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Tithe by Holly Black
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This read.. terribly. I scarcely made it a few pages in before having to abandon its staccato phrasing, massive front-loading of characters and shallow attempts at backstory.

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I Hate London! by Yvette Gustafsson
I Hate London!
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Charming and (from what I can gather) very Swedish. In saying that, I mean that "Yaa haat-har Lawn-dawn" is a gently wry look at a moment in the artist's life, which happens to be focused upon London. I found it very relatable: at times unsettling, d ...more
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Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“Quand tu veux construire un bateau, ne commence pas par rassembler du bois, couper des planches et distribuer du travail, mais reveille au sein des hommes le desir de la mer grande et large.

If you want to build a ship, don't drum up people together to collect wood and don't assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Terry Pratchett
“Stories of imagination tend to upset those without one.”
Terry Pratchett

Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: What! You too?
“Friendship is born at that moment when one man says to another: "What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . ."”
C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves

Iain Banks
“You know, when I was in Paris, seeing Linter for the first time, I was standing at the top of some steps in the courtyard where Linter's place was, and I looked across it and there was a little notice on the wall saying it was forbidden to take photographs of the courtyard without the man's permission. [..] They want to own the light!”
Iain Banks, The State of the Art

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