Literature is the art of written works. The two most basic written literary categories include fiction and non-fiction, although "literature" in popular use can also mean a sub-genre of fiction called literary fiction. ...more

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No Two Persons
The Herd
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Forever Home
The Nickel Boys
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Old Babes in the Wood: Stories
The Rise and Fall of Ava Arcana
Ms. Demeanor
The Great Gatsby
To Kill a Mockingbird
Animal Farm
Pride and Prejudice
The Catcher in the Rye
Lord of the Flies
Of Mice and Men
Crime and Punishment
Jane Eyre
Brave New World
The Picture of Dorian Gray
The Stranger
Wuthering Heights
Frankenstein: The 1818 Text
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