The Literary Phoenix

Funny, the damage a silly little book can do. Especially in the hands of a silly little girl.

Thursday Quotables is a weekly meme hosted by Bookshelf Fantasies.  Every week, readers share a quote or passage from the book they’re reading that strikes them – whether it be funny or philosophical or something in between. I know I haven’t done this meme in a while, but I’m re-reading Anne of Green Gables.  How could I not?  Anne says …

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Close by, my Matthew had recently discovered – and devoured – the Inheritance series by Christopher Paolini, and is presently listening to an interview with Paolini.  One of the first questions, as there always is, was asked: “Where do your ideas come from?” Where indeed? There are some books I read and find them clearly to …

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