A Psychotherapist's Favorite Novels

A Listmania! list by Phern Hunt (San Francisco, CA USA)
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A Thousand Acres: A Novel
1.  A Thousand Acres: A Novel by Jane Smiley
$9.04   Used & New from: $1.58
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (277 customer reviews)

The Color Purple
2.  The Color Purple by Alice Walker
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  "The Color Purple was written by Alice Walker."
$8.89   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (815 customer reviews)

To Kill a Mockingbird
3.  To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
$9.72   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,711 customer reviews) | 8 customer discussions

The Hundred Secret Senses
4.  The Hundred Secret Senses by Amy Tan
$13.82   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (335 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The House of the Spirits
5.  The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (373 customer reviews)

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The Secret Life of Bees (movie tie-in): Tie In Edition
6.  The Secret Life of Bees (movie tie-in): Tie In Edition by Sue Monk Kidd
$12.37   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,387 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

One Hundred Years of Solitude (P.S.)
7.  One Hundred Years of Solitude (P.S.) by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
$9.03   Used & New from: $2.20
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,162 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The History of Love
8.  The History of Love by Nicole Krauss
$8.67   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (569 customer reviews) | 44 customer discussions

The Bonesetter's Daughter: A Novel (Ballantine Reader's Circle)
9.  The Bonesetter's Daughter: A Novel (Ballantine Reader's Circle) by Amy Tan
$10.12   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (437 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Stones from the River
10.  Stones from the River by Ursula Hegi
$13.82   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (454 customer reviews)

Run
11.  Run by Ann Patchett
$11.19   Used & New from: $0.01
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (347 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Kitchen God's Wife
12.  The Kitchen God's Wife by Amy Tan
$13.08   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (237 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Goldengrove: A Novel
13.  Goldengrove: A Novel by Francine Prose
$22.46   Used & New from: $0.01
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (86 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Handmaid's Tale
14.  The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood
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  "This novel was written by Margaret Atwood."
$16.95   Used & New from: $7.52
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,476 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The Help
15.  The Help by Kathryn Stockett
$17.46   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8,418 customer reviews) | 126 customer discussions

Bel Canto
16.  Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
$13.64   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,072 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Rubyfruit Jungle
17.  Rubyfruit Jungle by Rita Mae Brown
$7.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (106 customer reviews)

The Catcher in the Rye
18.  The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
$8.29   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,925 customer reviews) | 16 customer discussions

The Poisonwood Bible: A Novel
19.  The Poisonwood Bible: A Novel by Barbara Kingsolver
The list author says:
  "The Poisonwood Bible was written by Barbara Kingsolver."
$12.31   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,209 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Book 1)
20.  The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Book 1) by Alexander McCall Smith
The list author says:
  "The entire series is fantastic...what a great character Precious Ramotswe is...there is no one like her in fiction."
$8.44   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,238 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Sunday Philosophy Club: An Isabel Dalhousie Novel (1)
21.  The Sunday Philosophy Club: An Isabel Dalhousie Novel (1) by Alexander McCall Smith
The list author says:
  "Start with the first book and read all of the Idabel Dalhousie series...she is a nosy philosopher always finding some kind of detective work to get into."
$12.40   Used & New from: $0.01
3.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (232 customer reviews)

The Mistress of Spices: A Novel
22.  The Mistress of Spices: A Novel by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
$10.74   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (124 customer reviews)

Little Women (Signet Classics)
23.  Little Women (Signet Classics) by Louisa May Alcott
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (993 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Charlotte's Web
24.  Charlotte's Web by Garth Williams
The list author says:
  "Charlotte's Web was written by E.B. White."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (836 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Penguin Classics)
25.  A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (Penguin Classics) by James Joyce
The list author says:
  "This novel was written by James Joyce."
$9.22   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (338 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Slaughterhouse-Five: A Novel (Modern Library 100 Best Novels)
26.  Slaughterhouse-Five: A Novel (Modern Library 100 Best Novels) by Kurt Vonnegut
$9.94   Used & New from: $0.25
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,694 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

The Grapes of Wrath (Centennial Edition)
27.  The Grapes of Wrath (Centennial Edition) by John Steinbeck
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  "This novel was written by John Steinbeck."
$13.88   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,266 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
28.  The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (513 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium Trilogy)
29.  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium Trilogy) by Stieg Larsson
The list author says:
  "This trilogy is riveting.  Lisbeth Salander is a fantastic hero:  bisexual,possibly Aspeger's,multi-pierced, tattooed, vulnerable superhacker.  Read the entire Millenium series, as it is one long (total of 1500 pages) book."
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3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4,952 customer reviews) | 56 customer discussions

Room
30.  Room by Emma Donoghue
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,697 customer reviews)

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The Spellman Files: A Novel
31.  The Spellman Files: A Novel by Lisa Lutz
The list author says:
  "There are now four novels in this series about a reluctant San Francisco family of detectives...very funny."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (344 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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The Magic Mountain
32.  The Magic Mountain by Thomas Mann
The list author says:
  "This is written by Thomas Mann, and translated by H.T Lowe-Porter. Set in the early 20th century in a Swiss sanitorium, it is a microcosm of Europe.  The novel pulses with life in the midst of death."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (148 customer reviews)

The Portrait of a Lady (Penguin Classics)
33.  The Portrait of a Lady (Penguin Classics) by Henry James
The list author says:
  "Isabel Archer turns down two suitors in early 20th century...an American abroad, confronting her destiny."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (173 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Giovanni's Room
34.  Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin
The list author says:
  "This second novel of Baldwin's is a classic of gay literture. Set in Paris in the 1950s: dangerous liaisons, expatriates, sexual violence. Giovanni overcomes the need to live the conventional life.  Brave work...long before gay liberation."
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By Blood
35.  By Blood by Ellen Ullman
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  "See my review."
$24.20   Used & New from: $9.99
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (109 customer reviews)

Gone Girl (Thorndike Core)
36.  Gone Girl (Thorndike Core) by Gillian Flynn
The list author says:
  "Riveting novel about a marriage gone very wrong.  Brilliant author.  You never know what is coming next.  The anti-heroine, Amy, is so twisted. I amso conflicted about being crazy about a book with the main character being a sociopathic woman!"
$13.64   Used & New from: $8.07
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30,408 customer reviews)

The Price of Salt by Highsmith, Patricia unknown edition [Paperback(2012)]
37.  The Price of Salt by Highsmith, Patricia unknown edition [Paperback(2012)] 
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Love Medicine
38.  Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich
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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse: A Novel
39.  The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse: A Novel by Louise Erdrich
$11.43   Used & New from: $1.04
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (141 customer reviews)

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