10 Great Book Dedications

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Not all book dedications are boring. Some are so interesting, amusing, or thoughtful that they are worth repeating and remembering. Here are some of the best book dedications ever written.

10. Mark Twain in ‘The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn’

Persons attempting to find a motive in this narrative will be prosecuted; persons attempting to find a moral in it will be banished; persons attempting to find a plot in it will be shot.


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10 Supernatural Mysteries from the Old Streets of Bucharest


Ghosts, vampires, and demons may or may not exist, but one thing is certain the stories revolving around them and the places they haunt are often fascinating. I dare say there’s a grain of truth in all of them, or at least that’s what I like to think. Like most big cities, Bucharest, the city where I was born, is full of supernatural mysteries and urban legends, many of which are inextricably tied to historic buildings. Recently, I took the trouble to compile the most interesting of these from local sources and now I would like to share them with you. Whether or not you believe in the supernatural doesn’t really matter – it’s the stories behind these mysteries, rather than their authenticity, that lend them their charm.

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