50th post -20 great books for world book day

 As this is my fiftieth post on Winston’s dad and also world book day i ve decide to do a list of 20 books fiction and non fiction today is the 4th march is world book day 2010 all these books i have enjoyed and would recommend highly –

  1. the rings of Saturn by W G Sebald lyrical
  2. suite francaise by Irene Nemirovsky-french war
  3. the last testament of Oscar Wilde by Peter Ackroyd imagined truth
  4. encyclopaedia of snow by Sarah Emily miano-hidden gem
  5. Walden by Henry David Thoreau-american classic
  6. the rebel by Albert Camus-french classic
  7. notes from walnut tree farm by Roger Deakin-nature writing
  8. close range by Anne Proulx great american shorts
  9. Hercule Poirots christmas by Agatha Christie classic crime
  10. oscar and Lucinda by Peter Carey-aussie classic
  11. hunger by Elise Blackwell-us modern classic
  12. the suspicions of mr whicher by Kate Summerscale-where crime fiction started
  13. white teeth by Zadie Smith-mordern british
  14. Brideshead revisited by Evelyn Waugh-british classic
  15. girlfriend in a coma by Douglas Coupland-modern american
  16. the book thief by Markus Zusak-thought provoking
  17. empire of the sun J G Ballard -wartime drama
  18. pride and prejudice by jane austen-classic
  19. famished road by Ben Okri-booker winner
  20. the restraint of beasts by Magnus Mills -funny

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