"Susan Faludi would like to buy you a brewski."
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"This is my first book, but if I like it I may buy another in the near future."
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"Learned counsel should use shorter words. Learned counsel is forgetting that this Court was not an 'A' student."
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"Dad, can you read?"
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"Jeremy reads children's books."
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"It's alive! It's nearly impossible to tell the difference, but it's alive!"
Meet the Reader
"Actually, I'm sitting here reading a book—just to see if I can still do it."
"It's a children's book, with lots and lots of interesting recipes."
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"Old?" she laughed. "I don't think of you as old."
'The Moving Finger Writes; And, Having Writ, Moves On To A Three Week, Twenty City Book Tour.'
"Hemingway! Is he any good?"
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"That makes sense." - "Sophism of the worst sort."
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"What am I supposed to say when my friends ask why you're still a mid-list author?"
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"It's Doris Kearns Goodwin. Is there anything we'd like to know about the Presidency?"
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"I'm still pre-literate."
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"Great money scenes!"
"It's a remarkable write, but not an irresistible read."
Book Redemption Center
"I do want to solve all my problems, but I'll wait till it comes out in soft cover."
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Pixie Dust $2.00 A Handfull
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"Tell it like it was, man."
"I think that from time to time he likes to remind us how talented he can be by writing something terrible."