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Wayfaring Stranger by James Lee Burke
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Wayfaring Stranger: A Novel
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The Judas Field by Howard Bahr
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Fox's Earth by Anne Rivers Siddons
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Nick Adams Stories by Ernest Hemingway
Nick Adams Stories
by Ernest Hemingway
read in April, 2014
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Never read Hemingway before - good place to start.
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Jesus Out to Sea by James Lee Burke
Jesus Out to Sea
by James Lee Burke
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I don't even like short stories BUT this was excellent! I think I have read all of James Lee Burke's book - may have missed one here or there.
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Canada by Richard Ford
Canada
by Richard Ford
read in April, 2014
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Well-written, horribly depressing tale!
o not recommend!

BUT I read it all!
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The Fountain of St. James Court; or, Portrait of the Artist a... by Sena Jeter Naslund
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Grace in Thine Eyes by Liz Curtis Higgs
Grace in Thine Eyes (Lowlands of Scotland, #4)
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Bertrand Russell
“There are two motives for reading a book; one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.”
Bertrand Russell

Eleanor Roosevelt
“Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence.”
Eleanor Roosevelt, The Autobiography of Eleanor Roosevelt

John F. Kennedy
“The Chinese use two brush strokes to write the word 'crisis.' One brush stroke stands for danger; the other for opportunity. In a crisis, be aware of the danger--but recognize the opportunity.”
John F. Kennedy

George R.R. Martin
“Do you want to die old and craven in your bed?- How else? Though not till I'm done reading.”
George R.R. Martin, A Feast for Crows

Laura Hillenbrand
“The paradox of vengefulness is that it makes men dependent upon those who have harmed them, believing that their release from pain will come only when their tormentors suffer.”
Laura Hillenbrand, Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption

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