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Question: Is there a book that inspired you to do something!?
Is there a book that you read that made you want to go somewhere, do something, eat something!. etc!.!.Www@QuestionHome@Com

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I read a book called Grendel, by John Gardner, that turned out to be one of my favorites!.
It is a retelling (written in the 70's) of the 1,000-year-old epic Beowulf through the perspective of its monstrous antagonist, Grendel!.
Contrary to his depiction in the original story as an embodiment of evil, and a savage monster, Gardner's Grendel is seen as an intelligent and eloquent beast, just as capable of reason as the humans, thought they ostracize him for his frightening form!.
For this reason, he declares "war" on the humans; though throughout the story, he attempts to justify it through various other means (such as an attempt to educate them as to the futility of their spiritual beliefs and religious practices, among other things)!.
Really, the poor beast is just as lost as the people that he quietly observes from the shadows (when he is not brutally punishing them for their ignorance, savagery, and "blind prejudice")!. The difference is that he is alone in the world; having no one that he can properly relate to!. This weighs heavily on him as he attempts to justify his existence in a world that does not seem to want him in it!.
The book inspired me to create a work of art; a collage in which I attempt to retell the story through various images that appear throughout the story!.Www@QuestionHome@Com

Okay!.!.!.I would say Twilight, but actually I'd have to say Stephenie Meyer!. By reading the Twilight series it reminded me of how much I liked reading!. I was obsessed with Twilight and then began reading other stuff and reading and reading!. Now I'm just plain obsessed with reading!. Stephenie also inspired me to start writing again!. I absolutely love to write and once I started it was hard to stop!. If, and it's a big IF, I ever get it published, there probably be a big thanks to her in it!.Www@QuestionHome@Com

Harry Potter inspired me to actually read!. I used to hate reading with a passion until I found the brilliant books by J!.K!. Rowling!. Now, I'll read just about anything!.Www@QuestionHome@Com

Cheesy but!.!.!.the Twilight Saga inspired me to find true love and don't settle for anything less!.

The Bible also inspires me to become a better person on a daily basis!. :)Www@QuestionHome@Com

The book Please Stop Laughing of Me, inspired me to speak up for myself about teasing!.Www@QuestionHome@Com

Chasing Daylight by Erwin Raphael MacmanusWww@QuestionHome@Com

Yes actually!. The Kama Sutra, but I decline to go into detail!.Www@QuestionHome@Com

There is a book that inspired me to keep reading it lol hahaWww@QuestionHome@Com

To Kill a Mocking Bird!.Www@QuestionHome@Com