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Books Set on Islands

Description: Recommend books with an island setting.

Members: 23 participating members (show all)

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1
26,731 members, 356 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

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sturlington (2): in the Caribbean

2
11,853 members, 153 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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aulsmith (2): Presumably in the Mediterranean

3
63,397 members, 1,042 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

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sturlington (4): Long Island

4
43,840 members, 690 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

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sturlington (1): Unnamed island

5
17,682 members, 467 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

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sturlington (5): Off the English coast

7
21,381 members, 286 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

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ahef1963 (9): unnamed island in the South Pacific

8
16,185 members, 240 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)
9
13,963 members, 334 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

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aulsmith (6): It's all islands

10
45,558 members, 417 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

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

11
36,544 members, 488 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

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sturlington (8): Pianosa, Italy

12
18,136 members, 284 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)
13
17,516 members, 1,175 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

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sturlington (9): Guernsey, English Channel

14
12,600 members, 236 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

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sturlington (14): Newfoundland Island

15
40,259 members, 964 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

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sturlington (11): unnamed island in Pacific Ocean

16
21,842 members, 1,379 reviews
4.35 stars (4.35 stars)
17
7,495 members, 222 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

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sturlington (17): Caribbean

18
6,343 members, 161 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)
19
15,742 members, 291 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

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sturlington (15): Never-Never Land

20
11,972 members, 176 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

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sturlington (16): San Piedro Island, Washington State

21
10,391 members, 102 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)
22
7,374 members, 241 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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ahef1963 (37): Florida Keys

23
6,585 members, 59 reviews
3.32 stars (3.32 stars)
24
6,264 members, 476 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
25
4,176 members, 71 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)
26
1,312 members, 27 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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ahef1963 (13): On the fictional island of Phraxos, based on Fowles' residence on the island of Spetses.

27
1,249 members, 28 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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inge87 (2): Corfu

28
15,453 members, 287 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)
29
7,458 members, 84 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

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sturlington (21): Little Tall Island, Maine

30
7,446 members, 144 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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ahef1963 (25): Cephalonia, Greece

31
6,515 members, 82 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)

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ahef1963 (36): Fictional island of Waytansea

32
4,900 members, 64 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

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sturlington (60): Rass Island, Chesapeake Bay

33
4,739 members, 325 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

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ahef1963 (26): Alcatraz

34
4,642 members, 139 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

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ahef1963 (28): Corfu, Greece

35
3,793 members, 57 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)
36
3,722 members, 105 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)
37
3,628 members, 225 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

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sturlington (29): Cortez Island, British Columbia

38
3,420 members, 240 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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sturlington (31): Nollop (fictional island nation off the coast of South Carolina)

39
3,178 members, 249 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

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ahef1963 (49): Iceland

40
2,524 members, 87 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

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ahef1963 (43): Iceland

41
1,658 members, 38 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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ahef1963 (41): Daufuskie Island, South Carolina

42
671 members, 18 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)
43
618 members, 51 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

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ahef1963 (15): unnamed Caribbean island

44
12,474 members, 192 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

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sturlington (23): Begins and ends on an island

45
11,979 members, 457 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

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sturlington (24): Hispaniola

46
9,195 members, 80 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

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sturlington (25): Isla Sorna, Costa Rica

47
9,126 members, 201 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

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ahef1963 (21): Great Britain

48
6,774 members, 284 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

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sturlington (37): Off the coast of Massachusetts

49
6,462 members, 192 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

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sturlington (27): Off the coast of Scotland

50
5,474 members, 297 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

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sturlington (28): Dejima, near Nagasaki, Japan

51
5,303 members, 56 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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ahef1963 (16): Prince Edward Island, Canada

52
4,937 members, 513 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
53
4,819 members, 118 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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ahef1963 (47): Cuba

54
3,469 members, 121 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

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sturlington (30): Amity, New York

55
3,382 members, 100 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

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ahef1963 (17): Great Britain

56
3,370 members, 54 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Ravic, edparks

57
3,160 members, 71 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

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ahef1963 (23): Unnamed Caribbean island

58
3,106 members, 59 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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ahef1963 (29): Tahiti

59
3,011 members, 79 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

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sturlington (32): Micronesia

60
2,511 members, 112 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)
61
2,416 members, 51 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

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aulsmith (5): Crete

62
2,200 members, 65 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
63
1,230 members, 68 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: Ravic, ahef1963

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ahef1963 (14): Iceland

64
1,044 members, 68 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

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sturlington (34): Micronesia

65
1,031 members, 30 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)
66
871 members, 8 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

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aulsmith (14): Fire Island, Manhatten

67
524 members, 10 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)
68
478 members, 17 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

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merrystar (3): fictional island

69
20,339 members, 264 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

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sturlington (35): In the Caribbean

70
16,007 members, 644 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)
71
15,390 members, 1,075 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)
72
7,225 members, 111 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

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ahef1963 (44): Japan

73
7,043 members, 74 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: edparks

74
6,805 members, 346 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)
75
5,106 members, 118 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

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ahef1963 (45): Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada

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4,770 members, 234 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

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ahef1963 (46): a fictional island on a planet that is not Earth.

77
3,744 members, 137 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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ahef1963 (48): Jamaica and Great Britain

78
3,285 members, 225 reviews
3.34 stars (3.34 stars)

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sturlington (51): Ten Thousand Islands, Florida

79
3,277 members, 133 reviews
3.19 stars (3.19 stars)

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sturlington (39): Moose Lookit Island, Maine

80
3,238 members, 277 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

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sturlington (52): Off the coast of Salem, Massachusetts

81
3,114 members, 63 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: alex68

82
2,518 members, 25 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: edparks

83
2,260 members, 68 reviews
3.55 stars (3.55 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

84
2,213 members, 103 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: dara85

85
2,198 members, 137 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

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sturlington (40): Papua New Guinea

86
2,198 members, 29 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: Ravic

87
2,123 members, 47 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

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sturlington (41): On an alien planet

88
1,925 members, 132 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)
89
1,922 members, 61 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: alex68

90
1,803 members, 28 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: alex68

91
1,688 members, 38 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Lists: roby72

92
1,626 members, 31 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

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ahef1963 (50): South Pacific

93
1,562 members, 37 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: inge87

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1,364 members, 30 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: roby72

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1,249 members, 40 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

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sturlington (42): Long Island and island in the Arctic Sea

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1,124 members, 30 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: alex68

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1,065 members, 25 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Lists: Ravic

98
1,019 members, 19 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: alex68

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899 members, 40 reviews
3.46 stars (3.46 stars)

Lists: dara85

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859 members, 30 reviews
3.1 stars (3.1 stars)
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Started by: sturlington (August 2013)

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