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The Twelve-Fingered Boy by John Hornor Jacobs
The Twelve-Fingered Boy (Twelve-Fingered Boy Trilogy)
by John Hornor Jacobs (Goodreads Author)
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Nightmare Ink by Marcella Burnard
Nightmare Ink (Living Ink, #1)
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I believe this novel needs another rewrite, but it has some interesting fantasy ideas.
Dirty Magic by Jaye Wells
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Dirty Magic started out great. I loved the magic system and how Wells made magic a drug. Adepts, who are left handed, can cook the potions and not get addicted but instead they'd get addicted to the power. While understandable I don't thi..." Read more of this review »
Dirty Magic by Jaye Wells
Dirty Magic (The Prospero's War, #1)
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A ploy that is important to the plot never would have worked. The author tries to sell it; nevertheless, the criminal in question would simply have explained the situation to his father's lawyer.

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The Draco Tavern by Larry Niven
The Draco Tavern
by Larry Niven
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Rating this collection of stories is difficult. I hate to say this, but Mr. Niven was a better writer when he was younger. Some of the earlier stories in this volume are among the best things he has ever written. The later ones aren't bad, but they a ...more
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Foxglove Summer by Ben Aaronovitch
Foxglove Summer (Peter Grant, #5)
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White Cat by Holly Black
White Cat (Curse Workers, #1)
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Broken Soul by Faith Hunter
Broken Soul (Jane Yellowrock, #8)
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Patrick Henry
“Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty or give me death!”
Patrick Henry

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“Every great cause begins as a movement, becomes a business, and eventually degenerates into a racket.”
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“[H]e is a barbarian, and thinks that the customs of his tribe and island are the laws of nature.”
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“Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.”
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“I thought you just told me they used radio.”

They do, but what do you think is on the radio? Meat sounds. You know how when you slap or flap meat, it makes a noise? They talk by flapping their meat at each other. They can even sing by squirting air through their meat.”
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