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The Best Black Books Episodes  

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List of the best Black Books episodes, as voted on by other fans of the series. With so many memorable episodes of the show, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Black Books episodes of all time are. Fans of Black Books are extremely passionate about the show, and there is often debate over which episodes are better than others. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

Examples of episodes on this list: He's Leaving Home, Fever and many more. What is the best Black Books episode of all time? Look below and find out.
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Grapes of Wrath is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Black Books Episodes
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Bernard and Manny accept a house-sitting job to get away from their new cleaner. They also drink some wine. ...more on Wikipedia

Original Airing: Oct 13 2000

Season: Black Books - Series 1

Episode Number: 3

Director: Graham Linehan

Previous Episode: Manny's First Day

Next Episode: The Blackout

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The Big Lock-Out is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Black Books Episodes
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The Big Lock-Out

The shop gets a new security system that no-one can work. ...more on Wikipedia

Original Airing: Oct 27 2000

Season: Black Books - Series 1

Episode Number: 5

Director: Graham Linehan

Previous Episode: The Blackout

Next Episode: He's Leaving Home

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Cooking the books is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Black Books Episodes
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Bernard's dodgy accountant has to go on the run, leaving him ill prepared to fill out his own tax return. In fact Bernard would rather do anything than fill it out. ...more on Wikipedia

Original Airing: Sep 29 2000

Season: Black Books - Series 1

Episode Number: 1

Director: Graham Linehan

Next Episode: Manny's First Day

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Elephants and Hens is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Black Books Episodes
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Elephants and Hens

It is International Children's Book Week, and Bernard and Manny decide to write their own kids' classic and retire on the proceeds. Fran is off on a hen weekend, but still finds a way to fall out with Bernard and Manny. ...more on Wikipedia

Original Airing: Mar 18 2004

Season: Black Books - Series 3

Episode Number: 2

Previous Episode: Manny Come Home

Next Episode: Moo-ma and Moo-pa

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