Chelcie Rowell

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Book cover for Ancillary Justice (Imperial Radch #1)
And you don’t like my saying that, but here’s the truth: luxury always comes at someone else’s expense. One of the many advantages of civilization is that one doesn’t generally have to see that, if one doesn’t wish. You’re free to enjoy its ...more
Teju Cole
“There are many lives and many years, and relatively few moments when those individual histories touch each other with real recognition.”
Teju Cole, Every Day is for the Thief

Teju Cole
“This is what it is to be a stranger: when you leave, there is no void.”
Teju Cole, Every Day Is for the Thief

Jean M. Auel
“He was an abomination precisely because they saw his humanity, but degraded it and would not recognize it.”
Jean M. Auel, The Mammoth Hunters

Teju Cole
“They are emerging, these creatives, in spite of everything; and they are essential because they are the signs of hope in a place that, like all other places on the limited earth, needs hope.”
Teju Cole, Every Day Is for the Thief

Teju Cole
“Why is history uncontested here? There is no sight of that dispute over words, that battle over versions of stories that marks the creative inner life of a society. Where are the contradictory voices?”
Teju Cole, Every Day Is for the Thief

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