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Classic # 10: I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

Originally published in 1969, United States of America

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou is the story of the author’s childhood and coming of age, beginning as she and her brother Bailey are sent to live in Stamps, Arkansas with their formidable grandmother. 253 more words

Classic # 9: Tender is the Night

Originally published in 1934, Untied States of America

May contain spoilers.

Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald is the story of Dick and Nicole Diver, a seemingly perfect couple on holiday in the south of France, surrounded by glamourous friends and extravagantly rich. 465 more words

Classic # 8: Persuasion

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Originally published in 1818, England

Persuasion by Jane Austen is the story of Anne Elliot, an unmarried women close to thirty and generally ignored by her entire family. 430 more words