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Children of Dune by Frank Herbert
July 31st, 2016
Quotes from Children of Dune

Children of Dune was nominated for the Hugo Award for Best Novel in 1977.  It lost to Where Late the Sweet Birds Sang by Kate Wilhelm.

A Woman of No Importance by Oscar Wilde
April 25th, 2016
A Woman of No Importance by Oscar Wilde

A Woman of No Importance is a play written by Oscar Wilde. The play premiered on 19 April 1893 at London’s Haymarket Theatre.

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Eight “Smelly” Quotes from Literature
September 13th, 2016
Quotes about Smells

It smells like the left wing of the day of judgment. ~ Moby Dick by Herman Melville AND 7 other “smelly” quotes from literature.

7 Quotes About the Heart from Literature
June 11th, 2016
Quotes about the Heart from Literature

These are some of the sweetest quotes about hearts from literature. – “Friendship, I fancy, means one heart between two.” ~ Diana of the Crossways by George Meredith

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Edith Wharton (1862-1937)
February 8th, 2016
Edith Wharton Quotes

Edith Wharton was an American novelist, short story writer, and designer. She’s best knows for her Pulitzer-winning novel, The Age of Innocence as well as Ethan Frome and The House of Mirth.

Anne Bronte (1820 – 1849)
January 31st, 2016
Anne Bronte Quotes

Anne Bronte was an English novelist and poet. She’s best known as the author of The Tenant of Wildfell Hall and Agnes Grey.

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