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Animals in Adult Fiction

Description: These are books in which one or more animals are important to the story. Please restrict this list to adult fiction only (no children's books). This list was created to collect recommendations for the BingoDOG 2015 challenge, but anyone is welcome to contribute books.

Members: 15 participating members (show all)

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1
44,252 members, 661 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)
2
24,194 members, 1,096 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)
3
19,251 members, 376 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)
4
7,776 members, 109 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (2): Cockroach

6
36,696 members, 900 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)
7
13,273 members, 233 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)
8
6,476 members, 82 reviews
3.26 stars (3.26 stars)
9
5,874 members, 216 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

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aulsmith (3): To say nothing about the dog.

10
2,347 members, 47 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)
11
1,690 members, 136 reviews
3.48 stars (3.48 stars)
12
1,014 members, 27 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)
13
790 members, 11 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)
14
711 members, 21 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)
15
556 members, 7 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

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aulsmith (11): Dog

16
22,721 members, 365 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: JuliaMaria

17
11,336 members, 285 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Lab mice. But I prefer the short story version to the novel.

18
10,177 members, 159 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

19
9,626 members, 136 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (13): Turtle

20
7,556 members, 508 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)
21
7,396 members, 118 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

22
7,363 members, 375 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)
23
5,388 members, 98 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

Explanations:

aulsmith (6): Ape

24
5,306 members, 142 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: electrice

25
4,383 members, 89 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)
26
4,064 members, 39 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: CorinneT

27
3,589 members, 97 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (8): Apes.

28
2,707 members, 23 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (7): Chimpanzees among others.

29
2,690 members, 111 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)
30
2,676 members, 44 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)
31
2,410 members, 233 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)
32
2,314 members, 230 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: majkia

33
2,106 members, 121 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)
34
2,097 members, 57 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)
35
1,883 members, 56 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)
36
1,876 members, 22 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee

37
1,560 members, 115 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)
38
1,506 members, 66 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)
39
1,350 members, 124 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: majkia

40
1,199 members, 86 reviews
3.74 stars (3.74 stars)

Lists: electrice

41
1,120 members, 100 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)
42
1,047 members, 48 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)
43
924 members, 18 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (10): Cockroach and cat

44
887 members, 115 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)
45
879 members, 33 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)
47
714 members, 19 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee

48
611 members, 46 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)
49
595 members, 10 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: inge87

50
540 members, 11 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)
51
536 members, 26 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: cbl_tn

52
535 members, 6 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)
53
508 members, 41 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)
54
504 members, 23 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)
55
445 members, 14 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)
56
358 members, 8 reviews
3.47 stars (3.47 stars)
57
342 members, 7 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)
58
342 members, 16 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)
59
314 members, 31 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)
60
291 members, 9 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (12): Foxes

61
280 members, 37 reviews
3.35 stars (3.35 stars)
62
273 members, 14 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)
63
254 members, 5 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (4): Dogs

64
205 members, 10 reviews
3.35 stars (3.35 stars)
67
159 members, 11 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)
68
88 members, 2 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)
70
9 members, 1 review
4.5 stars (4.5 stars)

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (5): Unicorn

71
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: aulsmith

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aulsmith (9): There's a whale in there somewhere.

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About this list

Started by: sturlington (September 2014)

Type: Unnumbered

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