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The Tiger's Wife
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The Guide to Book Marketing Proposals for Fiction and Non-fic... by Gordon Warnock
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Really comprehensive. Really expert.
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Confessions of a High School Word Nerd by Arianne Cohen
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The Tiger's Wife by Téa Obreht
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The Tall Book by Arianne Cohen
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The Tall Book by Arianne Cohen
The Tall Book
by Arianne Cohen
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3+/4-. I liked it. I liked it a lot. She's funny and the book has some things in there I'd never thought about before--Like tall fetishes. Jeez, thanks a lot, Arianne!
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Wait Your Turn and The Stability of Large Systems by Peter Grandbois
Wait Your Turn and The Stability of Large Systems
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Though the author, like the Ringmaster, has "obviously seen too many movies," it has not in any way stunted his genius. Very silly and very serious. Affecting. Percipient.
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The Glob Who Girdled Granville and the Secret Lives of Actors by Peter Grandbois
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Blasphemy by Sherman Alexie
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I had read many of these stories elsewhere, but nevertheless enjoyed reading them again. Alexie's characters are so alive for the reader, their experiences so poignant.
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F. Scott Fitzgerald
“That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald

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“I don't need no Smith and Wesson, man, I got Merriam and Webster.”
Avi Steinberg, Running the Books: The Adventures of an Accidental Prison Librarian

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“Anything processed by memory is fiction.”
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“In summer, the song sings itself.”
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Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
“There are no means of safety against superior qualities of another person but to love him.”
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