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Books The Best Julian Barnes Books  

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List of the best Julian Barnes books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Julian Barnes is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Julian Barnes who want to know which novels they should start reading first. Barnes is an award winning author and essayist, so there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader. List features books like Metroland, Flaubert's Parrot. What are Julian Barnes's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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The Sense of an Ending is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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Nothing to Be Frightened Of is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books

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Flaubert's Parrot is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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Arthur & George is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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A History of the World in 10½ ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books

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Talking it over is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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Love, etc. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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The Noise of Time is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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England, England is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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Metroland is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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Something to Declare: Essays o... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books

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Cross channel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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Before she met me is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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Letters from London is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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The porcupine is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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The Pedant in the Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books

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The Lemon Table is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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Keeping an Eye Open is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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Staring at the Sun is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Julian Barnes Books
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