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Half a War by Joe Abercrombie
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The Guard by Pittacus Lore
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Foreigner by C.J. Cherryh
"well-respected and prolific science fiction author-cum-scifi-anthropologist C.J. Cherryh puts her considerable gifts to work in this introductory volume to her elephantine mega-series, as she begins a sensitive new tradition: fiction that is speci..." Read more of this review »
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The true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words.
“The true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words.”
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Leo Tolstoy
“It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.”
Leo Tolstoy, The Kreutzer Sonata

Gail Carson Levine
“A library is infinity under a roof.”
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Walt Whitman
“I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.”
Walt Whitman

W. Somerset Maugham
“There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.”
W. Somerset Maugham

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