Romance, Fantasy, and Adventure

A Listmania! list by T.J. Laverne "author" (Malone, NY)
The list author says: "Here is an assortment of some of the greatest tales of romance, fantasy, and adventure throughout the ages, from Homer all the way to Stephanie Meyer."
Treasure Island (Enriched Classics)
1.  Treasure Island (Enriched Classics) by Robert Louis Stevenson
The list author says:
  "Stevensonís swashbuckling tale of young Jim Hawkins and his quest to find buried gold."
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Sense And Sensibility
2.  Sense And Sensibility by Jane Austen
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  "One of my favorite of Jane Austen's six novels, the story of two sisters and their search for the perfect combination of sense and sensibility."
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The Hobbit
3.  The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
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  "Before the magic of the Lord of the Rings, the comic misadventures of the simple hobbit, Bilbo Baggins."
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The Host: A Novel
4.  The Host: A Novel by Stephenie Meyer
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  "A surprisingly sweet romance amidst a very bizarre, yet believable setting. Who knew alien invasions could be so romantic?"
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The Odyssey
5.  The Odyssey by Homer
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  "An ancient classic, the greatest epic adventure ever told."
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The Other Boleyn Girl (Movie Tie-In)
6.  The Other Boleyn Girl (Movie Tie-In) by Philippa Gregory
The list author says:
  "Dark story of sibling rivalry, as Mary, Anne, and George are brought to the court of Henry VIII, and watch their lives destroyed by court life."
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Ivan & Alex: The Elixir of the Cosmos, The Twelve, and The Rising Sun
7.  Ivan & Alex: The Elixir of the Cosmos, The Twelve, and The Rising Sun by T. Laverne
The list author says:
  "Eccentric brother and sister, Ivan and Alexandra, take an epic journey across foreign lands and seas on a quest to save the sun in this fantasy/adventure set in 1881."
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Tess of the D'Urbervilles (Penguin Classics)
8.  Tess of the D'Urbervilles (Penguin Classics) by Graham Handley
The list author says:
  "Perhaps the most heartbreaking and moving of novels in the history of literature, this book will undoubtedly stay with you forever."
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The Time Traveler's Wife
9.  The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
The list author says:
  "In this sci-fi romance, Henry De Tamble has the rare ability to travel unawares to different times in his life, with only the love of his wife on which he can rely."
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Northanger Abbey (Vintage Classics)
10.  Northanger Abbey (Vintage Classics) by Jane Austen
The list author says:
  "Not to be overlooked of Jane Austen's novels, this Gothic novel parody gives us the playful and naive Catherine Morland, and the charming Mr. Tilney."
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The Chronicles of Narnia
11.  The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis
The list author says:
  "Travel to the magical world of Narnia in these seven adventures."
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Stardust
12.  Stardust by Neil Gaiman
The list author says:
  "An adventure-filled fairy tale, to rival the Princess Bride - for old and young alike."
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Wuthering Heights (Norton Critical Editions)
13.  Wuthering Heights (Norton Critical Editions) by Emily BrontŽ
The list author says:
  "A true classic, Heathcliff and Cathy epitomize the tragic hero and heroine."
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Animus
14.  Animus by T. Laverne
The list author says:
  "Brothers Edwin and Erol Turpin love the same woman in quiet, 18th Century England, yet find their lives are inexplicably tied to the mysterious past of a rusty, old sword."
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Timeline: A Novel
15.  Timeline: A Novel by Michael Crichton
The list author says:
  "Travel back 600 years to medieval France, in this classic Michael Crichton sci-fi."
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Green Darkness (Rediscovered Classics)
16.  Green Darkness (Rediscovered Classics) by Anya Seton
The list author says:
  "20th Century Celia Marsden and Sir Richard remember their torturous past lives as Celia de Bohun and the monk Brother Steven from 16th century England."
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Emma (Modern Library Classics)
17.  Emma (Modern Library Classics) by Jane Austen
The list author says:
  "Matchmaker Emma makes all the wrong choices and says all the wrong things, and yet we still love her."
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The Color of Magic
18.  The Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett
The list author says:
  "Bestselling author Terry Pratchett begins his comical and eccentric Discworld series with Twoflower and Rincewind."
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sounds familiar 2 Feb 12, 2014
Confused about cage scene 0 Jan 3, 2014
Why does the paperback cost less than the kindle version? 4 Dec 8, 2013
eBook debut 1 Oct 10, 2013
How did the first Soul get implanted? 1 Aug 19, 2013
HELP- what is the best book you ever read? 68 Jul 8, 2013
POLL: Jared or Ian? 112 Jul 3, 2013
Is this Unabridged? I really need to know! 1 Jun 30, 2013
The Host movie (out March 29) 5 May 14, 2013
Cancelled Hobbit book orders 10 Apr 27, 2013
Biggest plot hole 11 Apr 12, 2013
Books like this but for mature reader 3 Apr 6, 2013
 
   

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Last updated: 5/23/10
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