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Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
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The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins
The Girl on the Train
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Princess Pig / Princesa Cerdita by Molly Coxe
Princess Pig / Princesa Cerdita
by Molly Coxe
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Buttercup's Lovely Day by Carolyn Beck
Buttercup's Lovely Day
by Carolyn Beck
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The Original Inspector George Gently Collection by Alan Hunter
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The Two Towers by J.R.R. Tolkien
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The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien
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Cornelia Funke
“Isn't it odd how much fatter a book gets when you've read it several times?" Mo had said..."As if something were left between the pages every time you read it. Feelings, thoughts, sounds, smells...and then, when you look at the book again many years later, you find yourself there, too, a slightly younger self, slightly different, as if the book had preserved you like a pressed flower...both strange and familiar.”
Cornelia Funke, Inkspell

Walter M. Miller Jr.
“You don’t have a soul, Doctor. You are a soul. You have a body, temporarily.”
Walter M. Miller Jr., A Canticle for Leibowitz

Cornelia Funke
“There was another reason [she] took her books whenever they went away. They were her home when she was somewhere strange. They were familiar voices, friends that never quarreled with her, clever, powerful friends -- daring and knowledgeable, tried and tested adventurers who had traveled far and wide. Her books cheered her up when she was sad and kept her from being bored.”
Cornelia Funke, Inkheart

We read to know we're not alone.
“We read to know we're not alone.”
William Nicholson, Shadowlands

It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our
“It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

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Hey everyone! I've always wanted to run a book club and I want to #makeithappen with the best of librarians I know how! Let's do a monthly book club!
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