12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 12

Winnie the Pooh, A.A Milne

“But wherever they go, and whatever happens to them on the way, in that enchanted place on the top of the Forest, a little boy and his Bear will always be playing.”

– A.A Milne, The House at Pooh Corner
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12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 10

Let It Snow, John Green, Maureen Johnson, and Lauren Myracle

“Christmas is never over,unless you want it to be… Christmas is a state of mind.” 

– Lauren Myracle, The Patron Saint of Pigs, Let It Snow
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12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 8

The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle, Arthur Conan Doyle

“My name is Sherlock Holmes. It is my business to know what other people do not know.”

– Sherlock Holmes
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12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 7

The Velveteen Rabit, Margery Williams

“When a child loves you for a long, long time, not just to play with, but REALLY loves you, then you become Real.”

– The Skin Horse
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12 Days of Christmas 2019: Day 6

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, J.K Rowling

“Ah, music,” he said, wiping his eyes. “A magic beyond all we do here!”

– Albus Percival Wulfric Brian Dumbledore
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12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 3

The Northern Lights, Philip Pullman (His Dark Materials #1)

“I wish…” she said, and stopped. There was nothing that could be gained by wishing for it. A final deep shaky breath, and she was ready to go on.

– Lyra Belaqua, The Northern Lights
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12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 2

And Then There Were None, Agatha Christie

“I don’t know. I don’t know at all. And that’s what’s frightening the life out of me. To have no idea….”

– Rogers, the butler
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