Books In 10 Words Or Less

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Can you name the classic books using the brief plot summaries?

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Star-cross'd lovers' deaths end a family feud.*
African leader loses everything after arrival of the white man.
Bombardier struggles with unreasonable military rules and seemingly inevitable death.
In invented slang, young sociopath tells of imprisonment, being 'cured.'
By walking in others' shoes, lawyer and family confront racism.
Factory owner saves hundreds in the midst of the Holocaust.
Tree-jumping, rivalry become tragic for two best friends.
Wandering sailor's captain searches for whale that took his leg.
To reach adulthood, boy must overcome 'phonies' –- and himself.
Rich teens face off against 'greasy' teens in turf war.
Power-hungry, cursed, deranged thane murders to become king.*
Man, unstuck in time, experiences horrors, including Dresden fire bombing.
Children enter wintry magical kingdom and fight for its freedom.
Tale of retarded man and his protective friend turns tragic.
Boy and slave experience Mississippi rafting, racism.
Stranded on an island, children quickly become savages.
Trojan War hero overcomes obstacles, reunites with wife and son.*
Castaway spends 28 years on a remote tropical island.

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