” It’s a terrible thing for a book, when you feel like you’re supposed to like it. “


” It’s not really possible to open ‘The Casual Vacancy’ without a lot of expectations both high and low crashing around in your brain and distorting your vision. There’s no point pretending they’re not there. “


” I guess I was raised in a household with a lot of reverence for the physical sanctity of books. You didn’t destroy books. “


” Becoming an author changes your attitude too. Once you see where books come from, and how they’re made, they never seem quite as sacred again. “


” I mean, when you’re tired of book reviews, you’re tired of life. “


” I love rare books. Not that I own a lot of them, mind you. You couldn’t quite call me a rare-book collector. But I did once work in a rare-books library, and I wrote a novel about a rare book. “



All 6 Lev Grossman Quotes about You in picture


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I guess I was raised in a household with a lot of reverence for the physical sanctity of books. You didn
Becoming an author changes your attitude too. Once you see where books come from, and how they
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I love rare books. Not that I own a lot of them, mind you. You couldn

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