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Susanna - Censored by GoodReads You add books to the list up at the top of the list, at the tab next to "all votes." You'll get a choice of picking a book from your own shelves, or doing a general search of the GR database.


message 2: by Karrin (new)

Karrin Who put all those VC Andrews books on this list? Between that and the number of serialized paranormal romance books I keep running across in lists, I am not sure about the denizens of this site...


message 3: by Ben (new)

Ben Here's a natural law of physics: 1984 will always float to the top of any Goodreads list.


Susanna - Censored by GoodReads Surely you jest; I thought that was Twilight.


╟ ♫ Tima ♪ ╣ ♥ Ben wrote: "Here's a natural law of physics: 1984 will always float to the top of any Goodreads list."

Haha! Oh so very true ;)


I, also, recall many debates coming about because Flowers in the Attic. Not one of my favorites books, but certainly paved the way for some interesting conversation topics..


message 6: by [deleted user] (new)

When some authors are repeatedly listed - something seems fishy.


~☆~Autumn♥♥☔ Ben wrote: "Here's a natural law of physics: 1984 will always float to the top of any Goodreads list."

Yes, I get so sick of it! (stupid book) Required reading for me long ago!


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