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Seize the book!

Carpe Librum - Seize the BOOK Except the one I am reading- then you are going to pull back a bloody stump and get a look of "Don't Try that again.

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The Best of the Book LISTS 2012 Random House.Soooooo many lists! LOVE that they have separate lists for kids and adults!

Love this book. LOL...my copy looked about like that before I bought a new one.

Valley of the Dolls / Jacqueline Susann. Beach reading essential - I read this when I was a teenager!

Where The Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls // On the list of 50 Children's Books…

50 Children's Books You Should Definitely Reread as an Adult

Where the Red Fern Grows--Wilson Rawls This book makes me cry every time I read it. One of my favorites.

This book has moved to the top of my favorites list. An intriguing fascinating story. Beautiful writing style with writing imagery that creates a captivating story. Enjoy!!!

The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield. Why does reclusive author Vida Winter choose Margaret Lea to write her memoir and throw wide the door to the past? Recommended by MAR.

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe-The book that ignited my passion for stories. A childhood classic.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis, illustrated by Pauline Baynes

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe-The book that ignited my passion for stories. A childhood classic that was read by my teacher, Mrs.

18 books to add to your reading list*

18 Pulitzer Prize-Winning Books by Women You Should Read Right Now

18 Pulitzer prize winning books by female authors. A good list for readers advisory if someone is looking specifically for women writers, and influential books at that.

22 Books You Should Read Now, Based On Your Childhood Favorites

Recapture all of that youthful wonder. 22 books to read based on your childhood favorites

Jane Austen is a genius

28 "Favorite" Books That Are Huge Red Flags

Booktopia has Pride and Prejudice, Penguin Classics by Jane Austen. Buy a discounted Paperback of Pride and Prejudice online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

Tolkien, J. R. R. The Hobbit / Tolkien J. R. R. – New York : Ballantine Books of Canada, 1977. #Tolkien #Hobbit

The Hobbit- Tolkien. The Ballantine covers of the Hobbit and of the three Lord of the Rings books with Tolkien's own artwork, as they looked when I read them in my youth, remain my favorites.

We know there are so many more than just 10... who would you add to the list? #books #read

10 Women Writers We Should All Read

10 female writer every woman should read at least once - brilliant women on this list! ten is just too few a number of female authors we should be reading, but hey, gotta pick your battles, right.

I typically read a childrens book in between heavier big girl books, to come down from some pretty intense subjects. This was one of my pick me up reads,...a blast to read I highly recommend it to all ages!!

James and the Giant Peach : A Children's Story by Roald Dahl. A young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach.