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1. ‘THE 100-YEAR-OLD MAN WHO CLIMBED OUT OF THE WINDOW AND DISAPPEARED‘ BY JONAS JONASSON


This is Sweden’s answer to Forrest Gump, and it’s completely ridiculous. When Allan Karlsson escapes from his nursing home on his 100th birthday and inadvertently steals a suitcase full of drug money, he nonchalantly begins the most charming crime spree since Thelma and Louise. Read More
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2. ‘THE UNLIKELY PILGRIMAGE OF HAROLD FRY‘ BY RACHEL JOYCE


The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry brings a whole new meaning to the idea of life as putting one foot in front of another. As Harold Fry walks the length of England to save a woman from his past from cancer, the only time you’ll tear your eyes from the page is to reach for the tissues. Read More
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3. ‘THE PRINCESS BRIDE‘ BY WILLIAM GOLDMAN


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4. ‘TREASURE ISLAND‘ BY ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON


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