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Kristina wants to read 15 books in the 2015 Reading Challenge
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Kristina is finished with The Undead Pool
The Undead Pool by Kim Harrison
The Undead Pool (The Hollows, #12)
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The Death Cure by James Dashner
The Death Cure (Maze Runner, #3)
by James Dashner (Goodreads Author)
read in August, 2014
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The conclusion to the Death Cure has left me satisfied and dissatisfied. I'm satisfied because there was a nice little clean ending with blue skies, green grass, and a romantic sunset. I'm dissatisfied because some of the details in getting there fel ...more
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The Scorch Trials by James Dashner
The Scorch Trials (Maze Runner, #2)
by James Dashner (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2014
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Not happy.

I really, really wanted to love this book. I wanted to have more than just like it. It reads like a really bad nightmare, but one that you can't simply put down and walk away from because you want to know 'why??'

I really don't understand ho
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P.S. I Love You by H. Jackson Brown Jr.
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“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
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The Ghost Brigades by John Scalzi
The Ghost Brigades (Old Man's War, #2)
by John Scalzi (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2014
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Part of me expected more of Old Man's war, and while some of the humor was there, we actually get a more serious look at the CDF. More importantly, we learn a lot about the Ghost Brigades. Scalzi satisfy in this book leaving me wanting more and maybe ...more
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Maya Angelou
“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”
Maya Angelou

H. Jackson Brown Jr.
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
H. Jackson Brown Jr., P.S. I Love You

Albert Einstein
“Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.”
Albert Einstein

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“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.”
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