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Zach S rated a book 4 of 5 stars
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
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It was very easy for me to compare this book to other books that try to teach about human nature and social issues. A few months ago I delved into Ishmael. This book was written to expose a way of thinking. It was written to bring a theory about life...more
Zach S rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien
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The text The Things They Carried makes for a very enjoyable read. I have never read a book like this before, and I was very surprised with the amount of enjoyment this book gave me. It presents an angle of war that I have never read before. This book...more
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Zach S rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Ishmael by Daniel Quinn
Ishmael: An Adventure of the Mind and Spirit
by Daniel Quinn (Goodreads Author)
read in October, 2012
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Ishmael is a book comprised of a fascinating dialogue between a pupil that posses an “earnest desire to save the world,” (4) and a teacher, who happens to be a full grown gorilla.

When one takes a look at the world around them, what does he see? This...more
Zach S and 10 other people liked Lou's review of Of Mice and Men:
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
" Oustanding short heart warming story

Some facts about the book, author and the movies..
Of Mice and Men was adapted for the screen three times, the first in 1939, two years after the publication of the novel. This adaptation of Of Mice and Men stars...
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Zach S and 57 other people liked Mariel's review of Of Mice and Men:
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
" [Reading other goodreads reviews of this brings home to me that I really was in the classes for kids they'd given up on. I never read Of Mice and Men as required reading assignment.]

Tell us how it's gonna be...

I've never wanted a book to spontaneo... " Read more of this review »
Zach S and 165 other people liked Nataliya's review of Of Mice and Men:
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
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Well, somehow I've managed to read close to 800 books by now, and none of those had been Of Mice and Men. That has been remedied now, and I'm feeling emotionally drained by it. So yeah.

I suppose pretty much everyone knows the heartbreaking story o... " Read more of this review »
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There is no one right way to live.Daniel Quinn
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But why? Why do you need prophets to tell you how you ought to live? Why do you need anyone to tell you how you ought to liveDaniel Quinn
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Charlie Higson
“If a wolf attacks his sheep, the shepard kills the wolf, but he eats the sheep when he's hungry.”
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J.K. Rowling
“Mr. Moony presents his compliments to Professor Snape, and begs him to keep his abnormally large nose out of other people's business.
Mr. Prongs agrees with Mr. Moony, and would like to add that Professor Snape is an ugly git.
Mr. Padfoot would like to register his astonishment that an idiot like that ever became a professor.
Mr. Wormtail bids Professor Snape good day, and advises him to wash his hair, the slimeball.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Daniel Quinn
“But why? Why do you need prophets to tell you how you ought to live? Why do you need anyone to tell you how you ought to live”
Daniel Quinn, Ishmael

Daniel Quinn
“There is no one right way to live.”
Daniel Quinn, Ishmael

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