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The Mindfulness Survival Kit by Thích Nhất Hạnh
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Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants, Pearl of Great Price by The Church of Jesus Christ ...
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Che by Spain Rodriguez
Che
by Spain Rodriguez
recommended for: teenagers, adults
read in March, 2014
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I'm no history buff, so I can't say much about the accuracy of Rodriguez's retelling of Che Guevara's life story, but the book itself is easy to read, the illustrations (black and white line drawings) are well-crafted and appropriate for a comic for...more
Midnight's Children by Salman Rushdie
Midnight's Children
by Salman Rushdie
read in August, 2013
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Cranioklepty by Colin Dickey
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I picked this up on a whim, -- the cover art is intriguing, as is the title -- and I was not disappointed. This is a very accessible, fun-to-read nonfiction book that takes you through the history of phrenology without becoming boring. Along the way,...more
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Louis Armstrong, Master of Modernism by Thomas Brothers
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To All Appearances by Josephine Miles
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Josephine Miles was a highly respected scholar and poet, and the first woman to achieve tenure at Berkeley. This collection has become a permanent part of my poetry shelf, and I greatly enjoyed reading it -- not every single poem, but many are wonder...more
Other Traditions by John Ashbery
Other Traditions
by John Ashbery (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2014
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Poet John Ashbery talks about some of the poets whose work has influenced him. For this book he chooses 'minor' poets, and the result is interesting and very readable. For a longer discussion of this book, check out my blogpost on it here: http://out...more
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Jimmy's Blues and Other Poems by James Baldwin
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Buddha's Brain by Rick Hanson
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John Greenleaf Whittier
“The windows of my soul I throw
Wide open to the sun.”
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“My anxiety house a house and a fence and a deer in the yard. A zip code. A plague of starlings.”
Kristy Bowen, Feign

“Language is the amber in which a thousand precious and subtle thoughts have been safely embedded and preserved.”
Richard C. Trench

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