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Best Books Set on Islands

Description: Recommend books with an island setting. Adult fiction preferred.

Members: 20 participating members (show all)

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1
22,829 members, 325 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

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sturlington (23): in the Caribbean

2
37,505 members, 585 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

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sturlington (17): Unnamed island

3
10,069 members, 139 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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aulsmith (2): Presumably in the Mediterranean

4
16,929 members, 175 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)
5
13,779 members, 364 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

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sturlington (18): Off the English coast

6
11,470 members, 267 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

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aulsmith (6): It's all islands

7
54,723 members, 917 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

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sturlington (28): Long Island

8
37,621 members, 329 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

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aulsmith (10): It's almost all islands.

9
32,315 members, 428 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

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sturlington (5): Pianosa, Italy

10
13,933 members, 209 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)
11
18,061 members, 1,271 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)
12
17,577 members, 243 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

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ahef1963 (10): unnamed island in the South Pacific

13
15,272 members, 236 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
14
15,263 members, 1,093 reviews
4.16 stars (4.16 stars)

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sturlington (14): Guernsey, English Channel

15
11,893 members, 250 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

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sturlington (29): Never-Never Land

16
11,547 members, 216 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

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sturlington (3): Newfoundland Island

17
10,903 members, 161 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

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sturlington (2): San Piedro Island, Washington State

18
5,248 members, 142 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)
19
36,680 members, 901 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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sturlington (30): unnamed island in Pacific Ocean

20
18,503 members, 414 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

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ahef1963 (34): Prince Edward Island, Canada

21
12,839 members, 266 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
22
6,311 members, 186 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

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sturlington (22): Caribbean

23
6,068 members, 69 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)
24
5,837 members, 46 reviews
3.31 stars (3.31 stars)
25
5,117 members, 432 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)
26
4,078 members, 317 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

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ahef1963 (27): Alcatraz

27
3,389 members, 56 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
28
2,584 members, 63 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

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ahef1963 (24): Unnamed Caribbean island

29
1,496 members, 33 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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ahef1963 (42): Daufuskie Island, South Carolina

30
1,136 members, 24 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

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ahef1963 (14): On the fictional island of Phraxos, based on Fowles' residence on the island of Spetses.

31
1,076 members, 25 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

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inge87 (2): Corfu

32
453 members, 43 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

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ahef1963 (16): unnamed Caribbean island

33
10,512 members, 411 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

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sturlington (38): Hispaniola

34
9,876 members, 155 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

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sturlington (8): Begins and ends on an island

35
9,004 members, 77 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)
36
7,978 members, 73 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

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sturlington (21): Isla Sorna, Costa Rica

37
6,689 members, 138 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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ahef1963 (26): Cephalonia, Greece

38
6,349 members, 223 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

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ahef1963 (38): Florida Keys

39
6,308 members, 69 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

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sturlington (36): Little Tall Island, Maine

40
6,101 members, 80 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

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ahef1963 (37): Fictional island of Waytansea

41
5,716 members, 165 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

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sturlington (11): Off the coast of Scotland

42
4,735 members, 277 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

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sturlington (35): Dejima, near Nagasaki, Japan

43
4,285 members, 49 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

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ahef1963 (17): Prince Edward Island, Canada

44
3,896 members, 433 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
45
3,778 members, 113 reviews
4.25 stars (4.25 stars)

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ahef1963 (29): Corfu, Greece

46
3,239 members, 45 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)
47
3,187 members, 90 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)
48
2,949 members, 43 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: Ravic, edparks

49
2,939 members, 214 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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sturlington (6): Nollop (fictional island nation off the coast of South Carolina)

50
2,892 members, 85 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

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ahef1963 (18): Great Britain

51
2,830 members, 104 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

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sturlington (34): Amity, New York

52
2,799 members, 75 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

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sturlington (1): Micronesia

53
2,775 members, 174 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

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sturlington (10): Cortez Island, British Columbia

54
2,491 members, 220 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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ahef1963 (50): Iceland

55
2,116 members, 68 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

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ahef1963 (44): Iceland

56
2,072 members, 45 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

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aulsmith (5): Crete

57
1,100 members, 68 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: Ravic, ahef1963

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ahef1963 (15): Iceland

58
732 members, 54 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

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sturlington (9): Micronesia

59
519 members, 12 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)
60
419 members, 14 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)
61
318 members, 7 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)
62
6,467 members, 104 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

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ahef1963 (45): Japan

63
6,269 members, 61 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: edparks

64
5,858 members, 266 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

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sturlington (19): Off the coast of Massachusetts

65
4,730 members, 109 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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ahef1963 (46): Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada

66
4,092 members, 228 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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ahef1963 (47): a fictional island on a planet that is not Earth.

67
4,054 members, 97 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

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ahef1963 (48): Cuba

68
3,367 members, 124 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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ahef1963 (49): Jamaica and Great Britain

70
2,708 members, 46 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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ahef1963 (30): Tahiti

71
2,172 members, 19 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: edparks

72
1,922 members, 87 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: Dilara86

73
1,897 members, 64 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

74
1,885 members, 20 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: Ravic

75
1,680 members, 43 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: bluepiano

76
1,477 members, 33 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)

Lists: roby72

77
1,371 members, 21 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

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ahef1963 (51): South Pacific

78
1,342 members, 31 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: inge87

79
1,285 members, 68 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

Lists: dara85

80
1,164 members, 27 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: roby72

81
961 members, 19 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: Ravic

82
891 members, 28 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: edparks

83
738 members, 8 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (14): Fire Island, Manhatten

84
691 members, 31 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: bluepiano

85
622 members, 10 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (12): The Channel Islands, Great Britain

86
619 members, 15 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: merrystar

87
586 members, 27 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: edparks

88
574 members, 15 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (17): The Orkneys

89
493 members, 28 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

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sturlington (16): Off Maine

90
490 members, 41 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: edparks

91
476 members, 18 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: roby72

92
471 members, 22 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: Ravic

93
426 members, 27 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: edparks

94
361 members, 1 review
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: Ravic

95
335 members, 40 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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sturlington (15): Falkland Islands

96
320 members, 21 reviews
3.38 stars (3.38 stars)

Lists: merrystar

97
301 members, 11 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: roby72

98
296 members, 5 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Dilara86

99
264 members, 21 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

Lists: Ravic

100
254 members, 2 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (15): Fire Island, Manhatten

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Started by: sturlington (August 2013)

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