Can you reimagine an alternative name for this book?

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Can you reimagine an alternative name for this book?

Post by Doaa Wael » 01 Oct 2017, 15:09

If you were the author, what would you call this book? Do you agree that strong heart is a name that 100% reflects the content of the book?
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Post by Amagine » 01 Oct 2017, 16:45

I think the title fits the book a great deal. It could also be named after Sarah since she seemed to be the focal point of the story.
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Post by Belynda White » 01 Oct 2017, 17:04

The name is befitting. But we can also call it "Brave Heart", I guess.
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Post by Doaa Wael » 01 Oct 2017, 17:07

Belynda White wrote:The name is befitting. But we can also call it "Brave Heart", I guess.

Very nice! Your comment inspired me to the name "Brave spirit"
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Post by Ferdinand_otieno » 02 Oct 2017, 00:49

I think the author pretty much had the title of the book locked down. I can't see any other interesting title.

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Post by gali » 02 Oct 2017, 09:36

I agree with the others that the title fits the book.

New names:"The survival", "Surviving a trip into the Twilight Zone".
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Post by Mjgarrison » 02 Oct 2017, 12:49

@Does Wael I really like brave spirit since it goes in and out of the spirit world.

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Post by Doaa Wael » 02 Oct 2017, 13:09

gali wrote:I agree with the others that the title fits the book.

New names:"The survival", "Surviving a trip into the Twilight Zone".
Yay Gali on my post! I like the idea of including the survival aspect in the name
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Post by hsimone » 03 Oct 2017, 03:55

It could have been named "Sarah's Journey" or "The Journey", but I think its current title is much better than those. :)
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Post by Amagine » 03 Oct 2017, 05:24

Belynda White wrote:The name is befitting. But we can also call it "Brave Heart", I guess.
Brave Heart sounds like a great name!
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Post by Gikonyo Caroline » 03 Oct 2017, 07:20

History Relived or History recarnated or the story in history

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Post by kandscreeley » 03 Oct 2017, 07:52

I agree with most everyone else. I think the name the book has is pretty good by itself.
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Post by CatInTheHat » 03 Oct 2017, 08:04

I think Strong Heart works well for this story. I cannot imagine a better name.
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Post by BoyLazy » 04 Oct 2017, 06:39

Adventures of Sarah would have been too general right :P
I cannot think of a more apt title for this book.
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Post by Yemurai » 04 Oct 2017, 11:10

I think strong heart is a perfect fit.

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