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The Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan
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His is the typical genre of book that I like, but I just wasn't into this one. I won't say I've outgrown these types of books, just maybe need to take a break from them!
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The One Thing by Gary Keller
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The Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr.
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This is a good reference, handy for those who feel confident in their composition and grammar skills. It also has some GEMS of quotes, allow me to share a couple of my favorites:

On using active voice:
"Thus, brevity is a by-product of vigor." (giggle
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Cracking the AP U.S. Government & Politics Exam, 2011 Edition by Princeton Review
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Good for the general things you need, but by now this book is terribly outdated and you will need to supplement with other materials. I recommend using the most recent version you can, it does make a difference.
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Inside a U.S. Embassy by Shawn Dorman
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Not that great as study material, but if you are interested in the lives of FSOs and have nothing else to read, the short sections are intriguing.
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The Way Of The Superior Man by David Deida
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Loving What Is by Byron Katie
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Getting to 'I Do' by Patricia Allen
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The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success by Deepak Chopra
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Practical Intuition by Laura Day
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