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Stumbling Toward Faith: My Longing to Heal from the Evil That God Allowed
4.18
really liked it
I heard an excerpt of this book at the church I've been attending and was very intrigued. So I ordered a copy and just finished reading it. What an am ...more
Aug 2007
Aug 05, 2007
 
Some Assembly Required: A Journal of My Son's First Son
3.61
really liked it
It's hard not to compare her new books to previous treasures like Operating Instructions and Traveling Mercies. Those two are hands-down my favorites ...more
Jan 30, 2012
Jan 16, 2012
 
The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles
4.07
really liked it
An excellent collection of short vignettes that remind us where the battle really lies. Love Pressfield's " raw and whimsical writing style.
Jan 26, 2012
Jan 10, 2012
 
Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls
3.80
really liked it
Classic Sedaris: great stories, no matter how you slice them. Definitely a one-two punch, in that he offers a hilarious spoonful of sugar while striki ...more
Apr 10, 2013
Mar 23, 2013
 
Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith
4.15
it was amazing
I've read this book five times, and nothing - not even the author's other books - can quite make the mark that this one does. For me, reading it is li ...more
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Apr 22, 2007
 
Somatics: Reawakening The Mind's Control Of Movement, Flexibility, And Health
4.14
really liked it
This is a great first-encounter with the topic of sensory motor amnesia, and so much of it rang true for me. It is based on the Feldenkrais method of ...more
Jul 2007
Jun 02, 2007
 
Bossypants
3.94
really liked it
This is like candy for the heart. She's a great writer and is surprisingly candid and honest.
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Apr 15, 2011
 
Holy Ghost Girl: A Memoir
3.70
really liked it
Beautiful, courageous writing. Fascinating, heartbreaking, triumphant.
Nov 11, 2015
Feb 17, 2014
 
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
3.96
really liked it
Beautiful, gut-wrenchingly honest writing. Loved it.
Oct 27, 2012
Sep 03, 2012
 
I Survived Cancer But Never Won the Tour de France
4.76
really liked it
You can read my review on Amazon.com
Jan 2007
Apr 22, 2007
 
The Terrible Thing That Happened to Barnaby Brocket
3.97
really liked it
Great book about tolerance for kids.
Mar 23, 2013
Dec 29, 2012
 
Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard
4.01
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Oct 18, 2010
 
Jesus and Buddha: The Parallel Sayings
4.00
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Aug 19, 2007
 
The Kindness of Strangers
3.74
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Jun 07, 2013
 
The Longing for Home: Recollections and Reflections
4.00
really liked it
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Apr 22, 2007
 
A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius
3.68
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Apr 22, 2007
 
On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
4.31
really liked it
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May 16, 2007
 
No Man Is an Island
4.24
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Apr 22, 2007
 
Schulz and Peanuts: A Biography
3.78
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Feb 22, 2008
 
The Girl on the Fridge
3.90
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Mar 30, 2010
 
Merton  Buddhism: Wisdom, Emptiness  Everyday Mind
4.42
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Mar 30, 2010
 
Old Friend from Far Away: The Practice of Writing Memoir
4.13
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Apr 21, 2010
 
The American Dream: A Short History of an Idea That Shaped a Nation
3.48
liked it
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Oct 22, 2011
 
Pissed Off: On Women and Anger
3.53
liked it
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Apr 22, 2007
 
The Divided Mind: The Epidemic of Mindbody Disorders
3.98
really liked it
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Aug 28, 2012
 
Secrets of the Universe: Essays on Family, Community, Spirit, and Place
4.16
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May 01, 2010
 
Secrets of the Universe: Scenes from the Journey Home
4.16
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Mar 30, 2010
 
The Writing Life
4.05
it was amazing
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Apr 22, 2007
 
A Private History of Awe
4.20
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May 01, 2010
 
A Writer's Life
3.84
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May 25, 2014
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