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message 1: by Alannah (new)

Alannah Clarke (alannahclarke) | 11958 comments Mod
Which of these books have you read? And did any of these make you cry?

http://www.goodreads.com/list/show/32...


message 2: by Alannah (last edited Aug 23, 2013 02:35PM) (new)

Alannah Clarke (alannahclarke) | 11958 comments Mod
I have read:

1. The Fault in Our Stars - Yes
2. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7) – No
3. My Sister's Keeper – Not at the book but I did cry at the movie
4. The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games #1) - No
5. The Book Thief - Yes
6. Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3) - No
7. The Last Song - No
8. Insurgent (Divergent, #2) - No
9. Dreamland - No
10. The Language of Flowers – No
11. The Truth About Forever - No
12. The Help - No


message 3: by Cheryl (new)

Cheryl Hall | 138 comments 1. The Fault in Our Stars - Yes
2. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Yes, a little.
3. The Hunger Games - No
4. P.S I Love You - Hmm, maybe one tear, not sobbing.
5. Mockingjay - No
6. The Notebook - No, but the film did.
7. Insurgent - No


message 4: by Petra (new)

Petra | 3259 comments Only one of these made me tear up:

Harry Potter & The Deadly Hallows
The Hunger Games
The Bronze Horseman (worst. book. ever!!!!....absolute trash)
The Book Thief
Mockingjay
Suzanne’s Diary For Nicholas (this one made me tear up)
Angela’s Ashes
The Help


message 5: by [deleted user] (last edited Aug 23, 2013 02:52PM) (new)

1. The Fault in Our Stars - yes
2. The Edge of Never - yes
3. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - yes and it still does!!!
4. Hopeless - yes
5. My Sister's Keeper
6. Slammed
7. Point of Retreat
8. The Hunger Games
9. P.S. I Love You - yes
10. The Sea of Tranquility - yes
11. The Coincidence of Callie and Kayden - yes
12. Dear John
13. A Walk to Remember - yes, I bawled like a baby.
14. Pushing the Limits
15. Mockingjay - a little bit.
16. The Last Song - yes
17. The Notebook - yes
18. The Outsiders - Oh god yes, lots.
19. Insurgent
20. The Help - cried at the movie but not book.
21. Pushing the Limits

I'm a crybaby haha :-)


message 6: by Leslie (new)

Leslie | 15985 comments My list:

1. Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows -yes
2. My Sister's Keeper
3. The Hunger Games
4. Mockingjay
5. The Collector
6. The Help

Not on the list but I always cry when I read Little Women.


message 7: by Stacy (new)

Stacy (astaceodyssey) | 0 comments The Fault In Our Stars - No
The Hunger Games - No
A Walk To Remember - Maybe? Can't remember
The Notebook - Yes
A Bend In The Road - I think so, but can't remember
Nights in Rodanthe - Probably not
The Rescue - Yes
The Wedding - Can't remember
The Guardian - Yes


message 8: by Hales (new)

Hales | 314 comments 1. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Yes!
2. My Sister's Keeper - No
3. P.S I Love you - No (a rare occasion where I preferred film to book)
4. A Walk to Remember - Yes (definitely, for ages :))
5. The Book Thief - Yes (on a train and got many worried looks from other passengers as I cried like a baby)
6. Mockingjay - No
7. The Notebook - Not that I remember
8. The Help - No
9. The Wedding - No, I don't think it was even sad!
10. The Guardian - No, again not that sad.

Like Leslie, I need to add one The Amber Spyglass I have never cried so much at a book. I had to be consoled!

This list is very Nicholas Sparks centred :)


message 9: by Leslie (new)

Leslie | 15985 comments Hales wrote: "This list is very Nicholas Sparks centred :) ..."

I noticed that too.


message 10: by Beth (new)

Beth | 508 comments I just finished The Fault in our Stars and was bawling like a two-old who just had her bottle taken away.
I made the stock on Kleenex go up when I read "Me Before You" by JoJo Moyes.
I also cried during The Help.
I loved Angela's Ashes.
I'm not a Nicolas Sparks fan so I guess I missed the opportunity to cry through a whole bunch of books!


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