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The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie
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Alexie's first major literary accomplishment waxes and wanes in its power and comprehensibility. The pathos of each story never falters, each one packing an emotional punch. The tragedy of the various individuals of this modern-day Spokane community ...more
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Plainsong by Kent Haruf
Plainsong (Plainsong, #1)
by Kent Haruf
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I reread this book so that I could remember the characters enough to dive adequately into the sequel and while I enjoyed it, I didn't find it particularly noteworthy other than the distinctive style. That style of writing, bare-bones, minimal, and wi ...more
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How To Make Meetings Work by david straus michael doyle
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Six Thinking Hats by Edward De Bono
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How To Make Meetings Work by david straus michael doyle
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A straightforward book that builds upon a small company's methodology. Their way of structuring meetings with assigned roles that separate out tasks in order to alleviate tension and subjectivity makes a lot of sense. The examples go on a bit too lon ...more
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Essential Torah by George Robinson
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Becoming Native to This Place by Wes Jackson
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Land of Love and Drowning by Tiphanie Yanique
Land of Love and Drowning
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read in October, 2014
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Yanique definitely knows how to create vivid characters living in a vivid land where the landscape is as alive as the people. My two biggest critiques for this novel is (1) the length and (2) the storytelling voices. I lost much of my interest halfwa ...more
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