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Sep 24, 2014 / 1,343 notes
Sep 24, 2014 / 3,249 notes

Some of Edward Gorey's bookporn illustrations.

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lastnightsreading:

Roxane Gay at the Brooklyn Book Festival, 9/21/14
Sep 24, 2014 / 2,481 notes

lastnightsreading:

Roxane Gay at the Brooklyn Book Festival, 9/21/14

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But in reading great literature I become a thousand men and yet remain myself.
C.S. Lewis

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Sep 23, 2014 / 928 notes
Sep 21, 2014 / 1,524 notes

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I’m currently reading Lola and the Boy Next Door, and actually enjoying it even more than I did Anna and the French Kiss! I really like Lola as a character; I love the descriptions of her dressmaking and all the fabulous outfits she wears. Life needs as much glitter as possible :)
Sep 21, 2014 / 3 notes

I’m currently reading Lola and the Boy Next Door, and actually enjoying it even more than I did Anna and the French Kiss! I really like Lola as a character; I love the descriptions of her dressmaking and all the fabulous outfits she wears. Life needs as much glitter as possible :)

If you’re searching for that one person that will change your life, take a look in the mirror.

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Sep 21, 2014 / 75,539 notes
I went to Oxford today, and visited Will and Lyra’s bench in the Botanical Gardens *sob*
Sep 20, 2014 / 11 notes

I went to Oxford today, and visited Will and Lyra’s bench in the Botanical Gardens *sob*

rubyetc:

saskiakeultjes:

Breakfast with rubyetc

yeah wow they got our names SO wrong
Sep 18, 2014 / 264 notes

rubyetc:

saskiakeultjes:

Breakfast with rubyetc

yeah wow they got our names SO wrong

This is a power at our fingertips – showing our readers that we are all fundamentally and identically human regardless of what we look like, who we worship or who we snog.
James Dawson on diversity in children’s and YA books (via The Bookseller)
Sep 18, 2014