Because this war book is really about frustration as Orwell battles Fascism in Spain and takes a bullet in the throat for his troubles. Rowling - Age 9 and up. Why not step into a famous story, packed full of adventure, romance, paranormal or humour! Jonathan and Barbara Rose are, at first glance, the perfect couple. Because fresh air and nature can heal many things. Only one man in the whole worldSherlock Holmescan handle a case of this caliber. Star as Huck Finn in this extraordinary novel where he meets a run away slave named Jim and the two undertake a series of adventures based on the Picaresque novel by Mark Twain.
Classic Non-Fiction Books (again, in no particular order)
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Tolkien - Age 12 and up. Read it for Toad alone — so conceited, so arrogant, so resourceful. Star as Huck Finn in this extraordinary novel where he meets a run away slave named Jim and the two undertake a series of adventures based on the Picaresque novel by Mark Twain. Simply substitute the names of the leading characters with your chosen names. Homage to Catalonia George Orwell Because this war book is really about frustration as Orwell battles Fascism in Spain and takes a bullet in the throat for his troubles. Because these 18 science fiction short stories, tied together by the illustrated man covered in tattoos, are as relevant today as they were in Sounds pretty much amazing, right?
Little Women "Little Women" is one of those rare classic novels that is still relevant, funny, fresh and heartbreaking today. The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck. Emma's actions are governed by her own romantic fantasies, where she tries to bring people together playing matchmaker. A real treat for Austen fans! The criteria for inclusion on the top list were as follows: It deserves a place in the libraries of all lovers of literature.
Hinton - Age 12 and up. Because reading is amazing and worthwhile and takes you to other worlds, where you can learn more about yourself and life at the same time. Atticus Finch is a hero beyond compare. A beautiful and festive book, A Christmas Memory is the kind of story readers will want to read again and again all holiday season long. The end result is a play of incomparable quality, and the realisation of how important being 'earnest' is. Fantasy author Mark Lawrence agrees: While there may be dozens of translations, including J.