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The Bell at Sealey Head by Patricia A. McKillip
" I just finished reading this and it is one of the most perfect fantasies I've ever read. from start to finish, just wonderful.

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Sand by Hugh Howey
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in this post-apocalyptic tale, sand is like water; maverick sand divers use their amazing sand suits to uncover buried pre-apocalypse tools and materials. otherwise life is pretty miserable, and sandy. there's an actual glossary of sand terms!

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Conrad's Fate by Diana Wynne Jones
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kids have to beware of a lot of things, sometimes their own families most of all. that seems to be an underlying theme to several of the books in Diana Wynne Jones' splendid series of standalone fantasy novels for children. families are dangerous. th ...more
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Eighty-Sixed by David B. Feinberg
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"But look how fast it gets dark," says Grandma.

BJ Rosenthal wakes up in the morning and takes a shower. he puts on his boxers. he puts on his pants. he makes some coffee and drinks it. he puts on his socks and shoes. he puts on a shirt. he goes to wo
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The Dark Domain by Stefan Grabiński
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The Faded Sun Trilogy by C.J. Cherryh
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grim, dry, melancholy, frustrating, riveting, endearing, and tragic are all good words to describe this moving anti-epic. well it looks like there are two more words to add to this list, moving and anti-epic. now how about another: bromantic.

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