How-To Read Books

Category Fantasy

A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

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“It begins with absence and desire.
It begins with blood and fear.
It begins with a discovery of witches.”

No fairy godmother. No magic pumpkin. Just one grumpy girl and a glass slipper.

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“Ten days ago, the weather was nice. I suppose I’m obligated to tell you about the weather fist, right? It seems that’s what they always do. Either that or that awful cliché of “once upon a time.” Only this wasn’t once upon a time. It was just ten days ago.”

Eragon

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“First, let no one rule your mind or body. Take special care that your thoughts remain unfettered… . Give men your ear, but not your heart. Show respect for those in power, but don’t follow them blindly. Judge with logic… Continue Reading →

How-To Catch a Falling Star

“A philosopher once asked, “Are we human because we gaze at the stars, or do we gaze at them because we are human?” Pointless, really…”Do the stars gaze back?” Now, that’s a question.” ― Neil Gaiman, Stardust Stardust is a… Continue Reading →

How an Angel And a Devil Fell in Love

“Once upon a time, an angel and a devil fell in love. It did not end well.” ― Laini Taylor, Daughter of Smoke & Bone Daughter of Smoke and Bone is a fantasy novel written by Laini Taylor. It was… Continue Reading →

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