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The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey

First Published: 2012 by Headline Review My copy: Bought on Kindle Memorable quote: “It was beautiful, Mabel knew, but it was a beauty that ripped you open and scoured you clean so that you were left helpless and exposed, if … Continue reading

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A Book of Ghosts by S. Baring-Gould

First Published: 1904  by Methuen My copy: free download on Kindle Memorable quote: “Believe me, science has done good to mankind, but it has done mischief too. If we wish to be poetical or romantic, we must shut our eyes … Continue reading

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The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents by Terry Pratchett

First Published: 2002 by Corgi (Kindle ed. 2008) My copy: Bought on Kindle Memorable quote: “As the amazing Maurice said, it was just a story about people and rats. And the difficult part was deciding who the people were, and … Continue reading

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