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Out of the Dust
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Night and Day by Virginia Woolf
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
The Picture of Dorian Gray
by Oscar Wilde
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Not as noteworthy as I remember, but I still consider using this one in the classroom.
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The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse by Louise Erdrich
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The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman by Ernest J. Gaines
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Dakhmeh by Naveed Noori
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The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
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The Story of Jane by Laura Kaplan
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Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse
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The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
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Luna by Julie Anne Peters
Luna
by Julie Anne Peters
read in January, 2015
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Eye-opening, and I've had good conversations with others who have read it. While some of the characters are drawn with a heavy hand, I think the complex issues was handled well.
More of Melissa's books…
“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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