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MaddAddam by Margaret Atwood

Published: 2013 by Bloomsbury My copy: Bought on Kindle Memorable quote: “How many others have stood in this place? Left behind, with all gone, all swept away. The dead bodies evaporating like slow smoke; their loved and carefully tended homes … Continue reading

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The Fall of Hyperion by Dan Simmons

First Published:  1990 by Doubleday My copy: bought on Kindle Memorable quote: “We thought we were special, opening our perceptions, honing our empathy, spilling that cauldron of shared pain on to the dance floor language and then trying to make … Continue reading

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Hyperion by Dan Simmons

First Published: 1989 (Gollancz edition 2011) My copy: bought new in paperback Memorable quote: “From my earliest sense of self, I knew that I would be – should be – a poet. It was not as if I had a … Continue reading

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