Miss Squeenie McPimpalot (chaletian) wrote,
Miss Squeenie McPimpalot

100 favourite books

Gacked from pim2005 (though not technically a meme, per se):

1. The Wolves of Willoughby Chase, Joan Aiken
2. Black Hearts in Battersea, Joan Aiken
3. The Chalet School in Exile, Elinor Brent-Dyer
4. Gaudy Night, Dorothy L Sayers
5. Busman’s Honeymoon, Dorothy L Sayers
6. The Clicking of Cuthbert, PG Wodehouse
7. Leave It To Psmith, PG Wodehouse
8. Mike and Psmith, PG Wodehouse
9. A Countess Below Stairs, Eva Ibbotson
10. Never Pick Up Hitch-hikers, Ellis Peters
11. The Restaurant at the End of the Universe, Douglas Adams
12. Lanterns Across the Snow, Susan Hill
13. Little Women, Louisa M Alcott
14. Eight Cousins, Louisa M Alcott
15. Anne of Green Gables, LM Montgomery
16. The Blue Castle, LM Montgomery
17. Daddy-Long-Legs, Jean Webster
18. Just Patty, Jean Webster
19. The Secret of Chimneys, Agatha Christie
20. The Secret Adversary, Agatha Christie
21. The Daughter, Jasmine Cresswell
22. The Witch of Blackbird Pond, Elizabeth George Speare
23. A Little Princess, Frances Hodgson Burnett
24. A Proper Little Nooryeff, Jean Ure
25. Heaven and Earth, Nora Roberts
26. Carol in Repertory, Helen Dore Boylston
27. Frederica, Georgette Heyer
28. Death in the Stocks, Georgette Heyer
29. Scandal and Miss Smith, Julia Byrne
30. Duplicate Death, Georgette Heyer
31. Sylvester or The Wicked Uncle, Georgette Heyer
32. Pearls, Girls and Monty Bodkin, PG Wodehouse
33. Jane Leaves the Wells, Lorna Hill
34. No Medals for Guy, Lorna Hill
35. Jean of Storms, Elinor Brent-Dyer
36. Paperweight, Stephen Fry
37. Kilmeny of the Orchard, LM Montgomery
38. Anne of the Island, LM Montgomery
39. Tomorrow is a Stranger, Geoffrey Trease
40. No Boats on Bannermere, Geoffrey Trease
41. Merry Begins, Clare Mallory
42. Peter’s Room, Antonia Forest
43. Ready Made Family, Antonia Forest
44. Run Away Home, Antonia Forest
45. Catch a Falling Star, Caroline Akrill
46. Meg’s Eggs
47. Lady Chatterley’s Lover, DH Lawrence
48. Sense and Sensibility, Jane Austen
49. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall, Anne Bronte
50. Midnight Is A Place, Joan Aiken
51. Dance For Two, Jean Ure
52. Devil’s Bride, Stephanie Laurens
53. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, JK Rowling
54. Pollyanna, Eleanor H Porter
55. Why Didn’t They Ask Evans?, Agatha Christie
56. Arcadia, Tom Stoppard (yes, it’s a play, but I have the script in a book, so…)
57. Jo to the Rescue, Elinor Brent-Dyer
58. The Treasure Hunters, Enid Blyton
59. White Holiday, Viola Bayley
60. The Secret of Grange Farm, Frances Cowen
61. The Masqueraders, Georgette Heyer
62. The Hitch-hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams
63. Just William, Richmal Compton
64. Have His Carcase, Dorothy L Sayers
65. Falconer’s Lure, Antonia Forest
66. Eggs, Beans and Crumpets, PG Wodehouse
67. Boy Meets Girl, Meg Cabot
68. The Haunting of Gad’s Hall, Norah Lofts
69. The Guy Next Door, Meg Cabot
70. All American Girl, Meg Cabot
71. Purity in Death, JD Robb
72. Five Go to Finniston Farm, Enid Blyton
73. Gorilla Adventure, Willard Price
74. Biggles: The Camels Are Coming, Captain WE Johns
75. The Children of Green Knowe, Lucy M Boston
76. Prince Caspian, CS Lewis
77. And & Bee Go Shopping, Angela Banner
78. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, Muriel Spark
79. Cold Comfort Farm, Stella Gibbons
80. Biggles in France, Captain WE Johns
81. The Lost World, Michael Crichton
82. Enemy Mine, Kay Hooper
83. Tom’s Midnight Garden, Philippa Pearce
84. Nancy and the New Girl, Dorita Fairlie Bruce
85. Pernel Wins, Elsie J Oxenham
86. Robins in the Abbey, Elsie J Oxenham
87. Night Birds on Nantucket, Joan Aiken
88. To Kill A Mockingbird, Harper Lee
89. My Sister’s Keeper, Jodi Picoult
90. Dear Enemy, Jean Webster
91. Princess of the Chalet School, Elinor Brent-Dyer
92. The Prisoner of Zenda, Anthony Hope
93. Death in the Andamans, MM Kaye
94. Death in Kashmir, MM Kaye
95. Death in Zanzibar, MM Kaye
96. Moondial, Helen Cresswell
97. Rupert of Hentzau, Anthony Hope
98. The Secret of Spiggy Holes, Enid Blyton
99. The BFG, Roald Dahl
100. Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen

Hmm, a bit worried about my narrow reading tastes. Maybe I should try different kinds of books. Possibly.

And what was the name of the muppet that went meep and looked like a constipated carrot?
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