1001 books to read before you die

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  1. Catstar68

    Catstar68 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A continuation of the movies thread! What are your favorite/most inspirational books? Fiction or non-fiction.
    A few come to mind:

    The Bible
    Memoirs of a Geisha
    Johnathan Livingston Seagull
    Huckleberry Finn
    The Road Less Traveled
    The Screwtape Letters
    Island of the Blue Dolphins
     
  2. GlitterKitty

    GlitterKitty Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Inkheart
    The warriors series
    Harry Potter series
    Savvy
    Eggs (by Jerry Spinelli sp?)
    Stargirl
    I like the Twilight series but bella is annoying
    that's all i can think of....oh!
    The hound of the baskervilles
     
  3. pw_quiltworks

    pw_quiltworks One Handy Chick

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    Anything Stephen King [​IMG]
    Anything Danielle Steele
    The pig man
    Nursery Rhymes [​IMG]
    Quilt and Crochet Books
     
  4. usschicago1

    usschicago1 Suburban Cochins

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    The Education of little Tree
    Beatrice and Virgil
    Tuesdays With Morrie
     
  5. 44Wolves

    44Wolves Here is Your New Title

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    warriors!
     
  6. Sassymygirl

    Sassymygirl Miss Equestrian

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    The 1930 Nancy Drew series, 56 books.
    The Hardy Boys series, 58 books.
    The Black Stallion
    Black Beauty
    Barbaro
    Seabiscuit
    Man-O-War
    Uh...I can't think of anymore... [​IMG]
     
  7. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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    Quote:I think I love you .. [​IMG]

    Misty of Chincotegue - series
    Nop's Trials
     
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    thefishery Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The Lovely Bones --- but don't watch the movie it stinks!
    Shutter Island
    The Green Mile --- way better than the movie!
     
  9. Catstar68

    Catstar68 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Black Beauty - I loved that book as a child. Heck, I love it as an adult.
    Charlotte's Web
    A Separate Peace
    The Great Gatsby
    The Grapes of Wrath

    Lots of good book so far, everyone! I adored Nancy Drew books! And Hounds of the Baskervilles is a favorite, too.
     
  10. FourPawz

    FourPawz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Orwell's 1984, Animal Farm

    Ayn Rand's The Fountainhead, Atlas Shrugs

    F Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby

    Dale Carnegie's How to Win Friends and Influence People

    Sun Tzu's The Art of War

    Charlotte Perkins Gilman's The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories (caution - disturbing, but will make you think)

    Anything by Flannery O'Connor (see note above)
     
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