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Relatively recent sci-fi fantasy novel where the spaceship is alive and the magician/commander contains seven different versions of himself

I've not read this, but the mention of a wizard with memories of seven lives captaining a ship, in a fairly recent novel did remind me of the blurb for The Captain, first book in the Last Horizon ...
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Book series about a teenage girl who finds out that magic is real and is sent to her grandmother's magic school

A quick Google search turned up the School of Magic Survival series by Chloe Garner. I've not read it but reading some of the blurbs in the series it seems to fit. If Valerie is going to learn how to ...
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Fantasy/science-fiction book about a boy with a piece of a dragon scale in him

Partial match: The Return of Dragons (2020) by R. R. Harper. From this Goodreads review: Harper introduces readers to a world where dragons and humans coexist in this entertaining first installment ...
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Fantasy book series about a girl with magical red hands

A partial match would be P.C. Hodgell's Kencyrath books. The books largely follow Jame, a Kencyr thief and noble, who may be an incarnation of her three-faced god's aspect of destruction. The first ...
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Fantasy novel in which one of the main characters was a soldier in an army that would lay a large ladder over a chasm in order to attack the enemy

It was The Way of Kings (2010) by Brandon Sanderson, the first book in the The Stormlight Archive series. Roshar is a world of stone and storms. Uncanny tempests of incredible power sweep across the ...
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2000s(?) book series about girl with purple eyes and fantasy world

Partial match: La QuĂȘte d'Ewilan (2003) by Pierre Bottero. Exact matches: the release date and author's nationality; the three books are originally in French and they have not been translated, ...
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2000s(?) book series about girl with purple eyes and fantasy world

A Princess of Roumania (2005) and sequels by Paul Park? The cover matches your description and it's about a girl, the titular princess, who was taken from an alternate universe to ours. She returns ...
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Anime with girls who have items that give them powers. One girl becomes a ninja who uses big shears as a weapon

Are you talking about Akame Ga Kill? I don't know about martial artists with gourds, but there is a character who uses giant shears a her weapon. There are also characters who fight while wearing ...
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Fantasy manga about a prince who causes a huge explosion when he loses control of his magical powers as a child

This is The Sign of Abyss. Humans are born with "signs" that grant them access to the magic that flows throughout the world. When a young prince uses his sign to massacre an entire city, ...
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Manga where the main character, his sister, and two of her friends are transported to another world, but the MC was transported by mistake

This is I Got Sent to Another World, but It's in the Mountains. In Reaction, I Choose Comfort Over Strength. A protagonist enjoyed his Isekai life by stubbornly doing everything at his own pace. ...
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Manga (I think its a manga) where the female lead is reborn because she committed suicide, i think?

Is this A World Without You...? After being taken in by the noble house of Nacht, Sienna grew up with her adopted sister, Lorena, who she believed to be the sweetest, kindest person in the world. But ...
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