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~ Monday, October 20, 2003

12 songs chosen by the BBC to represent famous books:

1 I Am the Resurrection - Stone Roses (The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe)
2 Stupid Cupid - Connie Francis (Emma)
3 Love Will Tear Us Apart - Joy Division (Captain Corelli's Mandolin)
4 Money's Too Tight to Mention - Simply Red (A Christmas Carol)
5 The Beautiful Ones - Suede (Brideshead Revisited)
6 Bad Girls - Donna Summer (Tess of the D'Urbervilles)
7 Uptown Girl - Billy Joel (Great Expectations)
8 Young Americans - David Bowie (The Great Gatsby)
9 House of Fun - Madness (Pride and Prejudice)
10 The Beautiful People - Marilyn Manson (Wuthering Heights)
11 Oh Happy Day! - Edwin Hawkins Singers (To Kill a Mockingbird)
12 Stuck In the Middle With You - Stealer's Wheel (Catch 22)

Source: background music from 'The Big Read' TV programme listing 'Britain's favourite novels'

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