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Ten Books That Have Stayed With Me

Beschrijving: Facebook meme

Leden: 22 deelnemende leden (toon alle)

Alle lijsten van leden: [1] 2Sorteren: Score | Titel | Auteur | Datum
1
50,372 leden, 815 besprekingen
4.22 sterren (4.22 sterren)

Lijsten: smcwl (1), jillmwo (1), cej1027 (2), TheTowers (2)

Score: 14.73

2
3,999 leden, 54 besprekingen
4.26 sterren (4.26 sterren)

Lijsten: TheTowers (1), angekenn (1), ahef1963 (1)

Score: 12

Verklaringen:

ahef1963 (1): This book was seminal as it awoke stirrings of social justice in me, and made me realize how much I take for granted.

3
67,473 leden, 1,318 besprekingen
4.38 sterren (4.38 sterren)

Lijsten: desertbloom (1), SqueakyChu (3), cej1027

Score: 10.4

4
24,404 leden, 717 besprekingen
3.95 sterren (3.95 sterren)

Lijsten: TheoClarke (1), Marissa_Doyle (1), timspalding (8)

Score: 10.38

Verklaringen:

Marissa_Doyle (1): One of my top books of all time. I am in awe of the world she created.

5
7,516 leden, 51 besprekingen
4.6 sterren (4.6 sterren)

Lijsten: Athabasca (1), cej1027 (3), timspalding (5)

Score: 9.71

6
37,606 leden, 2,009 besprekingen
4.36 sterren (4.36 sterren)

Lijsten: KimarieBee (2), TheoClarke (4), ahef1963 (6)

Score: 8.75

Verklaringen:

ahef1963 (6): I just read this a couple of months ago, but it's a work I will never forget. Both brilliant and devastatingly sad.

7
19,723 leden, 875 besprekingen
3.81 sterren (3.81 sterren)

Lijsten: TheTowers (3), SqueakyChu (8), Marissa_Doyle (8)

Score: 7.8

Verklaringen:

Marissa_Doyle (8): Haunting.

8
6,874 leden, 370 besprekingen
4.16 sterren (4.16 sterren)

Lijsten: KimarieBee (3), imyril (9), timspalding (9)

Score: 7.66

Verklaringen:

imyril (9): I think I mostly just loved the idea of Jesuits in space, but I also loved the characters and the prose. Knowing it will end badly just added to the bittersweet pleasure.… (meer)

9
667 leden, 21 besprekingen
3.93 sterren (3.93 sterren)

Lijsten: imyril (1), SqueakyChu (2)

Score: 7.36

Verklaringen:

imyril (1): Haunting and horrifying.

10
11,900 leden, 258 besprekingen
3.62 sterren (3.62 sterren)

Lijsten: mkbird (1), imyril (5)

Score: 6.68

Verklaringen:

imyril (5): Enlightening, enthralling and inspiring.

11
3,216 leden, 64 besprekingen
4.17 sterren (4.17 sterren)

Lijsten: SqueakyChu (1), waitingtoderail (5)

Score: 6.68

12
29,071 leden, 232 besprekingen
3.85 sterren (3.85 sterren)

Lijsten: jillmwo (2), imyril (6)

Score: 5.92

Verklaringen:

jillmwo (2): His beautiful creation story -- I just love it.

imyril (6): The only Tolkien I still dip back into. It shaped so much to follow, and shaped so many of my preferences.

13
15,250 leden, 293 besprekingen
4.2 sterren (4.2 sterren)

Lijsten: desertbloom (2), thorold (7)

Score: 5.82

14
3,822 leden, 72 besprekingen
3.9 sterren (3.9 sterren)

Lijsten: smcwl (2), timspalding (7)

Score: 5.82

15
5,382 leden, 173 besprekingen
3.83 sterren (3.83 sterren)

Lijsten: mkbird (2), SylviaC (10)

Score: 5.61

Verklaringen:

SylviaC (10): Provides some insight into our role and effect on the planet.

16
3,750 leden, 56 besprekingen
4.08 sterren (4.08 sterren)

Lijsten: SqueakyChu (4), Athabasca (9)

Score: 5.14

17
39,508 leden, 955 besprekingen
3.91 sterren (3.91 sterren)

Lijsten: SqueakyChu (6), KimarieBee (8)

Score: 4.93

18
16,001 leden, 468 besprekingen
4.06 sterren (4.06 sterren)

Lijsten: SqueakyChu (7), imyril (7)

Score: 4.92

Verklaringen:

imyril (7): My Latin teacher made us read it. We were all deeply grateful, and then teased him mercilessly. Wonderfully dark, angst-ridden, alienating and alluring. Such prose and singular characters.… (meer)

19
61,989 leden, 990 besprekingen
3.8 sterren (3.8 sterren)

Lijsten: waitingtoderail (1), desertbloom (4)

Afgewezen: cej1027

Score: 4.83

20
36,760 leden, 1,217 besprekingen
4.1 sterren (4.1 sterren)

Lijsten: KimarieBee (6), imyril (10)

Score: 4.81

Verklaringen:

imyril (10): This stays with me for its haunting implications. Sad, sentimental, yet satisfying.

21
2,138 leden, 66 besprekingen
4.09 sterren (4.09 sterren)

Lijsten: Athabasca (6), KimarieBee (10)

Score: 4.81

22
64,938 leden, 1,160 besprekingen
4.4 sterren (4.4 sterren)

Lijsten: ahef1963 (2), desertbloom (3)

Afgewezen: proximity1

Score: 4.4

Verklaringen:

ahef1963 (2): Pride & Prejudice is the first classic novel that I really enjoyed. It was the cross-over from childhood reading to adult reading.

23
17,667 leden, 296 besprekingen
3.87 sterren (3.87 sterren)

Lijsten: thorold (1)

Score: 4

Verklaringen:

thorold (1): Needs no explanation

24
10,394 leden, 242 besprekingen
4.1 sterren (4.1 sterren)

Lijsten: KimarieBee (1)

Score: 4

25
8,563 leden, 75 besprekingen
4.12 sterren (4.12 sterren)

Lijsten: timspalding (1)

Score: 4

27
1,686 leden, 64 besprekingen
3.86 sterren (3.86 sterren)

Lijsten: hipdeep (1)

Score: 4

28
49 leden, 0 besprekingen
5 sterren (5 sterren)

Lijsten: SylviaC (1)

Score: 4

Verklaringen:

SylviaC (1): This was the book that I asked everyone to read to me, before I could read it myself.

29
0 leden, 0 besprekingen

Lijsten: SomeGuyInVirginia (1)

Score: 4

Verklaringen:

SomeGuyInVirginia (1): My grandmother gave me this book for my birthday when I was very small. I was disappointed it wasn’t something more interesting, but it awakened my passion for books.… (meer)

30
19,937 leden, 259 besprekingen
4.11 sterren (4.11 sterren)

Lijsten: waitingtoderail (2)

Score: 3.36

31
2,170 leden, 42 besprekingen
3.51 sterren (3.51 sterren)

Lijsten: TheoClarke (2)

Score: 3.36

32
2,001 leden, 27 besprekingen
4.46 sterren (4.46 sterren)

Lijsten: thorold (2)

Score: 3.36

Verklaringen:

thorold (2): A book that makes you think "If everyone read this, we could be sure it would never happen again"

33
1,689 leden, 42 besprekingen
4.03 sterren (4.03 sterren)

Lijsten: imyril (2)

Score: 3.36

Verklaringen:

imyril (2): I read this very young and it introduced me to the concept of satisfactory but unhappy endings. Also, the Earldelving. Gah.

34
1,631 leden, 18 besprekingen
3.9 sterren (3.9 sterren)

Lijsten: proximity1 (2)

Score: 3.36

35
1,256 leden, 12 besprekingen
3.82 sterren (3.82 sterren)

Lijsten: timspalding (2)

Score: 3.36

36
678 leden, 10 besprekingen
4.37 sterren (4.37 sterren)

Lijsten: SomeGuyInVirginia (2)

Score: 3.36

Verklaringen:

SomeGuyInVirginia (2): Elegant running commentary on life.

37
404 leden, 7 besprekingen
4.23 sterren (4.23 sterren)

Lijsten: SylviaC (2)

Score: 3.36

Verklaringen:

SylviaC (2): A childhood favourite. The wonder of that first pair of glasses, after years of being labeled as slow and clumsy.

38
222 leden, 2 besprekingen
4.33 sterren (4.33 sterren)

Lijsten: hipdeep (2)

Score: 3.36

39
187 leden, 10 besprekingen
3.89 sterren (3.89 sterren)

Lijsten: Athabasca (2)

Score: 3.36

40
6 leden, 1 bespreking
4.5 sterren (4.5 sterren)

Lijsten: Marissa_Doyle (2)

Score: 3.36

Verklaringen:

Marissa_Doyle (2): I read this when I was a young teen, and it has profoundly affected how I write.

41
11,088 leden, 235 besprekingen
4.04 sterren (4.04 sterren)

Lijsten: thorold (3)

Score: 3.04

Verklaringen:

thorold (3): The literary equivalent of an earworm: you know it's a bad book, but you can never get it out of your head...

42
4,696 leden, 103 besprekingen
3.65 sterren (3.65 sterren)

Lijsten: SylviaC (3)

Score: 3.04

Verklaringen:

SylviaC (3): Made me look at listening in a whole different way.

43
4,286 leden, 62 besprekingen
4.08 sterren (4.08 sterren)

Lijsten: hipdeep (3)

Score: 3.04

44
4,282 leden, 149 besprekingen
4.26 sterren (4.26 sterren)

Lijsten: Athabasca (3)

Score: 3.04

45
3,429 leden, 81 besprekingen
3.93 sterren (3.93 sterren)

Lijsten: jillmwo (3)

Score: 3.04

Verklaringen:

jillmwo (3): The idea of setting aside the culture and treasures of the ages so that they don't get destroyed.

46
2,880 leden, 75 besprekingen
3.72 sterren (3.72 sterren)

Lijsten: TheoClarke (3)

Score: 3.04

47
2,368 leden, 35 besprekingen
3.84 sterren (3.84 sterren)

Lijsten: SomeGuyInVirginia (3)

Score: 3.04

Verklaringen:

SomeGuyInVirginia (3): Même chose.

48
895 leden, 14 besprekingen
4 sterren (4 sterren)

Lijsten: smcwl (3)

Score: 3.04

49
536 leden, 6 besprekingen
4.19 sterren (4.19 sterren)

Lijsten: ahef1963 (3)

Score: 3.04

Verklaringen:

ahef1963 (3): The first fantasy novel (I read the trilogy in one volume) that I ever truly, deeply loved.

50
494 leden, 4 besprekingen
4.26 sterren (4.26 sterren)

Lijsten: Marissa_Doyle (3)

Score: 3.04

Verklaringen:

Marissa_Doyle (3): Retelling of the classic of Welsh mythology. Just beautiful.

51
179 leden, 5 besprekingen
4.43 sterren (4.43 sterren)

Lijsten: waitingtoderail (3)

Score: 3.04

52
166 leden, 2 besprekingen
3.46 sterren (3.46 sterren)

Lijsten: mkbird (3)

Score: 3.04

53
42 leden, 0 besprekingen
3.5 sterren (3.5 sterren)

Lijsten: proximity1 (3)

Score: 3.04

55
21,901 leden, 325 besprekingen
4.12 sterren (4.12 sterren)

Lijsten: timspalding (4)

Score: 2.83

56
16,174 leden, 303 besprekingen
3.98 sterren (3.98 sterren)

Lijsten: hipdeep (4)

Score: 2.83

57
16,027 leden, 279 besprekingen
3.79 sterren (3.79 sterren)

Lijsten: KimarieBee (4)

Score: 2.83

58
9,505 leden, 252 besprekingen
4.05 sterren (4.05 sterren)

Lijsten: waitingtoderail (4)

Score: 2.83

59
5,317 leden, 99 besprekingen
3.84 sterren (3.84 sterren)

Lijsten: smcwl (4)

Score: 2.83

60
5,053 leden, 127 besprekingen
3.99 sterren (3.99 sterren)

Lijsten: Athabasca (4)

Score: 2.83

61
4,519 leden, 94 besprekingen
3.87 sterren (3.87 sterren)

Lijsten: thorold (4)

Score: 2.83

62
4,274 leden, 132 besprekingen
4 sterren (4 sterren)

Lijsten: Marissa_Doyle (4)

Score: 2.83

Verklaringen:

Marissa_Doyle (4): Haunting as well, but in a very different way from the Ishiguro.

63
2,032 leden, 29 besprekingen
3.94 sterren (3.94 sterren)

Lijsten: jillmwo (4)

Score: 2.83

Verklaringen:

jillmwo (4): Two stories in this collection, April in Paris and The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas

64
1,556 leden, 46 besprekingen
3.66 sterren (3.66 sterren)

Lijsten: imyril (4)

Score: 2.83

Verklaringen:

imyril (4): This could as easily have been Triffids. Wyndham introduced me to apocalypse fiction, and I love both books for their evocative descriptions of a ruined London.… (meer)

65
392 leden, 3 besprekingen
3.27 sterren (3.27 sterren)

Lijsten: SomeGuyInVirginia (4)

Score: 2.83

Verklaringen:

SomeGuyInVirginia (4): Scared me to death as a kid.

66
186 leden, 13 besprekingen
3.8 sterren (3.8 sterren)

Lijsten: SylviaC (4)

Score: 2.83

Verklaringen:

SylviaC (4): A protagonist I really related to.

67
127 leden, 1 bespreking
3.97 sterren (3.97 sterren)

Lijsten: ahef1963 (4)

Score: 2.83

Verklaringen:

ahef1963 (4): Started my life-long fascination with all things African.

68
4 leden, 0 besprekingen
5 sterren (5 sterren)

Lijsten: proximity1 (4)

Score: 2.83

69
35,745 leden, 481 besprekingen
4.1 sterren (4.1 sterren)

Lijsten: SqueakyChu (5)

Score: 2.68

70
20,103 leden, 420 besprekingen
4.09 sterren (4.09 sterren)

Lijsten: hipdeep (5)

Score: 2.68

71
15,637 leden, 636 besprekingen
4.1 sterren (4.1 sterren)

Lijsten: TheoClarke (5)

Score: 2.68

72
6,402 leden, 183 besprekingen
3.99 sterren (3.99 sterren)

Lijsten: KimarieBee (5)

Score: 2.68

73
2,372 leden, 20 besprekingen
4 sterren (4 sterren)

Lijsten: proximity1 (5)

Score: 2.68

74
1,824 leden, 35 besprekingen
3.71 sterren (3.71 sterren)

Lijsten: thorold (5)

Score: 2.68

75
1,533 leden, 26 besprekingen
4.14 sterren (4.14 sterren)

Lijsten: SylviaC (5)

Score: 2.68

Verklaringen:

SylviaC (5): I like epidemic books, and this one was pretty comprehensive at the time.

76
1,018 leden, 21 besprekingen
3.91 sterren (3.91 sterren)

Lijsten: smcwl (5)

Score: 2.68

77
959 leden, 7 besprekingen
4.01 sterren (4.01 sterren)

Lijsten: ahef1963 (5)

Score: 2.68

Verklaringen:

ahef1963 (5): Explained to me, in layman's terms, the science of paleontology and awoke in me a love of the subject matter.

78
896 leden, 10 besprekingen
3.97 sterren (3.97 sterren)

Lijsten: Athabasca (5)

Score: 2.68

79
796 leden, 17 besprekingen
4.22 sterren (4.22 sterren)

Lijsten: jillmwo (5)

Score: 2.68

Verklaringen:

jillmwo (5): She explains some things so well. From Elfland to Poughkeepsie is an essay that has stuck with me.

80
27 leden, 1 bespreking
4.63 sterren (4.63 sterren)

Lijsten: Marissa_Doyle (5)

Score: 2.68

Verklaringen:

Marissa_Doyle (5): One of the truly happiest books I've ever read.

81
6,818 leden, 85 besprekingen
3.97 sterren (3.97 sterren)

Lijsten: thorold (6)

Score: 2.56

82
6,791 leden, 109 besprekingen
3.93 sterren (3.93 sterren)

Lijsten: timspalding (6)

Score: 2.56

83
2,449 leden, 30 besprekingen
4.05 sterren (4.05 sterren)

Lijsten: jillmwo (6)

Score: 2.56

Verklaringen:

jillmwo (6): It's the lifestyle as much as Norris' writing.

84
1,436 leden, 35 besprekingen
4.29 sterren (4.29 sterren)

Lijsten: Marissa_Doyle (6)

Score: 2.56

Verklaringen:

Marissa_Doyle (6): Wonderful, spooky, truly captures the "otherness" of the Fae in folklore.

86
820 leden, 50 besprekingen
4.26 sterren (4.26 sterren)

Lijsten: hipdeep (6)

Score: 2.56

87
112 leden, 1 bespreking
3.42 sterren (3.42 sterren)

Lijsten: smcwl (6)

Score: 2.56

88
92 leden, 2 besprekingen
3.9 sterren (3.9 sterren)

Lijsten: SylviaC (6)

Score: 2.56

Verklaringen:

SylviaC (6): My grandmother survived the Halifax Explosion, and this was one of the books that she kept in a special collection on her shelf.

89
0 leden, 0 besprekingen

Lijsten: TheoClarke (6)

Score: 2.56

90
21,521 leden, 491 besprekingen
4.27 sterren (4.27 sterren)

Lijsten: hipdeep (7)

Score: 2.46

91
19,263 leden, 293 besprekingen
4.1 sterren (4.1 sterren)

Lijsten: jillmwo (7)

Score: 2.46

Verklaringen:

jillmwo (7): I reread the Christmas chapter almost every year. I got this book as a gift on my 8th birthday before we moved to Bangkok.

92
12,906 leden, 253 besprekingen
4.15 sterren (4.15 sterren)

Lijsten: ahef1963 (7)

Score: 2.46

Verklaringen:

ahef1963 (7): My favourite book as a young teenager. As an adult I took my children to the museum a couple of times a month and we would figure out where we would live if we ran away to a museum.… (meer)

93
8,355 leden, 233 besprekingen
4.37 sterren (4.37 sterren)

Lijsten: KimarieBee (7)

Score: 2.46

94
2,054 leden, 85 besprekingen
4.12 sterren (4.12 sterren)

Lijsten: Marissa_Doyle (7)

Score: 2.46

Verklaringen:

Marissa_Doyle (7): Not the funniest Heyer, but the transformation of Freddy from foolish fop to true romantic hero is just a delight.

95
1,884 leden, 50 besprekingen
3.93 sterren (3.93 sterren)

Lijsten: SylviaC (7)

Score: 2.46

Verklaringen:

SylviaC (7): I want Elfrida to be a real person.

96
1,092 leden, 28 besprekingen
3.88 sterren (3.88 sterren)

Lijsten: Athabasca (7)

Score: 2.46

97
257 leden, 3 besprekingen
3.69 sterren (3.69 sterren)

Lijsten: waitingtoderail (7)

Score: 2.46

98
225 leden, 3 besprekingen
4.06 sterren (4.06 sterren)

Lijsten: TheoClarke (7)

Score: 2.46

99
196 leden, 2 besprekingen
4.31 sterren (4.31 sterren)

Lijsten: smcwl (7)

Score: 2.46

100
3,272 leden, 128 besprekingen
4.04 sterren (4.04 sterren)

Lijsten: SylviaC (8)

Score: 2.38

Verklaringen:

SylviaC (8): Took me to a different time and place, with a resourceful heroine.

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