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Alice posted this elsewhere:
"Describe your favorite book in exactly six words. And we can guess which it is!
mine: a dude hates a big whale."

I can't pick one favorite book, but I wrote six-word summaries of several of my favorites:

  1. Bear leads king's rise and fall

  2. Layered loops of logic form thought

  3. War distraction to sneakily destroy ring

  4. Wildlife links mountain strangers' love lives

  5. Europeans' militarism escalates far beyond expectations

  6. Doors lead to adventure under London

  7. Warning: Factory cuts trees animals need

  8. Injured brains work in bizarre ways!

  9. Teens transported to sinister Escheresque place


What's your favorite book in six words?

Date: 2016-Jan-08, Friday 22:24 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] irina ostrovskaya (from livejournal.com)
what are the books?????????

Date: 2016-Jan-08, Friday 22:25 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] ceelove.livejournal.com
Smoothly horrifying, alienated dystopia: the original

Date: 2016-Jan-08, Friday 22:37 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] chanaleh.livejournal.com
Four siblings come to lion-Jesus.

Date: 2016-Jan-08, Friday 22:56 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] ladymondegreen.livejournal.com
Angry teen becomes mystery solving heiress.

Date: 2016-Jan-08, Friday 23:32 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] blue-estro.livejournal.com
1) Brave little girl has vivid dream

2) Starfaring dolphins hide from Aliens.

3) I'm embarrassed I still love this

Date: 2016-Jan-09, Saturday 03:38 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] 42itous.livejournal.com
Mine is "Girl observes town's civil rights struggles."

Date: 2016-Jan-09, Saturday 03:40 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] 42itous.livejournal.com
[livejournal.com profile] majordomo's: "assistant pig-keeper saves the world."

Date: 2016-Jan-09, Saturday 04:27 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] blimix.livejournal.com
Dying children need emperor's exotic root.

Date: 2016-Jan-09, Saturday 05:01 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] tylik.livejournal.com
1. Shardik
9. House of Stairs

Date: 2016-Jan-09, Saturday 05:08 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] tylik.livejournal.com
Recreating people is more than cloning.

Date: 2016-Jan-09, Saturday 19:49 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] estheruth.livejournal.com
Couple has five decade relationship gap.

Date: 2016-Jan-10, Sunday 00:04 (UTC)
From: [identity profile] dr-memory.livejournal.com
#5 basically describes an entire genre of books! Several genres, in fact -- it could as easily apply to "A Clash of Kings" as to "Rise and Fall of the Third Reich". But I'm gonna go with "All Quiet on the Western Front".

Date: 2016-Jan-10, Sunday 23:07 (UTC)
ext_131894: "Honey, they were out of minivans, so I went with the convertible." (Default)
From: [identity profile] awhyzip.livejournal.com
6 Neverwhere

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