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Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory
3.90
I pride myself on a slightly creepy ability to get the attention of strangers. For instance, I sent Caitlin Doughty a picture of a taxidermied-mouse C ...more
Sep 25, 2014
Feb 16, 2014
 
A Beautiful Mind: The Life of Mathematical Genius and Nobel Laureate John Nash
4.08
"A Beautiful Mind" has long been one of my favorite movies so I read the book several years ago. I hadn't been able to put my finger on why the book d ...more
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Apr 18, 2012
 
Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned"
3.36
I tend to judge books based on how I feel about them weeks after reading them. I keep coming back to this quote:

"When someone shows you how little you
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Dec 07, 2014
Jul 18, 2014
 
Beautiful Boy: A Father's Journey Through His Son's Addiction
4.01
This book was an incredible insight to some of the deepest struggles of parenthood for someone who doesn't have children. I read it several years ago, ...more
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May 12, 2012
 
Steve Jobs
4.10
While I would've been equally happy reading an abridged version of this book, it was a solid history lesson for those of us who didn't grow up during ...more
Sep 17, 2013
Feb 26, 2012
 
Bossypants
3.93
Fun, easy read. Not any kind of classic, but definitely a solid laugh. Audiobook is totally the way to go for the full effect.
Jul 30, 2012
Feb 29, 2012
 
The Time of Our Time (Modern Library Paperbacks)
3.91
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Jul 08, 2012
 
The Horse Boy: A Father's Quest to Heal His Son
3.99
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Feb 10, 2012
 
The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream
3.66
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Feb 10, 2012
 
Worth the Fighting for: A Memoir
3.28
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Feb 10, 2012
 
Tuesdays with Morrie
4.01
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Night (The Night Trilogy, #1)
4.27
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace ... One School at a Time
3.63
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Lady Sings the Blues
3.97
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Catch Me If You Can
4.00
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Author, Author
3.58
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Running with Scissors: A Memoir
3.66
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Birthday Letters
3.91
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Julie and Julia: My Year of Cooking Dangerously
3.61
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Running with the Bulls: My Years with the Hemingways
3.52
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Nellie Bly: Daredevil, Reporter, Feminist
3.72
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Anne Sexton: A Self-Portrait in Letters
4.23
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Feb 12, 2012
 
George Orwell: A Life
4.04
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Feb 12, 2012
 
Swish: My Quest to Become the Gayest Person Ever
3.78
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Feb 19, 2012
 
Elton: The Biography
3.83
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Feb 19, 2012
 
Virginia Woolf: A Biography
4.14
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Feb 19, 2012
 
A Writer's Diary
4.23
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Feb 19, 2012
 
The Diary of a Young Girl
4.07
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Jun 09, 2009
 
My Dearest Friend: Letters of Abigail and John Adams
4.11
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Feb 29, 2012
 
Love, Janis
4.05
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Feb 10, 2012
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