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The Ape Who Guards the Balance by Elizabeth Peters
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Aug 26, 12

bookshelves: young-adult-over-14
Recommended to Kidsbookworm by: Freya Fitzpatrick

This was not my first Elizabeth Peters / Amelia Peabody book, and I didn't like this one as much as I did others that I've read. I found it a bit confusing, as it jumped around a lot. It was suggested reading for my dd's high school world history class.

I really loved some of the lines in this book:

"I see nothing wrong with comfort if it does not interfere with efficiency."

"The facts will be less alarming that the fancies a loving imagination can invent."

"Contemplate the future with courage and optimism."



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