Jane Eyre

By Charlotte Bronte: "I ask you to pass through life at my side--to be my second self, and best earthly companion."



Peter Pan

By Sir J. M. Barrie:  "The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it."



To Kill a Mockingbird

By Harper Lee: "Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing." 


Little Women

By Louisa May Alcott: "I like good strong words that mean something..."


Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

By Lewis Carroll: "I can't go back to yesterday because I was a different person then."


The Hobbit

By J. R. R. Tolkien: "Where there's life there's hope."



Jacob Have I Loved

By Katherine Paterson: "I was quite sure I was crazy, and it was amazing that as soon as I admitted it, I became quite calm. There was nothing I could do about it. I seemed relatively harmless."



The Penderwicks

A series by Jeanne Birdsall: “quidquid agas prudenter agas et respice finem...Skye was used to hearing this phrase, which Mr. Penderwick translated loosely as, 'look before you leap and please don't do anything crazy.'”


Nicholas Nickleby

By Charles Dickens: “The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again.”



The Book Not Yet Written

Which is what I am writing. And why I am writing. Just wait.  

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