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Top 10 Great One-Sit Reads

Callimachus, librarian of Alexandria, once said "A big book is a big evil." Today most publishers will not look at a book of anything less than novel sized from an unknown author. The thinking seems to be that a slim book must be slight in every way. Here are ten of the best books that are what my teacher used to call 'one-sit reads.' Disclaimer – Length of time you are willing to sit may vary depending on patience and comfort of seat.
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The Old Man and the Sea
The Old Man and the Sea
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The Stranger (Albert Camus)
The Stranger (Albert Camus)
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Animal Farm
Animal Farm
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All Quiet on the Western Front
All Quiet on the Western Front
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The Sorrows of Young Werther
The Sorrows of Young Werther
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The Picture of Dorian Gray
The Picture of Dorian Gray
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The Little Prince
The Little Prince
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A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
A Clockwork Orange (Anthony Burgess)
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Candide
Candide
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Night
Night
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