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Anna Karenina
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Chris Thomas is on page 418 of 963 of Anna Karenina: Finally took the time to make it onto Part Four!
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina
by Leo Tolstoy
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The Stations of the Sun by Ronald Hutton
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The Daylight War by Peter V. Brett
The Daylight War (Demon Cycle, #3)
by Peter V. Brett (Goodreads Author)
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Lyra's Oxford by Philip Pullman
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The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie
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Revival by Stephen King
Revival
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What If? by Randall Munroe
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What If? by Randall Munroe
"I've been a reader of XKCD for ages. Not just a reader, a fan. A big goey, geeky fan.

So much of a fan that when I heard about this book, I went so far as to abuse my power as an author to get an Advance Reading Copy of the book, so that I could e..." Read more of this review »
Stardust by Neil Gaiman
“You have to believe. Otherwise, it will never happen.”
Neil Gaiman
Stardust by Neil Gaiman
“She says nothing at all, but simply stares upward into the dark sky and watches, with sad eyes, the slow dance of the infinite stars.”
Neil Gaiman
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Henri J.M. Nouwen
“When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares.”
Henri J.M. Nouwen, Out of Solitude: Three Meditations on the Christian Life

George Gordon Byron
“The great object of life is sensation- to feel that we exist, even though in pain.”
George Gordon Byron
tags: life

A.A. Milne
“Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. "Pooh?" he whispered.
"Yes, Piglet?"
"Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's hand. "I just wanted to be sure of you.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh

Katherine Mansfield
“The pleasure of all reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books.”
Katherine Mansfield

C.S. Lewis
“Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art.... It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things which give value to survival.”
C.S. Lewis, The Four Loves

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2012 Reading Challenge
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Chris Thomas has completed his goal of reading 35 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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2013 Reading Challenge
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Chris Thomas has completed his goal of reading 35 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
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