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The Travels Of Marco Polo by Marco Polo
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We'll Always Have Paris by Ray Bradbury
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An interesting collection of short stories from Ray Bradbury. I bought this book at The Strand Book Store in NYC for my son, Philip. He, of course, had already read it. But that's o.k. because it gave me a chance to read this odd group of short stori...more
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The Fallen Man by Tony Hillerman
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I haven't read any Tony Hillerman books in several years. I think I missed this one when I did read him. I liked this book & found the interplay between the characters interesting.
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Footprints in the Butter by Denise Dietz
Footprints in the Butter
by Denise Dietz
read in April, 2014
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A "vacation" read. Not greatly impressed, but a book to read if you don't want to haul it back home.
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The Pearls of Lutra by Brian Jacques
The Pearls of Lutra
by Brian Jacques
read in April, 2014
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I stumbled across this book while in The Strand Book Store in NYC. I hadn't read it, the price was right, so I bought it and read it while on my trip.

I have enjoyed the Redwall books. This one was no exception. Although this series is considered "You...more
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Proof by Dick Francis
Proof
by Dick Francis
read in April, 2014
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I may have read this once upon a time, but if so I don't remember it. So, given that I think this is an excellent Dick Francis novel, I don't think I've actually read it. I've read many of his books over the years and have usually enjoyed them very m...more
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“We humans are more complicated than animals, and we love through the imagination.”
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Karen Blixen
“I know of a cure for everything: salt water...in one way or the other. Sweat, or tears, or the salt sea.”
Karen Blixen

Sharon Pollock
“There is nobility in the struggle, you don't have to win.”
Sharon Pollock

Johnny Cash
“All your life, you will be faced with a choice. You can choose love or hate…I choose love.”
Johnny Cash

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