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The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
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I read this back in high school for my AP English class. Yeesh. Where do I begin? I was first attracted to it as a blessedly upfront dialogue with gritty language after abandoning David Copperfield in disgust. What do you know? He makes a funny littl ...more
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The Complete Adventures and Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
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Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
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Hailiorea by Adam J.  Austin
Hailiorea
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read in September, 2012
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I definitely enjoyed this book and will recommend it to anyone who likes a fun, bold action adventure. With likable heroes and a quick pace, you won't find yourself putting the volume down very often. :)
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Abhorsen by Garth Nix
Abhorsen (Abhorsen, #3)
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The Difference Engine by William Gibson
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Lirael by Garth Nix
Lirael (Abhorsen, #2)
by Garth Nix (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2012
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When I read the first part of the Abhorsen trilogy, I completely fell in love with Garth Nix's world with contrasts between light and dark. At first glance, I thought it might make the transition from fun adventure into some gothic, angsty mire. Deli ...more
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Theodore Roosevelt
“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat.”
Theodore Roosevelt

“Whenever I feel the need to exercise, I lie down until it goes away.”
Paul Terry

C.S. Lewis
“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.”
C.S. Lewis

Jim Henson
“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.”
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Mark Twain
“′Classic′ - a book which people praise and don't read.”
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