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

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

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