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Deryni Checkmate by Katherine Kurtz
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Opening note before I begin: I read the revised and expanded edition of this one because it's all the library had. I would have preferred to read the original edition, but, well, you can't always get what you want.

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The Will and the Way by L. Richard Baker III
The Will and the Way
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I love psionics, and I especially love the way the Complete Psionics Handbook implemented them, since it's one of the only versions of psionics in a fantasy game I've seen that doesn't come off as just another magic system in a creepy mask. It has qu...more
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Kino No Tabi Volume 2 by Keiichi Sigsawa
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The Scar (Bas-Lag, #2)
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A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
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Other plausible titles include How Scientists Repeatedly Got Everything Wrong, You're Lucky to Be Alive: the Astounding Improbability of Your Existence, and The Universe Hates You and Wants You to Die. A Short History of Nearly Everything is basicall...more
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C.S. Lewis
“When I became a man I put away childish things, including the fear of childishness and the desire to be very grown up.”
C.S. Lewis

Arthur C. Clarke
“Two possibilities exist: either we are alone in the Universe or we are not. Both are equally terrifying.”
Arthur C. Clarke

Robert Jordan
“The Wheel of Time turns, and Ages come and pass. What was, what will be, and what is, may yet fall under the Shadow.”
Robert Jordan, The Eye of the World

Neil Gaiman
“You've a good heart. Sometimes that's enough to see you safe wherever you go. But mostly, it's not.”
Neil Gaiman, Neverwhere

H.P. Lovecraft
“The oldest and strongest emotion of mankind is fear, and the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown”
H.P. Lovecraft, Supernatural Horror in Literature

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