Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

(adjective) being less dense / (adjective) of, relating to, or interesting to a select group; esoteric / (adjective) very high / (verb) to make rare, thin, porous, or less dense; to expand without the addition of matter / (verb) to make more spiritual, refined, or abstruse / (verb) to become less dense

17

What they share most is a desire not to be cast down, down from the realm of the rarefied air, back to where they came from.

on the people controlling the media

—p.17 The Braindead Megaphone (1) default author
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What they share most is a desire not to be cast down, down from the realm of the rarefied air, back to where they came from.

on the people controlling the media

—p.17 The Braindead Megaphone (1) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

(noun) a detached living portion of a plant (as a bud or shoot) joined to a stock in grafting and usually supplying solely aerial parts to a graft / (noun) descendant child / (noun) a descendant of a wealthy, aristocratic, or influential family / (noun) heir

44

her grandather, a scion of old Dubai

—p.44 The New Mecca (21) default author
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her grandather, a scion of old Dubai

—p.44 The New Mecca (21) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

(noun) the quality or state of being true or real / (noun) something (as a statement) that is true / (noun) a fundamental and inevitably true value / (noun) the quality or state of being truthful or honest

81

Vonnegut seemed to have been in a place where all the comforting verities had been stripped away

—p.81 Mr. Vonnegut in Sumatra (73) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

Vonnegut seemed to have been in a place where all the comforting verities had been stripped away

—p.81 Mr. Vonnegut in Sumatra (73) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

the presence of something only in small or insufficient quantities or amounts; scarcity

94

I am an American, and a paucity of data does not stop me from making sweeping vague conceptual statements

—p.94 A Brief Study of the British (85) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

I am an American, and a paucity of data does not stop me from making sweeping vague conceptual statements

—p.94 A Brief Study of the British (85) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

(adjective) characteristic of or belonging to the time or state before the fall of humankind

97

Back in those ancient prelapsarian days, "girl-on-girl" hadn't even been invented yet.

—p.97 Nostalgia (97) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

Back in those ancient prelapsarian days, "girl-on-girl" hadn't even been invented yet.

—p.97 Nostalgia (97) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

a length of thread or yarn, loosely coiled and knotted

195

the constantly shifting skein of metaphors

—p.195 The United States of Huck: Introduction to Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (187) default author
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the constantly shifting skein of metaphors

—p.195 The United States of Huck: Introduction to Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (187) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

British: a nursery where babies and young children are cared for during the working day; North American: a representation of the nativity scene

224

The effect is now oddly crèche-like.

—p.224 Buddha Boy (211) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago

The effect is now oddly crèche-like.

—p.224 Buddha Boy (211) default author
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1 year, 2 months ago