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Historical Fiction >

Fields of Fire

Novel that follows the lives of several Marines serving in the Vietnam War

Memoirs of Hadrian

Novel by the Belgian-born French writer Marguerite Yourcenar about the life and death of the Roman Emperor Hadrian.

War and Peace

Literary work mixed with chapters on history and philosophy by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy, first published serially, then published in its entirety in 1869. …

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Children’s Fiction

Goodnight Moon

American children’s book written by Margaret Wise Brown and illustrated by Clement Hurd

Harriet the Spy

Children’s novel written and illustrated by Louise Fitzhugh that was published in 1964. It has been called “a milestone in children’s literature” and a “classic”. …

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Memoir >

The Autobiography of Malcolm X

Autobiography based on a series of in-depth interviews journalist Alex Haley conducted between 1963 and Malcolm X’s 1965 assassination.

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Science Fiction >

The Complete Cosmicomics

2009 book that collects almost all of the Cosmicomic stories by Italian postmodern writer Italo Calvino

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