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Banned books

Scary Stories (Series) by Alvin Schwartz (I used to check these books out from the school library over and over and over. They scared the bejeesus out of me and I loved them. I still want to buy them for real, now that I've realized most of the stories were based on urban legends. But it was the artwork that was really frightening...)
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
Harry Potter (Series) by J.K. Rowling
The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
Goosebumps (Series) by R.L. Stine (Have not read the whole series, but have gotten through a good chunk of it. Years ago)
A Day No Pigs Would Die by Robert Newton Peck (Alternately, in my 7th grade English class "A Day All Pigs Would Die" and "A Day All Pigs Would Fry")
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
Go Ask Alice by Anonymous
In the Night Kitchen by Maurice Sendak
The Witches by Roald Dahl (Loved this book)
Anastasia Krupnik (Series) by Lois Lowry (Read a couple of these)
Blubber by Judy Blume
Killing Mr. Griffin by Lois Duncan (I reread this a year or two ago and couldn't remember why I'd thought it was so good the first time through)
The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
Cujo by Stephen King
James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
Are You There, God? It’s Me, Margaret by Judy Blume
Crazy Lady by Jane Conly
The Face on the Milk Carton by Caroline Cooney
Lord of the Flies by William Golding
Carrie by Stephen King
Summer of My German Soldier by Bette Greene


You have a good imagination, and often exhibit sensitivity to others.
You may have trouble concentrating or focusing your attention, especially under stress.
You have so many interests that you may have trouble deciding which ones to pursue.
Sometimes you feel jealous, and must avoid becoming overly possessive in your relationships.
There may be times in your life when you give in to feelings of sadness or depression.
You are naturally charming and inclined to be flirtatious.
No matter what other factors influence your personality, there is an under lying sense of practicality that you can draw on if you wish. from here.

I think I may need to go to a dentist. Like, soon. My gums are splitting open and shoving out wisdom teeth. It's more than a little painful. Pressure feels good, though. I need a teething ring or some zweibacks or... whatever.

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