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Which(s) book that you have read made you cry?

Only three have done it for me; The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton, Of Mice and Men by Steinbeck and Where the Red Fern Brows by Wilson Rawls. Of course I was a youngster when I read them and have either toughened up now or they just don't write books like they used to.

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benjamink

Asked by benjamink at 3:12 PM on Jan. 28, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • I cried reading the Outsiders as as kid too.
    Just last week I finished The Time Traveler's Wife and I cried a lot. I thought it was a great book.
    raybird1031

    Answer by raybird1031 at 3:19 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • a child called it. i forgot the author butit was his story of how he was abused by his mother
    piwife

    Answer by piwife at 3:23 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • anything by Luanne Rice - real good tear jerkers.
    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 3:27 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah
    Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas--James Patterson
    The Notebook
    Pretty much everything by Karen Kingsbury. Especially Even Now/Ever After
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 3:30 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • When it first came out I read The Bridges of Madison County....not only did it keep me up until 3 am to finish it, it made me sob uncontrollably to the point of a full blow migraine! The movie still does it to me too, even after seeing it so many times.
    gramsmom

    Answer by gramsmom at 3:38 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • I read The Time Traveler's Wife. I kept waiting to cry but just never got there.
    benjamink

    Answer by benjamink at 3:39 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • The Child Called It.
    kimberlyinberea

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 4:20 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • Too many to name! The last one was My sisters keeper. Others where handle with care, all the outlander series books by diana gaboldon, pillers of the earth, at worlds end, breakfast at tiffanys, the notebook, a walk to remember, and more....
    Soniam301

    Answer by Soniam301 at 4:32 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

  • Night
    The Notebook
    My Sisters Keeper
    The Kite Runner
    The Gamble
    Morning Glory
    A Boy Called It
    The Bridges of Madison County
    Just about any book on Oprah's list,,,she picks some doozys.
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 7:38 PM on Jan. 28, 2010

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