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International Guide to Literature on Film by Tom Costello
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Among Others by Jo Walton
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The Lake District Murder by John Bude
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“‎Life is a shipwreck, but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.”

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“ matter how much you think you love somebody, you'll step back when the pool of their blood edges up too close.”
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“There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.”
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