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

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