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Laurie Lee – Cider with Rosie

Arthur Conan Doyle – Hound of the Baskervilles

Lorrie Moore – Who Will Run the Frog Hospital?

Peter Bisking – Easy Riders, Raging Bulls

Patrick Gale – The Whole Day Through

Italo Calvino – If on a Winter’s Night a Traveler

Agatha Christie – At Bertram’s Hotel

Michael Chabon – The Yiddish Policemen’s Union

Geoff Ryman – 253

Virginia Woolf – Orlando

W.G. Sebald – The Rings of Saturn

Mervyn Peake – Titus Groan

Ernest Hemingway – For Whom the Bell Tolls

Jeffrey Eugenides – Middlesex

Thomas Pynchon – Mason & Dixon

Ian Rankin – The Naming of the Dead

Walter Mosley – Devil in a Blue Dress

Christopher Fowler – Bryant & May Investigate: The Victoria Vanishes

Oliver Sacks – The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat

James Gleick – Chaos

Steve Jones – Almost Like a Whale

Joseph Conrad – Heart of Darkness

J.D. Salinger – The Catcher in the Rye

Jean-Paul Sartre – Nausea

Donald Hill – A History of Engineering in Classical & Medieval Times

Theodore Zeldin – An Intimate History of Humanity

Raphael Samuel – Theatres of Memory

Ursula K. Le Guin – The Left Hand of Darkness

Charles Stross – Rule 34

Samuel R. Delany – Nova

Arundhati Roy – The God of Small Things

Chinua Achebe – Things Fall Apart

V.S. Naipaul – A House for Mr Biswas

Paul Magrs – Exchange

Sita Brachmachari – Artichoke Hearts

Malorie Blackman – Boys Don’t Cry

Julian Baggini – The Pig that Wants to be Eaten

Introducing: Empiricism

Robert Burton – The Anatomy of Melancholy

Gabriel Garcia Marquez – A Hundred Years of Solitude

Mikhail Bulgakov – The Master and Margarita

Salman Rushdie – Midnight’s Children