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The Other F Word by Juliana Ericson
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The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible by Charles Eisenstein
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Cor made a comment in the group Love & Social ChangeBooks & Blogs by Group Members topic
" I think that is an excellent idea. While I like to know what books are out there which might contribute to my better understanding of love and peace, ...more "
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House of Sand and Fog by Andre Dubus III
House of Sand and Fog
by Andre Dubus III
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Another one of my local Goodwill finds.

The author is adept at creating his characters. The book is written with a different character speaking in the chapters throughout the book. Doing this allows the reader to develop sympathy with each character a
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Cor and 2 other people liked Perry Whitford's review of The Portrait of a Lady:
The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James
"Isabel Archer, youngest of three American sisters, the only one unmarried, gets taken in by her rich aunt and travels to Europe. She is a lively, disarming young woman whose "deepest enjoyment was to feel the continuity between the movements of he..." Read more of this review »
Cor and 35 other people liked Natalia's review of The Portrait of a Lady:
The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James
"Ugh.


If I could describe this book in one word it would be "Laborious."

If I were allowed more space, which apparently I am, I would go on to say that in addition to being deathly slow and horrifically boring it is also a little brilliant, a little..." Read more of this review »
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The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James
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This is a long book...a very long book and it takes some getting used to the author's phrasing and word usage. I don't know why I kept on reading this book. I suppose it could be that there was some aspect of the unfolding story I found intriguing, b ...more
Cor made a comment in the group Love & Social ChangePower and Love topic
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"What we're finding is power diminishes all varieties of empathy,
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The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver
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This is probably a four-star book. Kingsolver is a good story teller. In this book she has woven a tale that makes the reader understand better and have sympathy for "illegal" immigrants and those of us who were on the fringes of the high school soci ...more
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