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We cling together like droplets of water, crawling up or down glass in order to fuse with similar molecules. We isolate ourselves and shut our eyes to what happens outside our safe haven. We are loyal to one another and to no one else.

When we climbed onto rooftops as children, we saw the reason behind our elders’ warnings not to go up there. The view beyond our narrow streets and teetering…

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epicreads:

What are your favorite required reads from high school?

Some of my favorite reads in Hebrew:
Etkar Keret
David Grossman
Eshkol Nevo
Sayed Kashua

Some of my favorite reads in English (that I didn’t read in high school but probably should have):
Dickens 
Austen
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

….AND SO MANY MORE.

epicreads:

What are your favorite required reads from high school?

Some of my favorite reads in Hebrew:

Etkar Keret

David Grossman

Eshkol Nevo

Sayed Kashua

Some of my favorite reads in English (that I didn’t read in high school but probably should have):

Dickens 

Austen

Catch-22 by Joseph Heller

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

….AND SO MANY MORE.

bluestockingbookworm:

shelflives:

August Book Photo Challenge
Day 1: Whatcha reading?
This was one of those books where once you hear about it you can’t escape it. It did take me a while to get fully immersed, but once I did I fell in love and it has absolutely ruined me.

I adore this book.

I know someone who was reading this… Who do I know who was reading this? I really want to read it. If only because of the fanastic title.

bluestockingbookworm:

shelflives:

August Book Photo Challenge

Day 1: Whatcha reading?

This was one of those books where once you hear about it you can’t escape it. It did take me a while to get fully immersed, but once I did I fell in love and it has absolutely ruined me.

I adore this book.

I know someone who was reading this… Who do I know who was reading this? I really want to read it. If only because of the fanastic title.

Don’t underestimate a well-spun yarn.

-Six word story

http://ow.ly/i/6AVpD Yup, this happened.
Truer words were never uttered…

Truer words were never uttered…

No matter how terrifying, tragic or trying, books are my safe space.

No matter how terrifying, tragic or trying, books are my safe space.

Brilliant.

Brilliant.

By 
KatiaraTHunter
torbooks:

(via Announcing the 2014 Hugo Award Winners | Tor.com)
Congratulations to all the winners!

torbooks:

(via Announcing the 2014 Hugo Award Winners | Tor.com)

Congratulations to all the winners!

Alas, poor Yorrick? 

Alas, poor Yorrick?