Titles of Only One Syllable
Not "Alive" or "The Edge--that would be two syllables.
1 Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
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2 Holes (Holes, #1)
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3 Speak
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4 Cut
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5 Dune (Dune Chronicles, #1)
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6 It
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7 Scoop
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8 Faust: First Part
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9 Dawn (The Night Trilogy, #2)
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10 Hoot
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11 Bait
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12 Kim
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13 Blonde
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14 Choke
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15 Mort (Discworld, #4)
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16 Sold
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17 Feed
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18 Ghosts
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19 Jaws
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20 Crank (Crank, #1)
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21 Nerve
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22 Cunt: A Declaration of Inde...
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23 'Tis (Frank McCourt, #2)
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23 Day (The Night Trilogy, #3)
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25 Push
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26 Thud! (Discworld, #34)
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27 We
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28 Room
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29 Prom
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30 Tithe (The Modern Faerie Ta...
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31 Jazz (Toni Morrison Trilogy...
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32 Proof
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33 Snow
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34 She (She, #1)
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35 Pnin
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36 Howl
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37 Mash
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38 them (Wonderland Quartet, #3)
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39 Blink: The Power of Thinkin...
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40 Roots: The Saga of an Ameri...
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41 Bolt (Kit Fielding, #2)
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42 Sleuth: A Play
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43 Straight
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44 Flush
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45 Wake (Dream Catcher, #1)
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46 Rules
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47 Grief
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47 Shame
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47 Scat
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50 Gone (Gone, #1)
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50 Flush
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52 Moo
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53 Glitz
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54 Scars
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55 Burned (Burned, #1)
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56 Risk
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57 Matched (Matched, #1)
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58 Rent
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59 Prep
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60 Rant
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61 Wet (Urban Soul)
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62 Bech: A Book
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63 Schooled
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64 Witch (Doppelganger, #2)
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65 Depths
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66 Dry
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67 Beast
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68 Face
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69 House
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70 Fire
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71 Wit
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72 Tricks (Tricks, #1)
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73 Hair: The American Tribal L...
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73 Shane
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75 Proof
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76 Now
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77 Ruth
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78 Kept (Blood Lust, #1)
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79 Snuff
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80 Horns
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81 Wool Omnibus (Silo, #1)
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82 Cats: Vocal Arrangement wit...
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83 BLOW: How a Small-Town Boy ...
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83 House
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85 Tess
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86 War
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86 Bonk: The Curious Coupling ...
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88 Spook: Science Tackles the ...
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89 Zel
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89 Boom! Voices of the Sixties...
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91 Foe
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92 Stitch (Stitch Trilogy, #1)
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93 Web
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94 Jude
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95 Cal
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95 Her
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97 Grease
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98 Nuts
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99 Rose
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100 March
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Comments (showing 1-9 of 9) (9 new)

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message 1: by Jc11king (new)

Jc11king You should delete those that have more than 1 syllable


message 2: by ☯Bettie☯ (new)

☯Bettie☯ Jc11king wrote: "You should delete those that have more than 1 syllable"

agree!


message 3: by Velvetink (new)

Velvetink This list = Something to do on my birthday, while waiting for my hairdresser.


message 4: by jo (new)

jo love the concept for this list.


message 5: by Andy (new)

Andy All these have been removed:

Captivate
Coraline
Shiloh
Thirsty
Sunshine
Lucas
Eragon
Entice
Virals
Impossible
Shiver
Linger
Hatchet
Intertwined
Hawksong
Elixir
48
Nevermore


message 6: by Ben (new)

Ben Brevity is the soul of wit.... but I found it hard to come up with titles that are THAT brief!


message 8: by Andréa (new)

Andréa Fever 1793, Dumbo, and The Clique exceed the one-syllable rule.


message 9: by Andy (new)

Andy Removed those, also Empty, Anthem, XVI, and Proxy.


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