1. My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult - I could not stop the tears when I was reading this book. It probably also didn't help that I had just broken up with a boyfriend while I was reading it. Pffft.
2. Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt - this is the first book that had me alternately roaring with laughter and bawling my eyes out. It's been referred to as my 'lunatic' book.
3. Whitney, My Love by Judith McNaught - the first romance novel I read that made me cry. I was 16 when I read it.
4. The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern - if you've been regularly visiting my blog for the past few weeks, you're probably not the least bit surprised right now.
5. Jemima J by Jane Greene - I loved it as I could relate to the character's weight issue, and then I wanted to throw it against a wall after I finished with it.
6. The Gathering by Anne Enright - this one's another throw against a wall book. Unfortunately it was the first ever book I've read that won the Man Booker Prize. It's kind of made me wary of Booker Prize winners since.
7. Yes Man by Danny Wallace - it was so infectious, I found myself saying yes to things I normally wouldn't have!
8. Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier - I have never hated a heroine as much as this one. This one's past throwing against a wall for me. It's a rip it to pieces and make a bonfire one. Don't know why I kept reading though.
9. One Day by David Nicholls - one of the best books I've read this year. It ripped my heart out.
10.All Blacks Don't Cry by John Kirwan - written by a rugby legend and former All Black John Kirwan. His journey through depression is amazing.
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