The Common Sense was written by Thomas Paine. It was a pamphlet that was made in This pamphlet helped convince Americans that they needed to break with Britain. It was an instant succes that sold over copies in just three months!
(Free Kindle Classic) The Tin Soldier by Temple Bailey is a 1916 novel that was on the bestseller list in (Who even knew there were bestseller lists then? Thank you Wikipedia!) The subject is WWI, and the title is inspired by Hans Christian Anderson.