70 Books That Exceeded Expectations

From Goodreads, These are books that you were pleasantly surprised by. They could be classics that you really loved, or more recent fiction that just caught you off guard by how good it was.
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Ender's Game
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The Color Purple
43
Lolita
44
The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
45
The Hobbit
46
Atonement (Ian Mcewan)
47
One Hundred Years of Solitude
48
Graceling
49
His Dark Materials
50
The Forgotten Garden: A Novel by Kate Morton
51
The Art of Racing in the Rain
52
Bel Canto (Ann Patchett)
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53
Vampire Academy
54
Three Cups of Tea
55
The Pact
56
City of Bones (Cassandra Clare)
57
All Quiet on the Western Front
58
Lord of the Flies (William Golding)
59
The Shack
60
The Name of the Wind
61
A Great and Terrible Beauty
62
The Last Lecture (Randy Pausch)
63
I Know This Much Is True
64
Of Mice and Men
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65
The Lightning Thief
66
Sense and Sensibility
67
The Count of Monte Cristo
68
Love in the Time of Cholera
69
Fountainhead
70
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Mark Twain)
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