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Mandafofanda Reads Lots

The world isn't just the way it is. It is how we understand it, no?

And in understanding something, we bring something to it, no?
Doesn't that make life a story?

- Yann Martel, Life of Pi

Quintana of Charyn: The Lumatere Chronicles

Quintana of Charyn  - Melina Marchetta I fell in love with [b:Finnikin of the Rock|4932435|Finnikin of the Rock (Lumatere Chronicles #1)|Melina Marchetta|https://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1346007613s/4932435.jpg|4998084]. I thought, this is writing, these are characters, this is storytelling! But if that story on its own was amazing, the combined epic that was [b:Froi of the Exiles|10165727|Froi of the Exiles (Lumatere Chronicles, #2)|Melina Marchetta|https://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1306866851s/10165727.jpg|15064442] and [b:Quintana of Charyn|10165761|Quintana of Charyn (Lumatere Chronicles, #3)|Melina Marchetta|https://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1331187719s/10165761.jpg|15064476] was better.