The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Ultimate Reading List

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Penguin, Jul 3, 2007 - Reference - 320 pages
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"Great reads for busy people."

This is a guide to help busy people find great reads in fiction and non-fiction. Filled with recommendations of popular, entertaining reading, this book covers mystery and suspense, romance, womenas fiction and chick lit, westerns, science fiction, such nonfiction topics as animals, art, biography, memoirs, business, true crime, and more. Plus, each entry includes a summary of the book, its significance, and a critique/observation/comment.


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User Review  - AddictedToMorphemes - LibraryThing

This may not be the best of the best for favorite selections, but there are quite a few books I haven't read yet, and it is a helpful guidepost for genres I am not necessarily familiar with. A good starting point for readers. Read full review

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User Review  - aimless22 - LibraryThing

Not exactly what I had hoped. Weighted heavily with recent publications, I was disappointed in the lack of classics. Perhaps worth a revisit after I have read more of the older books on my list, but at this point, not what I seek for advice. Read full review


Title Page
Books That Fly offthe Shelves
Get a Clue Chapter 4
Edge of Your Seat Entertainment
Reading to Your Hearts Desire
A Womans Story
GiddyUp and Read
Out of This World Reading
Have a Little Faith in Your Books
Food forthe Soul
Four Score and Lots of Years
Your Literary Passport to the World
Take My Joke Please
Blood Guts and a Darned Good Story
Appendix A Glossary
Author Index

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