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The Shoemaker's Wife
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After the Music Stopped by Alan S. Blinder
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An Irish Country Doctor by Patrick Taylor
"A very enjoyable, relaxing read with vivid memories of 1960's Ireland."
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The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom
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I had never intended to read this but my son has to read it this summer and I started it one day at the pool. It really made you think of significance of certain people/events in your life in which somebody changed your course and/or changed somebody ...more
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Travels with Charley by John Steinbeck
“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.”
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Unchosen by Hella Winston
"Fascinating book about the lives of some Hasidics who leave their sheltered Brooklyn sects and try to navigate the freedoms offered in the big city. The book highlights the ignorance about sex and education, and also discusses the history of this..." Read more of this review »
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Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg
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I highly recommend this book for women.
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Les Misérables by Victor Hugo
“To love another person is to see the face of God.”
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“The unfed mind devours itself.”
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Khaled Hosseini
“But better to get hurt by the truth than comforted with a lie.”
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Dr. Seuss
“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
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Mark Twain
“If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.”
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