Originally Posted by ekster
I'll second anything by Alexandre Dumas. Three musketeers and Count of Monte Cristo are (I'm biased here) my favourite stories.
Thanks for the re-radar. I just zapped that one (Count of Monte Cristo) onto my Kindle. High priority on my personal TBR list. (Husband and I are reading "The Pirate Cinema" together for our night reads so I can tweet to @doctorow about my reaction to it).