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Alan Garner, The Owl Service, Collins, 1967. Jacket by Kenneth Farnhill.

Alan Garner, The Owl Service, Collins, Jacket by Kenneth Farnhill.

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, 1st edn 1961 (Muriel Spark)

All the notable books I've read in my 20 years on Earth. The goal is to be as well-read as I can be.

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The French Student Uprising November 1967-June 1968

The French Student Uprising November 1968

Click to viewWhy do so many books labeled "hard science fiction" actually contain technology that works pretty much like magic in a fantasy novel? Hard science fiction is supposed to be the branch of SF that's rigorously scientific, and doesn't gloss over difficult problems like faster-than-light travel. Larry Niven's Ringworld series, with its long passages on how you'd engineer a giant space structure, is often held up as a prime example of ...

10 Books that Prove Science Fiction Just Got Harder

CJ Cherryh Downbelow Station (The first book in the Alliance-Union : Company Wars series)

Seventh Son (Tales of Alvin Maker, #1), by Orson Scott Card

Seventh Son (Tales of Alvin Maker, by Orson Scott Card

13 at Dinner by Agatha Christie.  Published in the UK as Lord Edgware Dies.  Dell edition.

13 at Dinner (UK title: Lord Edgware Dies) by Agatha Christie. Golden Age British crime fiction, US edition.

Existential Ennui: Beautiful British Book Jacket Design of the 1950s and 1960s

Existential Ennui: Beautiful British Book Jacket Design of the and

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"What are the best Modern Fairy Tale Books and Stories?" We looked at 384 of the top Modern Fairy Tales so we could answer that very question!

Best classic ever. I had to read one for school and I picked this and it doesn't even seem like a typical classic book when you're reading it because its actually exciting haha

Best classic ever. I had to read one for school and I picked this and it doesn't even seem like a typical classic book when you're reading it because its actually exciting haha <<<<< one of my favorite Jules Verne novels

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