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Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
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Years ago my father in law gave me Enders Game as a Christmas present and I really liked it. I lent it to someone and forgot to whom I lent it and I never got it back. Then this summer Graham Austin is visiting Seth for a week and brings Enders Game...more
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"I put this book only ahead of Digital Fortress. Sad thing is for 3/4 of the book, it was as strong as Angels, his best book. But Dan just didn't have...more "
The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown
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The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau
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I thought the movie was poorly done and then I read the book, and it was poorly done, too. Like 'A Train to Potevka', the book plot is pretty compelling but the execution is flawed. The movie suffers from what I call 'The Harry Potter Syndrome'. Mean...more
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"Kyle, what is your email address? Send it to me at jcabess@hotmail.com. Its the one time of the year I email you.

Joel
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"What if you have no money to invest? I saw a funny cartoon years ago. This guy reads an ad that says 'get rich quick. Send $20 for details'. So he sen...more "
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"Joan wrote: "Wow! Joel, being under-employed (that's my new term) is really stimulating your reading. And you explained this so well that I wrote the...more "
Longitude by Dava Sobel
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This book is short, only 120 pages or so, and its a great read. I never appreciated how the discovery of longitude changed the world. I'll try to explain it here. Latitude dissects the earth in staight horizontal lines from the equator to both poles....more
A Train to Potevka by Mike Ramsdell
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Did anyone like the movie 'The Cinderella Man'? Its a movie about a boxer (true story). It got mixed reviews. I found the movie compelling, from this singular point of view. The movie painted a very vivid and fascinating portrayal of poverty and surv...more
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