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Can't recommend this book enough (and sadly, not enough people take me up on it). Less sci-fi and more anthropological. Includes subtle yet strong Juedo-Christian undertones which I found deeply moving.

In my mind, this is the perfect list of older children's literature. I read these stories as a kid and will read these to my children. The only one I would think to add is "Dandelion Wine" by Ray Bradbury, and of course later in the early teens, some of the books with more adult topics... [[Click for a link to a list of 100 of the best books of all time]]

Professors at the University of Missouri celebrate its 175th anniversary by recommending 175 influential books.

One of my favorite books (and movies) of all time

from Brain Pickings

Kafka on Books and What Reading Does for the Human Spirit

Kafka on Books and What Reading Does for the Human Soul | Brain Pickings

Forensic anthropology--wonderful true stories

"A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say" ― Italo Calvino

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The Sneetches and Other Stories

One of the greatest story books of ALL TIME. Not only did the best dog in the world have the name "Sneech" (my dog), but this also holds the pale green pants with nobody inside them. CLASSIC.