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I have about a million favorite books. Those below are listed because I've read each of them over and over and over...and I never get tired of them. (I also like making lists!)    
Most Memorable Books  
Fantasy  
Authorship  
Historical Fiction  
Ten of My Favorite Books When I Was a Child
What Then, Raman? by Shirley Arora    
Tales of a Korean Grandmother, by Frances Carpenter  
Half Magic, by Edward Eager  
The Four-Story Mistake, by Elizabeth Enright  
From the Mixed-up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler,
by E.L. Konigsburg
 
   
The Borrowers, by Mary Norton  
   
Roosevelt Grady, by Louise Shotwell  
   
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn, by Betty Smith  
   
All-of-a-Kind Family, by Sydney Taylor  
   
The Long Winter, by Laura Ingalls Wilder  
   
The Man with the Purple Eyes, by Charlotte Zolotow  
   
(Okay, so that's eleven ...
I couldn't bear to leave any of them off the list...)
 
Two Especially Loved Picture Books
Rain Makes Applesauce, by Julian Scheer
Over and Over, by Charlotte Zolotow
Ten of My Favorite Books for Young People Now That I'm Not a Child
Watership Down, by Richard Adams    
   
What Then, Raman? by Shirley Arora  
The Dark is Rising, by Susan Cooper  
To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee  
The Giver, by Lois Lowry  
Sarah Plain and Tall, by Patricia Maclachlan  
   
Bridge to Terabithia, by Katherine Paterson  
   
Woodsong, by Gary Paulsen  
   
Holes, by Louis Sachar  
   
Roosevelt Grady, by Louisa Shotwell  
A Few More Favorites
My favorite Harry Potter book is the third one, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. By J.K. Rowling, of course!
Some of my favorite writers for adults include Robertson Davies and James Joyce. I also like mysteries by Elizabeth George, Stephen Greenleaf, and P.D. James.
My favorite food books are An Omelette and a Glass of Wine by Elizabeth David, The Art of Eating by M.F.K. Fisher, and Outlaw Cook by John Thorne.
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