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Sorry - one book only - I choose Elements of Style for the next generation.
The Elements of Style and Eats, Shoots & Leaves
Bishop's Lacey, with the plucky Flavia de Luce, riding around the countryside solving mysteries with her and Gladys.
"Is this heaven?"
Field of Dreams - 1989
From a book you've READ...
Which fictional character's job would you most like to have any why?
Form a mathematical equation using books with at least one number in its title. Books for any age and genre could be included, ex. Three Little Pigs - Three Musketeers = Rex Zero, the Great Pretender
Describe one of your favorite books, in haiku form, without using its title.
If you could become part of a fictional family - or group of people - which would you choose and why?
I've chased my tail long enough, it's time to head for the door.
Learned life by surviving their death.
A Separate Peace by John Knowles. It was assigned reading when I was in junior high school. I faked my way through the assignment while never having read the book. As an adult I've always wondered what effect the book would have had on my 12 year old psyche.
"Jim Powell was a Jelly-bean." Tales of the Jazz Age by F. Scott Fitzgerald
"I had this story from one who had no business to tell it to me, or to any other. I may credit the seductive influence of an old vintage upon the narrator for the beginning of it, and my own skeptical incredulity during the days that followed for the balance of the strange tale." Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs