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drewfarndale

{{King Rat by James Clavell}} {{Different Seasons by Stephen King}} contains the novella Rita Hayworth and the Shawshank Redemption.


PeterM1970

Shawshank was going to be my recommendation. The Breathing Method is also fantastic.


goodreads-bot

[**King Rat (Asian Saga, #4)**](https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/9827.King_Rat) ^(By: James Clavell | 368 pages | Published: 1962 | Popular Shelves: historical-fiction, fiction, war, owned, historical) >The time is World War II. The place is a brutal prison camp deep in Japanese-occupied territory. Here, within the seething mass of humanity, one man, an American corporal, seeks dominance over both captives and captors alike. His weapons are human courage, unblinking understanding of human weaknesses, and total willingness to exploit every opportunity to enlarge his power and corrupt or destroy anyone who stands in his path. ^(This book has been suggested 1 time) [**Different Seasons**](https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/39662.Different_Seasons) ^(By: Stephen King | 560 pages | Published: 1982 | Popular Shelves: stephen-king, horror, fiction, short-stories, owned) >Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption--the most satisfying tale of unjust imprisonment and offbeat escape since The Count of Monte Cristo. > >Apt Pupil--a golden California schoolboy and an old man whose hideous past he uncovers enter into a fateful and chilling mutual parasitism. > >The Body--four rambunctious young boys venture into the Maine woods and in sunlight and thunder find life, death, and intimations of their own mortality. > >The Breathing Method--a tale told in a strange club about a woman determined to give birth no matter what. >source: stephenking.com ^(This book has been suggested 6 times) *** ^(48725 books suggested | )[^(I don't feel so good.. )](https://debugger.medium.com/goodreads-is-retiring-its-current-api-and-book-loving-developers-arent-happy-11ed764dd95)^(| )[^(Source)](https://github.com/rodohanna/reddit-goodreads-bot)


CountingFrogs

{{Maus}} This is the way the father survives the 2nd World War.


goodreads-bot

[**MetaMaus: A Look Inside a Modern Classic, Maus**](https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/10420795-metamaus) ^(By: Art Spiegelman | ? pages | Published: 2011 | Popular Shelves: non-fiction, graphic-novels, comics, history, graphic-novel) >Visually and emotionally rich, MetaMaus is as groundbreaking as the masterpiece whose creation it reveals. > >In the pages of MetaMaus, Art Spiegelman re-enters the Pulitzer prize-winning Maus, the modern classic that has altered how we see literature, comics, and the Holocaust ever since it was first published twenty-five years ago. > >Does he probe the questions that Maus most often evokes—Why the Holocaust? Why mice? Why comics?—and gives us a new and essential work about the creative process. > >MetaMaus includes a bonus DVD-R that provides a digitized reference copy of The Complete Maus linked to a deep archive of audio interviews with his survivor father, historical documents, and a wealth of Spiegelman’s private notebooks and sketches. > >Compelling and intimate, MetaMaus is poised to become a classic in its own right. ^(This book has been suggested 8 times) *** ^(48787 books suggested | )[^(I don't feel so good.. )](https://debugger.medium.com/goodreads-is-retiring-its-current-api-and-book-loving-developers-arent-happy-11ed764dd95)^(| )[^(Source)](https://github.com/rodohanna/reddit-goodreads-bot)


Carlos-Dangerzone

A Day In The Life Of Ivan Denisovitch by Alexander Solzhenitsyn


JohannesUyk

{{Empire of the Sun}} by JG Ballard.


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[**Empire of the Sun**](https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/56674.Empire_of_the_Sun) ^(By: J.G. Ballard | 351 pages | Published: 1984 | Popular Shelves: fiction, historical-fiction, war, 1001-books, china) >The classic, award-winning novel, made famous by Steven Spielberg's film, tells of a young boy's struggle to survive World War II in China. > >Jim is separated from his parents in a world at war. To survive, he must find a deep strength greater than all the events that surround him. > >Shanghai, 1941 — a city aflame from the fateful torch of Pearl Harbor. In streets full of chaos and corpses, a young British boy searches in vain for his parents. Imprisoned in a Japanese concentration camp, he is witness to the fierce white flash of Nagasaki, as the bomb bellows the end of the war...and the dawn of a blighted world. > >Ballard's enduring novel of war and deprivation, internment camps and death marches, and starvation and survival is an honest coming-of-age tale set in a world thrown utterly out of joint. ^(This book has been suggested 1 time) *** ^(48736 books suggested | )[^(I don't feel so good.. )](https://debugger.medium.com/goodreads-is-retiring-its-current-api-and-book-loving-developers-arent-happy-11ed764dd95)^(| )[^(Source)](https://github.com/rodohanna/reddit-goodreads-bot)


molten_dragon

16 ways to defend a walled city.


squillavilla

The Aquariums of Pyongyang by Kang Chol-hwan and Pierre Rigoulot


pedestal_of_infamy

This Way for the Gas, Ladies and Gentlemen