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The Runaway Bunny by Margaret Wise Brown
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The Seven Chinese Sisters by Kathy Tucker
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This was a winner for us... Mary (2.5) loved the counting, the sisters, the baby, the dragon... I loved the teamwork, the different talents, and the helpfulness... and we could stand to read it again and again (which we did, until we took it back to...more
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Catherine of Siena by Don Brophy
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Julian of Norwich by Julian of Norwich
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Julian of Norwich by Amy Frykholm
Julian of Norwich: A Contemplative Biography
by Amy Frykholm (Goodreads Author)
read in January, 2011
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Stress the "contemplative" in the title--no one really knows much about her life, so this is more of an artful blend of what we know of 14th century England and how her writings/theology would have developed in that environment. I would personally us...more
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She voted for: I almost never notice who published the book.
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The Path Between the Seas by David McCullough
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I'm less than halfway through, but I'm loving it so far. It reads like a suspense novel, developing the story line and characters very dramatically (without being cheesy). It's an amazing story--and I haven't really gotten to the construction yet, wh...more
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Garlic and Sapphires by Ruth Reichl
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In the Wake of the Plague by Norman F. Cantor
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Ancient Maya by Arthur Demarest
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