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

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

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