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Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte - linda capa p O Morro dos Ventos Uivantes, Emily Bronte.

Battle Cry (Leon Uris) - the very first (serious) book I ever read and given by my father when I was 14 (Dutch translation 'Gezworen Kameraden'). Battle Cry is a novel and published in 1953. Many of the events in the book are based on Uris's own World War II experience with the 6th Marine Regiment. The story is largely told in First Person from the viewpoint of the Battalion Communications Chief, "Mac," although it frequently shifts to Third Person in scenes where Mac is not personally…

All of Kingsolver's work touches the nature-lover and outdoorswoman in me, but this is by far my favorite. Here, in rural Virginia, Kingsolver interweaves the stories of three very different characters and the perilous ecological state of the natural world.

The music room

A lonely young woman working in a boys’ prison outside Boston in the early 60s is pulled into a very strange crime, in a mordant, harrowing story of obsession and suspense, by one of the brightest new voices in fiction. 8/18

An Equal Music. A Suitable Boy was super long but I ate it up, hoping this one is as good!

I remember reading this years ago and I was enthralled. It was later made into a mini-series on TV.

In the Winter Cold, Warmth and Light on the Page

Great read. I have read both March and Year of Wonders and this is my favorite Geraldine Brooks book, by far.