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Dogsbody by Diana Wynne Jones
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Dogsbody by Diana Wynne Jones
"The librarians of my childhood failed me. I'm sorry, there isn't a nice way to say it. They let me check out armloads of Goosebumps books week after week, when just a few shelves away, there were a dozen magical, wonderful books by Diana Wynne Jon..." Read more of this review »
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Dogsbody by Diana Wynne Jones
"I first read this book when I was nine and I can't count how many times since that I've read it.

Since acquiring an Amazon account though I've been able to buy more DWJ books and then managed to own my very own copy of Dogsbody. I wish I could hav..." Read more of this review »
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Playtime With Monster by Michael Yu
Playtime With Monster
by Michael Yu
recommended to Marc Iverson by: no one
recommended for: young children (kindgarten and younger)
read in January, 2013
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Very nice illustrations, and I loved the expressions on the characters' faces. Cool blues and violets set the scene for an imaginative romp while still introducing a bedtime mood.

Such a sweet ending, too, that this book is the sort that an adult can
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Reflections by Diana Wynne Jones
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Bruce Lee
“‎The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.”
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Paul Bowles
“The wind blew the dust along the ground into his mouth as he sang.”
Paul Bowles, Collected Stories, 1939-1976

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“This was the Mecca of the American Dream, the world that everyone wanted. A world of sleek young women (allied with Slenderella to be so) in shorts and halters, driving 400-horsepower station wagons to air-conditioned, music-serenaded supermarkets of baby-sitter corporations and culture condensed into Great Books discussion groups. A life of barbecues by the swimming pool and drive in movies open all year. It did't appeal to me. Fuck health insurance plans and life insurance. They wanted to live without leaving the womb. It made me more alive to play a game without rules against society, and I was prepared to play it to the end. A tremor almost sexual passed through me as I anticipated the comming robbery.”
Edward Bunker, No Beast So Fierce

Diana Wynne Jones
“f you take myth and folklore, and these things that speak in symbols, they can be interpreted in so many ways that although the actual image is clear enough, the interpretation is infinitely blurred, a sort of enormous rainbow of every possible colour you could imagine.”
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Bruce Lee
“All fixed set patterns are incapable of adaptability or pliability. The truth is outside of all fixed patterns.”
Bruce Lee
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