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Old 12-29-2005, 02:04 AM
25 favourite books!?

Mine:

The Wind in the Willows (Grahame)
The Little Prince (St Exupery)
Love in the Time of Cholera (Marquez)
House of the Spirits (Allende)
Pillow Book (Sei Shonagon)
Tom Jones (Fielding)
Cutting it Short/The Little Town where Time Stood Still (Hrabal)
Jacques le Fataliste (Diderot)
The Wind-up Bird Chronicle (Murakami)
Madame Bovary (Flaubert)
Nature Diary (Whiteley)
Life of Pi (Martel)
Anna Karenina (Tolstoy)
The Alchemist (Coelho)
Manon Lescaut (Prevost)
Tales (Miyazawa)
Evening Clouds (Shono)
Macbeth (Shakespeare)
Snow Country (Kawabata)
Slaughterhouse Five (Vonnegut)
The Summer Book (Jansson)
The Master and Margarita (Bulgakov)
1984 (Orwell)
Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell (Clarke)
Jude the Obscure (Hardy)

yours please- any number...
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Old 12-31-2005, 01:01 PM
The Witching Hour (Anne Rice)
Storm Front (Jim Butcher)
Guilty Pleasures (Laurell K. Hamilton)
To The Edge (Cindy Gerard)
The 5th Profession (David Morrell)
Mindhunters (John Douglas)
Cold Burn (Max Allen Collins)
The Goblet Of Fire (J.K. Rolling)
Ill Wind (Rachel Caine)
Living Dead In Dallas (Charlain Harris)
Dead Witch Walking (Kim Harrison)
Death By Chocolate (Diane Mott Davidson)
Bone Collector (Jeffery Deaver)
American Psycho (Bret Easton Ellis)
Invisible Monster (Chuck Palahniuk)

I've read many books by each of these author's, so I can't say these are my top favorites, but my top author's.

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Old 01-01-2006, 05:22 PM
1.I Am Legend-Richard Matheson
2.Battle Royale-Koushun Takami
3.Relic-Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child
4.Weaveworld-Clive Barker
5.The Hunger-Whitley Strieber
6.Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?-Philip K. Dick
7.Dean Koontz's Frankenstein-Dean Koontz
8.I Will Fear No Evil-Robert Heinlein
9.Others-James Herbert
10.Dune-Frank Herbert
11.A Clockwork Orange-Alexander Burgess
12.Survivor-Chuck Palanhiuk
13.Swan Song-Robert McCammon
14.Farenheit 451-Ray Bradbury
15.The God Project-John Saul
16.Meg-Steve Alten
17.Floating Dragon-Peter Straub
18.Richter 10-Arthur C. Clarke and Mike McQuay
19.The Talisman-Stephen King and peter Straub
20.Red Dragon-Thomas Harris
21.The Fury-John Farris
22.Dreamcatcher-Stphen King
23.Brave New World-Aldous Huxley
24.1984-George Orwell
25.The Call of Ctulhu-H.P. Lovecraft
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Old 01-01-2006, 06:01 PM
1984- George Orwell
The Long Walk - Stephen King
Half Blood Prince - JK Rowling
Glamorama- Bret Easton Ellis
Invisible Monster - Chuck Palahniuk
Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs - Chuck Klosterman
On The Road - Jack Kerouac
Last Exit To Brooklyn - Hubert Selby Jr.
Catcher In The Rye- J.D. Salinger
Generation X - Doug Coupland
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas - Hunter S. Thompson
Tuesdays With Morrie - Mitch Albom
Party Monster- James St. James
The Old Man and The Sea - Ernest Hemingway
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Old 01-01-2006, 10:48 PM
off the top of my head (i cant remember all the books ive read)

David Ferring - The Konrad Trilogy
Douglas Adams - The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy
JRR Tolkein - The Hobbit
JRR Tolkein - The Lord Of The Rings
Michael Crichton - Jurassic Park
Stephen King - Christine
Stephen King - It
Terry Pratchett - The Colour Of Magic
Terry Pratchett - The Light Fantastic
Wes Craven - Fountain Society
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Old 01-02-2006, 08:24 PM
Let's see the ones I can name.

1. The Talisman (Stephen King And Peter Straub).
2. Desperation (Stephen King).
3. It (Stephen King).
4. The Stand (Stephen King) (I haven't finished but it's already up here).
5. Watchers (Dean Koontz).
6. Misery (Stephen King).
7. A Game Of Thrones (George R. R. Martin).
8. House of Leaves (Mark Z. Danielewski).
9. Black House (Stephen King And Peter Straub).
10. The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Last Battle (C.S. Lewis).
11. The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Magician's Nephew (C.S. Lewis).
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Old 01-07-2006, 10:18 AM
In order of favoritism (somewhat):

1. The Man Who Laughs-Victor Hugo
2. Rebecca- Daphne DuMaurier
3. Les Miserables- Victor Hugo
4. Jane Eyre-Charlotte Bronte
5. Little Women-Louisa May Alcott
6. Wuthering Heights-Emily Bronte
7.Kristin Lavransdatter trilogy-Sigrid Undset
8. Gone With the Wind-Margaret Mitchell
9. To Kill a Mockingbird-Harper Lee
10.Jack and Jill-Louisa May Alcott
11.The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe-C.S. Lewis
12.Phantom-Susan Oliver
13.Giant-Edna Ferber
14. A Tale of Two Cities-Charles Dickens
15. Katherine-Anya Seton
16. Little House on the Prarie books-Laura Ingalls Wilder
17.Anne Boleyn-Evelyn Anthony
18. Sybil-Flora Schreiber
19. Avalon-Anya Seton
20.The Firm-John Grisham
21.The Return of the King-J.R. Tolkien
22.The Brothers Karamozov-Fyodor Dostoyevsky
23.Uncle Tom's Cabin-Harriet Beecher Stowe
24.Maia-Richard Adams
25.And Then There Were NOne-Agatha Christie
26. A Little Princess-Frances Burnett
27. A Room With A View- E.M Forster
28.Anne of the Island-L M Montgomery
29.The Good Earth-Pearl S Buck
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Old 01-19-2006, 11:14 AM
Blast from the Past - Ben Elton
All Quiet on the western front - Erich maria remarque
A time to love and a time to die - Erich maria remarque
The Godfather - Mario Puzo
Popcorn - Ben Elton
Tomorrow when the war began - John marsden
The riders - Tim Winton
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