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recommended for: "There's no singing school but studying/Monuments of its own magnificence"
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Katie Katie said: "Will probably be on the "currently reading" shelf for ever, even longer than the stuff I'm supposedly reading for work. I still have my copy of the first edition that I've had since high school, that I studied and read and studied and learned to writ...more "

 
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Katie Katie said: "Good book. The idea is that you can't manage away your anxiety, you can't get rid of it, but you can live a meaningful, satisfying life with it, and as you do, anxiety will become less troublesome. I've personally found that to be true of depression....more "

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Stars Come Out Within by Jean Little
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Latawnya, the Naughty Horse, Learns to Say "No" to Drugs by Sylvia Scott Gibson
" I learned that horses should just say no to alcohol and "smoking drugs". This is a cautionary tale of the risky behavior amongst horses. The illustrations are stupendous and the tale is heart wrenching. I have added this review found on Amazon bec... " Read more of this review »
Latawnya, the Naughty Horse, Learns to Say "No" to Drugs by Sylvia Scott Gibson
" I can honestly say that this is the best book about horses abusing drugs I have ever read. "
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Candide by Voltaire
Candide: or Optimism
by Voltaire
read in July, 2014
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This is a quick read and pretty much a scream, except for the tragic parts. Candide continues in his increasingly desperate optimism in spite of the constant slapstick his life has turned into. It’s the best of all possible worlds, he insists, as he...more
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With so much effort being poured into church growth, so much press being given to the benefits of faith, and so much flexing of religious muscle in the public square, the poor in spirit have no one but Jesus to call them blessed anymore.Barbara Brown Taylor
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Dragon Business, The by Kevin J. Anderson
Dragon Business, The
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Dragon Business, The by Kevin J. Anderson
Dragon Business, The
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Yiddish with Dick and Jane by Ellis Weiner
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Can't vouch for the Yiddish but this is so much better than the originals.

Sally is all grown up and teaching a course in Transgressive Feminist Ceramics.
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