What is your favorite book? And what made it interesting?

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  1. Rakim Cheeks profile image61
    Rakim Cheeksposted 3 years ago

    What is your favorite book? And what made it interesting?

  2. Kelsey Farrell profile image79
    Kelsey Farrellposted 3 years ago

    I'm always torn. I love Harry Potter (the series) and consider all of them to be along my favorite books. However, when asked, I always want to pick something not so obvious for me, meaning I'd have to go with Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides. I think the intricate detailing of how the sins of the family follow down through the ages was such a powerful idea for me. I actually don't care for the ending, though and thought it nearly ruined the novel. I also think that a Winter's Tale by Mark Helprin uses some of the most beautiful prose I've ever read.

    1. Rakim Cheeks profile image61
      Rakim Cheeksposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Harry Potter is an excellent book with great story content. Thanks for answering. If you would follow me on hub pages, and tell other people about my question thanks!

  3. Link10103 profile image73
    Link10103posted 3 years ago

    The first book (series) that comes to mind is The Dresden Files by Jim Butcher.

    Its really heavy on myth and lore with things like magic, werewolves, vampires, goblins, demons etc. The main thing that got me though is the the protagonist, hes pretty much the most sarcastic underdog on the planet and its hilarious.

  4. Mark Johann profile image59
    Mark Johannposted 3 years ago

    I like the Bible, it is our only guide to have a happy life.

  5. Sunardi profile image73
    Sunardiposted 3 years ago

    Anak Bajang Menggiring Angin. It's the story of Rama and Syta, Indian Epic. But, this version is very incredible. The lessons of all aspect of live are insite

  6. realtalk247 profile image73
    realtalk247posted 3 years ago

    Great Expectations - Charles Dickens. So many messages are present in this literary classic.  #1. Sometimes in life the people that help you aren't the people you might think would provide you with assistance.   #2. Miss Havisham represented how one can chose to let heartache overtake you i.e. the effects of not moving on with your life.  #3. People can be cold.  Although beautiful on the outside, something was rotten on the inside as she was raised to be alluring to men but taught not to love.  This book is filled with so many lessons. Awesome.

    1. Kelsey Farrell profile image79
      Kelsey Farrellposted 3 years agoin reply to this

      Oh, I totally agree, I forgot about Great Expectations but it is one of the greatest pieces of literature I've had the pleasure to read!

 
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