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Every Fifteen Minutes by Lisa Scottoline
Every Fifteen Minutes
by Lisa Scottoline (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2015
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Post #1: I don't know how this one got into my hands- and while it wasn't my usual read, it was enjoyable. Not great, but I finished it. It's like a boy version of "Gone Girl"? Well crafted, and this would make a great movie.

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A Shepherd Looks at Psalm 23 by W. Phillip Keller
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The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks
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This came highly recommended, and while I appreciated the strong female lead, I didn't really care for it overall. I don't know if it was because of the build up, or the exclusive private school setting, or maybe it was just my own jealousy of a (alb ...more
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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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