I missed yesterday, so today I am doing a two for one.
Day 15: Best book about a foreign culture
This is the first book I read in my Frosh English class at WOU. That turned out to be the only English class I enjoyed, and a lot of it had to do with this book. Allende's depiction of Chile's turbulent society under Pinochet's rule is shrouded under a cloud of magical realism. This is a beautiful book.
Day 16: Best adaption to a movie