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The Name of the Wind
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Totally unexpected and surprising I was blown away by this original tale, which incorporates varying genres (despite being classified as ‘young adult’). Delicatel
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William Blake
“If a thing loves, it is infinite.

(Annotations to Swedenborg)”
William Blake

Alan Turing
“Sometimes it is the people no one can imagine anything of who do the things no one can imagine.”
Alan Turing

Burton Raffel
“I’ve never known fear; as a youth I fought/ In endless battles. I am old, now,/ But I will fight again, seek fame still,/ If the dragon hiding in his tower dares/ To face me”
Burton Raffel, Beowulf

Philippa Pearce
“Nothing stands still, except in our memory.”
Philippa Pearce, Tom's Midnight Garden

Percy Bysshe Shelley
“A Poet is a nightingale who sits in darkness, and sings to cheer its own solitude with sweet sounds; his auditors are as men entranced by the melody of an unseen musician, who feel that they are moved and softened, yet know not whence or why.”
Percy Bysshe Shelley, A Defence of Poetry and Other Essays

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