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The Guardian Best Books of 2006

Here is a list of the Guardian's best books of the year 2006. How many of these books have you read?
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13 Ways of Looking at the Novel (Jane Smiley)
13 Ways of Looking at the Novel (Jane Smiley)
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Alone on a Wide Wide Sea (Michael Morpurgo)
Alone on a Wide Wide Sea (Michael Morpurgo)
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American Purgatorio (John Haskell)
American Purgatorio (John Haskell)
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America's Kingdom: Mythmaking on the Saudi Oil Frontier (Robert Vitalis)
America's Kingdom: Mythmaking on the Saudi Oil Frontier (Robert Vitalis)
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Ashes for Breakfast (Durs Gr├╝nbein)
Ashes for Breakfast (Durs Grünbein)
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At Her Majesty's Secret Service (Nigel West)
At Her Majesty's Secret Service (Nigel West)
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The Attack (Yasmina Khadra)
The Attack (Yasmina Khadra)
8
Bad Faith (Carmen Callil)
Bad Faith (Carmen Callil)
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The Battle for Spain: The Spanish Civil War 1936-1939 (Antony Beevor)
The Battle for Spain: The Spanish Civil War 1936-1939 (Antony Beevor)
10
Be Near Me (Andrew O'Hagan)
Be Near Me (Andrew O'Hagan)
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The Beatles, Football and Me (Hunter Davies)
The Beatles, Football and Me (Hunter Davies)
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The Beautiful Fall (Alicia Drake)
The Beautiful Fall (Alicia Drake)
13
Bertie, May and Mrs. Fish (Xandra Bingley)
Bertie, May and Mrs. Fish (Xandra Bingley)
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Black Hole (Charles Burns)
Black Hole (Charles Burns)
15
Black Swan Green
Black Swan Green
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The Book of Blood (Vicki Feaver)
The Book of Blood (Vicki Feaver)
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Carry Me Down (M.J. Hyland)
Carry Me Down (M.J. Hyland)
18
Chicken With Plums (Marjane Satrapi)
Chicken With Plums (Marjane Satrapi)
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Connemara: Listening to the Wind (Tim Robinson)
Connemara: Listening to the Wind (Tim Robinson)
20
Creatures of the Earth (John McGahern)
Creatures of the Earth (John McGahern)
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21
The Culture of the Europeans From 1800 to the Present (Donald Sassoon)
The Culture of the Europeans From 1800 to the Present (Donald Sassoon)
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The Damned United (David Peace)
The Damned United (David Peace)
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The Dangerous Book for Boys (Conn and Hal Iggulden)
The Dangerous Book for Boys (Conn and Hal Iggulden)
24
Diana (Bradford)
Diana (Bradford)
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Diplomatic Baggage: The Adventures of a Trailing Spouse (Brigid Keenan)
Diplomatic Baggage: The Adventures of a Trailing Spouse (Brigid Keenan)
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The Discomfort Zone: A Personal History (Jonathan Franzen)
The Discomfort Zone: A Personal History (Jonathan Franzen)
27
Distant Star
Distant Star
28
District and Circle (Seamus Heaney)
District and Circle (Seamus Heaney)
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The Drift Latitudes (Jamal Mahjoub)
The Drift Latitudes (Jamal Mahjoub)
30
Earth and Ashes (Atiq Rahimi)
Earth and Ashes (Atiq Rahimi)
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The Echo Maker
The Echo Maker
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Edgar Allan Poe & the Juke-Box (Elizabeth Bishop)
Edgar Allan Poe & the Juke-Box (Elizabeth Bishop)
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The Emperor's Children (Claire Messud)
The Emperor's Children (Claire Messud)
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Everyman
Everyman
35
Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq (Thomas E. Ricks)
Fiasco: The American Military Adventure in Iraq (Thomas E. Ricks)
36
Fun Home (Alison Bechdel)
Fun Home (Alison Bechdel)
37
Gallatin Canyon (Thomas McGuane)
Gallatin Canyon (Thomas McGuane)
38
George Mackay Brown: The Life (Maggie Fergusson)
George Mackay Brown: The Life (Maggie Fergusson)
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The God Delusion
The God Delusion
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The Greatest Story Ever Sold (Frank Rich)
The Greatest Story Ever Sold (Frank Rich)
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