I'm sitting here looking at my bookcase full of books I have read

I'm trying to think of my favourite authors. Have decided they are - not necessarily in order:

Steven King

Dick Francis

Susan Howatch

Denis Wheatley

Nicci French

Jean Plaidy/Victoria Holt (sad I know)

What's all yours?

Bev x

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Oooops forgot Dean Koontz - sorry Mr Koontz :d

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Interesting topic - here's my contribution:

Dick Francis (snap!)

Maeve Binchy

Terry Pratchett

P D James

Agatha Christie

Ian Rankin

Nevil Shute

Also not in any particular order. As you can see I enjoy crime novels! There are many others, but I decided to restrict myself to the first few I thought of.

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Glad there's someone else still up at this time of night jabber. Interesting selection. I love Dick Francis though I don't generally like crime books.

Bev x

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I find John Le Carre and Jeffrey Archer irresisible.

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My top authors, in no particular order, are:

John Le Carre

P D James

Peter Robinson

Lee Child

Robert Crais

Michael Connolly

Bobby xxx

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Hi I spent most of Sunday reading an Ann Cleeves book, it was a Vera Stanhope murder mystery novel, I bought a set of them cheap from the Book People. Charity shops 10 books for a pound are my favourite tho!

Patricia Cornwell

Peter Robinson

Alexander MCCall Smith....the no1 ladies Detective Agency (not his others)

Gervaise Phinn

Miss Read

A very strange mix! And any self help book...even sadder.

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Hilary Mantel (just the historical ones)

William Boyd (have most of his)

Phillipa Gregory

Robert Hughes

Kate Mosse

my 5 fave above but also got weird & wonderful mix on my book shelves from classics to the Grey Trilogy

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I read anything that is free on Kindle LOL. xx

Excuse me I'm feeling flippant to-day

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Behave yourself ex-blonde :d

Bev x

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Jeffrey Archer

E V Thomson

Lilly Baxter

Iris Gower

Anna Jacobs

Lesley Pearse

Ruth Hamilton as hers are set in Bolton and I know all the places that she talks about.

Anna Jacobs starts off in England then ends up in western Australia when people where just beginning to settle there Wendell you might find them interesting.

Gail

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Love Philippa Gregory too - got all her wideacre books. I got a mixture too - from pulp fiction to classics (more of the former than the latter unfortunately :d )

I love science fiction too.

Bev x

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My favourite authors are -

Jeanette Winterson

Henry Miller

Virginia Woolf

Marilyn French

Stieg Larsson

Angela Carter

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I love nearly all books and there a couple of Authors that I have on pre-order otherwise I just get what suits my mood at that particular time. I have just read The Last Runaway by Tracey Chevalier which was very good

JD Robb is my favourite favourite :D

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Enid Blyton and er um oh u know

KOTC

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A A Milne?

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Joe Nesbo

Bernard Cornwell

And any book about cricket

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stephen king

dean koontz

james patterson

jeffery deaver

harlen coben

martina cole

tami hoag

karin slaughter

karen rose

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