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Where the Red Fern Grows

Where the Red Fern Grows is by Wilson Rawls. Wilson Rawls wrote Where the Red Fern Grows and Summer of the Monkeys. He died at age 72 in Wisconsin. The story Where the Red Fern Grows is a fiction book because not everything in it actually happened, though it is said that Wilson based it upon his childhood living through the great depression.

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A Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens

A Tale of Two Cities is a masterpiece, which Dickens did a wonderful job writing. This book was marvelously written to keep the reader’s attention by making cliffhangers and has brilliantly woven interconnecting plots and characters. It contains an engaging story, many interesting metaphors and foreshadowings, wonderful and complex characters, and a touching story.

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The Once and Future King, by T. H. White

The Once and Future King (also known as The Sword in the Stone) by T. H. White details the story about Arthur’s journey from being the son of Sir Ector, to one day taking possession of the title King Arthur. This intriguing novel is an excellent story full of bravery, excitement, adventure, humor, lessons, and heroism.

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The Life in Christ, by St. Nicholas Cabasilas

The Life in Christ by Saint Nicholas Cabasilas (translated from the Greek by Carmino J. DeCatanzaro) combines sophisticated theology with practical guidance on how to implement Christ’s commandments and the Orthodox faith in our lives. The main theme that can be seen throughout the book is Saint Nicholas providing beautiful, direct, and meaningful instruction to living a life no longer about you, but about Christ.