Of Mice and Men - John Steinbeck. Come to think of it.anything by Steinbeck. One can always learn more about writing by rereading Steinbeck. Even after teaching this one about 50 times, I still love it.
Spirou is the longest-running and without doubt one of the most iconic European comic magazines. While its direct competitor Tintin was famous for its serious, realistic stories, Spirou stood out for its humor and freshness.