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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Aurelia West » Tue Apr 04, 2017 6:30 am

A phrase you could see on a t-shirt

From Passenger by Alexandra Bracken:
Society is always the same, regardless of the era.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Amy Lupin » Sun Apr 09, 2017 10:37 am

This week's prompt is:
The name of a new ice-cream sundae

From Fool Moon by Jim Butcher:
Venatori Umbrorum


Special thanks to Sky Alton for the suggestion!
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Sky Alton » Sun Apr 09, 2017 11:53 am

A new Ice-cream sundae from Broken Homes by Ben Aaronovitch
an aromatic electric fence
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Aurelia West » Sun Apr 09, 2017 7:40 pm

The name of a new ice-cream sundae

From The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh:
black kohl and liquid gold
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Sun Apr 09, 2017 8:40 pm

The name of a new ice-cream sundae
Remember When

- which is actually the title of the book by Nora Roberts and J.D.Robb
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Amy Lupin » Thu Apr 13, 2017 10:17 am

The name of a new ice-cream sundae

From I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson:
the sun, trees, stars, all of it
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Amy Lupin » Sun Apr 16, 2017 11:54 am

This week's prompt is:
An unexpected gift

From I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson:
he gets to choose the colours for all the sunsets from now on
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Aurelia West » Sun Apr 16, 2017 4:44 pm

An unexpected gift

From The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness:
It's his hunting knife, the big ratchety one with the bone handle and the serrated edge that cuts practically anything in the world, the knife I was hoping to get for the birthday when I became a man.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Amy Lupin » Sun Apr 23, 2017 11:22 am

This week's prompt is:
Fine print on a long contract

From Dealing with Dragons by Patricia C. Wrede:
I'd rather be eaten by a dragon
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Sun Apr 23, 2017 8:00 pm

Fine print on a long contract

from The Shadowhunter's Codex by Cassandra Clare and Joshua Lewis:
The law is hard, but it is the law.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Aurelia West » Tue Apr 25, 2017 3:02 am

Fine print on a long contract

From The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh:
Something to fight for. And something to use.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Amy Lupin » Sun Apr 30, 2017 12:25 pm

This week's prompt is:
This is just in: a line of breaking news!

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It is the prerogative of wizards to be grumpy
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Sky Alton » Sun Apr 30, 2017 12:33 pm

Breaking news from Quicksand by Nella Larsen
impecunious sybarites waking in the houses of the rich
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Sun Apr 30, 2017 5:38 pm

From The Map that Changed the World by Simon Winchester:
lines of strata from the south coast of Dorset to the east coast of Yorkshire
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Sun Apr 30, 2017 6:36 pm

This is just in: a line of breaking news!

From The Princess Bride - S. Morgenstern's Classic Tale of True Love and High Adventure ~ The "Good Parts" Version - Abridged by William Goldman - by William Goldman

"It's only that I just happened to look back and something's there."
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Aurelia West » Sun May 07, 2017 1:28 am

This is just in: a line of breaking news!

From Geekerella by Ashley Poston:
Starfield history will be made today at 9 a.m. sharp
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Tarma Amelia Black » Sun May 07, 2017 5:43 pm

This week's prompt is:
An alien's first words to humankind

from Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
On no account allow a Vogon to read poetry at you.
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Prof. Amy Lupin » Tue May 09, 2017 5:32 pm

From Something Rotten by Jasper Fforde:

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet!
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Maxim Trevelyan » Wed May 10, 2017 7:29 pm

From Charlotte's Web by E.B. White:
"Salutations are greetings," said the voice. "When I say 'salutations,' it's just my fancy way of saying hello or good morning.”
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Re: Quick Quotes

Postby Aurelia West » Thu May 11, 2017 5:35 am

An alien's first words to humankind

From The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh:
The monster from my nightmares.
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