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Your favorite book names

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What is your favorite title for a book? (Not the book itself, just the title).

Mine:
Heroes Die
-an epic title for an epic book
Before They Are Hanged
-comes from this epic quote: 'We should forgive our enemies, but not before they are hanged.'
Last Argument of Kings
-I just love this title

ETA:
The Lies of Locke Lamora
Red Seas Under Red Skies

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1984

Speaking with the Angel

Veronika Decides to Die (like, who would NOT read something like that?)

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

Slaughterhouse-Five (I hated the book itself, but the title is awesome, that was what made me buy it in the first place)

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John dies at the end... - never read it but love the title.

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An Innocent Millionaire

A Prayer for Owen Meany

The Wasp Factory

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

Leaven of Malice

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Alliteration apparently always awarded accolades.

The Year of Our War, thought I didn't like the book that much.

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Toll the Hounds

All of the First Law trilogy titles, and yeah, particularly Before They Are Hanged.

If on a Winter's Night a Traveler

Around the Day in Eighty Worlds

Scott Lynch hasn't written it yet, but Inherit the Night.

The Ocean at the End of the Lane

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Invasion of the Hollow Chocolate Bunnies of the Apocalypse.

To kill a mockingbird

Crime and Punishment

(and in a similar vein) War and Peace

EDIT: Oh yeah, not out yet but "The Sign of the Worm" is great.

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Forty Thousand in Gehenna

The Stars My Destination

In The Days of the Comet

Now Wait For Last Year

Learning the World

The Invention of Everything Else

Love in the Time of Cholera

White Noise

On Stranger Tides

The Man Who Folded Himself

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John Dies at The End

The Tell-Tale Heart

Stranger in a Strange Land

The Divine Comedy

God is Not Great

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John dies at the end... - never read it but love the title.

Great book. The sequel is This Book is Full of Spiders: Seriously, Dude, Don't Touch it.

One of my favorites is Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal.

Others:

A Dark and Hungry God Arises

This Day, All Gods Die

Leviathan Wakes

Against A Dark Background

House of Suns

Last Light of the Sun

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Love in the Time of Cholera

Speaking of which, "A Hundred Years of Solitude"

Germinal

Against All Things Ending

The Wounded Land (although I prefer the swedish title, it uses the author's penchant for obscure words "Det sargade landet")

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Fall on Your Knees

The Matter of Desire

The Feast of the Goat

Death With Interruptions

The God of Small Things

The Patron Saint of Liars

The Gulag Archipelago

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One flew over the cuckoos nest

The ragged trousered philanthropists

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Gardens of the Moon

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Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World

The Etched City

If on a winter's night a traveler

The Last Dark

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Use of Weapons

A Fire Upon the Deep

Snow Crash

The Thousandfold Thought

Woken Furies

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