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Gideon Falls, Vol. 3 by Jeff Lemire
"I've loved this series so far, but this volume is just confusing for confusing's sake. It goes from being mysterious and suspenseful to just poorly-written."
Gideon Falls, Vol. 3 by Jeff Lemire
"The series was going in the right direction after Volume 2, but this was confusing for the sake of confusing and next to nothing actually happened. I'm dropping this one."
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Gideon Falls, Vol. 3 by Jeff Lemire
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Maybe I'm having a bad weekend, as I abandoned another book and now really didn't enjoy this one, but there's just too much stuff going on without a strong narrative arc. No character development this issue, and I don't think the art was used to its ...more
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Hollow Kingdom by Kira Jane Buxton
Hollow Kingdom
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I didn't care for the crow's voice. And its implausible vocabulary and familiarity with various pharmaceuticals. I didn't expect things would get better, so I stopped.
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The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern
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The Absolute Sandman, Volume Three by Neil Gaiman
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Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs? by Caitlin Doughty
" Informative and hilarious. Doesn't shy away from telling the truth to kids (or curious adults, whom I suspect are the real target) while still being a ...more "
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Terry Pratchett
“Time is a drug. Too much of it kills you.”
Terry Pratchett, Small Gods

A.A. Milne
“Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind.
"Pooh!" he whispered.
"Yes, Piglet?"
"Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's paw. "I just wanted to be sure of you.”
A.A. Milne, The House at Pooh Corner

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
“Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Airman's Odyssey

Lewis Carroll
“Begin at the beginning," the King said, very gravely, "and go on till you come to the end: then stop.”
Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

Terry Pratchett
“It is said that your life flashes before your eyes just before you die. That is true, it's called Life.”
Terry Pratchett, The Last Continent

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