Eleanor & Park

“I never said why I like you, and now I have to go.”
“That’s okay,” he said.
“It’s because you’re kind,” she said. “And because you get all my jokes…”
“Okay.” He laughed.
“And you’re smarter than I am.”
“I am not.”
“And you look like a protagonist.” She was talking as fast as she could think. “You look like the person who wins in the end. You’re so pretty, and so good. You have magic eyes,” she whispered.
Eleanor & Park, p. 113
By Rainbow Rowell
Published 2013

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  • Erika

    I absolutely love the line, “You look like a protagonist.” One of my new favorite quotes. Thank you for sharing!

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    gorgeous quote. I want to run out & buy this book immediately.

  • Maria

    One of my favorite books of all time <3

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    I love the idea of this blog! And I just finished Eleanor and Park last night so it was such a fitting time to discover your blog!

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    Ahhh! I came across this blog while searching for Eleanor and Park! Great excerpt, great book, amazing blog. Can’t wait to see what else you’ve got in here so I can add it to the list.

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    This book had me absolutely enchanted.