Live Wires: Recommended Reads

Live Wires

Science Fiction
The Puppet Masters by Robert Heinlein
A Stainless Steel Rat is Born by Harry Harrison
Hospital Station by James White
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Coming of Age
Wildlife by Richard Ford
The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
This Boy's Life by Tobias Wolff
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War Stories
The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
Amaryllis by Craig Crist-Evans
Kipling's Choice by Geert Spillebeen
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Fantasy
His Majesty's Dragon by Naomi Novik
Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett
Elric of Melnibone by Michael Moorcock
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Sports
Blind Side: Evolution of a Game by Michael Lewis
Paranoid Park by Blake Nelson
Stotan! by Chris Crutcher
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Short Stories
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders by Neil Gaiman
Tales of the Unexpected by Roald Dahl
The Baby in the Icebox by James M. Cain
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Science and Nature
My Family and Other Animals by Gerald Durrell
Journey to the Ants by Bert Holldobler and Edward O. Wilson
Digging Dinosaurs by John R. Horner and James Gorman
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Horror
Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury
House by Josh Simmons
The Boys Are Back in Town by Christopher Golden
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