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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First Person Singular: Stories
Unsettled Ground
Redhead by the Side of the Road
Olympus, Texas
Second Place
Allie and Bea
Red Mountain (Red Mountain Chronicles, #1)
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The Great Gatsby
To Kill a Mockingbird
Animal Farm
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The Catcher in the Rye
Lord of the Flies
Of Mice and Men
Jane Eyre
Crime and Punishment
Brave New World
Wuthering Heights
The Stranger
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Frankenstein: The 1818 Text
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Best Beginning
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