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Washington: A Life
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Washington by Ron Chernow
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Makeda by Randall Robinson
Makeda
by Randall Robinson
read in April, 2014
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A sprawling book and an eye-opening read.
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While the World Watched by Carolyn Maull McKinstry
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Some People, Some Other Place by J. California Cooper
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Last Train to Istanbul by Ayşe Kulin
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Divergent by Veronica Roth
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
by Veronica Roth (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2014
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I probably would have liked it more if a co-worker hadn't told me the ending (yes- an English teacher told me the ending before I even started it).
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The Associate by John Grisham
The Associate
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Makeda by Randall Robinson
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Divergent by Veronica Roth
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The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Scarlet Letter
by Nathaniel Hawthorne
read in March, 2014
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“Small wonder our national spirit is husk empty. We have more information but less knowledge. More communication but less community. More goods but less goodwill. More of virtually everything save that which the human spirit requires. So distracted have we become sating this new need or that material appetite, we hardly noticed the departure of happiness”
Randall Robinson, The Debt: What America Owes to Blacks

I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
Jorge Luis Borges

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2012 Reading Challenge
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Melissa has completed her goal of reading 30 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
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2013 Reading Challenge
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Melissa has completed her goal of reading 35 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
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