and mystery is just as appealing to me now as it was ten years ago!"
'...startled by his furry shorts!' (Confessions of Georgia Nicolson, Book 7)
'...startled by his furry shorts!' (Confessions of Georgia Nicolson, Book 7)
"Georgia Nicholson... what can I say? Do teens actually talk like that? I really hope so!! this is wonderfully funny.. I wonder if I can get Dave the laugh's number...??"
North and South
North and South
"John Thornton is wonderful, I love Nicholas, working class yet brilliantly intelligent where it matters: in morality and affairs of the heart. He is one of my favourite characters of all time!!"
Wives and Daughters (Wordsworth Classics)
Wives and Daughters (Wordsworth Classics)
"Gaskell is sadly overlooked and this novel is simply wonderful. Molly's goodness is inspiring and the way in which she deals with Cynthia and Osborne's secrets is great, she is very strong."
The God of Small Things
The God of Small Things
"Rahel's narrative is wonderfully refreshing. Velutha is possibly my fav character in this book, although Baby Kochmma for her meanness and ridiculous ideas is good too..."