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10 Penguin Classics You Won't Ever See

10 Penguin Classics You Won't Ever See | About Books | Scoop.it
Let's hope it never comes to this....
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"Books are the carriers of civilization."

"Books are the carriers of civilization." | About Books | Scoop.it
Happy 195th birthday, Henry David Thoreau!
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Book Fetish: Volume XLIV

Book Fetish: Volume XLIV | About Books | Scoop.it
Snitch bracelet: I need this bracelet in my life from Etsy. "Reading is a party for your brain" tee: If that's the case, let's party!
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Science Fiction That Gets Medieval on Your Ass

Science Fiction That Gets Medieval on Your Ass | About Books | Scoop.it
With Vikings vs. aliens movie Outlander rocking our gauntlets in theaters, it's time to take stock of the long and glorious history of science fiction set in the Middle Ages.
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Top 50 romantic lines from literature

Top 50 romantic lines from literature | About Books | Scoop.it
Losing hearts at first sight, soul-entwining partnerships that only death do part...the complexities and mysteries of romantic feelings have been considered by great poets and writers for centuries.
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20 Literary Visions Of The Apocalypse

20 Literary Visions Of The Apocalypse | About Books | Scoop.it
From the LA Review of Books: The apocalyptic novel has many mutations.
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The 10 Most Disturbing Books Of All Time

The 10 Most Disturbing Books Of All Time | About Books | Scoop.it
The 10 Most Disturbing Books Of All Time - In my younger days if I heard a book or movie was disturbing or hard to handle I generally took that as a challenge. Most books generally turned out to [....
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Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books : NPR

Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books : NPR | About Books | Scoop.it
More than 60,000 ballots were cast in our annual summer readers' poll. Here's a printable list of the top 100 winners.

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19th Century Writers Who Are Even More Relevant Today - Flavorwire

19th Century Writers Who Are Even More Relevant Today - Flavorwire | About Books | Scoop.it
Flavorwire: Cultural news and critique from Flavorpill...
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13 Terrific Bookish T-Shirts

13 Terrific Bookish T-Shirts | About Books | Scoop.it
Because kids shouldn't get to have all the back-to-school fall wardrobe-improving fun, and one can only derive so much perverse pleasure from stocking up o...
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Literature’s Most Desperate Housewives - Flavorwire

Literature’s Most Desperate Housewives - Flavorwire | About Books | Scoop.it
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Stand Alone Fantasy Titles | Bookreporter.com

Stand Alone Fantasy Titles | Bookreporter.com | About Books | Scoop.it
In June, our resident fantasy go-to reviewer Steve Hubbard presented you with 20 Must-Read Fantasy Series titles, and now he's back with Part Two --- a curated list of his favorite Stand Alone Fantasy books.
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Can Reading Cure Depression?

Can Reading Cure Depression? | About Books | Scoop.it
Any avid reader will attest to the emotional high that occurs when reading a book that beautifully describes their exact predicament.
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The 10 Best End of the World Novels - Flavorwire

The 10 Best End of the World Novels - Flavorwire | About Books | Scoop.it
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SF Masterworks | Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Book Lists

SF Masterworks | Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Book Lists | About Books | Scoop.it
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The Daily Telegraph's 100 Novels Everyone Should Read (100 books)

The Daily Telegraph's 100 Novels Everyone Should Read (100 books) | About Books | Scoop.it

This is a Goodreads list where you can vote on your favorites from the Telegraph's picks.


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