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

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

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