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First lines of 2013

Welcome, dear Reader, as you plunge valiantly into the thrilling pages of our melodrama, where you will find adventures that will test your spirit and possibly your sanity! Visiting the spirit world was never easy. My hands are dying. Gaia … Continue reading

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Bookish links for Saturday, October 6, 2012 – plus, the answers to the first lines quiz

Before I post my links, here are the answers to the first lines quiz I posted on Thursday. 1. Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell 2. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green 3. The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters … Continue reading

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First lines of 2011

What do you pack for the rest of your life? Twilight was gathering, and Orpheus still wasn’t here. Do not set foot in my office. My nightmare started like this. Imagine a man standing on a rocky shoreline looking out … Continue reading

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