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message 1: by Greyweather (last edited Aug 31, 2009 01:20PM) (new)

Greyweather Dying Inside by Robert Silverberg (telepathy)
The Curse of Chalion by Lois McMaster Bujold (sainthood)
The Land of Laughs by Jonathan Carroll (learn more about your personal hero)
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card (be the smartest kid in school)
Replay by Ken Grimwood (live your life over again)
The Lathe of Heaven by Ursula K. Le Guin (have all your dreams come true)
Watchmen by Alan Moore (be a superhero)
The Gormenghast Novels by Mervyn Peake (live in a castle)

message 2: by Greyweather (new)

Greyweather nici wrote: "Wow, those are awesome! I've always wanted to be a superhero with a really lame super-power. Like being able to make people sneeze from a distance."

In that case I'd look at the Wild Cards series edited by George R.R. Martin (they call them "deuces")

message 3: by Stacie (new)

Stacie (stacieh) | 5 comments Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K Dick (Have you ever wished for robots to do your work for you)

and I've got to say it...

Jurassic Park (Have you ever wished there were still dinosaurs)

message 4: by Mawgojzeta (new)

Mawgojzeta Greyweather: Loved to see The Gormenghast Novels by Mervyn Peake suggested!

Would not have thought of it myself, but it certainly fits.

The Fox Woman by Kij Johnson (be able to transform into something you are not)

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