Send us your 26 Top Books of All Time

Last month I published my list of Amanda’s 26 Top Books of All Time and asked you to send me yours so that we can share and compare and start a discussion. Today we have the very interesting and eclectic lists of Michelle Moss and Amy Langenveld.

Don’t you agree, this is getting really interesting. Why not send me some more lists of your 26 Top Books of all time?

Michelle Moss’s Top 26 Books of all Time

a) Gone with the Wind – Margaret Mitchell

b) The Power of One – Bryce Courtney

c) The Sunne in Splendour – Sharon Penman

d) In Sunshine and in Shadows – Charlotte Bingham

e) Lucy Talk – Fiona Walker

f) Little Women – Louisa M Alcott

g) Song of the Sound – Adam Armstrong

h) City of Bones / The Poet – Michael Connelly

i) Four Fires – Bryce Courtney

j) Blackberry Wine – Joanne Harris

k) Here be Dragons – Sharon Penman

l) Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austin

m) Romeo & Juliet – Shakespeare

n) The Snow Falcon – Stuart Harrison

o) Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov

p) Cane and Able – Jeffrey Archer

q) The Dead Zone – Stephen King

r) Breathing Space – Marita van der Vyver

s) Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte

t) Great Expectations – Charles Dickens

u) Last Chance Saloon – Marianne Keys

v) Frankenstein – Mary Shelley

w) The Black Velvet Gown – Catherine Cookson

x) Evening Class – Maeve Binchy

y) The Great Gatsby – F Scott Fitzgerald

z) Lord of the Flies – William Golding

Amy Langenveld’s 26 Top Books of All time

a) The Name of the Rose – Umberto Eco

b) Abyssinian Chronicles – Moses Isegawa

c) Unless – Carol Shields

d) Lord of the Flies William Golding

e) Under the Tuscan Sun – Frances Mayes

f) Food and Loathing – Betsy Lerner

g) The Unbearable Lightness of Being – Milan Kundera

h) A Tale of Two Cities – Charles Dickens

i) Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn – Mark Twain

j) The Aspern Papers – Henry James

k) Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll

l) The Great Gatsby– F. Scott Fitzgerald

m) A Widow for One Year – John Irving

n) The World According to Garp – John Irving

o) Don Quixote – Miguel de Cervantes

p) El Lazarillo de Tormés – anonymous

q) Love in the Time of Cholera -Gabriel García Marquez

r) 100 Years of Solitude – Gabriel García Marquez

s) Death of a Salesman – Arthur Miller

t) Walden – Henry David Thoreau

u) Ficciones (Fiction) – Jorge Luis Borges

v) Lady Chatterley’s Lover – D.H. Lawrence

w) La tésis de Nancy – Ramón J. Sender

x) Porterhouse Blue – Tom Sharpe

y) Follow Your Heart– Susanna Tamaro

z) Gift from the Sea – Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Janita Thiele of Pulp Books’ 26 Top Books of All Time

Any Human Heart – William Boyd

Special Topics in Calamity Physics – Marisha Pessl

The Poisonwood Bible – Barbara Kingsolver

Behind the Scenes at the Museum – Kate Atkinson

The Blind Assassin – Margaret Atwood

Kafka on the Shore – Haruki Murakami

Love in the Time of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Possession – A S Byatt

Midnight’s Children – Salman Rushdie

Fight Club – Chuck Palahniuk

Life of Pi – Yann Martell

The God of Small Things – Arundhati Roy

Birdsong – Sebastian Faulks

Rachel’s Holiday – Marian Keyes

The Secret History – Donna Tartt

The House of the Spirits – Isabel Allende

The World according to Garp – John Irving

Never Let me Go – Kazuo Ishiguro

The Painted Bird – Jerzy Kosinski

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold – John le Carre

This Book will save your life – A M Homes

Fear of Flying – Erica Jong

The Picture of Dorian Gray – Oscar Wilde

Everything is Illuminated – Jonathan Safran Foer

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norel – Susanna Clarke

Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen

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