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

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