The 5 Best Books. Ever.

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You probably have your own ideas about which are the world’s greatest books, but what do you know? Here, in no particular order, are the five best books. Ever.

·         One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez

 ·         Atonement by Ian McEwan

 ·         Mila 18 by Leon Uris

 ·         Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez

 ·         Inferno: The World at War, 1939-1945 by Max Hastings

 Did I miss any? Didn’t think so. Happy reading!

(This piece originally appeared in the Washington Independent Review of Books, some of whose readers disagreed with these choices. Weird.)

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