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1984 by George Orwell - The classic novel that defined a genre. Smith lives in a society that in which Big Brother is always watching and even your thoughts are closely monitored by the thought police.

Dragonriders of Pern by Anne McCaffrey

Fantasy Series That Could Be The Next Game of Thrones

I have thoroughly enjoyed reading Anne McCaffrey's Dragonriders of Pern series. Anne recently passed away and her son is continuing on with the series.

lovely illustrated Steinbeck covers by Kathyrn MacNaughton

John Steinbeck - Of Mice & Men, by Kathryn MacNaughton 1959 vintage book cover Book design by Vladimir Fuka

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The Sci-Fi Classics You Need to Read Before You Die

The Ultimate Hitchhiker& s Guide to the Galaxy (Ballantine Books) By (author) Douglas Adams

35 Things To Do With All Those Books - All of these ideas are absolutely lovely and appeal toe the clutter-hound in me!

35 Things To Do With All Those Books

35 Things To Do With All Those Books [Some of these are stupid: Why put books in a birdcage? But Book Igloo is brilliant. If you have the space, though, storing books should not be a problem.

1984 George Orwell .He lets his words run wild and I love it "War is peace, freedom is slavery, ignorance is strength"

Vintage book cover of Orwell's 1984 from Portugal - one of my fave dystopian reads from back in the day

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Looks from Books: The Scarlet Letter

Currently issued 10 volume classics series. I want Madeleine to have (and read) each of these.  Except Madame Bovary.  Friends  (or mothers)don't let friends(or daughters) suffer through M.B.

Yesterday I posted about Coralie Bickford-Smith’s beautiful covers for Penguin’s Great Food series. Bickford-Smith has …

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Brave New World by Aldous Huxley: banned for insensitivity, offensive language, nudity, racism, and religious viewpoint

This is so me. And I get constantly made fun of for it haha, always be prepared to read

i feel naked if i go somewhere without one. Kindle app on my phone is awesome!

add it to my reading list...The Casual Vacancy by J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling's long-awaited new novel is here!

'The Casual Vacancy' by J. Rowling ---- When Barry Fairbrother dies unexpectedly in his early forties, the little town of Pagford is left in shock. Pagford is, seemingly, an .

Easy read children's chapter book with a folk story feel. Oh, and it won the Newberry Medal.

Holes by Louis Sachar- Stanley Yelnats is sentenced to juvenile detention camp for a crime he didn’t commit. The warden is making all of the boys dig holes. He finds out that the warden has a reason for digging secret holes- read with the kiddos Feb.