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

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