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Every Day by David Levithan
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As a reader of this novel, one must suspend disbelief. There is an underlining theme: people are people no matter weight, color, nationality, gender,and sex preference. I read a few reviews written by adults, and I understand their frustrations with...more
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Lonely Planet Spain by Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Spain
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I love and trust Lonely Planet's guides. I've used them for years, now.
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Tender Is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Tender Is the Night
by F. Scott Fitzgerald
read in March, 2014
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What a sad ending to a beautifully written story. If you enjoy TiTN, I suggest you read the story of Gerald and Sara Murphy in Everybody was So Young. Trust me.
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Everybody Was So Young by Amanda Vaill
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Everybody Was So Young by Amanda Vaill
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I'm only 1/2 finished with this non-fiction piece. Truly a fascinating tale of Gerald and Sara Murphy, a larger than life couple who knew and loved the expats who roamed Paris's streets in the 1920s -- The Fitzgeralds, the Hemingways, Cole Porter, Do...more
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Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
Eleanor & Park
by Rainbow Rowell (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2014
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I loved this novel. A sweet simple love story (with all the neurosis that most girls -- and women -- experience.) The last twenty pages had me in tears - a bitter sweet (more on the sweet side) story.
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The One Hundred Year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and D... by Jonas Jonasson
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I picked up this novel in Madrid's airport on a vacation, and admittedly, it took me three months to finish the book because I'd read other books in between; however, I did enjoy the motley characters and the cleverness of the plot. It's an easy read...more
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High Fidelity by Nick Hornby
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William Shakespeare
“Lord Polonius: What do you read, my lord?
Hamlet: Words, words, words.
Lord Polonius: What is the matter, my lord?
Hamlet: Between who?
Lord Polonius: I mean, the matter that you read, my lord.”
William Shakespeare, Hamlet

William Shakespeare
“You speak an infinite deal of nothing.”
William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice

Charles Dickens
“Mr. Cruncher... always spoke of the year of our Lord as Anna Dominoes: apparently under the impression that the Christian era dated from the invention of a popular game, by a lady who had bestowed her name upon it. ”
Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities

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