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Jason Jason said: " Initially published in French between 1913 and 1927, Marcel Proust’s seven-part work In Search of Lost Time (also called Remembrance of Things Past) has undergone a befuddling series of translations. The “Moncrieff–Kilmartin–Enright” version, made av ...more "

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Slade House
by David Mitchell
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Go Tell It on the Mountain
by James Baldwin
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House of Sand and Fog
by Andre Dubus III
read in November, 2016
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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
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Marcel Proust
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.”
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F. Scott Fitzgerald
“If personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures, then there was something gorgeous about him, some heightened sensitivity to the promises of life, as if he were related to one of those intricate machines that registered earthquakes ten thousand miles away.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby

Benjamin Franklin
“Never ruin an apology with an excuse.”
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Harper Lee
“Before I can live with other folks I’ve got to live with myself. The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.”
Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

Herman Melville
“We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men; and among those fibers, as sympathetic threads, our actions run as causes, and they come back to us as effects.”
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