Best Books of the Decade: 2000s > Gary’s Votes


1 The Time Traveler's Wife
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3.92 of 5 stars 3.92 avg rating — 1,011,550 ratings Gary rated it 3 stars
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2 Harry Potter and the Deathl...
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4.58 of 5 stars 4.58 avg rating — 1,347,258 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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3 The Kite Runner
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 1,381,927 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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4 A Thousand Splendid Suns
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 621,887 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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5 Harry Potter and the Half-B...
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4.49 of 5 stars 4.49 avg rating — 1,294,729 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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6 Water for Elephants
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 922,374 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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7 Middlesex
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 415,637 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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8 The Secret Life of Bees
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 774,326 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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9 Harry Potter and the Goblet...
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4.48 of 5 stars 4.48 avg rating — 1,350,882 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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10 Life of Pi
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 880,198 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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11 The Road
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 434,870 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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12 The Lovely Bones
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 1,284,078 ratings Gary rated it 4 stars
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13 The Book Thief
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 790,110 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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14 The Curious Incident of the...
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 694,002 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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15 My Sister's Keeper
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 699,515 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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16 The Da Vinci Code (Robert L...
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 1,283,523 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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17 Atonement
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3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 294,380 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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18 The Amazing Adventures of K...
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 125,818 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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19 The Thirteenth Tale
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3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 181,986 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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20 The Devil in the White City...
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 265,759 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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21 The Historian
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3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 169,654 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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22 The Corrections
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 100,341 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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23 No Country for Old Men
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4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 83,508 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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24 House of Leaves
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 62,178 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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25 Empire Falls
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 76,675 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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26 Running with Scissors
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3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 248,900 ratings Gary rated it 3 stars
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27 White Teeth
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3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 67,254 ratings Gary rated it 4 stars
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28 Seabiscuit: An American Legend
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 85,957 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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29 John Adams
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4.09 of 5 stars 4.09 avg rating — 138,825 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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30 The Girl with the Dragon Ta...
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 1,348,085 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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31 Gilead
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3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 40,172 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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32 World Without End (The Pill...
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 107,299 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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34 Lamb: The Gospel According ...
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 100,684 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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35 The Amber Spyglass (His Dar...
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 163,751 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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36 The Invention of Hugo Cabret
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 106,411 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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37 The Plot Against America
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3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 21,649 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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38 The Dante Club
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3.37 of 5 stars 3.37 avg rating — 29,525 ratings Gary rated it 4 stars
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39 The Crimson Petal and the W...
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 23,405 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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40 Harry Potter Boxset (Harry ...
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4.73 of 5 stars 4.73 avg rating — 156,193 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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41 Artemis Fowl (Artemis Fowl,...
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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 298,985 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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42 Tree of Smoke
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3.57 of 5 stars 3.57 avg rating — 6,497 ratings Gary added it to to-read
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43 Summerland
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3.54 of 5 stars 3.54 avg rating — 8,215 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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44 Mayflower: A Story of Coura...
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3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 19,820 ratings Gary rated it 4 stars
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45 The Poet (Jack McEvoy, #1)
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4.17 of 5 stars 4.17 avg rating — 46,502 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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46 Child 44 (Leo Demidov, #1)
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 33,981 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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47 The Stupidest Angel: A Hear...
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 29,108 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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48 The Man Who Invented Christ...
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3.47 of 5 stars 3.47 avg rating — 592 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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49 Duma Key
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 59,615 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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50 The Falls
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3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 6,781 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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51 Drood
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3.46 of 5 stars 3.46 avg rating — 9,846 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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52 Indignation
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3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 6,724 ratings Gary added it to to-read
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53 Diary
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3.58 of 5 stars 3.58 avg rating — 51,387 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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54 Balzac and the Little Chine...
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3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 33,714 ratings Gary rated it 4 stars
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55 You Suck (A Love Story, #2)
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3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 35,297 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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57 Benjamin Franklin: An Ameri...
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 39,741 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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58 Lies & the Lying Liars Who ...
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3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 23,496 ratings Gary rated it 5 stars
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