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Claudette Colvin by Phillip M. Hoose
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The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer
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The Chaneysville Incident by David Bradley
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I would probably need to reread this before I can fully give it a full five stars- just too many layers for my sad little brain. But there were human characters, dynamic interactions, unknown history, and a complete circle. I loved the idea of "stori...more
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Adultery by Paulo Coelho
Adultery: A novel
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Marcelo in the Real World by Francisco X. Stork
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When a Crocodile Eats the Sun by Peter Godwin
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Villette by Charlotte Brontë
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The Winter of Our Discontent by John Steinbeck
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Insurgent by Veronica Roth
Insurgent (Divergent, #2)
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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

“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

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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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