Quote of the Day > February 11, 2012

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The author of The Devil's Arithmetic was born on this day in 1939.

Jane Yolen
“Literature is a textually transmitted disease, normally contracted in childhood.”
Jane Yolen, Touch Magic: Fantasy, Faerie & Folklore in the Literature of Childhood

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