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142 The Graveyard Book

There was a hand in the darkness, and it held a knife.

The knife had a handle of polished black bone, and a blade finer and sharper than any razor.

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141 Kim

“They arranged and re-arranged their artless little plans for another hour, while Kim shivered with cold and pride. The humour of the situation tickled the Irish and the Oriental in his soul.

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140 Cloud Atlas

David Mitchell must have a very complex mind. His “Cloud Atlas” is like a labyrinth that leads to one dead-end after another, then allows a way out and leads to a new route. 119 more words

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100 Books: The Scarlet Letter.

“‘Run away, child,’ answered her mother, ‘and catch the sunshine! It will soon be gone.’”

The Scarlet Letter” by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Anyone who knows me particularly well knows I’m a huge Hawthorne fangirl. 786 more words

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139 Little Children

Weren’t we all Todd back in high school? Being young, we felt beautiful and infallible and invincible, thought we could do any thing, even regarded ourselves young gods. 289 more words

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Currently Reading | The Casual Vacancy.

I downloaded this book onto my Kindle last summer and that kind of says it all. I normally love JK Rowling, I was obsessed with the Harry Potter books (geek alert). 134 more words

101 In 1001

How does it feel for a guy to run naked?

Status – Reading book 3, D Eggers – A heartbreaking work of Staggering Genius

As you may have expected from my previous post, I started book 3 eagerly. 336 more words