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Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson
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Things I've Learned from Women Who've Dumped Me by Ben Karlin
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Some of the stories were funnier than others. Some weren't really funny at all.
A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
" At the recomendation of one of my bosses I took this book along on a strenuous 10 mile backcountry hike in Shenandoah that was full of amazing mountain-top vistas, stream crossings, and beautiful rocky trails framed with fall folliage.

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A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
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This is one of my new favorite books. It's great for science nerds and those who are not. For those who already know a lot of the history of which he's writing, be reassured that Bill Bryson will tell you a story that makes you understand and appreci...more
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The Indelible Alison Bechdel by Alison Bechdel
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How can you not love Alison Bechdel? How can you not love Dykes To Watch Out For?
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The Food Life by Steven Jenkins
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This is why I love Fairway. This book really shows how Steven Jenkins goes to great lengths to get the best products for his store, whether it's olive oil or anchovies. He knows his food. He also shares recipes that are easy to follow and look quite...more
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Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
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The Tender Bar by J.R. Moehringer
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Hot, Flat, and Crowded by Thomas L. Friedman
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