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Euphoria by Lily King
Euphoria
by Lily King (Goodreads Author)
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The Cloud Spinner by Michael Catchpool
The Cloud Spinner
by Michael Catchpool
read in January, 2013
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This was a lovely book with beautiful pictures. I gave it to my 3 year old grandson and he liked it too.
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The Wreath by Sigrid Undset
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At Home by Bill Bryson
"This is a very hard book to categorize. Ostensibly, it's a description of the author's home in England, but that really doesn't cover it. All I could think of as I was reading it was a great conversation. If we went to his home - an English parson..." Read more of this review »
At Home by Bill Bryson
"I came across a review that dismissed Bill Bryson's work as being entertaining fact collection that doesn't present anything new. I agree wholeheartedly with the sentiment, if not the implication. There is nothing wrong with entertaining fact coll..." Read more of this review »
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The Watchers by Jon Steele
The Watchers
by Jon Steele (Goodreads Author)
read in February, 2013
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I found this book very engaging and did not mind its length. I liked the passages about Switzerland, the cathedral and church history, the local street fair, the European conspiracy, the police, detectives, the mysterious tunnel and fantasy elements. ...more
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A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
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"An entertaining picture of the history of science"

This wonderful story explains how the main discoveries of geology, astronomy, physics, chemistry, and biology occurred over the last several hundred years. By focusing on entertaining aspects of scie
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The Warden by Anthony Trollope
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The Well of Lost Plots by Jasper Fforde
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This was the second of several books I read by Jasper Fforde. It's light, fast reading, humorous science fantasy. A lot of the characters are taken from nursery rhymes. Sounds crazy, but it works. The main character, Thursday Next, can jump into an a ...more
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Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan
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This was fun to read. It reminded me of one by Umberto Eco's The Name of the Rose, a long European mystery with history and craziness in it.
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