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The Book Thief
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Six Easy Pieces by Richard Feynman
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The first pieces are easy and articulate. The rest of the pieces aren't very well-explained, if you ask me...someone who has read her share of "Physics for dummies" books. Try Asimov. He's better.
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Middlemarch by George Eliot
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Masterpiece.
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Time and the Art of Living by Robert Grudin
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I love books that share little compact morsels of wisdom. This book is something I go back to again and again.
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The Third Chimpanzee by Jared Diamond
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Fascinating...like all his books.
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Collected Poems 1931-1987 by Czesław Miłosz
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I've been rereading these poems. My favorite is "Love".
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Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
Kafka on the Shore
by Haruki Murakami
read in May, 2009
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i can't put into words how i feel about this book...its nearest comparison is an episode of twin peaks. i don't usually read fiction unless it has a fresh approach. well, this was pretty darn fresh.
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The Book Thief
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Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
Madame Bovary
by Gustave Flaubert
read in January, 2000
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