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Eight Books that Inspire Me #8: Misery by Stephen King

Stephen King needs no introduction from me, nor does his brilliant novel, Misery. There were a number of his books I was thinking of to fill the final spot on my list, but this 1987 release about author Paul Sheldon held captive by his 'number one fan' Annie Wilkes takes the honour for its outright craziness and sense of fun.

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Eight Books that Inspire Me #3: The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

First published in 1988, Thomas Harris' The Silence of the Lambs has become so absorbed into popular culture that, even today, the mere mention of 'fava beans' or a 'nice chianti' will almost inevitably spark a round of lip-sucking Hannibal Lecter impersonations.

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