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October 2013
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So we started this today as a family read-aloud. The goal is a chapter (corresponding to a month) a day for the next 12 days....
A Sand County Almanac: With Other Essays on Conservation from Round River - Aldo Leopold
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Claire Messeud in The Woman Upstairs describes a state in which one becomes obsessed with a topic. She describes how one can ...
Atlas Shrugged - Leonard Peikoff, Ayn Rand
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It's time for Thursday Release and it's a feature many of you requested :-) Now when a given book doesn't fit any default sta...
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September 2013
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September 2013
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I appreciate the complexities between the characters and the accuracy that is revealed in a character book (no real plot susp...
Northern Lights - Tim O'Brien
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September 2013
21
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So this is my third or fourth Russo and not my favorite. It did not surprise me to discover that it is his first novel, as s...
Mohawk - Richard Russo
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September 2013
18
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So...this book was just okay. I debated between 2 and 3 stars. It was a page turner and it had some creative moments (altho...
The Dead Path - Stephen M. Irwin
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September 2013
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So we started this today as a family read-aloud. The goal is a chapter (corresponding to a month) a day for the next 12 days...
A Sand County Almanac: With Other Essays on Conservation from Round River - Aldo Leopold
September 2013
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I liked this book. It was compelling and entertaining and thought provoking. It was also very salient to my daily life and s...
The Woman Upstairs - Claire Messud
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September 2013
14
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Many people have compared this book to War and Peace. Clearly, there are similarities (although set in different wars and in...
Life and Fate - Vasily Grossman
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September 2013
08
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I enjoyed this book. It was a quick and easy read and very compelling. The plot device was both entertaining and thought pr...
Not Me - Michael Lavigne
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September 2013
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I'm not really sure how this book ended up on my to-read list. I read Southland earlier this year (and did not like it), but...
The Age of Dreaming - Nina Revoyr
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