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Carolyn rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Road by Cormac McCarthy
The Road
by Cormac McCarthy
read in October, 2008
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I can't remember the last time i finished a book in one day. The Road grabs hold of you on page one and doesn't let go.

A few of my favorite quotes:
"Then they set out along the blacktop in the gunmetal light, shuffling through the ash, each the other'
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The Mayor's Tongue by Nathaniel Rich
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(i'm a sucker for good typography on the cover)
Carolyn rated a book 2 of 5 stars
Sundays at Tiffany's by James Patterson
Sundays at Tiffany's
by James Patterson (Goodreads Author)
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A very easy (too easy), extremely quick read. Not very challenging (not sure it was supposed to be), just a simple story. Basically a warm and fuzzy book that i've already forgotten.
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A Wolf at the Table by Augusten Burroughs
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I own the book. Now i just need to read it. :o)
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God is Not Great by Christopher Hitchens
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Soooo this book isn't exactly what i thought it would be. Granted, I've only gotten through the forward and chapter one, but i'm already feeling a weeee bit uncomfortable. But maybe that's a good thing.
Carolyn rated a book 4 of 5 stars
The Learners by Chip Kidd
The Learners
by Chip Kidd
read in March, 2008
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It's amazing that Chip Kidd is such a great designer AND he can write. I absolutely loved his first book The Cheese Monkeys and this one doesn't disappoint...it's snarky and designery and a fun, quick read. It's definitely targeted toward advertisi ...more
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The Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
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I tried to read this. Got through 3 chapters. Not really my style. Will try and pick it up again later.
Carolyn rated a book 2 of 5 stars
The Almost Moon by Alice Sebold
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i had big hopes for this book. I really enjoyed Sebold's memoir Lucky and first novel The Lovely Bones<?i>, but this one lacked umph. Although i sympathized with the main character dealing with a less-than-ideal family situation, I just didn't ...more
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Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
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Equally as fascinating as Gladwell's other book The Tipping Point. Really makes you think, consider your decisions differently.

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But in the end it comes down to a matter of respect, and the simplest way that respect is communicated is through t
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