What are the best books with titles that start with r?

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    #1Room

    Room

    Room is a novel written by Emma Donoghue which tells the story of a 5-year-old boy named Jack who gets to live in a room he considers the world. 

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    Leonardo Rosas
    Written on April 28, 2018
    "A very interesting idea that I feel we all can relate to in some way or another. very simple title with a strong message."
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    #2Requiem for a Dream

    Requiem for a Dream
    Requiem for a Dream is a book by Hubert Sellby which centers on Marion, Tyron, and Harry who dreams of becoming rich led them in selling illegal drugs, but their product made them addicts and their life became more miserable.


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    Hansika Rangarajan
    Written on April 10, 2018
    "Requiem for a Dream was a novel that I finished in one single weekend. I didn't want to put it down and years later, the plot is still fresh on my mind. It's heartbreaking but still captivating that causes the reader to want to keep turning the pages. Of course it's one of the best books that begin with r, who would argue?"
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    #3The Road

    The Road
    The Road is a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Cormac McCarthy. It tells the story of a father and son walking through post-apocalyptic America to reach the coast. This is an ultimate story of survival in a desolate world.
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    Douglas Cooper
    Written on May 18, 2018
    "This is a beautiful but dark book. It is a complicate but good book."
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    #4Red Storm Rising

    Red Storm Rising

    Red Storm Rising is a novel about the attempt of Soviet Union and Russia to overtake Atlantic. They want to achieve this because they plan on launching an offense towards the United States of America.  

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    Peter Schultz
    Written on April 14, 2018
    "This is a good book and has a great story. To try and judge just by the first letter if it's the best is super tough."
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    #5The Red Badge of Courage

    The Red Badge of Courage
    Praised by both Union and Confederate veterans as a very accurate representation of the Civil War, this 1895 book is written under a soldier's perspective. In it, he narrates the Battle of Chancellorsville, and the consequences this traumatic event had in his posterior life. 





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    Henry Gilbert
    Written on April 17, 2018
    "Another book from my childhood days I purchased to see how adult me would enjoy it. Totally different view now but I could recall many of the content. A little sad and a great read. "
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    #6The Reader

    The Reader
    An exceptional novel by Bernhard Schlink about betrayal, guilt and the memory of the Holocaust. This is the story of the adolescent Michael Berg, rescued by Hanna. Both embark on a clandestine affair leading Michel in euphoric and confused times.

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    William Bishop
    Written on April 17, 2018
    "This novel tells the story of more love and secret, horror unfolding against the haunted landscape of postwar Germany. "
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    #7Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet

    Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare early in his career about two young star-crossed lovers whose deaths ultimately reconcile their feuding families.

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    Arnav Bose
    Written on May 4, 2018
    "This "No Fear" Romeo & Juliette little book literally makes you not fear this play. My 9th grader was able to read the actual old English version on the left side of the book and look over the right side for a translation in today's words. It allowed him to fully compare and understand those long monlolgues. This book is definitely student friendly. Very pleased. I highly recommend."
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    #8A Room of One's Own

    A Room of One's Own

    In A Room of One's Own, author Virginia Woolf imagines that Shakespeare had a sister equal in talent, and genius, but her legacy is radically different. She never writes a word and dies by her own hand.

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    Raymond Hunt
    Written on April 19, 2018
    "This is decent. I picked this up one day and was amused for a good few hours. I then put it down and picked it up again months later. "
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    #9The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich

    The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich
    The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich is a comprehensive account of Hitler's Nazi empire, starting with his rise to power and ending with their loss in the second World War.
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    Gregory Wells
    Written on April 18, 2018
    "Admittedly you have to be interested in history surrounding Germany around the time of the second World War, it's a good read and filled with details. I couldn't give it a higher rating though because a bit too much in the way of opinion in the narration. I actually prefer my history books to be a bit on the dry, neutral side of things."
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    #10The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

    The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

    The Restaurant at the End of the Universe is the second book in Douglas Adams' famous comedy science fiction series for young adults, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. It was originally published in 1980.

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    Thomas Fuller
    Written on April 11, 2018
    "This is a very interesting book that is second in a series.  the first book is definitely much more well-known.  it is Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.  but Restaurant at the End of the Universe definitely continue this the same humor and themes that were included in the first book and is a very fine choice for a science fiction reader."
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    #11Roman Blood

    Roman Blood
    Roman Blood by Steven Saylor is a historical fiction novel published in 1991. This is the first book in the Roma Sub Rosa series that follows the story of Ancient Rome during its final decades.
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    Brian Cook
    Written on April 17, 2018
    "What I like most about Roman Blood is how it takes place during the time period when Ancient Rome actually existed. I really enjoyed reading a lot of the back stories and historical facts surrounding Rome that I would have not known if I did not read this great book. "
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    #12The Return of the Native

    The Return of the Native

    The Return of the Native is a classic fiction novel written by Thomas Hardy which on Eustacia Vye who lives in the countryside of Wessex and has been longing for the city of Paris to get new experiences she has never seen before. 

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    Teresa Reynolds
    Written on April 11, 2018
    "This is an interesting read. It has a good story and good pace. Eustacia, the main heroine, can get annoying with her little quirks on different things. Other than that, it's pretty good. "
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    #13The Rape of Europa

    The Rape of Europa

    The Rape of Europa: The Fate of Europe's Treasures in the Third Reich and the Second World War is a historical nonfiction book written by Lynn H. Nicholas. The Rape of Europa was published in April 12, 1994 by Knopf.

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    Ashley Clark
    Written on May 7, 2018
    "While the title can seem jarring, the book gives detailed accounts of the second World War's effect on art history, as it documents tales of stolen art. The information contained in the book is dense and can be a hard read though for those who are not very interested in the history of the art thefts that occurred in the era."
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    #14Rescuing Sprite

    Rescuing Sprite

    Rescuing Sprite: A Dog Lover's Story of Joy and Anguish is a non-fiction book written by famous radio personality, Mark R. Levin. It was originally published in 2007 by Gallery Books.

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    Pablo Mora
    Written on May 7, 2018
    "As a dog owner this really hit me hard. Great book but kind of a tear-jerker so be prepared."
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    #15Rendezvous with Rama (Rama)

    Rendezvous with Rama (Rama)

    Rendezvous with Rama is the first book in the science fiction series Rama written by Arthur C. Clarke which centers on an alien starship that entered the Solar System. 

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    Denise Tran
    Written on April 19, 2018
    "This is a great science fiction book about a coming interaction with alien intelligence. Great believable science!"
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    #16The Riddle of the Sands

    The Riddle of the Sands

    The Riddle of the Sands is a classic mystery adventure fiction written by Erskine Childers with an Introduction by Milton Bearden. First published in 1902, this book is published by Barnes & Noble Library of Essential Reading.

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    #17A Room With a View

    A Room With a View

    A Room With a View tells the story of Lucy Honeychurch, a young English middle-class girl who meets two gentlemen in her vacation in Florence, Italy. Lucy is torn between conforming to the social norms and following her heart's desire.

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    Paul Santos
    Written on April 20, 2018
    "IT wouldn't be my first decision for a book ill tell you that. The drama was petty and the story line was pretty boring in my opinion."

Summary

Best What are the best books with titles that start with r
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1RoomBooks 50 Paid
2Requiem for a DreamBooks 46 Paid
3The RoadBooks 44 Paid
4Red Storm RisingBooks 41 Paid
5The Red Badge of CourageBooks 40 Paid
6The ReaderBooks 37 Paid
7Romeo and JulietBooks 35 Paid
8A Room of One's OwnBooks 33 Paid
9The Rise and Fall of the Third ReichBooks 31 Paid
10The Restaurant at the End of the UniverseBooks 29 Paid
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