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Murder on Bamboo Lane by Naomi Hirahara
" Haha a scary mystery! Sounds really great I'll have to remember this one. "
Firefight by Brandon Sanderson
" Sounds like a fun book! I like weird details and romance-y sci-fi. "
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I, Robot by Isaac Asimov
Of course! It's an amazing book and I loved it, just be warned it reads like a few short stories.
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I, Robot by Isaac Asimov
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Isaac Asimov’s book I, Robot is a book about robots written as a collection of robot-related anecdotes told to a reporter by robopsychologist Susan Calvin. It outlines the development and advancement of robots and space travel.
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The Rise and Fall of Darth Vader by Ryder Windham
" Prequels are always nice, but I agree, depending on how they're done, they can be repetitive. Sound fun, though. "
Hypothermia by Arnaldur Indriðason
" Cool, a mystery. Sounds really good. "
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The Ruins of Gorlan by John Flanagan
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Ranger's Apprentice: The Ruins of Gorlan is set in a feudalistic kingdom, where a young orphan named Will is chosen to be an apprentice to a Ranger. The Rangers are a secretive group no-one knows much about that serve the king and protect the ...more
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“Write the kind of story you would like to read. People will give you all sorts of advice about writing, but if you are not writing something you like, no one else will like it either.”
Meg Cabot
A Temple of Texts by William H. Gass
“The true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words.”
William H. Gass
The Eye of Minds by James Dashner
" It seems futuristic-y books are really popular these days. I didn't read the Maze Runner series, but this sounds like this is something to look into. "
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The true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words.
“The true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words.”
William H. Gass, A Temple of Texts

Ray Bradbury
“You must write every single day of your life... You must lurk in libraries and climb the stacks like ladders to sniff books like perfumes and wear books like hats upon your crazy heads... may you be in love every day for the next 20,000 days. And out of that love, remake a world.”
Ray Bradbury

Meg Cabot
“Write the kind of story you would like to read. People will give you all sorts of advice about writing, but if you are not writing something you like, no one else will like it either.”
Meg Cabot

W. Somerset Maugham
“There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.”
W. Somerset Maugham

J.K. Rowling
“Don't worry. You're just as sane as I am.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

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