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Post by Adediran Israel » 28 Jul 2018, 02:36

I also like this Man's book that taught us about the native language, D. O. FAGUNWA

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Post by a9436 » 28 Jul 2018, 03:19

Hm, it was a long time ago... I did not read much fiction at the time, as I was very much into reading history books. Well, I still am, but I am glad that I can make time for fiction too :) In elementary school my favourite author was Lucy Daniels.

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Post by Jessica Reehl » 03 Aug 2018, 19:36

Stephen King, Dean Koontz, and Sidney Sheldon

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Post by kamanden » 04 Aug 2018, 13:30

My favourite author back in high school was definately John Kìrìamìtì. He has written a series of books based on his past life as a criminal. His books are full of humour and there is plan to make a movie out of them.

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Post by dianaterrado » 22 Sep 2018, 08:39

Mitch Albom most definitely.
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Post by HollandBlue » 22 Sep 2018, 15:09

Danielle Steele, Kathleen E. Woodiwiss, and other romance writers.
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Post by rupe10 » 24 Sep 2018, 04:27

Joe Orton - wildly funny and constant attacks on societal hypocrisies.

Charles Bukowski - was mind-bending, the stuff he got away writing about

Robert Priest - his work made me finally 'get' poetry

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Post by CG1103 » 24 Sep 2018, 11:56

When I was in high school I read a lot of Janet Evanovich books. I loved her Stephanie Plum series. Eventually that got old and I quit reading the series.

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Post by KCWolf » 09 Oct 2018, 19:09

S.E. Hinton, Stephen King, and Agatha Christie.
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Post by Zimall » 15 Oct 2018, 11:13

I adored Wordsworth as a high school kid.
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Post by Swat3737 » 20 Jan 2019, 19:35

I was totally obsessed with VC Andrews and all of her series in high school. I also loved Christopher Pike’s horror stories, but moved quickly to Stephen King. I was a dark, twisty kid
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Post by Benkhosi3dlamini » 21 Jan 2019, 00:22

Williams Shakespeare's Macbeth

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Post by KCWolf » 21 Jan 2019, 21:06

Shakespeare, Hemingway, S.E. Hinton, Emily Dickinson, and Stephen King.
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Post by Tonyne » 23 Jan 2019, 11:29

My favorite authors are Shakespeare, Katherine Paterson, C.S. Lewis.

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Post by mamilla93 » 24 Jan 2019, 14:12

I loved reading Charles dickens and Shakespeare, but my favorite author was JK Rowling. I was a die hard fan of Harry Potter and actually had a dream one night that voldemort was chasing me around my grandmother's house!! :lol2:

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