World Book Night top 100

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World Book Night top 100

Postby Who's Wee Dug » Tue Sep 13, 2011 10:10 am

Only one Discworld book on it + Good Omens Neil Gaiman done well with four.

http://www.worldbooknight.org/your-book ... -100-books

Some people just don't have good taste. :wink: :lol:
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Postby raisindot » Tue Sep 13, 2011 12:24 pm

The link doesn't appear to be working...
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Postby Jan Van Quirm » Tue Sep 13, 2011 12:40 pm

It's just the period at the end that's bolluxing it

This'll work http://www.worldbooknight.org/your-books/the-wbn-interactive-top-100-books
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Postby Tonyblack » Tue Sep 13, 2011 12:55 pm

I undotted it. :wink:
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Postby Tonyblack » Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:00 pm

Why is Little Women there twice? And how come the Harry Potter boxed set qualifies? :?
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Postby Bouncy Castle » Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:02 pm

FIX!
Some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness thrust upon them.

The rest of us are a bit crap.
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Postby pip » Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:04 pm

seems odd all right :shock:
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Postby Tonyblack » Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:13 pm

On the plus side, only 57 people voted for Twilight. :) But on the negative side, surely more people would have voted more than 57 for a Pratchett book.

I guess one of Terry's problems is that his books divide people so much on which is their favourite. :?
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Postby pip » Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:14 pm

Bloody Pyramids :roll:
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Postby Tonyblack » Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:16 pm

:lol: :lol: :lol:
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Postby Quatermass » Tue Sep 13, 2011 11:39 pm

And bloody The Time Traveller's Wife is there twice. Ayiyiyiyi...

I've read 20 of the books on the list. :)
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