Clare Cannon
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Magonia by Maria Dahvana Headley
Magonia (Magonia, #1)
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A highly imaginative contemporary fantasy, well worth exploring.
The first person present tense teenage narrator initially exhibits the usual teenage angst, including profanity, but develops along with the character into a mature voice that speaks wit
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Edison's Alley by Neal Shusterman
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The second book in Shusterman’s Accelerati series does full credit to his ability to combine the best elements of good storytelling. A tight, unpredictable plot that ties up every stray sentence into a grand plan, edge-of-seat action and sus
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Edenbrooke by Julianne Donaldson
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Based upon a paper thin plot and told in the voice of a sentimental thirteen year old, Edenbrooke sags like a pretty rag doll without the hint of an Austenian backbone. It is Georgette Heyer-lite. The protagonist is prone to climbing a tree when she ...more
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Seeker by Arwen Elys Dayton
Seeker (Seeker, #1)
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Where was the story?

The seekers are a group of powerful warriors, and we are introduced to them at a time when three of their trainees are about to take their oaths. We don't know what they're supposed to do, or who they work for (themselves?), or ev
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To Love a Sunburnt Country by Jackie French
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When the Whistle Blows by Fran Cannon Slayton
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Told in a perfect voice for a nostalgic mood that entrances the reader from the outset, this impressive and moving short novel is like a collection of short stories about the same main character, each one told on the same day each year for seven year ...more
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
“It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson, Emerson in His Journals

Robert Frost
“No tears in the writer, no tears in the reader. No surprise in the writer, no surprise in the reader.”
Robert Frost

William Shakespeare
“The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.”
William Shakespeare, As You Like It

J.R.R. Tolkien
“The Road goes ever on and on
Down from the door where it began.
Now far ahead the Road has gone,
And I must follow, if I can,
Pursuing it with eager feet,
Until it joins some larger way
Where many paths and errands meet.
And whither then? I cannot say”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring

Winston S. Churchill
“Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.”
Winston S. Churchill

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