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Quotations by Francine Prose

Part of a reader’s job is to find out why certain writers endure.

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Reading Like a Writer, p. 15, Harper Perennial, 2007

The well-made sentence transcends time and genre. A beautiful sentence is a beautiful sentence, regardless of when it was written, or whether it appears in a play or a magazine article.

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Reading Like a Writer, p. 36, Harper Perennial, 2007