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Another book meme

1. Underline/bold all those you’ve read.
2. Italicise all those you started but haven’t finished.
3. Add three of your own.
1. The Lord of the Rings, JRR Tolkien
2. Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen
3. His Dark Materials, Philip Pullman
4. The Hitchhiker’s … Continue reading

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Madeline L’Engle 1918-2007

I just found out (after a day of Radio-Silence) that Madeline L’Engle has died. I am more sad than I can say, even though I know that she has lived a long and good life.
I not only loved … Continue reading

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More Harry related stuff

Ok, so while I am waiting impatiently for the book that shall not be named, I have been playing around with some other Potter related stuff. First of all, I tried another sorting quiz and guess which house I … Continue reading

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Harry, Harry, Where Are You?

I ordered my copy of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows months ago.  I have been counting down for months till it came out.  I was too cheap to up the shipping costs to get it on the day.  Anthony … Continue reading

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