Top 10 Lists: Books: Over 100 Top 10 Lists.

Backhouse, Fid and Sue.

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Few book lovers can claim extensive knowledge across the full publishing spectrum and that’s the rationale for this guide. In compiling over a hundred Top 10 lists that pay homage to the literary world’s greatest achievements, the authors have reviewed the entire field hoping that readers will be encouraged to try some titles that may have slipped under the radar. There are lists that include historic masterpieces, Scandi thrillers, children’s classics, classic romantic heroines, and lots more. An essential companion for book-lovers everywhere.


SKU: 9780753728581


Top Ten Lists: Books showcases some of literature's greatest moments, characters and concepts. With over 100 top ten lists paying homage to the literary world's greatest achievements, this is an essential companion for book-lovers everywhere. The top ten lists cover a full spectrum of subjects, including historic masterpieces, classic romantic heroines, Scandi thrillers, children's classics and magical realism. With the likes of Thomas Hardy and John Grisham potentially rubbing shoulders, the question of subjectivity is unavoidable, but whether or not you agree with the lists, they should hopefully prompt you to remember, discuss and maybe even discover hitherto unexplored genres.

Book Details

Author Backhouse, Fid and Sue.
Format PB
Series Title Top Tens List
Publisher Octopus Publishing Group
Imprint Bounty Books
Number of Pages 288
Publish Date 5/12/2014
Catalogue Nov18
Catalogue book number 191