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Top 10 Mind-Blowing Quotes From Literature

“Literature is strewn with the wreckage of those who have minded beyond reason the opinion of others.”

"I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by dry-rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. The function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time." ~ Jack London

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Lori Goldstein

Lori Goldstein-Editor at Large for Elle Magazine...love the hat with the fur..

Harriet Beecher Stowe (June 14, 1811 – July 1, 1896) was an American abolitionist and author. Her novel Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852) was a depiction of life for African-Americans under slavery; it reached millions as a novel and play, and became influential in the United States and United Kingdom. It energized anti-slavery forces in the American North, while provoking widespread anger in the South. She wrote more than 20 books, including novels, three travel memoirs, and collections of arti...

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26 of the Hottest New Books You'll Want to Read This Summer

What’s worse: the truth or the rumor? Friends Madeline and Grace learn which is worse as they scramble to set the record straight in this 15th novel by Elin Hilderbrand. She has been called the Queen of the Summer novel, and her latest shows us exactly why.

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Environment

For more than half a century Dame Daphne Sheldrick has rescued and looked after orphaned elephants and other animals in Kenya.

How to write an antagonist. "Your novel is only as good as your antagonist" is an amazing quote! I wish more authors thought about it.

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'Bent Road': A Haunting, Creepy Family Saga

A good read.

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Adorable Pictures of Famous Writers and Their Pets

Mark Twain and shoulder kitty. “Some people scorn a cat and think it not an essential; but the Clemens tribe are not of these.”

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Dr. Seuss Activities

Dr. Seuss Activities http://hopehomeschoolconsulting.com/blog/dr-seuss-activities/

Lori A. Moore, author of OH SHIP! TALES OF A CRUISING CHICK AND OTHER TRAVEL ADVENTURES http://www.pumpupyourbook.com/2015/12/31/pump-up-your-book-presents-oh-ship-tales-of-a-cruising-chick-and-other-travel-adventures-virtual-book-publicity-tour/