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502 books · 261 voters · list created July 24th, 2017 by QCAA English.
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Jessica 19 books
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Comments (showing 1-17 of 17) (17 new)

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message 2: by Sharee (new)

Sharee Nicholls Last Cab to Darwin (Play) by Reg Cribb


message 3: by Lane (new)

Lane Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Daughter, by Adeline Yen Mah
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/5...


message 4: by Dana (new)

Dana Piryak Catch 22 (Joseph Heller) novel
The Good Earth (Pearl S. Buck) novel
Henry IV, part I


message 6: by Debbie (new)

Debbie Leaf Maestro


message 7: by Caitlin (new)

Caitlin Sophie's World - Jostein Garder


message 8: by Clairm (new)

Clairm Lainie wrote: "Falling Leaves: The Memoir of an Unwanted Daughter, by Adeline Yen Mah
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/5..."

The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck


message 9: by Clairm (new)

Clairm Also what about House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende, or Daughter of Fortune.


message 11: by Scott (new)

Scott Harding And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie


message 12: by Karla (last edited Aug 03, 2017 12:21AM) (new)

Karla The Bride's Farewell by Meg Rosoff
Trash by Andy Mulligan
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
The Collected Poems by Langston Hughes


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message 14: by Joanna (new)

Joanna Gardiner We


message 16: by Joan (new)

Joan Trueman In my view the sexual violence in Breath by Tim Winton would make it an unsuitable choice for a school text


message 17: by Neroli Dobson (new)

Neroli Dobson Joan wrote: "In my view the sexual violence in Breath by Tim Winton would make it an unsuitable choice for a school text"

I agree.


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