Jackie asked Kristin Hannah:

Still waiting for your new book to come out!!! :) what was the first book you read that made you think "wow that was amazing"? I have always read a little but of this and a little bit of that. Mostly corny teen books, but then I picked up firefly lane and you got me hooked. I put down that book and thought to myself "wow". I would like to thank you for opening my eyes to something new.

Kristin Hannah Hi Jackie! Thanks for asking a question. :) The first book that really, truly blew me away was Charlie and the Chocolate factory. It was dark and emotional and so unique. I also loved the Oz books as a girl. The first "grown up" book that rocked me was Lord of the Rings. Next came The Shining and Stranger in a Strange Land. I still remember them all so well!

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