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7 Classic Books
Brought to Life
Lord of the Flies
Hint: it’s not the nickname our brother gave us in 3rd grade. We swear.
The Harry Potter Series
Yes. And don’t try to disagree with us.
Romeo and Juliet
Sometimes with deadly results.
To Kill a Mockingbird
It was actually kind of inviting, if you ask us.
The Lord of the Rings Series
Er, don’t blame the messenger.
What does it all mean?
It’s an allegory with a capital(ist) A. To each pig his own, you know?
Pride and Prejudice
Who loves (and lusts) whom?
It’s complicated. Like, really, really complicated.
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