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

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