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Tower of Iron Will

All who enter the Tower regain 100 sanity points.

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Machine of Death: A Collection of Stories About People Who Know How They Will Die
Randall Munroe, James Foreman, K. Sekelsky, Camron Miller, John Chernega, David Michael Wharton, K.M. Lawrence, Jeffrey C. Wells, Vera Brosgol, Kit Yona, J. Jack Unrau, Jeff Stautz, Aaron Diaz, Matthew Bennardo, Yahtzee Croshaw, Douglas J. Lane, Brian Quinlan, Kate Beaton
Frankenstein - Mary Shelley The book is sort of a parable on child abandonment. Frankenstein creates a life with no regard for the consequences and then runs away from it. The creature becomes a monster because of the way it is mistreated.

The book is oddly structured in the way of some 19th century novels. At one point the narrative is three steps removed as the monster tells his story to Frankenstein, Frankenstein tells the story to the ship captain, and the captain tells the story in a letter to his sister. If all you know about the story of Frankenstein is from the movies just wait until the monster starts quoting Milton's Paradise Lost.