Welcome to another Tuesday, Dear Readers!
Today’s TOP TEN TUESDAY topic is Books Written Before I Was Born. Time to feel old!
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I used this list from Lithub.com to get a starting point and was surprised to see how many of my favorites were written before I was born! These are books that made an impact on me and have defined my reading life.
February 2: Books Written Before I Was Born
1922 – The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams
1925 – The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
1932 – Little House In The Big Woods by Laura Ingalls
1936 – Gone With The Wind by Margaret Mitchell
1938 – Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier
1943 – A Tree Grows In Brooklyn by Betty Smith
1950 – The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
1962 – A Wrinkle In Time by Madeline L’engle
1963 – Where The Wild Things Are by Robert Sendak
1973 – Jonathan Livingston Seagull by Richard Bach
Three BONUS titles that can’t be left out!
1974 – Helter Skelter by Vincent Bugliosi
1976 – Interview With A Vampire by Anne Rice
1979 – Kindred by Octavia Butler
What’s your favorite book from before you were born?
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