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If You Lived Here by Dana Sachs
If You Lived Here
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Go Away Home by Carol Bodensteiner
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What Paul Meant by Garry Wills
What Paul Meant
by Garry Wills
read in July, 2015
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I enjoyed this short analysis of why Paul is controversial among believers and why he really shouldn't be.
He discusses how some of Paul's 13 books are considered by some to be inauthentic as well as why the remaining books are consistent with Jesus'
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This Republic of Suffering by Drew Gilpin Faust
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An interesting look at the effect of all the suffering and death of the Civil War on the country. An unusual subject and pretty grim, but well worth reading especially if you're a Civil War buff. Some staggering statistics. For instance, more men die ...more
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A Paris Affair by Tatiana de Rosnay
A Paris Affair
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Missoula by Jon Krakauer
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The Brilliant Stage The Story of Frances Walsingham by Angela McLeod
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The Lake House by Kate Morton
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A Test Of Wills by Charles Todd
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More of Christine's books…
Franz Kafka
“Books are a narcotic.”
Franz Kafka

Thomas Jefferson
“I cannot live without books.”
Thomas Jefferson

Paul Auster
“Reading was my escape and my comfort, my consolation, my stimulant of choice: reading for the pure pleasure of it, for the beautiful stillness that surrounds you when you hear an author's words reverberating in your head.”
Paul Auster, The Brooklyn Follies

Fernando Pessoa
“Literature is the most agreeable way of ignoring life.”
Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet

Elbert Hubbard
“To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.”
Elbert Hubbard

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Literazzi meetings--2nd Wednesday of each month, 11 a.m. & 6:30
Literazzi meetings--2nd Wednesday of each month, 11 a.m. & 6:30
Book club meeting, December 10, 2015 11:00AM
Community Room, Simi Valley Public Library, Simi Valley, CA., CA, US

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