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

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

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