Authors and book experts recommend some the best novels ever written.
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Oxford Author Ali Shaw adds A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Jasmine Richards of the inclusive fiction studio Storymix adds Wonder by R.J Palacio.
Patrick Neale from Jaffe & Neale Bookshop in Chippy adds Jonathan Franzen's Freedom
Catherine Chanter, author from Oxford adds A Kestrel for a Knave by Barry Hines
Harry Sidebottom, author & lecturer adds E L Doctorow's Welcome to Hard Times
Oxford Author Ali Shaw adds Alan Moore's Watchmen
Oxford author Mick Herron adds To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Alison Boulton, Oxford-based journalist and author adds Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
Sarah Dennis from Mostly Books in Abingdon adds Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
Sarah Franklin, writer and lecturer Oxford Brooke adds Wyoming Stories by Annie Proulx
Author & entrepreneur Mike Southon adds The Secret History of the World by Jonathan Black
Lucy Atkins, a novelist & Sunday Times book critic adds Mrs Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
Cherry Mosteshar, author and founder of The Oxford Editors adds Dune by Frank Herbert
Sarah Franklin writer & lecturer at Oxford Brookes adds Nick Hornby's Fever Pitch
Author Catherine Chanter adds All Quiet on the Western Front, Erich Maria Remarque
Patrick Neale from Jaffe and Neale adds The Overstory by Richard Powers
Alison Boulton, Oxford-based journalist and author adds Le Silence de la mer by Vercors
Oxford author Ali Shaw adds The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle.
Sarah Dennis of Mostly Books adds The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
Sarah Franklin writer & lecturer at Brookes Uni adds Carol Ann Duffy's The World's Wife
Journalist Liz Saul adds The Wolf of Masada by John Fredman
Cherry Mosteshar, Oxford based author adds Françoise Sagan's Bonjour Tristesse
Lucy Atkins, novelist & Sunday Times book critic adds Graham Greene's Brighton Rock