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The Drunken Botanist
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A Test of Mettle by Kevin Hearne
A Test of Mettle (The Iron Druid Chronicles #3.5)
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Great story detailing Granuaile's task of cleaning up a river, as part of her Druid training, while Atticus is leading a raid on Asgard. A refreshing change in point of view and a well written story - looking forward to more of these.
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Hammered (The Iron Druid Chronicles, #3)
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Another great installment of this series comes to an end. I'm happy because it was a great read, sad because it's over and I can never read it again for the first time, and happy because there are several more books in the series. If you're an urban...more
The Iron Druid Chronicles 3-Book Bundle by Kevin Hearne
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Great intro to a highly entertaining urban fantasy series - the books are lightning paced, well plotted, and outrageously funny, but also deeply introspective. Well worth reading.
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“Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.”
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“Perhaps all the dragons in our lives are princesses who are only waiting to see us act, just once, with beauty and courage. Perhaps everything that frightens us is, in its deepest essence, something helpless that wants our love.”
Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet

Erica Jong
“Everyone has talent. What's rare is the courage to follow it to the dark places where it leads.”
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Eudora Welty
“All serious daring starts from within.”
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“Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.”
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