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thebooker:

My mini library - updated. Click on the pictures to see them better!

mykingdomofbooks:

Updated bookshelf

rainydayscoffeeandbooks:

July Book Photo Challenge

Day 13: Bookshelf

July 2014 Bookshelf Update

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stashingbooks:

I created a tiny reading nook between my shelves! I call it my Reading Throne. I love my throne.

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I suppose a fire that burns that bright is not meant to last.

thereforelesbians:

jamespotterwearsglasses:

claudberg:

jamespotterwearsglasses:

A brief summary of why I don’t like Severus Snape

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since you’ve included the deathly hallows I have to deduct that your argument is invalid

Sorry I forgot that wanting to fuck Lily Potter makes up for being a terrible person!!! 

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lynnesbooknotes:

As I walked down the east wing hall, I could feel their sticky fingers reaching for my brain. Puffs of yellow smoke curled toward my ears, my eyes, my  nose and mouth. The hivemind wanted to penetrate and infect. Colonize. The danger was so real, so close, I didn’t dare open my mouth to ask directions. Or howl.

— Laurie Halse Anderson, The Impossible Knife of Memory

One, just one of the reasons the novel is so satisfying is that Hayley’s voice recalls that of Melinda, the silent heroine of Speak, but without being a clone or copy. They are each themselves, these novels are separate works, but it’s good to be a reader in a world in which they both exist.

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pellaeonthewingedlion:

shewhohangsoutincemeteries:

PotterFacts 7/404 | The Chamber of Secrets

"Gilderoy Lockhart is the only Defence Against the Dark Arts teacher to have no connection at all to Voldemort."

That’s because even Voldemort has a certain demand for skill and competence

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