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Lets cut to the chase. What are your top 10 books of all time or at this moment (Mine changes all the time!). Fiction only :smile:

 

My Top 10 (in no particular order):

 

The Works of HP Lovecraft

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

First 6 books of Malazan Book of the Fallen by Steven Eriksen

Lord of Light by Frank Zelazny

Oedipus Rex by Sophocles

The Book of the New Sun by Gene Wolfe

Gilgamesh

The Silmarillion by JRR Tolkien

Lyonesse by Jack Vance

The Fisherman who fell from grace with the sea by Yukio Mishima

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Check the last one

 

The Sailor that fell from grace with the sea

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voldermort

In no particular order & subject to constant change:

 

Phil Rickman – December

Phil Rickman – The Lamp Of The Wicked

Paul Doherty – The Haunting

Dan Simmons – The Terror

Stephen King – The Shining

Stephen King – 11/22/63

Stephen King – The Stand

Dean Koontz – Odd Thomas

Edward Rutherfurd – London

362 Belisle Street – Susie Maloney

 

Why only fiction?

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JohnBenn

The pillars of the earth - Ken Follett

World without end - Ken Follett

The grapes of wrath - Steinbeck.

Power of the sword - Wilbur Smith.

Treasure Island - Stevenson

The blue nowhere - Jefferey Deaver.

Pet Semetary - Stephen King.

The Hobbit - Tolkien.

Enigma - Robert Harris

Prophecy - Peter james

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The pillars of the earth - Ken Follett

World without end - Ken Follett

The grapes of wrath - Steinbeck.

Power of the sword - Wilbur Smith.

Treasure Island - Stevenson

The blue nowhere - Jefferey Deaver.

Pet Semetary - Stephen King.

The Hobbit - Tolkien.

Enigma - Robert Harris

Prophecy - Peter james

 

If you enjoyed the Grapes Of Wrath you will love The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan - about the folks who stayed in the dust bowl & fought - but that is non fiction.

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If you enjoyed the Grapes Of Wrath you will love The Worst Hard Time by Timothy Egan - about the folks who stayed in the dust bowl & fought - but that is non fiction.

 

Yes, Thank you. I'm always looking for books that are similar.

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svw

James A Michener - The Covenant

James A Michener - Chesapeake

Henri Charriere - Papillon

Wilbur Smith - The Sound of Thunder

Wilbur Smith - A Sparrow Falls

Irving Stone - The Agony and The Ecstasy

Jeffrey Archer - As The Crow Flies

Colleen McCullough - The Thorn Birds

Susan Howatch - Penmarric

Susan Howatch - Cashelmara

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RISadler

Larry & Stretch - Marshal Grover

Don Camillo - Giovannino Guareschi

 

(Just pick any ten, in any order.)

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