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Post by Miss Understood » 30 Jan 2018, 15:16

Matthew’s body lay limp on the white sandy shore with a cool ocean breeze flowing through his matted, wet hair.

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Post by ImanK » 31 Jan 2018, 16:28

"I shouldn't have come to this party."

THUG, The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas.

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Post by Lovewreading89 » 01 Feb 2018, 21:50

Your scientific men but seldom have much music in their souls, and concerning this Shakespeare grows severe.
-songs every child should know by Delores Bacon

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Post by zoereznor » 02 Feb 2018, 16:53

The houselights dim and the crowd is on its feet, expectant.

A Perfect Union of Contrary Things

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Post by ayoomisope » 02 Feb 2018, 19:11

Lieutenant Mangesh Sharma was not a happy man.

Border Post 99 - Kedar Patankar

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Post by AlainaElric » 03 Feb 2018, 20:07

"Lest anyone should suppose that I am a cuckoo's child, got on the wrong side of the blanket by lusty peasant stock and sold into indenture in a shortfallen season, I may say that I am House-born and reared in the Night Court proper, for all the good it did me."

__Kushiel's Dart, Jacqueline Carey

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Post by -cloudy » 03 Feb 2018, 20:44

Time had degraded the videotaped image of the cowering woman.

Dying Scream by Mary Burton

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Post by Redlegs » 03 Feb 2018, 22:46

When the train stopped I stumbled out, nudging and kicking the kitbag before me.

A Month In the Country, J L Carr
It frightened him to think what must have gone into the making of her eyes.

The Age of Innocence, Edith Wharton

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Post by R_Ras_Sak » 04 Feb 2018, 03:22

Matthew’s body lay limp on the white sandy shore with a cool ocean breeze flowing through his matted, wet hair.

Island Games - Caleb J. Boyer

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Post by Mailis » 05 Feb 2018, 06:34

I hate First Friday.

Red Queen- Victoria Averyard

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Post by Eener14 » 05 Feb 2018, 10:53

It's a lovely little flat, the agent says with what could almost pass for genuine enthusiasm.

The Girl Before
By: JP Delaney

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Post by Redlegs » 05 Feb 2018, 20:14

They say when trouble comes close ranks, and so the white people did.

The Wide Sargasso Sea, Jean Rhys
It frightened him to think what must have gone into the making of her eyes.

The Age of Innocence, Edith Wharton

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Post by kemp1kor » 05 Feb 2018, 21:24

"Miss Manners had never covered how to turn down a date when the lady in question already had her hands in the man's underpants."

Fair Play by Samantha Wayland

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Post by S_Mulla » 06 Feb 2018, 12:16

"Reverend, you have a visitor."

Raven's Peak by Lincoln Cole

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Post by cristinaro » 08 Feb 2018, 12:32

The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan
Why at the beginning of things is there always light?

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