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The Ghost Walker (Wind River Reservation, #2)
3.96
really liked it
When Father John O’Malley’s old Toyota truck breaks down and he is forced to walk to St. Francis Mission, he discovers a body frozen in a snowy ditch. ...more
Sep 12, 2006
Mar 16, 2009
 
Forever
3.93
it was amazing
Cormac O'Connor, born to parents in eighteenth-century Ireland, grows up amid Celtic mythology. In separate incidents, both his mother and father are ...more
Jul 31, 2009
Aug 25, 2009
 
The Eagle Catcher (Wind River Reservation, #1)
3.84
really liked it
Eagle Catcher, the first title in the mystery series by Margaret Coel, is set on the Wind River Reservation in Wyoming. Father O’Malley, a recovering ...more
Apr 16, 2006
Mar 16, 2009
 
The Short Bus: A Journey Beyond Normal
3.59
really liked it
Children with autism, Down syndrome, deafness, blindness, and ADHD who attend Special Education classes often ride the short bus to school. Jonathan M ...more
Jun 29, 2009
Aug 26, 2009
 
Hope for Animals and Their World: How Endangered Species Are Being Rescued from the Brink
4.08
it was ok
Survival stories about formerly endangered species, such as whooping cranes, short-tailed albatrosses, and the tahki spotlight the dedication of field ...more
Oct 31, 2009
Nov 23, 2009
 
Remarkable Creatures
3.81
really liked it
Mary Anning, struck by lightning as a child, teams up with spinster Elizabeth Philpot, who shares her interest in fossils. Against the background of V ...more
Mar 31, 2010
Mar 17, 2010
 
Buy, Close, Move In!: How to Navigate the New World of Real Estate--Safely and Profitably--and End Up with the Home of Your Dreams
3.86
really liked it
Get a quick, comprehensive update from an authority on how the real estate market has changed. Glink, a nationally syndicated columnist, writes “Real ...more
not set
Jun 16, 2010
 
The Lost Bird (Wind River Reservation, #5)
4.05
really liked it
When Father John O’Malley’s old Toyota truck breaks down and he is forced to walk to St. Francis Mission, he discovers a body frozen in a snowy ditch. ...more
Dec 29, 2007
Mar 16, 2009
 
Defending Baltimore Against Enemy Attack: A Boyhood Year During World War II
3.37
it was ok
CBS newscaster Charles Osgood serves up a slice of life from 1942, his view of World War II from the home front, when he planted a victory garden, roo ...more
Jan 2009
Dec 30, 2009
 
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Future...: Twists and Turns and Lessons Learned
3.50
liked it
Michael J. Fox received honorary degrees from universities, but graduated from the School of Hard Knocks. This is his story told in his funny, inimita ...more
not set
Jul 21, 2010
 
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Recovering from Identity Theft
1.50
did not like it
Identity theft can be devastating, but this guide explains how to address first things first and how to restore your good name.
not set
Jul 21, 2010
 
Empire Falls
3.90
really liked it
Empire Falls, a small Maine working-class town, has seen better days. The once thriving mill and textiles factory closed long ago. Closed, too, are op ...more
Jan 2006
Feb 05, 2009
 
The Invisible Sex: UNCOVERING THE TRUE ROLES OF WOMEN IN PREHISTORY
3.76
liked it
These anthropologists and a former editor of Natural History point to a larger role for women of prehistory than usually attributed. The invention of ...more
Jul 30, 2009
Sep 03, 2009
 
Ask Click and Clack: Answers from Car Talk
3.69
liked it
If you’ve ever laughed yourself silly listening to NPR’s CAR TALK, you’re going to love this new book from the Tappet Brothers. It’s full of funny sto ...more
Mar 2009
Mar 04, 2009
 
Orange County: A Personal History
3.69
liked it
Probably half of America has lived in Orange County at one time or another. Let Arellano catch you up to where OC is now and where it’s going in his f ...more
May 29, 2009
Mar 04, 2009
 
The Diary of Petr Ginz
3.76
liked it
Recently discovered in a Prague attic, Petr Ginz’ diary entries, poems, and drawings chronicle a year in the life of this fourteen-year-old boy living ...more
Feb 22, 2009
May 19, 2009
 
501 Great Artists: A Comprehensive Guide to the Giants of the Art World
3.75
really liked it
In this beautiful book, you can browse world artists by period, name, or at random. Images of artists are followed by a brief biography and selected r ...more
Mar 04, 2009
Mar 04, 2009
 
The House in the Night
3.85
it was amazing
Reassure your child at night with this book full of light. Here is the key.
2009 Caldecott winner.
not set
Oct 17, 2009
 
Outliers: The Story of Success
4.10
liked it
None
Oct 17, 2009
Mar 16, 2009
 
What Color Is Your Parachute? for Retirement: Planning Now for the Life You Want
3.61
really liked it
None
Oct 31, 2009
Nov 23, 2009
 
What Color Is Your Parachute? for Retirement: Planning Now for the Life You Want
3.61
really liked it
None
not set
Nov 23, 2009
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