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Louise rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Bomb by Steve Sheinkin
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Apparently this non-fiction book about the race to build the atomic bomb is aimed towards Young Adults/Children but really its perfect for anyone who wants to find out a bit more about this fascinating point in history which really has shaped the las...more
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Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
Code Name Verity (Code Name Verity, #1)
by Elizabeth Wein (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2014
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I had almost given up on YA novels and their predictably and tendency to fall into boring cliches, thank god then for Code Name Verity a thrilling WW2 story that is firmly focused on female friendship and mystery.
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Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
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Falls the Shadow by Stefanie Gaither
Falls the Shadow
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read in September, 2014
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Powers, Vol. 1 by Brian Michael Bendis
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Falls the Shadow by Stefanie Gaither
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Broken Monsters by Lauren Beukes
Broken Monsters
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read in September, 2014
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No Place Like Oz by Danielle  Paige
No Place Like Oz (Dorothy Must Die #0.1)
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Dorothy Must Die by Danielle  Paige
Dorothy Must Die (Dorothy Must Die, #1)
by Danielle Paige (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2014
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Dorothy Must Die has an interesting central idea but unfortunately is stopped from being great due to YA clichés.

The first third of the novel is interesting as a girl from Kansas finds herself in Oz and faced with a bleak land ruled by the magic and...more
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Vicious by V.E. Schwab
Vicious
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read in August, 2014
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Stephen King
“I think that we're all mentally ill. Those of us outside the asylums only hide it a little better - and maybe not all that much better after all.”
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Alan Bradley
“If there is a thing I truly despise, it is being addressed as "dearie." When I write my magnum opus, A Treatise Upon All Poison, and come to "Cyanide," I am going to put under "Uses" the phrase "Particularly efficacious in the cure of those who call one 'Dearie.”
Alan Bradley, The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

Douglas Adams
“The story so far:
In the beginning the Universe was created.
This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.”
Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe

George Orwell
“He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past.”
George Orwell, 1984

Albert Einstein
“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”
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2011 Reading Challenge
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