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She voted for: Ivanhoe by Walter Scott
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Death by Neil Gaiman
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Heat: Adventures in the World's Fiery Places
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The Sandman, Vol. 2 by Neil Gaiman
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"I've always wanted to read Ivanhoe as well, it's the inspiration for a lot of the fantasy books a read, and such a classic "
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"They may have. I recently got a notification that 5 or 6 of my books had updated. I'll take a look! "
Let's Pretend This Never Happened by Jenny  Lawson
" Remember how I've been lamenting my lack of getting American humour? How British humour makes me giggle, but American humour seems to leave me relatively cold? I take it back. I just haven't been reading good enough American humour, if this book i... " Read more of this review »
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The Butcher of Khardov by Dan Wells
" This is a novella based in the universe of the tabletop strategy game Warmachine. Right up front, I'm not a Warmachine player, though I'm casually familiar with similar games like Warhammer.

As you can tell from the title, this is not a happy-go-l... " Read more of this review »
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“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”
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“A room without books is like a body without a soul.”
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“Life is pain, highness. Anyone who says differently is selling something.”
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Honoré de Balzac
“I am a galley slave to pen and ink.”
Honoré de Balzac

Groucho Marx
“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.”
Groucho Marx, The Essential Groucho: Writings For By And About Groucho Marx

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2011 Reading Challenge
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