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For to know a man's library is, in some measure, to know his mind.Geraldine Brooks
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Rules of Civility by Amor Towles
Rules of Civility
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All the Light We Cannot See
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That's the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet.Jhumpa Lahiri
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“I have consistently loved books that I've read when I've been sick in bed.”
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Astrid Lindgren
“Give the children love, more love and still more love – and the common sense will come by itself.”
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Hermann Hesse
“Learn what is to be taken seriously and laugh at the rest.”
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Leo Tolstoy
“If, then, I were asked for the most important advice I could give, that which I considered to be the most useful to the men of our century, I should simply say: in the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you.”
Leo Tolstoy, Essays, Letters and Miscellanies

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Maryanne Whitney has completed her goal of reading 25 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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