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Shakespeare (The Illustrated and Updated Edition)
I've been fascinated with Shakespeare since I took a course on his works in college. I love the democracy of his work--he was the genre writer of his ...more
Jul 2010
Jun 24, 2010
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice
Enjoyed this. A little younger than I usually read, but illuminated a relatively unknown (until recently) bit of history.
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Mar 09, 2011
The Forest for the Trees
An unusual book that goes beyond craft issues to navigating the mental and emotional pitfalls of writing and the publishing business. Recommended.
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Jun 14, 2010
Trail of Tears: The Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation
This was an interesting, somewhat contrary take on the story of The Trail of Tears. The ending was something of a surprise, for a nonfiction book. Thi ...more
Jun 14, 2010
May 11, 2010
Just Kids
I wasn't especially a Patti Smith fan, but the woman can write, and it really took me back. Deserves the accolades it's getting.
Mar 09, 2011
Jan 27, 2011
Fascinating for any Stones fan. Lots of music-related info as well.
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Jun 21, 2011
Public Enemies: America's Greatest Crime Wave and the Birth of the FBI, 1933-34
This book took a long time to get through, but it was immensely engaging.
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Aug 29, 2009
And a Voice to Sing With
Jan 27, 2011
Nov 16, 2010
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