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Subject: Looking For the original version of these books
Date Posted: 9/18/2013 1:38 AM ET
Member Since: 11/12/2005
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My son brought home a list of books that he has to choose from to read this year. His teacher said that they have to be the original versions and not the watered down versions written at a 4th grade level or illustrated or abridged. If anyone has any of these, please let me know-this is just one of the four pages of titles. If you have anything else, feel free to message me to see if it is on the list. Sorry all I have is last names.

Watership Down by Adams
Little Men by Alcott
Little Women by Alcott
Sounder by Armstrong
Pride and Prejudice by Austen
National Velvet by Bagnold
Lilies of the Field by Barrett
Dorothy and the Wizard of OZ by Baum
Wizard of Oz by Baum
Fahrenheit 451 by Bradbury
Caddie Woodlawn by Brink
Big Wave by Buck
Little Princess by Burnett
Secret Garden by Burnett
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Carroll
Through the Looking Glass by Carroll
Going on 16 by Cavanna
Last of the Mohicans by Cooper
Red Badge of Courage by Crane
Robinson Crusoe by Defoe
Bleak House by Dickens
Christmas Carol by Dickens
David Copperfield by Dickens
Great Expectations by Dickens
Hard Times by Dickens
Oliver Twist by Dickens
Pickwick Papers by Dickens
Tale of Two Cities by Dickens
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Doyle
An American Tragedy by Dreiser
Rebecca by du Maurier
Three Musketeers by Dumas
Invisible Man by Ellison
Great Gatsby by Fitzgerald
Tender is the Night by Fitzgerald
This Side of Paradise by Fitzgerald
Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl by Frank

Date Posted: 9/21/2013 9:18 AM ET
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Got all that I need for now.  Thanks to anyone that helped.