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The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
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A Guide to the Birds of East Africa by Nicholas Drayson
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A beautiful light love story with clever construction. Turns I didn't see coming, a main character who you find yourself truly respecting and rooting for. This is exactly what I needed right now - an easy story that brings a tear to your eye at the e ...more
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The Tin Drum by Günter Grass
The Tin Drum
by Günter Grass
read in December, 2009
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The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
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Diet for a New America by John Robbins
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Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer
Eating Animals
by Jonathan Safran Foer
read in November, 2009
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Yet another book that supports my decision to become vegetarian. This book, along with Diet for a New America, gave me the information that I have never been told growing up. The dirty secret of the way we feed our country and the world, our friends ...more
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The Border Trilogy by Cormac McCarthy
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The Shipping News by Annie Proulx
The Shipping News
by Annie Proulx
read in October, 2009
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I had a great deal of trouble caring about the characters in this book. I knew I should care, but I really found that I didn't. The book had a gray hue to it from the start... it lightened a bit by the end, but I kept finding myself looking to see ju ...more
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The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
The Graveyard Book
by Neil Gaiman (Goodreads Author)
read in September, 2009
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I haven't been let down yet with Neil Gaiman's stories. I first read his Coraline story to my daughter about 10 years ago and I wish I could read her this one - alas she is too old and would likely not have the patience any longer!!

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Norman Maclean
“Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it. The river was cut by the world's great flood and runs over rocks from the basement of time. On some of the rocks are timeless raindrops. Under the rocks are the words, and some of the words are theirs.
I am haunted by waters.”
Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It and Other Stories

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